The Verkhovna Rada did not support the draft resolution № 8369 "On recommendations of parliamentary hearings on the theme:" Earth in the destiny of Ukraine: the situation in the land sector, the legislative provision of land relations and the practice of its implementation ". Legislative hearings were held on March 23, a draft resolution on the results of the hearing, filed deputies from the Party of Regions Gregory Kaletnik was put to the vote on April 21 around 18:00. During the draft cast their votes only 214 deputies of the 307 registered. 33 deputies voted against, did not vote - 60, wrote ZN.
In the parliamentary hearings on the situation in the land sector, in addition to deputies attended by representatives of local authorities, NGOs, scientists, experts in the field of agriculture. Of the 40 speakers, only two supported the introduction of a land market, which insists that President Viktor Yanukovych. The remaining participants in the hearings criticized the idea.
Recall Viktor Yanukovych after the parliamentary hearings, on April 7, in his annual address to Verkhovna Rada stated the need for the immediate lifting of the moratorium on the sale of agricultural land and the introduction of a land market.
The opposition also proposes to extend the moratorium on land sales before 2013.