MOSCOW, October 12. The head of the Committee on constitutional legislation and state construction state Duma Vladimir Pligin reserved attitude to the initiative of Senator Victor Poletaev of deprivation of office of parliamentarians and civil servants in case of a recognition their bankrupts.
“I would have kept would apply to all proposals in this area”, – said Pligin. Because this is a complicated procedure, as the bankruptcy of individuals, “is only beginning to act,” he explained.
Previously a member of the Federation Council Committee on rules and organization of parliamentary activity Vladimir Poletaev in the Duma introduced a bill to revoke the credentials of civil servants and parliamentarians in case they are declared bankrupts. Relevant documents are available in the electronic database of the lower house of Parliament.
In the explanatory note to the bill States that “the replacement of state and municipal posts, posts of state and municipal service of citizens-bankrupts recognised as such by reason of non-payment of mandatory payments that can undermine the credibility of public authorities (state and municipal), to discredit her in the eyes of ordinary citizens of the Russian Federation and thereby create obstacles to the effective implementation of public authorities and bodies of local self-government entrusted to them functions and powers”.
The bill proposes to recognize the basis for early termination of parliamentarians (deputies and senators) in the case of their “failure to fulfill the obligation on payment of obligatory payments”. A similar requirement is proposed to consolidate and for state and municipal employees.
October 1, in Russia came into force the law on bankruptcy of physical persons, according to which citizens who are unable to pay banks for loans, can withdraw from the debt burden by declaring bankruptcy. Previously, the law “On insolvency /bankruptcy/” allowed to do this only in respect of legal persons. the Arbitral Tribunal may start the procedure of bankruptcy of the citizen, if the debt exceeds 500 thousand rubles, and demand for payment of debt is not executed within three months.