On Ensuring The Constitutional Rights Of Citizens Of The Russian Federation To Elect And Be Elected To Local Self-Government Bodies

Original Language Title: Об обеспечении конституционных прав граждан Российской Федерации избирать и быть избранными в органы местного самоуправления

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to organs of local self-government adopted by the State Duma of the year October 23, 1996 (as amended by the federal laws of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ;
on 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 2/2/2006 N 19-FZ;
from 12.07.2006 N 107-F3; from 11/09/2009 N 250-FZ;
from 28.12.2013 N 396-FZ; from 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) this federal law establishes the legal norms to ensure implementation of constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies in cases of violation of those rights. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) t s t b I 1. The scope of this federal law 1. This federal law is applied when violations of constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies in cases if: legislative (representative) body of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation has not adopted a law establishing the procedure for holding municipal elections;
the representative body of local self-government, or in a local referendum not adopted the Charter of municipal formation(education);
in the municipality there is no elected representative body of local self-government;
powers of local self-government bodies are carried out by officials designated by the public authorities;
the law of the Russian Federation is not selected the order of formation, consolidation, conversion, and abolition of the municipalities;
expired deadlines the powers of elected organs of local self-government and local government officials;
elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government or elected officials of local self-government, including repetitive or early elections, has been assigned by an authorised body or official within the established time frame; (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) there are no bodies or officials empowered to appoint the elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government; (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) municipalities abolished, merged or converted in a manner contrary to law; (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) local self-government bodies are abolished or samoraspuŝeny in a manner contrary to law, or actually ceased to serve; (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) in violation of the law are not implemented the constitutional rights of citizens residing in the territory of the municipality, to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies of the municipality. (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ)

2. this federal law applies in order to protect the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies in the part not regulated by laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation and the normative legal acts of local self-government bodies. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) t s t b I 2. Defining territories local self-government 1. In the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, is not established in their legislation rules governing education, merging, transformation and abolition of the municipalities, municipal entities are in accordance with the existing administrative-territorial division of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, districts, cities, city districts, with district divisions, townships, rural district (rural councils), other localities or areas which on the date of the entry into force of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation local self-government is carried out in accordance with the laws and other normative legal acts of the Russian Federation.
2. Representative bodies of local self-government, elected before the entry into force of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation, shall retain their powers until their re-election in accordance with the above-mentioned federal law or by the present Federal law. Local government officials appointed or elected prior to the entry into force of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation, shall retain their powers until their re-election or abolition of a post in accordance with the above-mentioned federal law or by the present Federal law.
T s t b I 3. The timing and modalities of election 1. Elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials shall be conducted in accordance with the statutes of municipalities in manner prescribed by laws of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, adopted in accordance with article 23 of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation ".
2. In the constituent entities of the Russian Federation or in individual municipalities, which have not been assigned the date of holding the elections of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government or elected local government officials three months prior to the expiry of the period specified in paragraph 1 of article 58 of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation, the elections are conducted in the manner prescribed by this federal law.
3. If the legislative (representative) body of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, in accordance with article 23 of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation "was not enacted, establishing the procedure for holding the elections of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, the elections shall be held: in the presence of authorized representative bodies of local self-government-as prescribed by the provisional regulations on the holding of elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials taken by the representative bodies of local self-government in accordance with this federal law, or upon the decision of the representative body of local self-government in the manner prescribed by this federal law annexed to the Provisional regulation on the holding of elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government in the Russian Federation, has not provided the implementation of constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies;
If there is no authorized representative bodies of local self-governance in the manner prescribed by this federal law annexed to the Provisional regulation on the holding of elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government in the Russian Federation, has not provided the implementation of constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies. (Paragraph as amended by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ)

(Paragraph 4 deleted-the Federal law dated 22.06.98 g. N 85-FZ)
4. the interim provisions apply in the manner prescribed by this federal law, as well as in appointing the date of the election of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government in the Russian Federation of the relevant laws. (Item 5 as subclause 4 and reworded as follows 22.06.98 federal law N 85-FZ)
5. in cases where the establishment of violations of constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies on the grounds referred to in paragraph 1 of article 1 of this federal law, the procedure for appointing the elections of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials shall be determined by decision of the Court of general jurisdiction in accordance with the Federal law of June 12, 2002 N 67-FZ "on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation. (New paragraph 5 supplemented by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ; contained in edition of 21.07.2005, federal law. N 93-FZ) 6. The Court's decision under paragraph 5 of this article shall be adopted, if: (as amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

within the period stipulated in paragraph 2 of this article, the elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials not assigned or assigned for a period corresponding to the date mentioned in paragraph 1 of article 58 of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation ";
powers of local self-government bodies are carried out by officials appointed in a manner contrary to law;
expired deadlines of the powers of the representative bodies of local self-government and local government officials;
elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government or elected officials of local self-government, including repetitive or early elections, has been assigned by an authorised body or official within the established time frame;
There are no bodies or officials empowered to appoint the elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government;
municipalities abolished, merged or converted in a manner contrary to law;
local self-government bodies are abolished or samoraspuŝeny in a manner contrary to law, or actually ceased to serve;
in violation of the law are not implemented the constitutional rights of citizens residing in the territory of the municipality, to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies of the municipality. (Paragraph as amended by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ)

7. The Supreme courts of the republics, krais, the courts, county courts, courts of the cities of Moscow and St. Petersburg, the Court of the autonomous oblast and autonomous okrugs shall first instance cases about ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies. Participation of the Prosecutor in the case necessarily.
8. The case of ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies are considered by the Court within ten days from the date of receipt of the application of the Prosecutor or the complaint. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. In the Court's decision shall contain: the reasons for the appointment of a date for elections, the Electoral Commission, which is to assign the task, and the time period within which must be assigned to the date of the election; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) normative legal act, on the basis of which, in accordance with paragraphs 1, 3 and 10 of this article, the elections will be held;
in the case of a decision in ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to representative body of local self-government-term and the number of the deputies of the representative body of local self-government; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) If a decision is made in ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect a local government official and to be elected an officer of local self-government-the name of the elective office of local government, under the Charter of municipal formation(education), and term of Office of the person to replace this position, defined in accordance with this federal law; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), a local government agency, or the head of the municipal education either in accordance with the Charter of municipal formation(education) an official of local self-government, which is entrusted with the execution of the decision of the Court in order to ensure the holding of elections in accordance with the regulations defined by the Court. In the absence of competent local self-governing bodies or officials of the local Government pursuant to the decision of the Court in order to ensure the holding of elections in accordance with normative legal act, the Court is entrusted to the executive organ of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
The decision of the Court shall be immediately enforceable. (Paragraph as amended by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) 10. If the laws of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, adopted pursuant to article 23 of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation ", contains no provisions governing the elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local government in the absence of authorized representative bodies of local self-government and local government officials, the Court in its decision may set the normative legal act on the basis of which the elections are to be conducted, the attached to this Federal Act temporary regulations on the holding of elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government in the Russian Federation, has not provided the implementation of constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to organs of local self-government, or to decide on the application of certain of its provisions, in addition to the relevant law of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) 11. If the date for the election of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government or elected officials of local self-government with the date of the elections to State bodies holding these elections can be assigned to the corresponding territorial election commissions on elections to organs of public authority using common polling stations, unless otherwise stipulated in the Federal law or the law of the Russian Federation.
12. the term of Office of the elected in accordance with this federal law deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials is an appropriate term set forth in the Charter of municipal formation(education). If the Charter of municipal formation(education) is not adopted, has not entered into force or if this Statute does not set term of authority of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, the corresponding term is determined by a court decision based on normative legal acts in accordance with a court decision that elections will be held. If in a particular court normative legal act term of authority of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials is not installed, it shall be determined by decision of the Court and shall be two years. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) t s t b I 4. Ensuring the elections 1. If at the date of the judgment of the Court in ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to representative body of local self-government had not adopted the Charter of municipal formation(education) or the provisions of the Charter of municipal formation(education), define the number of the deputies of the representative body of local self-government, not brought into conformity with the requirements of article 35 of the Federal law of October 6, 2003 N 131-FZ "on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation" the number of deputies to be elected in a representative body of local self-government shall correspond to the minimum number of Deputies corresponding representative organ of municipal education, established by article 35 of the specified federal law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 3. Elections of the representative body of local self-government may be undertaken by constituencies number of multi-member electoral mandates in which there can be no more than five. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ)
4. Financing of elections to local self-government bodies are financed from the local budget. If at the date of entry into force of this federal law financing of elections to local self-government bodies cannot be achieved at the expense of the local budget, financing is financed from the budget of the relevant constituent entity of the Russian Federation. Municipal Election Commission in consultation with the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation shall have the right to take credit for the financing of elections in the commercial bank, which is carried out in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation on the contract system in the area of procurement of goods, works and services for public and municipal needs. Payment of loan and interest thereon shall be covered by the budget of the Russian Federation during the calendar year following the year of elections. (As amended by the federal laws of 02.02.2006 N 19-FZ; 28.12.2013 N 396-FZ)

