On Basic Guarantees Of Electoral Rights And The Right To Participate In The Referendum Of Citizens Of The Russian Federation

Original Language Title: Об основных гарантиях избирательных прав и права на участие в референдуме граждан Российской Федерации

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation adopted by the State Duma May 22, 2002 year approved by the Federation Council May 29, 2002 onwards (as amended by the federal laws of 07.09.2002 N 119-FZ;
from 24.12.2002 N 176-F3; from 23.06.2003 N 83-FZ;
from 07.04.2003 N 97-FZ; from 07.04.2003 N 102-ФЗ;
from 07.06.2004 N 46-FZ; from 12.08.2004 N 99-FL;
from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ; from 12 N 159-FZ;
from 28.06.2005 N 69-FZ; on 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ;
from 12.07.2006 N 106-FZ; from 12.07.2006 N 107-F3;
from 25.07.2006 N 128-FZ; from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ;
from Dec. 30 N 274-FZ; from 30.01.2007 N 6-FL;
dated 02.03.2007 N 24-FZ; from 20.04.2007 N 62-FZ;
from 26.04.2007 N 64-FZ; from 24.07.2007 N 211-FZ;
from 24.07.2007 N 214-FZ; from 22.07.2008 N 149-FZ;
from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ; on 25.11.2008. N 222-FZ;
on 25.12.2008 N 274-FZ; on 25.12.2008 N 281-F3;
from 30.12.2008 N 322-FZ; from 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ;
from 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ; from 12.05.2009 N 94-FZ;
from 03.06.2009 N 108-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 196-FZ;
from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ; from 11/09/2009 N 250-FZ;
from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ; from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ;
from 31.05.2010 N 112-FZ; from 04.06.2010 N 117-FZ;
from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ; from 27.07.2010 N 222-FZ;
from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ; from 28.12.2010. N 404-FZ;
from 08.03.2011 N 34-FL; from 20/03/2011 N 38-FZ;
from 06/14 N 143-FZ; from 27.11.2010 N 200-FL;
from 23/07/2011 N 259-FL; from 25/07/2011 N 262-FZ;
from 25/07/2011 N 263-FZ; from 20 N 287-FZ;
from 02 N 40-FZ; from 02 N 41-ФЗ) democratic, free and periodic elections to bodies of State power, bodies of local self-government, as well as the referendum are the Supreme immediate expression owned by people power. The State guarantees the free expression of the will of citizens of the Russian Federation on elections and referendum, protection of democratic principles and norms of the electoral rights and right to participate in the referendum.
Chapter i. General provisions article 1. Scope of this federal law 1. This federal law defines the basic guarantees of the citizens of the Russian Federation constitutional rights to participate in elections and referendums held on the territory of the Russian Federation in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, federal laws, constitutions (statutes), laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, statutes of municipalities.
2. this federal law has direct effect and applied throughout the Russian Federation.
3. Federal constitutional laws, other federal laws, the laws of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation may establish guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation, to complement the guarantees established by this federal law.
4. Matters relating to the appointment, preparation and holding of the referendum of the Russian Federation are governed by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, Federal Constitutional law "on referendum of the Russian Federation" and the present Federal law.
5. The basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation established by this federal law, as well as additional safeguards established by other law, may not be changed except by amending the relevant laws. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. Federal laws, the Constitution (statutes), the laws of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, other regulatory legal acts on elections and referendums, taken in the Russian Federation shall not contradict this federal law. If the Federal law, the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, other regulatory legal act on elections and (or) the referendum contravenes this federal law, the provisions of this federal law.
Article 2. Basic terms and concepts for the purposes of this federal law applicable terms and concepts: 1) campaign materials-print, audiovisual and other materials containing signs of electioneering, campaigning on the referendum and intended for mass distribution, public communication during the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign;
2) propaganda period-period during which are permitted to conduct a pre-election campaign, agitating on referendum;
3) the agitation on the referendum-the activities carried out during the referendum campaign and with the aim of inducing or encouraging voters to support the initiative of holding a referendum or to abandon this support vote either to abandon the vote in a referendum to endorse or reject the proposed referendum question;
4) propaganda electoral (election campaign)-the activities carried out during the election campaign, and with the aim of inducing or encouraging voters to vote for the candidate, candidates, list, lists, candidates or against him (them); (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 5) residence-address (the name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, area, city, town, street, house number and apartment), in which a citizen of the Russian Federation registered domiciliary in bodies of registration of citizens on place of residence and domicile within the Russian Federation;
6) newsletter-ballot referendum ballot paper;
7) issue (s) of the referendum question (questions), the draft law, other normative legal act, on which the referendum is held or proposed to be conducted;
8) elected official-the President of the Russian Federation, the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation), the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (head directly elected as well as citizens of the Russian Federation residing in territory of municipal formation(education), head of municipal formation; (As amended by the federal laws of 12 g N 159-FZ; from 02 N 40-FZ) 9) election is a form of direct expression of citizens in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, federal laws, constitutions (statutes), laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, statutes of municipalities in order to create a State authority, local authority or empowerment officer;
10) nomination-self-nomination of a candidate, electoral Association in identifying a candidate for elected Office, the elected Government or municipal office; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 11) guarantees of the electoral rights and right to participate in the referendum-stipulated in the Constitution of the Russian Federation, the law or other normative legal act of the conditions, rules and procedures in order to ensure the realization of the electoral rights and right to participate in the referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation;
12) GUS "election"-State automated system of the Russian Federation "election"; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), 12-1), the State system of registration of voters, voter-complex providing guarantee and realization of the electoral rights and right to participate in the referendum of citizens of the Russian Federation, measures for the collection, compilation and use of information about voters, parties to a referendum; (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 13) Member-a person who is elected by the voters of the corresponding constituency in the representative body of public authority or in the representative body of the municipality on the basis of universal, equal and direct suffrage by secret ballot; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 14) donation of a citizen-gratuitous introduction of a citizen of the Russian Federation's own funds in a special election by the candidate, the electoral Association, a special account of the referendum; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 15) donation of legal entity-listing free of charge legal entity funds from your current account to a special election by the candidate, the electoral Association, a special account of the referendum; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), 16), superseding document, passport, an identity card of the citizen issued by the authorized State body. On the territory of the Russian Federation for citizens of the Russian Federation such documents are:

military card, temporary certificate issued instead a military ticket or identity card (for those who undergo military service);
a temporary identity card of a citizen of the Russian Federation, issued for the period of registration of passports in the manner approved by the authorized federal body of executive power; (As amended by federal law from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ) identity document of a citizen of the Russian Federation, according to which the citizen of the Russian Federation carries out the entry into the Russian Federation in accordance with the Federal Act governing the procedure for leaving and entering the Russian Federation (for persons residing outside the territory of the Russian Federation);
(Fifth paragraph of subparagraph 16 abrogated by federal law N 322-FZ) certificate in the prescribed form issued by the citizens of the Russian Federation, located in the places of detention of suspects and accused persons, in a manner approved by the authorized federal body of executive power. (As amended by federal law from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ) for foreign nationals referred to in paragraph 10 of article 4 hereof, a document certifying the right of a foreign citizen or permanent residence in the Russian Federation in accordance with the Federal Act governing the legal status of foreign citizens in the Russian Federation.
Outside the territory of the Russian Federation documents, replacing a passport of a citizen of the Russian Federation, are the identity documents of the citizen of the Russian Federation, according to which citizens of the Russian Federation carry out entry into the Russian Federation, as well as other documents on which the citizens of the Russian Federation shall have the right to reside in the territory of a foreign State in accordance with an international agreement of the Russian Federation;
17) Act-federal constitutional law, federal law, the law of the Russian Federation;
18) voter-citizen of the Russian Federation, which has active suffrage;
19) electoral campaign activities on preparing and holding the elections, carried out during the period from the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision of an authorized official of the public authority, local authority concerning the appointment of the election until the day of submission to the Electoral Commission, which organizes the election, a report on the performance of the corresponding budget, allocated for the preparation and conduct of elections; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 20) election campaign of a candidate, electoral associations-an activity aimed at achieving a particular result in the election and the period from the date of nomination, the list of candidates before the date of submission of the final financial report of a candidate, electoral Association as well as by the authorized persons; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 21) Electoral Commission-a collective body formed in the manner and within the time limits established by law, organizing and ensuring the preparation and holding of elections;
22) Electoral Commission of superior (Superior Electoral Commission)-defined as such by law, the Electoral Commission, organizing and ensuring the preparation and conduct of the elections compared to other electoral commissions, organizing and ensuring the preparation and conduct of these elections;
23) Election Commission downline (downline Electoral Commission)-defined as such by law, the Electoral Commission, organizing and ensuring the preparation and conduct of the elections compared to other electoral commissions, organizing and ensuring the preparation and conduct of these elections;
24) Electoral Commission organizing the election (organizing elections, the Electoral Commission), "the Electoral Commission, which by law is charged with directing the activities of all electoral commissions for the preparation and observance of the relevant elections;
25) selective Association-political party, which under federal law the right to participate in elections, as well as the regional office or another structural unit of a political party, which under federal law the right to participate in elections at an appropriate level. For the elections of the deputies of representative bodies of municipalities in single-seat and (or) multi-seat constituencies, heads of municipal electoral Association is also other public association, whose Charter provides for the participation in the elections and which is created in the form of a public organization or a social movement and recorded in accordance with the law at the level of the elections or at a higher level or a corresponding structural unit of the specified public association. When the specified public association either made in its Charter, amendments and additions, providing for the participation in the election must be filed no later than one year prior to election day, and in the case of the appointment of the elections in a local government agency in connection with early termination of its powers-not later than six months before polling day. These terms do not apply to other changes and additions to the Charter of the public association; (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ) 26) active suffrage (active suffrage) is the right of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect to organs of State power and bodies of local self-government;
27) passive suffrage (passive suffrage) is the right of citizens of the Russian Federation be elected to bodies of State power and bodies of local self-government;
28) voting rights of citizens the constitutional right of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to bodies of State power and bodies of local self-government, as well as the right to participate in the nomination of candidates, lists of candidates, electioneering, in monitoring the elections, the work of electoral commissions, including the establishment of the outcome of the vote and the determination of election results in other electoral action in the manner prescribed by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law , other federal laws, constitutions (statutes), laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation;
29) (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 30) electoral district, a territory which formed (defined) in accordance with the law and which are directly elected by the citizens of the Russian Federation Deputy (deputies) elected official (elected officials);
31) a single electoral district (constituency)-constituency, which includes all the territory where elections are held;
32) electoral district mnogomandatnyj (mnogomandatnyj constituency)-constituency, in which several deputies are elected and in which each of them voters vote personally;
33) single mandate electoral district (single mandate constituency)-constituency, which elected one Member;
34) referendum campaign activities for the preparation and conduct of the referendum, carried out during the period from the date of registration of the initiative group for the referendum until the day of the referendum, the Commission organizing the referendum, report on the performance of the corresponding budget, allocated for the preparation and conduct of the referendum, either before the date of the refusal to hold a referendum;
35) candidate-a person made in the manner prescribed by this federal law, other legal procedure for elections by direct elections for the post or on the membership of the Authority (a Chamber organ) State authority or local government authority or by the corresponding Election Commission registered as a candidate;
36) candidate registered (registered candidate)-a person who is registered by the corresponding Election Commission as a candidate;
37) Commission-the Electoral Commission, the referendum;
38) Commission of a referendum-a collective body formed in the manner and within the time limits established by law, organizing and ensuring the preparation and conduct of the referendum;
39) Commission referendum superior (superior Board referendum)-defined as such by law, the Charter of municipal formation(education) of the Referendum Commission, organizing and providing training and conduct of the referendum, in relation to any other referendum commissions organizing and ensuring the preparation and holding of the same referendum;
40) referendum Commission downline (downline referendum Commission)-defined as such by law, the Charter of municipal formation(education) of the Referendum Commission, organizing and providing training and conduct of the referendum, in relation to any other referendum commissions organizing and ensuring the preparation and holding of the same referendum;

