As reports "Ukrainian truth", the adoption of the document voted 238 deputies. The new law provides penalties for the public use, display, or wearing a St. George ribbon in the form of a penalty from 850 to 2550 UAH or administrative arrest for up to 15 days with confiscation of the tape.

For repeated violation of the law, provides for the same sanctions, but the penalty can be up to 5010 hryvnia.

The provisions of the new articles of the Code about the administrative offences provided for in the bill do not apply to the cases of the use of St. George ribbons on the documents of state bodies, issued prior to 1991