New changes in legislation

Representatives of the Human Rights Ombudsman in the Donetsk People’s Republic on 24 September attended a regular plenary meeting of the autumn session of the People’s Council of the DPR of the II convocation. In the course of legislative activity, the following draft laws were adopted by the deputies of the People’s Council of the […]

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On material evidence

The Human rights Ombudsman explains the norms of the current legislation enshrining the legal status of things, money and other property seized from citizens by law enforcement agencies during a search, seizure. In accordance with Clause 1 of Article 201 of the DPR Criminal Procedure Code during a search or seizure, only items and documents […]

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Keeping of pet animals

Pets create a special atmosphere in our homes, bring positive emotions, defuse emotional tensions and help to overcome feel lonely. However, it is necessary to recall owners of pets about basic requirements on the maintenance of pet animals. According to Article 9 of Law of Ukraine “On protecting pet animals from violated treatment” as amended […]

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Recognition of an individual as disabled

An individual who, due to a mental disorder, cannot understand the meaning of his actions and (or) manage them, may be recognized by the court as disabled in the order established by civil procedural legislation. Guardianship is established over him (Article 32 of the Civil Code of the DPR). The rights and obligations of guardians, […]

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Traffic vehicles with special signals

The Ombudsman draws the attention of drivers to the necessity of observance traffic rules on the approach vehicles with special signals. Thus, DPR Traffic rules approved by the Order of the DPR Council of Ministers № 3 – 12 from 12.03.2015 (with changes) defined the following: in the case of a vehicle approaching with a […]

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Gift agreement

A gift agreement is one of the most widespread and commonly encountered contracts in practice of civil-law. Relations in the case of conclusion and application of the agreement are governed by Articles 681-690, Chapter 33 of the Civil Code of the DPR entered into force on 1 July 2020. According to the gift agreement one […]

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