41) the Commission organizing the referendum, referendum (referendum Commission organizing the referendum), the Referendum Commission, which by law, the Charter of municipal formation(education) entrusted with leading the work of all commissions of the referendum for the preparation and observance of the corresponding referendum;
41-1) set for e-voting-GUS automation means complex "election", designed for the purpose of electronic voting, automated counting votes, voters, voting and establishment of the results of the Election Commission on the outcome of the vote; (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 42) observer-citizen of the Russian Federation authorized to observe voting, counting and other activities of the Commission during the vote, the establishment of its results, determine the results of elections, referendum, including the work of the Commission for verification of the correct establishment of the results of the vote and determine the results of elections, referendum;
43) foreign (International) Observer (foreign (International) observer) is the representative of a foreign or international organization empowered to carry out in the manner prescribed by law, supervise the preparation and conduct of elections and referendums in the Russian Federation;
44) (repealed-the Federal law dated 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) 45) (repealed-the Federal law dated 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) 46) organizations engaged in production of media, organizations engaged in television and/or radio broadcasts and editions of periodicals;
47) State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation-legislative (representative) organs of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and the high officials of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation (the heads of the highest executive bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) elected directly by the citizens of the Russian Federation in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law, other federal laws, constitutions (statutes), laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as other bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation stipulated by constitutions (charters) of subjects of the Russian Federation; (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 40-FZ) 48) Federal State authorities (Federal authorities)-President of the Russian Federation, the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation and other federal authorities under the Constitution of the Russian Federation and elected directly by the citizens of the Russian Federation in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, federal laws;
49)-local self-government bodies elected directly by the people of municipal formation and (or) formed by a representative body of the municipality in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law, other federal laws, the statutes of municipal bodies with their own powers in matters of local significance; (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) 50) absentee ballot-absentee ballot to vote in the elections, referendum;
51) the right to participate in the referendum is a constitutional right of citizens of the Russian Federation to vote on referendum, as well as to participate in other activities for the preparation and conduct of the referendum;
52) media representative-a person having editorial identity or other document proving his powers of the representative of the institution carrying out media release;
52-1), the register of electors, voter information resource GUS "Elections", which contains the combination of personal data about voters, parties to a referendum; (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 53) referendum is a form of direct expression of the will of citizens of the Russian Federation on the most important issues of the State and local levels, with a view to taking decisions, carried out via a vote of citizens of the Russian Federation, with the right to participate in the referendum;
54) local referendum (referendum)-a referendum conducted in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law, other federal laws, the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) among with the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation, whose place of residence is located within the boundaries of the municipality;
55) referendum of the Russian Federation-the referendum conducted in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, Federal Constitutional law "on referendum of the Russian Federation", this federal law among with the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation, whose place of residence is located on the territory of the Russian Federation, as well as citizens of the Russian Federation, residing or located outside the territory of the Russian Federation;
56) referendum of the Russian Federation-the referendum conducted in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law, other federal laws, the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation among with the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation, whose place of residence is located on the territory of the Russian Federation;
57) occupation-documented activities of the candidate, bringing him an income, as well as the status of disabled candidate: retired, unemployed, student (with the name of the educational institution), a housewife, temporarily idle;
58) information about convictions candidate-nesnâtyh information and outstanding convictions, together with an indication of the number (s) and names (names of) article (s) of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation, based on which candidate was convicted, as well as articles (articles) of the Penal Code adopted in accordance with the fundamentals of criminal legislation of the Union of SSR and the Union Republics, article (s) of the law of a foreign State if the applicant had been convicted in accordance with these legislative acts for acts recognized as an offence the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation;
59) list of candidates-a single list of candidates nominated by the electoral Association in elections to the legislative (representative) public authority, representative or any other elected body of local self-government, as well as the specified list, certified or registered organizing elections by the Election Commission; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 60) party referendum-a citizen of the Russian Federation has the right to participate in the referendum;
61) Federal law-federal constitutional law, federal law;
62) electronic voting poll without using a newsletter produced on paper, using complex automation CEO "election"; (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 63) e-newsletter-bulletin prepared by the program-technical means in an electronic form that is used when conducting electronic voting. (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 3. Principles for the conduct of the elections and referendum of the Russian Federation 1. A citizen of the Russian Federation participates in elections on the basis of universal, equal and direct suffrage by secret ballot.
2. a citizen of the Russian Federation participates in the referendum on the basis of universal, equal and direct expression of will by secret ballot.
3. a citizen of the Russian Federation's participation in election and referendum is free and voluntary. No one has the right to have an impact on the citizen of the Russian Federation in order to force him to participate or not to participate in elections and referendum or impede its free expression.
4. a citizen of the Russian Federation, residing outside its territory, has full voting rights in elections in the Federal State authorities, and also has the full right to participate in the referendum of the Russian Federation. Diplomatic missions, consular establishments of the Russian Federation shall be obliged to assist the citizen of the Russian Federation in the implementation of this federal law, other federal law, the electoral rights in elections to the federal bodies of State power and the right to participate in the referendum of the Russian Federation.

5. The work of the commissions in the preparation and conduct of elections, referendum, counting of votes, the outcome of the vote, determining the outcome of the elections, the referendum is carried out in an open and transparent manner.
6. foreign citizens, except in the case specified in paragraph 10 of article 4 hereof, persons without citizenship, foreign organization may not engage in activities that promote or prevent the nomination of candidates, lists of candidates, the election of registered candidates, initiative for the holding of the referendum and the referendum, and to achieve certain results at elections, referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. Elections and referendums organized and conducted by the Commission. Interference in the work of commissions by the legislative (representative) and executive bodies of State power, bodies of local self-government, organizations, officials and other citizens is not permitted.
Article 4. Universal suffrage and the right to participate in referendum 1. A Russian citizen who has reached the age of 18 years has the right to vote, to be elected Deputy of a representative body of the municipality, to vote in the referendum, and on reaching the age established by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, federal laws, constitutions (statutes), laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, to be elected Deputy of the legislative (representative) public authority, an elected official. A citizen of the Russian Federation, which reaches to the day of voting age 18 years have the right to participate in statutory and legal means other electoral actions and other actions for the preparation and conduct of the referendum. (As amended by the federal laws on 09.11.2009 N 250-FZ; from 02 N 40-FZ)
2. a citizen of the Russian Federation has the right to elect and be elected, to participate in the referendum, regardless of sex, race, nationality, language, origin, property and official status, place of residence, attitude to religion, convictions, membership of public associations or other circumstances.
3. Do not have the right to elect and be elected, to participate in the referendum citizens declared by a court to be incompetent or held in places of deprivation of liberty by a court sentence.
3-1. Does not have the right to be elected by the citizens of the Russian Federation, have nationality of a foreign State or a residence permit or other document confirming the right of residence of a citizen of the Russian Federation on the territory of a foreign State. These citizens have the right to be elected to local self-government bodies, if provided for by an international treaty of the Russian Federation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 25.07.2006 N 128-FZ) 3-2. Do not have the right to be elected by the citizens of the Russian Federation: a) convicts ever to deprivation of liberty for seious and (or) of especially serious crimes, except in cases where, in accordance with the new criminal law, such acts are not recognized serious or particularly serious crimes; (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 40-FZ) b) convicted of crimes of extremist nature, under the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation, and having on the day of voting in elections and removed from the outstanding convictions for such offences;
subject to an administrative sanction) for committing administrative offences provided for in articles 20.3 and 20.29 code of the Russian Federation on administrative offences, if voting in elections to be held before the end of the period within which a person shall be considered to be subjected to administrative penalties; (As amended by federal law from 24.07.2007 N 211-FZ) g) in respect of which a court decision which has entered into force is a violation of the restrictions imposed by paragraph 1 of article 56 of this federal law, or acts under subparagraph (g) of paragraph 7, subparagraph (g) of article 76, paragraph 8 hereof, if the violations or committed before polling day for election during the term prescribed by the law of a State or local government in that election, or appointed officer, whose elections have been appointed for the election. (Para supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)

4. Active suffrage, citizen, whose place of residence is located within the constituency. Stay of a citizen of the Russian Federation outside his residence in the district in which is situated the place of residence, the election cannot serve as grounds for the deprivation of his or her right to participate in elections to the State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government. Law suffrage may be granted to the citizen's place of residence, which is located outside the constituency.
5. passive suffrage Restrictions associated with the presence of the place of residence of a citizen of the Russian Federation on the territory of the Russian Federation, including requirements for the duration and time of residence of a citizen of the Russian Federation in the territory shall only be installed in the Constitution of the Russian Federation.
6. The Federal law, the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation may establish additional conditions for the realization of a citizen of the Russian Federation passive electoral right, do not allow the same person to occupy the same elective post more assigned amount terms. The Charter of municipal formation(education) may establish additional conditions for the realization of a citizen of the Russian Federation passive electoral right, do not allow the same person to hold the position of head of the municipality more than a set number of consecutive terms.
7. If a citizen of the Russian Federation entered into force of the court verdict on deprivation of his right to hold public and (or) municipal offices within a certain period the citizen may not be registered as a candidate, if the ballot in elections to bodies of State power, bodies of local self-government will take place before the expiry of the current period.
8. A candidate for the post of Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) may be nominated by a Russian citizen who has reached the age of 30 years. The Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation may establish additional conditions for the realization of a citizen of the Russian Federation passive electoral right, related to a citizen of a certain age. Installs the minimum age a candidate may not exceed 21 year on polling day at the election of the deputies of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation and an elected local government official. Setting the maximum age of the candidate is not allowed. (As amended by the federal laws of 12 g N 159-FZ; from 11/09/2009 N 250-FZ; from 02 N 40-FZ)

