In the state Duma supported the project on public procurement for strategic search

In the state Duma supported the project on public procurement for strategic search


The bill proposes to authorize the head of the Executive power body carrying out operative-search activity, the right to establish the list of goods the purchase of which can be from a single supplier.

MOSCOW, 19 Oct. The state Duma Committee on economic policy, innovative development and entrepreneurship recommended the lower chamber of the Parliament to adopt in the first reading a bill authorizing to make purchases from a single supplier for the needs of operative-investigative activities and publish information about such contracts.

The corresponding bill submitted to the state Duma a group of deputies of “United Russia”.

The bill proposes that the head of the appropriate Federal Executive power body carrying out operative-search activity, the right to establish the list of goods, works and services procurement which can be carried out from a single supplier.

Also specific to the procurement of goods, works and services for rapid tracing and security reasons the bill proposes to allow the client to engage experts for examination of the goods delivered, work performed or services rendered and to make information about such purchases in the registry of concluded contracts.

Under current law, operational-search activity can lead to the bodies of internal Affairs, Federal security service, Federal security service, customs authorities, the foreign intelligence service, Federal service of execution of punishments, bodies on control over circulation of narcotic and psychotropic substances.

The government supports this bill.