The deputies voted for the deprivation the Russian language regional status
Deputies of the Kherson regional Council today, December 14, voted to deprive the Russian language regional status. About it reports with reference to
Today at the XXII session of the regional Council VII convocation deputies supported the proposal made by the Deputy of the regional Council Dmitry Butry, regarding the revocation of the regional Russian language.
As reports a press-service of regional administration, the decision adopted pursuant to articles 10 and 92 of the Constitution of Ukraine, articles 43,59 of the law of Ukraine “About local government in Ukraine”, decision of the constitutional Court of Ukraine from February 28, 2018 № 2-R / 2018.
Yesterday, the Kharkov regional Council has cancelled the regional status of the Russian language.According to the decision of Kharkiv regional Council from 6 December this year, repealed the decision “On priority measures for implementation in the Kharkiv region of the law of Ukraine “On principles of state language policy”, which on 30 August 2012 in the Kharkiv region was introduced, the status of regional language for Russian. The solution involves the introduction of bilingualism in the work of regional authorities.