In the “United Russia” determined the part of the structure of the future Duma. It will have 26 committees, 13 of them will head United Russia, five will receive the CPRF and the LDPR, and three — “Fair Russia”, said a source in the leadership of the party and confirmed by the Secretary of its General Council Sergei Neverov. According to him, the party will offer exactly such proportion.
In the Duma of last convocation committees was 30. Their number should be reduced for two reasons, said Neverov. First, the committees will no longer be created under specific members, they will create under the task, he said. For example, it is supposed to combine the committees on constitutional legislation and civil and criminal law. Previously, the Committee for constitutional legislation head Vladimir piligin, but he’s in the new Duma. Accordingly, there is no sense to keep a separate Committee, which was created personally for pligina as strong policies, said a source in the party. The joint Committee will be headed by Pavel Krasheninnikov (previously was the head of the Committee on civil law), said Neverov.
Sergey Naryshkin Chairman of the state Duma since December 2011. According to sources, Itachi did not want to leave the state Duma and fought for your post. The next day after the elections held on 18 September 2016, he said he was not going to refuse the mandate. However, by presidential decree he was appointed head of the foreign intelligence Service. The new speaker was the first Deputy head of the presidential administration Vyacheslav Volodin
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Second, the reduction is necessary to accommodate the opposition parties, says Alex. “The representation of opposition parties in the new Duma was reduced, but at the meeting with the President, they asked to increase the number of assistants and staff. We can’t hire new people, but can optimize the number of committees and thus the release of employees”, — he explained.
In addition Krasheninnikov United Russia has decided on the candidate on a post of the Chairman of the security Committee. It will be the former Deputy head of the Russian Investigative Committee Vasily Piskarev, tell two people in the party. For the post of Chairman of the Commission on control over reliability of Declaration of incomes of deputies will offer ex-the Prosecutor of the Crimea Natalia Polonskaya, says a source in the party confirmed Neverov. In his opinion, she is “a professional with an impeccable reputation.”
Boris Gryzlov was the speaker of the two-term (2003-2011). He then entered the security Council, where he was expelled in April 2016. According to sources, after the resignation of the speaker Gryzlov expected that the President will offer him a high position, but this did not happen
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The question of the Chairman of the international Affairs Committee is still under discussion, says a source in the party. According to him, they can become the representative of LDPR Leonid Slutsky. Last week at the meeting with the President of the Slutsky asked the leader of the party Vladimir Zhirinovsky. We are currently consulting with the foreign Ministry, if there is no objection, then the liberal Democrats get Committee, says United Russia. If this option does not pass, the Committee will be headed by the representative of “United Russia” Vyacheslav Nikonov, and Slutsky will remain head of the Committee for CIS Affairs.
The question remains at the head of the Committee for aserca housing and communal services Galina Khovanskaya. A source in the party says that some officials do not approve of her activities, but the “United Russia” will insist on her re-election. Formal consultation with the opposition posts in the committees will start on Monday, then there will be more information about their leaders, promises United Russia.
Gennady Seleznev, as Gryzlov was the speaker of the state Duma of two convocations (1996-2003). In Parliament he got from the Communist party, but in 2002 was expelled from the party for refusing to comply with the requirement of resignation from the post of speaker. Seleznev founded the Party of revival of Russia and in December 2003 was again elected to the Duma. In July 2015 he died
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Saturday at the joint meeting of the Supreme and General councils of the “United Russia” has defined who recommends that in the Duma for leadership positions. The speaker will be first Deputy head of the presidential administration Vyacheslav Volodin, his first Deputy will remain Alexander Zhukov. Deputies will be Irina Yarovaya (still headed the security Committee), Peter Tolstoy (broadcaster, elected to the Duma for the first time), as well as the leader of the United Russia faction Vladimir Vasilyev and Neverov.
Ivan Rybkin was Chairman of the state Duma of the first convocation (1994-1996). After that I headed to the security Council and was Deputy Prime Minister in the government of Viktor Chernomyrdin. In 2004, Rybkin was nominated as a candidate at elections of the President, but after the scandal with the disappearance in the Ukraine (for five days) has refused from participation in elections