The Rada adopted a law on the de-Sovietization of the legislation of Ukraine: what is it about

According to it, about 1,200 acts of the authorities of the USSR and the Ukrainian SSR are recognized as such that they are not applied on the territory of Ukraine.

The Rada supported the de-Sovietization of Ukrainian legislation / photo from UNIAN, Denis PryadkoThe Rada supported the de-Sovietization of Ukrainian legislation / photo from UNIAN, Denis Pryadko

The Supreme Council of Ukraine adopted the Law on De-Sovietization of Ukrainian Legislation (No. 4284).

As an UNIAN correspondent reports, 293 people’s deputies voted for this decision .

The law provides that public authorities, local self-government bodies, their officials and officials, individuals and legal entities must take into account that a number of acts of state authorities and state administration bodies of the USSR and a number of acts of state authorities and state administration bodies are not applied on the territory of Ukraine Ukrainian SSR, except for their provisions, which do not contradict the Constitution of Ukraine and the Law of Ukraine “On Assignment”.

These acts concern the sovereignty of Ukraine and its territorial integrity within the current state border of Ukraine, determined by the Constitution of Ukraine and the laws of Ukraine, as well as international treaties of Ukraine; of the administrative-territorial structure of Ukraine, as well as descriptions, awards, rules for wearing and transferring orders, medals, order ribbons and ribbons of medals on slats, insignia, honorary titles, titles of the Ukrainian SSR.

Thus, the law approves a list of relevant acts of state authorities and state administration bodies of the USSR, which are not applied on the territory of Ukraine. This list contains 929 legislative acts.

In particular, this is the Constitution (Basic Law) of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (adopted at the extraordinary seventh session of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR of the ninth convocation on October 7, 1977) (with the following changes).

Also, a list of acts of state authorities and state administration bodies of the Ukrainian SSR (Ukrainian SRR) that are not applied on the territory of Ukraine is approved. It contains 258 legislative acts. Among them is the Law of the Ukrainian SSR of July 5, 1991 No. 1295-XII “On the President of the Ukrainian SSR”.

Also by law, in particular, the Housing Code of the Ukrainian SSR is renamed into the Housing Code of Ukraine.

The Law shall enter into force on the day following the day of its publication.

(C)UNIAN 2022

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