17 April 2014, 16:37

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On Public Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine”

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17 April 2014, 16:26

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On amendments to article 1 of the Law “On Securing Implementation of Housing Rights of Dormitory Residents”

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17 April 2014, 14:43

The Committee on Environmental Policy, Nature Resources Utilization and Elimination of the Consequences of Chornobyl Catastrophe recommends that the Parliament should adopt the bill on amendments to several legislative acts of Ukraine (re protection of ambient air)

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17 April 2014, 14:25

The Committee on Matters of Pensioners, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities recommends that the Parliament adopt as a basis the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine re deprivation of rights of officials (civil servants) dismissed for breaking the oath, the Constitution and laws of Ukraine to receive special pensions and one-time financial assistance

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17 April 2014, 12:06

The Verkhovna Rada adopted the Law “On restoration of rights of persons deported on ethnic grounds”

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17 April 2014, 11:56

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On amendments to the Law of Ukraine “On National Television and Radio Broadcasting Council of Ukraine” (re early termination of powers of members of the council)

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17 April 2014, 11:50

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On amendments to the laws “On the Fundamentals of Social Protection of Homeless Persons and Street Children” and “On Population Employment” (re refugee status)

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17 April 2014, 11:42

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Resolution “On additional measures for strengthening defense capacity of Ukraine”

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05 January 2014

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Rybak congratulated citizens of Berdychiv on the occasion of the 70th liberation anniversary from fascist invaders

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24 October 2013

The Committee on Family Matters, Youth Policy, Sports and Tourism recommends that the Parliament should uphold the proposals of the President of Ukraine to the Law “On Amendments to Several Legislative Acts of Ukraine re Childhood Protection”

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25 September 2013

The Committee on Finance and Banking recommends that the Parliament should adopt as basis the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine re improvement of stock market functioning

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17 April 2014

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On Public Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine”

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17 April 2014

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On amendments to article 1 of the Law “On Securing Implementation of Housing Rights of Dormitory Residents”

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17 April 2014

The Committee on Environmental Policy, Nature Resources Utilization and Elimination of the Consequences of Chornobyl Catastrophe recommends that the Parliament should adopt the bill on amendments to several legislative acts of Ukraine (re protection of ambient air)

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17 April 2014

The Committee on Matters of Pensioners, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities recommends that the Parliament adopt as a basis the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine re deprivation of rights of officials (civil servants) dismissed for breaking the oath, the Constitution and laws of Ukraine to receive special pensions and one-time financial assistance

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17 April 2014

The Verkhovna Rada adopted the Law “On restoration of rights of persons deported on ethnic grounds”

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17 April 2014

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On amendments to the Law of Ukraine “On National Television and Radio Broadcasting Council of Ukraine” (re early termination of powers of members of the council)

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17 April 2014

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On amendments to the laws “On the Fundamentals of Social Protection of Homeless Persons and Street Children” and “On Population Employment” (re refugee status)

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17 April 2014

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Resolution “On additional measures for strengthening defense capacity of Ukraine”

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News

14 December 2012, 12:30

The interns of the Program of Internship at the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and Central Executive Bodies for 2012-2013 learned the procedure of submission and passage of bills in the Verkhovna Rada

( Information Department )

During the workshop, peoples deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the first convocation, Vice-President of the Association of Peoples Deputies of Ukraine Volodymyr Kryzhanivskyi familiarized the participants of the program with the main provisions of the LawOn the Rules of Procedure of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine”.

 

V. Kryzhanivskyi stressed that under chapter IV of the Constitution of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada is a single legislative body in the state.

 

He drew attention of participants to article 102 determining that “the bills are usually considered by the Verkhovna Rada following the procedure of three readings. The process of consideration and adoption of a bill includes:

 

1) first readingdiscussion of main principles, provisions, criteria and structure of the bill, and its adoption as a basis;

 

2) second reading – discussion article by article and adoption of the bill in the second reading;

 

3) third readingadoption of the bill that requires refinement and agreement in entirety.

 

The expert noted also that the Verkhovna Rada can take the decision on final adoption of the bill after the first or second reading if the bill is considered as such that does not require refinement.

 

V. Kryzhnivskyi informed that the text of the law adopted by the Verkhovna Rada shall be processed by the main committee within ten days – it should be countersigned by the head, the head of the secretariat of the committee or the authorized persons and submitted to the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada to be signed. The law is signed by the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada and passed to the President immediately.

 

Under article 132 of the law on the Rules of Procedure, if the President of Ukraine vetoed the adopted law and returned it with his substantiated proposals, the results of the voting are cancelled and the procedure of repeated consideration of the document by the Verkhovna Rada begins.

 

V. Kryzhanivskyi said also that the procedure of adopting the bill end with publication of its text in the Holos Ukrayiny (Voice of Ukraine) newspaper and in the Herald of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.