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Presidential law on amendment of the Russian Constitution will be adopted during the spring session, said the head of the Duma Committee on state construction and legislation Pavel Krasheninnikov. It was quoted by RIA Novosti on Tuesday, January 21.
Earlier Tuesday it was reported that Russian government agencies have until January 22 to provide feedback and comments on the draft law of President Vladimir Putin which he has submitted for consideration the lower chamber of Parliament yesterday.
Press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov, answering journalists ‘ questions about the reasons for the haste with the adoption of the constitutional amendments, said that the initiative of Putin always implemented exclusively in the priority order.
The text of the bill refers to amendments to 22 articles of the basic law, the provisions of the first and second chapters will remain unchanged.
Amending Putin announced during his address to the Federal Assembly on 15 January. Each initiative will be submitted to a popular vote, which, according to preliminary data, may be held in April.
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