Amendments to the Constitution of Ukraine are by chance on the way of implementation of the Minsk agreements, said the people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Nestor Shufrich.
"The changes proposed today Is better than what We currently have in the existing legislative framework of Ukraine. Of course, It will need to adjust legislation to Supplement. It's not even a half measure, It's a quarter-measure, But this way you need to move. The fact that the law provided a link to the definition of the special status of Luhansk and Donetsk region, Is the chance that we will be able to implement the Minsk agreement ", - said Shufrich on the first day of the week on air of TV channel " ".
"We really are faced with the creation of the conflict between the prefect and Chairman of the Board, the Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Council, and, of course, We are caught in real diarchy in the field. But the elimination of the public administrations and the development of local councils - better than the absolute power of the state administrations, as Is the case today, " said the Ukrainian people's choice.
The Parliament of Ukraine on the proposal of the President of Petro Poroshenko has accepted in the first reading the draft changes to the Constitution of the state in terms of decentralization. Consideration of the draft changes took place when blocked the rostrum of the Verkhovna Rada. People's deputies of the Radical party during the performance of heads of factions shouted " Shame!", and also used a siren to stop the speeches of parliamentarians supporting the presidential project.
Proposed by the President establishes a three-tier system of local government. It is planned that the system of administrative-territorial unit will consist of regions, districts and communities, the community may contain one or several settlements of the communities. Exactly communities are encouraged to give the greatest range of opportunities and financial resources. Country representative (the prefect) is a person who is appointed and dismissed by the President upon the recommendation of the government. In addition, according to the amendments, the President is entitled to terminate the range of capabilities of local authorities (mayors and municipal, district and regional councils) with the possibility of direct presidential appointment of the Board through the Commissioner for a period of one year. Review Poroshenko, It will enable him to quickly respond to local manifestations of separatism.