9. the deputies, elected officials, working on a full-time basis, may not engage in entrepreneurial activity, as well as other payable activity, except teaching, scientific and other creative activities. While teaching, scientific and other creative activities cannot be financed entirely from funds of foreign States, international organizations and foreign organizations, foreign citizens and persons without citizenship, unless otherwise stipulated by an international treaty of the Russian Federation or the legislation of the Russian Federation. The deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, deputies of the legislative (representative) organs of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation cannot replace other public office of the Russian Federation, public office of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the State civil service posts and positions of municipal service, be deputies of other legislative (representative) organs of State authority or representative bodies of municipalities, elected officials of the local government. Elected officials of local self-government cannot be the deputies of the State Duma and members of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, deputies of the legislative (representative) organs of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, to replace other public office of the Russian Federation, public office of constituent entities of the Russian Federation (hereinafter also-public office), civil service posts and municipal offices municipal service. Deputies of representative bodies of municipalities could not replace post community service, be deputies of legislative (representative) organs of State power. Other restrictions associated with the status of Deputy electoral officer can be subject to federal law. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; dated 02.03.2007 N 24-FZ; on 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ) 10. On the basis of the international agreements of the Russian Federation and in the manner prescribed by law, foreign nationals who are permanently resident in the territory of the municipality have the right to elect and be elected to local self-government bodies, participate in other election activities on these elections, as well as participate in local referenda on the same conditions as citizens of the Russian Federation.
Article 5. Equal suffrage and the right to participate in referendum 1. Citizens of the Russian Federation participate in elections and referendums on an equal footing.
2. If the elections to the legislative (representative) body of State authority or representative organ of municipal electoral districts are formed with different number of mandates, each elector has a number of votes equal to the number of mandates to be distributed in an electoral district with the least number of mandates, or one voice. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 6. Direct suffrage and the right to a direct expression of the will of citizens of the Russian Federation in a referendum vote in elections and referendums for candidates (lists of candidates), and in the cases provided for by law, for or against the candidate for the referenda issues or directly against them. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; changes in the wording of the Federal law dated 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ) Article 7. Secret ballot voting at elections and referendum is secret, precluding the possibility of any control over expression of the citizen.
Article 8. The term of Office of organs of State power and bodies of local self-government 1. The period for which the federal authorities are elected, shall be established by the Constitution of the Russian Federation. The term for which elected by State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, members of these bodies, as well as the term of Office of these bodies and deputies with the constitutions (statutes), laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, statutes of municipalities, with adjustable duration cannot be less than two or more than five years. The day of the expiration of the term for which elected by State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, members of these bodies is the second Sunday of March of the year in which the bodies in question expires or deputies, and in the case provided for in paragraph 8 of article 81-1 of this federal law, the second Sunday of October of the year in which the bodies in question expires or deputies (a year of holding the elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the regular convocation-day vote in these elections). If the second Sunday in March or the second Sunday of October of the year in which the bodies in question expires or deputies, coincides with a non-working holiday, or the day preceding or the day following the non-working holiday, or the second Sunday in March or the second Sunday of October announced in due course, the day of the expiration of the term for which elected the bodies or deputies, is the first Sunday of March, respectively the first Sunday of October. The combination of days of voting in elections at various levels, in which voters will be able to vote at the same time more than four electoral ballots, except ballot papers issued in connection with the early, repeated or by-elections are not allowed. (As amended by federal law from 19.07.2009 N 196-FZ)
2. change (extension or reduction) of the term of existing bodies or deputies, referred to in paragraph 1 of this article shall not be permitted, except in the case prescribed in paragraphs 6, 9 and 10 of article 81-1 and paragraphs 4 and 6 of article 82 of this federal law. The rule of change (extension or reduction) established by federal law, the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) term for which elected by State authorities, local governments, MPs, and (or) the term of authority of State power, local self-government bodies, deputies could only apply to bodies and deputies elected at elections, appointed after the entry into force of such rules. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 22.07.2008 N 149-FZ; from 08.03.2011 N 34-FL) 3. If the term of Office of the existing bodies or deputies, referred to in paragraph 1 of this article shall expire during a State of emergency or martial law, the bodies and deputies shall serve prior to the termination of a State of emergency or martial law and the election of a new composition of these bodies or deputies.
Article 9. Be bound by the conduct of the elections, the election referred to in paragraph 1 of article 8 of the present Federal law bodies or deputies are mandatory, periodic and shall be held on dates for compliance with the terms of these bodies or deputies. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 10. Appointment of election 1. The election referred to in paragraph 1 of article 8 of the present Federal law bodies or deputies shall appoint authorized body or official.
2. the day of elections to the federal bodies of State power shall be determined in accordance with the Federal law.
3. Days of voting in elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government are the second Sunday of March, or in cases, stipulated by this federal law, the second Sunday of October of the year in which these bodies will expire or the deputies of these bodies, except as provided in paragraphs 4-6 of this article, paragraphs 8 and 10 of article 81-1, paragraph 6 Article 82 of this federal law. (As amended by federal law from 08.03.2011 N 34-FZ)
4. in the event of early termination of the powers of the bodies or deputies, referred to in paragraph 3 of this article entailing ineligibility authority, early elections must be held no later than six months from the date of such early termination.

5. Elections to organs of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the newly formed in accordance with federal constitutional law, federal law, the Constitution (Charter) of the Russian Federation shall be appointed on the second Sunday in March or on the second Sunday of October, and a year of holding the elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the regular convocation-on the day of voting in these elections or on another day, in accordance with federal constitutional law Federal law, the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation.

5-1. elections to organs of local self-government of the newly formed municipality should be held not later than six months from the date of its creation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 25.11.2008. N 222-FZ)
6. voting in the elections can only be assigned on Sunday. Not allowed the designation vote on a non-working day and the day preceding it, on the day following the nonworking holiday, as well as on Sunday, which is declared in the prescribed manner. If the second Sunday of March, which must be assigned the election coincides with a non-working holiday, or the day preceding or the day following the non-working holiday, or the second Sunday of March announced a working day in accordance with the established procedure, the election shall be appointed on the first Sunday of March. If the second Sunday of October, to which shall be appointed election coincides with a non-working holiday, or the day preceding or the day following the non-working holiday, or the second Sunday of October declared a working day in accordance with the established procedure, the election shall be appointed on the first Sunday of October.
7. The decision on the appointment of federal elections, a public authority must be made not earlier than 110 days and not later than 90 days before polling day. Decision on the appointment of the elections in the State authority of the Russian Federation should be taken no sooner than 100 days and not later than 90 days before polling day. The decision to appoint a local authority elections should be taken no earlier than 90 days and no later than 80 days before polling day. The decision to appoint election subject to official publication in the mass media not later than five days from the day of its adoption. When you assign an early election date to be specified in this paragraph, as well as a timetable for the implementation of the other electoral action may be reduced, but not by more than one-third.
8. If authorized body or official shall appoint elections within the time limits specified in paragraph 7 of this article, or if the authorized body or officer is absent, elections are appointed: the Federal State authorities-the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation in the manner laid down by federal law; to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation-Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation not later than 80 days before polling day; local elections, the Election Commission not later than 70 days before polling day. The Election Commission's decision on the appointment of election shall be published no later than seven days from the date of expiry of the period of paragraph 7 of this article, the official publication of the decision on the appointment of the elections.
9. If the Electoral Commission does not appoint, within the prescribed period, paragraph 8 of this article, the election referred to in paragraph 1 of article 8 of the present Federal law bodies or deputies or if such Electoral Commission is missing and cannot be generated in the order stipulated by this federal law, the Court of general jurisdiction according to voters, electoral associations, bodies of State power, bodies of local self-government, the Prosecutor may determine the time not later than which the authorized body or officer, and, where not available, to the corresponding Election Commission must appoint an election. The Court may also designate the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation or the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation (the level of) duty to form within ten days from the date of entry into force of the Interim Electoral Commission not more than 15 members of the Commission in compliance with the requirements to the composition of the Electoral Commission provided for in articles 22-24 and 29 of the present Federal law, in the absence of the Commissioner to appoint an election authority or official-also set a time limit , during which time the Interim Electoral Commission shall appoint election. The term and the number of members of the Provisional Election Commission with the power to vote on are installed generating its Electoral Commission. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 11. The legislation of the Russian Federation on elections and referenda 1. The legislation of the Russian Federation on elections shall be the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law, other federal laws, constitutions (charters) of subjects of the Russian Federation laws, other regulatory legal acts on elections adopted in the Russian Federation.
2. the legislation of the Russian Federation on the referendums shall be the Constitution of the Russian Federation, Federal Constitutional law "on referendum of the Russian Federation", this federal law, other federal laws, constitutions (charters) of subjects of the Russian Federation laws, other regulatory legal acts on referendums, taken in the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. In case of adoption during the election campaign, during the referendum campaign, the subject of the Russian Federation or the local referendum act containing provisions that define the procedure for the preparation and conduct of elections, referendum, or if you have made during this period, changes in the law concerning the procedure for the preparation and conduct of elections, referendum, specified by the law and the changes are applied to the election, scheduled after their entry into force and to the referendum initiative, which launched after the entry into force of the law and amendments. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. If the term of a public authority of the Russian Federation, local authority has expired or has been terminated and the relevant law of the Russian Federation on elections is missing or position (s) of the subject of the Russian Federation cannot be applied (can not be applied) owing to the recognition by the Court inoperative and not subject to application, the organ of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, local government authority in parts of the provision (s) of the subject of the Russian Federation recognized by the Court inoperative and not subject to application, are carried out by the corresponding Election Commission on the basis of this federal law, other federal laws to ensure the right of citizens of the Russian Federation to elect and be elected to bodies of State power and bodies of local self-government, and if available, the legal framework is not sufficient, in the part not regulated by law, on the basis of the decrees of the President of the Russian Federation.
5. If the law of the Russian Federation on referendum of the Russian Federation, on local referendum is missing or position (s) of the subject of the Russian Federation cannot be applied (can not be applied) owing to the recognition by the Court inoperative and not subject to application of the referendum in the part of the provision (s) of the subject of the Russian Federation recognized by the Court inoperative and not subject to application of the relevant Commission of the referendum is conducted on the basis of this federal law other federal laws to ensure the right of citizens of the Russian Federation to participate in the referendum and, if the legal base is insufficient, in part, is not regulated by law, on the basis of the decrees of the President of the Russian Federation.
Article 11-1. Calculation of time limits fixed by the legislation of the Russian Federation on elections and referenda 1. If any action can (should) be implemented from the date of the occurrence of any event, the first day that this action can (should) be implemented, is the calendar date of occurrence of the event, but not before the time of the occurrence of this event.

