About Civil Defence Of Ukraine

Original Language Title: Про Цивільну оборону України

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With a k o n u r as th n and {Act repealed based on Code N 5403-VI (5403-17) from 02.10.2012, VVR, 2013, N 34-35, 458} of the Civil defence of Ukraine (Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (BD), 1993, N 14, art. 126) (Entered in BP N 2975-XII (No.2975-12) from 03.02.93, VVR, 1993, N 14, art. 125) {amended in accordance with the laws of N 555-XIV (555-14) of 24.03.99 , VVR, 1999, 19, N, 171 N 2470-III (2456-14) of 29.05.2001, VVR, 2001, N 32, 172 N 1419-IV (1419-15) dated 03.02.2004, VVR, 2004, N 19, article 259 N V-1014 (1014-16) from 11.05.2007, VVR, 2007, N 33, 442} {in the text of the Act the words "search-and-rescue formation", "protection of population and of localities, the central body of the Executive power of emergencies and Affairs of population protection from consequences of Chernobyl catastrophe" in all cases has been replaced under the words "search-and-rescue service (the formation of)" "protection of population and territories" and "the central body of the Executive power, the powers of which are questions of protection of the population and territories from manmade and natural disasters" in the relevant cases according to law N 2470-III (2456-14) of 29.05.2001, VVR, 2001, N 32, article 172} everyone has the right to protection of their life and health from the effects of accidents, fires, natural disasters and on-demand guarantees, ensure the implementation of this right from the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine , ministries and other central executive bodies, local public administrations, local authorities, enterprises, institutions and organizations irrespective of form of ownership and subordination.
(First part of the preamble as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) State as guarantor of this law creates a system of civil defense, which has the aim of protecting the population from the dangerous consequences of accidents and disasters of technological, ecological, natural and martial character.

P o e and l I GENERAL PRINCIPLES article 1. Civil defence of Ukraine is a State system of management, capabilities created to organize and ensure the protection of the population from the consequences of emergency situations * technological, ecological, natural and martial character.
Civil defense system consists of: executive authorities of all levels, the competence of which are functions related to safety and protection of the population, warning, response and actions in emergency situations;
(Second paragraph of part two article 1 amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) bodies of the everyday management of the processes of population composed of ministries, other central executive bodies, local public administrations, enterprises, institutions and organizations irrespective of form of ownership and subordination;
(Third paragraph of part two article 1, as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) capabilities designed for civil defense;
foundations of financial, medical and material and technical resources, provided by emergency situations;
communication, notification and information;
the specifically authorized central body of the Executive power, the powers of which are questions of civil defence;
(Part of the second paragraph of article 1 of the law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99, as amended by law N 2470-III (2456-14) from 29.05.2001) courses and educational institutions of training and retraining of specialists and the population on questions of civil defence; (Part of the second paragraph of article 1 of the law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) service civil defense. (Part of the second paragraph of article 1 of the law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ * emergency-violation of normal conditions of life and activity at the facility or territory caused by accident, disaster, natural disaster, epidemic, epìzootìêû, epìfìtotìêû, big fire, applying the tools of destruction that have resulted or may result in human and material losses.
Prevention of socio-political, inter-ethnic conflicts, mass unrest and actions regarding the Elimination of their consequences to the competence of management and civil defence forces are not included.