5. in the event the Court establishes as a normative legal acts, in accordance with which the elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local government, the transitional provisions referred to in paragraph 3 of article 3 of this federal law, the rules of those temporary provisions applicable until the end of the Authority elected in accordance with the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials as well as in the appointment of repetitive or early elections. (Para supplemented by federal law from 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) t s t b I 5. On the temporary situation on the holding of elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government in the Russian Federation, has not provided the implementation of constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies to approve the temporary regulations on the holding of elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government in the Russian Federation, has not provided the implementation of constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies (see annex).
Article 6. Prevention preventing the holding of elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government 1. The absence of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation Law on the procedure for State registration of charters of Municipal formations, taken in accordance with paragraph 2 of article 8 of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation, as well as motivated by a refusal of State registration of the Charter of municipal formation(education) cannot be the basis for the recognition of illegal elections of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, if elections are held in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation Federal law "on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation, this federal law, the laws of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education), taken by the representative body of local self-government or the population of the municipality in a local referendum.
2. the lack of municipal statutes, elected local authorities, municipal property or local budget in municipalities at the time of the trial in cases where municipalities were abolished, merged or converted in a manner contrary to the law, cannot be a ground for the refusal of the Court in deciding the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies in order established by this federal law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. from the day of reception of the Court of first instance of the Prosecutor, or the complaint of the citizen living in territory of municipal formation(education), or complaints of public associations or their regional and local offices, filed with the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies, and pending the entry into force of the Court decision into legal force is not permitted the abolition, merger or conversion of municipal formation(education), changing its territory or borders , to change the Charter, as well as the legal status of municipal education, local authorities and elected officials of the local government. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) normative legal acts and decisions, including those adopted at the referendum, contrary to the first paragraph of the present paragraph, shall have no effect and shall not apply. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law dated 22.06.98 g. N 85-FZ) t s t b I 7. Liability of officials of bodies of State power and local government officials who violate constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies, officials of State bodies, local self-government bodies, officials bear responsibility in accordance with federal law and the laws of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation for violating the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies.
T s t b I 8. 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, N November 26, 1996 138-FZ _ annex to the Federal law "on ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies" temporary regulations on the holding of elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government in the Russian Federation, has not provided the implementation of constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies Present temporary regulations (hereinafter the regulations) establishes the procedure of holding the elections of deputies of representative bodies local government and elected officials of local self-government in accordance with the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation and the Federal law "on ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies".
Chapter i. General provisions article 1. Principles of participation of citizens of the Russian Federation at elections of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and elected officials of local self-government elections of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials carried out citizens of the Russian Federation permanently resident in the territories of the municipalities concerned, on the basis of universal, equal and direct suffrage by secret ballot.
Article 2. The basic terms used in this regulation, the Candidate-candidate representative body of local self-government; candidate for the post of an elected local government official.
Selective merge-public association, as well as its regional and local offices, which, in accordance with the law shall have the right to nominate candidates. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ)
(Part three of lapsed federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 3. The electoral rights of the citizens the right to elect deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials belong to a citizen of the Russian Federation who resides permanently in the territory of the municipality and has attained 18 years of age on election day.
Citizens of the Russian Federation voted deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials for the candidate, candidates (list of candidates) or against all candidates (all rosters). (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ), a Deputy of a representative body of local self-government may be a citizen of the Russian Federation, having attained 18 years of age. An elected local government official may be a citizen of the Russian Federation, has attained the age of 21 years.
Do not have the right to elect and be elected deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, citizens of the Russian Federation recognized by court incapable or held in places of deprivation of liberty by a court sentence. Not have the right to be elected deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, citizens referred to in paragraph 3-article 2 of the Federal Act of 4 June 12, 2002 N 67-FZ "on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation".
Citizens of the Russian Federation, have nationality of a foreign State or a residence permit or other document confirming the right of residence of a citizen of the Russian Federation on the territory of a foreign State, may be elected as deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, if provided for by an international treaty of the Russian Federation.

Foreign nationals who are permanently resident in the territory of the municipality, on the basis of the international agreements of the Russian Federation and in the manner prescribed by law, have the right to elect deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, to be elected by the deputies of these bodies and elected officials of local self-government, as well as participate in other election activities on the same conditions as citizens of the Russian Federation.
(Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law dated 11/9/2009 N 250-FZ), Article 4. Constituencies of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government are elected from single-member constituencies, one or more of the multi-seat constituencies, established on the territory of the municipality on the basis of unified standards of representation. The number of mandates in multi-member districts cannot be more than five. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) election of elected officials of local self-government is carried out on a single constituency, whose boundaries coincide with the boundaries of the municipality.
Article 5. Dates of elections Elections shall be held on dates fixed in accordance with the Federal law "on ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies".
Article 6. Nomination of candidates the right to nominate candidates belongs to electoral associations and directly to the voters.
CHAPTER II. ELECTORAL DISTRICTS, POLLING PLACES, VOTER LISTS Article 7. Electoral districts electoral districts cover the entire territory of the municipality and shall meet the following requirements: equal electoral districts according to the number of voters with a tolerance of up to 10 per cent of the average number of voters in the district, and in inaccessible and remote districts of no more than 15 per cent;
constituency forms a single territory: not allowed education constituency from bordering territories.
The boundaries of the electoral districts and the number of voters in each district are set by the Electoral Commission of the municipality upon the nomination of the head of the municipality or body (official) local government authorized the Charter of municipal formation(education), the decision of the representative body of local self-government or a court decision, and confirmed by a representative body of the local Government not later than 60 days before election day. In the absence of eligible local self-government bodies specified actions are executive authority of the Russian Federation, in which the Court enforcing the Court's decision concerning the holding of elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) Lists of constituencies, as well as a message on education one mnogomandatnogo district in accordance with article 4 of the present regulations, together with an indication of their borders, including their graphical image shall be published by the Electoral Commission of the municipality not later than five days from the moment of formation of electoral districts. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) Article 8. Polling stations For voting and counting of votes cast for candidates, electoral districts are formed on the territory of the polling stations.
Polling stations formed no later than 45 days before the elections, the head of the municipality or body (official) local government authorized the Charter of municipal formation(education), the decision of the representative body of local self-government or a court decision, in consultation with the relevant election commissions at the rate of not more than three thousand voters at one polling station. In the absence of eligible local self-government bodies specified actions are executive authority of the Russian Federation, entrusted with the execution of the decision of the Court in order to ensure the holding of elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) polling Lists showing their boundaries, addresses and phone numbers of local electoral commissions, the addresses of the premises for voting are published by the district or territorial election commissions in the local press not later than 40 days before election day and posted at information stands within ten days after the decision on the formation of polling stations.
Article 9. Lists of voters in the poll included every citizen of the Russian Federation, having voting right, in accordance with paragraph 1 of article 3 of this regulation.
The poll is the local election Commission on the basis of information provided by the head of the municipality or body (official) local government authorized the Charter of municipal formation(education), the decision of the representative body of local self-government or by a court decision in accordance with the form established by the municipal electoral Commission. In the absence of eligible local self-government bodies specified actions are executive authority of the Russian Federation, entrusted with the execution of the decision of the Court in order to ensure the holding of elections. Clarification of voter lists must be completed no later than 20 days before election day. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) poll is compiled in alphabetical or other order (on human settlements, streets, houses, on the basis of voters ' addresses). Are listed by surname, name, patronymic, year and date of birth, residential address of the voter. Lists are signed by the Chairman and the Secretary of the local election Commission. Not less than 20 days before the election day precinct election commissions provide for citizens to unhindered access to voter lists.
Any citizen of the Russian Federation has the right to elect deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, on any day, including election day, may declare in precinct Electoral Commission about any inaccuracies in the voter list. For 12:00 am, and on election day-for two hours, the District Election Commission is obliged to verify the statement of a citizen and a resolve either issue to the applicant a certificate of a reasoned rejection of the application.
CHAPTER III. ELECTORAL COMMISSION Article 10. System of electoral commissions for the preparation and holding of elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials depending on the population of the municipality can be formed following the Electoral Commission: Elections Commission of the municipality;
district election commissions;
territorial election commissions;
precinct election commissions.
The municipal election Commission education education is compulsory.
Article 11. Principles of activities of election commissions in all matters related to preparation and holding of elections, electoral commissions, within their mandates, established by the present Regulation, independent of State bodies and bodies of local self-government.
Decisions of election commissions accepted within the limits of their authority, are obligatory for the executive bodies of State power, bodies of local self-government, public associations, enterprises, institutions, organizations and their officials, as well as lower electoral commissions.
The activities of election commissions is carried out on the basis of collegiality. Meeting of the Election Commission is qualified if attended by most members of the Commission with the right to vote.
Preparation and holding of elections of the election commissions are carried out in an open and transparent manner.
Decisions of election commissions on the election of a Chairman, a Vice-Chairman and Secretary-General of the Election Commission, the candidates ' registration, de-registration of candidates, on financial security preparation and conduct of the elections, on the establishment of the outcome of the vote, to declare the election invalid or void are taken at meetings of election commissions by the majority votes of the established number of members of the Commission with the right to vote. Decisions of election commissions on other issues shall be taken by a simple majority of votes from the number of members of the Election Commission with the power to vote.
All decisions of electoral commissions are open. Election commissions shall ensure all citizens having suffrage rights, can easily familiarize themselves with decisions taken by the commissions.

