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13 May 2021, 13:00

Statement of the members of the Ukraine-Israel Parliamentary Friendship Group on the aggravation of the situation in the Middle East

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The Committee on Law Enforcement recommends adopting the draft law on criminalization of smuggling of excisable goods, as well as inaccurate declaration of goods

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Representatives of the Committee on Foreign Policy and Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation met with members of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Italian Republic

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13 May 2021

Statement of the members of the Ukraine-Israel Parliamentary Friendship Group on the aggravation of the situation in the Middle East

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The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has started the working trip to Kherson Region

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15 April 2021, 20:00

Adopted the Law of Ukraine “On Amending Certain Legislative Acts to Provide Mother and Father with Equal Opportunities to Take Care of Their Child”

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )

Adopted the Law of Ukraine No. 3695 “On Amending Certain Legislative Acts to Provide Mother and Father with Equal Opportunities to Take Care of Their Child”.

The Law of Ukraine provides mother and father with equal opportunities for being granted child care leave until the child is 3 years old; introduces for a child’s father (or grandmother/grandfather) new types of paid leave for up to 14 days – in case a child was born; a child’s father is now eligible for an additional paid leave for employees who have children with disability.

The Law provides that reduced working hours can be established at employer’s expense for men who have children under 14 years of age or a child with disability as well as for single mothers or fathers.