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Demarcation of Border with Russia (December 02, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On November 19, 2014, the Government of Ukraine announced that it will approve the draft of ...

Topic: Border security; Boundaries; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

New Law on State Attorneys (November 04, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On October 14, 2014, the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's legislature, adopted the Law on the Procuracy. (

Topic: Constitution; Crime and law enforcement; Government; Judiciary; Lawyers and legal services
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Lustration of Government Officials Started (October 29, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On October 9, 2014, the President of Ukraine signed the "Law on Cleansing of the Authorities," ...

Topic: Civil rights and liberties; Government ethics and transparency; Officials and employees
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Judges Will Be Subjected to Lustration (May 09, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On April, 8, 2014, the Verkhovna Rada (legislature) of Ukraine almost unanimously approved a Law under ...

Topic: Freedom of speech; Government ethics and transparency; Human rights; Judges
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Verkhovna Rada Acts to Save the Economy (April 25, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On March, 27, 2014, the Verkhovna Rada (Ukraine's legislature) passed an act entitled the Law on ...

Topic: Corporate income tax; Income tax rates; State and local finance; Taxation; United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime (Palermo Convention), 2000; Value-added tax
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

National Guard Restored (April 04, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On March 13, 2014, 262 out of 330 registered members of the Verkhovna Rada (Ukraine's legislature) ...

Topic: Administrative remedies; Armed forces and national security; National guard and reserves; National security
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

New Measures to Save Government Spending (March 21, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On March 1, 2014, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine adopted a resolution aimed at implementing ...

Topic: Budget; Government
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Tax Service Will Use "Lie Detectors" (November 13, 2013) by Peter Roudik

The Ukrainian Ministry of Revenue and Duties recently passed guidelines that provide the Ministry ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Executive agencies; Officials and employees
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Legislation Introduced on Criminalization of Holocaust Denial (September 27, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On September 3, 2013, legislation aimed at amending the Criminal Code of Ukraine and criminalizing the ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Genocide; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

New "Pregnancy Tax" Introduced for Women and Their Employers (August 02, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On July 1, 2013, a set of amendments to Ukrainian laws on retirement and other social ...

Topic: Employee benefits; Taxation; Families
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Criminal Responsibility for Legal Entities Introduced (June 24, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On May 23, 2013, the Verkhovna Rada (legislature) of Ukraine passed the Law on Amendments to ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Financial Pyramids Will Be Outlawed (October 03, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On August 23, 2012, the Ukrainian Commission on Financial Markets Regulation approved draft legislation banning financial ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Minority Languages May Become Official in Parts of the Country (August 13, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On August 8, 2012, the President of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovich, signed into law the Principles of ...

Topic: Languages
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

New Restrictions on Smoking Introduced (May 31, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On May 24, 2012, the Verkhovna Rada (legislature) of Ukraine adopted a law amending several previously ...

Topic: Tobacco and smoking
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

New Rules for Legislative Elections (January 17, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On November 17, 2011, the Verkhovna Rada (legislature) of Ukraine passed a new law on the ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Electronic Turnover of Laws in the Legislature (December 15, 2011) by Peter Roudik

On December 9, 2011, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (the national legislature) passed a law amending ...

Topic: Legislative power
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Court Ruling on Evidence Makes Former President Immune from Prosecution (December 15, 2011) by Peter Roudik

On October 20, 2011, the Constitutional Court of Ukraine interpreted constitutional provisions on due process and ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Long Prison Sentence for a Former Prime Minister (October 19, 2011) by Peter Roudik

On October 11, 2011, a district court in the Ukrainian capital city of Kyiv sentenced former ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Constitutional Court Bans Official Display of Red Flags (July 01, 2011) by Peter Roudik

On June 17, 2011, the Constitutional Court of Ukraine ruled that the red flag cannot have ...

Topic: Constitution
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Amendments to Criminal Legislation (February 18, 2011) by Peter Roudik

In January and February 2011, the Verkhovna Rada (legislature) of Ukraine adopted a number of amendments ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

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Last updated: December 02, 2014