Today, in the second reading and, in general, Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted a bill On Amendments to the Law "On state regulation of production and sale of sugar," contemplating to obligate the declaration of the sugar rests all the business entities regardless of ownership. 243 out of 378 of people's deputies, registered in the session hall, voted for this decision.
Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine will review the issue on amending the Constitution of Ukraine on the next parliamentary and presidential elections in the first week of the new session. It was reported by the Chairman of Verkhovna Rwada Volodymyr Lytvyn.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine drafted the bill concerning control increase of financial market. It was immediately registered in the Verkhovna Rada. Thus, the draft law provides the increase of liability for violations in the financial services market, sponsorship for the development and functioning of financial services market, control of transparency and openness of financial services market and promotion of integration into financial services of European and world markets.
Ex-head of State Treasury Tatiana Slyuz is wanted. Prosecutor General Viktor Pshonka stated, pointing out that Slyuz was given a written undertaking not to leave a place, but after that she did not appear for questioning, and she was therefore put on the wanted list.
On January 5 at 12:00 am will held a regular meeting of the leader "Batkivshchyna" Party Yulia Tymoshenko with the investigators of the Main Investigation Department of the General Prosecutor's Office of Ukraine.
President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych has signed a law N2808-VI cancelling three laws on preventing and combating corruption in Ukraine. The document comes into effect on the day of its publication.
Yulia Tymoshenko is once again summoned to the Central Investigation Department of the General Prosecutor's Office. A meeting of the leader of "Batkivshchuna" party with investigators will held today at 15.00. However, the GPU investigators do not exclude that thay will see Yulia Tymoshenko tomorrow, on January 6.
Adequate grounds to cancel the decision of Pechersk District Court about the change of preventive measure of the leader of "People's Self-Defense" party Yuriy Lutsenko on his own recognizance to detention - was not found. An appropriate decision after a half-hour discussion by the judges in the decision hall has been disclosed to the trial.
The draft law "On production of military equipment" is already approved in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, which provides conditions for the development and implementation of state policy in the sphere of military production.