On Amendments And Additions To The Federal Act "on The Status Of Deputy Of The Federation Council And The Status Of Deputy Of The State Duma Of The Federal Assembly Of The Russian Federation"

Original Language Title: О внесении изменений и дополнений в Федеральный закон "О статусе депутата Совета Федерации и статусе депутата Государственной Думы Федерального Собрания Российской Федерации"

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on amendments and additions to the Federal Act "on the status of Deputy of the Federation Council and the status of Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation" adopted by the State Duma on June 23, 1999 the year approved by the Federation Council of the year June 25, 1999 (as amended by the federal laws from 14.06.2004 N 53-FZ;
from 30.01.2007 N 8-FZ), Article 1. To amend the Federal law "on the status of Deputy of the Federation Council and the status of Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1994, N 2, p. 74; 1996, no. 12, p. 1039; N 34, art. 4029) changes and additions read as follows: "federal law on the status of Member of the Council of Federation and the status of Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation the present Federal law defines the rights, duties and responsibilities of a member of the Council of Federation and the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation (hereinafter referred to as the Member of the Federation Council, State Duma deputy respectively), their assistants, provides the basic legal and social guarantees in the exercise of their powers.
Chapter i. General provisions article 1. Member of the Federation Council, State Duma 1. A member of the Council of the Federation is the representative of the Russian Federation, authorized in accordance with the Federal law on the order of formation of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation to implement the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation (hereinafter referred to as the Council of the Federation) legislative and other powers provided by the Constitution of the Russian Federation and the present Federal law.
2. Deputy of the State Duma is elected in accordance with the Federal law on the election of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the representative of the people authorized to carry out in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation (hereinafter referred to as the State Duma) legislative and other powers provided by the Constitution of the Russian Federation and the present Federal law.
Article 2. Member of the Federation Council, State Duma deputy in public posts of the Russian Federation 1. The status of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma status are determined by the Constitution of the Russian Federation and the present Federal law.
2. the amount of social guarantees for members of the Federation Council, deputies of the State Duma shall be equal to the Federal Minister; The President of the Chamber, the Vice-Presidents of the Chamber-the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation, Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation, respectively.
3. the social guarantees of the activities of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma are: a) monthly remuneration and other payments provided for in this federal law;
b) paid annual leave;
at the time of enlistment) member (mp) of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in the federal public service;
g) health, spa service member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma and members of their families;
d) pensions, including pensions for their families in case of death of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma;
e) compulsory public insurance of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in case of injury or property;
f) compulsory State social insurance of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in case of illness or disability during the execution of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of State Duma of its powers;
w) housing-domestic provision of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, having no residential area in the city of Moscow;
and other social guarantees), provided for Federal Ministers.
4. the officers of the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, local authorities are obliged to ensure that a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the conditions for the exercise of their powers established by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law.
5. additional terms for the implementation of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, are group I disabled persons, their powers are defined by the Decree of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Article 3. The term of Office of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma

1. in accordance with the Federal law on the procedure for the formation of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the term of Office of a member of the Council of Federation is determined by the period of his term of Office as head of the legislative (representative) or executive body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, and the term representative bicameral legislature (representative) body of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation shall be determined by joint decision of both chambers. The order confirmation or termination of a member of the Council of Federation shall be determined by the rules of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
2. the term of Office of deputies of the State Duma begins from the day of his election as a Deputy in the State Duma and terminated from the date of commencement of the work of the new convocation of the State Duma, except as provided for in paragraphs 1 and 2 of article 4 hereof.
Article 4. Premature termination of the powers of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. The powers of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall terminate prematurely in the following cases: (a) loss of a member of the Council of the Federation), Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation nationality or acquire the nationality of a foreign State;
b) the entry into force of a conviction in respect of a person who is a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma;
in) the recognition of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma to be incompetent by a court decision, which entered into legal force;
g) confessions of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma missing or declaring them dead, on the basis of a court decision that has entered into force;
d) the death of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma;
e) recruitment of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma for military service with their consent.
2. the powers of the deputies of the State Duma shall be terminated in cases: a) a written statement of the Deputy of the State Duma on the resignation of its powers;
b) electing the State Duma deputy of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or local authority, an elected official of a State authority or local government authority;
in the State Duma) the income on State or municipal service, entering it in the composition of the management body of a company or other commercial organizations, classes them entrepreneurial or other gainful activity, except teaching, scientific and other creative activities;
g) dissolution of the State Duma, in the cases prescribed in §§ 111 and 117 of the Constitution of the Russian Federation.
3. the decision on the confirmation of or cessation of the term of Office of a member of the Council of Federation on grounds provided for by part one of article 3 of this federal law and paragraph 1 of this article, shall be issued by Decree of the Council of Federation.
4. the decision on the termination of the powers of the Deputy of the State Duma on the grounds provided for in paragraph 1 and paragraphs "a"-"in the" part two of this article shall be by resolution of the State Duma, which is determined by the date of expiry of the term of Office of the Deputy. The powers of the deputies of the State Duma in the case provided for in paragraph "d" of part two of this article, shall be terminated from the date of the dissolution of the State Duma.
Article 5. Certificates and badges of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Member of the Federation Council, State Duma have their basic identity documents certifying the identity and credentials of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, and breastplates. The specified identity and breastplates they enjoyed during their term of Office.
2. The identity of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma are documents giving the right of free access to organs of State power, bodies of local self-government, to attend the meetings of their collegiate bodies, as well as visit military organizations irrespective of their form of ownership, fully or partially financed from the federal budget, the subject of the Russian Federation, local budgets, or having benefits in payment of taxes and obligatory payments or with the founders of public authorities and/or local authorities.
3. the provisions on identity and signs of an member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, samples and descriptions were approved by the resolution of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Article 6. Conditions for the exercise of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of State Duma of its powers 1. Deputy of the State Duma exercises its powers on a permanent basis.
2. The State Duma may not:

