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  1. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Law No. 1774-VIII of 6 December 2016 "To Amend Several Legal Acts of Ukraine", as amended to 3 October 2017. - legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-12-06 | Date of entry into force: 2017-01-01 | UKR-2016-L-105538

    Amends the Labour Code: namely, rephrases Parts 1, 2 of Article 95 (Minimum wage. Indexation of wage); also rephrases Article 96 (System of wage payment). Replaces paragraph 6 of Part 2 of Article 265 (Liability for violating the labour legislation) with 3 new paragraphs.
    Amends, inter alia, the Code of Administrative Misuse: namely, makes wording changes in Paragraph 2 of Article 172-6 (Violation of financial control requirements) and in sub-paragraph 2 of Part 1 of Article 255 (Persons, who have right to make protocols on administrative misuses).
    Also amends the Law "On the Principles of Social Protection of Disabled Persons": in particular, rephrases Part 3 of Article 22 (On the competencies of state bodies in the sphere of social protection of the disabled).
    Also amends the Law "On Pension Insurance": in particular, introduces wording changes into Parts 3, 4, 6 of Article 85 (Payment of pensions).
    Also amends the Law "On Social and Legal Protection of Military Servicemen and their Family Members": in particular, introduces wording changes into Part 2 of Article 16 (Lump-sum benefit in case of death, disability or partial loss of working capacity without establishment of disability of military servicemen, persons under military service duty and reservists, called to educational (or probation) and special mobilizations or for carrying military service in military reserve), into Article 16-2 (Reserve of lump-sum benefit); supplements Article 16-3 (Appointment and payment of lump-sum benefit) with a new paragraph.
    Also amends Law "On Pension Provision to Persons Discharged from Military Service and for Some Other Persons": in particular, introduces wording changes into Article 43 (Wage (Financial sustenance) for pension calculation), Article 54 (Payment of pensions to working pensioners), Article 63 (Re-calculation of previously appointed pensions).
    Also amends Article 37 (Pension provision for public servants) of the Law "On Public Servants", making wording changes in Parts 4, 5, 7.
    Also amends the Law "On Wages": in particular, makes changes in Article 3 (Minimum wage); supplements with new Article 3-1 (Guarantees for providing minimum wage); rephrases Article 6 (Systems of wage payment), also Part 1 of Article 10 (Procedure of establishment and revising of amount of minimum wage).
    Also amends the Law "On Compulsory State Social Insurance": in particular, rephrases parts 2, 3 of Article 22 (Information in the sphere of compulsory state social insurance); makes wording changes in Article 27 (Pension size due to age), Article 42 (Indexation and re-calculation of pensions), Article 47 (Payment of pensions).
    Also amends Article 8 (Complete state insurance for children orphans and children deprived of parental care, also for persons equal to them) of the Law "To Ensure Organisational and Legal Conditions of Social Protection for Orphans and Children Deprived of Parental Care".
    Also introduces minor amendments, inter alia, in the Law "Principles of Legislation on Compulsory State Social Insurance" (Articles 13, 15).

  2. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Law No. 1683-VIII of 18 October 2016 "To Amend Several Laws of Ukraine Related to Pension Provision for Persons of Certain Categories who Participated in Antiterrorist Operation". - legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-10-18 | Date of entry into force: 2017-02-06 | UKR-2016-L-105561

    Amends the Law "On Pension Provision to Persons Discharged from Military Service and for Some Other Persons": in particular, supplements part 3 and changes the wording of part 4 of Article 30 (Family members who have the right to pension due to the loss of breadwinner).
    Amends the Law “On Compulsory State Social Insurance”: in particular, rephrases the wording of Sub-paragraph 6 of Paragraph 3 of Section 15 XV of Final provisions.

  3. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Law No. 1079-VIII of 12 April 2016 "To Amend Article 11 of the Law "On Social and Legal Protection of Military Servicemen and their Family Members" on accompanying Military Servicemen and their Family Members when Continuing Treatment in Sanatoriums and Resorts". - legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-04-12 | Date of entry into force: 2016-05-06 | UKR-2016-L-105581

    Introduces changes into Paragraph 3 of Article 11 (Right of military servicemen to health protection and medical treatment). Namely, rephrases sub-paragraph 3; supplements Article 11 with 2 new paragraphs.

