Constitutional Court to hear farmland market case Sept 29The motions' authors claim Parliament passed the bill in violation of the constitutional procedure, while its provisions allegedly contradict Constitutional norms.
14:25, 28 September 2020
Car theft to be punished by prison term instead of finesThe new law provides for up to five years behind bars for the said crime.
23:15, 22 September 2020
Parliament adopts bill on intelligenceThe organizational structure of an intelligence agency shall be defined by the president of Ukraine.
09:00, 18 September 2020
Zelensky signs into law bill to raise minimum wage from Sept 1Earlier, the bill was endorsed by Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Dmytro Razumkov.
22:20, 29 August 2020
Zelensky asks parliament speaker to arrange special meeting on minimum wageLawmakers may gather on August 25.
14:20, 14 August 2020
Zelensky signs cooperative farming bill into lawThe introduction of the law will contribute to the development of agricultural cooperatives.
12:40, 13 August 2020
Zelensky enacts law to facilitate investment in UkraineThe new legislation is designed to remove a number of obstacles that did not let the local capital market develop.
11:35, 13 August 2020
Zelensky makes gambling legal in UkraineThe document was returned to parliament with the president's signature on August 11.
13:40, 11 August 2020
Zelensky enacts law on "green" energyThe law is the first step toward solving the existing problems in the electricity market and is intended to ensure the country's energy stability.
13:45, 01 August 2020
Ukraine's parliament legalizes gamblingGambling has been outlawed since 2009.
13:11, 14 July 2020
Zelensky signs law to support culture, creative industries, tourismThe law is aimed at ensuring the industries' survival, as well as social and economic guarantees for their employees.
18:55, 13 July 2020
Ukrainians to be fined for not wearing masks – draft lawThe sums for individuals will be low, while legal entities will pay up to US$200.
15:40, 01 July 2020
Sixty-four MPs ask Ukraine's Constitutional Court to check law on banking regulationThe law violates numerous provisions of the Ukrainian Constitution, which is very important as it influences the legal system and the country's economy, the MPs say.
16:50, 12 June 2020
Zelensky's bill on referendum: Scope of issues, online votingOnly the issues stipulated by the law could be a subject of a national referendum.
18:59, 09 June 2020
Presidential bill on referendum registered in parliamentThe text and accompanying documents have not yet been made public.
14:40, 09 June 2020
Fifty MPs ask Constitutional Court to recognize as "unconstitutional" law on clemency for Maidan protestersIn February 2014, the Verkhovna Rada adopted a law banning prosecution and punishment of participants in the Revolution of Dignity as many activists had been imprisoned, or otherwise prosecuted on fabricated charges.
22:00, 02 June 2020
Zelensky asks government to fine-tune taxation rules in UkraineHe wants clear and transparent taxation procedures for foreign companies that pay taxes in Ukraine.
13:20, 22 May 2020
Zelensky signs controversial "tax terror law"The provisions of the law, which has been enacted under No. 466-IX, expand regulatory authorities' rights, tighten the taxation rules, as well as introducing unprecedented control mechanisms for foreign companies.
11:15, 22 May 2020
Zelensky signs into law IMF-required bill on banksLegislation lays out a set of changes aimed at enhancing banking operations, including by strengthening corporate governance and regulating the specifics of litigation on banks' withdrawal from the market.
19:10, 21 May 2020
Zelensky enacts law on mandatory COVID-19 testingThe law allows the involvement of interns in counteracting the spread of COVID-19.
11:20, 18 May 2020