The state Duma has come a long way since the 1990s in terms of the behavior, the head of the parliamentary Commission on ethics Otari Arshba. This opinion he expressed at the meeting of the lower house of Parliament on Friday, March 24, the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
“I wanted to thank you all for that compared to some parliaments, including neighboring countries (Ukraine — approx. “Of the tape.ru”), where, for example, take for a causal place and thrown from the stands, we look just gorgeous,” said the Deputy.
He noted that now the state Duma is perceived “more solid” and therefore leads to increased voter confidence. “We did everything together. Vladimir Volfovich [Zhirinovsky] will not lie, some comrades in crimson jackets here is also staged concerts,” recalled Arshba.
He stressed that remain isolated parliamentarians who regularly allow violations. “We have, of course, individual MPs (…), which generally expanded the idea of ethics has saturated the conceptual apparatus of this science with new content,” added United Russia, refused to name names.
Earlier Friday it was reported that the state Duma approved amendments to the regulations authorizing the Commission on questions of Deputy ethics to make comments on the parliamentarians.
13 Mar the first President of Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk expressed the view that fighting in the Parliament is extremely necessary for the victory of democracy in the country.
Fights with the participation of Ukrainian parliamentarians occur regularly. In December last year the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Sergey Lobasyuk caused severe injuries to the employee of security Service of Ukraine (SBU), when he was in the line of duty. In mid-November of the same year Natspolitsiya of Ukraine opened a criminal case because of a fight between the deputies of the Verkhovna Rada Oleg Lyashko and Yuriy Boyko.