2. If an action can (should) be carried out not later than a specified number of days or for a certain number of days before the occurrence of any event, the last day of or the day when this action can (should) be implemented, is the day after which remains in the present Federal law specified the number of days before the occurrence of the relevant event.
3. If an action can shall be carried out not earlier than a certain number of days before the occurrence of any event, the first day when this action can (should) be implemented, is the day after which remains in the present Federal law specified the number of days before the occurrence of the relevant event.
4. If an action can (should) be carried out not later than a specified number of days after the occurrence of any event, this action can (must) be made within the specified in the present Federal law number of days. The first day is the day following the date of occurrence of the event, and the last-day following the day on which expires on a specified number of days. (Article supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), chap. II. GUARANTEE the RIGHT of CITIZENS of the RUSSIAN FEDERATION to APPOINT REFERENDUM Article 12. The referendum questions 1. Issues to be qualified to a referendum of the Russian Federation, as well as issues which could not be put to a referendum of the Russian Federation are determined by federal constitutional law.
2. On referendum of the Russian Federation can be imposed only under the authority of the Russian Federation or jointly by the Russian Federation and constituent entities of the Russian Federation, if these matters are not regulated by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, the Federal law.
3. The local referendum may be made only to local issues.
4. Federal law, Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation issues can be defined, mandatory sentencing to a referendum of the Russian Federation. The Federal law, the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) can be identified, subject to mandatory sentencing to a local referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. Questions of the referendum should not restrict or cancel the universally recognized human and civil rights and freedoms, constitutional guarantees of the enjoyment of such rights and freedoms.
6. Questions of the referendum of the Russian Federation shall not contradict the legislation of the Russian Federation. Issues of local referendum should not contradict the legislation of the Russian Federation, the laws of the relevant constituent entity of the Russian Federation.
7. the question of the referendum should be worded in such a way as to exclude the possibility of its multiple interpretations, i.e. it could only give a definite answer, but also to avoid the uncertainty of the legal consequences of the decision taken at the referendum decision.
8. On referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum may not be questions: s) early termination or extension of the term of Office of organs of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, the suspension of the exercise of their powers, as well as the holding of early elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government or to defer these elections;
b) the identities of bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government;
in) on the election of Deputies and officials, approving, on appointment and dismissal of officials, as well as giving consent to their appointment to and release from Office;
g) on the adoption or change of the corresponding budget, performance and changes in financial liabilities in constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the municipality;
d) on emergency and urgent measures to ensure the health and safety of the population.
9. Establish other restrictions for questions on the ballot for the referendum, other than those referred to in this article shall not be permitted.
Article 13. Circumstances precluding the appointment and conduct of the referendum 1. The referendum is not assigned and not held under martial law or a State of emergency imposed in the territory of the Russian Federation or in the territory in which it is expected to hold a referendum, or parts of the territory, as well as within three months after the lifting of martial law or a State of emergency.
2. the organ of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, local authority, authorized in accordance with the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) decide on conducting a referendum, shall have the right to refuse to appoint a referendum only in case of violation of the referendum initiative in making laws and regulations governing the preparation and carrying out appropriate referendum.
3. The law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) can be set a time limit within which the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum with the same within the meaning of the wording of the question did not take place. Specified period may not exceed two years from the day of official publication of the results of the referendum.
4. establishment of other circumstances precluding the appointment and conduct of the referendum, other than those referred to in this article shall not be permitted.
Article 14. The referendum initiative 1. The initiative of holding a referendum in the Russian Federation is owned by citizens of the Russian Federation entitled to vote in the referendum.
2. Federal law initiative for the holding of the referendum may be provided to other entities.
3. For the referendum initiative, under paragraph 1 of this article, and a collection of signatures of citizens of the Russian Federation in its support for the initiative group is formed on the referendum. Such an initiative group has the right to form a citizen or group of citizens of the Russian Federation, have the right to vote in the referendum. The number of members of the initiative group for the referendum of the Russian Federation shall be established by federal constitutional law, the number of members of the initiative group for the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum shall be determined by the law of the Russian Federation in accordance with paragraph 1 of article 36 of this federal law. To initiate the holding of a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum may also be selective merge, other public association, whose Charter provides for the participation in the elections and (or) referenda and that is registered in the manner prescribed by federal law at the level of the referendum, or at a higher level no later than one year prior to the date of formation of the initiative group for the referendum. In this case, the governing body of this electoral associations, other public association or governing body of its regional office or other structural units (the level of the referendum), regardless of its size serves as the initiative group for the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. To assign the referendum, the referendum initiative group, formed in accordance with paragraph 3 of this article shall submit to the authority, established by federal constitutional law, the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education), voter signatures in support of the initiative.
Article 15. Appointment of referendum 1. The appointment and conduct of the referendum is necessary, provided that the procedure and deadlines for the referendum initiative and its implementation, set the level of the referendum by the Federal Constitutional law "on referendum of the Russian Federation", this federal law, the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education).
2. the adoption of a public authority, a State body, local government body, decision on the merits which may be put to a referendum, was not a circumstance precluding the possibility of holding a referendum on the issue.
3. the referendum of the Russian Federation shall be appointed in accordance with the Constitution of the Russian Federation, Federal Constitutional law.
4. the referendum of the Russian Federation shall be appointed by the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation in accordance with this federal law, other federal law, the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation.

5. Local referendum shall be appointed in accordance with this federal law, the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) representative body of the municipality, and in the absence of that body or the failure of its decision within the prescribed time-trial. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. voting in the referendum can only be assigned on Sunday. It is not allowed to vote on the appointment of a non-working holiday and pre-holiday days, on the day following the nonworking holiday, as well as on Sunday, which is declared in the prescribed manner. The decision on conducting a referendum, a referendum of the Russian Federation constituent entities of the Russian Federation subject to official publication in the mass media not less than 60 days before the vote, local referendum-not less than 45 days before the vote.
7. In accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) vote on referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum not later than 25 days prior to the appointed day the vote could be postponed by a duly competent authority at a later date (but not more than 90 days) in order to combine with afternoon voting at state elections designated authorities or bodies of local self-government or happy at another vote scheduled referendum.
8. the decision on conducting a referendum, as well as the postponement of polling day at the referendum, in accordance with paragraph 7 of this article shall be subject to official publication in the mass media not later than five days from the day of its adoption.
CHAPTER III. GUARANTEES of the RIGHTS of CITIZENS of the RUSSIAN FEDERATION DURING REGISTRATION (REGISTERED) voters, VOTERS, COMPILING voter lists, VOTERS, ELECTORAL DISTRICTS, POLLING STATIONS, STATIONS of the REFERENDUM Article 16. Registration (registration) voters, voters 1. Registration (incorporation) are subject to all voters, the participants in the referendum.
2. registration (registration) voters, voters who reside in the territory of the municipality is carried out by the head of the local administration, municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, and in cases foreseen by the law of the Russian Federation-Federal cities, the head of the territorial authority of the city of Federal significance. Basis for the registration of voters for the referendum in the territory of the municipality is fact finding place of residence (in relation to internally displaced persons, a fact sojourn) voters, voters in the territory. This is determined on the basis of the information submitted by the bodies engaged in the registration of citizens of the Russian Federation at the place of residence and domicile within the Russian Federation.
3. registration (registration) voters, voters in the military, their families and other voters, voters who live within the location of military units, is made a commander of the military unit. Basis for the registration of this category of voters, the referendum is a fact finding their place of residence within the location of military units, mounted on the basis of the information submitted by the appropriate service of the military unit.
4. registration (registration) voters, voters living outside the Russian Federation or on extended overseas business trips, is carried out by the head of the diplomatic mission or consular office of the Russian Federation. Basis for the registration of this category of voters, voters is that their permanent residence in the territory of a foreign State or a long foreign trip in the territory of the foreign State established diplomatic missions, consular establishments of the Russian Federation.
5. Performing the registration of citizens of the Russian Federation at the place of residence and domicile within the Russian Federation, the issuing and replacement of identity card of a citizen of the Russian Federation on the territory of the Russian Federation not less than once a month are information about the facts of the issue and replacement of a passport of a citizen of the Russian Federation, registration and removal from registration by place of residence (in respect of internally displaced persons-at the place of stay) of citizens of the Russian Federation , the issue of a passport of a citizen of the Russian Federation in violation of established order with the following citizen's personal data: surname, name, patronymic, date of birth, place of birth, sex, nationality, residential address (in respect of internally displaced persons-residence), type of identity document series and numbers of this document, the name or code of the authority which issued the document, the date of issue of the document-the head of the local administration of the municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance and, in cases provided by the law of the Russian Federation-Federal cities, the head of the territorial authority of the city of Federal significance according to the place of its location.
6. The State Registrar shall not less than once a month are information about the facts of the death citizens of the Russian Federation, the head of the local administration of the municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, and in cases foreseen by the law of the Russian Federation-Federal cities, the head of the territorial authority of the city of Federal significance according to the place of its location.
7. Not less than once in three months, the military account of the citizens of the Russian Federation to (received by contract) to military service (retired from military service) and bodies (institutions) of criminally-Executive system of citizens contained in places of imprisonment upon conviction, head of the local administration, municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, and in cases foreseen by the law of the Russian Federation-Federal cities -the head of the territorial authority of the city of Federal significance according to the place of residence of a citizen.
8. The Court, having taken a decision on recognition of a citizen as incompetent, as well as the decision on recognition of a citizen, previously recognized incapable by court, capable, announces the decision chapter local administration, municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, and in cases foreseen by the law of the Russian Federation-Federal cities, the head of the territorial authority of the city of Federal significance according to the place of residence of a citizen.
9. the information referred to in paragraphs 5-8 of this article, not less than once a month are sent by the head of the local administration, municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, and in cases foreseen by the law of the Russian Federation-Federal cities, the head of the territorial authority of the city of Federal significance in Election Commission of the Russian Federation for the formation and maintenance of the register of voters for the referendum.
10. the registration of voters, the referendum and the establishment registered in territory of municipal formation(education), the subject of the Russian Federation, the Russian Federation and outside the territory of the Russian Federation voters, voters are being implemented as of 1 January and 1 July of each year using GUS ' election '.
11. registration (registration) voters, voters, setting the number of registered voters for the referendum, the establishment and maintenance of a register of voters, voters are being carried out in the manner prescribed by regulation of the State system of registration of voters for the referendum, which is approved by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation.
12. A voter referendum party has the right to unimpeded access to documented information (personal data) about yourself, including information on machine-readable media, for the clarification of this information in order to ensure its completeness and accuracy, and also has the right to know who and for what purposes uses or has used this information, by whom and to whom it is given. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 17. Preparing voters ' lists, voters

