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The Ministry responded to the invitation of the state Duma to prohibit the operation of old vehicles. The Ministry initiative is not supported, reports on Wednesday, August 14, owned by Grigory Berezkin, the Agency RBC.
In a press-service of the Ministry noted that to prohibit the use of cars, “reached the maximum lifetime”, to address environmental issues.
According to authorities, should withdraw from circulation the old cars at the expense of the economic, technical and institutional regulation. In addition, we need to encourage drivers to buy new, environmentally friendly machine.
Respondents RBC experts believe that the concept of the maximum age of the vehicle subjectively and legally to enter into will be difficult.
Earlier Wednesday, the state Duma Committee on industry, sent to the Ministry of transport and Ministry of industry and trade’s proposal to ban the operation of older vehicles with the aim of solving environmental problems.
According to traffic police, in Russia was 60.6 million vehicles, almost one third of them older than 15 years, one-fifth of older than 10 years. Currently, there are no laws about the timing of operation of vehicles.
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