19 December 2014, 17:07

Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs Hanna Hopko met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cyprus to Ukraine Vassos Chamberlain

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19 December 2014, 16:53

The Committee on European Integration upholds the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine re Ukraine’s refusal from implementing non-aligned policy

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19 December 2014, 16:35

First meeting of the working group on settling problems of foreign currency loan restructuring was held in the Committee on Financial Policy and Banking

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19 December 2014, 15:37

The Committee on Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should adopt as a basis the draft law on the development and state support to small and medium-size entrepreneurship in Ukraine

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19 December 2014, 15:18

Chair of the Committee on Human Rights, National Minorities and International Relations Hryhorii Nemyria participated in the panel discussion “Geopolitical, economic and humanitarian consequences of suspending welfare payments in Donbas”

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19 December 2014, 15:13

The Committee on Taxation and Customs Policy recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should adopt as a basis and in entirety the refined draft law on amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine re peculiarities of specifying corporate income tax liabilities and VAT liabilities in case of applying tax compromise

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19 December 2014, 12:02

Meetings of interns with Ukrainian political and public figures, as well as foreign experts have began within the framework of Internship Programme for 2015-2015 in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and central bodies of executive power

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19 December 2014, 10:28

The Committee on Freedom of Speech and Information Policy scrutinized the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine on Public Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine and the bill on the Provision regarding Community Council on Freedom of Speech and Information Policy

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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 December 2014

Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs Hanna Hopko met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cyprus to Ukraine Vassos Chamberlain

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19 December 2014

The Committee on European Integration upholds the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine re Ukraine’s refusal from implementing non-aligned policy

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19 December 2014

First meeting of the working group on settling problems of foreign currency loan restructuring was held in the Committee on Financial Policy and Banking

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19 December 2014

The Committee on Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should adopt as a basis the draft law on the development and state support to small and medium-size entrepreneurship in Ukraine

more
19 December 2014

Chair of the Committee on Human Rights, National Minorities and International Relations Hryhorii Nemyria participated in the panel discussion “Geopolitical, economic and humanitarian consequences of suspending welfare payments in Donbas”

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19 December 2014

The Committee on Taxation and Customs Policy recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should adopt as a basis and in entirety the refined draft law on amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine re peculiarities of specifying corporate income tax liabilities and VAT liabilities in case of applying tax compromise

more
19 December 2014

Meetings of interns with Ukrainian political and public figures, as well as foreign experts have began within the framework of Internship Programme for 2015-2015 in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and central bodies of executive power

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19 December 2014

The Committee on Freedom of Speech and Information Policy scrutinized the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine on Public Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine and the bill on the Provision regarding Community Council on Freedom of Speech and Information Policy

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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.