1. In order to implement the rights of voters, voters related commissions are compiled lists of voters, voters on the basis of the information received using the State system of registration of voters, voters and submitted in accordance with paragraph 6 of this article.
2. In the lists of voters, voters at polling stations, stations of the referendum included citizens of the Russian Federation, possessing the voting day active voting right, the right to participate in the referendum.
3. If, on the basis of an international treaty of the Russian Federation, foreign nationals have the right to participate in local elections and local referenda, voter lists, voters in elections to local government bodies, local referendum shall be included in accordance with the law, foreign nationals who have reached the age of 18 years on polling day and are not covered under paragraph 3 of article 4 hereof permanently residing on the territory of the municipality, which hosts these elections, referendum.
4. Grounds for the inclusion of a citizen of the Russian Federation in the list of voters for the referendum at a particular polling station, site of the referendum is a fact finding his place of residence in the territory of the plot, and in cases stipulated by this federal law, other law-a fact of temporary stay of a citizen on the territory of the plot (if citizen active suffrage, to take part in the referendum) or have citizen absentee voting certificates. Fact finding place of residence or temporary residence on the territory of the citizen a certain polling station, site of the referendum sets the bodies of registration of citizens of the Russian Federation at the place of residence and domicile within the Russian Federation in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation, and in cases stipulated by this federal law, other law, other authorized organs, organizations and officials. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. soldiers doing military service conscripts in military units, military organizations and institutions, which are located on the territory of the municipality, if the place of residence of those troops to military conscription was not located on the territory of the municipality are not included in the lists of voters, and the voters are not counted when determining the number of voters, voters in local elections, in a local referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. Information about voters, parties and referendum, said the head of local administration, municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, and in cases foreseen by the law of the Russian Federation-Federal cities, head of the territorial authority of the city of Federal significance. Information about voters, parties, referendum-troops stationed in the military, their families and other voters, parties, referendum, if they reside in the territory of a military unit or location registered in the established order when a military unit at the duty station, generates and refines the Commander of a military unit. Information about voters, the referendum participants residing outside the territory of the Russian Federation or on extended overseas business trips, generates and refines the head of a diplomatic mission, consular office of the Russian Federation. This information shall be communicated to the authority or authorized officer of the territorial commissions (commissions of municipalities), in the absence thereof-in district electoral commissions, and in the cases provided for by law, in precinct commissions immediately after the appointment of the polling day, or after the formation of the commissions. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. The list of voters for the referendum shall be drawn up by the relevant Consultative Commission, including using GUS ' Elections, separately for each polling station, site of the referendum on the basis of the information submitted in the prescribed form authorized by the authority or an authorized officer. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 7-1. Persons representing the information about voters, the referendum participants are responsible for the correctness and completeness of this information, as well as the timeliness of their submission. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. at holding of elections to the federal bodies of State power of the Russian Federation, a referendum election commissions formed at polling stations, stations of the referendum formed outside the territory of the Russian Federation shall have the right to draw up the list of voters for the referendum until the day of the vote, according to written appeals, and on polling day-on the oral appeals resulting in precinct Commission of citizens of the Russian Federation permanently resident outside the territory of the Russian Federation or on extended overseas business trips.
9. a citizen of the Russian Federation, which has an active electoral right, the right to participate in the referendum, located on polling day at the election in the Federal State authorities, the referendum of the Russian Federation outside the territory of the Russian Federation and not having the opportunity to receive an absentee ballot or vote early, turn on the corresponding precinct Commission in poll, voters with its turnout on polling day in the premises of the Election Commission for a vote.
10. a citizen of the Russian Federation shall be included in the list of voters for the referendum only at one polling station, site of the referendum. When identifying territorial Commission (District Electoral Commission, Electoral Commission of municipal formation) of including a citizen of the Russian Federation in the polls, voters in the referendum at different polling stations, stations of the referendum at the same election, the same referendum a Commission to transfer lists of voters, voters in precinct commissions carry out work to rectify the errors or inaccuracies in the lists. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 11. The poll, of participants in the referendum shall be drawn up in two copies. Information about voters, the referendum participants to be included in the list of electors, voters, are displayed in alphabetical or other order (on human settlements, streets, houses, apartments). Are listed by surname, name, patronymic, year of birth (at the age of 18 years, an additional day and month of birth), residential address of the voter, party referendum. In the poll, voters must be provided space for affixing voter referendum party signatures for each received newsletter, series and numbers of your passport or passport of the citizen, as well as to make the totals for each type of election, referendum and for the signature of a member of the Electoral Commission, which issued the ballot-paper (ballot-papers) voter, party referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. The first copy of the voters list, the voter shall be signed by the Chairman and the Secretary of the Commission, drew up the list. At polling stations, stations of the referendum formed on the territory of a military unit in a remote or difficult terrain, poll, voters signed by the Chairman and the Secretary of the Election Commission. The poll, of participants in the referendum shall be certified by the seal accordingly territorial Commission (District Electoral Commission, Electoral Commission of municipal formation) and (or) the Electoral Commission. The order and terms of manufacturing, the use of a second instance of the list of electors, voters, its transmission of the corresponding District Election Commission, assurances and clarifications are determined by the Board, organizing elections, referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

13. the corresponding territorial Commission (the District Election Commission, the Electoral Commission of the municipal education) passes the district commissions Act the first copy of the voters list, the voter a particular polling station, site of the referendum no later than 20 days before polling day. Precinct Commission may divide the first copy of the voters list, the voter into separate books. Every such book no later than the day preceding the day of the vote, must be bound (stitching), as evidenced by the seal of the corresponding District Election Commission and signed by its President. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 14. Precinct Commission updates the list of voters for the referendum in accordance with the established practice of the Organization of interaction with local self-government bodies, commissions, institutions and organizations involved in registration (registration) of voters for the referendum. Accurate and up-to-date voters list, the voter no later than the day preceding the day of the vote, signed by the Chairman and the Secretary of the Electoral Commission and certified by the seal of the Election Commission.
15. the local Commission for 20 days before polling day is poll, voters to familiarize voters, voters and further refinement. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 16. A citizen of the Russian Federation, which has an active electoral right, the right to participate in the referendum, may apply to the precinct Commission with the statement included in the list of electors, voters, about any error or inaccuracies in the information about it on the list of voters for the referendum. For 12:00 am, and on polling day, within two hours after treatment, but not later than the date of the end of voting precinct was the Commission's duty to verify reported information and documents submitted by the claimant and either correct the mistake or inaccuracy, or decide to reject the application with indication of reasons for such deviations presented a certified copy of this decision to the applicant. The Election Commission's decision to reject the application for inclusion of a citizen of the Russian Federation in the voters list, the voter may be appealed to a higher court or the Commission (at the location of the polling station Election Commission), which must examine the complaint (application) within three days, but for three or less days before the polling day and the day of the vote immediately. If the decision about the complaint (application), a correction to the list of voters for the referendum is carried out precinct Commission immediately. The exception is a citizen of the Russian Federation from the list of voters for the referendum after its signing, the chairpersons and Secretaries of the respective commissions and assurances of its seals of those commissions in the manner provided for in paragraph 12 of this article, shall be made only on the basis of official documents, including reports of a higher Commission to include voter party referendum poll, voters in another polling station, site of the referendum, as well as in the case of the issuance of the voter , party referendum absentee voting certificates. The list of voters for the referendum, as well as in the database of the CEO "election" indicates the date exception of a citizen of the Russian Federation from the list, as well as the cause of this exception. The entry in the list of voters for the referendum shall be certified by the signature of the Chairman of the Electoral Commission, and in granting absentee voting certificate signed by the Member of the Commission that issued the absentee ballot, together with the date of the signature. Every citizen of the Russian Federation shall be entitled to inform the precinct Commission about the change referred to in paragraph 5 of article 16 hereof the information about voters, the referendum participants included in the voters list, the voter in the relevant area. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 17. Participants of referendum voters residing in places of temporary stay working in enterprises with uninterrupted cycle of work and individual work, where it is impossible to reduce the duration of work (shifts), as well as voters, members of the referendum from the armed forces outside military locations, by the decision of the Election Commission may be included in the voters list, the voter at the polling station, site of the referendum in their place of temporary stay on a personal written statement by the precinct Commission not later than three days before polling day. This information is passed to the precinct Commission where the voter referendum party is included in the voters list, the voter's place of residence, through the relevant territorial Commission (if the place of residence of a voter referendum party is in the territory of the same constituent entity of the Russian Federation) or the Election Commission of the Russian Federation (if the place of residence of a voter referendum party is in the territory of another subject of the Russian Federation). Precinct Commission in box "special notes" of the voters list, the voter makes a mark: "is included in the list of electors (voters) to the polling station (station referendum) N" indicating the number of the polling station, a referendum and, if necessary, of the name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation. The law may provide that the voters of the referendum participants who do not have residence within the Russian Federation, by the decision of the Election Commission may be included in the voters list, the voter at the polling station, station referendum, educated or defined by decision by a higher Commission for the vote of those electors, voters, on a personal written statement submitted in the precinct Commission not later than the day of the vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 17-1. At polling stations, stations of the referendum formed in accordance with paragraph 5 of article 19 of this federal law at railway stations and airports, polls, voters are prepared on the day of the vote. Voters, parties to a referendum are on voting day in these locations are included in the lists of voters, voters upon presentation of absentee voting certificates. (Para supplemented by federal law from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) 18. To make any changes in the lists of voters for the referendum after the end of voting and counting of votes began, participants in the referendum shall be prohibited.
19. After the official publication of the results of elections, referendum information about voters, the referendum participants contained in the lists of electors, voters, can be used to refine information about voters, the referendum participants in the register of voters for the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 18. Education (definition) electoral districts, County referendum 1. For the elections formed the single and (or) multi-member constituencies or by a single constituency; for the holding of a referendum shall be determined by a County referendum.

