On State Regulation Of Tariffs For Electricity And Thermal Energy In The Russian Federation

Original Language Title: О государственном регулировании тарифов на электрическую и тепловую энергию в Российской Федерации

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Lost force since January 1, 2011 year-Federal Act of 26.03.2003 N 36-FZ of the RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on State regulation of tariffs for electricity and thermal energy in the Russian Federation adopted by the State Duma of the year March 10, 1995 (text as amended by the federal laws of 11.02.99 N 33-FZ;
from 01/10/2003 N-6 FZ; from 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ;
from 07.07.2003 N 125-FZ; from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ;
from 30.12.2004 N 211-FZ; from 02.12.2005 N 147-FZ;
from 23.12.2005 N 184-FZ; from 31.12.2005. N 199-FZ;
from 18.10.2007. N 230-FZ; from 04.11.2007 N 250-FZ;
on 25.12.2008 N 281-F3; from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ;
from 27.12.2009 N 374-FZ; from 27.07.2010 N 237-FZ) this federal law determines the economic, organizational and legal bases of State regulation of tariffs for electricity and thermal energy in the Russian Federation.
Article 1. Basic concepts in this federal law applies the following concepts: tariffs for electricity and thermal energy system of price rates for the calculations for electric energy (power) and thermal energy (power); for purposes of this federal law specified the notion applies on the basis of sense and specific content of the law; (As amended by the Federal law of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) distributing organization-entity conducting the sale to consumers produced or purchased electrical and/or thermal energy; (As amended by the Federal law on 31.12.2005. N 199-FZ) user-an individual or a legal entity exercising the use of electrical energy (power) and (or) the thermal energy (power);
Federal (Russian) wholesale market of electric energy (power) (hereinafter referred to as the wholesale market)-treatment of electrical energy and power within the framework of the unified energy system of Russia within the borders of the single economic space of the Russian Federation, with the participation of the major producers and large buyers of electric energy, obtaining the status of subjects of the wholesale market and operating on the basis of regulation of the wholesale market; (As amended by federal law from 04.11.2007 N 250-FZ) wholesale market entities-legal entities engaged in the buying and selling of electric energy (power) and (or) providing services to the wholesale market; (As amended by the Federal law on 07.07.2003 N 125-FZ) thermal energy product, characterized by flow of coolant and change its thermodynamic parameters (temperature, pressure); (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) thermal power-the amount of heat energy that can be produced and (or) heat transferred per unit of time networks; (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) heat load-the amount of heat energy that can be accepted by the consumer per unit of time. (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ), Article 2. The essence of the State regulation of tariffs State regulation of tariffs for electricity and thermal energy (power) (hereinafter also-tariffs) is carried out on the basis of the principles set forth in the present Federal law, through the establishment of economically justified tariffs (prices, fees) for electrical and thermal energy and (or) their limits. (As amended by the Federal law of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) validity established tariffs and (or) their limits may not be less than one financial year, unless otherwise stipulated in the Federal law, the decision of the Government of the Russian Federation. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) (As amended by the Federal law on 31.12.2005. N 199-FZ) limits of tariffs for electricity and heat supplied jenergosnabzhajushhimi organizations to consumers, are set by the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation, within a period to be fixed by the Government of the Russian Federation, by highlighting the limits of tariffs for electricity for the population. These tariff ceiling can be installed for more than one year, with the calendar broken down by categories of consumers, taking into account regional and other characteristics. When establishing tariff ceilings take into account long-term rates established for organizations conducting regulated activities, long-term options for regulating the activities of the organizations concerned, the obligations under the concession agreements, which are heat and electricity. (As amended by the federal laws on 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ; from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ) executive bodies of subjects of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs within the period defined by the Government of the Russian Federation, set tariffs for electricity and heat supplied jenergosnabzhajushhimi organizations to consumers, including population, within the limit of tariff levels. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 01/10/2003 N 6-FZ) (As amended by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ)

