24.06.2015, the special draft of law regarding capital punishment has been submitted to the Verknovna Rada of Ukraine (the Parliament of Ukraine). The name of bill «Draft of Law on Amendments to the Criminal Code of Ukraine (concerning the implementation of the death penalty as punishment for corruption crimes».
According to the explanatory note there are the following arguments of the author of the draft:
– Inefficient anti-corruption measures;
– Necessity to improve the welfare of the population;
– An appropriate type of criminal punishment will be concerned to officials who hold a particularly responsible position in the state.