Article 2. Civil defense measures apply to the whole territory of Ukraine, all segments of the population, and the distribution of the volume of and responsibility for their implementation is carried out by territorial and production principle.
Tasks of civil defence of Ukraine are: prevention of manmade and natural disasters and liquidation of their consequences; (Second paragraph of part two article 2 as amended by law N 2470-III (2456-14) from 29.05.2001) alerted the public about the threat and occurrence of emergency situations in peace and war times and continually informing him about the existing situation;
protection of the population from the consequences of accidents, fires, natural disasters and the use of means of destruction;
-support the organisation of the population during accidents, catastrophes, natural disasters and war time;
(The sixth paragraph of part two article 2 on the basis of Law N 2470-III (2456-14) from 29.05.2001) creation of systems analysis and forecasting management, alerts and communications, surveillance and control of radioactive, chemical and by bacteriological contamination, keeping their readiness for sustainable functioning in emergency situations the peace and war times;
training and retraining of governing civil defense, its management bodies and forces, training the population to apply means of individual protection and to act in emergency situations.
Article 3. Guide to Civil defence of Ukraine according to its construction relies on the Cabinet of Ministers, ministries, other central executive bodies, the Council of Ministers of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, local State administrations, heads of enterprises, institutions and organizations irrespective of form of ownership and subordination.
The Chief of the civil defence of Ukraine is the Ukrainian Prime Minister. (Part two of article 3 as amended by law N 2470-III (2456-14) from 29.05.2001) Direct tasks civil defence carried out continuous bodies of the Office of civil defense, including those created in the structure of enterprises, institutions and organizations of forces and civil defense.
The tasks, functions and powers of the Office of civil defense are defined by this law and the regulations on the management bodies in matters of civil defense, which is approved by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.
The bodies of the Office of civil defense, which are part of the local State administrations, there are units of double subordination.
(Article 3, as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) r at e and l II POWERS of executive bodies, EXECUTIVE BODIES of local authorities, HEADS of ENTERPRISES, institutions and organizations on the issues of CIVIL DEFENCE (name of chapter II as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) Article 4. The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine: ensures the implementation of measures for the prevention of emergency situations and liquidation of their consequences;
distributes the city and territory of groups, and legal entities-by categories regarding the implementation of measures for civil defense;
creates provisions for means of individual protection and property civil defense, logistical and other funds for emergencies in peace and wartime, and defines their scope and procedure of use;
take measures to ensure the readiness of the authorities in matters of civil defense, civil defense forces and means to act in emergencies;
creates a uniform system of training bodies in matters of civil defense, civil defense forces and the population to act in emergencies;
determines the order the creation of specialized professional and nevoênìzovanih emergency services (units);
defines the procedure for the preparation and holding of potentially dangerous activities in terms of the presence of civilians involving the personnel of armed forces of Ukraine and other military units and law enforcement agencies with the use of weapons and military equipment; (Article 4, paragraph eighth according to law 1419 N-IV (1419-15) dated 03.02.2004) satisfies the Governor needs the troops, the Office of civil defense and civil defense;
coordinates the activity of emergency services; (Article 4, paragraph according to law N 2470-III (2456-14) from 29.05.2001) attracts rescue emergency service outside the territory of Ukraine. (Article 4, paragraph according to law N 2470-III (2456-14) from 29.05.2001)
(Article 4 of law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99)


Article 5. Ministries, other central executive bodies, the Council of Ministers of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, local State administrations, the executive bodies of village, Township, city councils within its powers to ensure the civil defense issues, the implementation of measures to protect the population and territories during emergency situations and carrying potentially dangerous events in terms of the presence of civilians, the bodies of the Office of civil defense in fulfilling these tasks. (Article 5 as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99, amended according to law 1419 N-IV (1419-15) dated 03.02.2004) article 6. The specifically authorized central body of the Executive power, the powers of which are questions of civil defense: takes part in realization of the State policy in the field of civil defense, protection of population and territories against the effects of manmade and natural disasters, and preventing these situations;
organizes elaboration and implementation of appropriate actions with civil defense;
supervises assigned management bodies in matters of civil defense and specialized units, the troops of the civil defense;
exercises control over the implementation of the requirements of the civil defense, as the readiness of forces and means of civil defense for holding urgent works to prevent and eliminate the effects of manmade and natural disasters;
carries out coordination of the activity of central executive bodies, the Council of Ministers of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, local State administrations, local executive bodies and legal entities regarding the consequences of manmade and natural disasters;
provides alerting the public about the threat or occurrence of an emergency, ensures the proper functioning of the departmental regional and local systems of alert;
carries out training of the population, representatives of the Administration and civil defense force protection and actions in emergency situations;
organizing financial and logistical troops civil defense;
creates according to the legislation of Ukraine, the enterprise for the production of special equipment, means of protection and control, etc.
(Article 6 as amended by Laws N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99, 2470 N-III (2456-14) from 29.05.2001)

