Kharkiv region in the parliament is represented by 23 People's Deputies: 14 reginal and 9 listed. The OPORA Civic Network compiled a rating of the most effective and least productive People's Deputies of the Kharkiv region in 2017.
In 2017, the Verkhovna Rada held 116 plenary sessions, of which not one was missed by only 2 Kharkiv Deputies. In total in 2017 people's representatives from Kharkiv region registered 338 bills, submitted 187 inquiries and made 252 statements in the Parliament.
Member of Ukrainian Parliament Valeriy Pysarenko made a speech 33 times in plenary sessions, submitted 28 requests. The percentage of attendance at meetings by written registration is 56%. 5% of the deputies' bills were adopted.
Thus, Valeriy Pysarenko took the third place in the ranking and is in the list of the top five most effective deputies of the Kharkiv region in 2017.