RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on renaming the city of Novgorod-Novgorod region administrative centre in the city of Veliky Novgorod passed by the State Duma May 19, 1999 year, Article 1. To rename the city of Novgorod is the administrative center of Novgorod oblast in the city of Veliky Novgorod.
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 June 11, 1999 111-FZ