Журнал Viche 2015 №3

№3, 2015

Parliamentary immunity: foreign experience and challenges for the Ukraine

In the article the parliamentary immunity is examined as a legal irresponsibility of a member of a parliament for its actions as a member of a parliament (indemnity) and as a legal protection from prosecution of a member of a parliament (immunity). The features of the institute of the constitutional immunity of a member of a parliament are analyzed in the context of the experience of the foreign constitutionalism. The idea on the necessity of considerable limitation of the parliamentary immunity in the Ukraine is substantiated. r
Keywords: People's Deputy of Ukraine, parliamentary immunity, parliament indemnity.