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LAW OF UKRAINE

of March 13, 2014 No. 876-VII

About National guard of Ukraine

(as amended on 30-03-2021)

This Law determines the legal basis of the organization and procedure for activities of National guard of Ukraine, its general structure, functions and powers.

Section I General provisions

Article 1. Appointment and tasks of National guard of Ukraine

1. The national guard of Ukraine is military forming with law-enforcement functions that is a part of the system of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine and is intended for accomplishment of tasks on protection and protection of life, the rights, freedoms and legitimate interests of citizens, societies and the states from criminal and other illegal encroachments, protection of public order and ensuring public safety, and also in interaction with law enforcement agencies - on ensuring state security and protection of frontier, suppression of terrorist activities, activities of the illegal militarized or paramilitary groups (groups), the terrorist organizations, organized groups and the criminal organizations.

2. The national guard of Ukraine participates according to the law in interaction with the Armed Forces of Ukraine for repulse of the armed aggression against Ukraine and liquidation of armed conflict by conducting military (fighting) operations, and also in accomplishment of tasks of territorial defense.

Article 2. Main functions of National guard of Ukraine

1. The main functions of National guard of Ukraine are:

1) protection of the constitutional system of Ukraine, integrity of its territory against change attempts in their violent way;

2) protection of public order, ensuring protection and protection of life, health, rights, freedoms and legitimate interests of citizens;

3) participation in ensuring public safety and protection of public order during the meetings, meetings, processions, demonstrations and other mass actions creating danger to life and health of citizens;

4) ensuring protection of public authorities which list is determined by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, participation in implementation of measures of the state protection of public authorities and officials;

5) protection of nuclear installations, nuclear materials, radioactive waste, other sources of ionizing radiation of state-owned property, important state objects which list is determined by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine;

6) protection of particular loads which list is determined by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine;

7) protection of diplomatic representations, consular establishments of foreign states, representative offices of the international organizations in Ukraine;

8) protection of the central bases of material logistics of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine;

9) participation in implementation of the actions connected with the termination of armed conflicts and other provocations on frontier and also measures for non-admission of mass transition of frontier from the territory of the adjacent states;

10) participation in special transactions on neutralization of the armed criminals, the termination of activities of the militarized or paramilitary groups (groups), organized groups and the criminal organizations which are not provided by the law in the territory of Ukraine, and also in the actions connected with the termination of terrorist activities;

11) participation in suppression of mass riots;

12) participation in recovery of law and order in case of the international and interfaith conflicts, unblocking or the termination of illegal actions in case of capture of the important state objects or areas menacing to safety of citizens also breaks normal activities of public authorities and local government bodies;

13) participation in maintenance or recovery of law and order in areas of emergence of especially difficult emergency situations of technogenic or natural nature (natural disasters, catastrophic crashes, heavy fires, use of weapons of destruction, pandemics, panzootics etc.) creating threat of life and to health of the population;

14) participation in recovery of the constitutional law and order when implementing attempts of capture of the government or change of the constitutional system by violence, in recovery of activities of public authorities, local government bodies;

15) participation in mitigation of consequences of emergency or crisis situations on objects which are protected;

16) participation in implementation of actions of legal regime of warlike situation;

17) participation in accomplishment of tasks of territorial defense;

18) defense of important state objects, particular loads which lists are determined by the President of Ukraine, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, central bases of material logistics of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine;

19) participation in the termination of group illegal actions of the persons detained, condemned and also mitigations of consequences of such actions in organizations of pre-trial detention, execution of punishments;

20) ensuring entering of data into the Unified register of persons, missing persons in case of special circumstances, and maintenance of such data in urgent condition in the limits determined by the legislation.

2. The organization and procedure for execution of military service for protection of nuclear installations, nuclear materials, radioactive waste, other sources of ionizing radiation of state-owned property, important state objects and particular loads, and also the rights and obligations of the military personnel involved to execution of such service are determined by the relevant charter approved by the law.

The procedure for the organization of protection by National guard of Ukraine for nuclear installations, nuclear materials, radioactive waste, other sources of ionizing radiation of state-owned property, important state objects, and also particular loads is established by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.

3. The national guard of Ukraine is the main subject on the termination of mass riots. When implementing measures for suppression of mass riots the National guard of Ukraine coordinates activities of forces and the funds of law enforcement agencies raised to the termination of the specified illegal actions.

The organization of activities of National guard of Ukraine for the termination of mass riots, and also procedure for its interaction in case of accomplishment of the specified function with law enforcement agencies, other public authorities, and also local government bodies is determined by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.

4. According to the procedure and on the bases determined by the laws of Ukraine and international treaties of Ukraine which consent to be bound is provided by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine the military personnel of National guard of Ukraine can be recruited in the international peace support operations and safety as a part of national personnel or the national contingent.

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