People’s deputies plan to approve new budget on January 16
The lawmakers agreed to consider a draft law proposal of the Budget Committee and approve it in general on 16 January 2014.
According to the decision about the rejection of the law «On the State Budget of Ukraine for 2014″ within the period prescribed by Article 159 of the Rules of the Ukrainian parliament, and taking into account the need to comply with the requirements of Article 96 of the Constitution of Ukraine, Article 3 of the Budget Code of Ukraine and considering proposals to Cabinet on timely approval of the Law «On the State Budget of Ukraine for 2014″, the deputies decided to consider the draft law (No. 3000) on the State Budget of Ukraine in 2014, submitted by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, according to the following procedure:
• submission of the draft law in the Ukrainian parliament — December 19, 2013;
• study of the draft law by People’s Deputies, preparation of proposals to the draft law and their submission to the Budget Committee — no later than January 8, 2014 (Budget Committee will not consider proposals received after January 8, 2014);
• Preparation of proposals to the draft law by the Budget Committee together with authorized CM representatives and their submission to the Ukrainian parliament by 10 am on January 16, 2014;
• discussion of the draft law together with proposals of the Budget Committee and its approval in general on 16 January 2014.
«The regulation that has been drafted and registered under No. 3000P, comes into force on the date of its adoption,» says the statement of Ukrainian parliament.