On The Status Of Military Personnel

Original Language Title: О статусе военнослужащих

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Expired-the Federal law from 1998 till July 07 N 76-FZ z and c o n status of members of the armed forces of the RUSSIAN FEDERATION (as amended by the Federal law of 24.11.95 N 178-FZ) of this law establishes rights, duties and responsibilities of the military determines the foundations of State policy on legal and social protection of citizens, military personnel discharged from military service, and members of their families.
Section I GENERAL PROVISIONS Article 1. Soldiers and their status 1. The status of military personnel is the totality of the rights, freedoms, duties and responsibilities of military personnel, established by the legislation and guaranteed by the State.
The peculiarities of the legal status of military personnel in society are determined by assigned to them under the armed protection of the States associated with the need to produce for tasks in any environment, including life-threatening.
Soldiers undergoing military service in military units, ships, enterprises, establishments, organizations and military educational institutions of vocational education (hereinafter-troops) in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation "on military conscription and military service". These include officers, warrant officers and warrant officers, cadets of military educational institutions of vocational education, sergeants, officers, soldiers, and sailors received for military service under the contract (hereinafter referred to as soldiers doing military service under the contract); Sergeants, officers, soldiers and sailors doing military service conscripts, as well as cadets of military educational institutions of vocational education until the conclusion of the contract (hereinafter referred to as soldiers doing military service conscripts).
Officers who complete military service conscripts in their legal status equal to officers performing contractual military service.
2. Military personnel are issued to citizens of the Russian Federation established by documents proving their identity and nationality, as well as proof of identity and legal status of military personnel.
3. Members have the right to possession, carrying, use and the use of weapons in the order determined by the legislation of the Russian Federation members and the statutes of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation.
4. Special features of military service some restrictions of civil rights and freedoms established by this Law, other legislative acts of the Russian Federation and are offset by benefits to military personnel.
5. the peculiarities of the status of soldiers in wartime and during States of emergency shall be established by the laws of the Russian Federation on the military situation, mobilization and State of emergency.
6. the public authorities and management of Republics within the Russian Federation, the autonomous region and autonomous areas, territories, oblasts, cities of Moscow and St. Petersburg (hereinafter-bodies of State power and Administration), local self-government bodies, enterprises, institutions and organizations may establish additional benefits to soldiers and citizens dismissed from military service and their families.
Article 2. Citizens, with the status of military personnel 1. Citizens of the Russian Federation acquire the status of military personnel with the start of military service and lose it with the end of military service. Periods of military service shall be defined by the law of the Russian Federation "on military conscription and military service".
The citizens of the Russian Federation called for military training, military status applies in cases and in the manner provided by this Act and the legislation of the Russian Federation.
2. the status of soldiers performing military service in the territories of other States, shall be determined in accordance with the international treaties and agreements of the Russian Federation.
3. For soldiers captured, as well as interned in neutral countries retained the status of military personnel. Bodies of State authority and administration of the Russian Federation and the military command had an obligation under international law to take action for the release of the soldiers.
4. The members of the families of military personnel, citizens discharged from military service, and members of their families subject to benefits under the legislation of the Russian Federation.
Article 3. Guarantees of legal and social protection of servicemen, citizens discharged from military service, and members of their families 1. The rights of military personnel, taking into account their military posts and military ranks, as well as the conditions of military service and their material security established by the present law and other legislative acts of the Russian Federation, decrees of the President of the Russian Federation and the decisions of the Government of the Russian Federation.

2. Ensuring the legal and social protection of servicemen, citizens discharged from military service, and members of their families is vested in the Government and administration bodies, local self-government bodies, courts, law enforcement agencies, and is the responsibility of commanders (commanding officers). The realization of the rights of soldiers, citizens, retired from military service, and members of their families, in accordance with the legislation may also assist in voluntary associations.
3. No one has the right to restrict troops, citizens discharged from military service and their families in the rights guaranteed by the Constitution of the Russian Federation and the present law. Officials of government bodies, local self-government bodies, enterprises, institutions and organizations, commanders (heads), guilty of dereliction of duties on the realization of the rights of soldiers, citizens, retired from military service, and members of their families shall bear responsibility in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation.
4. monitoring the implementation of the present law shall be carried out by State authorities, local self-government bodies, courts, organs of military administration. Supervision over execution of the legislation of the Russian Federation on the status of military servicemen, legal and social guarantees of citizens, retired from the military service, and members of their families shall be carried out by the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation and his subordinates.
Article 4. The legislation of the Russian Federation on the status of military servicemen, legal and social guarantees of citizens, retired from the military service, and members of their families, the legislation of the Russian Federation on the status of military servicemen, legal and social guarantees of citizens, retired from military service and their families is based on the Constitution of the Russian Federation and consists of this law, other legislative acts of the Russian Federation, international treaties of the Russian Federation.
SECTION II RIGHTS of SOLDIERS, CITIZENS, retired from military service, and members of their families, Article 5. Protection of freedom, honour and dignity of the military 1. Soldiers are protected by the State. No one has the right to interfere in the performance of military personnel, except those authorized by the law.
2. Insulting the military, violence and the threat of violence, attacks on their life, health, honour, dignity, housing, property, and other acts that violate their rights infringed in connection with the performance of the duties of military service are recognized as aggravating circumstances in determining liability and sentencing.
3. Members may be detained or arrested, including with content of guardhouses, only on the grounds provided by the legislation of the Russian Federation members and the statutes of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation.
Article 6. Freedom of movement and right of residence 1. The right to freedom of movement is realized by soldiers bearing in mind the need to maintain combat readiness of military units and timeliness to the arrival of troops.
Soldiers doing military service conscripts have the right to move freely in the location of military units and within the garrisons, in which they fired from a location of military units.
2. departure of troops beyond the garrisons in the territories which they undergo military service is performed in the manner determined by the statutes, members of the armed forces of the Russian Federation and outside the Russian Federation, in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
3. soldiers doing military service under the contract, shall have the right to change the place of military service, including transfer to another locality, in accordance with concluded their contracts, taking into account the conditions of military service, State of health of servicemen and members of their families (based on the conclusion of the military-medical Commission) and on other grounds established by the regulations on military service.
4. soldiers doing military service under the contract and dismissal in reserve or retired have the right to choose their place of residence anywhere within the Russian Federation.
5. when changing the place of military service, soldiers performing military service under the contract as well as dismissal from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staff activities of the members of their families, students, are brought up in State educational establishments, on their application are transferred and accepted (if there are such educational institutions) in educational institutions, coming to a new place of military service or the residence.
Article 7. Freedom of speech. The right to participate in rallies, meetings, street processions, demonstrations 1. Military personnel, implementing the right to freedom of speech, expression and opinion, and access to and dissemination of information shall not disclose State secrets and military secrets, discuss and criticize the orders of commanders (commanding officers).