In the event of a change in the limits of tariffs for electricity and heat by the Federal Executive Body in the field of regulation of tariffs of less than one calendar month before the start of the next fiscal year, or during the period of their validity, the executive bodies of the subjects of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs within one calendar month from the date of entry into force of acts, which modifies the specified tariff ceiling cause its decisions on the establishment of tariffs for electricity and heat in accordance with the decisions on change these limits. In the event of a change in the limits of tariffs for electricity and heat by the Federal Executive Body in the field of regulation of tariffs for more than one calendar month before the beginning of the next financial year, the executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs shall take a decision on the establishment of tariffs for electricity and heat in accordance with specified limits or its previous decisions on the establishment of tariffs for electricity and heat in accordance with the decisions on change these limits. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 01/10/2003 N 6-FZ) (As amended by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) Exceeding these limits is permitted in accordance with article 6 of this federal law. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 04.11.2007 N 250-FZ) if the body of the Executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation the tariffs for electric energy for the population are set at a level higher than the maximum or less than the minimum level with violation of the order, stipulated by this federal law, or tariffs on electric energy is not brought into conformity with the limits of tariffs for electrical energy for the population after they are modified by the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation the application in the territory of the Russian Federation until the establishment of tariffs in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation, the Executive authority of the Russian Federation shall be established by the Federal Executive Body in the field of regulation of tariffs limiting the maximum level of tariff on electricity for the population, taking into account the particularities for pricing electric energy consumed by the population. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) in case of exceeding the size set by the executive bodies of subjects of the Russian Federation of prices (tariffs) for the electrical energy supplied to the population for services of natural monopolies, in excess of established limits, additional costs to consumers financed from the budgets of the respective levels, and costs associated with payment of additional subsidies to the population, bear the consolidated budgets of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) (As amended by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) in regulating tariffs for electricity and thermal energy regulatory costs are taken into account by the public utility organizations, including the cost of providing working capital, proceeding from the order of payment for electricity and heat. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) Payment of electric and thermal energy is produced is actually adopted by the consumer of electrical and thermal energy, in line with the accounting data of electric and thermal energy, unless otherwise stipulated in the Federal law, other legal acts or agreement of the parties. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ), unless otherwise provided by agreement of the parties, payment is made to consumers of electric energy of 15th of this month. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) State regulation of tariffs can be held separately in respect of electrical energy supplied to the population within the social norm of consumption and excess of social consumption rates. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) when setting for individual consumers preferential tariffs for electricity and heat, which is carried out in accordance with this federal law, raising tariffs on electricity and thermal energy for other users is not permitted. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 11.02.99 N 33-FZ) (As amended by the Federal law of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ)

Supply of thermal energy (power) in order to ensure the consumption of thermal energy, heat energy-consuming objects and entered into operation after January 1, 2010 year, may be carried out on the basis of long-term (more than one year) contracts the supply of heat energy (power), prisoners in accordance with the procedure established by the Government of the Russian Federation between consumers of thermal energy and thermal energy producers at prices specified by agreement of the parties. State regulation of prices (tariffs) in respect of the amount of thermal energy (power), which is carried out under such treaties. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ), long-term (over one year) contracts the supply of heat energy (power) may, subject to the following conditions: the conclusion of treaties with regard to heat-generating objects put into operation until January 1, 2010 year, does not entail an increase in tariffs for heat energy (power) in parts of the thermal energy consumption of objects placed into service before January 1, 2010 years;
There is a technological possibility supplies thermal energy to its manufacturer its consumers that are parties to the treaties.
(Part is supplemented by federal law from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ), Article 3. The goal of the State regulation of tariffs State regulation of tariffs is carried out in order to: (as amended by the Federal law of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) protect the economic interests of consumers from monopoly raise tariffs;
the establishment of a mechanism to reconcile the interests of producers and consumers of electrical and thermal energy;
the formation of the competition Wednesday in the electricity complex to improve the efficiency of its operation and minimize tariffs;
creating economic incentives to ensure energy efficiency systems for heat and electricity supply and use of energy-saving technologies in the processes of use of thermal energy (power) and power (power); (As amended by federal law from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ) for legal entities-producers of electric energy (power) regardless of organizational-legal forms of the right of equal access to the wholesale market. (As amended by the Federal law on 07.07.2003 N 125-FZ), Article 4. The principles of State regulation of tariffs State regulation of tariffs the following basic principles must be observed: balancing economic interests of suppliers and consumers of electrical and thermal energy based on the availability of these kinds of energy and with a view to ensuring an economically justified profitability of the investment capital invested in the production and transmission of electrical energy and heat and movement activities management in electric power industry; (As amended by the Federal law of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) to determine the economic feasibility of planned (settlement) cost and profit in the calculation and approval of tariffs;
openness and accessibility for consumers, including population, information about examination and approval of tariffs in accordance with the standards of disclosure established by the Government of the Russian Federation and be bound by the publication of the information disclosed in the official media, in which, in accordance with federal laws and laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation published official materials of State authorities; (As amended by the Federal law of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ), ensuring the economic rationale for the cost of commercial organizations in the generation, transmission and distribution of electric and thermal energy;
provision of commercial organizations in the sphere of production, transmission and distribution of electric and thermal energy funds for the development of production, technical, scientific and social development, including funds spent on energy conservation and energy, technical and environmental safety (including nuclear and radiation safety) of the Russian Federation carried out by borrowing, private investment funds, commercial organizations (investment funds, insurance funds, scientific-research and experimental-design works) and other means;
creating conditions for attracting domestic and foreign investment;
determining the size of the funds to pay, in accordance with the sectoral tariff agreements;
selection of suppliers of power equipment and energy contractors and jelektrosetevomu construction on a competitive basis;
performance measurement utility organizations on results of work for the period of validity of the previously approved tariffs;
(The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ; expired-the Federal law from 30.12.2004 N 211-FZ)

