Amending The Penal Code Of The Russian Federation

Original Language Title: О внесении изменений в Уголовный кодекс Российской Федерации

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL ACT amending the Penal Code of the Russian Federation adopted by the State Duma June 16, 1999 the year approved by the Federation Council June 25, 1999 year Article 1. Amend the Penal Code of the Russian Federation (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1996, no. 25, text 2954) as follows: 1. Article 136: the name and the first paragraph of part one of the words "equality of citizens" were replaced by the words "equality of human and civil rights and freedoms";
in the second part of the second paragraph, the word "three" should be replaced by the word "five".
2. the second part of the second paragraph of article 280 shall be amended as follows: "shall be punished by deprivation of liberty for a term from three to five years, with deprivation of the right to occupy certain positions or engage in certain activities for up to three years."
Article 2. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
Russian President Boris Yeltsin in Moscow, the Kremlin July 9, 1999 N 156-FZ