Parubiy was closed the evening session of the Verkhovna Rada

Парубий закрыл вечернее заседание Верховной Рады

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (VRU) Andriy Parubiy has closed the evening plenary session of Parliament on Thursday, may 19. The broadcast led the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.

The next plenary meeting will be held tomorrow, may 20, beginning at 10:00.

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We will remind, in the evening session, the Parliament adopted the law “On amendments to the law of Ukraine “On state budget of Ukraine for 2016″ (regarding social standards and the amount of subventions on the provision of benefits and housing subsidies),” which since December 1, 2016, has increased social standards. In particular, the subsistence minimum on one person counting on the month will be 1544 USD, minimum monthly wage is UAH 1600.

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In addition, the Council now renamed the Dnipro in Dnepropetrovsk and Dneprodzerzhinsk returned to its historic name – monay.

The MPs also extended the maximum period of detention of illegal migrants in temporary stay from 12 to 18 months and was sent back for revision the draft law on the assessment of the impact on the environment, which, among other things, is the condition for the implementation of the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the European Union.