accounting compliance with legislation on energy conservation and energy efficiency, including requirements for the development and implementation of programmes in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency, requirements for the Organization of accounting and control of energy resources, reduce the loss of energy resources. (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ) State regulation of prices (tariffs) for heat and electricity may be carried out on the basis of long-term options for regulating the activities of the organizations concerned (including through the use of tariffs on the basis of long-term settings) for a period of not less than five years (for a period of not less than three years, establishing for the first time these prices (tariffs), their threshold levels) provided reference for such regulation is a separate accounting applied in specified activities, assets and used for their creation of invested capital. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 04.11.2007 N 250-FZ) (As amended by federal law from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ) to long-term parameters of State regulation of prices (tariffs) for heat and electricity also include the level of reliability and quality of the goods and services corresponding to the long-term investment programmes regulated organizations, changes in costs associated with the supply of the relevant goods (services), the amount of invested capital, rate of return, the timing of the return of invested capital, energy saving and energy efficiency indicators, the implementation of programmes in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency developed in accordance with the law on energy conservation and energy efficiency, and other long-term management options. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 04.11.2007 N 250-FZ) (As amended by federal law from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ) State regulation of prices (tariffs) for the transfer of electrical energy provided by organisation for the management of a unified national (all-Russia) electrical network since January 1, 2010 year in electrical energy transmission services provided by the territorial network companies created as a result of the reform of joint-stock companies, energy and electrification from January 1, 2011 year is carried out only in the form of establishing long-term tariffs on the basis of long-term options for regulating the activities of such organizations including a method of ensuring the profitability of the invested capital (hereinafter referred to as the method of return of invested capital). Such organisations are required to ensure the attainment of indicators of reliability and quality of the supplied goods, services rendered, defined in the order, established by the Government of the Russian Federation. Long-term rates and long-term options for regulating the activities of such organizations are subject to change if no indicators of reliability and quality. The transition to the regulation of prices (tariffs) for electrical energy transmission services provided by such organizations, in the form of long-term tariffs on the basis of long-term options for regulating the activities of such organizations is carried out from January 1, 2010 year. The transition timeline for 2010 year in respect of such organizations shall be determined by the Government of the Russian Federation. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ) to State regulation of tariffs can be used long-term options of such regulation, obtained using the comparison method and other methods. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 04.11.2007 N 250-FZ), Article 5. Authority of federal bodies of executive power in the field of State regulation of tariffs in the field of State regulation of tariffs, the Government of the Russian Federation or the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation: approves the regulatory and methodical basis the activities of the executive bodies in the field of State regulation of tariffs;
sets the basics of pricing of electrical and thermal energy in the territory of the Russian Federation, including the procedure for determining the prices of electrical energy sold on the wholesale market at regulated prices, taking into account regional peculiarities of formation of tariffs for wholesale market;
approve the rules of State regulation and the application of tariffs on electrical and thermal energy;
defines the order of establishing long-term options for regulating the activities of organizations in the legislation of the Russian Federation related to the areas of activity of the subjects of natural monopolies sphere of electricity and (or) prices (tariffs) for certain types of goods (services) that are subject to regulation in accordance with list, determined by federal laws;

