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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21 January 2021, 12:15

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, 10:15

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, 09:00

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

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19 January 2021, 12:31

The Committee on Ukraine’s Integration into the European Union is working on a draft law on European requirements for Food Contact Materials

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18 January 2021, 16:15

The Committee on Legal Policy recommends including the draft law on constitutional procedure to the agenda of the session and sent it to the Venice Commission to obtain an opinion

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18 January 2021, 15:38

The Committee on Legal Policy recommends the adoption of the draft law on reducing the constitutional composition of the Verkhovna Rada and consolidating the proportional electoral system

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15 January 2021, 14:01

Dmytro Razumkov presented awards of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to employees of the Department of State Security of Ukraine

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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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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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19 January 2021

The Committee on Ukraine’s Integration into the European Union is working on a draft law on European requirements for Food Contact Materials

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18 January 2021

The Committee on Legal Policy recommends including the draft law on constitutional procedure to the agenda of the session and sent it to the Venice Commission to obtain an opinion

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18 January 2021

The Committee on Legal Policy recommends the adoption of the draft law on reducing the constitutional composition of the Verkhovna Rada and consolidating the proportional electoral system

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15 January 2021

Deputy Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Olena Kondratiuk Congratulates the Ukrainian Free University on the Centenary

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News 2

04 September 2015, 11:37

Groysman: Law amending some legislative acts of Ukraine as to organization of 1st election to local councils and election of village, small town and city heads — "real decentralization," "real freedom" for 1,500 communities

(  Press Service  )

The Law on the introduction of amendments into some legislative acts of Ukraine as to the organization of the first election to local councils and election of village, small town and city heads is "what we call real decentralization."

Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada Volodymyr Groysman said this at the discussion of respective draft law at the Friday plenary meeting.

At that the Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada noted that the draft law "gives freedom to 1,500 communities" formed of 500,000 citizens and will 2.5 times increase communities' budgets starting early next year.

The Law of Ukraine "On introduction of amendments into some legislative acts of Ukraine as to the organization of the first election to local councils and election of village, small town and city heads" was adopted with 227 votes of the Verkhovna Rada deputies.