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In the state Duma a bill that allows employees of divisions of transport safety the use of tasers. The document is published in the database of the lower house of Parliament.
As the authors of the bill, the current legislation the possibility to use electro-shock devices (ASH) departments of transport security is not provided.
Divisions of transport safety work on objects of mass congestion of people, and because the use of firearms and their employees are prohibited as a result of its application may be affected by random people, the authors of the bill.
“Given the special responsibilities of the division of transport safety for the suppression of acts of unlawful interference, including terrorist acts on the territory of airports, the ASH can be used as a weapon of self-defense and as a means to suppress acts of unlawful interference,” write the initiators.
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