The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine should consider the issue of the resignation of the government and prime minister during a plenary session on May 30 as 112 Ukraine reported citing Speaker of the Ukrainian Parliament Andry Paruby.
“According to the legislation, we should consider the issue of the resignation of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine. According to the law, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine is provided with 10 days and we enter these 10 days on this plenary week. And due to it, I order the Committee on Legal Policy to consider it on Wednesday and we will be able to consider the issue of the resignation of the Cabinet of Ministers and prime minister on Thursday. I think it will be one of the most key issues,” Paruby said.
Ukraine’s PM Groysman wrote a letter of resignation, which is dated May 20. He said he would resign on Wednesday, May 22. Groysman headed Ukraine’s Government since April 14, 2016.
Representative of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to the Verkhovna Rada Vadym Denysenko resigned, too.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky officially dissolved the Verkhovna Rada and appointed the snap elections for July 21. The Cabinet of Ministers should provide the financing of the elections.
Head of the Administration of the President Andry Bohdan stated that the decision on the dissolution of the parliament corresponds the Constitution.