defines the order of consideration of dispute arising between the authorities of the Executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, organizations conducting regulated activities, and consumers; (As amended by federal law from 27.12.2009 N 374-FZ) claims for regulatory purposes, the rules for determining the value of assets and capital invested using comparison methods, rules of their separate accounting applied in activities regulated by using the rates of return of invested capital;
establishes the procedure for determining the fees for connection to electrical networks;
establishes criteria for determining electricity producers eligible for its sale at unregulated prices;
develops and maintains a common classification system and separate cost accounting by activity energy supplying organizations, as well as the reporting system provided by the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation;
defines the limits and procedure for sale of fixed prices of electric energy (power) on the wholesale market;

sets the order of the conclusion of long-term contracts the supply of heat energy (power) at prices specified by agreement of the parties, to ensure the heat energy consumption (power) objects consume thermal energy and entered into operation after January 1, 2010 years; (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 23.11.2009 N 261-FZ) generates a consolidated forecast balance of production and supply of electric energy (power) within the framework of the unified energy system of Russia on the subjects of the Russian Federation, taking into account the forecast of fuel balance, energy development trends for the needs of housing and communal services, features of the importation of the products (goods) in areas with limited terms of its contamination and other factors;
monitors the use of investment resources to be included in the tariffs regulated by the State in the manner prescribed by the Government of the Russian Federation;
approves the investment programs of the subjects of energy, which participates in the Charter capital of the State, and network organizations classified as actors, investment programs which are approved by the authorized federal body of executive power;
oversees the investment programs of the subjects of the electricity in the manner prescribed by the Government of the Russian Federation;
determines the list of services on the Organization of functioning and development of unified energy system of Russia, sets the size of the subscription fee for these services and determines the procedure for their payment;
sets the prices (tariffs) for services to ensure system reliability;
sets a fee for connection to a unified national (all-Russia) electrical network and (or) standardized tariff rates, which determine the amount of the fee;
sets the tariffs for electric energy transmission services and their limit (minimum and/or maximum) levels in the manner prescribed by this federal law;
sets tariffs for services on operational and management control in electric power industry and limit (minimum and/or maximum) levels of prices (tariffs) for such services in the selection and remuneration of performers to ensure system reliability, secure the withdrawal of unified energy system of Russia, emergencies services aimed at creating technological reserve capacity;
sets the tariffs or their limit (minimum and/or maximum) levels for electricity sold by producers on the wholesale market, except for the sale of their electrical energy on unregulated prices and in a manner that shall be established by the Government of the Russian Federation;
sets the threshold (the minimum and/or maximum) levels of prices for electricity sold by producers on the wholesale market for unregulated rates, in the cases and in the manner which shall be established by the Government of the Russian Federation;
determines the amount of security needed to ensure the functioning and development of the nuclear power plants means covered in fixing tariffs or their threshold (the minimum and/or maximum) levels on electrical energy sold on the wholesale market producers-the owners of these nuclear power plants;
sets the threshold (the minimum and/or maximum) levels of tariffs for electrical energy supplied jenergosnabzhajushhimi organizations to consumers, including electricity sold by unregulated prices;
sets the threshold (the minimum and/or maximum) tariff levels on thermal energy produced by the power plants operating in cogeneration mode producing electricity and heat;

considers the disagreements between the Executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs, organizations conducting regulated activities, and consumers and takes decisions binding;
monitors the application of the state regulated prices (tariffs) and conducts inspection of economic activities of organizations active in the field of pricing regulated, in part the validity of values and proper application of the above rates (tariffs);
takes place in accordance with the established procedure harmonization of decisions of bodies of executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs;
sets the threshold (the minimum and/or maximum) tariff levels on thermal energy supplied jenergosnabzhajushhimi organizations to consumers. (As amended by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ), the Government of the Russian Federation defines the scope of authority of a federal body of executive power in the sphere of regulating tariffs within the powers defined in this article, as well as other federal laws.

