|Developers:||Ministry of Justice of Ukraine|
|Date of the premiere of the system:||January, 2020|
|Branches:||Government and social institutions, Law|
2020: Creation of the register
In the middle of January, 2020 the president of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky signed the law on creation in the country of the unified register of the persons condemned for crimes against sexual integrity of minors.
The surname, name, middle name of the convict, his date of birth and the residence or stay and also crime for which he was condemned will be entered to electronic base. Information about the person can be deleted from the register if a conviction or the court order it is cancelled.
Information on the pedophile will be entered into the system after entry into force of a conviction of court.
| ||If the person committed a crime against sexual freedom and sexual integrity of the minor before creation of the register, information on such person will be entered on the basis of the court order at the place of residence or correctional facility , said in the text of the document.|| |
As reported on the website of the Verkhovna Rada, the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine will be responsible for the register, and to use — prosecutors and investigation authorities and also authorized representatives of National police and State Bureau of Investigations (SBI).
In addition, the signed law enhances responsibility for rape concerning the person which did not reach 14 years irrespective of its voluntary consent, the person who was earlier committing such crimes - before lifelong imprisonment.
The regulation providing chemical castration of convicts for pedophilia from their consent was excluded from the final version of the bill.
The former Ombudsman for Children Pavel Astakhov in a conversation with Evening Moscow reported that he suggests to create the similar register of pedophiles in Russia long ago.
| ||Every year there are those who committed crimes concerning children, and then it becomes clear that they were already condemned for the same acts, but all the same get for work to the organizations where there are children — the human rights activist noted.|| |