As reported by Censor.NET citing Ukrainski Novyny, the draft bill No.5048 was supported by 235 MPs of 226 required.
The adopted document withdraws the relevant provision from the parliamentary resolution "On additional measures to strengthen the defense capability and security of the state."
According to the explanatory memorandum, conscripts are on full state support, so the introduction of equal conditions of payment will cause imbalance in provisioning them and contract soldiers.
In addition, the decision of the National Security and Defense Council of Aug. 28, 2014 defines the measures for prevention of involvement of military conscripts into performing combat missions in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO).
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