On The Protection Of The Constitutional Authorities In The Russian Federation

Original Language Title: О защите конституционных органов власти в Российской Федерации

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Ineffective portion of changes in the Criminal Code of the RSFSR-federal law 13.06.96 N 64-FZ z and c o n RUSSIAN FEDERATION on the protection of the constitutional authorities in the Russian Federation the Russian Federation Supreme Council p o s t a n o v I l e t: article 1. No one has the right to usurp the powers of the constitutional authorities established by the Constitution and laws of the Russian Federation and the constitutions and laws of the Republics comprising the Russian Federation. Suspension or termination of the activities of the constitutional authorities or creating power structures outside of the order provided for in the constitutions and laws of the Russian Federation and the Republics comprising the Russian Federation is illegal, but authorities had appropriated the authority of constitutional authorities, will be dissolved by the Supreme Council of the Russian Federation, the Supreme Soviets republics in its composition, regional, regional councils of people's deputies, the Councils of people's deputies of the autonomous region, autonomous counties, cities, Moscow and St. Petersburg.
Article 2. In order to enhance the protection of the constitutional authorities to amend the Criminal Code of the RSFSR (Gazette of the Supreme Soviet of the RSFSR, 1960, no. 40, St. 591; 1989, no. 37, art. 1074) the following amendments and supplements: 1. Article 70: the name of the article should read: "calls for the violent overthrow of the Constitution";
Part I shall be amended as follows: "public incitement to violent change of the constitutional order or the seizure of power, as well as mass distribution of materials containing such appeals, shall be punishable by imprisonment for a term not exceeding three years or a fine in the amount of up to twenty minimum wages established by the legislation of the Russian Federation.";
in the second part of the phrase "up to five thousand rubles" were replaced by the words "in the amount of up to fifty times the minimum wage, established by the legislation of the Russian Federation".
2. The code shall be supplemented with article 79-1 to read as follows: "article 79-1. Prevention of the functioning of the constitutional authorities, violent actions aimed at hindering the legitimate activities of constitutional authorities, as well as the failure to execute within the prescribed time-limit regulations of the Supreme Soviet of the Russian Federation Supreme Soviet republics in its composition, solutions of boundary, regional councils of people's deputies, the Councils of people's deputies of the autonomous oblast, autonomous counties, cities, Moscow and St. Petersburg on the dissolution of the power structures that have been created outside of the order provided for in the Russian Constitution and the constitutions of the Republics comprising the Russian Federation shall be punished by imprisonment for a term of one to three years or a fine in the amount of up to thirty times the minimum wage, established by the legislation of the Russian Federation. "
Article 3. To enact this law from the date of publication.
The President of the Russian Federation, b. YELTSIN Moscow, House of Soviets of Russia October 9, 1992 N 3618-I