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Commercial and Private Drones to Be Outlawed in Moscow (June 25, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On June 10, 2015, the State Duma (legislature) of the Russian Federation passed at the first ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Aviation and airports; Commerce; National security; Transportation safety and security
Jurisdiction: Russia

Receipt of Sick Leave Benefits Will Depend on Healthy Life Style (June 01, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On May 27, 2015, it was reported that Russian legislators had discussed the possibility of providing ...

Topic: Government; Health care funding; Health insurance
Jurisdiction: Russia

Security Clearance Restrictions on Employees with Relatives Abroad (March 06, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On January 15, 2015, the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation upheld the constitutionality of the ...

Topic: Freedom of information; Government; National security
Jurisdiction: Russia

Re-Entry Restrictions for Illegal Migrants (February 27, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On January 12, 2015, amendments to the Federal Law on Exit from and Entry into the ...

Topic: Border security; Immigration
Jurisdiction: Russia

Bill Approved to Allow Foreign Organizations to Be Declared Undesirable (February 24, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On January 20, 2015, the State Duma of the Russian Federation (the lower chamber of the ...

Topic: Church and state relations; Freedom of religion; Human rights and civil liberties; International organizations; Religious minorities
Jurisdiction: Russia

First Criminal Prosecution for Not Reporting Second Citizenship (January 13, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On December 9, 2014, the Investigation Committee of the Russian Federation (the federal authority in charge ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Criminal code
Jurisdiction: Russia

Registered Clergy May Be Allowed to Meet with Prisoners (January 06, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On December 9, 2014, the State Duma of the Russian Federation (lower chamber of the legislature) ...

Topic: Church and state relations; Freedom of religion; Prisoners' rights; Religious minorities
Jurisdiction: Russia

Stricter Punishment for Drunk Driving, Speeding (December 31, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On December 25, 2014, the Federation Council of the Russian Federation (the upper chamber of the ...

Topic: Criminal code; Driving while intoxicated; Transportation safety and security
Jurisdiction: Russia

Collective Responsibility for Acts of Terrorism (December 24, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On December 5, 2014, Ramzan Kadyrov, the President of the Chechnya Republic, one of 85 constituent ...

Topic: Terrorism; Human rights and civil liberties
Jurisdiction: Russia

Religious Orthodox Classes Will Be Taught in Public School Buildings (November 26, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On November 24, 2014, the Russian daily newspaper Kommersant reported that according to Moscow City Council ...

Topic: Church and state relations; Education funding; Freedom of religion; Religious minorities
Jurisdiction: Russia

Right to Use Firearms Extended (November 25, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On November 8, 2014, the Government of the Russian Federation amended the Rules on Circulation of ...

Topic: Weapons
Jurisdiction: Russia

HIV-Infected Individuals Cannot Adopt Children (November 06, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On September 23, 2014, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation upheld the legality of the ...

Topic: Adoption and foster care; Children's rights; Health; HIV/AIDS
Jurisdiction: Russia

Fines for Bitcoin Transactions Will Be Introduced (October 07, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On October 3, 2014, Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation, as a part of a ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Currency; Financial services; Internet
Jurisdiction: Russia

Legislature Adopts Law on Dissolution of Black Sea Fleet Treaties (April 03, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On April 1, 2014, following the adoption of legislation that denounces a set of treaties signed ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; National security; International affairs; Peace; Treaties and International Agreements/Maritime
Jurisdiction: Russia; Ukraine

New Rules for Sports Fans Introduced (February 11, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On January 20, 2014, a government regulation entitled On Rules for Spectators' Behavior at Official Sports ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Sports and recreation
Jurisdiction: Russia

Bitcoin Exchanges Can Be Penalized (February 06, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On January 27, 2014, the Central Bank of the Russian Federation issued an information letter entitled ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Financial services; Internet
Jurisdiction: Russia

New Privacy Protection Law (November 05, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On October 1, 2013, amendments to Russia's Civil Code aimed at protecting the privacy of individuals ...

Topic: Civil procedure; Freedom of information; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Russia

Law Requires Terrorists to Compensate Their Victims (October 25, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On October 25, 2013, the State Duma of the Russian Federation (the lower house of the ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Russia

New Administrative Rules on Drunk Driving Adopted, Criminal Penalties Contemplated (October 23, 2013) by Peter Roudik

The Russian State Duma (the lower house of the legislature) recently passed new legislation that will ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Motor vehicles; Driving while intoxicated
Jurisdiction: Russia

Federal Law to Regulate Soccer Tournaments (July 12, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On June 8, 2013, in line with preparations for the Soccer World Cup, which will be ...

Topic: Sports and recreation
Jurisdiction: Russia

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Last updated: June 25, 2015