The speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Andrei Parubiy said that the bill on the abolition of parliamentary immunity can be considered in Parliament on Thursday, October 19.
The question of the abolition of parliamentary immunity can be considered in Parliament on Thursday, reports Parubiy mediaUA, this Parubiy said this during the conciliatory Council of chairmen of the factions and parliamentary committees.
During the meeting there was a vote for inclusion in the agenda of the plenary meeting of the bills on the withdrawal of immunity. Coalition faction "Block of Petro Poroshenko", "NF" and Deputy group "people's Will" did not support the proposal to change the agenda of the plenary session of the Verkhovna Rada on 17 October and the inclusion of bills on the withdrawal of parliamentary immunity.
"At least three of the faction"Block of Petro Poroshenko", "NF" and "will of the people", advocated that the agenda remained unchanged and we began working on health reform. It is more than 226 votes," - said paruby.
"If on Wednesday, the Committee will consider the issue of removal of immunity, I will initiate and ask the deputies that after health reform, we could consider it Thursday," - said paruby.
We will remind, earlier the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko submitted to the Parliament a bill on amendments to article 80 of the Constitution of Ukraine (on the inviolability of people's deputies of Ukraine) (No. 7203).