Single moms will receive apartments, dads - jobs. The President promised
The President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych signed a law that ensured equal rights for single mothers and single fathers in Ukraine.
According to the press service of the head of the state, the Law № 239-VII "On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Ensuring Equal Rights for Single Mothers and Single Fathers" has been signed.
Equal rights will be ensured in terms of priority for housing and state guarantees of employment.
May 15, the Parliament passed a law according to which single fathers were given a high priority to housing and state guarantees of employment.
Thus, according to the amended laws to ensure equal rights of single mothers and single fathers, now the latter on par with single mothers have the right to appeal directly to the municipal or district courts in disputes concerning refusal to hire on a job in the presence of children under 14 years.
Also, single farhers shall be eligible for priority housing. According to the amendments to Art. 232 of the Labor Code, single fathers with children under fourteen years of age, shall be eligible for additional state guarantees of employment.
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