The state Duma Committee has introduced a new edition of the Code of administrative offences


MOSCOW, October 23. The state Duma Committee on constitutional legislation and state construction has introduced a new edition of the Code of administrative offences (Cao).

“The new draft code includes three parts – General, Special and Procedural. 51 the head”, – told reporters the head of the working group on the new draft of the administrative code of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Duma Committee on constitutional legislation and state construction Vladimir Pligin.

As noted in the explanatory note to the document, the text of which is available, the need for the adoption of the new code is due to state and public changes that have occurred since 1 July 2002, when it was introduced in the previous edition of the administrative code.

“These changes have affected the legal system: there are new legal institutions changed the face of entire industries of the Russian law – for example, there are institutions of public procurement, the contract system, and legally institutionalized institutions in the sphere of state control”, – the developers.

The full text of the new draft Code on administrative offences

One of the main objectives of the project the authors referred to “ensuring the unity, consistency and internal consistency of the regulation of the whole complex of social relations that form the legal Institute of administrative responsibility”.

The new edition of the code of administrative offences provides full codification of the Federal legislation on administrative offences, with the project providing for the codification of the legislation of subjects of the Russian Federation about administrative offences.

What you want to change in the code

According to the explanatory note, the new draft of the administrative code of the consolidated regulations, including establishing a General legislation on administrative offences, principles of administrative responsibility, the list of types of administrative punishments and rules of their destination, the grounds and rules for release from liability, the rules of implementation of production on cases of administrative offences, rules of administrative punishment and so on.

Special attention is paid to questions of jurisdiction of Affairs about administrative offences.

“The project is designed with all the specific features, including the adjudication of the name of the Russian Federation, a special kind of administrative proceedings – the court cases on administrative offences”, – stated in the explanatory Memorandum.