Yanukovych approves instruction on National Anti-Corruption Committee
Sept. 1, 2011, 8:19 p.m. | Politics
— by Interfax-Ukraine
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanuovych
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanuovych has approved an instruction on the National Anti-Corruption Committee.
A respective decree signed by him on Thursday has been posted on the official Web site of the president.
The same decree declared ineffective some provisions of the president's decree of February 26, 2010 on the formation of the National Anti-Corruption Committee, which stipulated the main tasks of the committee.
According to approved instruction, the tasks of the anti-corruption committee include a systematic analysis of corruption in Ukraine and the development of measures to combat corruption.
The Ukrainian president is the head of the committee, and the justice minister is the secretary of the committee. The president approves the list of the committee members submitted by the executive secretary.