Happy today may require television and radio to input at least 50% of Ukrainian content

Рада сегодня может обязать телевидение и радио ввести не менее 50% украинского контента

Today, the Verkhovna Rada may oblige TV and radio to input at least 50% of Ukrainian content. Such bills in the first reading is scheduled on today’s agenda. Live stream of the session available here.

Rada also will consider today a draft law that will help to create a database of donors for organ transplants.

MPs can introduce in Ukraine the Institute of private bailiffs court decisions, as one of the promising directions of development of Executive production on the agenda second reading of bill No. 2507а “On enforcement proceedings”. This Institute may also make changes to the Tax code.

Related news: the Cabinet today will consider a bill on public television and radio broadcasting

In the first reading amendments to the law of Ukraine “On natural gas market” with respect to insurance reserve of gas that will allow to create equal conditions for suppliers of natural gas, and will compel all gas suppliers to create an insurance reserve in the amount of 100% of scheduled monthly volumes of deliveries of natural gas to consumers for the next month.

In addition, in the second reading will be considered a change in the law “About television and broadcasting” according to which the MPs can enter in the mandatory scope of television transmission European production, as well as the USA and Canada at least 70% of the total weekly volume of broadcasting, including not less than 50% of the total volume of weekly broadcasting is the transmission of Ukrainian origin. It is noted that the transfer of Ukrainian production fall under the definition of “European”. And in radio broadcasts, according to the legislative initiative, the musical works of Ukrainian authors and performers should constitute no less than 50% of the total volume of weekly broadcasting.