Issues of legislative support of legal use of farming lands in collective ownership in Ukraine

The article is devoted to the analysis of theoretical and practical problems of the current state of using agricultural lands of collective ownership with uncertain legal regime, as well as prospects of legislative provision of legal forms for the use of such lands in market conditions. The main periods of formation of the legal regime of collective-ownership land of agricultural enterprises, as well as the legislative documents that ensured this process, were identified and characterized. The main problems and contradictions in the legislation of Ukraine regarding the legal regime of collective ownership land were identified during the study. Practical recommendations for amending the current Land Code of Ukraine, aimed at eliminate these contradictions and regulate the legal regime of collective ownership land, are developed.