Lutsenko about the failure of the bill to the attorney General: I Have a good day

Луценко о провале законопроекта по генпрокурору: У меня хороший день

PPB faction leader in the Verkhovna Rada Yuriy Lutsenko commented on the failure of the bill, allowing him to become attorney General. Communication Lutsenko to journalists on the sidelines Happy was broadcast channel “112 Ukraine”.

“I think today is a good day for me. By and large the bill, which gave me the opportunity to participate in the competition for this position is not passed, so have to deal with other realities,” – said Lutsenko.

“To be decorative by the Prosecutor in the current General omnipotence of the Imperial eagle, which will not allow any personnel changes, some of you will go? I don’t. In conditions when the attorney General denied the opportunity to appoint and remove the heads of the whole vertical, I would never undertake this kind of work. I’m ready to take on the hard work, but I never took the job a decorative. I don’t have a position, I like all Ukrainian citizens need a radical change of General Prosecutor’s office, and no staff changes it is impossible”, – said the head of the faction “BPP”.

We will remind, earlier today the Verkhovna Rada refused to include in agenda the draft law No. 4469, regulatory, including the appointment of a new Prosecutor General.

Yesterday the Committee on legislative support of law enforcement recommended the Parliament to adopt the bill No. 4481 on amendments to article 40 of the law of Ukraine “On Prosecutor’s office” concerning requirements to the attorney General. This draft law was registered by members of the relevant Committee Nikolay Palamarchuk (fraction “Block of Petro Poroshenko”) and Viktor Razvadovsky (“the will of the people”).

According to the draft law, the public Prosecutor can be a person without legal education with 3 years of experience in the field of law.

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Member of the Committee, MP from the PF Anton Gerashchenko said that the issue was not pozvolit become candidates for the public Prosecutor to Yury Lutsenko, who is ready to support the faction “people’s front”.

The head of the Committee Andriy Kozhemyakin this thesis refuted.

Yuri Lutsenko (also a member of this Committee) said that he was personally more like an alternative draft law No. 4469.

In addition, in the Parliament registered a similar draft law No. 4469 on amendments to some legislative acts of Ukraine regarding the activity of the General Prosecutor’s office and the State Bureau of investigation. The initiators of the people’s deputies from the faction of the PPO Sergey Alekseev and Ruslan Knyazevich.

Earlier it was reported that the former people’s Deputy of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv has withdrawn bill No. 4379, who were asked to resolve to appoint the attorney General candidate with no work experience in the Prosecutor’s office. Media speculated that the bill was written specifically to the post of attorney General was able to occupy the chair of the faction “Block of Petro Poroshenko” (BPP) Yuriy Lutsenko.

March 29, Rada gave its consent to the dismissal of the President of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Viktor Shokin. April 3, Petro Poroshenko has signed the decree about dismissal of the Peloponnese from the post of head of the GPU.

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