Farmer harvests a field on land near Zhovtneve village, in the region of Chernihiv, some 220km north of Kyiv on August 11, 2009.
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The Verkhovna Rada has dismissed bill No. 3190 lifting restrictions to exercise the right to privatization and use of land parcels.
Only 170 lawmakers backed the bill at first reading on Feb. 21. At least 226 votes are required to pass any bill.
The bill proposed to lift artificial restriction to exercise the right to privatization and use of land parcels, optimize the rules for registering rights to land parcels where immovable property is located.