11 November 2019, 14:30

O.Kondratiuk calls on all media pros to enter into ample debates on Zelenskyi’s disputable media initiative

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11 November 2019, 12:45

Sitting of Conciliation Commission

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11 November 2019, 12:18

Vice speaker tends to urge launching int’l tools to secure Ukrainians from Russia’s intrigues abroad

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08 November 2019, 17:48

O. Kondratiuk meets Slovenian foreign ministry state secretary S.Leskovar

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08 November 2019, 15:15

Ukraine, Italy to widen inter-parliamentary cooperation at a new – now implicitly official – level

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08 November 2019, 14:30

Speaker Razumkov, German President hold phone talks on pressing issues of bilateral relations

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08 November 2019, 13:00

‘Economy.NOW’ members meet IMF officials to debate on reforms in force

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07 November 2019, 14:45

Vice speaker Kondratiuk fosters wider cooperation within BABS area, proceeding from Three Seas Initiative platform

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27 August 2019

Speaker briefs on Rada-3 touch key developments

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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

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02 June 2016

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

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11 November 2019

O.Kondratiuk calls on all media pros to enter into ample debates on Zelenskyi’s disputable media initiative

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11 November 2019

Sitting of Conciliation Commission

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11 November 2019

Vice speaker tends to urge launching int’l tools to secure Ukrainians from Russia’s intrigues abroad

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08 November 2019

O. Kondratiuk meets Slovenian foreign ministry state secretary S.Leskovar

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08 November 2019

Ukraine, Italy to widen inter-parliamentary cooperation at a new – now implicitly official – level

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08 November 2019

‘Economy.NOW’ members meet IMF officials to debate on reforms in force

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07 November 2019

Vice speaker Kondratiuk fosters wider cooperation within BABS area, proceeding from Three Seas Initiative platform

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07 November 2019

CFA committeemen strengthen ties with their Afghan colleagues

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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.