2. members shall be entitled to time off to participate in rallies, meetings, street processions, demonstrations and picketing that do not pursue political goals and not prohibited by State authorities and bodies of local self-government.
In service time soldiers taking part in the meetings and other public events in the manner provided for in the statutes of the members of the armed forces of the Russian Federation.
3. the participation of military personnel in strikes shall be prohibited.
Article 8. Freedom of conscience and religion 1. Soldiers off duty time shall have the right to participate in religious services and religious ceremonies as private individuals.
2. members shall not be entitled to refuse performance of their duties in explanation of attitude to religion and to use their official authority for the promotion of a particular religion.
3. religious symbols, religious literature and objects of worship used by members individually.
4. the State bears no responsibilities for military needs in connection with their religious beliefs and the need to worship.
5. The establishment of religious associations in military units is not allowed.
Article 9. The right to participate in managing the Affairs of society and the State 1. Soldiers have the right to elect and be elected to bodies of State power and bodies of local self-government in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation and the present law.
The peculiarities of the legal status of military personnel, elected to bodies of State power and bodies of local self-government, are determined by the legislation of the Russian Federation and the present law.
2. Members may be members of public associations that do not pursue political goals, and participate in their activities, not while on duty.
Article 10. Right to work 1. The right to work is implemented by the military through the passage of their military service. The State guarantees the soldiers passing contractual military service: lesson of military posts and move with the promotion in accordance with obtained professional qualifications achieved in the performance results and on a competitive basis;
professional development, taking into account the interests of military service and their own choice.
2. the nature of the performance of soldiers performing military service conscripts, moving their careers defined professional qualifications and performance.
3. Time spent by citizens for military service under the contract will be counted in their seniority and experience of work on speciality at the rate of one month of military service for one month of work, and military service for conscripts is one month of military service for two months of work.
4. Wives (husbands) of military personnel undergoing military service under the contract in seniority for pension is counted alongside the work stay with their husbands (wives) in areas where they could not work in connection with the lack of employment opportunities. In the same period to wives (husbands) of these soldiers a monthly allowance in the amount and pursuant to the procedure determined by the Government of the Russian Federation.
5. Soldiers performing military service in regions of the far North and other areas with adverse climatic or environmental conditions, as well as military positions, according to which military service duties associated with heavy physical labour or increased risk to life and health, this law establishes additional benefits.
Lists of designated areas and localities, as well as military positions are determined by the Government of the Russian Federation.
6. Wives (husbands) of military personnel and citizens discharged from military service, all other things being equal, have a priority right to work on the public (municipal) venture in public (municipal) institutions and organizations and to the abandonment of the State (municipal) enterprises, the State (municipal) institutions and organizations with staff reductions, as well as the priority area for training, further training and retraining with the in-service training period with payment of scholarships in order established by the Government of the Russian Federation.
7. Members may not combine military service with work in enterprises, institutions and organizations, except for scientific, didactic lessons and creative activities, if it does not impede the execution of the duties of military service. Military personnel are forbidden to assist individuals and legal entities using official position in carrying out entrepreneurial activity, as well as receive remuneration and benefits.

8. Assignment of army personnel to work, not resulting from the execution of the duties of military service is allowed in cases, stipulated by the legislation. While the troops distributed benefits afforded to other citizens, performing these works.
Article 11. Service time and the right to rest 1. The total duration of the weekly official time soldiers performing military service under the contract, except as provided in paragraph 3 of this article shall not exceed the normal duration of weekly working hours established by the legislation of the Russian Federation on labour.
In the case of attracting soldiers performing military service under the contract, the duties of military service in excess of the duration of the weekly official time and the inability to compensate for this rest on other days of the week, this is summarized and time is provided to military personnel in the form of additional days of rest that can be attached to the main release. Treatment of service time in these cases and providing additional rest days is determined by the regulations on military service.
2. Duration of service time soldiers performing military service conscripts is determined by the daily routine of military units in accordance with the requirements of the general statutes of the armed forces of the Russian Federation. The daily, except members defined the statutes of the armed forces of the Russian Federation, is not less than eight hours sleep and two hours of personal time.
3. Alert (fighting service), hikes, exercises and other activities, a list of which is determined by the Minister of defence of the Russian Federation, leaders of other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which soldiers undergo military service shall be held when necessary, without limiting the generality of the weekly duration of service time.
4. Soldiers performing military service conscripts, as well as military personnel performing contractual military service in military educational institutions of vocational education and training military units, provided at least one day of rest per week. The rest of the soldiers passing military service under the contract shall be granted not less than one day of rest every week, but not less than six days of rest per month.
Rest days are provided to soldiers at weekends and on public holidays, and in attracting them these days to assume duty holiday is available on other days of the week in the manner determined by the statutes, members of the armed forces of the Russian Federation.
5. Military personnel performing contractual military service annually is exposed by the primary release.
The duration of basic leave is set: the military, the total duration of the military service which concessional terms is less than 10 years, 30 days;
troops, the total duration of the military service which concessional terms is 10 years or more, 35 days;
troops, the total duration of the military service which concessional terms is 15 years or more — 40 days;
troops, the total duration of the military service which concessional terms is 20 years or more-45 days.
Soldiers undergoing military service conscripts at military posts for which staff provided military ranks and enlisted sailor, comes with one main leave of 15 days, and on military positions, for which the State provided military ranks of Sergeant and officers-20 days. Soldiers undergoing military service conscripts to military service which lasts for 24 months, the main vacation increases by 15 days.
The duration of basic leave specified military personnel in the form of encouragement or punishment may be increased or reduced by up to five days in the manner determined by the statutes, members of the armed forces of the Russian Federation.
Military veterans, as well as in decision-making positions, in accordance with which military service duties associated with heavy physical labour or increased risk to life and health, military, performing military service in regions of the far North and other areas with adverse climatic or environmental conditions, duration of basic annual leave increases by up to 15 days to either provide additional rest days in accordance with the rules of established by the regulations on military service. The total duration of basic annual leave with additional days may not exceed 60 days, excluding the time necessary for travel to the place of use of the leave and return.
Soldiers who the military educational institution of vocational education, the basic holiday is granted upon completion of specified military educational institutions.
At the request of soldiers performing military service under the contract, the commanders (chiefs) leave may be granted in parts.