and be a Deputy) legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or local authority, an elected official of a State authority or local government authority;
b) located at the State or municipal service;
in) to engage in entrepreneurial or other gainful activity, except teaching, scientific and other creative activities;
g) be a member of a management body of a company or other commercial organization.
3. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, which are on the day of the commencement of the respective powers of the military, persons of ordinary and commanding structure of bodies of Internal Affairs, prosecutors, tax police and customs organs, agencies and bodies of criminally-Executive system, halted for the duration of the said powers of military service or service in the bodies and institutions.
4. the period of suspension of military service or service in the bodies and institutions referred to in paragraph 3 of this article shall be counted as seniority of soldiers or employees of these bodies and institutions. During this period the payment of salaries (salaries) and other funds provided by federal law for military personnel and employees of these bodies and agencies, as well as assigning regular military or special rank and class ranks are not performed. During this period, a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall have the right to resign from military service or service in these bodies and institutions on grounds provided for by federal law.
5. The Executive authority of the Russian Federation in the territory of which the constituency of the Deputy of the State Duma, is obliged to provide for the realization of Deputy powers vehicles, a separate secured area, equipped with furnishings, means of communication, including Government and necessary office equipment, including personal computers, connected to the public network from the appropriate State authorities, printers, copiers-reproduction equipment, as well as provide other conditions for the exercise of its powers under this federal law.
6. A Deputy of the State Duma, elected in obshhefederal'nomu constituency, funds for the implementation of parliamentary powers listed in part 5 of this article, provided Executive authority of the Russian Federation, which defined the State Duma Deputy, indicated in accordance with paragraph 1 of article 8 hereof.
7. the head of the Executive authority of the Russian Federation, local government is responsible for creating the conditions stipulated by this federal law for the exercise of the powers of the Deputy of the State Duma and his assistants.
8. the total annual cost of one member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, needed to ensure listed in this article, the conditions for the exercise of their powers is established annually by Decree of the Council of Federation, the State Duma, respectively, within the limits approved by the Federal law on the federal budget for the maintenance of the Federation Council, State Duma, not later than one month from the date of entry into force of the Federal law on the federal budget for the next fiscal year.
Article 7. Forms of activity of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Forms of activity of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma are: a) participation in meetings of, respectively, the Council of the Federation, the State Duma, in the manner prescribed by the regulations of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; in joint sessions of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation;
b) participation in the work of the committees and commissions of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in the manner prescribed by the regulations of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; in the work of the conciliation commissions generated by the Federation Council and the State Duma;
in) participation in executing letters of the Federation Council, respectively, the State Duma and their bodies;
g) participated in parliamentary hearings;
d) amendment bills to the State Duma;
e) introduction parliamentary request (request of the Federation Council, State Duma), request a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma (parliamentary inquiry);
f) asking questions to the members of the Government of the Russian Federation at a meeting of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation;
w) appeal to the officials concerned to take immediate measures to suppress the pattern of civil rights violations.
2. Forms of activity of the State Duma are also: and) work with voters;
b) participation in the work of Deputy associations-factions and Deputy groups in the State Duma.

3. the activities of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma may also be in other forms stipulated by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law and the procedural orders of Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Article 8. Deputy of the State Duma's relationship with voters 1. State Duma deputy supports communication with voters. When the Deputy of the State Duma, elected by the single-seat constituency, liaises with the voters of his district, and Deputy of the State Duma, elected by constituency, obshhefederal'nomu liaises with voters in entity (entities) of the Russian Federation, certain (defined) of the corresponding faction in the State Duma established electoral Association, the list of which he was elected.
2. The State Duma considers the treatment of voters, leads the reception of citizens, makes proposals to the relevant State bodies, local self-government bodies and public associations.
3. a Deputy of the State Duma shall inform voters about their activities during meetings with them, as well as through the media.
4. A Deputy of the State Duma are monthly days to work with voters in the manner determined by Regulations of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Article 9. Ethics as a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, Federation Council Member, Deputy of the State Duma are obliged to abide by ethical standards. Liability for breach of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the standards sets rules of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Article 10. Declaration on incomes and property of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, Federation Council Member, Deputy of the State Duma are declarations on income and property belonging to them on the right property, in the manner prescribed by the Federal law on public service. Information on violations related to the deliberate hiding income and identified by the tax authorities of the Russian Federation, shall be published in the official publication of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
CHAPTER II. GUARANTEES of the ACTIVITY of a member of the Council of Federation, DEPUTY of the STATE DUMA of Article 11. Right of legislative initiative, Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Member of the Federation Council, State Duma Deputy have the right of legislative initiative, which is in the form of an amendment to the State Duma of bills and amendments.
2. A group of not less than one fifth of the members of the Federation Council or the deputies of the State Duma may make proposals for amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation and the revision of the provisions of the Constitution of the Russian Federation.
3. Listed in parts one and two of this article shall be subject to mandatory consideration of legislative initiatives by the State Duma.
4. The procedure for exercising the right of legislative initiative as a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma is defined by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law and the procedural orders of Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Article 12. The participation of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in the meeting of the respective Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, as well as in the meeting of the Committee, the Commission of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the Conciliation Commission 1. Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall enjoy the right to vote on all matters under consideration by the relevant Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, as well as to the Committee, the Commission of the Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Conciliation Commission of which they are members.
2. Member of the Federation Council, State Duma deputy implement at meetings of the relevant Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Committee, Commission of the Chamber, the Conciliation Commission granted them rights in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law and the procedural orders of Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.

3. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall adopt personal participation in the meeting of the relevant Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Committee, Commission, the Conciliation Commission of which they are members, in the manner prescribed by the regulations of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. If you are unable to attend at the meeting of the relevant Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Committee, Commission, the Conciliation Commission excused member of the Federation Council, State Duma deputy shall inform in advance, respectively Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Committee, Commission, co-Chair of the Conciliation Commission.
4. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be entitled to attend any meeting of each of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Article 13. Parliamentary question 1. The Federation Council, State Duma may send a parliamentary question to the President of the Government of the Russian Federation, members of the Government of the Russian Federation, the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Chairmen of the other electoral commissions, the chairpersons of the commissions of the referendum, the Chairman of the Accounting Chamber of Russian Federation, leaders of other federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government, as well as the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation Social Insurance Fund of the Russian Federation, the State Employment Fund of the Russian Federation, the Federal compulsory medical insurance fund of the Russian Federation on matters within the competence of these bodies and officials, in accordance with the requirements prescribed in article 18 hereof.
2. the parliamentary request is accepted by the majority of voices from the total number of members or deputies of respective Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in the manner prescribed by the regulations of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
3. An official who directed a parliamentary question, must give an answer to him (at a meeting of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation) or in writing not later than 15 days after receiving the parliamentary request or otherwise, set the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation period. The answer should be signed by the official who directed the parliamentary request, or by a person acting temporarily. A written response to a parliamentary question disclosed the Chairperson of the meeting of the relevant Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. Copies of the written reply sent to all members of the Chamber of the Federal Assembly, which was sent to a parliamentary question.
Article 14. Request a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma (parliamentary inquiry) 1. Member of the Federation Council, State Duma deputy (the requestor) may request the President of the Government of the Russian Federation, members of the Government of the Russian Federation, the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Chairmen of the other electoral commissions, the chairpersons of the commissions of the referendum, leaders of other federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government, as well as the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation Social Insurance Fund of the Russian Federation, the State Employment Fund of the Russian Federation, the Federal compulsory medical insurance fund of the Russian Federation on matters within the competence of these bodies and officials, in accordance with the requirements prescribed in article 18 hereof.
2. request a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be sent to them on its own and does not require the announcement at a meeting of the relevant Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
3. the official to whom the request should give an answer in writing not later than 30 days from the date of its receipt or other agreed with the initiator of the request date.
4. A requester has the right to directly take part in the examination of its query questions, including nonpublic meetings of relevant bodies, in compliance with the requirements provided for in article 18 hereof. On the day set out in the request for review questions a requester must be notified well in advance, but not later than three days before the meeting of the body concerned.

5. the answer to the request should be signed by the official who sent the request, or by a person acting temporarily.
Article 15. An invitation to members of the Government of the Russian Federation and other officials at a meeting of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation 1. The Federation Council, State Duma may invite the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation, members of the Government of the Russian Federation, the public prosecutor of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, leaders of other federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government, as well as the Chairman of the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the State Employment Fund of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the social insurance fund of the Russian Federation , Chairman of the Federal compulsory medical insurance fund of the Russian Federation at the meeting of the relevant Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
2. In the modus operandi of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation provides for time for the treatment of members, deputies of respective Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation questions to the officials listed in the first part of this article and the responses to them.
3. Invited the officer may attend the meeting of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in the prearranged time, then it may either arrive at other times in consultation with the Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, respectively, either to send his Deputy to a meeting of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Article 16. The right of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma to accept, as a matter of priority its officials on the activities of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall have the right to accept, as a matter of priority, heads and other officials of the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government organizations irrespective of their form of ownership, officers of the armed forces of the Russian Federation , other troops and military formations.
Article 17. The right of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma on the receipt and dissemination of information 1. Officials of the apparatus of the relevant Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation shall ensure, in accordance with the established regulations of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation member of the Federation Council, deputies of the State Duma of the documents adopted by the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, publications of the Chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, other instruments, information and reference materials, including formally distributed by the administration of the President of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Russian Federation, the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation , The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, the Supreme Arbitration Court of the Russian Federation, of the accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, other State bodies.
2. when a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma on matters related to their activities to State authorities, local self-government, public associations and organizations, officials of these bodies, associations and organizations without delay (and optionally additional materials not later than 30 days after receiving the treatment) to give a response to this request and provide the requested documents or information. With this information, State secrets, are available in the manner prescribed by the Federal law on State secrets.
3. If you want to conduct further investigation or discovery of any additional materials, the officials referred to in paragraph 2 of this article, must inform about submitting to him a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma.
4. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall have the right to speak on its activities in the State media in the manner stipulated by the Federal law on the procedure for communicating the activities of the public authorities in the State media.
Article 18. Inadmissibility of interference of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in the activities of bodies conducting initial inquiries, investigators and the courts intervention of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in investigative, criminal procedural activity of bodies conducting initial inquiries, investigators and judicial activity is not allowed.

