Congress of “United Russia” will be held on 5-6 February 2016 in Moscow

Congress of “United Russia” will be held on 5-6 February 2016 in Moscow


The Presidium of the party’s General Council on Tuesday approved the date of the Congress. The agenda will be the approval of the regulations on the procedure for conducting preliminary party vote before the Duma elections.

MOSCOW, 3 Nov. Party Congress of “United Russia”, which approved the procedure for conducting the primaries, to be held on 5-6 February in Moscow, said Tuesday the Secretary of the party’s General Council Sergei Neverov.

Date of Congress Thursday approved the Presidium of the party. The main agenda of the Congress, which will gather delegates from across the country, will be the approval of the regulations on the procedure for conducting preliminary party vote before the Duma elections in 2016.

“The fifth of February will begin discussion, which will be discussed topical issues of preparation of the party for the forthcoming elections, including to consider the draft regulations, the preparation of which will be considered received from the regions comments and suggestions”, — said Neverov.

The next day, February 6th, will host the plenary session of the Congress, which approved the regulation on the conduct of the primaries, and established the date of the commencement of the single day of voting. In addition, in accordance with the Charter of the party will be held rotation of personnel of the governing bodies of the party, said Neverov.