MPs confused the procedure for the election of the Ombudsman

During the morning session of the Verkhovna Rada deputies voted for the amendment no 536, which to the bill on the constitutional Court was filed by the people’s Deputy from Blok Petro Poroshenko Olga Chervakova, but announced by the parliamentarian the amendment meets No. 547 in the table of amendments, but not the room number is 536, the correspondent of the publication «GORDON».

«Dear colleagues, we now risk running into a very serious international incident, if we don’t vote 536 of the first amendment, it concerns the procedure of election of the Commissioner for human rights. I want to remind you that the procedure must be secret, and this procedure was approved by the Commissioner of the UN high Commissioner for human rights. If it is open, respectively, the Commissioner for human rights will be subject to political influence,» said Cermakova at the meeting.

For the amendment voted 227 people’s deputies with 226 required.

The table of amendments that is published on the Council website, shows that keeping a secret election procedure proposed amendment No. 547, it gave the people’s Deputy from the Radical party Tatiana yuzkov it is.

The views of MPs on how now have to undergo the procedure for the election of the Ombudsman was divided.

The people’s Deputy from «popular front» Leonid Yemets said «Ukrainian truth» that the procedure will be open. As the Deputy from BPP Sergey Alekseev.

Cermakova in the comment the Internet-to the edition said that the Parliament did not vote for the number of the amendment and its content, that is what the MP announced.

«During the discussion I announced the amendment. I talked about the procedure of electing the Ombudsman. Rada voted for the election procedure of the Ombudsperson remained secret,» she said.

According to Chervakova, human rights organizations said they will sue if the amendment does not take into account.

The Verkhovna Rada had to choose the Ombudsman on June 6. But during the conciliation Council, the speaker of the Parliament Andrei Parubiy said that NACP has asked for more time for special checks of the candidates, so the issue of appointing a Commissioner of the Verkhovna Rada on human rights will consider later. In NACP denied this information.

2 Jun MP from the faction Block Petro Poroshenko Irina Lutsenko said that the post of the Parliament Commissioner for human rights, there are two candidates: the people’s Deputy from «popular front» Lyudmila Denisova and MP from Block Poroshenko Sergey Alekseev.

MPs confused the procedure for the election of the Ombudsman 13.07.2017

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