The Verkhovna Rada failed vote for a bill requiring the gas companies to install individual gas meters

Today, the Verkhovna Rada failed to vote for the bill No. 5722-d «On amendments to the law of Ukraine «On ensuring the commercial accounting of natural gas,» regarding the establishment of the counters to the household consumers of natural gas,» the correspondent of the publication «GORDON».

In the explanatory note to the document said that in many cities of Ukraine tense situation on the installation of gas meters for the population, since the law of Ukraine «On ensuring the commercial accounting of natural gas» was not defined, what the gas meters should be installed – individual or communal.

In this regard, the regional gas companies have begun to install in apartment buildings common building meters of gas instead of the individual, because of what residents had to pay for gas, regardless of its actual consumption.

The bill has clarified the procedure for installing meters for each consumer of natural gas and refined a number of provisions of the law «On ensuring the commercial accounting of natural gas».

Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Andriy Parubiy several times put the bill to a vote as a basis, then for his return for revision, however, its adoption did not have a few votes. Successful was only one vote for the return of the bill for consideration, but it was successful due to the «non-personal voting». The speaker warned the MPs they vote for themselves, then a sufficient number of votes and failed to collect. Paruby emphasized that the vote for the bill failed due to low discipline of deputies.

June 22, the Verkhovna Rada adopted the law on mandatory installation in houses counters of heat and water. The draft law «On commercial accounting utilities» in the repeated second reading was supported by 238 MPs. The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed the law on July 28.




The Verkhovna Rada failed vote for a bill requiring the gas companies to install individual gas meters 19.12.2017

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