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Ukraine’s parliament supports accomplishment of decentralization reform

Source : 112 Ukraine

280 MPs supported the decision
17:34, 3 November 2020

Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine
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The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine supported in the first reading bill #3651-d on the accomplishment of the decentralization reform. 280 MPs voted in affirmative, as 112 Ukraine TV channel reported.

The bill On amendment of some legislative acts of Ukraine concerning the regulation of particular issues of the organization and activity of bodies of the local self-government and district state administrations offers to regulate the issue of the end of the authorities of the village, settlement, city heads, village, settlement, city councils, their bodies of executive power, district councils due to the amendment of the administrative and territorial order of Ukraine.

Moreover, the document provides the extension of the execution of the budgets of the territorial communities until the end of the budget period, territories of the territorial communities in the regions of Ukraine adopted by the Cabinet of Ministers, and budget of district liquidated by the Verkhovna Rada.

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The creation and re-organization of the district state administrations are also regulated due to the changes in the administrative and territorial structure of Ukraine, especially state registration toward bodies of local self-government and district state administration as legal persons of public law due to the changes of the administrative and territorial structure.

Thus, on the day when village, settlement, city councils elected by the territorial community obtain authorities, the territory that was approved by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the authorities of the village, settlement, city councils, village, settlement, city heads elected by the territorial communities which territories enter the territory of created territorial community.

After the end of the authorities of the village, settlement, city councils elected by disbanded territorial communities, their executive committees will continue to hold their authorities until the adoption of the composition of the executive committee by village, settlement, city councils.

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After the end of authorities of the village head, the proper functions are executed by village, settlement, city chairman elected by the created territorial community since he/she obtains the authorities for approval of the personal composition of the executive committee by the newly-created council.

If the territory of the disbanded territorial community is included in the territory of a few formed communities, each of them becomes the legal successor of the immovable property and items owned by the disbanded community that situated in the territory of the newly-formed territorial community.

From the day of approval of the composition of the executive committee by the newly-created council, the re-organization of the executive committees of the councils is held and their action stops by joining the executive committee of the newly-elected council. After the end of the re-organization, the proper executive committees of village, settlement, city councils stop their work.

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Village, settlement, city heads elected by formed territorial community might create the commissions for provision of authorities on the management of affairs legal persons that are re-organized.

A newly-created council might amend the decision on local budgets adopted by councils that stop their work.

In case of the inclusion of the territory of one disbanded territorial community to the territory of a few formed territorial communities, the newly-elected council of the formed community with the administrative center of the disbanded territorial community might amend the decisions on local budgets by the previous council.

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Fund balances of the budgets that occurred at the end of the budget year in the disbanded territorial communities are credited to the budget of the newly-formed community on the basis of the payment orders with the sign of a village, settlement, or city head elected by the newly-formed territorial community.

The creation and re-organization of district state administrations are held by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine after adoption by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the decision on creation and liquidation of areas with consideration of the peculiarities established by this Law.

The re-organization of area state administrations, their structural units are held without notification of the body that holds the state registration and without requirements elicitation of the creditor and their agreement.

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On July 17, 2020, Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted resolution № 3650, submitted by the Cabinet of Ministers, on the liquidation and creation of districts in Ukraine. The document reduces the number of districts from 490 to 133. The boundaries of districts are established along the outer boundary of the territories of rural, settlement, urban territorial communities that are part of the relevant district.

 

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