(Article 7 are excluded on the basis of Law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) Article 8. Management of the enterprises, institutions and organizations irrespective of form of ownership and subordination provides its employees by means of individual and collective protection, organizes the implementation of the evakozahodìv, creates a force to eliminate the effects of emergency situations and their willingness to practical actions, performs other actions with civil defense and is associated with the material and financial expenses in the order and volumes, stipulated by the legislation. (Part one of article 8 as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) Radiation, chemical and explosive businesses additionally create local systems of detection of an emergency and alerting staff and the population living in areas of possible damage; are engineering and technical measures that reduce the risk of the occurrence of accidents, fires and explosions, and bear the costs for their implementation in the volume stipulated in the relevant regulations.
(Part two article 8 amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) owners of potentially dangerous objects are responsible for protecting the population living in areas of possible destruction, the consequences of accidents at these sites. (Part three of article 8 amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) r at e and l III CIVIL DEFENSE FORCE Article 9. The forces of civil defense is its troops, specialized and nevoênìzovanì formation.
Troops of the civil defence to head the specifically authorized central body of the Executive power, the powers of which are questions of civil defense.
Civil defense troops perform tasks concerning the prevention and elimination of consequences of manmade and natural disasters in accordance with the laws of Ukraine "on protection of the population and territories from manmade and natural disasters" (1809-14), on the emergency and rescue services (1291-14), "area an ecological emergency situation" (1908-14), "on the legal regime of the State of emergency" (1550-14), "about the armed forces of Ukraine" (34-12).
Conditions of attraction of parts and units of the armed forces of Ukraine and other military formations established in accordance with the laws of Ukraine, to eliminate the effects of manmade and natural disasters are determined by the President of Ukraine in accordance with the Constitution of Ukraine (254 k/96-VR), laws of Ukraine "on the legal regime of the State of emergency" (1550-14) and "the armed forces of Ukraine" (34-12). The number and the number of parts and units of these troops are determined by taking into account the needs and peculiarities of the region.
Armed forces civil defense is carried out on the basis of the law of Ukraine "on military duty and military service" (2232-12), as well as contract. {Part five article 9 amended by law N V-1014 (1014-16) from 11.05.2007}
(Article 9, as amended by law N 2470-III (2456-14) from 29.05.2001) Article 10. For the performance of specific works related to radiological and chemical hazards, considerable devastation due to the earthquake, emergency situations on naftogazodobuvnih efforts, prevention and reconstruction works, including outside of Ukraine, established by legislation order can create specialized formation that is responsive to the central body of the Executive power, the powers of which are questions of protection of the population and territories from manmade and natural disasters.
(Part one of article 10 as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) application of specialized units for the intended purpose in accordance with the provisions of the Civil defence of Ukraine, which are approved by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine. (Part two of article 10 amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) Acquisition of specialized units, civil defense is carried out under contract from a number of experts who have experience in emergency situations.
Article 11. Nevoênìzovanì formation of civil defense are created in areas, regions, cities of Kyiv and Sevastopol, in enterprises, institutions and organizations irrespective of form of ownership and subordination in the order determined by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine. (Part one of article 11 in the law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) to nevoênìzovanih units, civil defense are able-bodied citizens of Ukraine, with the exception of women who have children under the age of 8 years, women with secondary and higher medical education, with children under 3 years of age, and persons who have a Governor.
Article 12. To ensure the activities of the civil defense, protection of population and territories against emergency situations and the consequences of carrying out special work in ministries, other central executive bodies, local State administrations, enterprises, institutions and organizations irrespective of form of ownership and subordination are specialized service civil defense: energy, protection of farm animals and plants, engineering, municipal engineering, supply, medical, alert and communication, fire protection, trade and catering technical, transport and others. To conduct the evacuation measures in emergencies on the basis of local State administrations created emergency Commission.
Organizational principles of creating civil defense services and the evacuation of the bodies, their tasks, functions and powers shall be determined by the Position of the Civil defence of Ukraine.
(Article 12 as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) Article 12-1. Control over compliance with the requirements of the legislation on civil defense authorities and local authorities, heads of enterprises, institutions and organizations irrespective of form of ownership and subordination is made the central body of the Executive power, the powers of which are questions of protection of the population and territories from manmade and natural disasters.
(Law amended article 12-1 of the law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) r at e and l IV maintenance and logistics CIVIL DEFENSE Article 13. Financing of the activities of the civil defense expense in accordance with State and local budgets, as well as funds of enterprises, institutions and organizations irrespective of form of ownership and subordination in accordance with

