Ukraine Legislative Update: September 2018 [EN/UK]

Situation Report
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Adopted Legislation

  • Amendments to the Law on social housing fund
  • Coordination of activities relating to the prevention and combat of genderbased and domestic violence - General order of paying pensions under court decisions
  • Unification of conflict-related terminology in Governmental resolutions

Draft Legislation

  • Amendments to the Budget Code on execution of court decisions on paying social benefits
  • Amendments to the 2018 State Budget to provide financial assistance to individuals deprived of their liberty in the NGCA and/or TOT
  • Amendments to several ATO-related laws
  • Mine action legislation
  • State Budget 2019
  • Introduction of a Statelessness Determination Procedure in Ukraine

Other important developments

  • Amendments to the Law on Free Legal Aid entered into force, enabling the beneficiaries to continue being represented in court by the lawyers of the Free Legal Aid Centers
  • Final decision of the Supreme Court on the pension-related model case
  • Simplification of the procedure of temporary change of voting address