The key task of the state Duma of the new convocation — the “deep and meaningful discussion on the bills,” said President Vladimir Putin speaking on Wednesday before deputies of the lower house of Parliament, the correspondent reported . “The legislature is an independent branch of government, and its work should not interfere with any someone’s opportunistic interests, no doing soon to make a decision. Should not be hasty, superficial approaches to the consideration and adoption of legislative acts”, — he said.
“Providing routine, systematic work, deeply informative discussion of draft laws is a key objective of the new convocation in the sphere of lawmaking,” Putin said (quoted by “Interfax”).
However, the President thanked the parliamentarians for their support of decisions aimed at strengthening the country’s security and said the consolidation of the factions in matters of international relations.
The President also stressed the importance of issues compared to the problems of international relations and defence sphere.
He stressed that international issues and defense issues are important, but “there is nothing more important than the economy and social sphere”. Putin noted that thanks to the work of deputies managed to fulfill social obligations.