Article 19. Integrity of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Member of the Federation Council, State Duma have immunity during the whole term of his powers.
2. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma without the consent of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation may not be: and) criminally or administratively liable, imposed by the courts;
b) detained, arrested, searched (except in cases of flagrante delicto) or questioned;
in) subjected to personal searches, except when stipulated by the Federal law to ensure the safety of other people.
3. immunity of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma applies to their current residential and office accommodation, personal and business vehicles, communications, documents and baggage belonging to them, to their correspondence.
4. In the case of criminal proceedings or commencement of administrative offence, providing for administrative liability imposed by the courts against the acts of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, the body conducting the preliminary inquiry or the investigator within three days inform the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation. If the criminal case is instituted or administrative offence, providing for administrative liability imposed in litigation initiated against the acts of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, related to the exercise of their authority, the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation within a week after receiving the message body conducting an initial inquiry or the investigator must make in the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the idea of depriving a member of the Council of Federation , Deputy of the State Duma.
5. After the end of the inquiry, the preliminary investigation or proceedings in the case of administrative violation, which provides for administrative liability imposed judicially, the case cannot be brought before the Court without the consent of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
6. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma may not be held criminally or administratively liable for expressing opinions or the expression of a vote in the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation and other actions related to the status of a member of the Council of Federation and status of Deputy of the State Duma, including at the end of their terms. If, in connection with such activities Member of the Federation Council, State Duma deputy allowed public insult, slander or other violations, responsibility for which is stipulated by the Federal law, the institution of criminal proceedings, the production of initial inquiry or pre-trial investigation or the start of production in the case of administrative violation, which provides for administrative liability imposed by judicial procedure shall be carried out only in case of deprivation of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma.
Article 20. The procedure of obtaining consent to deprive a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma immunity 1. The issue of depriving a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma integrity is solved by the Procurator General of the Russian Federation by the Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
2. The Council of the Federation, the State Duma consider the submission of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation in the manner prescribed by the regulations of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, take this view motivated decision and within three days inform about it the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation. The decision of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation from the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation may be required for additional materials. In addressing the issue at a meeting of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation shall have the right to participate is a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, in respect of which made the presentation.
3. the refusal of the respective Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation agree to deprive a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the sanctity of a circumstance precluding criminal proceedings or proceedings on administrative violation, which provides for administrative liability imposed justiciable and subject to termination in such cases. Decision on termination of the case can be canceled only if there is a newly discovered circumstances.

4. To initiate a criminal case or about the beginning of proceedings on administrative violation, which provides for administrative liability imposed judicially, on the cessation of the case or which entered into legal force court verdict against a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma body conducting an initial inquiry, the investigator or the Court in three-day term informs the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Article 21. The right of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma to reject the testimony of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall have the right to refuse to testify in a civil or criminal case circumstances, which they have become known in connection with the exercise of their powers.
Article 22. The compulsory State insurance of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, Federation Council Member, Deputy of the State Duma shall be subject to compulsory State insurance at the expense of the federal budget on the amount of the annual remuneration of the Deputy of the State Duma in the case: a) death (death), if the loss (death) occurred as a result of bodily injury or other harm to health;
b) causing injury or impaired health.
Article 23. Compensation for harm caused to life or health of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. In the case of a member of the Federation Council, State Duma Deputy, injury or impaired health, resulting in loss of ability to work, they are paid monthly compensation equal to the difference between the monthly cash remuneration of the Deputy of the State Duma on the day of payment of compensation and the designated pension, without taking account of the payments of the sums insured under the State insurance.
2. in case of death of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma financial support of family members of a deceased member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be effected in the manner prescribed by the Federal law on financial support from family members of the deceased member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma.
Article 24. (Art. 1 repealed in part in the new wording of article 24 of the Federal law "on the status of Member of the Council of Federation and the status of Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation" the Federal law from 14.06.2004 N 53-FZ), Article 25. Guarantee the labour rights of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. The term of Office of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be counted in the federal public service.
2. the term of Office of deputies of the State Duma is counted in the total and uninterrupted service or lifetime work experience. While seniority is saved subject to the employment or to the service within six months after the parliamentary authority.
3. A Deputy of the State Duma at the end of his parliamentary powers, previous work is available (post), and no other equivalent work (position) on the previous place of work or with his consent in another organization.
4. Members of the armed forces, persons of ordinary and commanding structure of bodies of Internal Affairs, prosecutors, tax police and customs organs, agencies and bodies of criminally-Executive system elected by the deputies of the State Duma, at the end of their deputy powers shall have the right to continue military service (service in internal affairs bodies, Prosecutor's Office, the tax police bodies, customs bodies, institutions and organs of criminally-Executive system) or prematurely quit military service (service in internal affairs bodies , the Prosecutor's Office, the tax police bodies, customs bodies, institutions and organs of criminally-Executive system). At the end of parliamentary powers, they are given a former position or with their consent, the other still or with their acquiescence to another duty station.
5. The spouse of the Deputy of the State Duma, terminated in connection with the relocation of the Deputy for the exercise of its powers in the State Duma, a break from work is counted in the total and uninterrupted length of service (service). For the period behind him persist: work experience (service); work experience (service), which gives the right to establish interest allowances (including the district coefficients) to wage setting interest allowances and a lump-sum remuneration based on seniority, the remuneration on the basis of the work of the Organization during the year, accounting for the move, as well as to retire on preferential terms and in preferential amounts if the person at the time of the move, was in a position to work on a speciality or worked (served) in the locality that involve the provision of appropriate incentives.
Article 26. The right of the Deputy of the State Duma in case of dissolution of the State Duma

