The state Duma will consider the deprivation of not submitting the Declaration of the deputies of the mandate

The state Duma will consider the deprivation of not submitting the Declaration of the deputies of the mandate


Parlamentariv responsible for non-submission or untimely submission of information about income and expenditure in the current legislation.

MOSCOW, 21 Oct. The state Duma at session on Wednesday will consider in the second reading the draft law on deprivation of the Deputy mandate for undeclared in the period income and expenses.

Under current law, deputies and Federation Council members annually by April 1 submit information about income, expenses, property and property liabilities of themselves, their spouses and minor children. However, the responsibility for the failure to submit or untimely submission of this information is missing.

To eliminate this legal gap, the MPs suggest the obligation to submit the specified information and special responsibility in the form of early termination of powers.

This type of responsibility is already provided for opening accounts (deposits), store cash and values in foreign banks located outside Russian territory, possession and (or) use foreign financial instruments.

For the second reading the MPs have prepared amendments to the Declaration, to inform about the conflict of interest and close accounts abroad will be obliged deputies of all levels — working on a permanent and non-permanent basis, and persons holding municipal positions.