The Election Commission's decision is signed by the Chairman and the Secretary of the Election Commission. Members of the Electoral Commission, who disagree with the decision of the Electoral Commission, may, in writing, to express a dissenting opinion, which should be brought to the attention of the Chairman of the Electoral Commission of the higher Election Commission not later than within three days, and three days before election day and on election day-immediately.
The Election Commission's decision, which is contrary to federal laws or adopted by the Electoral Commission with excessive powers reversible higher Election Commission or the Court.
Meetings of the Electoral Commission convened and conducted on its behalf by the Chairman or Deputy Chairman of the Electoral Commission. Meetings have also been held at the request of not less than two members of the Election Commission with the power to vote.
At the meetings of election commissions in considering complaints (applications) may be representatives of interested parties.
The Chairman and the Secretary of the Election Commission of the municipality during the preparation and holding of elections of the Commission work on a permanent basis. Other members of the municipal election Commission with the power to vote can work permanently or temporarily by the decision of the Commission.
For decisions of the municipal election Commission Chairman and individual members of the district, territorial and precinct Electoral Commission with the power to vote the Commission can work permanently or temporarily with a separation from the substantive work.
The work of the members of election commissions is carried out within the limits of funds allocated for the holding of elections in accordance with paragraph 4 of article 4 of the Federal law "on ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies".
Administration of enterprises and institutions, irrespective of their form of ownership, to disclose the members of election commissions unpaid leave on time discharge the duties imposed on them by the decisions of the Electoral Commission in accordance with the labour code of the RSFSR.
Article 12. A member of the Electoral Commission, Member of the Election Commission with the right to vote must be present at all meetings of the Commission.
The composition of the election commissions may not be candidates, their proxies, spouses and close relatives of candidates, persons reporting directly to them.
The composition of the election commissions may include members of the electoral commissions with the right of deliberative vote, to candidates, voters, electoral associations and associations.
Members of the electoral commissions with the right of deliberative vote to candidates, voters, electoral associations and associations represent the corresponding Election Commission notification of arbitrary form signed by an authorized representative of public or electoral Association or candidate, confirming the direction Member of the Election Commission with the right of deliberative vote, and identity document of the public observer. Notice of direction of a member of the Election Commission with the right of deliberative vote, voters must be signed by at least five voters of the corresponding municipality.
Member of the Election Commission as with casting and with the right of deliberative vote: in advance is advised about the meetings of the corresponding Election Commission;
the right to speak at a meeting of the Election Commission, make proposals on matters within the competence of the corresponding Election Commission, and to require voting;
has the right to ask questions of other participants of the meeting in accordance with the agenda and receive answers on the merits;
the right to get acquainted with any documents and materials relevant and lower electoral commissions and receive certified copies of those documents.
When a decision by the Electoral Commission, the members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote in the vote are not involved.
Member of the Election Commission with the right to vote may be relieved of her duties as a member of the Electoral Commission before the expiry of the term of Office by a decision of the authority, the body that appointed him, in the following cases: a member of the Election Commission submitting written statements on abdicating its powers;
the loss of a member of the Electoral Commission, the nationality of the Russian Federation;
the entry into force of the court verdict against a member of the Electoral Commission;
Confessions of a member of the Election Commission by a court decision that has entered into legal force, incapable, of limited dispositive capacity, missing or dead.
Members of the Electoral Commission with power to vote, released during the preparation and conduct of elections, the job, the pay is made at the expense of funds allocated for the holding of elections. During their term, they may not be on the initiative of the Administration (employer) dismissed or transferred without their consent.
Members of the Election Commission with the power to vote during the elections cannot be held without the consent of the Prosecutor to criminal responsibility or subjected to administrative discipline, imposed by the courts.
Article 13. The Electoral Commission of the municipality municipal election Commission composed of at least seven members of the Commission formed by representative body of local self-government, and in the absence of the head of the municipality or body (official) local government authorized the Charter of municipal formation(education) or decision of a court, from among the persons nominated by the local self-government bodies, voluntary associations, meetings of voters, service, study or residence not later than 75 days prior to the election and approved by the specified body of local self-government. In the absence of eligible local self-government bodies specified actions are executive authority of the Russian Federation, entrusted with the execution of the decision of the Court in order to ensure the holding of elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) Chairman, Vice-Chairman and Secretary of the Election Commission of the Municipal Education Commission members shall be elected by secret ballot at the first meeting of the Commission.
Municipal Election Commission shall be a legal entity.
The Electoral Commission of municipal formation(education): registers candidates nominated by electoral groups and voters in the electoral district, whose boundaries coincide with the boundaries of the municipality;
registers the Trustees candidates nominated by electoral groups and voters in the electoral district, whose boundaries coincide with the boundaries of the municipality shall issue them identity established sample;
gives explanations on the procedure for the application of this provision and ensure its uniform application;
considering complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of the district, territorial and precinct electoral commissions and decide on complaints (statements);
in cases stipulated by the present regulations, instructions and other acts on the Organization of elections;
supervises the legality of the elections;
sets the form of ballots, voter lists and other election documents, the manner of their storage and samples of the seals of the electoral commissions;
distributes selected in accordance with paragraph 4 of article 4 of the Federal law "on ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies" means the financial support of elections and monitoring their proper use;
considering the logistical preparation and conduct of the vote;
sets the voting results by electoral district, whose boundaries coincide with the boundaries of the municipality, as well as in the whole municipality and publishes them in print, provides related documentation and the Organization of elections, in the archive of the municipality;
lists of deputies of a representative body of local self-government, defines candidate elected local government official;
organizes the repeated elections of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government;
exercise other powers in accordance with this regulation.
The term of Office of the municipal electoral Commission, established in accordance with this Regulation shall expire at the conclusion of the term of authority of deputies of representative body of local self-government and local government elected officials, elected in accordance with this Regulation.
The Election Commission of the municipality within the limits of its powers are binding on provincial, territorial and precinct election commissions.

Article 14. The district election commissions, the District Election Commission is formed in each single-mandate district for election of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government, if the number of voters in the County exceeds 10 thousand people.
Official elections of local self-government, as well as in the formation of one mnogomandatnogo district for holding the elections of deputies of the representative body of local self-government, in accordance with article 4 of the present situation of district election commissions are created.
If the district election commissions are not educated, their authority is implementing the Electoral Commission of the municipality.
District election commissions formed municipal electoral Commission from among those proposed by local government bodies, public associations, meetings of voters, service, study or residence not later than 50 days before election day, consisting of no less than seven members of the Commission and shall be approved by a representative body of local self-government, and in the absence of the head of the municipality or body (official) local government authorized municipal Charter or by a court decision. In the absence of eligible local self-government bodies specified actions are executive authority of the Russian Federation, entrusted with the execution of the decision of the Court in order to ensure the holding of elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ), the President, the Vice-President and the Registrar of the District Election Commission shall be elected by the members of the Commission elected by secret ballot at the first meeting of the Commission.
The District Election Commission: monitoring performance of the present situation on the territory of the constituency;
consider complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of the territorial and precinct electoral commissions and decide on complaints and applications;
Register for the relevant constituency candidates and their proxies, issue them identity established sample;
ensure compliance with equal conditions for all candidates electoral activities;
manage cash and material resources allocated to the Electoral Commission of the municipality for the preparation and conduct of elections in the electoral district;
establish the results of the election in the electoral district and pass them to the Electoral Commission of municipal formation(education), ensure transfer of documentation associated with the preparation and holding of the elections in the municipal archives;
claim text of ballots for constituency, ensure production of newsletters and their supply of precinct election commissions;
control of election commissions ensuring premises, transport, communications and consider other matters of electoral logistics;
arrange early voting, compile lists of early voting.
District electoral commissions will organize the printing and mailing of all voters brochure containing information about all registered candidates in this constituency. Information about each candidate is placed on the square less than one A4 sheet. The relevant information is provided to the district election commissions by the candidates. Payment for manufacture and distribution of brochures is made at the expense of funds allocated for the Organization of elections.
The District Election Commission shall exercise other powers in accordance with this regulation.
District election commissions are valid until the expiration of the term of Office of the Election Commission of the municipality.
Decisions of the District Election Commission, within its terms of reference are binding precinct election commissions.
Article 15. Territorial electoral commissions the territorial election commissions can be formed by election officials of local self-government units on one single-seat constituency, as well as in the formation of multi-member constituencies for the elections of the deputies of the representative body of local self-government, in accordance with article 4 of the present regulations, if the number of electors in the district exceeds 100 thousand people. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) If elections are held simultaneously, local government official and members of the representative body of local self-government in single-seat constituencies, the territorial election commissions are formed, and their authority to carry out district electoral commissions.
Territorial election commissions are formed by the municipal electoral Commission from among those proposed by local government bodies, public associations, meetings of voters, service, study or residence not later than 50 days before election day, consisting of no less than seven members of the Commission and shall be approved by a representative body of local self-government, and in the absence of the head of the municipality or body (official) local government authorized municipal Charter or by a court decision. In the absence of eligible local self-government bodies specified actions are executive authority of the Russian Federation, entrusted with the execution of the decision of the Court in order to ensure the holding of elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ), the President, the Vice-President and the Registrar of the territorial Election Commission shall be elected by secret ballot at its first meeting, from among the members of the territorial Election Commission.
Territorial Election Commission: oversees the preparation and holding of elections in the territory concerned, informs the public about addresses and phone numbers of precinct election commissions;
coordinates the activities of the precinct election commissions in the relevant territory, considering complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of the electoral commissions and decide on complaints (statements);
administers funds allocated for the preparation and conduct of elections, and distributes them between the precinct election commissions;
ensures compliance with equal conditions for all candidates electoral activities;
organizing the delivery of ballots and other documents by district election commissions;
provides logistical assistance to district election commissions in the voting at polling stations;
sets the outcome of the vote in elections in the territory, reports them to the media and passes on the results of voting in the District Electoral Commission of the municipality;
provides documents related to preparation and holding of elections, the Electoral Commission of the municipality;
exercise other powers in accordance with this regulation.
The term of Office of the territorial Election Commission expires 30 days after the official publication of the General results of the elections.
The decision of the territorial Election Commission within its terms of reference are binding precinct election commissions.
Article 16. Precinct election commissions of precinct election commissions are created at each polling station, as in accordance with the provisions of the present regulation.
Precinct election commissions are formed by the district or territorial Election Commission from among those proposed by the municipal level by the local self-government bodies, public associations, meetings of voters, service, education and residence not later than 45 days before election day, consisting of no less than seven members.
The Chairman, Vice-Chairman and Secretary of the local election Commission shall be elected by secret ballot at its first meeting, from among the members of the local election Commission.
The local election Commission: organizes preparation of supplementary voters list on the site;
holds familiarization voters with the electoral register, receives and considers applications about errors and inaccuracies in the voter list and decide issues of making appropriate changes;
notifies the public about election day and place of voting;
controls the placement of election campaign materials in the order and amounts provided for in this Regulation;
ensures the preparation of premises for voting, voting boxes and other electoral equipment;
organizes your polling place to vote on election day;
counts votes, determines the outcome of the vote on the site and provides related documentation and the Organization of elections, the Electoral Commission of the municipality;
considering complaints (applications) on the preparation of elections and voting and taking decisions on them;
exercise other powers in accordance with this regulation.

