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DECREE

of the Presidium of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine
on Passing of Archives of Communist Party of Ukraine to Subordination of the Main
Archival Administration under the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine

Because of great historical, scientific and social-legal value of the documents of archives of Communist Party of Ukraine, Presidium of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine enacts:

1. To pass documents of archives of Communist Party of Ukraine to subordination of the Main archival administration under the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and its local establishments together with premises, technological equipment and employees personnel.

2. Main archival administration under the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine should secure acceptance and safe keeping of documents from corresponding archives of committees and establishments of Communist Party of Ukraine.

Chairman of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine L. KRAVCHUK

Kyiv City
August 27, 1991

DECREE

of the Presidium of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine
on Passing of Archival Documents of the National Security Committee (KGB) of Ukraine
to Governmental Archives of the Republic

Due to the fact that archives of services of National Security Committee of Ukraine keep documents, which have a great value for objective appreciation of social and political processes, mass repression, rehabilitation and securing of legal interests of citizens, Presidium of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine enacts:

1) To determine that National Security Committee of Ukraine passes in permanent custody to the Main archival administration under the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and its local institutions according to the procedure, provided for ministries and other governmental and republican authorities.

2) Main archival administration under the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and National Security Committee of Ukraine should form a commission with participation of people's deputies and representatives of public organizations for working out of procedure and criteria for selection and transfer of documents to the state archives. Transfer of archival documents of National Security Committee of Ukraine is to be completed within six months.

3) Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine must consider financial and material supply of safe keeping of these fonds at state archives.

Chairman of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine L. KRAVCHUK

Kyiv City
September 9, 1991