Parubiy told about more than four thousand amendments to the draft Electoral Code

The Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Andriy paruby hopes for effective work in the preparation of the draft electoral code the second reading, which brought a record number of proposals of the MPs – 4400 amendments.

He noted the air of one of Ukrainian TV channels, UKRINFORM writes.

“I want to inform you all that as of today, filed 4 400 amendments. Let me remind you that the long bill in the history of the Ukrainian Parliament of this convocation, and for 25 years is the changes in the procedural codes to judicial reform had 3383 changes, So that our common law has reached the highest level of discussion,” – said paruby.

However, he hopes that the relevant Committee will effectively work on the bill a second reading and will give positive insights about its adoption.

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“I hope that the Committee with such a huge number of edits will be able to hold a discussion and give your result and hope for its positive decision.

Parubiy said that the draft code it is proposed to amend the laws on elections of people’s deputies, presidential and local elections.

“I believe that you can throw away the part which provides for certain changes in the law on presidential elections, you can pick Them up, they are not significant. The basic thing in this law is the elections to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine”, – said Chairman of BP.

Recall that on 7 November 2017, the VR adopted in the first reading the draft Election code, providing for the introduction of a proportional electoral system with open party lists for elections to the Parliament and change the electoral system in local elections.

“For” bill number 3112-1 voted by 226 deputies. Among the authors of the bill – the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada and MP Leonid Yemets.

We will remind that earlier Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine under pressure and with difficulty adopted new Electoral code in the first reading. He combined the rules of the seven existing electoral laws.

The most important change – abolished the majoritarian system when the County could choose only one candidate. Finally, the introduced open lists of parties and blocks will be gone.

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