Ukraine needs to adopt a law regulating payment for the use of gas distribution networks. About it in the Verkhovna Rada during the Hour of questions to the government said Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman.
“The issue of gas pipelines is very important not to make legal mistakes that sometimes happen in such situations. We are now legally working hard to put everything in its place and fix the decisions that were taken before us. The fact that he took one law in Gaza, and now we need to make the second act, which will allow us to charge for the use of networks, which is very important. In particular, we are working to give the possibility to manage these networks of local authorities at the level of cities, districts and so forth,” – said Groisman.
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The Prime Minister also stressed that if the Cabinet will reveal the facts of illegal transfer of networks in the use of private companies will be immediately taken to return to state control.
We will remind, on 12 July, the Cabinet sent to the Verkhovna Rada a draft law which removes the ban on concession and lease of state gas distribution systems.