On The Ratification Of The Convention On The Prohibition Of The Development, Production, Stockpiling And Use Of Chemical Weapons And On Their Destruction

Original Language Title: О ратификации Конвенции о запрещении разработки, производства, накопления и применения химического оружия и о его уничтожении

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION federal law on ratification of the Convention on the prohibition of the development, production, Stockpiling and use of chemical weapons and on their destruction, adopted by the State Duma October 31, 1997 year approved by the Federation Council November 5, 1997 year e t s t b I 1. Ratification of the Convention to ratify the Convention on the prohibition of the development, production, Stockpiling and use of chemical weapons and on their destruction, signed in Paris on January 13, 1993 year.
T s t b I 2. Enforcement of the Convention 1. The fulfilment of the obligations of the Russian Federation under the Convention, is provided by the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, within their mandates, in accordance with the provisions of this federal law, the Federal law "on the destruction of chemical weapons", other federal laws, as well as the special federal programme "destruction of chemical weapons stockpiles in the Russian Federation".
2. costs for chemical disarmament provided for in the federal budget on a separate line.
3. The President of the Russian Federation: a) determines the main directions of the policy of the Russian Federation in the field of chemical disarmament, measures necessary to ensure the safety of citizens and the environment Wednesday during the destruction of chemical weapons in accordance with the Convention, as well as measures for monitoring their implementation;
b) establishes on the basis of the provisions of the Convention, the time limits for the destruction of chemical weapons, given the economic situation in the Russian Federation and the need to use the most secure technologies for destruction of chemical weapons;
in) Russian Federation provides the ability to oppose the development, acquisition, manufacture and Stockpiling of chemical weapons by other States, the maintenance of an adequate level of protection against chemical weapons, a military deterrent of the use of such weapons, as well as relevant Security Intelligence;
g) carries out general management of the Russian Federation in the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons in the Russian Federation provides for participation in decision-making on issues related to the Convention, including revisions and amendments thereto, and makes the ratification of amendments to the Convention adopted an amendment Conference in accordance with article XV of the Convention;
d) establishes the procedure for the formation of a unified state management system of chemical disarmament.
4. the Government of the Russian Federation: a) procedures and the amount of work required for the implementation of the Convention, as well as implementing activities necessary to ensure the safety of the population and the environment Wednesday during the destruction of chemical weapons;
b) provides funding for chemical disarmament in necessary volumes through budgetary and extra-budgetary resources, including gratuitous assistance and possible external borrowing in the form of untied credits;
b) drafts of federal laws aimed at ensuring the safety and social protection of population, environmental protection Wednesday during the destruction of chemical weapons, as well as other issues related to the implementation of the provisions of the Convention by the Russian Federation;
g) provides a technical base for the destruction of chemical weapons stockpiles, including carrying out scientific-research and experimental-design works, in order to ensure priority use domestic technology in the process of implementation of the Convention, as well as taking measures to create a favourable environment to attract domestic and foreign investors to projects the conversion of chemical weapons production facilities;
d) provides for the development of social infrastructure in places of storage and destruction of chemical weapons, in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation shall agree with the subjects of the Russian Federation issues related to implementation of the Convention, including the terms of reference and scope of work for the storage, transport and destruction of chemical weapons, is developing a system of compensations to the regions where objects are placed on the destruction of chemical weapons;
e) carries out measures aimed at protecting the economic interests of the Russian Federation in the implementation of the Convention, including the conversion of relevant chemical-weapons production facilities, the reduction of costs associated with the participation of the Russian Federation in the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons and the conduct of inspections under the Convention in the territory of the Russian Federation;
f) coordinates international cooperation for the implementation of the Convention, taking into account the need to reduce the cost of chemical disarmament, development and use of advanced technology for the destruction of chemical weapons;

w) shall take the necessary measures to ensure full and faithful compliance with all the provisions of the Convention by other States parties, provides non-discriminatory treatment in respect of the Russian Federation, in particular as regards the implementation of control measures and conversion under the Convention;
and) develops and implements a system of measures to prevent and combat the possible terrorist attacks involving chemical weapons.
5. the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation: a) are involved in the development of federal laws and accept federal laws necessary to ensure the safe destruction of chemical weapons, security and social protection of population and environment in areas affected by Wednesday the implementation of the Convention, as well as federal laws on other matters related to the implementation of the provisions of the Convention by the Russian Federation;
b) considering annual information report of the Government of the Russian Federation on the implementation of the Convention and take appropriate decisions;
in) as part of the annual review of the draft federal law on the federal budget are involved in making decisions about funding levels of chemical disarmament, social protection and environmental protection measures Wednesday in the process of implementing the Convention;
g) if necessary, give instructions to the accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation on auditing the use of funds allocated for chemical disarmament;
d) review information, including from the regions on the implementation of the Convention, measures for the social protection of the population and the environmental protection agency Wednesday and take appropriate decisions.
6. State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation: a) involved within their powers in drafting federal laws and regulations governing security and social protection of population and environment Wednesday during the destruction of chemical weapons, as well as other matters related to the implementation of the commitments of the Russian Federation under the Convention;
b) develop and adopt, in accordance with federal laws, normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation on the issues of security and social protection of population and environment Wednesday when working on the destruction of chemical weapons in accordance with the Convention.
T s t b I 3. Information report on the implementation of the Convention on behalf of the President of the Russian Federation the Government of the Russian Federation annually sends in the Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation report on the implementation of the Convention, containing information on the following issues: (a)) volumes destroyed chemical weapons, the construction of chemical weapons destruction, elimination or conversion of chemical weapons production facilities, State of the chemical weapons in the Russian Federation, the environmental situation in the places of storage and destruction of chemical weapons in the Russian Federation health facilities and personnel population living in places of storage and destruction of chemical weapons;
b) funding for the implementation of the Convention, the social protection of the population and the environmental protection agency Wednesday in connection with the implementation of the Convention, attracting extrabudgetary sources of funding, the volume of international assistance and the level of funding for the implementation of the Convention in comparison with the requirements laid down in the federal target program "destruction of chemical weapons stockpiles in the Russian Federation";
in) activities of the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons, the Russian Federation's participation in the activities of the Organization;
g) implementation of the provisions of the Convention by the other parties, other States, which might affect the implementation of the Convention; the measures taken by the federal authorities to ensure the universality of the membership of the Convention;
d) the main problems facing the Russian Federation in connection with the implementation of the provisions of the Convention, the use of information obtained the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons, related to damage to the interests of the Russian Federation; decisions regarding changes to the terms of the implementation of the Convention to individual States;
(e)) protivohimicheskoj status of protection of the population and the armed forces of the Russian Federation, State troops for radiation, chemical and biological protection, production of protection against chemical weapons, as well as research and development in this field, financing measures related to a high degree of readiness of the armed forces and the civil defence forces to repel the attack or possible terrorist attacks using chemical weapons.
T s t b I 4. Protection of the interests of the Russian Federation in connection with the Convention

1. In the case of disputes regarding the use of the right of verification in respect of the Russian Federation, the bounce from the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons on the nominations of the Russian Federation regarding conversion of objects, or in the case of other measures detrimental to the Russian Federation, the Russian Federation, in order to protect their interests, the procedures in accordance with the universally recognized principles and norms of international law and international treaties of the Russian Federation.
2. In case of extraordinary events, including economic or technological hazards relating to the subject matter of the Convention, would jeopardize the best interests of the Russian Federation, are used by the procedures established by section V termination or suspension of treaties of the Russian Federation "the Federal law" on international treaties of the Russian Federation ".
T s t b I 5. 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 5, 1997 138-FZ