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Parliament Received Conclusion of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine Regarding a Bill on Parliamentary Consultative, Advisory, and Other Auxiliary Bodies

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 16:00

The Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Dmytro Razumkov informed MPs on receival of conclusion from the Constitutional court of Ukraine regarding compliance of the bill #1028 on making amendment to the Article 85 of the Constitution of Ukraine (on consultative, advisory, and other auxiliary bodies of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine) with the Constitution of Ukraine.

Verkhovna Rada Deprived MP Yaroslav Dubnevych of His Deputy Immunity and Provided Its Consent for His Arrest

Thu, 31/10/2019 - 12:30

Verkhovna RADA of Ukraine supported three motions by the Prosecutor General on granting consent by the Parliament to criminal prosecution, detention, and arrest of the People's Deputy of Ukraine Yaroslav Dubnevych.

332 MPs voted for providing VR consent for criminal prosecution of MP Yaroslav Dubnevych, 241 MPs – for his detention, and 229 MPs – for his arrest.

Prior to the voting, Prosecutor General Ruslan Riaboshapka provided arguments for the motions.