Date for Ukraine visa lib vote removed from EP website

22:30, 16 December 2016

A preliminary date for the first reading vote of a visa liberalization package for Ukraine has been removed from the website of the European Parliament.


The technical information on the corresponding bill does not include anymore the forecast date of a plenary sitting when the move is to be considered.

Thursday reports stated that such forecast date was set for April 3, 2017.

Posted data as of Thursday /

On Friday, only the data on Georgia vote is available /

Earlier, the EP Secretariat was instructed to remove from the website this indicative date for Ukraine's visa liberalization vote in order not to create incorrect negative expectations.

Read alsoSchulz: EP hopefully to complete talks with EU Council on Ukraine visa lib in Jan 2017The EP also noted that the said change of a schedule from February to April was, in fact, an error. 

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