The duration of basic leave troops increases by the number of days required for travel to the place of use of the leave and return. If the basic holiday soldier granted in parts, then the time required for travel to the place of use of parental leave and back is available once.
6. Military personnel performing contractual military service are granted study leave for the preparation and delivery of entrance examinations in advanced and doctoral studies as well as for delivery of entrance examinations for admission to educational institutions of vocational education and training period in the manner prescribed by the legislation.
7. Military personnel performing contractual military service, as well as cadets of military educational institutions of vocational education (prior to the conclusion of their contract) during the training period in those military educational institutions provided holiday leave during breaks in training for the periods defined by the regulations on military service.
8. Military personnel performing contractual military service are doing degrees or PhD candidate, sabbaticals are available in the manner prescribed by the legislation.
9. Military personnel based on the conclusion of the military-medical Commission granted sick leave.
10. Leave of absence for personal reasons for a period of up to 10 days are available to troops: in case of severe disability or death (death) of a close relative of the soldier (father, mother, wife, husband, son, daughter, brother or sister) or persons whose upbringing was a soldier;
in case of fire or other disaster, calamity which has befallen the family or a close relative of the soldier.
Soldiers undergoing military service conscripts leave for personal reasons for a period of up to 10 days may be granted and in other exceptional cases, when by the decision of the Commander of the military unit soldier presence in the family needed.
The duration of leave for personal reasons, provided by military personnel in accordance with this paragraph shall be increased by the number of days it takes to travel by land (waterway) transport to the place of use of the leave and return.
Troops, the total duration of the military service which is 20 years or more, in one year, three years before they reach the age limit for military service in addition to the main holiday granted leave for personal reasons for a period of 30 days.
11. women Soldiers in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation, are granted maternity leave and leave for child care.
12. Leave provided for in paragraphs 6, 8-11 of this article, are optional and at the expense of basic leave does not qualify.
Article 12. Allowance 1. Pay and allowances of troops consists of one month's salary in accordance with the occupied military post (hereinafter referred to as the salary on military posts) and a month's salary in accordance with the assigned military rank (hereinafter referred to as the salary on military rank) that make up the monthly salary allowance (hereinafter referred to as salary allowances), monthly and other allowances (hereinafter allowances) and other additional payments (hereinafter referred to as the payment).
2. salaries for military posts and military ranks, allowances and entitlements are determined by the Government of the Russian Federation on the submission of the Russian Federation Defense Ministry, other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which the law provides for military service.
While salaries for primary military posts, soldiers and sailors performing military service under the contract cannot be less than five minimum wages and salaries for military ranks may not be less than half of the military salaries.
3. Procedure for ensuring military money paid is determined by the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation and other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which the law provides for military service.
Article 13. Additional payments 1. Soldiers undergoing military service under the contract faithfully performing duties, on the basis of the calendar (academic) year by the decision of the Commander of a military unit may be paid a lump sum remuneration in the amount established by the Government of the Russian Federation, but no less than three salaries salaries.
2. Military personnel performing military service conscripts cadets of military educational institutions of vocational education, with departures in the main holiday, as well as in sick leave (on the basis of the conclusion of the military-medical Commission) payment in the amount of not less than one salary pay.
3. When moving soldiers performing military service under contract to the new place of residence in connection with the transfer to a new place of military service or in connection with the redeployment of military units (subunits) payment:

two salaries salaries on soldier and half salary allowance for each Member of his family, moving with him;
in the amount of solid bets (DSA) established by the Government of the Russian Federation to seconded workers for each day of the soldier and on each Member of his family, moving along with it.
4. When moving soldiers performing military service conscripts, in connection with the transfer to a new place of military service or in connection with the redeployment of military units (subunits) payment in the amount of solid bets (DSA) established by the Government of the Russian Federation for seconded employees, or food ration is issued for every day spent in the path.
5. soldiers doing military service under the contract, except for the cadets of military educational institutions of vocational education, are entitled to receive out of the assets of the Russian Federation Defense Ministry, other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which the law provides for military service, payment for initial acquisition in the form of interest-free loans of up to twelve salaries salaries to these soldiers for up to three years in one of the following cases : within three months from the date of appointment to the military post after the end of military educational institutions of vocational education and the first officer rank;
within three months following the appointment of a military post at the conclusion of the first contract for military service for a period of five years or more;
within three months from the date of the conclusion of the first marriage.
6. Soldiers sent on a business trip, payment for travel expenses in the amount and pursuant to the procedure established by the Government of the Russian Federation.
7. In addition to the payments provided for in this Act, the President of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Russian Federation and within the allotments-Minister of defence of the Russian Federation, leaders of other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, which provides for military service can be subject to additional payments.
Article 14. Food and clothing supply, trade and personal services 1. Food provision of military personnel is carried out in accordance with the regulation on the food security of servicemen, approved by the Government of the Russian Federation, in one of the following forms: catering in place of military service for soldiers performing military service conscripts and certain categories of soldiers performing military service under the contract, a list of which is approved by the Government of the Russian Federation;
issuing food ration;
financial compensation instead of issuing food ration equal to its cost for soldiers performing military service under the contract, at their request and with the permission of the Commander of the military unit.
With the departure of soldiers performing military service conscripts in vacation or business trip them instead of issuing food ration shall be paid monetary compensation.
2. military personnel are provided with clothing property depending on the conditions of military service and in accordance with the regulations on clothing ensuring troops approved by the Government of the Russian Federation.
At the request of soldiers performing military service under the contract, the Commander of a military unit instead of issuing soldiers separate items of clothing of property has the right to authorize payment of monetary compensation in the amount of the cost of these items.
3. Military personnel is provided by bath and laundry on the norms established by the Government of the Russian Federation, and in the manner determined by the statutes, members of the armed forces of the Russian Federation and other normative acts.
4. Military personnel and their families have the right to acquire through the commercial network of military trade in industrial and consumer goods, catering products at discounted prices.
The order leave industrial and food products, as well as providing services to soldiers at discounted rates are set out in the regulation on military trade, approved by the Government of the Russian Federation.
Referred to in this paragraph shall also apply to the benefits of citizens discharged from military service, and members of their families residing in areas of military towns.
Article 15. The right to housing 1. The State guarantees the provision of military personnel living quarters.
Soldiers undergoing military service under the contract and, together with members of their families forming part of their available not later than three months from the date of arrival at the new place of military service accommodation norms and in the manner envisaged by the housing legislation, at the expense of the State, municipal and departmental housing funds allocated for use by the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation and other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which they go through military service.

