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 Judicial reform should be completed by summer, - Rada speaker

Verkhovna Rada Speaker Andrii Parubii deems the judicial reform completion to be one of the parliament’s current priorities.

He stated in the course of the Ukraine-EU conference today, Censor.NET reports citing 112 Ukraine TV channel.

"As for the priorities and our objectives, I can voice them to you since I believe that they are of paramount importance. We need to complete the judicial reform by summer," Parubii said.

He also noted that Rada was planning to complete the parliamentary reform by the end of June as well.

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"I'm planning the reform of the parliament to be implemented by the end of June so that we will be scheduling parliament's activities in a new manner as early as in autumn. As for the electoral reform, I am setting an ambitious goal. The working group on the electoral reform is operating while I have decided to personally head it so that we will be also able to implement it [electoral reform] by summer," the speaker added.

Earlier, Parubii promised U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland that the Verkhovna Rada would adopt bill on judicial reform in the second reading before the end of the session.

 
 
 
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