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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
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
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
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
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
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 ...
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
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
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; Armed forces and 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
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
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
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
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
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
New Rules for Air Passengers (June 28, 2013) by Peter Roudik
On June 7, 2013, the Law on Amendments to the Air Code of the Russian Federation ...
Topic: Aviation and airports; Transportation safety and security; Transportation and public works
Expansion of Right of Legislative Initiation Considered (February 13, 2013) by Peter Roudik
On January 14, 2013, the legislative assembly of the province of Astrakhan in southern Russia submitted ...
Topic: Legislative power
Supreme Court Ruling on Unrestricted Access of Journalists to Trials (January 08, 2013) by Peter Roudik
On December 13, 2012, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation issued Guiding Explanations on the ...
Topic: Freedom of the press
New Procedure to Form the Parliament's Upper Chamber (January 04, 2013) by Peter Roudik
On January 1, 2013, the new Law on the Procedure to Form the Federation Council of ...
Topic: Elections and politics
Mandatory Russian Language Test for Labor Migrants (December 31, 2012) by Peter Roudik
Federal Law No. 185 on Amendments to Federal Laws on the Status of Foreigners and ...
Last updated: January 13, 2015