The transition to martial law may be simplified a new bill

The government proposes to allow the President to declare a state of emergency in defence in the framework of a well developed plan.

Перехід до військового стану можливо буде спрощений - новий законопроект

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine submitted to the Verkhovna Rada a draft law No. 9464 “On amendments to the law “About defense of Ukraine” for consideration and further approval, informs Rus.Media.

According to the document proposed to allow the President to develop a plan for the defense of the state and make decisions within it with the help of its decrees.

Thus, the procedure of transition to the military situation as the main measure of strengthening the defense capacity upon occurrence of extraordinary circumstances, will be greatly simplified.

Information reported by government portal. The draft submitted to Parliament on January 11.

Separately, the draft notes that local governments and public authorities in the framework of the defensive plan will be more coordinated, if the reform will take MPs.

“The publication of these documents will coordinate activities of the components of the defence forces and to prepare the bodies of state power, bodies of local self-government, a unified system of civil protection, the national economy to the translation from peacetime to martial law and repel attacks, the elimination of armed conflict, as well as readiness of the population and the territory of the state to defense”, – reported in the CMU.