1. In case of dissolution of the State Duma, in accordance with articles 111 and 117 of the Constitution of the Russian Federation State Duma has the right to a lump-sum cash benefit equal to three times the size of his monthly remuneration at the day of Deputy powers.
2. A Deputy of the State Duma and living together with him members of his family, in the day of the dissolution of the State Duma outside their permanent place of residence, provided free travel and free transportation of contingent-owned equipment (containers weighing up to 10 tons) to the permanent place of residence.
3. A Deputy of the State Duma, which has equal seniority, required for a full old-age pensions (including pension on preferential terms), the powers of which terminated in connection with the dissolution of the State Duma, with the consent of the State pension is assigned early, but not earlier than two years before the statutory retirement age of the Russian Federation. He is entitled to a monthly supplement to the State pension in accordance with article 29 of this federal law.
Article 27. Provision of material and financial conditions for the implementation of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of State Duma of its powers 1. Member of the Council of the Federation is established monthly monetary compensation costs associated with the implementation of the powers of the Member of the Federation. The specified compensation shall be established as follows: the President of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation-at the rate of 80 per cent of the remuneration of the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation;
Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation at a rate of 60 per cent of the remuneration of the Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation;
the Chairman of the Committee of the Federation Council (Commission) at a rate of 60 per cent of the remuneration of Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation;
the Vice-Chairman of the Committee (Commission) of the Council of the Federation-at the rate of 50 per cent of the remuneration of the Federal Minister, a member of the Presidium of the Government of the Russian Federation;
Member of the Committee of the Federation Council (Commission) at a rate of 50 per cent of the remuneration of the Federal Minister.
2. A member of the Council of Federation shall be reimbursed the costs of hotel accommodation and subsistence costs related to his residence outside place of residence in the course of performing their duties.
3. all the deputies of the State Duma regardless of State Duma positions, except for the Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, receive the same monthly payment.
4. A Deputy of the State Duma is set monthly remuneration in the amount of monthly remuneration of the Federal Minister.
5. Chairman of the State Duma is set monthly remuneration in the amount of monthly remuneration of the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation.
6. A member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be reimbursed for the additional monthly costs associated with the implementation of their powers, in an amount equal to five minimum size of remuneration.
7. The monthly remuneration of the Deputy of the State Duma shall be paid to him from the day of the election, but not before the date of termination of the previous place of work or suspension of its service, and the means to recover costs associated with performing their duties from the time of his election.
8. A Deputy of the State Duma and members of his family shall be reimbursed the costs associated with the move to the city of Moscow to implement the Deputy of its powers, as well as the costs associated with the relocation of the Deputy of the State Duma and members of his family to the residence of the Deputy after his term of Office. When moving to the city of Moscow Deputy of the State Duma and members of his family shall be paid one-time allowance in the amount of mp: 0.5, each Member of his family-by 0.25 monthly remuneration of the Deputy of the State Duma, set on the day of elections to the State Duma.
9. A Deputy of the State Duma not later than the day following the expiration of his term of Office, in the case of neizbranija the new convocation of the State Duma shall be paid one-time allowance in the amount of his monthly remuneration.
Article 28. Annual paid leave a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be granted annual paid leave for a period of 48 days from the payment of allowances for treatment at the rate of double the monthly remuneration of the Deputy of the State Duma. Annual paid leave granted on Federation Council member values them as head of the legislative (representative) or executive body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation.

2. in cases provided by legislation of the Russian Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be granted sick leave for a period exceeding the duration laid down in the first paragraph of this article.
Article 29. Medical, domestic pension and a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma provided medical, sanatorium and domestic security under conditions established by the Federal Minister. Medical, sanatorium and domestic provision of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, which caused personal injury or other impairment of health during the exercise of their powers saved them after termination of their powers under the conditions laid down in this article.
2. a citizen of the Russian Federation, not less than one year who was a Deputy in the State Duma (except citizen whose powers as a Deputy of the State Duma were terminated prematurely in the case referred to in paragraph (b) of the first paragraph of article 4 hereof) shall be entitled to a monthly supplement to the State pension, appointed in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation on State pensions in the Russian Federation "or ahead of schedule in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation" on employment in the Russian Federation.
3. The monthly supplement to state pension citizen specified in part 2 of this article shall be established in such amount to the amount of State pension and monthly supplements to it was: in the exercise of the powers of the Deputy of the State Duma from one year to three years, 55 percent, more than three years, 75 percent of the monthly remuneration of the Deputy of the State Duma.
4. Monthly additional payments to state pension is recalculated in compliance with the rules provided for in paragraph 3 of this article, when you increase the centralized monthly remuneration of the Deputy of the State Duma.
5. The monthly supplement to state pension does not install the citizen of the Russian Federation, a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, which, in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation designated retirement pension or monthly life content or additional lifetime monthly material provision or in accordance with the legislation of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation established a monthly supplement to the State pension.
6. The monthly supplement to state pension is established according a citizen entitled to this supplement, the decision of the head of the federal body of executive power for the social protection of the population.
7. payment of monthly additional payments to state pension citizen, who was a Deputy in the State Duma, is suspended while replacing them with the public office of the Russian Federation, the public office of the Russian Federation, local self-government body, public office or municipal public service posts of municipal service. Resumption of payment of monthly additional payments to state pension specified citizen are carried out in accordance with the procedure which establishes such a supplement.
8. a citizen of the Russian Federation, who was a member of the Federation Council, is entitled to receive a monthly supplement to the State pension, appointed in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation on State pensions in the Russian Federation "or ahead of schedule in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation" on employment in the Russian Federation ", in the manner prescribed by the second to seventh instalments of this article, so that the amount of State pension and monthly supplements thereto was : in the exercise of the powers of the Federation Council member from one year to three years, 55 percent, more than three years, 75 percent of the monthly remuneration of the Deputy of the State Duma, or at the option of receiving a pension under the conditions laid down in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, which he represented in the Federation Council.
Article 30. Provision of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma Office Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma for the exercise of their powers in building the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation is a separate office equipped with furniture, equipment (including personal computer connected to a common network to all available legal bases and state information systems, copiers copying equipment, apparatus for facsimile) communications.
Article 31. Use a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the means of communication

1. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in connection with the exercise of their authority have the right to free use of governmental and other communications in the possession of the bodies of State power and bodies of local self-government, organizations (including hotels) on the territory of the Russian Federation.
2. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall enjoy the right to the extraordinary obtaining communication services.
3. All kinds of postal and telegraphic communications member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in connection with the exercise of their powers are sent (transmitted), processed and delivered in the Government.
4. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in connection with the exercise of their authority have the right to make free use of the telephone.
5. the expenses of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma on the use of communication media organizations provided for in this article shall be reimbursed to the organizations from the federal budget in the manner provided for in article 35 of this federal law.
Article 32. The right of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma on a transport service 1. Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation shall have the right to free use of air, rail, road, waterway and all kinds of urban and suburban passenger transport except taxis, as well as the right to the extraordinary purchase of travel documents.
2. Upon presentation of the identity of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the Civil Aviation Agency, ticket offices or airports (both daily and pre-sales) railway stations and stations, marine stations (ports), River stations and wharves are obliged to give priority to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of a free ticket for one seat in a plane or helicopter, bedroom or sleeping carriage of a train in the first or second class cabin vessels of all categories.
3. Passage of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in Intercity buses, as well as suburban messages if ticket sales are made with the number of places is on the free ticket obtained out of turn in the cashdesks of bus stations, bus stations, forwarding agencies or directly when boarding the bus.
4. Free use of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma on all kinds of urban and suburban passenger transport except taxi is on presentation of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma.
5. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall have the right to free use of rooms for officials and delegations of airports and air terminals, railway stations and stations, marine stations (ports) and river stations.
6. paragraphs 1-5 of this article, a member of the Federation Council, deputies of the State Duma, are group I disabled persons, also apply to the person, its accompanying.
7. A member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma for travel in connection with the exercise of their powers on the territory of the Russian Federation official vehicles is available on-call member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the executive bodies of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, and to travel through the city of Moscow and Moscow region-the respective Federal State authorities.
8. (art. 1 repealed in part in the new edition of the eighth article 32 of the Federal law "on the status of Member of the Council of Federation and the status of Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation" the Federal law from 30.01.2007 N 8-FL) Article 33. The right of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma on the extraordinary settlement in State and municipal administration, hotel hotels are obliged within one hour to provide a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of a separate room with a telephone. The right to the extraordinary settlement in the hotel extends to the person accompanying the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma.
Article 34. The right of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma on the provision of accommodation in the city of Moscow 1. Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in Moscow have no living space is available for the duration of their powers one of the following premises: a) dwelling (apartment with furniture and telephone) in Parliament (parliamentary) residential building that has a status of a hostel;
b) living room (apartment with furniture and telephone) in service housing fund in the manner and under the conditions laid down in the housing legislation;
in) a separate room in the category of "Supreme".
2. Accommodation in cases stipulated in points "a" and "b" in part one of this article shall be granted to a member of the Federation Council for his residence, Deputy of the State Duma for his residence and his or her family members.

