MPs have worked long enough

11:14, 13 November 2008

Today`s session has closed

Today’ s plenary session of the Verkhovna Rada has closed. The regular session will take place on Tuesday, Nov 18, at 10.00 am.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, 243 out of 421 parliament members registered in the session hall voted for this decision.

Before announcing the break, chairing first Vice Speaker Oleksandr Lavrynovych noted that the decision to put off the plenary session till Tuesday had been agreed with representatives of factions. According to him, the governemnt submitted to the Verkhovna Rada its draft anti-crisis legislations, and he parliament needs time to work it over.

O. Lavrynovych noted that lawmakers should work in committees and factions to prepare better for the regular session.

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