Ukraine's Parliament on Tuesday decided to postpone almost 3 months of the entry into force of the law providing for the deprivation of the Prosecutor's office of General supervision over observance of the law. This decision was supported by 249 parliamentarians with the necessary minimum of 226 votes.
According to transitional provisions of the law had come into effect from April 25. The reform of the prosecution of Ukraine, for example, depriving them of their functions of General oversight, was one of the EU requirements for signing with Ukraine to the Treaty on the unity back in 2013. Ukraine signed the Association agreement with the EU in the summer of 2014.
"The coalition has reached consensus, we extended the law on Prosecutor's office until July fifteen. At the same time take important decisions about the start of the reform of the Prosecutor's office ", - explained the head of the largest in the Ukrainian Parliament faction "Block of Petro Poroshenko" Yuriy Lutsenko.
According to his statement, " According to the new law since April 26, the General Prosecutor's office are required to be not regional Prosecutor's office, and local elected through a complex procedure by holding conferences." It is Clear to everyone, because it's up to 26th impossible to do so, all investigators of the Prosecutor's office will be illegitimate, " explained people's choice.
before the head of the Advisory Council under the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Vitaliy povh asked Radu postpone the law and as long as not to deprive the Prosecutor General of General supervision. In his vision, in the case of entry of the new legislation in force any difficulty in the work of the office.