2. Single and (or) multi-member electoral districts are formed on the basis of the data on the number of voters registered in their respective territories, in accordance with paragraph 10 of article 16 hereof. The Electoral Commission, which organizes the elections no later than 80 days before the expiry of which shall be appointed election determines the scheme for single-mandate and/or multi-mandate electoral districts, which are identified by their boundaries defined list of administrative-territorial units or municipalities or localities within each constituency (if the constituency includes part of the territory of the administrative territorial unit or municipality or locality in the schema should be marked on the boundary of this part of the territory of the administrative territorial unit or municipality or locality), each electoral district number, location of each district election Commission or the Election Commission, which is entrusted with the powers of the District Election Commission, the number of voters in each electoral district. The legislative (representative) body of State authority, the representative body of the municipality approves the scheme of electoral districts not later than 20 days prior to the expiration of the time-limit within which the elections must be appointed, with the authority prior to the approval of a scheme of electoral districts may amend the provided schema. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. If in the territory in which the elections are held, the legislative (representative) organs of State power, bodies of the municipal education missing or new scheme of single-mandate and/or multi-mandate electoral districts not adopted within the period specified in paragraph 2 of this article, the Electoral Commission, which organizes the election, takes one of the following decisions: (as amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) and) if the scheme of constituencies adopted for the elections to bodies of State power and local self-government bodies of the previous convocation (hereinafter referred to as the old scheme of counties), complies with the requirements established by this federal law, the holding of elections under the old scheme districts;
b) if the previous scheme did not meet the requirements of the districts established by this federal law and (or) by a court in accordance with established federal law invalid and not subject to application of the electoral constituencies, the scheme which is determined in accordance with the requirements of the law organizing elections by the Electoral Commission and approved not later than five days from the day of official publication of the decision on the appointment of the elections. However, if the number of deputies to be elected under the new scheme does not change districts, the Electoral Commission in determining the specified schema may also clarify the number of voters only to amend the previous scheme of constituencies, in accordance with which the change should only be County that do not meet the requirements of paragraph 4 of this article, and (or) complement the old districts in the scheme insofar as it is recognized as invalid and not to be applied. If these changes and additions have resulted in changing the boundary of other districts in the old scheme, the Commission is entitled to counties also change the boundaries of these constituencies in accordance with the requirements of paragraph 4 of this article.
3-1. at holding of elections to the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the first representative body of municipal formation the first convocation scheme of electoral districts defined by organizing elections by the Election Commission, alleged authority, specified in the law or other normative legal act, on the basis of which the elections are. If the authority fails to adopt within the prescribed period the scheme of constituencies, the scheme allegedly organizing election Election Commission not later than five days from the day of official publication of the decision on the appointment of the relevant election. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. Single and (or) multi-member constituencies should be formed with the following requirements: (a)) observed an approximate equal one-member electoral districts according to the number of voters with a permissible deviation from the average representation of voters by not more than 10 per cent, and in difficult or remote locations-not more than 30 per cent. When the multi-member constituencies observed approximate equal numbers of voters to one Deputy mandate. The deviation of the number of voters in multi-member constituency from the average voter representation, multiplied by the number of Deputy mandates in this area, may not exceed 10 per cent of the average representation of voters and in difficult or remote locations-15 per cent of the average voter representation. These requirements may be waived when elections in the Federal State authorities and other federal authorities in case federal law establishes the mandatory education of at least one electoral district on the territory of each constituent entity of the Russian Federation. The provisions contained in the first sentence of this subparagraph may not be used in the formation on the territory of the autonomous region, which is part of another subject of the Russian Federation, one encompassing the entire territory of the specified Autonomous Okrug odnomandatnogo constituency for elections of the deputies of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation. If the application of the provisions contained in the first sentence of this subparagraph, entails the formation of electoral district, which includes parts of more than one municipality or the education constituency, which includes the territory of one or several municipalities, and part of the territory of another municipality, separate single member constituencies for the elections of the deputies of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative body of the municipality may be formed with an allowable deviation from the average representation of voters by not more than 20 per cent. List of inaccessible and remote areas shall be determined by the law of the Russian Federation, which entered into force before the day of official publication of the decision on the appointment of the elections; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) b) during the formation of constituencies on the specific law of the Russian Federation territories of compact residence of the small-numbered indigenous peoples of the permissible deviation from the average voter representation in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation may exceed the specified limit, but should not be more than 40 per cent; (As amended by the Federal law dated 07.04.2003 N 102-ФЗ)) constituency shall constitute a single territory, not allowed education constituency of territories bordering except enclaved territories.
5. subject to the requirements concerning education single and (or) multi-member constituencies referred to in paragraph 4 of this article, take into account the administrative-territorial division (Division) of the Russian Federation, territories of municipalities.
6. If, in accordance with the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, one of the Chambers of the bicameral legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation is formed from representatives of the administrative-territorial units or municipalities, in forming the House of subparagraphs a and b of paragraph 4 of this article shall not apply.
7. publication (disclosure) of the scheme for the single-mandate and/or multi-mandate electoral districts, including its graphic image is carried out by the relevant legislative (representative) body of State power, the representative body of municipal formation(education), organizing election Election Commission not later than five days after its approval. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

8. In the case of mnogomandatnogo constituency number of seats to be allocated in this area may not exceed five. This restriction does not apply when the local elections of rural settlements, as well as in local elections, a municipality in the constituency formed within the boundaries of the electoral district. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 19. Formation of polling stations, the referendum 1. To conduct the voting and counting of votes, voters formed polls, referendum.
2. The electoral referendum plots, formed in consultation with the head of the local administration commissions municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, in the cases provided for by the law of the Russian Federation-Federal cities, the head of the territorial authority of the city of Federal significance, and the elections in local authority urban settlement, with the exception of urban districts or rural settlement (hereinafter referred to as the city, with the exception of urban district or rural settlement named settlements)-the head of the local administration of the settlement or persons referred to in paragraphs 3 and 6 of this article, the relevant commissions in the manner provided for in paragraph 5 of this article, based on data on the number of voters, voters registered in the constituency, the referendum in accordance with paragraph 10 of article 16 hereof, at the rate of not more than three thousand voters , voters at each site. Polls, referendum shall be formed not later than 45 days before the vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. selective plots, the referendum for the citizens of the Russian Federation outside the territory of the Russian Federation form the heads of diplomatic missions or consular posts of the Russian Federation on the territory of their country of residence. The provision of paragraph 2 of this article concerning the number of voters, voters may not be used in the formation of polling stations polling stations referendum outside the territory of the Russian Federation.
4. the boundaries of the polling stations should not cross the boundaries of electoral districts. Order registry polling stations established outside the territory of the Russian Federation to the constituencies created for the holding of elections to the federal bodies of State power, defined by federal law.
5. In places of temporary residence of voters for the referendum (hospitals, sanatoria, rest homes, at railway stations, airports, places of detention of suspects and accused persons and other places of temporary residence) in remote and isolated areas, the vessels sail on the day of voting, and polling stations on polar plots, a referendum can form within the period stipulated in paragraph 2 of this article and in exceptional cases and in agreement with the higher Commission, not later than three days before polling day. Such sites are included in the electoral districts, County referendum on their location or at the place of registration of the ship. In the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, referendums in constituent entities of the Russian Federation, local referendum act the subject of the Russian Federation, other arrangements may be established for inclusion of such sites to the electoral districts, constituencies. In inaccessible and remote areas, on vessels at sea on the day of voting, and polling stations on polar plots, a referendum may be the higher Commission in consultation with the master of the vessel or the shipowner, head of the polar station, heads of other facilities located in remote and isolated areas. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 g. N 93-FZ; from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) 6. Soldiers vote on the general polling stations, polling stations in the referendum. Polling stations in military units, a referendum may be commanders of the military units in the cases and in the manner and at times prescribed by law.
7. the list of polling stations polling stations referendum showing their boundaries and numbers, locations of precinct election commissions and premises for voting should be issued by the head of the local administration, municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, in the cases provided for by the law of the Russian Federation-Federal cities, the head of the territorial authority of the city of Federal significance, and in elections to the local government settlement-the head of the local administration of the settlement not later than 40 days before polling day. Order bring to voters, voters specified information in cases stipulated in points 3 and 5 of this article shall be prescribed by law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), chap. IV. The ELECTORAL Commission, the REFERENDUM Article 20. System and the status of electoral commissions, commissions of referendum 1. In the Russian Federation following the Electoral Commission, the referendum: the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation;
the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation;
municipal election commissions;
district election commissions;
territorial (regional, city and others);
district commissions.
2. During their respective referendums, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation, electoral commissions, electoral commissions of municipalities, territorial election commissions act as referendum commissions. Other electoral commissions can act as referendum commissions to address the relevant superior election commissions engaged in formation of election commissions, adopted in the manner provided for in paragraph 9 of this article.
3. The Commission shall ensure the implementation and protection of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation, training and conduct of elections and referendums in the Russian Federation.
4. The Commission shall, within the limits of their competence to consider received to them during the election campaign, the referendum campaign of violating the law, to carry out checks on these appeals and giving individuals have filed appeals, the written replies within five days, but no later than the day preceding the day of the vote, and petitions received on polling day or on the day following the day of the vote, immediately. If the facts contained in an unsolicited, require additional validation, they are accepted not later than within ten days. If indicates a violation of law by the candidate, the electoral Union, the initiative group for the referendum, these candidate, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum or his or her authorized representatives must be immediately notified about the treatment and the right to give explanations on the merits of the appeal. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. The Commission shall have the right, including in connection with the cases referred to in paragraph 4 of this article, make representations about carrying out the relevant checks and punish violations of law to appropriate law enforcement authorities, bodies of executive power. The bodies are obliged within 5 days, if the submission is received in five days or less before polling day, not later than the day preceding the day of the vote, and if on polling day or on the day following the day of the vote, to take immediate measures to stop these violations and immediately inform about results attributable to the Commission. If the facts contained in the submission, require additional validation, these measures are accepted not later than within ten days.
5-1. In the case of infringements by the candidate, the electoral Union, the initiative group for the referendum of this federal law shall be entitled to a Commission make this candidate, the electoral Union, the initiative group for the referendum warning that is brought to the attention of voters, voters through media or otherwise. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

