Within the Scope of Interest


Mon, 13/07/2020 - 18:30

The Servant of the People faction MP Andriy Motovylovets apologizes for his behavior on Friday, July 3, when he by accident touched a hand of woman MP. The European Solidarity faction co-chair and a co-founder of the Equal Opportunities Inter-Faction Union Iryna Gerashchenko accepted apologizes. 

Parliament Will Continue to Prepare Documents in Paper or Electronic Form until February 2, 2020

Mon, 13/07/2020 - 17:15

Verkhovna Rada adopted bill #3720 on Amendments to Clause 3 of Section II "Final and Transitional Provisions" of the Law of Ukraine "On Amendments to the Rules of Procedure of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on Improving the Electronic Form of Document Circulation in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine".

MPs Make Changes to the Budget 2020 to Hold Local Elections by Taking Back Funds from COVID-19 Fund

Mon, 13/07/2020 - 17:00

MPs adopted bill # 3712 on Amendments to Annexes № 3 and № 6 to the Law of Ukraine "On the State Budget of Ukraine for 2020" on Financial Support of Elections. A total of 332 MPs baked bill in the first reading and a total of 330 MPs supported it as final.

Conciliation Board Meeting and Positions of Factions and Groups

Mon, 13/07/2020 - 16:45

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Dmytro Razumkov opened the Conciliation Board Meeting. He informed that this plenary week MPs will work on making changes to the state budget and will consider agrarian reform, etc. He expressed his concerns on the forest fires in Luhansk Oblast. Razumkov confirmed that the Parliament will hold further extraordinary sittings. Today’s extraordinary sitting will be on local elections and budget changes. He announced there will be one more extraordinary sitting tomorrow, July 14, at 3 p.m. at the request from 150 MPs.


Fri, 03/07/2020 - 19:15

MPs continued consideration of bill #2285-d on state regulation of activities related to the organization and conduct of gambling. They finished with amendment #89 and will continue. A list of amendments, which were backed: 1930, 249, 268, 655, 669, 2489, 2496, 2550, 2566, 2584, 2597, 2601, 2616, 2635, 3308, 3317, 3033, 3035, 3437, 3449, 3450, 183, 184, 2279, 85, 89.

Sitting ended at 2.01 p. m.