Powers of the local election Commission ends through 30 days after official publication of the General results of the elections.
Article 17. Appeals against decisions and actions (inaction) of electoral commissions decisions and actions (inactivity) of the municipal election Commission in the elections may be appealed to the Court in the manner prescribed by federal laws and laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
The decisions and actions (inactivity) of district, territorial and precinct election commissions may be appealed before the municipal election Commission or in court.
The Electoral Commission within the limits of their authority shall consider complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of the subordinate electoral commissions and take a decision thereon not later than within three days, and three days before election day and on election day-immediately.
Courts consider complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of the election commissions during the elections and take a decision thereon not later than within three days, and three days before election day and on election day-immediately.
CHAPTER IV. PUBLIC CONTROL OVER preparation and holding elections of the Article 18. The right to public control Candidates, proxies of candidates, voters, electoral associations and associations have the right to exercise public supervision over preparation and holding of elections.
Public control is ensured by: the right candidates, voters, electoral associations and public unions to send members of election commissions with a consultative vote and public observers in electoral commissions;
the right candidates, the Trustees candidates, voters, electoral associations, public associations, as well as their authorized representatives to election commissions of all levels with complaints (applications) for violations of the legislation on elections;
the right candidates, the Trustees candidates, voters, electoral associations, public associations, as well as their authorized representatives to obtain information from electoral commissions;
the right candidates, the Trustees candidates, voters, electoral associations, public associations, as well as their authorized representatives to appeal against the actions (inaction) of electoral commissions and their officials in the higher Election Commission or in court;
the duty of the election commissions at all levels to ensure the conditions for attendance at meetings of election commissions and the opportunity to become familiar with the decisions of electoral commissions received in these complaints (applications), as well as other documentation to foreign (International) observers, towards foreign and international NGOs and intergovernmental organizations, and other non-profit institutions.
Article 19. Public observers during the vote and the establishment of the results of voting at meetings of election commissions at all levels public observers, the right to be present to candidates, voters, electoral associations, public associations, as well as foreign (International) observers.
Public observers to carry out their activities in accordance with federal laws and laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the present provision regulations of municipalities.
Public observers, to candidates, voters, electoral associations and associations represent the corresponding Election Commission notification of arbitrary form signed by an authorized representative of public or electoral Association or candidate, confirming the direction of public observers to observe the work of the Electoral Commission, and identity document of the public observer. Notice of direction observer voters signed by at least five voters of the corresponding municipality.
Advance notice of election commissions about the alleged presence of public observers is not required.
Social observers have the right: to be on the election day at the polling stations (including at polling stations located in military units, hospitals, sanatoria, rest homes and closed administrative-territorial formations) in the premises of the polling station Election Commission from its inception until the signing of the Protocol by its members on the outcome of the vote; be present during the vote, where it is carried out outside the premises for voting; get acquainted with the outcome of the vote and receive in electoral commissions at all levels a certified copy of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote.
Public observers present at the meetings of the electoral commissions and polling stations, have no right to interfere in the work of the election commissions.
Chapter V procedure for the nomination and REGISTRATION of CANDIDATES Article 20. The timing of the nomination, the nomination of candidates begins 60 days before election day and ends 30 days before election day.
Article 21. The collection of signatures in support of candidates for registration of the candidate to deputies of the representative body of local self-government on the single-seat constituency must submit the collected voter signatures in support of the candidate of the relevant constituency, constituents in the amount of not less than 1 per cent of the number of voters of the County.
For the purposes of the registration of the candidate to deputies of the representative body of local self-government in multi-mandate electoral district must submit the collected voter signatures in support of the candidate of the relevant constituency, constituents in the amount of not less than 1 per cent of the number of voters of the County, divided by the number of mandates.
For the purposes of the registration of the candidate to the position of an elected local government official, single izbiraûŝegosâ single-seat constituency, a candidate's signatures collected in support of voters that make up the sum of not less than 1 per cent of the voters of the municipality.
Sheets are made in the form prescribed in annexes 1 and 2 to the present Situation. Each subscription sheet shall indicate the surname, name, patronymic of the candidate, year of birth, occupation, who nominated (voters or electoral Union).
A voter putting a signature on a sheet of newspaper, specifies the surname, name, patronymic, year of birth (at the age of 18 years, an additional day and month), place of residence, passport series and number or alternate document and date of any signature.
Insert date of signature and the signature must be performed personally by the voter.
Article 22. Registration of candidates For registration of the candidate not later than 30 days before election day to the corresponding Election Commission signature sheets submitted in support of the candidate, the candidate's consent to run for the statement on the constituency, data about the candidate, including his full name, date of birth, place of work, position held by (occupation), place of residence, and for candidates nominated by electoral associations, also a decision of the authorized body of electoral associations on their nomination , including a list of nominated candidates. (As amended by the federal laws of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ; on 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) in subscription sheets shall be submitted to the Electoral Commission and must be numbered form.
Election Commission validates the order of nomination of the candidate to the requirements of the present regulation and shall register within three days of a candidate, publishes data about him listed in the document, worksheet, in the media and issue him a certificate of registration, together with an indication of its date and time or refuses to register. Data on registered candidates after registration shall be communicated to all interested media.
Candidate can be registered in only one constituency for election of deputies of representative body of local self-government.
If in the period after the registration of candidates and prior to the day of elections in the single-mandate constituency, less than two candidates remain, and in the multi-member constituency will remain candidates less the number of mandates or equal to that number, the date of the election has been postponed by decision of the municipal election Commission for a term of four to eight weeks for additional nominations and follow-up action in accordance with the timetable specified in this regulation.
Article 23. Authentication of signatures signatures in support of candidates in electoral districts is checked by district election commissions or municipal election Commission. By the decision of the Electoral Commission of the municipality to authentication of signatures may be members of territorial election commissions.

