Within the Scope of Interest


Tue, 15/09/2020 - 16:15

MPs supported changes to the procedure for work in the plenary regime of the Verkhovna Rada from September 15 to September 18, 2020, by 264 votes in favor. Changes provide MPs to work on Tuesday from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m., on Wednesday from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m., on Thursday from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m. and on Friday from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. (after Government Hour will be a plenary sitting, and from 1 p.m.

MPs Changed Schedule of the Verkhovna Rada Plenary Sittings

Tue, 15/09/2020 - 15:00

MPs adopted Bill # 3608 on Making Amendments to the Rules of Procedure of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine regarding the Schedule of Plenary Sessions in the second and final readings. A total of 315 MPs voted in favor.

Bill proposes to hold only morning parliamentary sittings: on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, unless otherwise decided (ad hoc) by the Parliament. The plenary sitting will last from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m. (Friday - up to 4 p.m.), with a break from 12 p.m. to 12.30 p.m.

Conciliation Board Meeting and positions of Factions and Groups

Mon, 14/09/2020 - 14:45

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Dmytro Razumkov at the Conciliation Board meeting informed about the preliminary budget consideration this week and mentioned his visits to the Republic of Lithuania and the Republic of Poland; stressed on 3 000 confirmed new cases of COVID-19 in Ukraine (including among MPs) and  that Kyiv entered the orange zone.


Fri, 04/09/2020 - 16:15

MPs did not support draft resolutions as final: #2098-P and #2098-P1 on Cooperation of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of September 1, 2020, on Adoption in the second reading and as a final bill on Amendments to the Final and Transitional Provisions of the Law of Ukraine "On Electricity Market" on Electricity Formation resi