Chairman of the Preparatory Deputy Group, MP with the Servant of the People, Dmytro Razumkov, has said the Cabinet of Ministers will continue to exercise its powers until the new government is formed.
Speaking at the Parliament session hall , Razumkov recalled that, in accordance with the requirements of the Constitution of Ukraine, the Cabinet of Ministers resigns before the newly elected Verkhovna Rada. The relevant motion is submitted by the prime minister and announced at the first plenary meeting of the new parliament, an UNIAN correspondent reports.
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Later, Razumkov gave the floor to Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman.
In his speech, Groysman noted the success in the work of the government over the past years and wished the new Verkhovna Rada a constant sense of responsibility.
Groysman also wished success to the new Cabinet.
After Groysman's speech, Razumkov noted that, according to the Constitution, the Cabinet of Ministers, which resigns before the newly elected Verkhovna Rada, continues to exercise its powers until the start of the work of the newly formed Cabinet of Ministers.