3. Accommodation is available to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma on their applications not later than three months from the date of submitting applications.
4. A separate room in the hotel is available to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma from the date of commencement of work as a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma for the duration of the exercise of their powers. Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma are obliged to release a separate room in the hotel in the case of a dwelling.
5. Accommodation occupied by a Deputy in the State Duma to his Deputy, is reserved for the time of his absence in the course of performing their duties.
6. a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma are required to vacate their premises, provided in accordance with paragraph 1 of this article, not later than one month from the date of termination of the term of Office of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma. Neosvobozhdenie occupied dwelling entails the eviction in administrative proceedings.
Article 35. Reimbursement of material support of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Expenses of bodies of State power, bodies of local self-government, organizations related to material support of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be reimbursed from funds stipulated by the Federal law on the federal budget for the current year on the functioning of the Council of the Federation, the State Duma, in the manner prescribed by this article and part of the eighth article 6 hereof.
2. The costs provided in the content of the Federation Council, State Duma, reimbursed through monthly enumeration of Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation of funds in the amount of one twelfth part of the annual budget of the Federation Council, State Duma respectively on their accounts.
3. In the case of non-specified funds or an enum to a lesser extent than the second part of this article, their Main account with cancellation of management of Federal Exchequer of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation produced indisputably collection orders of the Federation Council, State Duma respectively.
4. expenses related to material ensuring a member of the Council of Federation in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, financed from the budget of the Russian Federation. Costs associated with the material provision of the State Duma in the electoral district (for members elected in single-mandate constituency), in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, certain relevant parliamentary faction (for deputies elected by the obshhefederal'nomu constituency), paid by the Executive authority of the Russian Federation with the subsequent reimbursement of these funds by the State Duma by listing them on account of the Executive authority of the Russian Federation.
Article 36. Diplomatic passport member of the Federation Council, State Duma Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma for the whole term of Office shall be issued diplomatic passport.
Article 37. Assistants of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Member of the Federation Council, State Duma deputy may have up to five assistants working under an employment agreement (contract), and up to thirty assistants, working on a voluntary basis, to work in the Federation Council, State Duma, as well as in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation (for members of the Council of the Federation), in the electoral district (for members elected in single-seat constituencies), entity (entities) of the Russian Federation to be determined (as defined) of the corresponding parliamentary faction (for deputies obshhefederal'nomu elected by constituency).
2. the number of aides to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, working under an employment agreement (contract), the Federation Council, State Duma respectively cannot be more than two.
3. Assistant to the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma can only be a citizen of the Russian Federation.
4. Assistants, a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, working under an employment agreement (contract) can run on a continuous basis, and on a part-time basis. The nature of the work is determined by a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, when concluding a labour agreement (contract) and is reflected in it. Assistants of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma can execute orders a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, related to political activities.

5. Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma issued a certificate stating the work place Assistant: Council of the Federation, the State Duma, a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the Federation Council Member assistants and Assistant Deputy of the State Duma, elected in obshhefederal'nomu constituency), a constituency (for assistants to the Deputy of the State Duma, elected in single-mandate constituency). In the Office Assistant, you can write about his work under an employment agreement (contract) or on a voluntary basis.
6. a member of the Council of Federation for Assistants working in the Federation Council, State Duma deputy assistants to work in the State Duma provided one equipped working place at premises offered by a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, the Federation Council building, respectively, or in the building of the State Duma according to article 30 of the present Federal law.
7. The Permanent workplace Assistant Member of the Council of Federation of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the Assistant Deputy of the State Duma in the electoral district, or in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation is suitably equipped room, provided by the relevant executive body of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation or the local self-government body in the building of the legislative (representative) or the Executive authority of the Russian Federation or, with the consent of a member of the Council of Federation , Deputy of the State Duma-the building of the local government.
8. information on the quantitative and personal compositions (including data on education and employment of professional activity) Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be published in the official journal of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
9. In the case of detention, arrest, criminal or administrative liability entails redress, Assistant to the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the bodies concerned must immediately inform the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma.
Article 38. Hiring and dismissal of Assistant to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Hiring an Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma is made on the basis of a labour agreement (contract) concluded in writing.
2. Employment contract (contract) is based on statements by the Assistant to the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma and Federation Council member view, Deputy of the State Duma, for the terms indicated in the view, but not to exceed the term of Office of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma.
3. Hiring an Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation issued the Decree of the head of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
4. Hiring an Assistant Member of the Council of Federation of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation issued on presentation of the Member of the Federation Council by order of the head of the relevant legislative (representative), the executive body of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation or the local authority.
5. Hiring the Assistant Deputy of the State Duma in the electoral district, or in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation shall be executed on the basis of the submission of the State Duma by the Decree of the head of the relevant executive authority of the Russian Federation.
6. Hiring an Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma can be issued from the date of actual commencement of the execution of his duties, unless the reference is in the presentation of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, but not before the date of implementation of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of State Duma of his powers.
7. Administration of the organization is obliged to dismiss an employee, iz'javivshego desire to go to work as an Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, in the order specified in the translation of his statement and a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma term.
8. Members of the armed forces and persons enlisted and officers of the internal affairs authorities, prosecutors, tax police and customs organs, agencies and bodies of criminally-Executive system to work as an Assistant under an employment agreement (contract) are deployed on the basis of representations by a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma to the appropriate executive body of State power. While military service, service in internal affairs bodies, Prosecutor's Office, the tax police bodies, customs bodies, institutions and organs of the penal correction system for the persons concerned shall be suspended.

