The group on organization of work of the 1st session of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the 7th convocation decided to increase a number of the committees of the VR up to 27.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, this decision was made at the sitting of the group. Representatives of the opposition did not vote for it.

There were 26 committees and special control commission of the VR on privatization issues in the parliament of the 6th convocation. Such commission will also exist in the newly elected parliament.