Verkhovna Rada to work on improvement of electoral system – Korniyenko

Verkhovna Rada to work on improvement of electoral system – Korniyenko

Ukrinform
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine is planning to address the Central Election Commission so that to work together on the improvement of the Ukrainian electoral system.

Chairman of the Servant of the People political party Oleksandr Korniyenko stated this at a briefing on November 10, an Ukrinform correspondent reported.

"We will work on the improvement of the electoral system. In fact, we have received various feedback from the participants in the process. We will address the Central Election Commission from our committee [on state building, local governance, regional and urban development] regarding those violations, mistakes, various inconsistencies that need to be eliminated in the Electoral Code," Korniyenko said.

As reported, the October 25 local elections were held in Ukraine under the updated Electoral Code.

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the VIII convocation approved amendments to the Electoral Code on July 11, 2019. The document envisages the introduction of a proportional electoral system with open party lists in the elections of people's deputies, as well as a change in the electoral system in local elections.

iy


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2021 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-