Amendments to the basic law of Ukraine on decentralization of Power, blessed by the constitutional Commission, have no relation to the complex of measures on 12 February, told reporters the head of the National Council DND Andrey Purgin.
"No agreement was not with us, no one was invited, It's manipulative technology, development of symbols for the West. This has Nothing to do with the complex of measures on 12 February, " he said.
The constitutional Commission on the last working day of the week approved the draft changes to the Constitution of Ukraine in the part of the decentralization of Power taking into account the proposals of the Venice Commission and forwarded the document to the President for approval. Poroshenko promised in the upcoming week to bring the draft to the Parliament, so that the document was sent for examination to the constitutional court. The Ukrainian authorities hope that Parliament will adopt the desired change in July in the first reading, and in September - in the 2nd reading.
The reform of the Constitution in terms of decentralization is provided by the complex of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements, signed by the contact group in February 2015. A proper clarification in the basic law must take into account peculiarities of particular districts of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, agreed with the commissioners of these districts ". The authorities of the self-proclaimed DND and LNR many times sent its proposals for reform, but never received a reply.
The Commission adopted the draft changes to the basic law does not provide for a special status for certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions, but only prescribes that he be Appointed a special legislative act. The rule of the sequence of Commission of local government in certain areas of Donbass on the basis of the law is proposed to consolidate the transitional provisions of the Constitution.
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