Specified servicemen for the first five years of military service (not counting the time training in military educational institutions of vocational education) are provided with Office accommodation or hostels. During this period, for them and their families the right to accommodation occupied prior to enlistment. They cannot be excluded from the list requiring improvement of living conditions at the place of residence to appeal (receipts) for military service. With continued military service over these periods, they are provided with accommodation on a common basis.
Soldiers doing military service under the contract, secured premises, during military service have the right to improve the shelter conditions of the residential space, priorities and benefits established by the present law and housing legislation.
Soldiers undergoing military service under the contract shall be granted, at their request, the right to housing (housing) or cooperatives to obtain land for the construction of individual houses.
2. Organs of State power and administration, local self-government bodies, enterprises, institutions and organizations engaged in housing construction, are required as a State order to accept and assimilate timely provision, passed to the military authorities for the construction of housing for military personnel, or sell them to individual houses or apartments on preferential terms by the Government of the Russian Federation.
3. soldiers doing military service under the contract, and their family members to obtain premises upon request by prescribing the locations of military units. Specified military personnel and their families prior to the receipt of premises provided suitable for temporary living accommodations or hostels. In the absence of such dwellings units are obliged to rent them to ensure that military personnel and their families, or at the request of military personnel to pay monetary compensation for rent (sublet) premises in the amount stipulated by the contract of lease (sublease) housing.
Local self-government bodies are obliged to provide assistance to military units in the granting of rent (sublet) premises suitable for the temporary accommodation of military personnel and their families.
4. Military personnel performing contractual military service, having owned apartments or individual houses or consisting of members of the housing (housing) cooperatives, as well as the military, which in accordance with the legislation saved accommodation at their place of residence prior to enlistment, when transferring to a new place of military service in another locality are available together with living with members of their families during the period of military service in this area office accommodations or hostels.
5. accommodation in houses of State, municipal and departmental housing funds which are registered and live soldiers doing military service under the contract are in constant use for the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation, other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which members of the military service. With the release of these premises also occupied by soldiers and their families.
6. citizens, retired from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service for health reasons or in connection with the organizational and regular activities with a total length of military service of 10 years or more, and their families are provided with housing by the local self-government bodies on standards not later than within three months from the date of filing an application for listing requiring improvement of living conditions in the residence. Documents about the delivery of the premises and from former place of residence specified by the citizens and members of their families shall be submitted upon receipt of permanent residential space.
If you cannot provide accommodation to established standards in three months, the local self-government bodies are obliged to temporarily accommodate citizens discharged from military service and their families in living rooms or pay them compensation for employment (sublet) premises in the amount stipulated by the contract of lease (sublease) housing. With the consent of the citizens discharged from military service, local governments can be granted funds for the construction or purchase of housing in amounts determined by the Government of the Russian Federation.

Soldiers doing military service under the contract, three years before the dismissal on the limit of age stay in military service or in the year of discharge from military service for health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities for the request of commanders (commanding officers) are included by the local self-government bodies elected domicile in lists requiring improvement of living conditions or members of housing construction (residential) co-operatives. The decision bodies of local self-government have reported troops within three months.
7. The commanders of military units and officers in the military rank of Colonel (Captain first rank) and above is available as excess extra living space or extra room size not less than 10 square meters. The same right is given to military personnel-teachers of military educational institutions of vocational education, military departments at State educational institutions of higher professional education, scientific workers with advanced degrees or titles. Eligible for additional living space or extra room for the specified members of the army and after discharge from military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities.
The procedure and conditions for the provision of additional living space or extra room shall be established by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
8. For soldiers performing military service under the contract, intended for military service abroad, in areas of the far North and other areas with adverse climatic or environmental conditions, their accommodation in houses of State, municipal and departmental housing funds should be reserved for the duration of their stay abroad or in specified areas and locations.
The military, which booked accommodation at the new place of military service are provided with Office accommodation or hostels.
9. soldiers doing military service under the contract, and citizens, retired from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staff activities, the total duration of the military service which is 20 years or more, pay in the amount of 50 per cent: the total area of the premises (in communal apartments-residential area), occupied them and living with family members in State-owned and municipal housing stock as well as in premises belonging to them and (or) living together with members of their families on the right of ownership in multi-family houses;
public services, irrespective of the type of housing (water, wastewater, removal of household and other wastes, gas, electric and thermal energy, monthly fee for radio and tv antenna);
Installing residential telephones;
make use of the subscription fee attached to phones at a rate of 50 per cent.
In homes without central heating, these persons for a discount of 50 per cent in fuel purchased within the norms established for sale to the public and transport services for the delivery of the fuel.
The costs associated with providing benefits to pay for housing and utilities, acquisition and transport of fuel, paid: on public housing in federal property, federal budget funds allocated to federal bodies of executive power), in which soldiers and citizens dismissed from military service are (were) military service;
on public housing property, located in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as on municipal housing-at the expense of the budgets of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation;
on residential premises owned by ownership in multi-family homes, at the expense of the budgets of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the costs associated with providing benefits to pay for utilities, acquisition and transport of fuel, on homes belonging to the right of ownership shall be reimbursed at the expense of the budgets of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
The costs associated with providing benefits to pay for the installation of residential phones and subscription fees for their use shall be at the expense of the federal budget allocated to federal bodies of executive power, in which soldiers and citizens dismissed from military service are (were) military service.
(Paragraph as amended by federal law from 24.11.95 N 178-FZ)

