On The Entry Into Force Of The Criminal Code Of The Russian Federation

Original Language Title: О введении в действие Уголовного кодекса Российской Федерации

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL ACT on the entry into force of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation adopted by the State Duma May 24, 1996 year approved by the Federation Council of the year June 5, 1996 (as amended by the federal laws of 27.12.96 N 161-FZ;
from 10.01.2002 N 4-fl; from 08.12.2003. N 161-FZ;
from 13.07.2015 N 266-FZ), Article 1. Enforce the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation from January 1, 1997 year, except for provisions for which this federal law establishes deadlines for enactment.
Article 2. Void since January 1, 1997 year, the Criminal Code of the RSFSR, approved by Act of the RSFSR from October 27, 1960 year "on approval of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR, as well as all laws and other regulatory legal acts adopted in the period from October 27, 1960 years before January 1, 1997 year, in part for changes and additions to the Criminal Code of the RSFSR. (As amended by the Federal law of 27.12.96 N 161-FZ) Other laws and other normative-legal acts acting on the territory of the Russian Federation, subject to adjustment in accordance with the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.
Continue to align with the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation, the laws and other regulatory legal acts are applied in the part not contradicting to the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. List of property not subject to confiscation upon conviction (annex to the Criminal Code of the RSFSR), applies to the approval of the new list, provided for criminal-executive legislation of the Russian Federation in accordance with part 3 of article 52 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 27.12.96 N 161-FZ), Article 3. Release from punishment (primary and secondary) of persons convicted to January 1, 1997 onwards under the Criminal Code of the RSFSR 1960 years for acts which, under the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation 1996 onwards are not recognized.
Penalties individuals convicted under the old criminal law and not when they have served their punishment, be consistent with the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation in cases when the court appointed by him, the punishment is more severe than the upper limit of sanctions of the relevant article of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.
If the criminal law otherwise improves the situation of persons who have committed offences, including those serving or who have served their sentences, but with convictions, sentences and other judicial acts on the application of other measures under criminal law are subject to review by the Court, convicting, or the Court at the place of serving punishment of convicted persons.
Remission of sentence, commutation of sentence, otherwise the advancement of perpetrators in the cases provided for by paragraphs 1, 2 and 3 of this article shall be made in the manner prescribed by articles 361-1, 368 and 369 of the code of criminal procedure of the RSFSR.
Considered without criminal records of persons released from serving sentence in accordance with paragraphs 1 and 3 of this article, as well as persons who have served their sentences or released earlier on parole, if they have been convicted of offences under the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation does not recognize crimes.
January 1, 1997 year end are in the production vessels, organs and organs of initial inquiry or pre-trial investigation, criminal cases acts which, in accordance with the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation does not recognize crimes as well as criminal cases in which the Statute of limitations has expired for criminal responsibility established by paragraph "a" of the first paragraph of article 78 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.
(Article in the editorial 27.12.96, Federal Law No. 161-FZ), Article 4. The provisions of the present code on penalties in the form of compulsory labour, restrictions on freedom and detention imposed by federal law or federal laws after the entry into force of the Penal Enforcement Code of the Russian Federation as the creation of the necessary conditions for the execution of these forms of punishment but of punishment in the form of mandatory work-no later than the year 2004 on the punishment of restraint of liberty-no later than the year 2005 about the punishment of detention not later than 2006 year. (As amended by the federal laws of 27.12.96 N 161-FZ; from 10.01.2002 N 4-FZ), Article 5. Persons sentenced to the penalty of dismissal (paragraph 5 of article 21 of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR), assigning duties make amends for harm caused (paragraph 6 of article 21 of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR), public censure (article 21, paragraph 7, of the Penal Code of the RSFSR), are exempt from serving the sentence with the removal from their conviction by a court convicting. (As amended by the Federal law of 27.12.96 N 161-FZ)

Article 6. Persons convicted to punishment in the form of re-education through labour without imprisonment is not at the place of work of the convict (art. 27 of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR), the sentence shall be replaced by a fine in the amount subject to withholding in State Court, convicting, or the Court at the place of serving punishment of convicted persons. Paid at the time of the enactment of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation amounts are credited. Ordained in this case fine cannot exceed the maximum penalty provided for in the corresponding article of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 27.12.96 N 161-FZ) Article 7. Persons deemed especially dangerous recidivists, in accordance with article 24-1 of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR, are serving sentences of deprivation of liberty in correctional labour colonies special treatment.
Article 8. Draft federal law on amendments and additions to the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation may be submitted to the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation only if official testimonials of the Government of the Russian Federation and the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation.
Changes to the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation, the recognition of the invalid provisions of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation carried out separate federal laws and may not be included in the text of federal laws, alter (withhold cancelling recognizing unenforceable), other legislative acts of the Russian Federation or containing an independent subject of legal regulation, with the exception of texts of federal laws, amending the code of criminal procedure of the Russian Federation. (Part is supplemented by federal law from 13.07.2015 N 266-FZ) (Article supplemented by federal law from 08.12.2003. N 161-FZ), the President of the Russian Federation, b. Yeltsin, Kremlin, Moscow June 13, 1996 N 64-FZ