USAID RADA Program held roundtable about the voting procedure, the status of the laws and the quorum

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 11:00

USAID RADA Program organized a public discussion on "Problem of voting: quorum and status of laws" on November 3.

The discussion covered:

  •  Risks and benefits of introducing a simple majority vote
  • Introduction of a voting system for ordinary laws by a simple majority and an absolute majority for special (Recommendation No. 13 of the Roadmap on internal reform and institutional capacity building of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine)

Members of the Working Group on Parliamentary reform, the staff of the VR Secretariat, experts, lawyers, civil society, and journalists participated in the roundtable.