19 September 2014, 11:11

The Committee on National Security and Defence recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should adopt as a basis and in entirety the draft law on amendments to several legislative acts of Ukraine (re increasing level of social protection of families of military men of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the Security Service of Ukraine, the State Border Service of Ukraine and militia personnel, killed on duty)

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19 September 2014, 11:01

The Committee on Science and Education discussed the issue on children nutrition in private pre-school and comprehensive educational institutions

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19 September 2014, 10:36

The Committee on Public Health upholds the bill on amendments to the Budget Code of Ukraine (re channeling VAT taxation revenues from transactions on medical products and drugs supply)

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18 September 2014, 11:25

The Committee on Social Policy and Labour recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should recommit the draft law on ensuring protection against moral persecution at the workplace

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18 September 2014, 10:32

The Committee on Environmental Policy, Nature Resources Utilization and Elimination of the Consequences of Chornobyl Catastrophe recommends that the Parliament should refine the bill on amendments to the Law “On Environmental Protection” (re expanding the rights of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and local councils in the part of using means of environmental protection funds)

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17 September 2014, 14:07

Committee on Transport and Communications held a round table discussion on the draft law of Ukraine on amendments to the Law of Ukraine “On Road Traffic” re main principles of state policy on securing road traffic safety

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17 September 2014, 13:29

Subcommittee on matters of migrant workers as well as national and cultural cooperation of the European Integration Committee held hearings dedicated to the 70th anniversary of deportation of Ukrainians from Zakerzonnia

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17 September 2014, 11:47

The Committee on Public Health upholds the bill on amendments to article 38 of the Law "On the basis of social protection of the disabled people in Ukraine" (re granting disabled people of the first and second groups the right to priority service)

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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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19 September 2014

The Committee on National Security and Defence recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should adopt as a basis and in entirety the draft law on amendments to several legislative acts of Ukraine (re increasing level of social protection of families of military men of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the Security Service of Ukraine, the State Border Service of Ukraine and militia personnel, killed on duty)

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19 September 2014

The Committee on Science and Education discussed the issue on children nutrition in private pre-school and comprehensive educational institutions

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19 September 2014

The Committee on Public Health upholds the bill on amendments to the Budget Code of Ukraine (re channeling VAT taxation revenues from transactions on medical products and drugs supply)

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18 September 2014

The Committee on Social Policy and Labour recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should recommit the draft law on ensuring protection against moral persecution at the workplace

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18 September 2014

The Committee on Environmental Policy, Nature Resources Utilization and Elimination of the Consequences of Chornobyl Catastrophe recommends that the Parliament should refine the bill on amendments to the Law “On Environmental Protection” (re expanding the rights of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and local councils in the part of using means of environmental protection funds)

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17 September 2014

Committee on Transport and Communications held a round table discussion on the draft law of Ukraine on amendments to the Law of Ukraine “On Road Traffic” re main principles of state policy on securing road traffic safety

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17 September 2014

Subcommittee on matters of migrant workers as well as national and cultural cooperation of the European Integration Committee held hearings dedicated to the 70th anniversary of deportation of Ukrainians from Zakerzonnia

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17 September 2014

The Committee on Public Health upholds the bill on amendments to article 38 of the Law "On the basis of social protection of the disabled people in Ukraine" (re granting disabled people of the first and second groups the right to priority service)

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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.