The Verkhovna Rada, the Parliament of Ukraine registered the bill on holding the solemn session devoted to the President-elect Volodymyr Zelensky making an oath on May 19, 2019. The document is passed to the review of the parliament’s authorities, as the website of the Verkhovna Rada reports.
The initiators of the decree were Serhiy Mishchenko, the MP without spinster party, Pavlo Pynzenyk, from the Committee on the Regulations and Organization of the Work of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, Ruslan Kniazevych, from the Committee on Legal Policy and Justice, Andriy Pavelko, from the Budget Committee and Yuriy Savchuk from the Committee on the Prevention and Counteraction of Corruption.
According to RBC-Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky will be able to dissolve the parliament, where the current President and his Petro Poroshenko Bloc gained the majority, in case his inauguration will be held until May 27.
According to Ukrainian law, the president has the right to dissolve the parliament not later than six months before the new elections. Thus, newly elected President Volodymyr Zelensky, who is the leader of the party the Servant of the People, can dissolve the Verkhovna Rada, if his official entering to the office will happen till May 27.