Журнал Viche 2007 №12

№12, 2007

Principle of state power division and problems of securing the unity of power

The principle of power division in Ukraine into legislative, executive and judicial was first proclaimed by Verkhovna Rada on June 16, 1990 in the Declaration about a state sovereignty, and presently is confirmed in the article 6 of Constitution of Ukraine.

It is worth marking that in practice of a world constitutionalism a concrete embodiment in life of power division principle depends on influence of many factors: historical peculiarities of the state development, economic, social and cultural development of society, ethnic, international and other factors. The growth states social role becomes more noticeable and also the influence of political parties on forming and functioning of state power which affects the choice of principles of functioning of the state.