Daily News10-12.05.19

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  1. Update on draft of the law 8449d.

On April 25, 2019 draft of the law of Ukraine "On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine Concerning the Establishment of Competitive Conditions for the Production of Electric Energy from Alternative Energy Sources" was voted.

In accordance with the Rules of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, after the law has been voted, the text of the law adopted by the Verkhovna Rada no later than within ten days is drawn up by the Main Committee and submitted for signature to the Head of the Verkhovna Rada. The Head of the Verkhovna Rada signs approved law not earlier than two and not later than five days from the day of its submission.

In case of detecting violations and inaccuracies, the text of the approved law is not signed by the Head of the Verkhovna Rada before the clarification of the circumstances. On April 26, 2019, there were registered three draft resolutions of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (VRU) on the abolition of the decision of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of April 25, 2019 on the adoption, in general, of the draft Law of Ukraine "On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine on Ensuring Competitive Conditions for the Production of Electric Energy from Alternative sources of energy "(No. 8449-d dated December 5, 2018). The above-mentioned resolutions refer to the violation of the procedure when voting on the draft law. So, they should be considered by parliament at the next meeting.

This week, from 14 to 17 May, plenary sessions of the Verkhovna Rada will take place at which voting on these resolutions will take place.

2. The condition of the launch of the new electricity market is to prevent price increase for the population - Volodymyr Groysman.

Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman opposes the introduction of the electricity market if it leads to higher electricity prices for the population.

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3. The Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine should abandon the functions of managing state-owned enterprises.

This was stated by the head of the ministry Ihor Nasalyk during a meeting with experts of the government-public initiative "Together against corruption", it is reported on the website of the Ministry on the Internet and on Facebook.

To date, the management of the ministry includes, in particular, Energoatom, UkrHydroEnergo, State Concern "Nuclear Fuel", Ukrinterenergo, "Kalush TPP-Nova", Ukrtransnafteproduct, "Trunk gas pipelines of Ukraine".

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