22 May 2016, 22:49

Verkhovna Rada Chairperson Andrii Parubii congratulates Patriarch Filaret on 50 years on bishopric service at Kyiv cathedra

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21 May 2016, 08:00

Verkhovna Rada Chairperson Andrii Parubii congratulates Ukrainians on Europe Day

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21 May 2016, 07:45

Verkhovna Rada Chairperson Andrii Parubii congratulates scientists on Day of Science

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20 May 2016, 16:47

Last week people's deputies worked at plenary meetings, parliamentary hearings, Committee meetings and took part in other events

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20 May 2016, 15:20

Verkhovna Rada Committee on Transport discusses directions of road-transport sector reform in 2016

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20 May 2016, 15:01

Strengthening the role of civil society in implementation of Ukraine's foreign policy is discussed at round table in Verkhovna Rada Committee on Foreign Affairs

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20 May 2016, 14:18

Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine holds plenary meeting on Friday

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20 May 2016, 12:55

Verkhovna Rada Committee on National Security and Defense listens to report of representatives of Military Prosecutor's Office and Ministry of Defence on proceedings in cases on investigation of facts of systematic reduction of defense capacity of our country through sale at underestimated prices of weapons, military equipment before the start of military aggression in East of Ukraine

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18 June 2015

Verkhovna Rada adopts as a basis draft law "On introduction of amendments into some legislative acts of Ukraine" (as to improvement of individual deposit guarantee system and withdrawal of insolvent banks from market)

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23 February 2015

The Committee on European Integration considered the bill on amendments to the Law “On the State Budget of Ukraine for 2015”

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05 January 2014

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Rybak congratulated citizens of Berdychiv on the occasion of the 70th liberation anniversary from fascist invaders

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21 May 2016

Verkhovna Rada Chairperson Andrii Parubii congratulates Ukrainians on Europe Day

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21 May 2016

Verkhovna Rada Chairperson Andrii Parubii congratulates scientists on Day of Science

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20 May 2016

Last week people's deputies worked at plenary meetings, parliamentary hearings, Committee meetings and took part in other events

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20 May 2016

Verkhovna Rada Committee on Transport discusses directions of road-transport sector reform in 2016

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20 May 2016

Strengthening the role of civil society in implementation of Ukraine's foreign policy is discussed at round table in Verkhovna Rada Committee on Foreign Affairs

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20 May 2016

Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine holds plenary meeting on Friday

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20 May 2016

Verkhovna Rada Committee on National Security and Defense listens to report of representatives of Military Prosecutor's Office and Ministry of Defence on proceedings in cases on investigation of facts of systematic reduction of defense capacity of our country through sale at underestimated prices of weapons, military equipment before the start of military aggression in East of Ukraine

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20 May 2016

Verkhovna Rada Committee on Construction, Urban Development, Housing and Communal Services discusses issue of ensuring timely revision of utility tariffs

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News 2

22 February 2014, 17:16

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Resolution “On self-withdrawal of the President of Ukraine from performing his constitutional duties and setting early elections of the President of Ukraine”

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )


RESOLUTION

OF THE VERKHOVNA RADA OF UKRAINE

“On self-withdrawal of the President of Ukraine from performing his constitutional duties and setting early elections of the President of Ukraine”

 

In view of the fact that the President of Ukraine has withdrawn from performing constitutional authorities, which threatens governance of the state, territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine, as well as mass violation of citizens’ rights and freedoms and proceeding from the circumstances of extreme urgency and expressing the sovereign will of Ukrainian people, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine resolves:

 

 1. To determine that the President of Ukraine V.Yanukovych has in the non-constitutional manner withdrawn from performing constitutional powers and is the one that does not perform his duties.

2. Under clause 7 of part one of article 85 of the Constitution of Ukraine, set early elections of the President of Ukraine for May 25, 2014.

3. This Resolution comes into force on the day of its adoption.

 

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine                     O.TURCHYNOV

 

 

Kyiv

February 22, 2014

No. 757-VІІ