For the adoption of decisions on disputes arising between the authorities of the Executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs, organizations conducting regulated activities, and consumers paid the State fee in the amount and under the procedure established by the legislation of the Russian Federation on taxes and fees. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 27.12.2009 N 374-FZ), the federal body of executive power in the sphere of regulating tariffs to create a state information system to ensure prompt collection and processing of information about installed tariffs organizations carrying out regulated activities and standards of consumption of public services (hereinafter referred to as the State information system), and is maintained in accordance with the rules approved by the Government of the Russian Federation. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 27.07.2010 N 237-FZ), the federal body of executive power in the area of tariff regulation defines the list and conditions for the provision of information on the establishment, modification and application of prices (tariffs), controlled in accordance with this federal law, including the frequency, methods, timing and format, for the purpose of functioning of the State information system. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 27.07.2010 N 237-FZ), the federal body of executive power in the area of tariff regulation shall have the right to: request and receive from the federal bodies of executive power, bodies of executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, organizations carrying out regulated activities, the information and materials necessary for the establishment, modification and application of prices (tariffs), controlled in accordance with this federal law, in the format determined by the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation;
collect information about installed prices (tariffs), as well as on their application, regulated in accordance with this federal law, including within the framework of the State information system.
(Part is supplemented by federal law from 27.07.2010 N 237-FZ) (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law dated 11/4/2007 N 250-FZ), Article 6. The powers of the executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government in the areas of State regulation of tariffs (as amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) executive bodies of subjects of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs shall have the following powers: establish tariffs for electrical energy transmission services for electrical networks belonging to the right of ownership or other legal basis territorial network organizations within the framework established by the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation limit (minimum and/or maximum) levels of tariffs for electrical energy transmission services on a specified power grids, as well as establish tariffs for the transfer of heat energy; (As amended by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) sets the sales allowance suppliers of electrical energy;
establish tariffs for the heat, with the exception of manufactured power plants operating in cogeneration mode producing electricity and heat energy, within the framework established by the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation limit (minimum and/or maximum) tariff levels on thermal energy, with the exception of plants produced operating cogeneration mode producing electricity and heat; (As amended by the Federal law dated 26.12.2005 N 184-FZ)

establish tariffs for the heat produced by power stations operating in cogeneration mode producing electricity and heat energy, within the framework established by the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation limit (minimum and/or maximum) tariff levels on thermal energy produced by the power plants operating in cogeneration mode producing electricity and heat; (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) sets the tariffs for electric energy supplied jenergosnabzhajushhimi organizations to consumers within the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation limit (minimum and/or maximum) tariff levels, except for the electric power sold by unregulated prices; (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) monitor use of their regulated prices (tariffs) and validation of the economic activities of organizations active in the field of pricing regulated, in part the validity of values and proper application of the above rates (tariffs);
participate in the formation of a consolidated forecast balance of production and supply of electric energy (power) within the unified energy system of Russia on the subjects of the Russian Federation;

(The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 31.12.2005. N 199-FZ; expired-the Federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) operate in accordance with the procedure determined by the Government of the Russian Federation, control over the use of investment resources to be included in the tariffs regulated by the State; (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 31.12.2005. N 199-FZ) sets fees for connection to electrical networks and (or) standardized tariff rates, which determine the amount of the fee for the territorial network organizations. (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 04.11.2007 N 250-FZ) Decision about exceeding limits (with the exception of tariff ceilings for the heat) if the excess is due to the size of the investment programs of the subjects of the electric power industry, approved in accordance with the procedure established by the Government of the Russian Federation was adopted by the Executive power body of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation on its own and does not require harmonization with the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 04.11.2007 N 250-FZ) (As amended by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) Regulation of these tariffs is carried out in accordance with the fundamentals of pricing of electrical and thermal energy in the territory of the Russian Federation rules state regulation and the use of tariffs for electricity and heat and other normative legal acts and guidelines approved by the Government of the Russian Federation or the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation. Decision of the Executive authority of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs approved tariffs, established at a level higher than the maximum or less than the minimum level set by the authorized federal body of executive power is subject to consultation with the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation, as prescribed by the rules of the State regulation and the use of tariffs for electricity and heat, to the adoption of the decision body of the Executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. Harmonization of federal body of executive power in the sphere of regulating tariffs specified above shall be carried out not later than 30 calendar days from the date of circulation of the Executive authority of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs. The Executive authority of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs valid in accordance with the provisions of the executive bodies of subjects of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs approved by executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs, based on the model provisions approved by the Government of the Russian Federation. Decision of the Executive authority of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs in excess of authority, installed the specified normative legal acts shall be subject to cancellation in the manner prescribed by the Government of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the federal laws on 07.07.2003 N 125-FZ; from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ; from 31.12.2005. N 199-FZ; on 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) body of the Executive power of the Russian Federation, which implements State regulation of tariffs in accordance with this federal law, is a legal entity.