10. Members of the armed forces, the total duration of the military service which is 20 years or more, as well as citizens, retired from military service with the specified duration of military service upon reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities, are entitled to receive free of charge into the ownership of the said premises, regardless of their size, State, municipal and departmental housing funds (except closed military bases).
11. the soldiers doing military service conscripts are placed in accordance with the requirements of the general statutes of the armed forces of the Russian Federation.
For soldiers performing military service conscripts cadets of military educational institutions of vocational education saved their dwellings to appeal (receipts) for military service. They cannot be excluded from the list requiring improvement of living conditions.
12. Military personnel performing contractual military service and citizens dismissed from military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staff activities, the total duration of the military service which is 10 years or more, as well as performing military service abroad, in areas of the far North and other areas with adverse climatic or environmental conditions, local authorities are obliged to provide as a matter of priority, the right to housing (housing) cooperatives or to allocate land for the construction of individual houses.
13. members of the families of military personnel, as well as citizens, retired from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities and members of their families, forced to have fled dangerous for living areas (refugees) are written without local self-government bodies at the new place of residence. If they are given priority for entry into housing (housing) cooperatives or allocated plots of land for the construction of individual houses, apartments for sale either produced or individual houses from State, municipal and departmental housing funds on concessional terms, as defined by the Government of the Russian Federation.
14. Military personnel who do not have accommodation facilities for permanent residence or in need of better housing conditions, housing (housing) or cooperatives engaged in construction (purchase) of individual houses on the basis of the provisions of the housing legislation, it turns out their military service at the expense of the Russian Federation Defense Ministry, other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which they undergo military service grant financial assistance : with an overall length of military service from 10 to 25 years-not less than 75 per cent;
with an overall length of military service from the age of 25 and over-100 per cent of the value of residential premises owned by the housing and construction (housing) cooperatives, or credit Bank obtained for the construction of individual houses. This benefit is retained and for citizens discharged from military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities.
Compensation for losses the banks shall be financed exclusively from the national budget of the Russian Federation in accordance with the procedure set out by the Government of the Russian Federation.
Article 16. The right to the protection of life, health, health care 1. Protection of life and health of military personnel is ensured by the establishment of healthy conditions of military service, welfare system and measures to control hazards of military service, which is implemented by the commanders (chiefs), in collaboration with State authorities of the Russian Federation.
Concern for the preservation of life and health of military duty of commanders (commanding officers). They are ensuring security requirements when conducting exercises and other training activities, in the performance of duty, the exploitation of armament and military equipment, manufacture of works.
2. members are entitled to free medical care at military medical units, units and institutions (hereinafter referred to as the military medical institutions). No place for military service or domiciliary medical military personnel agencies or, in the absence of their respective offices or special medical equipment, as well as in emergency medical care is provided free and free health care regardless of their affiliation and forms of ownership. Spent on treatment funds shall be reimbursed by the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation troops, other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, which provides for military service.

Soldiers undergo medical check-ups, treatment-and-prophylactic actions are carried out. Soldiers with signs of mental disorder are forwarded to a hospital examination and examination in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation on psychiatric care and guarantees of citizens ' rights in its provision ".
3. family members (wives, husbands, children up to 18 years old) officers, as well as persons who are their dependants, are entitled to free medical care at military medical facilities. For out-patient treatment medicines family members sold for a fee at retail prices, except in cases where, in accordance with law no fee will be charged. In the absence of the place of residence of family members of military personnel medical institutions or, in the absence of their respective offices or special medical equipment, as well as in emergency medical care is provided in public health institutions on an equal footing with other citizens of the Russian Federation.
4. Members of the armed forces (except for soldiers performing military service conscripts and cadets of military educational institutions of vocational education) and members of their families during the holidays are provided with sanatorium treatment and organized recreational activities for a fee in sanatoria, rest homes, boarding houses, tourist bases of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation or in sanatorium-and-Spa and wellness establishments of other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation. When the specified military personnel annually, regardless of the acquisition permit shall be paid monetary compensation in the amount of six established by law at the time of departure leave the minimum wage on the soldier and in the amount of three times the minimum statutory wage for a wife (husband) and each minor child.
Specified military personnel and their families when the Sanatorium Hospital to continue treatment vouchers are provided free of charge.
Soldiers who receive injury (injury, trauma, contusion) or disease in the performance of duty, after hospital treatment have the right to the extraordinary vouchers to sanatorium-and-Spa and health institutions of the Russian Federation Defense Ministry, other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which the law provides for the military service of their choice in accordance with the opinion of the military-medical Commission.
5. Rights and privileges of servicemen and members of their families, referred to in paragraphs 2-4 of this article shall apply to officers discharged from military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staff activities, the total duration of the military service which is 20 years or more (preferential terms), and members of their families.
6. soldiers and citizens, retired from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities, veterans have a preferential right to receive medical care and sanatorium-and-spa treatment.
Women soldiers enjoy the rights and benefits provided by the law on the protection of the family, motherhood and childhood.
7. soldiers doing military service conscripts and cadets of military educational institutions of vocational education if there are medical indications are provided with a free spa treatment.
Specified when soldiers arrive in sick leave as grants for treatment payment amounting to four times the minimum statutory wage.
The cadets of military educational institutions of vocational education, students of educational institutions of secondary (full) general education with additional educational program aimed at military training minors, pay no more than 30 per cent of the value of the voucher on military tourist base.
8. Costs associated with the provision of medical care to military personnel, their family members and citizens dismissed from military service at the military medical institutions, the payment of monetary compensation, referred to in paragraph 4 of the present article shall be exercised in accordance with the procedure determined by the Government of the Russian Federation, at the expense of the Russian Federation Defense Ministry, other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which they are (were) military service.
Article 17. The right of ownership. Tax benefits 1. Soldiers and citizens dismissed from military service and their families on an equal footing with other citizens of the Russian Federation, the State guarantees a share of State ownership in the process of its privatization.