9. the associate member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in the Federation Council, State Duma, working under an employment agreement (contract) on a continuous basis, is a federal public servant category "b". While legislation on federal public service extends to such helpers in full, unless otherwise stipulated by this federal law.
10. Dismissal of Assistant to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma before the expiry of the employment contract (contract): a) on the submission of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma;
b) in the case of early termination of the powers of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma irrespective of the term of the employment agreement (contract);
in) voluntarily Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma.
11. In the case of dismissal of an Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma on the grounds referred to in paragraph "b" part of the tenth of this article indicated the Assistant a one-time allowance in the amount of his or her three months ' remuneration.
12. Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, terminated in connection with expiry of the term of Office of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, previous work is available (post) If before hiring an Assistant, he worked in public bodies or in bodies of local self-government.
13. In the event of early termination of their powers, Assistant to the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall send back the certificate Assistant to the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, whose assistant he was to transfer to the State authority which issued the certificate.
Article 39. The rights and duties of the Assistant to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma 1. Assistant to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma: and) is an appointment to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma and conducts preliminary reception;
b) prepares analytical, information, reference and other materials necessary to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma for the exercise of their powers;
in) receives instructions from a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in public authorities, electoral commissions and referendum commissions, local authorities, organizations, public associations, including documents gets out of turn travel documents, as well as informational and reference materials required a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma for the exercise of their powers;
g) organizes meetings of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma with voters;
d) is secretarial science;
e) performs other assignments of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, provided for in the employment contract (contract).
2. the associate member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma has the right: (a)) use copying machines and computer equipment available to State authorities, local self-government bodies and organizations situated on the territory of the district or constituent entities of the Russian Federation;
b) receive letters addressed to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the postal and Telegraph administration;
in) to free travel on all kinds of urban passenger transport, with the exception of taxis, on the territory of the Russian Federation; on trains and buses, InterCity and commuter messages within the relevant constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the Assistant Deputy elected in single-mandate constituency, within the Russian Federation, in whose territory is situated the electoral district; Assistant Deputy elected by constituency, obshhefederal'nomu-within the subject of the Russian Federation, which defined him a Deputy in the State Duma. Assistant to a member of the Federation Council on the work of the Federation Council, State Duma Deputy Assistant to work in the State Duma have set this paragraph the right of free travel within the city of Moscow and Moscow region. Travel in trains and Intercity buses, as well as suburban messages if ticket sales are made with the number of places is on the free ticket obtained by presentation Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma in the ticket offices of railway stations, bus stations, bus stations, forwarding agencies or directly when boarding a train or bus;
g) use the rooms for officials and delegations of airports and air terminals, railway stations and stations, marine stations (ports) and river stations in case of departure on mission together with a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma;

d) on behalf of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma pass in the building of organs of State power, bodies of local self-government organizations.
Article 40. The conditions and procedure for the remuneration of the Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, working under an employment agreement (contract) 1. Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma is set total monthly payroll assistants at a rate of 1.65 monthly remuneration of the Deputy of the State Duma. Within a specified salary fund member of the Federation Council, State Duma deputy independently determine the salaries of his assistants, the order and the size of their bonus payments.
2. All payments, including compensation for unused vacation, produced within the Payroll Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma.
3. For assistants to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, working in areas where the workers of budgetary organizations established as the district coefficients of surcharges and interest allowances is set the same accruing surcharges by a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma official salary of the Assistant. In this case, the total monthly payroll Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be increased by the amount of these surcharges.
4. Trip Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma is issued on presentation of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma by the Decree of the head of the appropriate Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation (for assistants in the Federation Council, State Duma), or the head of the legislative (representative) or executive body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, or the head of the local government (assistants for the rest).
5. Travel Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma are paid subsistence allowances and expenses incurred on hiring residential premises and transport costs in the manner and amount established by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
6. Labor costs Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma and their contents shall be reimbursed from the federal budget in the manner provided for in article 35 of this federal law.
7. Assistant Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, working under an employment agreement (contract), at his written request and on the basis of representations by a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma shall be granted annual paid leave of up to 36 working days.
CHAPTER III. RESPONSIBILITY for FAILURE TO COMPLY with the PROVISIONS OF THIS FEDERAL ACT, article 41. Responsibility for the creation of obstacles to the implementation of the activities of the Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the failure of the officials and other employees of State authorities, electoral commissions and referendum, local self-government bodies, organizations, public associations of the provisions of this federal law, including the provision of false information or failure to comply with prescribed by this federal law and order the provision of information, violation of the provisions hereof governing the integrity of Member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, entail liability under administrative and criminal law.
Article 42. Responsibility for improper influence on members of the Federation Council, deputies of the State Duma, members of their families and other relatives of undue influence on members of the Federation Council, deputies of the State Duma, members of their families, and other relatives, expressed in the form of violence or threat of violence, extended to stop their activities as a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma or to change its nature, entails responsibility stipulated by the criminal law.
Article 43. Disrespect to a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, Federation Council Member disrespect, Deputy of the State Duma, by committing any action indicating a clear disregard of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation or to the rules established by this federal law, entail liability under administrative law.
CHAPTER IV. FINAL PROVISIONS Article 44. The entry into force of this federal law 1. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication, except for part five article 37 in relation to the registration of certificates assistants of the deputies of the State Duma, which comes into force from the date of commencement of the work of the State Duma of the third convocation.

2. Subject to the provisions of this federal law establishing guarantees for the social protection of a member of the Council of Federation, Deputy of the State Duma, also applies to the deputies of the Council of Federation of the first convocation that is exempt from execution or production duties for the duration of their implementation of parliamentary powers, the members of the Federation Council, carrying out or continuing to exercise its powers from January 1996 onwards, as well as the deputies of the State Duma of the first and second convocations except for the deputies of the State Duma of the first convocation were members of the Government of the Russian Federation.
Article 45. Bringing of normative legal acts in accordance with this federal law normative legal acts of the President of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Russian Federation, departmental normative acts, normative legal acts of the bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government are in compliance with this federal law within two months from the date of its entry into force.
Article 2. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication. When the period specified in article 45 of the Federal law "on the status of Member of the Council of Federation and the status of Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation", begins to run from the date of entry into force of this federal law.
Russian President Boris Yeltsin in Moscow, the Kremlin July 5, 1999 N 133-FZ