  4. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Law No. 1043-VIII of 29 March 2016 to Amend Article 40 of the Law "On Compulsory State Pension Insurance", concerning the Procedure of Definition of Wage for Pension Calculation. - legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-03-29 | Date of entry into force: 2016-04-15 | UKR-2016-L-105584

    Rephrases paragraph 1 of Part 1 of Article 40 (Procedure of definition of wage (income) for pension calculation).

  5. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Law No. 936-VIII of 26 January 2016 "To Amend Several Legal Acts of Ukraine with the aim of Strengthening Social Protection of Children and Assistance for the Families with Children". - legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-01-26 | Date of entry into force: 2016-02-21 | UKR-2016-L-105585

    Amends, inter alia, the Family Code. In particular, rephrases Chapter 20 (Patronage over the child).
    Also amends the Law "On Protection of Children": rephrases the preamble of the Law; supplements Article 1 (Definition of terms) with a new paragraph; introduces wording changes and new words into Article 5 (Organization of children’s protection); rephrase parts 3 and 5 of Article 12 (Rights, duties and responsibility of parents for upbringing and development of children). Rephrases the title of Section V, which now reads: "Children in need of a special state protection", supplementing Section V with new Article 23-1 (Protection of rights and interests of the children in hard living conditions); rephrases parts 2, 3 of Article 24 (Maintenance and upbringing of orphans and children deprived of parental care, and street children); also rephrases Article 30 (Prohibition of participation of children in military activities and armed conflicts) and Article 32 (Protection of the child against illegal transfer). Supplements the law with new Article 30-1 (Protection of children in war zones and armed conflicts, and children affected by war and armed conflicts).
    Also amends the law "On Social Services": in particular, supplements part 3 of Article 5 (Types of social services and forms of provision) with new paragraph.
    Also amends the law "On Ensuring Organizational and Legal Conditions of Social Protection for Orphans and Children Deprived of Parental Care": makes wording changes in paragraph 3 of Article 1 (Definition of terms).
    Also amends the law "On Free Legal Aid": in particular, rephrases paragraph 2 of part 1 of Article 14 (Subjects who possess the right to free additional legal aid).
    Amends the law "On Ensuring Rights and Liberties of Internally Displaced Persons". In particular, adds a new paragraph to part 1 of Article 4 (Registration of internally displaced persons), rephrases part 4 of the same article, supplements part 7 with new words, part 8 with paragraphs 5-8. Supplements Article 11 (Competencies of central and local executive bodies, local self-government bodies in relation with ensuring rights and freedoms for internally displaced persons) with new paragraphs 12-1-12-5.

  6. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 675 of 20 November 2014 on Establishment of the Proportions of Distribution of Unified Contribution for Compulsory State Social Insurance. - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2014-11-20 | Date of entry into force: 2014-12-04 | UKR-2014-R-99140

    In accordance with the law "On the Collection and Registration of Unified Contribution for Compulsory State Social Insurance", the Cabinet of the Ministers establishes the proportions of distribution of unified contribution with an appendix. Accordingly, the sum of the unified contribution for different categories of payers is distributed on compulsory state social insurance against unemployment, temporary loss of working capability, industrial accident, occupational disease, also on state social pension insurance with relevant percentage numbers.

  7. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Law No. 1706-VII of 20 October 2014 "On Ensuring of Rights and Liberties of Internally Displaced Persons". - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2014-10-20 | Date of entry into force: 2014-11-22 | UKR-2014-L-99133

    Article I: Concept of internally displaced person.
    Article II: Guarantees of ensuring rights and liberties of internally displaced persons.
    Article III: Protection from compulsorily internally displacement and compulsory return to previous living place
    Article IV: Registration of internally displaced persons
    Article V: Registration of living place of internally displaced person
    Article VI: Ensuring of rights of internally displaced persons to documents verifying citizenship of Ukraine, identifying person or his/her special status
    Article VII: Ensuring of meeting of rights of registered internally displaced persons to employment, pension ensuring, state social insurance compulsory for all, social services, education
    Article VIII: Ensuring of the voting rights of internally displaced persons
    Article IX: Other rights as well as duties of internally displaced person
    Article X: Competencies of the Cabinet of Ministers concerning the issues of ensuring rights and liberties of internally displaced persons
    Article XI: Competencies of central and local bodies of executive power, local self-government bodies in the issues of ensuring rights and liberties of internally displaced persons
    Article XII: Reasons for repealing the effect of notification on registration of internally displaced person, as well as reasons for incorporating information on this in the Unified informative data base on internally displaced persons
    Article XIII: Appellation against decisions, actions or inaction of state bodies, local self-government bodies and officials thereof
    Article XIV: Prohibition against discrimination
    Article XV: Sources of financial and material-technical provision of rights and liberties of internally displaced persons
    Article XVI: Cooperation of state power bodies and local self-government bodies with the public associations engaged in support to internally displaced persons
    Article XVII: Support to internally displaced persons with granting credits for purchasing lands, purchasing and construction of dwellings
    Article XVIII: International cooperation regarding the problems of internally displaced persons
    Article XIX: Liability for the violation of this law
    Article XX: Final and transitional provisions.

