The article is sanctified to the theoretical aspects of essence and maintenance of the monitoring of legislation of Ukraine. Attention applies on the modern state of efficiency of legislative acts in Ukraine by authors. Reasonably, that monitoring of legislation is one of directions of forming of perspective legislation in Ukraine, as envisages research of public relations with the aim of collection of actual material and receipt of information, necessary for an evaluation, prognostication, control and formulation of recommendations in relation to providing of them the optimal state. Description of separate types of the legal monitoring is carried out in the article.
Keywords: legal monitoring, legislation, legislative act, legislative initiative, examination