2. Military personnel performing contractual military service, the total duration of the military service which is 10 years and more, for free on the site of military service are transferred in accordance with the law if they so wish or are provided in lifelong heritable domain plots: for individual housing construction-0.10 hectare in cities and urban-type; in rural areas the size of the land lot is determined by local authorities, but not less than 0.25 acres;
for conducting collective gardening, personal part-time farm-to 0.25 hectares (in the areas of irrigated agriculture-0.12 hectares).
3. Military personnel performing contractual military service, the total duration of the military service which is 15 years or more, three years prior to discharge from military service by age, as well as citizens, retired from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staff activities, the total duration of the military service which is 15 years or more, State authorities and bodies of local self-government on the chosen place of residence free of charge or available in lifelong heritable domain plots: for individual housing construction and a personal part-time farm-0.10 hectare in cities and urban-type; 0.25 hectares in rural areas;
for reference, the peasant (or farmer's) farming operation after discharge from military service, the amount established by the legislation of the republics within the Russian Federation, normative acts of the bodies of State power and bodies of local self-government, but at least 0.30 hectares.
4. Members of the armed forces, the total duration of the military service which is 20 years or more, at their request, shall be given an opportunity to purchase cars, agricultural equipment and other property, consisting of armed military units on the prevailing prices, taking into account depreciation.
5. members shall be exempt from the payment of income tax on salaries, cash compensation and other payments received in connection with the performance of duty, as well as from land tax and the property tax of physical persons.
Citizens, retired from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities with overall length of military service 20 years or more, shall be exempt from paying land tax and the property tax of physical persons.
6. Members of the armed forces, as well as citizens, retired from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities and members of their families may be exempted by the local self-government bodies wholly or partially from payment of other taxes and fees.
Article 18. Insurance guarantees. Right to damages 1. Soldiers and citizens performing military duties, are subject to mandatory State personal insurance in case of loss (death) or injury (injury, trauma, contusion), disease, received during the period of military service (military duties).
Procedure for payment of the sum insured shall be determined by the Government of the Russian Federation.
2. In case of death (death) (citizens, designed for military training), occurring in the performance of duty (on military charges) or death prior to the expiration of one year from the date of discharge from military service (end of military duties), as a result of injury (injury, trauma, contusion), diseases of the duty of military service (military training camp), their family members-wives (husbands), children If you are under 18 years old (for students up to age 23 years) or over that age if they became disabled before reaching the age of 18, fathers and mothers will be paid (in equal parts) a single indemnity in the amount of 120 salaries salaries. The dimensions of the lump sum paid to a soldier performing military service conscripts citizens, designed for military training, or members of their families, in accordance with paragraphs 2-4 of this article shall be calculated at the rate of the statutory minimum wage on the day of death (death), injury (wounds, injuries, contusions).
3. upon receipt by the military in connection with the performance of their duty injury (injury, trauma, contusion), disease, precluding the possibility of further military service, they receive a lump sum in the amount of 60 salaries salaries.
4. property of soldiers performing military service under the contract shall be subject to compulsory State insurance in full.

5. the State guarantees to military compensation for moral and material damage caused by the unlawful actions of officials of government bodies, local self-government bodies, organs of military administration, enterprises, institutions, organizations and public associations, as well as other persons as a result of illicit criminal or other liability; unlawful use as preventive detention; unlawful conviction; unlawful reduction in posts or military rank; non-compliance with the terms of the contract; unlawful deprivation of rights and benefits.
By the decision of the authorities and bodies of local self-government, of commanders (commanding officers) within the limits of their competence or the Court restored the rights of military personnel and damage at the expense of the perpetrators or the Republican budget of the Russian Federation.
6. Indemnification and guarantees of legal and social protection of soldiers affected by the tests, accidents and operation of nuclear installations of military or civilian use, as well as the procedure for military service in the territories radioactively contaminated, are determined by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
7. The burial of soldiers, citizens, called up for military training, killed in military service or died as a result of injury (injury, trauma, contusion), produced at the place of military service (military duties) or at the request of their relatives elsewhere. All costs related to the preparation for the transportation of the body, movements of the body, burial, manufacturing and installation of a funeral monument, implemented by the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation and other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which soldiers, citizens performing military duties, were military service (military training), in accordance with the norms established by the Government of the Russian Federation.
Referred to in this paragraph shall apply to citizens, retired from military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities, with a total length of military service 25 years or more, as well as the participants in the war, regardless of the overall length of the military service.
Order giving military honors at burial of members determined by the statutes of the armed forces of the Russian Federation.
Article 19. The right to education and rights in the field of culture 1. Military personnel have the right to study in military educational institutions, professional education and courses (faculties) of training, retraining and professional development.
2. Military personnel performing contractual military service is allowed to attend civilian educational institutions professional education without exemption from military service duties, as well as preparatory offices (courses) of higher and secondary special educational institutions.
3. Soldiers performing military service conscripts training at civilian educational institutions of vocational education is not permitted.
4. to the citizens, to the period of the education in State educational institutions of vocational education, with dismissal from military service shall retain the right to continue their education in the educational institution where they were taught to call.
Citizens discharged from military service, have a preferential right to admission to public educational institutions of vocational education and preparatory units (courses) of higher education institutions.
Citizens, retired from the military service and received by the State educational institution of vocational education, on the recommendations of commanders (commanding officers) would have the right to enroll if they received positive evaluations in the entrance examination.
Citizens, held contractual military service, retired from military service on reaching the age limit for military service for health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities, have the right: to free priority direction for training, retraining and improvement of professional qualifications with the payment of the average wage during training in their chosen specialty;
the competition entry to State educational institutions of elementary professional education and curriculums relevant professions;