Appointment and dismissal of the head of the Executive authority of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs are carried out in consultation with the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) units of local self-government may be the law of the Russian Federation authority on State regulation of tariffs for heat energy (excluding manufactured power plants operating in cogeneration mode producing electricity and heat), selling directly to the sources of thermal energy, ensuring the supply of heat energy consumers located in the territory of one municipality. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) of the local Government's decision, taken pursuant to the referred to it in accordance with this article and the authority is contrary to the legislation of the Russian Federation on electricity or accepted in excess of the competence, be cancelled by the relevant executive authority of the Russian Federation in the manner prescribed by the Government of the Russian Federation.

(Part is supplemented by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ; void-the Federal law from 30.12.2004 N 211-FZ) local government bodies shall establish surcharges to fares on heat energy supplied jenergosnabzhajushhimi organizations to consumers (surcharges to prices (tariffs) for consumers of goods and services organizations communal complex), supplements to tariffs on goods and services organizations producing communal complex goods and services in the field of heat supply, rates of these organizations to connect and tariffs for connection to systems of communal heat supply infrastructure in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation on fundamentals of tariff regulation organizations municipal complex. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 30.12.2004 N 211-FZ) (As amended by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) value of thermal energy to consumers, subject to the rates and allowances referred to in paragraph 8 of this article, may exceed the limits of tariffs for heat energy, fixed in accordance with article 2 of this federal law, as well as other limits on tariffs (prices) that are installed in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 30.12.2004 N 211-FZ) (As amended by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) executive bodies of subjects of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs has the right to: request and receive from local authorities, organizations carrying out regulated activities, the information and materials necessary for the establishment, modification and application of prices (tariffs), controlled in accordance with this federal law, in the format determined by the body of the Executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs;
collect information about installed prices (tariffs), as well as on their application, regulated in accordance with this federal law, including within the framework of the State information system.
(Part is supplemented by federal law from 27.07.2010 N 237-FZ), bodies of local self-government in the context referred to them in accordance with this article, the authority shall have the right to request and receive from organizations engaged in regulated activities, information and necessary materials on the application of prices (tariffs), controlled in accordance with this federal law, in the format determined by the local government body. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 27.07.2010 N 237-FZ) executive bodies of subjects of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs and local self-government bodies, organizations engaged in regulated activities must provide to the Federal Executive Body in the field of tariff regulation (executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs, organs of local self-government) information and materials necessary for its (their) request in establishing , modification and application of prices (tariffs), controlled in accordance with this federal law, as well as for the functioning of the State information system in accordance with and subject to the conditions defined by the specified federal body of executive power. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 27.07.2010 N 237-FZ)
(Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) Article 7. Financing of the federal body of executive power in the area of tariff regulation and executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs (as amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ)


Financing of the federal body of executive power in the area of tariff regulation and executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of State regulation of tariffs is carried out at the expense of the funds envisaged for this purpose, respectively, the federal budget and the budgets of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ)
(Part two lapsed federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ)
(Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) Article 7-1. Resolution of disputes arising from the implementation of State regulation of tariffs for electricity and thermal energy Disputes relating to the implementation of State regulation of tariffs for electricity and heat shall be arbitrated. (Article supplemented by federal law from 07.07.2003 N 125-FZ) Article 8. (Deleted-Federal Act of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) Article 9. (Deleted-Federal Act of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ), Article 10. (Deleted-Federal Act of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ), Article 11. (Deleted-Federal Act of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) Article 12. (Deleted-Federal Act of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) Article 13. (Deleted-Federal Act of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) Article 14. (Deleted-Federal Act of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) Article 15. (Deleted-Federal Act of 26.03.2003 N 38-FZ) Article 16. Bringing of normative legal acts in accordance with this federal law and legal acts of the President of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Russian Federation, normative legal acts of the federal bodies of executive power, normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation on State regulation of tariffs are provided in compliance with this federal law within three months from the date of its entry into force.
Article 17. The entry into force of this federal law this federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
The President of the Russian Federation, b. Yeltsin, Kremlin, Moscow April 14, 1995 N 41-ФЗ