RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on ratification of the agreement on the legal status of State representatives and officials of the Interstate Economic Committee of the Economic Union adopted by the State Duma July 3, 1998 the year approved by the Federation Council July 17, 1998 year ratify the agreement on the legal status of State representatives and officials of the Interstate Economic Committee of the Economic Union, signed at Moscow on March 28, 1997 onwards, with the following statement: "the Russian Federation understands that official would not enjoy immunity in the territory of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph b of article 5 of the agreement, in the following cases: (a)) he sued for damages by a third party in connection with the incident, called in the Russian Federation a vehicle belonging to him or then;
b) he sued by a third party for death or personal injury caused by its action in the Russian Federation or negligence.
For the purposes of paragraphs a and b of this statement by the third party is not considered to be any State which is a party to the agreement.
Official does not enjoy immunity referred to in paragraphs a and b of article 5 of the agreement, if it is delayed by the competent authorities of the Russian Federation at the time of Commission of an act that qualifies as a criminal offence ".
Russian President Boris Yeltsin in Moscow, the Kremlin July 31, 1998 N 152-FZ