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The state Duma adopted in the third final reading the bill on the reliable operation of the Russian Internet, RIA Novosti reported.
On 11 April the bill a reliable Runet passed the second reading in the state Duma. The second reading of the text was made 27 amendments. The first hearing was held on 12 February 2019.
In the framework of the implementation of the bill in Russia will create a duplicate infrastructure is resistant to external threats. It is planned that the information transmitted in the Internet, will be encrypted using national cryptographic tools. For the implementation of the project will require 30 billion rubles from the budget.
The authors are senators Andrei Klishas and Lyudmila Bokova, and the Deputy Andrei Lugovoi. According to them, such a measure is necessary to protect the structure from external threats. For the coordination of the infrastructure will respond to Roskomnadzor. It is expected that the law will come into force on 1 November 2019.
The Secretary of security Council Nikolai Patrushev said earlier that Russia is not going to disconnect from the Internet, and the bill is a necessary measure because of the threat of disconnecting Russia from the Internet outside. Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev has excluded the “Chinese scenario” in relation to the Russian segment of the Internet.
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