  8. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Law No. 1589-VII of 4 July 2014 to Amend Several Laws of Ukraine Regarding Additional Guarantees of Social Protection of Military Servicemen in Special Period. - Legislation from CIS Countries

    Adoption: 2014-07-04 | Date of entry into force: 2014-07-24 | UKR-2014-L-99136

    Amends, inter alia, the Law on the Social and Legal Protection of Military Servicemen and their Family Members, supplementing article 10-1 (Military servicemen's right to health care and medical help) with new paras 17, 18, 19 concerning the general vacations of servicemen during the period between the announcement of mobilization and commencement of martial law, the period of martial law, also the termination granting of certain types of leave.

  9. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 231-V of 5 October 2006 to amend the Act on status and social protection of citizens suffering from the consequences of the Chernobyl catastrophe (Text No. 485).

    Adoption: 2006-10-05 | Date of entry into force: 2006-12-08 | Date of partial entry into force: 2007-01-01 | UKR-2006-L-75514

  10. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 2623-IV of 2 June 2005 on basic principles of social protection of homeless citizens and abandoned children (Text No. 354).

    Adoption: 2005-06-02 | Date of entry into force: 2006-01-01 | UKR-2005-L-72170

    Provides for rights and obligations of homeless citizens and abandoned children, system of their registration, prevention of such situations, and system of their reintegration.

  11. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 1743-IV of 3 June 2004 to amend section 5 of the Act on State social assistance to families with low income (Text No. 407).

    Adoption: 2004-06-03 | Date of entry into force: 2005-01-01 | UKR-2004-L-70084

    Adds a sixth part to section 5 providing that the level of minimum income for a family with three children shall be increased by 20% for each supplementary child less than 16/18.

  12. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 1727-IV of 18 May 2004 on State social benefits to persons having no right to pension, and to disabled persons (Text No. 404). - legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2004-05-18 | Date of entry into force: 2005-01-01 | UKR-2004-L-70083

    Provides for types of benefits, granting conditions, benefits duration and level, payment of benefits and financing sources.

  13. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 1104-IV of 10 July 2003 on social integration of persons having served a sentence in the form of limitation of freedom or imprisonment for a certain period of time (Text No. 39).

    Adoption: 2003-07-10 | Date of entry into force: 2004-08-06 | UKR-2003-L-66720

    Provides for the creation of social services for persons liberated from prison, medical and social assistance, enterprises participation, and financing of centres for social adaptation.

  14. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 1045-IV of 9 July 2003 to amend the Act on State social assistance to families with low income (Text No. 25).

    Adoption: 2003-07-09 | Date of entry into force: 2004-01-01 | UKR-2003-L-66621

    Amends part 4 of section 5 relating to minimum living benefits for each child.

  15. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 966-IV of 19 June 2003 on social services (Text No. 358).

    Adoption: 2003-06-19 | Date of entry into force: 2004-01-01 | UKR-2003-L-65875

    Contains provisions on the rights of citizens in difficult conditions, the types of social services, and organisation of services.

  16. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 208-IV of 24 October 2002 to amend several acts on assistance to families with low income (Text No. 367).

    Adoption: 2002-10-24 | Date of entry into force: 2002-12-13 | UKR-2002-L-63795

    Amends, inter alia, sections relating to the calculation of State social assistance and to cases of limitation of social assistance rights.

  17. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 2109-III of 16 November 2000 on State social assistance to persons disabled from birth and to disabled children (Text No. 2).

    Adoption: 2000-10-16 | Date of entry into force: 2001-01-01 | UKR-2000-L-58283

    Provides several categories of disabled persons with a right to State social assistance via the establishment of a minimum guaranteed income.

  18. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Law, Act

    Act No. 1768-III of 1 June 2000 on State social assistance to families with low income (Text No. 290).

    Adoption: 2000-06-01 | Date of entry into force: 2000-09-01 | UKR-2000-L-57266

    Provides, inter alia, for categories of beneficiaries (families with a monthly income lower than the minimum income), grants of assistance and their levels and the financing of such assistance.

