The president Victor Yushchenko signed the decree about the early termination of powers of the Verkhovna Rada 6-го convocation and appointed snap parliamentary elections to December 7.
The relevant decree dated on October 9, is published on a site of the president.
This decision is guided by provisions of the Constitution, in particular norm ч.6 Art. 83 of the Constitution of rather numerical structure of the coalition in the Verkhovna Rada, the decision of the Constitutional Court of September 17 of this year on the case of the coalition, and also that for the month which has passed after reduction of numerical structure of the coalition of democratic forces and the termination of its activity from the moment of approach of such reduction, in the Verkhovna Rada the new coalition isn't created.
In the decree it is noted that at meeting of the Verkhovna Rada on September 3 this year the head of parliament declared the decision of fraction of the "Our Ukraine — National Self-defense" block, made on September 2, an exit from the coalition with Yulia Tymoshenko Bloc fraction.
"Thereof the numerical structure of the Coalition of democratic forces in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the VI convocation decreased to number of People's Deputies of Ukraine, smaller, than is defined by the Constitution of Ukraine", - is spoken in the decree.
In the solution of KS of September 17, 2008 on the case of the coalition of fractions in the Verkhovna Rada it is established that "the requirement of rather cumulative number of People's Deputies of Ukraine who as a part of deputy fractions form the coalition of deputy fractions, concerns both the moment of formation of the coalition, and the entire period of its activity", is specified in the decree.
At this KS it is noted that reduction of numerical structure of the coalition of deputy fractions by any image to number of People's Deputies, smaller, than is defined by the Constitution, "involves the termination of its activity from the moment of approach of such reduction".
At the same time, it is specified in the decree, in this solution of KS it is defined: "If for one month in the Verkhovna Rada the coalition of deputy fractions (or there will be no coalition of deputy fractions which would conform to requirements of article 83 of the Constitution) isn't created, the president has the right ahead of schedule to stop power of the Verkhovna Rada".