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Government Hour

Fri, 04/09/2020 - 14:15

At the beginning of the Government Hour, Parliamentary group Trust and Parliamentary group For the Future requested a break, which they replaced with a speech on Belarus support. The European Solidarity faction also asked for a break and asked for the creation of an investigation commission on Vagner paralimitary in Belarus.

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Dmytro Razumkov announced that Prime Minister Denys Shmygal was present and clarified the time limits for speeches:

20 minutes for Minister of Health Maksym Stepanov speech;


Thu, 03/09/2020 - 15:30

VR rejected bill on electoral procedure

MPs failed to pass bill # 3971 Amending Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine to Adjust Some Electoral Procedures. Only a total of 203 MPs voted in favor of sending it for revision.


Wed, 02/09/2020 - 15:45

VR considered bills on administrative reform

The Parliament passed in the first reading bill #3913 on making amendments to some laws of Ukraine on the establishment of military-civil administrations. A total of  240 MPs backed the bill.

MP Leros Excluded from Servant of the People Faction

Wed, 02/09/2020 - 14:15

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Dmytro Razumkov made the announcement that MP Geo Leros, according to the Rules of Procedure of the Verkhovna Rada, had been excluded from the Servant of the People faction.

Yesterday, on September 1, MP Geo Leros gave a speech from the rostrum criticizing the Head of the Office of the President Andriy Yermak, corruption in the judicial branch and mentioned his car burned on Friday, August 28, 2020.