The new electoral code will actually vote even at this plenary week, said the head of the profile Committee.
In profile Committee of the Verkhovna Rada expressed the readiness of the electoral code to consider. This was stated by the Chairman of the Subcommittee of the Committee on legal policy and justice Ruslan sydorovych, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to RBC-Ukraine.
According to him, the working group of the legal Committee of the Parliament worked on amendments to the electoral code a year and a half. After 40 meetings in March 2019 was presented the final version of the code.
“November 17, 2017 was voted the electoral code in first reading. After that, set up a working group, which included 30 deputies from all factions. The electoral code is ready. There are no 4.5 thousand amendments. Here there is a coherent final text,” said Sidorovich.
The MP noted that the political will of the new electoral code will actually vote even on this plenary week.
“Open lists can be taken even this week. But this requires the will and the session hall of the coalition. Please stand in the session hall and vote. I have the right to talk about the contents of this document. It is absolutely fully prepared including transitional and final provisions how to run it: for parliamentary, local elections and presidential elections,” he added.
According to the MP, MPs should not waste time discussing in the hall of the Parliament not to delay the consideration of the electoral code.
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“The time for debate in the session hall ended. So I just ask you not to talk from the podium about what you open lists and unblock the work of the Committee. To accept the code. Please stand in the hall and to vote,” he added.