Verkhovna Rada adopted Draft Law on amnesty by Miroshnichenko (PR)
The majority of deputies of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine supported the Bill on amnesty of the detained participants of Evromaidan by Yury Miroshnichenko, a representative of the Party of regions.
After the vote, an extraordinary session was declared closed. About this the speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Rybak has informed.
Results of voting are as follow: 232 out of the 416 people’s deputies of Parliament voted in support of the Bill # 4021 «On elimination of negative consequences and preventing the prosecution and punishment of individuals with regard to events that took place during the mass protest actions» by Yury Miroshnichenko.
According to Miroshnychenko, the law will come into force within 15 days after the liberation of all administrative buildings by the rebels.