the legislation of Ukraine.
Ministries, other central executive bodies, local State administration, bodies of local self-government vìdrahovuût′ funds for carrying out measures related to education and protection of population and territories, including the costs of maintenance and training of the territorial Office of the civil defense forces and civil defense, designed to eliminate the consequences of emergencies, in accordance with the legislation of Ukraine.
Financing of the activities of the civil defense in need of capital investment (including the construction of protective structures, warehouses to store equipment and property of the civil defense, the creation of control points, communication systems and alerts), is carried out according to the General procedure of financing capital construction.
(Article 13 as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) article 14. The needs of the civil defense in military technology, devices and special properties are satisfied by central executive bodies, authorized in questions of material resources and economy with payment by the customer to the producers of the value of the selected resources. (Part one of article 14 amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) Products for the needs of civil defense is made under the Government order.
The specifically authorized central body of the Executive power, the powers of which are questions of civil defense, is a State owned by the customer of the products, services and works to ensure the needs of civil defense according to law of Ukraine "on the delivery of products for the State needs" (493/95-VR). (Article 14 of the completed part of the third according to law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99, as amended by law N 2470-III (2456-14) from 29.05.2001) Article 15. Civil defense troops are kept at the expense of the State budget.
Civil Defense personnel in matters of money and other types of software to enjoy all the rights and privileges in accordance with the law on social and legal protection of servicemen and members of their families "(2011-12) and other normative legal acts. (Part two of article 15, as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) bodies of civil defence of Ukraine, the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, oblasts, cities, regions, ministries and other bodies of executive power are held in accordance with the established order at the expense of State and local budgets, as well as the funds, expected to hold ministries. (Part three of article 15, as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) remuneration of employees of civil defense is carried out according to the conditions of remuneration of the employees of the Executive branch. (Part four of article 15, as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, Council of Ministers of Autonomous Republic of Crimea, local authorities provide controls for civil defense vehicles, service, economic and ancillary facilities, storage areas. (Part five article 15, as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) Article 16. Officials and citizens guilty of violating legislation on civil defense, shall bear responsibility according to the legislation of Ukraine.

P o e and l V INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION of UKRAINE in the field of CIVIL PROTECTION article 17. Cooperation with other countries in the field of civil defence exercise the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the central body of the Executive power, the powers of which are questions of protection of the population and territories from manmade and natural disasters, within the rights and powers provided by law. (Part one of article 17, as amended by law N XIV-555 (555-14) of 24.03.99) Cooperation is carried out on sharing experiences of civil defence and disaster emergencies, establishing and equipping forces, civil defense, joint action in case of emergencies.
Cabinet of Ministers decision on the participation of Ukraine in the international organization of civil defense and the operations of the European States with the submission of the aid in case of disaster.

President of Ukraine l. KRAVCHUK Kiev, February 3, 1993 N 2974-XII

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