for admission to a public educational institutions of vocational education without entrance examinations: the first and subsequent courses of higher education institutions-have uncompleted higher or university education; the Preparatory Office (rates) higher education institutions-have graduated from secondary education institutions; on the first and subsequent courses of secondary special educational institutions-have graduated from secondary military educational institutions; in the first year of secondary special educational institutions-with the formation of no lower than eight classes.
The admission of these persons in State educational institutions of vocational education is conducted throughout the school year in addition to the established educational institutions admission plans.
Soldiers with higher or secondary professional education related to the civilian on the profile of the military training specialty in military service in this specialty are equal on education to members, completing the relevant higher or secondary military educational institutions of vocational education.
Secondary and higher military educational institutions of vocational education in conjunction with the special education program implements educational programs to prepare professionals in related (adjacent) civilian industries and produce graduates corresponding documents on education.
Citizens who have graduated from higher military educational institutions of vocational education and employed in educational institutions as teachers are wage and education to citizens graduating from higher pedagogical educational institutions.
5. Members of the armed forces on an equal footing with other citizens have rights and freedoms in the field of culture.
Soldiers doing military service conscripts and cadets at military educational institutions of vocational education, students of educational institutions of secondary (full) general education with additional educational program aimed at military training minors enjoy the benefits when you visit paid events, organized by cultural institutions and sports.
These benefits are set by local governments.
6. the location of military units, soldiers free access services, libraries and reading rooms, cultural and educational assets appointments, sports facilities and equipment, view films and videotapes.
7. the commanders (heads) are required to develop and implement a system of measures for patriotic, moral and aesthetic education of troops to cultivate in them respect for national traditions, to create conditions for the development of amateur creativity.
Article 20. Travel by public transport. Mail 1. Military personnel have the right to free transport: rail, air, water and road transport (except taxis), in connection with the transfer to a new place of military service to sites using basic leave (once a year), additional leave for treatment and back to the permanent place of residence upon separation from military service;
for all public transport urban, suburban and local messages (except taxi).
Soldiers doing military service under the contract, in addition, have the right to free transport by all modes of transport except air transport, up to 20 tons of personal property from the old residence to the new place of residence in connection with the transfer to a new place of military service and dismissal from military service.
2. the members of the families of soldiers performing military service under the contract are entitled to free travel: from place of residence to the place of military service, military personnel in connection with their transfer to a new place of military service;
Once a year, to the place of use and leave back on grounds established for military personnel;
dismissal of soldiers from military service-the elected domicile.
3. The officers retired from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service for health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities, with a total length of military service is 20 years or more (preferential terms) are entitled to free travel on hospital treatment on the conclusion of the military-medical Commission, or in the spa and wellness facilities and back (once a year). The same right-of-way and members of families have these officers when travelling to Spa and wellness facilities.
4. Members have the right to acquire travel documents for all types of transport out of turn when travelling on official business, to the new place of military service, as well as to the place of use of the leave and return. While soldiers doing military service under the contract under official travel, enjoy the right of reservation and obtain priority hotel reservations by komandirovochnomu identity.

5. costs associated with the transport of troops, citizens discharged from military service, their family members and personal property on the territory of the Russian Federation reservation in hotels when troops on official business will be reimbursed at the expense of the Russian Federation Defense Ministry, other ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, in which they are (were) military service in the manner established by the Government of the Russian Federation and outside the Russian Federation, in accordance with international treaties.
6. Military personnel performing contractual military service using personal vehicles for official purposes, shall be paid monetary compensation in the manner and amount established by the Government of the Russian Federation.
7. soldiers doing military service conscripts have the right to free postage of letters sent to military units. Free sent letters to soldiers performing military service conscripts in their military service. Free postal parcels sent private citizens to wear on military service.
Article 21. The soldier's right to appeal against illegal actions 1. Soldiers have the right to protection of their rights and legitimate interests through recourse to the Court in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
2. Improper decisions and actions of the organs of military administration and commanders (heads) may also be appealed in the manner provided for in the statutes of the members of the armed forces of the Russian Federation.
Article 22. Dismissal of citizens with military service and the right to work 1. Members of the armed forces (except for soldiers performing military service conscripts) cannot be dismissed from military service against their will to the acquisition of the right to a pension on seniority, except in the case of early dismissal on grounds specified in the law of the Russian Federation "on military conscription and military service".
The soldiers, who served 10 years or more, may not be dismissed from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service for health reasons or in connection with the organizational and regular activities without providing them and their families of dwellings on the norms established by the legislation.
2. In the event of unjustified dismissal from military service, soldiers performing military service under the contract caused them damage therefore is refundable in full. The soldiers recovered in military service in the former (and with his consent-equal to or no lower than) posts and all allowances, nedopoluchennogo after unjustified dismissal. This period is included in the overall length of military service and by the date specified to assign regular military rank.
Restoration of military personnel in such cases military service is carried out in accordance with the regulations on the procedure for military service.
3. Military personnel upon separation from military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities, a one-time allowance with a total length of military service: less than 10 years at a rate of 5 salaries allowance;
from 10 till 15 years-10 salaries allowance;
from 15 to 20 years at a rate of 15 salaries allowance;
more than 20 years at a rate of 20 salaries salaries.
The content of and procedure for payment specified in this paragraph of a lump-sum payment to citizens, retired from the military service on other grounds, are determined by the Government of the Russian Federation.
Servicemen awarded during his military service the public order (orders), the size of the lump-sum grant salary increases by two salaries.
Troops held military service conscripts dismissal from military service shall be paid a lump sum equal to the established minimum wage Act and the designated persons from among orphans and children deprived of parental care, of five statutory minimum size of remuneration.
4. Members of the armed forces, held contractual military service, with a total length of military service from 15 to 20 years and retired from the military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities, without the right to retire within five years is paid a monthly social allowance in the amount of: with a total length of military service 15 years-40 per cent of salary allowances; for each year over 15 years-3 per cent of salary allowance.
Specified military, dismissed on the same grounds and with the duration of military service less than 15 years, within one year after the payment of salary is maintained by military rank.
5. citizens dismissed from military service and their families establishes the following additional rights in employment and social welfare:

the provision of work, taking into account their speciality not later than one month from the date of referral to the public employment service, the State (municipal) venture in public (municipal) institutions or organizations;
saving within three months after discharge from military service for citizens working to appeal (receipts) for military service to the State (municipal) enterprises, the State (municipal) institutions or organisations, the right to work at the same enterprise, in the same institution or organization, and underwent military service for conscripts and officers, prizyvavshimisja military service for two years from the reserve -the right to not post below occupied before conscription;
setoff time military service in continuous service in accordance with article 10 of this law reflected in the payment of benefits under compulsory State social insurance benefits, lump-sum remuneration based on seniority, a percentage to pay benefits, if the break between afternoon dismissal from military service and recruitment day (admission to educational institution) did not exceed one year;
preferential right of abandonment at work, which they did for the first time, while reducing the workforce;
ensuring citizens dismissed for health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities, free acquisition of vocational education;
citizens discharged after military service conscripts and taken to the former place of work, material assistance for initial acquisition management as prescribed by the Government of the Russian Federation;
not later than one month from the moment of military personnel discharged from military service, places for their children in preschool educational institutions and summer camps, regardless of their affiliation.
Citizens held in regions of the far North and other areas with adverse climatic or environmental conditions in which to pay statutory interest paid surcharges for continuous work in enterprises, institutions and organizations, when they work in these areas and localities within six months from the date of discharge from military service military service in specified areas and districts counted in continuous service benefits established by the legislation.
6. in order to ensure the employment of persons discharged from military service in the public service employment structures on employment and vocational training.
Article 23. Social protection of the family members of soldiers, survivors 1. In the event of the death of soldiers, military service under the contract, or their death due to injury (injury, trauma, blunt trauma) or diseases received during his military service, including after discharge from military service on reaching the age limit for military service, health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities with their family members shall retain for a period of not less than one year the right to benefits used, unless otherwise required by law.
2. Pension family members of servicemen on a survivor is carried out in accordance with the pension legislation of the Russian Federation.
3. the total income of the family of the deceased (decedent) soldier, held contractual military service, decreases in nalogooblagaemom period in the amount of income not exceeding for each full month during which income was received three times the minimum statutory wage.
4. the members of military families, survivors, are exempted from payment of the property tax of physical persons, vehicles, turning into their property by inheritance, as well as from land tax.
5. Families of soldiers who have lost their breadwinners cannot be evicted from their dwellings without granting them another suitable dwelling in the event of termination of employment with the relevant enterprises, institutions or organizations. For the families of the soldiers saved concessionary rates for floor space, utilities, electricity, gas, use of the telephone, which they had on the day of death (death) of soldiers, regardless of their form of ownership and affiliation occupied dwelling, and also preserves the right to improved living conditions in accordance with the law. The families of the deceased (dead) soldiers living in homes without central heating, provided the fuel, as a matter of priority, with a 50 percent discount of its value within the norms established for sale to the public.

Costs associated with providing benefits to pay for housing, utilities, installing residential phones and subscription fees for their use, acquisition and transport of fuel shall be reimbursed from the funds referred to in paragraph 9 of article 15 of this law. (New paragraph 2 is supplemented by federal law from 24.11.95 N 178-FZ), families of soldiers who have lost their breadwinner, have a preferential right to obtain land for the construction of individual houses, in horticultural company. They have the right to receive soft loans for construction of individual houses, construction and repair of garden houses in accordance with the procedure established by the Government of the Russian Federation.
Local self-government bodies produce overhaul individual houses belonging to the families of soldiers who have lost their breadwinner, by a corresponding budget.
6. Parents and not entered into another marriage to wives (husbands) of military personnel who died (deceased) in the performance of duty, are entitled to free medical care, the right of priority for admission to homes for the elderly and disabled, as well as in the regional centres of social services for pensioners and social assistance at home.
For wives (husbands) of (deceased) senior officers, including retired from military service on reaching the age limit for military service for health reasons or in connection with the organizational and staffing activities, incentives for medical assistance, sanatorium-resort treatment persist.
SECTION III of the OBLIGATIONS of Article 24 SOLDIERS. General duties of Protecting State sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Russian Federation, ensuring the security of the State, a reflection of the armed attack, as well as perform tasks in accordance with the international obligations of the Russian Federation are the essence of military duty, which obliges soldiers to be loyal to the military oath, selflessly serve your people, bravely and skillfully defend their Fatherland;
strictly observe the Constitution of the Russian Federation and laws of the Russian Federation, the requirements of the general statutes of the armed forces of the Russian Federation, unquestioningly carry out the orders of commanders (commanding officers);
cherish the honor and glory battle defenders of their people, honor military rank and military partnership;
improve military skills include ready to use arms and military equipment, to protect military equipment;
be disciplined, vigilant, to keep state secrets and military secrets;
respect the rules of international law in the military field, taken by the Russian Federation.
The soldier is considered a military service acting in cases stipulated by the law of the Russian Federation "on military conscription and military service".
Article 25. Official and special duty 1. Duties of military personnel and their execution order determined by legal acts, military statutes and other regulatory instruments.
2. the commanders (heads) are edinonachal'nikami and respond in times of peace and war for the continuous combat and mobilization readiness, the successful implementation of the combat missions, training, education, military discipline, moral and psychological condition of subordinate personnel and security of military service, the State and the safety of weapons, military equipment, material, technical, medical, financial, socio-legal and domestic security.
3. Active military personnel on alert (fighting service), in the daily and garrison outfits involved in disaster management, as well as in other emergency situations perform specific duties. Special responsibilities and their execution order established by law and the statutes of the members of the armed forces of the Russian Federation.
For the execution of special obligations military personnel may be granted additional rights (on the use of weapons, force, to bring a claim, binding, submissive strictly to certain persons and others), which are determined by the laws and statutes of the members of the armed forces of the Russian Federation.
SECTION IV LIABILITY Article 26 SOLDIERS. The responsibility of military personnel for offences 1. Soldiers, depending on the nature and gravity of the offence are liable: disciplinary, administrative, economic, civil and criminal.
2. For misconduct related to the violation of military discipline, morality, and the military honour, military bear disciplinary responsibility on the grounds and in accordance with certain members statutes of the armed forces of the Russian Federation.

3. For administrative misconduct by members of the armed forces are responsible on an equal footing in accordance with the law on administrative offences. To him cannot be applied administrative sanctions in the form of fines, deprivation of driving license, re-education through labour and administrative arrest.
4. For the material damage caused by the State in the performance of duty, military personnel are subject to liability in accordance with the regulation on the liability of the members of the armed forces.
5. For nonperformance or improper performance of obligations prescribed by civil law, for damage caused by members of the non-performance of duty to the State, legal persons and citizens, and in other cases provided by law, the armed forces bear civil liability.
6. military personnel for offences committed bear criminal liability in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation.
Article 27. Proceedings against military personnel 1. Proceedings in criminal and civil cases involving members of the armed services is effected on the basis of the legislation of the Russian Federation, and performing military service outside the Russian Federation, in accordance with the norms of international law, unless otherwise provided by international agreements of the Russian Federation.
2. Military personnel have the right to be protected in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
The President of the Russian Federation, b. Yeltsin Moscow, House of Soviets of Russia January 22, 1993 N 4338-I