RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on amendments to article 355 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation adopted by the State Duma May 17, 2001 year approved by the Federation Council June 6, 2001 year Article 1. To amend Article 355 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1996, no. 25, text 2954), describing it as follows: "Article 355. Development, production, Stockpiling, acquisition or sale of weapons of mass destruction development, production, Stockpiling, acquisition or sale of chemical, biological, toxin, as well as other types of weapons of mass destruction prohibited by an international treaty of the Russian Federation, shall be punishable by deprivation of liberty for a term from five up to ten years. "
Article 2. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
The President of the Russian Federation v. Putin Kremlin, Moscow June 19, 2001 N 84-FZ