Subject to verification of signatures gathered in support of all candidates in the electoral district.
The verification shall be not less than 2 per cent of requirements for the registration of the number of signatures in support of each candidate. Signatures are selected at random at a meeting of the corresponding Election Commission. Verification of all signatures on the signature sheets, selected for verification.
About the time of the authentication of the collected signatures, the Electoral Commission is obliged to inform candidates, for which this check is carried out, as well as raising their electoral associations. The Commission is not entitled to refuse candidates, electoral associations wishing to send its trusted (authorized) of persons for participation in the verification.
To authenticate the signatures of the members of the Commission shall be entitled to conduct a poll of voters whose signatures are specified in the scanned signature sheets.
The survey is conducted by not less than three members of the Board directly what a voter whose signature is checked.
Void: false signatures, namely signatures of voters who are not voters in this county, and signatures of voters who indicated in the subscription information on the worksheet that do not correspond to reality. Signature recognizes unreliable if there is a certificate of the Department of Interior;
signatures of voters without specifying all the required information;
falsified signatures, namely signature in respect of which it is established that the elector is not painted with in the relevant subscription page.
Signature recognizes counterfeit in the presence of a handwritten signature, a voter in the Protocol establishing the failure of voter recognition of signatures in document sheet. The specified protocol is satisfied by at least three members of the Election Commission.
Factual errors, corrections, blot cannot be the basis for recognition of signatures to be invalid during validation or when calculating the signatures in the absence of evidence of a signature or fal′sificirovannosti belonging to a citizen who is not a voter of the district.
In case of detection of invalid signatures in quantities greater than 10 per cent of the number of verified signatures produced additional testing even 2 percent of the signatures in the order listed above. In case of detection more than 10 per cent of the additional scrutiny of invalid signatures on the number validated candidate registration is not possible.
Candidate registration is not possible if the number of voters ' signatures, minus the number of signatures invalid ballots, not enough to register.
Article 24. The status of candidates, all candidates have equal rights and bear equal responsibilities. Candidates, public or community service, as well as working in the media, since the registration day and before the day of official publication of the general election results in mandatory temporarily exempt from duty. Continuation of duties candidate in State or municipal service, as well as working in the media during the elections, shall entail cancellation of the decision on its registration with the Electoral Commission, registering the candidate, on the initiative of the Electoral Commission, to protest the Prosecutor, court decision or on the application of the citizens electoral associations.
According to a statement from the candidate the Administration (employer) is obliged to grant him unpaid leave from the date of registration of the candidate before the day of official publication of the general elections results. During this period, the average monthly earnings calculated for the previous three months, the candidate registration date, but in an amount not exceeding ten times the minimum monthly wage is paid to the candidate reported his election Commission at the expense of funds allocated for the preparation and holding of the elections.
Candidates from the day of registration until the day of official publication of the general elections results inclusive have the right on the territory of the municipality of the free use of public transport, except taxi and Charter flights. Related costs shall be reimbursed at the expense of the municipal budget.
Registered candidate may not be a member of any Electoral Commission. Registered candidate may not be in territory of municipal formation(education) prosecuted, detained, arrested or subjected to measures of administrative punishment imposed by a Court of law without the consent of the Prosecutor of the Russian Federation. Preventive measures or other measures of criminal procedure on the territory of the municipality can be applied to the candidate only by court order.
Candidate representative body of local self-government can have up to five trustees, and a candidate for the position of an elected local government official-to 10 trusted persons registered with the same Electoral Commission, which had registered candidate. Trustee candidate cannot consist in any Electoral Commission. The Trustees receive from the corresponding Election Commission certificates and conduct a pre-election campaign. From the date of registration of the candidate before the day of official publication of the general elections results inclusive administration (employer) is obliged to provide trusted persons they claimed unpaid leave. Candidates nominated trustees may at any time withdraw them, notifying the corresponding Election Commission annuls issued by the authorized persons of the identity.
The candidate may not later than five working days before election day to withdraw his candidature.
Information on the disposition of candidates in two days is published by the Electoral Commission of the municipality and the corresponding District Election Commission and reported to the media.
CHAPTER VI. PRE-ELECTION AGITATION Article 25. General principles for the conduct of the pre-election campaign, the citizens and public associations have the right to campaign for or against any candidate.
State bodies, bodies of local self-government and their officials shall be prohibited to conduct a pre-election campaign.
Campaigning can be conducted: through the media;
by conducting public pre-election actions (meetings and meetings with voters, public pre-election debates and discussions, meetings, processions, demonstrations and other public events);
by release and (or) distribution of printed, audiovisual and other propaganda pre-election materials.
Applicants and their authorized representatives do not have the right to give voters money, give gifts and other material valuables, except remuneration for performing the organizational work of the election (on duty at polling stations, collection of signatures and the like), to carry out preferential sale of goods, free to distribute any goods, except printing, including illustrative materials, badges, specially produced for the election campaign. Applicants and their authorized representatives may not when conducting a pre-election campaign to influence voters promises to transfer its funds, securities and other assets. From the date of registration pending the outcome of the vote is not allowed holding candidates, electoral associations, charitable activities, as well as the Lotteries on the territory of the constituency.
From the day of registration until the end of the elections, candidates do not have the right to participate in State and municipal programs of television and radio broadcasting companies in a different order than defined by the present regulation.
The Electoral Commission, public authorities and local self-governments are obliged to assist candidates and electoral associations in organizing and conducting pre-election meetings, meetings of candidates and their proxies with voters. Statements for such meetings and meetings shall be reviewed by the relevant election commissions, bodies of State power and bodies of local self-government and are met within three days as prescribed by the Electoral Commission of the municipality.
Campaign rallies are organized and conducted in accordance with the established procedure.
Campaigning is prohibited on the premises of the election commissions.

State and local self-government bodies as well as the administration of enterprises, institutions and organizations in the State and municipal property, to demand electoral commissions gratis under their ownership or possession of the necessary premises for meetings of candidates and proxies with voters. The administration of enterprises and organizations in the public, municipal, publicly-traded, shared or private property, is obliged to provide for meetings of candidates and their proxies with voters who work in these enterprises, according to candidates, their proxies or electoral commissions. When the Electoral Commission obliged to ensure equal opportunities for all candidates campaigning and electoral associations.
Electoral commissions control the observance of the established procedure for the conduct of the pre-election campaign. The Electoral Commission, informed on campaign activities that violate the rights of candidates and citizens, take measures to curb these activities and has the right to apply to the relevant authorities, a statement on the Suppression of illegal campaign activities as well as in court cases and in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
Article 26. The timing of the election campaign in an election campaign is held from the date of registration of the candidate and closes one day before election day (with zero hours the day proceeding the day of elections).
On election day, any public election campaigning is prohibited. Printed campaign materials previously posted outside the premises for voting, can be stored on the same ground.
Article 27. The pre-election campaign through the media, the media, the founders (co-founders) which are public authorities or bodies of local self-government, public enterprises, institutions and organizations, municipal enterprises, institutions and organizations, as well as the media, fully or partially financed from the budget of the municipality are obliged to ensure equal opportunities of pre-election reports all candidates.
For two days before election day and on election day is prohibited publication of the results of public opinion polls, predictions of election results and other studies related to the upcoming elections.
Article 28. Use printed and other promotional materials Electoral associations and candidates is free to produce posters, leaflets and other campaign materials. All campaign materials should contain information about the organizations and persons responsible for their content and release. Distribute anonymous (not containing specified information) campaign materials is prohibited.
Printed campaign materials can be placed in any room, in any building, construction and another object, except for the buildings and premises of electoral commissions and polling stations, with the consent of the proprietor or owner of those objects.
It is prohibited to post up and posting propaganda printed materials on buildings, monuments and obelisks of historical, cultural or architectural value.
Election commissions upon receipt of information about the distribution of anonymous or false propaganda materials shall take measures to curb these activities.
Pre-election agitation programs and election materials must not contain incitement to violent overthrow of the foundations of the constitutional order and the violation of the integrity of the Russian Federation. Prohibits agitation and propaganda of social, racial, national or religious supremacy, the production and distribution of communications and materials that incite social, racial, national or religious enmity.
Not later than 30 days before election day, the head of the municipality or body (official) local government authorized the Charter of municipal formation(education), the decision of the representative body of local self-government or a court decision, to the territory of each polling station in the places convenient for visiting voters, select and arrange at least one special stand for hanging or hanging propaganda printed materials. Each registered under the relevant constituency candidate is given equal space for placing printed campaign materials. In the absence of eligible local self-government bodies specified actions are executive authority of the Russian Federation, entrusted with the execution of the decision of the Court in order to ensure the holding of elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) in the premises of the election commissions every registered candidate shall have the right to post information (containing no appeals to vote for or against candidates) material with information about his life, work and social activity, the pre-election program or platform. Each candidate has the right to submit for placement of information materials in the amount of not more than two A4 sheets. The Electoral Commission's refusal to place material could be attributed only to the failure of the candidate to the requirements of this article may be appealed to a higher Election Commission or in court.
Article 29. Use in television and radio campaigning Candidates on an equal basis are entitled to free air time on television channels and radio broadcasting companies, founders (co-founders) which are public authorities or bodies of local self-government, public enterprises, institutions and organizations, municipal enterprises, institutions and organizations, as well as television and radio company wholly or partially financed from the budget of the municipal education and engaged in television broadcasting and radio broadcasting on the territory of the constituency. Procedure of granting broadcasting time is set by the Electoral Commission of the municipality. The above electoral campaign activities should be conducted through live broadcasts of television programs and radio programs.
Optionally provide candidates airtime specified media is not allowed.
To ensure that the electoral campaign activities of the municipal electoral Commission of education agreements with television broadcasters and broadcasters engaged in television broadcasting and radio broadcasting on the territory of the municipality.
CHAPTER VII. FINANCING of ELECTIONS Article 30. The General principles of the funding of the Election Expenses of the electoral commissions on the preparations for and conduct of elections shall be conducted in accordance with paragraph 4 of article 4 of the Federal law "on ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies".
Article 31. The procedure for providing funds for election funds for the holding of elections in accordance with paragraph 4 of article 4 of the Federal law "on ensuring the constitutional rights of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies", placed at the disposal of the municipal election Commission no later than five days after the formation of the said Election Commission and distributed it among all election commissions. If funds had not deposited in the municipal election Commission, specified the Electoral Commission within three days is obliged to apply to the authorized bank or, in the absence of the latter or the refusal to grant credit to other banks, which are carried out in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation on the contract system in the area of procurement of goods, works and services for public and municipal needs, for a loan to finance the elections. Municipal Election Commission received loans, including accrued interest, shall be paid to them at the expense of the budget of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the federal laws of 02.02.2006 N 19-FZ; from 28.12.2013 N 396-FZ) electoral commissions represent the municipal electoral Commission report on the expenditure of the funds not later than 30 days from the day of official publication of the General results of the elections.
Municipal Election Commission is a representative body of local self-government, report about expenditure of funds allocated for the holding of elections no later than two months after the official publication of the General results of the elections. This report should be published by the Electoral Commission of the municipality in the media.
Article 32. Election funds of candidates

