The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has vetoed enacted before Parliament legislation, which was meant to implement the law Institute of civil charges in the field of business crimes.
"The provisions of the law pose a risk of violations of rights and freedoms, do not correspond to the Constitution of Ukraine, basic legislation, international obligations of Ukraine in the sphere of fight against illegal activities of officials in the interests of national security, because of what make a motion to dismiss ", - reported in the explanations of the President on the Internet representation of the Parliament.
in his vision, the public Prosecutor is authorized too broad powers to gather evidence, and among them by the use of any technical means." The rights granted by legislative act of the public Prosecutor pose a risk of violations of the Constitution and laws of Ukraine, the deteriorating situation with human rights and freedoms in the state, creating a danger to state security than offset by the potential benefits from the adoption of the law ", - says the head of the country.
instead of Poroshenko proposes to focus the efforts of state agencies and institutions of civil society in ensuring efficient and effective implementation of existing binding norms concerning counteraction and fight against illegal activities of officials and the public participation in this process.
in the explanatory paper to weerawansa the law stated that civil prosecution in criminal proceedings will provide an opportunity to initiate a criminal case by any physical and legal entities, which was announced on the official crimes of corrupt activities. This legislation also foresees the possibility to apply to the court in the form of a confirmation video and audio capturing extortion of a bribe by the official. In opinion of authors of the law, civil prosecution is obliged to become " assistant public Prosecutor in the detection and fixing of improvised means of the relevant law and the initiation of criminal proceedings ".