The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine supported the resolution on the list of goods not covered by the ban provided for in Article 54 of the Law of Ukraine “On Prevention of Corruption”, which will allow a number of executive bodies to receive free medical and anti-epidemic goods during the quarantine.
Previously, Article 54 of the relevant law completely prohibited the receipt of benefits, services, and property by public authorities and local governments.
According to the Minister of Justice Denis Malyuska, the list includes medicines to provide medical care to patients with COVID-19, disinfectants and antiseptics, medical equipment for health care facilities that provide care to patients with COVID-19, personal protective equipment, medical devices for screening patients, consumables for medical care for patients with COVID-19, medical devices, laboratory equipment, consumables, reagents for laboratory tests, medical devices would (consumables) for pathology departments, vehicles for health care facilities of the emergency medical care system and sanitary aviation (aviation medicine).
These goods can be voluntarily transferred to the central executive body that implements the state policy in the field of health care, to other central executive bodies that implement state policy in the areas of sanitary and epidemiological well-being, quality control, and safety of medicines, HIV prevention. infections / AIDS and other socially dangerous diseases, and structural units for health care of regional, Kyiv and Sevastopol city state administrations.