Espreso. Global

De-Sovietization of legislation, exemption from taxation of equipment transferred to the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, increase of the reserve fund of the state budget by UAH 200 billion: Rada passed a number of laws

21 April, 2022 Thursday

Today, April 21, Verkhovna Rada adopted a number of decisions related, in particular, to the de-Sovietization of legislation, exemption from taxation of the invaders’ equipment transferred to the Armed Forces of Ukraine, an increase in the reserve fund of the state budget by UAH 200 billion and other subjects


According to MP Olena Shulyak, we are talking about such important bills as:


  - on the extension of the martial law in Ukraine (No. 7300);


  - on improving the effectiveness of sanctions related to the assets of individuals (No. 7194);


  - on the exemption from taxation of remuneration for the military equipment of the aggressor state voluntarily transferred to the Armed Forces of Ukraine (No. 7278);


  - on the de-Sovietization of Ukrainian legislation (No. 4284);


  - on an increase by UAH 200 billion (from UAH 1.5 billion to UAH 201.5 billion) of the Reserve Fund of the State Budget of Ukraine in favor of increasing the defense capability and security of the state (No. 7299);


  - on the functioning of local self-government during the period of martial law (No. 7269);


  - on the regulation of the legal regime in the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine (No. 7270);


  - on compulsory state social insurance in case of unemployment during martial law (No. 7275);


  - on electronic communications (No. 7227);


  - on the uninterrupted production and supply of agricultural products during martial law (No. 7264);


  - on the regulation of land relations under martial law (No. 7289);


  - on priority measures for reforming the sphere of urban planning (No. 7282);


  - on the specifics of determining the rent for natural gas production for the period of martial law, state of emergency (No. 7249);


  - on the powers of the subjects of civil protection and the implementation of the norms of international humanitarian law in the field of civil protection (No. 7255);


  - on the specifics of the application of legislation in the field of preventing corruption under martial law (No. 7280);


  - on the recall of People's Deputy Medvedchuk from the position of a member of the Committee on Human Rights, De-Occupation and Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories, elected according to the quota of proportional representation of the Opposition Platform for Life Party faction (No. 7301);


  - on the delimitation of powers between the central executive body that ensures the formation of state policy in the field of civil protection, and the central executive body that implements state policy in the field of civil protection (No. 5847);


  - on public procurement of medicines (No. 6416);


  - on the transfer of integral property complexes of state fire and rescue units (units) and other property of the Operational and Rescue Service of Civil Protection (No. 3688).


People's Deputy Oleksiy Goncharenko noted the important changes that these bills bring.


"The Council has simplified phytosanitary measures for the export, import and movement of agricultural products of plant origin through the territory of Ukraine. The Council has amended the Law of Ukraine "On the Prevention of Corruption" on the specifics of the application of legislation in the field of preventing corruption under martial law. In particular, gifts are exempted from declaring (if they are transferred for the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine or humanitarian aid), assistance (in particular, provided abroad), significant changes in property. The Rada also adopted a bill on de-Sovietization of Ukrainian legislation, which, in particular, provides for amendments to the Civil Protection Code of Ukraine, the Labor Code and the Disciplinary Statute of the Civil Protection Service, the Laws of Ukraine "Fundamentals of Health Care Legislation" and "On the pension provision of persons discharged from military service and some other persons", Goncharenko wrote.

Read also:
  • News
2024, Tuesday
16 July
French writer Bernard-Henri Levy visits brigade, where Ukrainian writer Zhadan serves
Russia tries to form cauldron for AFU in Donetsk region - Ukrainian Colonel Selezniov
It will take Ukraine 3 years to restore DniproHES hydroelectric power plant
Those involved will not go unpunished: Ukraine’s reaction to Belarus' agreements with Crimean occupation authorities  
Dynamics of Russian military losses in Ukraine, pace of Russian offensive
MEPs urge stripping Hungary of EU voting rights after Orbán's Russia, China visits
Russia deploys priests to occupied territories, urging soldiers to return to front
Ukraine's intelligence and cyber volunteers attack nearly 100 Russian web resources
Orbán's mediation mission in Ukraine war is "meaningless" - Hungarian political scientist
Ukraine, Czech Republic to hold intergovernmental consultations in Prague
Roberta Metsola re-elected as president of European Parliament
Russia attacks gas service brigade, official in Kherson region
Russia seeks to prevent potential recruits and mobilised persons from leaving country - UK intelligence
U.S. supports Ukraine's efforts to engage Russia in upcoming Peace Summit - State Department spokesman
Strange intrigue surrounds possible supply of Swedish Gripens to Ukraine. Serhiy Zgurets' column
Ukrainian refugees risk homelessness in UK – Red Cross
No country has re-equipped so quickly: military expert on F-16 for Ukraine
UK to strengthen armed forces amid tensions with “deadly quartet”
Ukraine denies Russian fake alleging Ukraine's plot to assassinate Hungary’s Orban
Russia will try to halt hostilities: military expert explains why
No water or electricity for 2 years: life in occupied towns near Ukraine’s Lysychansk
119 combat clashes occur at frontline over past day, Ukraine repels 31 attacks in Pokrovsk direction
Russian border hospitals overcrowded with wounded soldiers — Achilles battalion commander on Kharkiv region offensive
Explosions, power outage in occupied Mariupol - Mariupol mayor's advisor
Russia loses over 1,100 soldiers, 13 tanks, 44 artillery systems in one day of war in Ukraine
2024, Monday
15 July
Another Pantsir-S1 air defense system installed near Putin's residence in Valdai
EU, UK prepare to step up scrutiny of Russian oil fleet - media
Victorious news of 873rd day of war: Ukrainian companies lead Europe in monthly artillery production, Russia suffers heavy losses in Toretsk sector
'West has pushed Putin to attack Ukraine': foreign fakes for July 15
Assassination attempt boosts Trump's ratings as he portrays himself as martyr - expert
Why Russia attacks gas storage facilities in Ukraine's Lviv region
Russian forces drop two guided bombs on Lyman, injuring 5 people
'Doesn't comply with rules': German Ambassador on Orban's visit to Putin
Russian forces suffer heavy losses in Toretsk sector - partisans
69 clashes occur at front, Russia actively deploys aviation in Toretsk sector - Ukraine's General Staff
Russian army's activity decreases near border in Sumy region - Ukrainian military
Shells, excavators, 10 Leopard tanks: Spain provides Ukraine with new military aid batch
Ukrainian companies lead Europe in monthly production of artillery systems
Ukraine should develop plan for Second Peace Summit by November - Zelenskyy
European Commission reacts to Orban's 'peace plan' for Ukraine 'on every EU prime minister's desk'
More news