25 February 2021, 18:00

Members of the Working Group on Drafting Laws on Democracy Discussed a Number of Important Issues of the Draft Law on Local Referendum

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25 February 2021, 17:30

"A local referendum is a real mechanism to force local authorities to listen to the needs of communities," Ruslan Stefanchuk

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25 February 2021, 16:30

Chairperson of the Committee on Foreign Policy and Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation Oleksandr Merezhko met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Ukraine Yagmur Ahmet Guldere

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25 February 2021, 10:34

Representatives of the Committee on Foreign Policy and Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation met with representatives of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania

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25 February 2021, 10:32

"The Parliament is looking for opportunities to optimize the voting system," Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Dmytro Razumkov

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25 February 2021, 10:26

The Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada discussed with the Speaker of the Saeima of Latvia the possibilities of strengthening inter-parliamentary cooperation

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24 February 2021, 12:07

The Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China

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24 February 2021, 12:05

Ukraine, Poland and Lithuania will hold meeting of the Interparliamentary Assembly in July

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17 February 2021

Adopted as a basis the Draft Law “On Amending the Law of Ukraine ‘On Ensuring Commercial Registration of Natural Gas’ As Regards the Timeframes for Establishing Meters for Natural Gas Consumers”

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12 February 2021

Impersonal voting must disappear from the Parliament of Ukraine forever,” Ruslan Stefanchuk

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02 February 2021

Adopted the Resolution “On the Approval of the National Security and Defense of Ukraine of 1 February 2021 ‘On Application of Sectoral Special Economic and Other Restrictive Measures (Sanctions) to the Republic of Nicaragua’”

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25 February 2021

Members of the Working Group on Drafting Laws on Democracy Discussed a Number of Important Issues of the Draft Law on Local Referendum

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25 February 2021

"A local referendum is a real mechanism to force local authorities to listen to the needs of communities," Ruslan Stefanchuk

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25 February 2021

Chairperson of the Committee on Foreign Policy and Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation Oleksandr Merezhko met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Ukraine Yagmur Ahmet Guldere

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25 February 2021

Representatives of the Committee on Foreign Policy and Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation met with representatives of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania

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23 February 2021

“Only when laws are based on a system of checks and balances of all branches of government, they can be supported in society,” Ruslan Stefanchuk

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23 February 2021

Adopted the Law of Ukraine “On Amending Certain Laws of Ukraine to Resume Competitions for Public Service Positions and Other Public Service Issues” with proposals of the President of Ukraine

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23 February 2021

The Committee on Social Policy and Protection of Veterans' Rights discussed social policy issues to ensure the rights of Defenders of Ukraine and members of their families, members of the families of deceased Defenders of Ukraine

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23 February 2021

“It is necessary to form a single legally regulated approach to lawmaking,” Ruslan Stefanchuk

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17 July 2020, 19:19

VRU Speaker inks a decree to convene a special sitting on July 21

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )

The Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Dmytro Razumkov has signed a decree “On convening an extraordinary plenary sitting of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the IX convocation”.
  • The meeting is called on demand of Ukrainian parliamentarians in pursuance of Part 2 of Article 83 of the Constitution of Ukraine and in accordance with Part 2 of Article 11 of the Verkhovna Rada’s rules of procedure.
  • The extraordinary sitting is to take place on the 21st of July, 2020 at 12 am.
  • Provisional agenda:

1)     Bill No.3658 “On amendments to some laws of Ukraine concerning enhanced support for the production of electricity from alternative energy sources”.

2)     Draft resolution No.3650 "On the formation and liquidation of districts".

3)     Bill No.3807 “On amendments to the Law of Ukraine ‘On the state budget of Ukraine for 2020’ as to proper funding of renewal of the institute of social workers majoring in finding and attending to families (persons) in difficult life circumstances”.

4)     Bill No.2398-d “On defence procurement”.

5)     Draft resolution No.3773 “On authorized representatives of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to the select committee for the post of Chairman of the National Agency of Ukraine for finding, tracing and management of assets derived from corruption and other crimes”.

6)     Bill No.3739 “On amendments to the Law of Ukraine ‘On public procurement’ so as to create factors for sustained development and modernization of the national industry”.

7)     Bill No.2207-1-d “On waste management”.

8)     Bill No.2412-d “On intelligence”.

9)     Bill No.3355-1 “On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine as to defining entities subject to anti-graft legislation”.

10)  Bill No.2258 “On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine regarding stronger protection of trademarks and industrial designs and combating patent trolling”.

11)  Bill No.2259 “On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine (regarding the patent law reform)”.

12)  Bill No.2456 “On amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code of Ukraine regarding criminal proceedings in courts of first instance conducted by a panel of judges”.

13)  Draft resolutions “On the abolition of the decision of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of 14 July 2020 regarding the adoption of the Law of Ukraine ‘On state regulation of activities in the organization and conduct of gambling’” (Nos.2285-d-P, 2285-d-P1, 2285-d-P2).

14)  Bill No.3760 “On state support for investment projects with sizeable investments”.

15)  Bill No.2275 “On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine so as to stabilize the functioning of the obligatory state social insurance system”.

16)  Bill No.0856 “On agricultural cooperation”.

17)  Bill No.3718 “On essentials of youth policy”.

18)   Bill No.3060 “On amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine so as to promote and strengthen international competitiveness of the video and film production industry”.

19)    Draft resolution No.2426-P “On the abolition of the decision of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of 14 July 2020 regarding the adoption on the second reading of the draft Law of Ukraine ‘On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine (so as to unshadow the market of metallurgical raw materials and scrap metal operations)’”.

20)     Draft resolution No.2524-P “On the abolition of the decision of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of 14 July 2020 regarding the adoption on the second reading of the draft Law of Ukraine “On amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine concerning the functioning of an electronic cabinet and streamlining the work of individual entrepreneurs”.