Verkhovna Rada Committee on European Integration holds regular meeting with participation of Deputy Minister of Infrastructure V.Dovhan

MIL OSI – Source: Parliament of Ukraine –

Headline: Verkhovna Rada Committee on European Integration holds regular meeting with participation of Deputy Minister of Infrastructure V.Dovhan

Deputy Chairperson of the Committee
M.Ionova chaired a regular meeting of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on European
Integration with the participation of Deputy Infrastructure Minister of Ukraine
V.Dovhan.

The Committee members considered conformity
of a number of draft laws with the Law of the European Union, obligations of
Ukraine within the framework of the Council of Europe, and the Association
Agreement between Ukraine on the one hand and the European Union, European
Atomic Energy Community (Euratom) and their member countries on the other hand.

The Committee members ruled that the draft
laws Nos. 4619, 4644, 2014a and 2361a correspond to the law of the European
Union and the international obligations of Ukraine.

The draft law No. 4619 offers to raise the
excise for tobacco goods.

The draft law No. 4644 guarantees proper
level of security during transportation of hazardous cargoes by road, rail and
river.

The draft law No. 2014a protects the rights
of consumers-individuals finding themselves in tough economic situation and
cannot fulfill their obligations under consumer loan contracts.

The draft law No. 2361a aims to regulate
the issue of collecting cancellation penalty for improper observance or
nonobservance of contractual duties in the field of consumer legal relations.

Besides,
the Committee members adopted the draft resolution “On parliamentary
hearings recommendations on “Transfrontier cooperation as element of
European integration of Ukraine (June 8, 2016).”

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