To finance the election campaign of candidates and electoral associations create their own election funds. Use of other funds to conduct a pre-election campaign, except for entering the election funds is not allowed. Election funds can be generated through: money allocated to a candidate or the electoral unite to canvass the Election Commission of the municipality or District Election Commission;
own funds the candidates or electoral associations;
funds allocated to the applicant designating electoral Association;
donations of natural and legal persons.
Donation of a single individual in the election fund of the candidate or electoral associations must not exceed the destination for the day of the elections the minimum wage more than twenty times. Donation separate legal entity must not exceed the on the day of the appointment of the elections, the minimum wage in more than two hundred times.
The total amount of funds accumulated in the election fund of the candidate, must not exceed the on the day of the appointment of the elections, the minimum wage in more than a thousand times.
The amount of money accumulated in the electoral fund electoral associations, divided by the number of candidates nominated by the electoral Union, must not exceed the on the day of the appointment of the elections, the minimum wage in more than a thousand times.
Not allowed donations from foreign States, organizations and citizens; Russian legal entities with foreign participation; international organizations and international public associations; religious associations; State bodies and bodies of local self-government; public enterprises, institutions and organizations; municipal enterprises, institutions and organizations; enterprises, institutions and organizations financed from the federal budget, the budgets of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, local budgets.
The right to dispose of the means of election funds belong exclusively to created these funds to candidates and electoral associations.
Candidates who run the election funds in accordance with the first paragraph of this article shall be obliged not later than a month from election day to report to the Electoral Commission of the municipality and the district election commissions, respectively, reports on the use of these funds. These records should be transferred to the Electoral Commission of the municipality and district election commissions in the media at the same time as the municipal electoral Commission report on education spending.
Article 33. The accounting treatment of revenues and spending money election funds all moneys received by the election fund of the candidate or electoral associations listed on the special account at a local branch of the savings bank of the Russian Federation, which opens the candidate or electoral Association after registration of the candidate.
The accounting treatment of cash inflows and outflows of the election fund of the municipal electoral Commission is installed.
financial report form is set by the Electoral Commission of the municipality.
Unspent funds after the election the election fund listed on the organizations ' accounts and current accounts of individuals been money in election fund, in proportion to the amounts of donations.
CHAPTER VIII. Voting and ELECTION RESULTS DEFINITION Article 34. The premise for voting the premise for voting are placed at the disposal of the precinct election commissions by the head of the municipality or body (official) local government authorized the Charter of municipal formation(education), the decision of the representative body of local self-government or by court decision. If you are unable to use the premises of the State or municipal property, premises are leased from other owners. In the absence of eligible local self-government bodies specified actions are executive authority of the Russian Federation, entrusted with the execution of the decision of the Court in order to ensure the holding of elections. Payment of rent and damages produced by election commissions at the expense of funds allocated for the holding of elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ) premises for voting shall be equipped with cabins for secret voting. Cabins for secret voting and ballot boxes are placed in such a way that voters pass the mailboxes was only possible through the cabins for secret voting, and path from the cabins to the selective mailbox was in the field of view of the Electoral Commission and observers.
Article 35. Ballot papers each voter gets to vote ballot installed municipal election Commission form.
The ballot contains in alphabetical order the names, names, patronymics of all registered candidates and constituency data of each candidate, including his full name, date of birth, place of work, position held by (occupation), place of residence, as well as information about who nominated candidate. To the right of the specified in the Gazette of information about each registered candidate, from the name of the electoral Association placed an empty square. At the end of the list of registered candidates, names of electoral associations placed line "against all candidates" ("against all candidates") with the right of the empty square. (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) Every ballot paper shall contain an explanation on how to complete the newsletter. Text clarifications shall be approved by the Electoral Commission of the municipality.
Ballot papers printed by order of the municipal election Commission or appropriate electoral district commissions. Precinct election commissions received from district electoral commissions ballot papers not later than three days before the election. The number of ballots passed to the local election Commission, cannot exceed the number of registered voters in the precinct for more than 1 percent. On the back of the ballots are received by the local election Commission seal or signature of two of its members.
In the case of disposals of individual candidates before election day, but after the printing of ballots election commissions on the orders of a superior election commissions in the strike ballot data on retired candidates, noting the square to vote with the word "out" and putting the next printing of the Electoral Commission or the signatures of two members of the local election Commission or produce new ballot papers.
Article 36. The procedure for conducting the vote shall be held on election day from eight to twenty-two hours local time. If in the precinct all registered voters voted, the local election Commission can terminate the previous twenty-two hours.
A voter who on election day will not dwell in their place of permanent residence, can vote early, but no earlier than fifteen days before election day. Early voting in the period from four to fifteen days before the date of the election shall be carried out at the premises of the district or of the territorial Election Commission, and from one to three days before the date of the election shall be carried out at the premises of the polling station Election Commission so that there has been no violation of the secrecy of the ballot. Completed ballots voter pushes the envelope, which is sealed and passes the duty of the Election Commission. Glue in place on the envelope, put the seal of the Election Commission or the signatures of two members of the Electoral Commission. Envelopes with the ballot papers of voters who voted in advance, stored in safes. District and territorial election commissions transmit lists of voters who voted with their ballots and envelopes to the appropriate precinct Commission simultaneously with the transfer of the ballots. The local election Commission notes in its list of voters so the voters.

