1st head of Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk believes that Kiev will not have time to adjust to the Constitution on the issue of referendum on gastrointe Before the scheduled in October regional elections And the reform on decentralization.
Poroshenko on 3 March signed a decree on the establishment of a constitutional Commission that will develop changes in the Basic law. Director, approving the composition of the Commission, declared that he expects a rapid development project for the decentralization of Power. On the First day of the week Poroshenko said that Kiev is ready to hold a referendum on the issue of the state apparatus of the country.
"Until October to really prepare only one section of the Constitution, which will address local government - decentralization of Power. If we talk about the Constitution, about the referendum Until October is unrealistic to be managed, " said Kravchuk in the conversation.
As recalled Kravchuk, speaking about the referendum on the federalization of Ukraine, Poroshenko said that he " may be, will be ".
According to Kravchuk, the amendments to the Constitution adopted on 2 different sessions of Parliament. During the voting on the 1st ought to get 226 votes. Then followed by submission to the constitutional court. And only at the second session, after the findings of the court can be taken refiners in General." For this we need 300 votes. That is, to adopt the Constitution, the right year. And we have Until October remained five months, " he explained.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6 thousand people. The next meeting of the contact group on February 12 ended with the adoption of a package of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements, involving, for example, the ceasefire in the Donbas with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons And the development of the security zone, as well As the exchange of prisoners.
Adopted by the contact group on settling the situation in Donbas on 12 February, the Complex of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements also suggests that For final resolution of the conflict situation in Ukraine should be prepared And carried out constitutional reform, which should be a deep decentralization of public administration.