22 January 2021, 16:00

The parliamentary group of the Verkhovna Rada of inter-parliamentary relations with the Hellenic Republic identified work priorities for 2021

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22 January 2021, 14:57

The Committee on Ukraine’s Integration into the European Union considered a number of draft laws on compliance with EU law and Ukraine's international legal obligations

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22 January 2021, 14:43

A meeting with members of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania was held in the Committee on Foreign Policy and Interparliamentary Cooperation

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22 January 2021, 11:15

The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine took part in the solemn events on the occasion of the Day of Unity of Ukraine

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22 January 2021, 09:04

The Committee on Public Health, Medical Assistance and Medical Insurance recommends adopting as a basis and in general the draft law on state registration of medicines under the obligation

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22 January 2021, 08:45

Congratulations of Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Dmytro Razumkov on the Day of Unity of Ukraine

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21 January 2021, 18:00

The Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada about the fire in Kharkiv: The causes of the tragedy must be established, the perpetrators must be punished

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21 January 2021, 16:33

Foreign policy aspects of deoccupation of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol in the context of the parliamentary dimension were discussed during joint committee hearings

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23 December 2020

Ukraine's participation in the European Green Course discussed during hearings in the Committee on Environmental Policy and Nature Management

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05 November 2020

The draft Law “On the Principles of State Anticorruption Policy for 2020-2024” was adopted as a basis

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23 October 2020

MPs work on districts

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22 January 2021

The parliamentary group of the Verkhovna Rada of inter-parliamentary relations with the Hellenic Republic identified work priorities for 2021

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22 January 2021

The Committee on Ukraine’s Integration into the European Union considered a number of draft laws on compliance with EU law and Ukraine's international legal obligations

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22 January 2021

A meeting with members of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania was held in the Committee on Foreign Policy and Interparliamentary Cooperation

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22 January 2021

The Committee on Public Health, Medical Assistance and Medical Insurance recommends adopting as a basis and in general the draft law on state registration of medicines under the obligation

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21 January 2021

Foreign policy aspects of deoccupation of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol in the context of the parliamentary dimension were discussed during joint committee hearings

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21 January 2021

Implementation of the National Emission Reduction Plan of Ukraine was discussed during the hearings in the Committee on Environmental Policy and Nature Management

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21 January 2021

The Committee on Rules of Procedure, Parliamentary Ethics and Administration of Verkhovna Rada’s Work recommends adoption of the draft law on improving the electronic form of document circulation in the Parliament as a basis and in general

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21 January 2021

Deputy groups on inter-parliamentary relations of Ukraine and Bulgaria discussed issues of cooperation between the countries

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News

21 July 2020, 17:00

Extraordinary sitting of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )

The extraordinary sitting of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the IX convocation.

The Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Dmytro Razumkov opened the special sitting of the Parliament.

He clued in that the meeting was 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.

Afterwards, there was performed the National Anthem of Ukraine.

MP Andrii Parubii spoke of behalf of two parliamentary factions. He also stated that the PP ‘European Solidarity’ faction insisted that the language bill be withdrawn today.

Parliamentarians then proceeded to the business of the day.

 

  • Bills, legislations and resolutions passed/rejected

 

On electricity production: Draft bill No.3658 

“On amendments to some laws of Ukraine concerning enhanced support for the production of electricity from alternative energy sources”. After taking all the amendments submitted into account, the bill was adopted as law on the second reading by 288 assenting votes.


On social workers: Draft bill No. 3807

The bill “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” was sent for revision by 228 ayes.


On industry modernization: Draft bill No.3739

The bill “On amendments to the Law of Ukraine ‘On public procurement’ so as to create factors for sustained development and modernization of the national industry” was backed on the first reading by 248 votes in favour.

 

On waste management: Draft bill No.2207-1-d

The bill “On waste management” was approved on the first reading by 264 MPs.

 

On intelligence: Draft bill No.2412-d 

The bill “On intelligence” was referred for a repeat second reading.

 

On combating patent trolling: Draft No.2258 

The bill “On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine regarding stronger protection of trademarks and industrial designs and combating patent trolling” was taken as law on the second reading by 252 ayes.

 

On patent law reform: Draft bill No.2259

The bill “On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine (regarding the patent law reform)” was confirmed on the second reading as law by 238 members of parliament.

 

On proceedings conducted by a panel of judges: Draft bill No.2456

The parliament carried the bill “On amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code of Ukraine regarding criminal proceedings in courts of first instance conducted by a panel of judges” on the second reading by 278 MPs.

 

On sizeable investments: Draft bill No.3760

The bill “On state support for investment projects with sizeable investments” was endorsed by 244 ayes on the first reading.


On agricultural cooperation: Draft bill No.0856

The parliament took the bill “On agricultural cooperation” as law on the second reading by 238 MPs.

 

On youth policy: Draft bill No.3718

Parliamentarians passed the bill “On essentials of youth policy” on the first reading by 265 votes.

 

On the video and film production industry: Draft bill No.3060

MPs have taken the bill “On amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine so as to promote and strengthen international competitiveness of the video and film production industry” on its first and second readings.

 

The presiding officer closed the special sitting.