The Ukrainian Parliament offered to consider a bill that prohibits the sale of alcohol between 22:00 and 08:00 across the country. The corresponding document was registered 18 MPs, and the main initiator of non-faction people’s Deputy Mikhail Golovko, reported on the website of the Verkhovna Rada.
The law prohibited the sale of beer (including nonalcoholic), alcoholic, low alcohol drinks, table wines and tobacco products. However, this prohibition does not apply to the restaurant business.
The document also spells out penalties for violations – from 5 to 10 UAH 100 UAH 200.
If the institution has violated the law repeatedly within a year, he faces a fine of up to 20 UAH 400, confiscation of goods and the prohibition to sell alcohol in the course of the year.
In the explanatory note the authors of the bill cite the negative consequences of alcohol abuse by the population and in favor of raising the age at which permitted to purchase alcohol, although the document on this subject says nothing.
We will remind, in the capital, a ban on the sale of alcohol at night came into effect in October last year. The corresponding decision was taken by Kyiv city Council.
As previously reported, in other cities also imposed restrictions on the sale of alcohol, in particular in Kherson, Uzhgorod, etc. In Lviv, a ban on the sale of alcohol from 22:00 to 10:00 is valid for six years.
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