26 February 2020, 18:17

Vekhovna Rada holds IPTAC Coordination meeting

26 February 2020, 17:11

VRada’s speaker holds a seminal meeting with Estonian foreign minister U.Reinsalu, aiming to boost mutual cooperation on the global scene shortly

26 February 2020, 16:45

Dmytro Razumkov meets Estonian defence minister J. Luik

26 February 2020, 15:45

VRU Chairman meets his colleague from Estonia’s Riigikogu H. Polluaas

26 February 2020, 13:15

D.Razumkov at “e-Estonia” admin centre, sharing his vision of how to build e-Ukraine before long

25 February 2020, 20:01

Speaker D.Razumkov in a friendly meeting with Estonian President K.Kaljulaid

25 February 2020, 16:45

D.Razumkov’s visit to Estonia starts on February 25

25 February 2020, 15:00

VRU speaker D.Razumkov, Latvian President E. Levits exchanging views over deeper cooperation between two states

27 August 2019

Speaker briefs on Rada-3 touch key developments

11 July 2016

Verkhovna Rada Committee on State Building, Regional Policy and Local Self-Government recommends Ukrainian Parliament adopt draft law "On amendments to some legislative acts of Ukraine" (as to voluntary unification of territorial communities) as a basis

02 June 2016

"We return to Ukrainian right on truth". Speech of President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

26 February 2020

Vekhovna Rada holds IPTAC Coordination meeting

25 February 2020

VRada’s speaker meets Latvian premier and invites him to visit Ukraine amidst talks on deeper mutual cooperation

24 February 2020

O.Kondratiuk, K.Szczerski (Poland) in talks over vital points of bilateral relations

24 February 2020

Ukraine-Poland PA meeting slated for late March in Warsaw

21 February 2020

Committees round-up: Daily

21 February 2020

Vice speaker O.Kondratiuk makes for Poland with her working visit

21 February 2020

VRU delegation partakes in 19th OSCE PA Winter Meeting, Vienna

21 February 2020

Friday’s morning session



11 September 2019, 18:46

Wednesday’s evening session is over

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )

350 parliamentarians have registered to participate in the evening section.


The evening section

The Chairman Dmytro Razumkov opened the evening round of the plenary sitting.


Laws, bills and resolutions passed


On financial restructuring

--Draft bill No.1070

The bill is aimed at expanding the application by Ukrainian banks of the Law of Ukraine "On financial restructuring", which is thought to result in the increase of out-of-court settlements on debt litigations. 302 parliamentarians approved the first reading of the draft bill No.1070.

On simpler fiscal reporting

--Draft bill No.1057

The parliament passed the draft bill No.1057 “On amendments to the Law of Ukraine “On collection and accounting a single contribution to obligatory state social insurance" regarding uniform reporting on a single contribution to obligatory state social insurance and on personal income tax”.

The draft law is designed to deepen and widen the tax reform, one of the tasks of which is to simplify and unify procedures of reporting to regulatory agencies. It is planned, in particular, to integrate the single contribution and personal income tax reports into one file, which is thought to lessen the reporting workload. The first reading of the draft bill was approved by 318 members of parliament.

On uniform fiscal reporting

--Draft bill No.1072

The bill is to amend the Tax Code of Ukraine to provide a consolidated reporting form both for a single contribution to obligatory state social insurance and personal income tax. 317 parliamentarians confirmed the bill “On amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine regarding consolidated reporting on a single contribution to obligatory state social insurance and personal income tax” on the first reading.


On NACP reloading

--Draft bill No.1029 (including the draft bill No.1029-1 as the alternate)

The Verkhovna Rada carried the draft bill No.1029 “On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine regarding ensuring the effective institutional mechanism for corruption prevention” on the first reading by 283 ayes. The bill aims to create a legal platform for restarting the National Agency on Corruption Prevention (NACP) to improve its effectiveness.


On non-recognition of Russian local elections in Crimea

--Draft resolution No.2119

Bohdan Yaremenko, the chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Foreign Policy and Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation, presented the draft resolution No.2119 “On the statement by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on the non-recognition of legitimacy of the so called local elections in the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine – the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the City of Sevastopol”.

"Our statement will unlikely bring Crimea back, but it will be a clear evidence that Ukraine's national idea is to return our occupied territories, bring our citizens back to Ukraine," he commented. The paper was supported by 325 lawgivers.


On renaming of some settlements

--Draft resolution No.2093

By 294 ayes the parliament changed the name of Ivanivka village (Liubashiv district, Odesa oblast (region)) to Yanovka village.

--Draft resolution No.2094

By 290 votes the parliament changed the name of Riabukhyne village (Nova Vodolaha district, Kharkiv oblast (region) to Huliai Pole village.

--Draft resolution No.2095

By 295 votes the parliament changed the name of Melykhivka village (Nova Vodolaha district, Kharkiv oblast (region)) to Mykolaivka village.

--Draft resolution No.2096

By 308 ayes the parliament changed the name of Tekuche village (Kosiv district, Ivano-Frankivsk oblast (region)) to Tekucha village.


The presiding officer closed the evening section of the meeting.


The parliament shall meet next time on September 12, 2019 at 10 am.