The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine approved as a whole the bill N3489 "About Modification of Some Laws of Ukraine concerning Reduction of Influence of World Financial Crisis by the Sphere of Employment of the Population". 418 People's Deputies voted for the relevant decision.
This bill provides opportunity to increase fund on unemployment due to transfer of part of means from insurance Fund on occupational accidents and insurance Fund on temporary unemployment.
Also it is offered to exempt till December 31, 2010 employers from a duty to reserve 5% of workplaces for the category of the population needing social protection.
Besides, it is offered to stop action of standards of laws which allow employers to employ foreigners or stateless persons without the permission on employment for a year.
In addition, it is offered to expand the list of persons who use an insurance on unemployment. At completion to the second reading this bill the remark of the People's Deputy Valery Sushkevich concerning inadmissibility of reduction of quotas of employment of disabled people was considered.