At 8 a.m. on election day, the Chairman of each of the local election Commission announced the beginning of voting and presents the members of the Commission and present voters and observers empty ballot boxes, which followed sealed. The Chairman of the polling station Election Commission then retrieves the envelopes with ballot papers filled abandoned early voters voters, read the number of envelopes, which is recorded in the minutes of the local election Commission, omits them in ballot boxes, then invite voters receive ballots.
Upon receipt of the ballots a voter places the Election Commission member passport or substituting document and signs in the poll. A voter who does not have the opportunity to sign, shall have the right to obtain the assistance of another person outside the Election Commission. Last name of the person shown in the list of voters.
Filling out ballots is made in the voting booth or room for a secret ballot, in which the presence of anyone but the voter. A voter who does not have the opportunity to fill in ballot papers shall have the right to invite into the cabin or room for secret ballot any person, except members of the Electoral Commission or the observer.
Voting is done by making voter in a ballot of any character in the square (squares) (related) to the candidate (candidates) or slate, in favour of which selection is made, either to the position "against all candidates" ("against all candidates"). (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) Completed ballots voter puts the electoral box. The Chairman of the local election Commission supervises in the premises for voting. In the absence of the President, replaces the Vice-Chairperson of the Commission, and in the absence of Secretary or a member of the Commission, Commissioner.
In cases when voters cannot arrive at the polling station for health reasons or for other valid reasons, the Electoral Commission organises on their affidavit or oral request a vote on the location of these voters using special portable selective mailbox in the presence of observers, if they are on the site to vote. Portable boxes cannot be more than two at a polling station.
Members of the local election Commission, travelling to voting with portable selective mailbox receive a signature number of ballots, the number of written statements or oral requests. Oral request must be confirmed by the voter in writing thereto upon arrival of the members of the local election Commission. The names of the voters voting outside the premise for voting, shall be placed in a separate list.
Article 37. Order the counting of votes in polling station election commissions after the time of the voting, the Chairman of the local election Commission announced that voting time expired and complete voting can only voters residing in the premises for voting. Then get the ballot papers and vote can only persons already residing in the premises for voting, and premises for voting access is allowed only to candidates, their election agents, members of the corresponding election commissions, observers and media representatives.
Before you start counting members of precinct election commissions count the unused ballot papers reveal their number, which is recorded in the Protocol. The Chairman of the local Electoral Commission, repays unused ballot papers.
The Chairman and members of the local election Commission check nepovreždennost′ seals or seals on portable election boxes and boxes from the polling station.
In case of damage the seals, seals, polling boxes shall be drawn up and invited employees of the internal affairs authorities and the Prosecutor's Office for investigation. Ballots from such polling boxes are counted separately. In cases where employees of Internal Affairs tamper-evident selective mailbox or disturbed all the ballot papers found in the drawer void. Each ballot paper shall be signed by two members of the Electoral Commission with the mark "invalid newsletter, discovered damaged the electoral box". Information about the number of discovered ballots, Election Commission members, carried out an autopsy on a corrupted electoral mailbox present while observers are entered in a special protocol, to which is attached an Act drawn up by officers of the internal affairs.
The President and members of the local election Commission reveal portable election boxes. Checks the number of discovered ballots in them the number of written statements to the voters. If the number of the ballots of the established sample exceeds the number of written statements of voters, voting results on the written statements of voters using portable crates will be void. Each ballot paper shall be signed by two members of the Electoral Commission with the mark "invalid ballot bulletin using the portable election box. The specified entry is made on the face of each of these newsletters on the squares, located to the right of the data candidates (lists of candidates), position "against all candidates" ("against all candidates"). Information about the number of discovered ballots, Election Commission members, who vote using the portable election box present while observers are entered in a special protocol, to which are attached statements by electors and detected in a portable box of electoral ballots. (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ), hereinafter referred to as the Chairman and members of the local election Commission opened ballot boxes at the polling station. Members of the District Election Commission sort ballots retrieved from portable and stationary ballot boxes, the voices made for each of the candidates (each list of candidates), as well as voices filed against all candidates (all rosters), while separate bulletins unidentified forms and invalid ballot papers. (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) Invalid ballot papers are counted and summed up separately. Void ballot papers that contain no marks in the squares opposite the names of the candidates names electoral associations, positions "against all candidates" ("against all candidates" list), or that the mark indicated in the square opposite the position "against all candidates" ("against all candidates"), and at least in one of the squares opposite the names of the candidates names electoral associations. On the face of each of these newsletters, on squares, located to the right of the data candidates (lists of candidates), position "against all candidates" ("against all candidates"), it is write about the reason for the recognition of the bulletin invalid, as evidenced by the signatures of two members of the Election Commission with the power to vote and is certified by a seal of the Election Commission. In case of doubt in determining the will of the voter, this newsletter is deposited in a separate bundle. At the end of the sort the precinct Commission will decide on the validity of all questionable ballots through the vote. Newsletter, recognized as valid or invalid, joins the appropriate bundle of ballots. Invalid ballots by direct counting of votes packaged separately, sealed and with further calculation is not taken into account. After that counts the most ballot papers in the prescribed form within each bundle separately for each candidate (list of candidates) and positions "against all candidates" ("against all candidates"). When the ballots are counted by transferring them one by one from one part of the bundle to another so that people present when counting, could see the voter's mark in each bulletin. Simultaneous counting of ballots from different packs is not permitted. (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) of the local election Commission is the voting results Protocol. The Protocol shall include the following information:

the total number of voters registered in the precinct, and the number of voters entered in the additional poll;
the number of ballots received the precinct Commission;
the number of cancelled ballots;
number of ballot papers issued on election day;
the number of ballots cast by voters voted early;
the number of ballots issued to voters voting outside the premise for voting;
number of ballot papers found in election boxes;
number of invalid ballot papers;
number of valid ballots;
names and initials made the ballot candidates number of votes cast for each candidate, the number of votes cast against all candidates (all rosters). (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) Protocol on the results of the voting shall be drawn up in triplicate in the presence of all members of the local election Commission, observers, proxies of candidates and shall be signed by all members of the local election Commission. Member of the local election Commission, disagrees with the Protocol as a whole or individual provisions thereof, may attach to the Protocol its dissenting opinion as an appropriate entry is made in the Protocol. To the first instance of a protocol specific protocols are attached to the Electoral Commission, complaints (applications) for violations of this provision received the precinct Election Commission on election day, as well as taken by the Electoral Commission. All applications are listed and are an integral part of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote. Certified copies of specific protocols to the Electoral Commission, complaints (applications) and the decisions of the local election Commission attached to the second and third instances of the Protocol.
Not permitted filling the voting results Protocol pencil and amendment of any fixes.
The first copy of the local election Commission on the results of the vote after its signature shall be given promptly to the corresponding territorial, district or municipal election Commission. The fact of the transfer protocol on the outcome of the vote is fixed in the Act, drawn up in two copies, one of which stays in the local election Commission, and the other is transferred to the corresponding territorial, district or municipal election Commission. The Act of transmission protocol and signed by not less than two members each of the electoral commissions. Act is stored in the corresponding election commissions, together with the protocols on the outcome of the vote in the manner prescribed for storing election documentation. The second instance of the Protocol together with sealed ballots, with lists of members of the local election Commission with the right of deliberative vote, observers, the media present at the counting of the votes, shall be kept by the Secretary of the local election Commission prior to the expiration of the powers of the Commission.
The third instance of the Protocol is provided to familiarize the Trustees candidates, observers, members of the local election Commission with the right of deliberative vote, members of the media. On demand of the above-mentioned persons were provided with a certified copy of the Protocol of the local election Commission.
The electoral documentation of the local election Commission, including ballots, is passed to the corresponding higher election commissions not later than ten days after the official publication of the General results of the elections.
Repeated counting of votes of the electors of the polling station Election Commission not allowed.
If you identify errors, inconsistencies in the Protocol of the local election Commission competent Electoral Commission on the application of the Prosecutor, court decision or its own initiative, shall decide on the control counting of votes of the electors of the respective polling station.
Counting of the votes held control of the higher Election Commission in the presence of members of the local election Commission, candidates, their proxies, observers and representatives of mass media.
After control of the counting of votes shall be made in accordance with the above requirements of the Protocol, which shall be signed by the members of the Electoral Commission, the watchdog team counting, and members of the local election Commission.
In the event of a discrepancy between the results of the control counting of votes with the results counting conducted by the local election Commission, voting totals are established on the basis of the Protocol on monitoring the vote count.
Article 38. Debrief of the vote of the territorial (district) the Electoral Commission based on the protocols of precinct election commissions (counting control protocols) on the outcome of the vote by the summation of the data contained therein (district) territorial Election Commission not later than five days from the election day sets the voting results in the relevant territory (district). The summation of the data contained in the protocols of precinct election commissions, exercised directly members of the territorial (district) the Electoral Commission with the right to vote.
Territorial (district) the Electoral Commission is the voting results protocol that records data on the number of precinct election commissions of the respective territory (County) and number of protocols of precinct election commissions on the basis of which the Protocol shall be made on the outcome of the vote, as well as summary data protocols of precinct election commissions, established by article 40 of the regulations.
Territorial Protocol (district) the Electoral Commission shall be drawn up in triplicate and signed by all present members of the Election Commission. A summary table is attached to the Protocol, which includes transcripts of all precinct election commissions in their respective territories. A member of the territorial (district) the Electoral Commission does not agree with the Protocol as a whole or individual provisions thereof, may attach to the Protocol its dissenting opinion as an appropriate entry is made in the Protocol.
Protocol annexed to the first instance complaints (applications) for violation of this Provision, which entered into the territorial (County) Election Commission on election day, as well as adopted by the territorial (district) the Electoral Commission. Certified copies of complaints (applications) and the decisions of the territorial (district) election commissions shall be attached to the second and third instances of the Protocol.
The first copy of the territorial (district) the Electoral Commission after its signing and summary table are promptly sent to the Electoral Commission of the municipality.
The second instance of Protocol and a summary table, together with the protocols of precinct election commissions, with lists of members of the territorial (district) the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote, observers, representatives of the media, present in establishing the results of voting and the drafting of the Protocol are on file with the Secretary of the territorial (district) the Electoral Commission before the end of the work of the Commission.
The third copy of the Protocol and are available for consultation summary table Trustees candidates, observers, members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote, members of the media. On request of the above persons provided with certified copies of the Protocol of the territorial (district) the Electoral Commission and the PivotTable.
Article 39. Summation of the General results of the elections on the basis of the minutes of lower electoral commissions on the results of the vote, the District Election Commission, and in the election of local government official on a uniform single constituency or election of members of the representative body of local self-government on single multi-mandate constituency electoral Commission of the municipality not later than ten days from the date of elections establishes the general election results.
The District Election Commission, and in the election of local government official on a uniform single constituency or election of members of the representative body of local self-government on single multi-mandate constituency electoral Commission municipal education has voted one of the following decisions:

