Verkhovna Rada of Crimea

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  • Verkhovna Rada of Crimea
  • Верховна Рада Криму
  • Qırım Muhtar Cumhuriyetiniñ Yuqarı Radası
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
History
Founded June 19, 1991 (1991-06-19)
Disbanded March 15, 2014 (2014-03-15)
Preceded by Crimean regional council
Succeeded by State Council of Crimea
Leadership
First Deputy Chairman
Serhiy Donich[1]
Structure
Seats 100
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Political groups
Elections
Last election
2010
Meeting place
Верховный Совет Крыма.jpg
Building of the Supreme Council of Crimea, Simferopol
Constitution
Constitution of Crimea

Verhovna Rada of Crimea or the Supreme Council of Crimea, officially the Supreme Council of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea (Ukrainian: Верховна Рада Автономної Республіки Крим, translit. Verhovna Rada Avtonomnoï Respubliky Krym; Russian: Верховный Совет Автономной Республики Крым, translit. Verkhovny Sovet Avtonomnoy Respubliki Krym; Crimean Tatar: Qırım Muhtar Cumhuriyetiniñ Yuqarı Radası) was a Ukrainian legislative body of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea before the annexation of Crimea by the Russian Federation in 2014.

The last election of parliament took place on 31 October 2010 (see Crimean parliamentary election, 2010) and were won by the Party of Regions and the Communist Party of Ukraine.

On 27 February 2014 unidentified armed militants took over the parliament and hoisted a Russian flag over it. On 15 March 2014 the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine officially dissolved the parliament. On 17 March 2014, the State Council of Crimea was established in place of the Verkhovna Rada of Crimea.

Latest election[edit]

e • d Summary of the 31 October 2010 Supreme Council of Crimea election results[2]
Parties Party list votes Party list % Swing (party list) % Mandates won on party list Constituencies won Swing (in mandates)
Party of Regions 357030 48,93% +19,54% 32 48 +4
Communist Party of Ukraine 54172 7,42% +1,15% 5 -4
Qurultai-Rukh 51253 7,02% +0,47% 5 -3
Soyuz 38514 5,28% -1,47% 3 2 -5
Russian Unity 29343 4,02% 3
Strong Ukraine 26515 3,63% 2
People's Party 4563 0,63%
Progressive Socialist Party of Ukraine 12614 1,73% -7
Party of Pensioners of Ukraine 11133 1,53%
Batkivschyna 19589 2,68% -3,62 -8
Front for Change 8281 1,13%
Svoboda 1361 0,19%
Against all Invalid ballots 57552 7.89%
Invalid ballots 21794 -1.43%
Total 997,575 100% 50 50


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Coordinates: 44°57′6″N 34°5′49″E / 44.95167°N 34.09694°E / 44.95167; 34.09694