  19. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 19 of 9 January 1996 on the grant of State benefits to several categories of pensioners. (Text No. 152)

    Adoption: 1996-01-09 | UKR-1996-R-45385

    Concerns unemployed citizens reaching retirement age, invalids of groups I and II and families under a certain level of income per person. The Ministry of Social Protection, the Ministry of Labour, the Ministry of Finance and the Pension Fund shall fix the procedure of grant and payment of the benefits. Lost effect on the grounds of the Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 1651 of 10 December 1998 on the grant of state benefits to several categories of pensioners which is no longer in force on the grounds of the Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 497 of 11 April 2002 on assuring of fulfilment of functions related to setting and payment of pensions by the bodies of the Pensions Fund.

  20. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations No. 843 of 20 October 1995 to supplement the List of workers to whom service housing can be offered. (Text No. 73)

    Adoption: 1995-10-20 | UKR-1995-R-47226

  21. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations No. 825 of 16 October 1995 on increase of monetary benefits to citizens unable to work with minimal income. (Text No. 67)

    Adoption: 1995-10-16 | UKR-1995-R-47225

    Lost effect on the grounds of the Regulations of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 33 of 10 January 1996 on increase of monetary benefits to citizens unable to work with minimal income.

  22. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations No. 754 of 21 September 1995 to amend the List of categories of workers to whom service housing can be offered. (Text No. 42)

    Adoption: 1995-09-21 | UKR-1995-R-47223

  23. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree of the Supreme Soviet of Ukraine No. 227 of 9 June 1995 on several State social guarantees for citizens with low income.

    Adoption: 1995-06-09 | Date of entry into force: 1995-06-09 | UKR-1995-R-61611

  24. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No.240 of 1 January 1993 of the President of Ukraine on investment procedures for housing construction for military servicemen and their families.

    Adoption: 1993-07-01 | UKR-1993-R-35596

    This Decree approves Regulations on investment procedures for the construction of housing for armed forces personnel and their families, including preferential tax treatment for foreign and Ukrainian investors in this area.

  25. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Governmental Order No. 394 of 2 June 1993 on cash benefits granted to low-income citizens.

    Adoption: 1993-06-02 | UKR-1993-R-34632

    From 1 June 1993 lays down monthly cash benefits to disabled persons to improve their living conditions.

  26. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 315 of 29 April 1993 to amend and supplement several decisions of the Government pursuant to the adoption of the Act to amend and supplement the Act of the Ukrainian SSR on the Employment of the Population.

    Adoption: 1993-04-29 | UKR-1993-R-35166

    This Decree supplements and amends the following regulations: State Employment Service Regulations; State Employment Promotion Regulations; Organization of Remunerated Public Works Regulations; Control and Supervision of Compliance with the Legislation on the Employment of the Population; Regulations concerning the registration of unemployed workers, the payment of unemployment benefits and the conditions of granting additional material and other assistance to unemployed workers and their families.

  27. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree of the President of Ukraine on urgent measures to increase social protection of military servicemen and their families.

    Adoption: 1993 | UKR-1993-R-35592

    This Decree provides for a number of measures aimed at strengthening the social protection of military servicemen and their families, including top priority arrangements in the field of housing construction for the servicemen, credits and subsidies for the construction of individual dwellings, and professional and social integration schemes for retired servicemen.

  28. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Governmental Order No. 424 of 28 July 1992 to amend the Governmental Order No. 316 of 10 June 1992 on monthly payments to the socially disadvantaged to buy food (text No. 203).

    Adoption: 1992-07-28 | UKR-1992-R-32290

    Lost effect on the grounds of the Order of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 691 of 9 September 1992 on monetary assistance to citizens with minimal income.

  29. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Governmental Order No. 316 of 10 June 1992 on monthly payments to the socially disadvantaged to buy food (text No. 416).

    Adoption: 1992-06-10 | UKR-1992-R-32289

    Lost effect on the grounds of the Order of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 691 of 9 September 1992 on monetary assistance to citizens with minimal income.

  30. Ukraine - Social assistance and services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Governmental Order No. 128 of 14 March 1992 on the adoption of a programme of financial and material assistance to low-income persons (text No. 90).

    Adoption: 1992-03-14 | UKR-1992-R-32271

    From 1 April 1992 maintenance payments are granted to disabled persons, alone persons and low-income families.


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