Acting as chairman of the party "Forward, Ukraine! ", the People's Deputy Oleg Novikov commented on the decision of delegates 2 stages IX of congress of this party to postpone process of its renaming into "National self-defense".
O. Novikov told that according to the current legislation there are certain terms for consideration filed on renaming of party of documents.
"From the moment of submission of our documents in the Ministry of Justice it has the right to give the answer within 45 days. Knowing the relation of the Minister of Justice Nikolay Onishchuk to "National self-defense", I can assume that this process will be used till last day, and, therefore, will be tightened to the maximum", - the People's Deputy explained and continued: "Then documents will be returned, and after introduction in them of editings, their new giving in Minyustition and new 45 days of consideration of our decision on renaming" will follow.
Oleg Novikov emphasized that as the territorial commissions on local elections have to be created till February 28, long process which will begin to carry out the Ministry of Justice, can prevent "National self-defense" to take part in these elections.
"Therefore the decision to transfer a question of renaming on 3-й a stage of congress of political party "Forward, Ukraine was made! ", which will take place in April - May of the next year. Usual working process", - was summarized by the deputy.