RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL ACT amending articles 184 and 185 of the Penal Code adopted by the State Duma of the Russian Federation December 17, 1997 year approved by the Federation Council December 24, 1997 year Article 1. To amend the code of criminal procedure of the Russian Federation (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1997, N 2, p. 198) as follows: 1. Part of the third and fourth article 184 shall be reworded as follows: "3. In case of refusal of the convicted person from applying for a pardon, the administration of the correctional institution is an act in the presence of the Prosecutor. The Act is satisfied by the Prosecutor and sent them to the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation and the Office of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation for checking the criminal case and form an opinion, which shall be submitted to the President of the Russian Federation. In this case, the sentence is suspended until a decision is taken by the President of the Russian Federation.
4. the basis for the execution of the death penalty are executory sentence, as well as the decision of the President of the Russian Federation to reject the application for a pardon of the convicted person or the decision of the President of the Russian Federation on the non-use of pardons to convicted conscientious objector to petitioning for clemency. ".
2. Part four of article 185 shall be reworded as follows: "4. convicts to death in respect of which the pardon is rejected or the decision not to apply the pardon, prior to deployment to appropriate agencies for the execution of the sentence contained in the conditions laid down in paragraph 5 of article 131 of this code.".
Article 2. 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 11 January 8, 1998-FZ