recognize the elections on one-mandatory district held and announced the elected Deputy of a representative body of local self-government, local government official candidate receiving the largest number of voters who took part in voting; in case of equality of votes elected candidate is recognized, registered before. According to the results of the second vote, recognizes elected the candidate who obtains the largest number of votes of voters compared to the number of votes received by the other candidate, provided that the number of votes received by the candidate receiving the higher number of votes exceeds the number of votes cast against all candidates; (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) recognizes the election of constituency and consistently held multi-mandate Announces elected deputies of a representative body of local self-government in the amount equal to the fixed number of deputies to be elected in the multi-member district, the candidates obtaining the greatest number of voters who took part in voting; in case of equality of votes elected candidates are recognized, registered earlier;
recognize the elections on one-mandatory district held and declares elected an elected local government official candidate receiving the largest number of voters who took part in voting; in case of equality of votes elected candidate is recognized, registered earlier;
recognize the elections null and void, if the violations they do not allow certainty with voters or if elections were declared invalid at polling stations, which had to vote more than 10 percent of the voters of the district;
recognize the elections invalid, if the number of voters voted against all candidates, turned out to be greater than the number of voters who voted for the candidate who received the largest number of votes in this district; (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) sets repeated elections on a day not later than three months if the election were annulled or invalidated.
The District Election Commission, and in the election of local government official on a uniform single constituency or election of members of the representative body of local self-government on single multi-mandate constituency electoral Commission municipal entity may recognize the election void on individual polling stations in case irregularities in elections, did not allow certainty with voters. Results of the voting on these sites are excluded from the overall result of the counting of votes at the elections.
The District Election Commission, and in the election of local government official on a uniform single constituency or election of members of the representative body of local self-government on single multi-mandate constituency electoral Commission of the municipality is the Protocol on the overall outcome of the elections, in which shall be entered the following data: number of territorial or divisional election commissions formed in the territory of the district;
the number of protocols on the outcome of the vote of the territorial or district electoral commissions on the basis of which the Protocol was drawn up;
the number of registered voters and the number of voters entered in the list of extras;
the number of ballots issued to all district election commissions on election day;
the number of ballots issued to voters, voting outside the premises for voting;
the number of cancelled ballots;
the number of ballots contained in stationary polling boxes;
the number of ballots contained in portable election boxes;
the total number of election valid ballots;
the total number of ballots cast invalid ballots;
surnames, names and patronymics of the candidates, and when they match other data about the candidates appear on the ballot papers;
the number of votes cast for each candidate;
(Fourteenth Paragraph repealed federal law from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ), the number of votes cast against all candidates. (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ), the Protocol of the District Election Commission, and in the election of local government official on a uniform single constituency or election of members of the representative body of local self-government on single multi-mandate constituency electoral Commission municipal education Protocol is drawn up in two copies and signed by all present members of the Election Commission. A summary table is attached to the Protocol, which includes transcripts of all election commissions in territory of municipal formation(education). Member of the Election Commission, disagrees with the Protocol as a whole or individual provisions thereof, may attach to the Protocol its dissenting opinion as an appropriate entry is made in the Protocol. The first and second instances of protocol attached complaint (application) for violation of this Provision, which entered into the Election Commission on election day, as well as taken by the Electoral Commission.
The second instance of Protocol and are available for consultation summary table Trustees candidates, observers, members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote, members of the media. On demand of the above-mentioned persons are certified copies of the Electoral Commission and the PivotTable.
Article 40. The registration of the elected deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, the District Election Commission, and in the election of local government official on a single single-seat constituency, the Electoral Commission of the municipality after the signing of the Protocol on the overall outcome of the elections shall notify the candidate, elected Deputy of a representative body of local self-government or an elected local government official. In accordance with the requirements of the present Situation elected candidate within three days in writing was required to report to the corresponding Election Commission resigns with responsibilities that are incompatible with the status of deputy representative body of local self-government or an elected local government official. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ), the corresponding Election Commission based on the voting results Protocol not later than eight days after the election, publishes the outcome of the election in the electoral district, as well as data on the number of votes received by each candidate and the number of votes cast against all candidates. (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ), the Electoral Commission of the municipality on the basis of the Protocol on the overall outcome of the elections not later than fourteen days after the elections, publishes the General results of the elections, as well as data on the number of votes received by each of the candidates (lists of candidates), and the number of votes cast against all candidates (all rosters). (As amended by the Federal law of 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) after the publication of general election results by the Election Commission of the municipality of the District Election Commission, and in the election of local government official on a single single-seat constituency, the Electoral Commission of the municipality conducts the registration of the elected deputies of representative body of local self-government or elected an elected local government official and issue the certificates of election, provided they fulfil the requirements of paragraph 1 of this article. (As amended by the Federal law of 22.06.98 N 85-FZ), chap. IX. RESPONSIBILITY for VIOLATION of THIS PROVISION, Article 41. Liability of persons impeding the free exercise of the rights of citizens to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies Persons preventing by violence, deception, threats or otherwise free exercise of voters the right to elect and to be elected Deputy of a representative body of local self-government, an elected official of a local government, to conduct a pre-election campaign, the perpetrators of the forgery of electoral documents, knowingly incorrect counting of votes in violation of the secrecy of the ballot bear the statutory administrative and criminal responsibility.
Article 42. The candidate's responsibility for violations of the legislation on elections in the event of violations of the law on the election of the candidate or the candidate of the authorized persons of the decision on registration of the candidate (before polling day) registration of the candidate or Deputy of a representative body of local self-government, an elected local government official can be appealed against in court within one month.

The Electoral Commission of the municipality is obliged to cancel the decision on registration of the candidate for Deputy of a representative body of local self-government, an elected local government official: recognition of the justiciability of illegal in accordance with paragraph 1 of this article the decision on registration of the candidate or his election;
failure to perform obligations of cessation of activities incompatible with the status of deputy representative body of local self-government, an elected local government official, within two weeks from the day of official publication of the General results of the elections.
Article 43. Consequences of cancellation of registration of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials in case of cancellation of the decision on registration of the Deputy representative body of local self-government, elected by the single-seat or multi-mandate electoral district, in accordance with the present regulation, the District Election Commission within seven days shall decide on the registration of mp candidate, next to the number of votes received. If the candidate received votes less than were filed against all the candidates, the Electoral Commission of the municipality sets repeated elections of the relevant constituency. (As amended by the federal laws of 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ; 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) in case of cancellation of the decision on election of the elected local government official on grounds provided for by this provision, the Electoral Commission of the municipality for a period of seven consecutive days shall decide on the registration of the elected local government official candidate, next to the number of votes received. If the candidate received votes less than were filed against all the candidates, the Electoral Commission of the municipality sets repeated elections of an elected local government official. (As amended by the federal laws of 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ; 04.06.2014 N 146-FZ) Chapter x. FINAL PROVISIONS Article 44. Term of authority of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government officials, elected in accordance with this provision, the term of authority of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government officials, elected in accordance with this Regulation, shall be two years from the day of the vote. The powers of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government officials ending in accordance with the procedure established in accordance with the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation ".
Elections of the deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials at the end of the term of authority of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government officials, elected in accordance with the provisions of the present regulation shall be held no later than the first Sunday after the expiry of the period specified in paragraph 1 of this article.
Article 45. The powers of the representative bodies of local self-government elected in accordance with this provision, the representative bodies of local self-government elected in accordance with this regulation, have the authority, in accordance with the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation ".
The representative body of local self-government is considered competent in electing not less than two thirds of the number of Deputies.
The first meeting of the representative body of local self-government opens the Chairman of the Electoral Commission of the municipality.
If the Charter of municipal formation(education) is not accepted or if it is not defined the order of commencement of the work of the representative body of local self-government, at the first meeting of the deputies of the elected presiding, was adopted provisional rules of procedure.
Meetings of the representative body of local self-government empowered with the participation of no less than two thirds of the number of Deputies.
The decisions of the representative body of local self-government shall be taken by a majority of votes of the established number of Deputies.
Temporary regulations valid until the adoption of the Charter of municipal formation(education).
Article 46. Early termination of powers of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials elected under this provision if at the date of early termination of powers of deputies of representative bodies of local self-government and local government elected officials, elected in accordance with the provisions of the present regulation in the municipality has not entered into force the Charter of municipal formation(education): in case of early termination of powers of the Deputy of the representative body of local self-government elected in single-mandate constituency, or elected official of the local government municipal electoral Commission within seven days shall designate in the corresponding electoral district special election, and if the early retirement of the Deputy elected by the single-seat constituency, comes less than a year before the date of the next elections in this constituency, early elections are not held;
If as a result of the retirement of the Deputy representative body of local self-government, it becomes impossible to implement the powers of the representative body of local self-government, the Electoral Commission of the municipality for a period of seven consecutive days shall designate early elections to the representative body of local self-government;
in case of early termination of powers of the Deputy of the representative body of local self-government elected in multi-mandate constituency, the Electoral Commission of the municipality for a period of seven consecutive days shall decide on the registration of mp candidate, next to the number of votes received. In such order may be recognized as the authority for no more than one sixth of the total number of deputies of representative body of local self-government. Otherwise, early elections are appointed in a representative body of local self-government.
Listed in the first part of this article cases: Municipal Election Commission shall designate early or early elections on a day not later than three months after the date of the occurrence of the circumstances giving rise to the necessity of holding elections;
the elections are conducted in the manner prescribed by these regulations.
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