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In fact, federal law expired from relevant N 177-FZ dated December 30, 2008 the RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on amendments to the code of criminal procedure of the RSFSR adopted by the State Duma on February 14, 1997 year, Article 1. To amend the code of criminal procedure of the RSFSR (Gazette of the Supreme Soviet of the RSFSR, 1960, no. 40, p. 592; 1963, no. 36, text 661; 1977, no. 12, p. 257; 1983, no. 32, p. 1153; Gazette of the Congress of people's deputies of the Russian Federation and the Supreme Soviet of the Russian Federation, 1992, no. 27, art. 1560; N 30, art. 1794) the following additions: 1. Supplement article 375, paragraph 3 to read as follows: "the persons referred to in article 371 of the present Code, at the request of the Plenipotentiary on human rights in the Russian Federation seeks, within its competence, the criminal case to resolve the matter about bringing the protest at the verdict entered into legal force, determination or order of the Court or the judge's ruling.
2. The code shall be supplemented with article 375-1 as follows: "article 375-1. Acquaintance of the Plenipotentiary on human rights in the Russian Federation with the criminal case, the human rights Ombudsman in the Russian Federation shall have the right to acquaint themselves with the criminal case, in which judgement has entered into force, either with the case, which has been discontinued, as well as materials to dismiss the criminal case. "
Article 2. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
Russian President Boris Yeltsin in Moscow, the Kremlin March 17, 1997 N 51-FZ
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