Half year of Parliament's IX convocation: Ukrainian MPs in action
Over six months of the Verkhovna Rada of IX convocation, it has got 1,274 registered bills, and adopted 12.4% of them. Bills registered by the President of Ukraine have the highest level of support. MPs from the Batkivshchyna, Servant of the People, Opposition Platform - For Life factions and non-faction MPs missed the biggest number of votings.
MPs from Batkivshchyna and Opposition Platform - For Life missed the biggest number of votings in the Parliament over 100 days
MPs from the AUU Batkivshchyna and the Opposition Platform - For Life missed the biggest number of votings in the session hall over 100 days of Verkhovna Rada's work. Thus, Vitalii Danilov (Batkivshchyna) was absent at 71.3% of parliamentary sessions, Serhii Taruta (Batkivshchyna) - 68.5%, Vadym Rabinovych (Opposition Platform - For Life) - 66.1%.
100 days of the Verkhovna Rada of IX convocation. How did the MPs work?
The Parliament of IX convocation has had 100 days in power on December 6. Thus, MPs have registered 885 bills over this period of time, 94 of which were adopted. They have pressed the voting button almost 500,000 times. There are faction leaders among "rebels", and the faction in power excluded three MPs from the party.
Перший місяць роботи харківських нардепів: які результати?
Громадянська мережа ОПОРА проаналізувала активність народних депутатів Харківщини у Верховній Раді України IX скликання. Інтереси харків’ян у парламенті представляють 14 депутатів-мажоритарників та 9 списочників. Серед них: 20 представників і представниць фракції «Слуга народу», один представник «Опозиційної платформи «За життя», один з фракції «Батьківщина» та один – позафракційний.
Servant of the People faction submitted 18 candidates to the CEC
On September 14, the Servant of the People faction submitted 18 candidates for members of the Central Election Commission to the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyi.
The first month of new Parliament in numbers
Civil Network OPORA has analyzed the first month of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of IX convocation. Based on the results of analysis, we selected 12 facts that will help to understand peculiarities of the first September in new Parliament.
OPORA's statement on dissolution of the Central Election Commission
Today, on September 13, 2019, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine implemented a political agreement on early dissolution of the CEC. 341 MPs of Ukraine voted for this decision.
Verkhovna Rada dismissed members of the Central Election Commission
On September 13, Verkhovna Rada voted on the dissolution of the Central Election Commission. This decision was supported by 341 MPs.
New Parliament must ensure its own institutional independence - OPORA's statement
Taking into consideration publicly announced intentions to consider lifting immunity of MPs on the very first day of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of IX convocation, Civil Network OPORA calls on newly-elected MPs of Ukraine to take this matter responsibly and with consideration of international standards. Decisions based on the popularity of pre-election promises can significantly weaken the institutional capacity of Parliament and independence of MPs.