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Speaker A.Parubiy states bestowal of Tomos virtually ensures formal establishment of single local autocephalous Orthodox Church of Ukraine (OCU)

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05 January 2019, 16:45

Parliament's chair Parubiy sees newborn Ukraine’s single church as robust footing for further national identity and unity, likewise kind of arm of defence against hostile attacks

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05 January 2019, 14:15

Speaker is out to prime the chamber with scrutiny on ‘morphing’ of UOC MP-powered churches into ones of new Ukrainian single local church

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04 January 2019, 14:15

Ukraine’s president, VRU’s speaker to visit Turkey for participating in Tomos signing ceremony on January 5-6, 2019

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29 December 2018, 14:45

Committee props a gas emissions bill ‘as-is’ for its acute need

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28 December 2018, 18:45

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28 December 2018, 17:38

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28 December 2018, 14:00

Committees round-up: Daily

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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

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30 May 2016

"The adoption of Law of Ukraine" On the Judicial System and Status of Judges" gives a chance to reach end of judicial reform" - the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrii Parubii

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29 December 2018

Committee props a gas emissions bill ‘as-is’ for its acute need

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28 December 2018

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26 December 2018

Committees round-up: Daily

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21 December 2018

Morning session’s over

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21 December 2018

Marchuk, Herashchenko deliver more details about Minsk process and TCG security subgroup’s negotiations

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20 December 2018

Evening session’s over

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20 December 2018

Morning session’s over

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20 December 2018

Chairman urges MPs to support reviewing bills pointed at establishing Local Orthodox Ukrainian Church

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News

05 September 2018, 13:33

Morning session’s over

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )

The Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andriy Parubiy opened the morning plenary meeting.

The Chairman gave the floor to representatives of parliamentary factions and groups who then made their announcements, statements, reports, and proposals.

After the speeches, parliamentarians proceeded to considering issues of the business of the day.

Currently, under debate is a draft resolution No.8598 on holding parliamentary hearings “Education and Science: Clue to Well-Balanced Development of Ukraine’s Human Capital” (December 5, 2018).

The Chairman announced the creation of a new parliamentary inter-faction association "For Language", to be chaired by Viktor Kryvenko, MP.

Parliamentarians considered a draft resolution No. 8624 on holding  parliamentary hearings "Ukraine’s State Environmental Protection Policy: State of Affairs and Development Prospects".


Laws and bills passsed


On holding Relay of Unity: Draft resolution No.8088

There has been taken a resolution on holding an all-Ukrainian unity relay on the occasion of the centenary of the Act Zluky (“Unification Act”) that allowed merging the Ukrainian People’s Republic and the West Ukrainian People’s Republic into one state. To honour the date, the President of Ukraine, the Parliament and the Cabinet have been commissioned by the document to do the needful respectively.

The celebration plan provides for nationwide commemorative festivities including cultural and educational events, declaration of 2019 to be a year of Ukraine’s unity, holding the all-Ukrainian relay of unity starting on December 1 from the City of Fastiv and finishing on December 22 in Kyiv with participation of all Ukrainian regions, the Crimea, the City of Kyiv and the City of Sevastopol, and building an extension to the Fastiv station complex meant to house the Ukraine’s Unity Museum and many more.


The presiding officer closed the meeting.