6. The Commission shall provide voter education, voters on the timing and modalities of the implementation of the electoral action, action related to preparation and holding of the referendum during the election campaign, the referendum campaign, as well as about the candidates, the voting organizations nominated candidates, lists of candidates. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. the jurisdiction, powers and procedure of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation established by this federal law, other federal laws. Competence, powers and procedure of activities of other commissions in the preparation and holding of elections to the federal bodies of State power and the referendum of the Russian Federation established by this federal law, other federal laws.
8. the jurisdiction, powers and functioning of electoral commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation, the electoral commissions of municipalities, district territorial electoral commissions and polling station commissions in preparing and holding the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, as well as referendums, the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, local referenda shall be established by this federal law, constitutions (statutes), laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, statutes of municipalities.
9. combining the powers of the commissions on the preparation and holding of elections, referenda at various levels may, by decision of the Commission organizing the election, referendum on a specific territory, which was adopted on the basis of the treatment of the Commission organizing the election, referendum on parts of the territory. Combining the powers of the commissions on the preparation and holding of elections, referenda of the same level will be accorded on the decision of the Commission, organizing elections, referendums.
10. the decisions of the higher Commission taken within its competence, are obligatory for downline commissions.
11. the Commission's decision, which is contrary to the law or taken in excess of the established competence, be cancelled by the Commission or by a higher court. While a higher Commission was entitled to adopt a decision on the substance of the question or send inferior Commission, whose decision was overturned, relevant materials for review. If the Commission did not consider again the downline question, the decision on the substance of the matter shall be entitled to make a higher Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 13. Decisions and other acts of commissions adopted within the limits of their competence, are required for federal bodies of executive power, bodies of executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, State bodies, local government bodies, candidates and electoral associations, public associations, organizations, officials, voters and voters. Decisions and other acts of commissions are subject to state registration. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 14. Financial support for the activities of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation is financed by funds provided for that purpose by the Federal law on the federal budget for the next fiscal year. The activities of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation is financed by funds provided for that purpose by the law of the Russian Federation on the subject of the Russian Federation budget for the next fiscal year, as well as through the federal budget in the order and volume defined by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation within the appropriation provided for this purpose by the Federal law on the federal budget for the next fiscal year. The activities of the municipal electoral Commission, territorial Commission, acting on a constant basis and are a legal entity, is financed from the budget of the Russian Federation and (or) local budgets within the appropriation provided for that purpose by the law of the Russian Federation on the subject of the Russian Federation budget for the next financial year and (or) normative legal act of the local self-administration bodies of the local budget for the next fiscal year.
15. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the municipal education and territorial Commission report on the use of the respective budgets allocated to ensure their activities, the holding of elections and referendums, as prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
16. State bodies, local self-government bodies, State and municipal institutions and their officials are obliged to provide assistance in the implementation of the commissions of their powers, in particular on a pro bono basis to provide the necessary facilities, including for storing election documentation and the documentation of the referendum to transfer specified documentation in the archives or destruction upon expiration of the retention periods established by law, to protect the premises and provided specified documentation as well as to provide gratis personnel, vehicles, communications equipment, technical equipment.
16-1. Information on the number of the respective territory voters, voters with disabilities, disability groups indicating submitted as of 1 January and 1 July of each year, the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation: a) on the subjects of the Russian Federation-to the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation;
b) municipalities-Election Commission of constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 06 N 143-FZ) 17. Organization, its Charter (aggregate) capital share (deposit) of the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation and (or) exceeds 30 per cent of the municipalities on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum and their officials are obliged to provide assistance in the implementation of the commissions of their powers, in particular to provide vehicles, communications equipment, technical equipment, premises. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 18. State and municipal organizations engaged in television and/or radio broadcasting, and State and local periodicals are obliged to gratuitously provide commissions airtime for voter education, voters in the manner prescribed by this federal law, other laws, and a printable area for publication of the Commission's decisions and posting other information. The cost of broadcasting organizations and the editorial staff of periodicals shall be made in accordance with the procedure set out in clause 10 of article 50 of this federal law. (As amended by federal law from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 19. State and local self-government bodies, voluntary associations, and organizations of all forms of ownership, including the Organization, carrying out body-and (or) broadcasting (hereinafter referred to as the broadcasting organisation), the editorial printed periodicals, as well as the officials of these bodies and organisations are obliged to provide the commissions with the necessary information and materials to give answers on the treatment of commissions within five days if treatment is received in five days or less before polling day -no later than the day preceding the day of the vote, and if on polling day or on the day following the day of the vote, immediately. The information and materials are provided free of charge commissions. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ), Article 21. The procedure for the formation and status of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation 1. The Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation is a federal government body organizing the preparation and holding of elections, referenda in the Russian Federation in accordance with the competence established by this federal law, other federal laws.
2. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation operates on a permanent basis and is a legal entity.
3. the term of Office of Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall be five years. If the term of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation will expire during the election campaign, during the period from the date of appointment of the referendum of the Russian Federation until the end of the referendum campaign, organized by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, its duration is extended until the end of this election campaign, the referendum campaign. (As amended by federal law from 04.06.2010 N 117-FZ)

4. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation consists of 15 members. Five members of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall be appointed by the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation from among candidates proposed by the factions in other Deputy associations in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, as well as deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. From one Deputy Association in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation may not be assigned to more than one representative. Five members of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall be appointed by the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation from among candidates proposed by the legislative (representative) bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and senior officials of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation (the heads of the highest executive bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation). Five members of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall be appointed by the President of the Russian Federation.
5. the members of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation should have higher professional education. (As amended by federal law from 30.01.2007 N 6-FZ)
6. the members of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation organize work on specific areas of its activities, as defined by the regulations of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, and bear responsibility for results in these areas.
7. the members of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall elect from among its members by secret ballot, the Chairman of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, Deputy Chairman of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation and the Secretary of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation.
8. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation is the Electoral Commission organizing the election in the Federal State authorities, as well as the Commission organizing the referendum, a referendum of the Russian Federation.
9. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation: a) monitored the electoral rights and right to participate in the referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation;
b) organizes the development of regulations of technological equipment (booths, ballot boxes) for precinct election commissions, endorses these standards and monitors their observance, as well as placing an order for the production of technological equipment for the elections in the Federal State authorities, the referendum of the Russian Federation; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)) provides an implementation of the activities related to the preparation and holding of elections, referenda, the development of the electoral system in the Russian Federation, the implementation, operation and development automation tools, legal training voters, training of members of the commissions and other organizers of the elections, referendums, the issuance of necessary printed materials;
g) carries out measures on the Organization of a single allocation of airtime and print area between registered candidates, electoral associations to conduct a pre-election campaign, between the initiative group for the referendum and other voter groups for campaigning on the issues of establishment of the results of the referendum vote, determine the outcome of elections, referenda, as well as the order of publication (promulgation) the outcome of the vote and the results of the elections, referenda, including the telecommunications and information network "Internet"; (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 27.11.2010 N 200-FZ) q) carries out measures on organization of financing the preparation and holding of elections, referenda, allocates funds from the federal budget allocated to financial support for the preparation and holding of elections, referendum, monitors the proper use of such funds;
e) provides legal, methodological, organizational and technical support to the commissions;
f) carries out international cooperation in the area of electoral systems;
w) hears the message of federal bodies of executive power, bodies of executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government on matters related to preparation and holding of elections to the federal bodies of State power and the referendum of the Russian Federation;
and regulations) establishes, in accordance with which made polls, voters and other election documents and documents relating to the preparation and conduct of the referendum;
to) complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of downline commissions and accepts complaints on these (statements) reasoned decisions;
l) exercise other powers in accordance with this federal law, other federal laws.
10. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation considers complaints against decisions and acts (or omissions) of election commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation and their officials who violate citizens ' electoral rights and the right of citizens to vote in elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation, referendums, elections to local self-government bodies, local referendums, in accordance with paragraph 7 of article 75 of this federal law.
11. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation within the appropriation provided to it by the Federal law on the federal budget for the next fiscal year in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation determines the size and establishes the procedure of compensation of employees of the agencies and organizations established to ensure its activities.
12. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, together with the electoral commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation in cooperation with the federal bodies of executive power, bodies of executive power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government and local government officials will organize a State system of registration of voters for the referendum and is involved in the registration of voters for the referendum, including forms and maintains a register of voters for the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12-1. The Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, together with the electoral commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation shall audit the consolidated financial reports and information about receipt and expenditure of funds of political parties monitoring the sources and size of property received by the political parties in the form of entrance and membership fees, donations of citizens and legal persons shall inform the citizens about the results of these checks. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 13. The Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, within the limits of its competence has the right to issue instructions on the uniform application of this federal law, shall be binding.
14. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall have the right to give opinions on the conformity of laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation this federal law and other federal laws governing voting rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation.
15. the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation has an official press organ.
Article 22. General conditions for forming election commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation, the electoral commissions of municipalities, district election commissions, territorial, district commissions 1. The Electoral Commission of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the electoral commissions of municipalities, the District Election Commission, territorial election commissions are formed on the basis of proposals by political parties which have put forward lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the legislative (representative) body of State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. The formation of these election commissions is also carried out on the basis of proposals by political parties, which have nominated their candidates ' lists, whom transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law, other political parties and other public associations. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 12.05.2009 N 94-FZ; from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ; from 20 N 287-FZ)

2. Electoral commissions of municipalities, district electoral commissions on the elections to organs of local self-government, territorial election commissions are formed on the basis of the proposals referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, as well as proposals for electoral coalitions, which have nominated their candidates ' lists admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates in the representative body of the municipality. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. in the event of early termination of powers of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative body of the municipality the right to propose candidates to the electoral commissions of associations, presented lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative body of municipal formation the last convocation When these proposals will be subject to review in the manner provided by paragraph 7 of article 23, paragraph 8 of article 24, paragraphs 7 and 7-1 of article 25, article 26, paragraph 7, article 27, paragraph 5 hereof. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 3-1. In case of early termination of the powers of the Member of the Commission appointed on the nomination of the political party, whose list of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation or in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or in the representative body of the municipal legislature, existing at the time of the early termination of the plenary powers, in accordance with paragraph 7 of article 23, paragraph 8 of article 24 7 points, and the 7-1 of article 25, paragraph 7 of article 26, paragraph 5 of article 27 hereof, the vacant position is replaced by submission of the same political party (if the candidate it presented not later than three days before the expiry of the periods referred to in paragraph 11 of article 29 hereof). (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 3-2. Rights under paragraphs 3 and 3-1 of the present article shall also belong to political parties which have put forward their lists of candidates, which transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law. (Para supplemented by federal law from 12.05.2009 N 94-FZ; (As amended by the federal laws on 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ; from 20 N 287-FZ) 4. The Election Commission can be assigned no more than one representative from each political party, from each electoral associations, other public association. A political party, electoral Association or other public association is not entitled to propose several candidatures for appointment to one of the Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. State and municipal employees cannot constitute more than one half of the total number of members of the Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the municipality, the District Election Commission, territorial Election Commission. This provision may not apply when forming election commissions formed at polling stations in the territories military units located in isolated, far from human settlements, as well as areas outside the territory of the Russian Federation. 6. the authority that assigns to the Commission of a citizen of the Russian Federation in accordance with the requirements of this federal law, shall obtain the written consent specified by a citizen of the Russian Federation to join the Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. If authorized by this federal law, State authorities, local governments, the Commission shall not appoint or part of the composition of the Commission within the period prescribed by law, or if the specified territory public authority, local authority, or if the Commission has not formed, or part of the composition of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation shall be appointed by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the municipal area , urban district, within the territory of the city of federal importance-Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission-Electoral Commission settlement municipal district, a Commission-higher Commission in compliance with the requirements established by this federal law, other law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. The law should include time frames for the formation of commissions and terms for receiving of your proposals on the composition of the commissions. While commissions acting on a permanent basis, the period in which such makers Commission proposals should not be less than one month and for other commissions not less than ten days.
Article 23. The procedure for the formation and powers of the electoral commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation 1. The Electoral Commission of constituent entities of the Russian Federation are State bodies of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, organizing the preparation and conduct of elections and referenda in the Russian Federation in accordance with the competence established by this federal law, other federal laws and laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
2. the Election Commission of the Russian Federation subjects are valid on constant basis and are juridical persons.
3. the term of Office of the election commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation shall be five years. If the term of Office of the Election Commission of the Russian Federation will expire during the election campaign, following the appointment of a referendum and until the end of the referendum campaign, involving the Commission, her term of Office shall be extended until the end of this election campaign, the referendum campaign. This provision does not apply when conducting repeated and additional elections of deputies to the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation. (As amended by federal law from 04.06.2010 N 117-FZ)
4. the number of members of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation with the right to vote shall be established by the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation and may not be less than 10 and more than 14.
5. the formation of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation carried out legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation and the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) on the basis of the proposals referred to in paragraph 1 of article 22 of this federal law, as well as the proposals of the representative bodies of municipalities, the Election Commission of the Russian Federation the previous composition, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. Half of the members of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation shall be appointed by the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the other half-the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation).
7. Legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, and the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) are obliged to designate not less than one half of their number of members to be appointed by the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation on the basis of proposals received: a) political parties, which have nominated their federal lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 g. N 93-FZ; from 12.05.2009 N 94-FZ; from 20 N-FZ) 287 b) political parties which have put forward lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as the political parties, which have nominated their candidates ' lists, whom transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ)

8. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 9. As the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, and the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) are obliged to appoint at least one member of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation on the basis of the proposals of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation.
10. the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation: a) takes place on the territory of the Russian Federation the control over observance of electoral rights and right to participate in the referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation;
b) placing an order for production of technological equipment (booths, ballot boxes) for precinct election commissions, including on instructions from the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation for the elections in the Federal State authorities, the referendum of the Russian Federation; implements on the territory of the Russian Federation monitor the compliance of the process equipment for precinct election commissions; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)) provides on the territory of the Russian Federation implementation activities related to the preparation and holding of elections, referenda, the development of the electoral system in the Russian Federation, the implementation, operation and development automation tools, legal training voters, training of members of the commissions and other organizers of the elections, referendums, the issuance of necessary printed materials;
g) takes place on the territory of the Russian Federation steps to organize a single allocation of airtime and print area between registered candidates, electoral associations to conduct a pre-election campaign, between the initiative group for the referendum and other voter groups for campaigning on the issues of establishment of the results of the referendum vote, determine the outcome of elections, referenda, as well as the procedure of publication of the results of the vote and the results of the elections and referenda; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) d) takes place on the territory of the Russian Federation funding arrangements for preparing and holding the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, referendums in constituent entities of the Russian Federation, distributes the selected from the federal budget, the subject of the Russian Federation funds for financial support for the preparation and holding of elections, referendum, monitors the proper use of such funds;
(e)) shall adopt a record of the territorial commissions;
f) provides legal, methodological, organizational and technical support to subordinate commissions;
w) hears the message the executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government on matters related to preparation and holding of elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum;
and) on behalf of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation establishes rules according to which made polls, voters and other election documents and documents relating to the preparation and conduct of the referendum;
to) complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of downline commissions and accepts complaints on these (statements) reasoned decisions;
l) participates in the Organization of the State system of registration of voters, the referendum and the implementation of the registration, in the formation and maintenance of a register of voters for the referendum; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), l-1) is involved in the verification of the consolidated financial reports and information about receipt and expenditure of funds of political parties monitoring the sources and size of property received by the political parties in the form of entrance and membership fees, donations of citizens and legal persons, to inform citizens of the results of these checks; (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FL) l-2) is on the request of the Electoral Commission of municipal formation the number on the corresponding territory voters, voters with disabilities, indicating the disability groups; (Supplemented by federal law from 06 N 143-FZ) m) exercise other powers in accordance with this federal law, other federal laws, the Constitution (the Charter), the laws of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
11. the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation considers complaints against decisions and acts (or omissions) of electoral commissions municipal districts, urban districts, intracity territories federal cities and their officials who violate citizens ' electoral rights and the right of citizens to vote in elections to local government bodies, local referendums, in accordance with paragraph 7 of article 75 of this federal law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. The Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation may have an official press organ.
Article 24. The procedure for the formation and powers of the electoral commissions of municipalities 1. The Electoral Commission, in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) preparation and holding of elections to local self-government bodies, local referendum, the Election Commission is a municipal entity. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. the Electoral Commission of the municipality is the municipal authority and is not included in the structure of local government.
3. the Charter the Charter of municipal formation(education), normative legal act of the local authority municipal election Commission could be given the status of a legal person. (As amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ)
4. the powers of the Electoral Commission of the municipality by a decision of the corresponding Election Commission of the Russian Federation, adopted on the basis of the treatment of the representative body of the municipality may be attributed to the territorial Commission. In the event of the establishment of the newly formed municipality of powers of the Electoral Commission of the municipality by a decision of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation may be assigned to the territorial Commission. The order entrusting municipal election Commission on territorial Commission in other cases, the absence of a representative body of the municipality shall be determined by the law of the Russian Federation. When vesting powers of the Electoral Commission of the municipality in the territorial Commission territorial Commission membership should not be altered. If in territory of municipal formation(education) formed several territorial commissions, powers of the Electoral Commission of the municipality may be entrusted to one of them. (As amended by the federal laws on 25.12.2008 N 281-FZ; from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ)
5. the term of Office of the municipal election Commission shall be five years. If the term of Office of the municipal election Commission expires during the election campaign, following the appointment of a referendum and until the end of the referendum campaign, involving the Commission, her term of Office shall be extended until the end of this election campaign, the referendum campaign. This provision does not apply when conducting repeated and additional elections of deputies of a representative body of the municipality. The powers of the Electoral Commission of the municipality may be prematurely terminated by the law of the Russian Federation in the case of the conversion of the municipality. The day of premature termination of authority of such Electoral Commission of the municipality is the date of the entry into force of the law of the Russian Federation on the conversion of the municipality. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 g. N 93-FZ; from 04.06.2010 N 117-FZ) 6. The Electoral Commission of the municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance is formed in the number eight, ten or twelve members with the right to vote. Electoral Commission settlement is formed of six, eight or ten members with the right to vote. The number of members of the municipal election Commission shall be established by the Charter of municipal formation(education). (As amended by federal law from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ)

7. the formation of the Electoral Commission of the municipal education representative body of the municipality on the basis of the proposals referred to in paragraph 2 of article 22 of this federal law, the proposals of the Assembly of the electors of the place of residence, work, service learning, as well as the municipal election Commission proposals of the previous composition, the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, and the formation of an Election Commission settlements-also on the basis of proposals by the Electoral Commission of the municipal area, the territorial Commission. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ)
8. Representative body of the municipality shall appoint half of the members of the Electoral Commission of the municipality on the basis of proposals received: (as amended by federal law from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ) and) political parties, which have nominated their federal lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; (As amended by the federal laws from 12.05.2009 g. N 94-FZ; from 20 N-FZ) 287 b) political parties which have put forward lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as the political parties, which have nominated their candidates ' lists, whom transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law; (As amended by federal law from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ)) voter associations, nominated candidates admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates in the representative body of the municipality. (Paragraph as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. Representative of the municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance shall appoint half of the members of the Electoral Commission, municipal district, urban district, the urban territory of the city of Federal significance, on the basis of the proposals of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation. (As amended by federal law from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ) 9-1. Representative body of settlement shall appoint half of the total number of members of the Election Commission on the basis of the settlement proposals, the Electoral Commission of the municipal area, the territorial Commission in the following order: a) if the authority of the Electoral Commission of the municipal area is not assumed by the territorial Commission, two members of the Electoral Commission settlements are appointed on the basis of proposals by the Electoral Commission of the municipal area, the remaining members of the Electoral Commission settlements are appointed on the basis of proposals by the territorial Commission;
b) if the authority of the Electoral Commission of the municipal area are entrusted to the territorial Commission, members of the Electoral Commission settlements are appointed on the basis of proposals by the territorial Commission;
in) if the powers conferred on the Commission, the territorial Election Commission municipal district, members of the Electoral Commission settlements are appointed on the basis of proposals by the Electoral Commission of the municipal area.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ) 9-2. Proposal of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the municipal area, the territorial Commission, referred to in paragraphs 9 and 9-1 of the present article are prepared, taking into account the proposals of public associations, with the exception of public associations referred to in paragraph 8 of this article, taking into account the proposals of the Assembly of the electors of the place of residence, work, service learning, as well as the corresponding Election Commission proposals of municipal formation the previous composition. (Para supplemented by federal law from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ) 9-3. In the case referred to in paragraphs 8, 9, or 9-1 of the present article is not enough proposals to implement paragraphs respectively 8, 9 or 9-1 of the present article, the appointment of the remaining members of the Commission are carried out on the basis of the proposals contained in paragraph 7 of this article. (Para supplemented by federal law from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ) 10. The Electoral Commission of the municipality: (a)) takes place on the territory of the municipality of monitoring observance of electoral rights and the right to participate in the referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation;
b) provides in territory of municipal formation(education) implementation activities related to the preparation and holding of elections to local self-government bodies, local referendums, the issuance of necessary printed materials;
in) takes place on the territory of the municipality of measures to ensure the elections to local government bodies, local referendum compliance with a single allocation of airtime and print area between registered candidates, electoral associations to conduct a pre-election campaign, between the initiative group for the referendum and other voter groups for campaigning on referendum; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) g) takes place on the territory of the municipality of measures to ensure the elections to local government bodies, local referendum respect single handedly establishment of the results of the vote, determining the results of the elections and referenda;
d) takes place on the territory of the municipality of measures to ensure the elections to local government bodies, local referendum respect single handedly publication of the results of the vote and the results of the elections and referenda;
e) takes place on the territory of the municipality of arrangements for the financing of the preparation and holding of elections to local self-government bodies, local referendums, distributes the selected from the local budget and (or) budget of the Russian Federation funds for financial support for the preparation and holding of elections to local self-government bodies, local referendum, monitors the proper use of such funds;
f) provides legal, methodological, organizational and technical support to subordinate commissions;
w) hears the message bodies of local self-government on matters related to preparation and holding of elections to local self-government bodies; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) and) consider complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of downline commissions and Electoral Commission municipal district-complaint (application) the decisions and actions (inactions) Electoral Commission settlements and accepts complaints on these (statements) reasoned decisions; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) to) exercise other powers in accordance with this federal law, other federal laws, the Constitution (the Charter), the laws of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education). (As amended by federal law from 27.12.2009 N 357-FZ), Article 25. The procedure for the formation and powers of district election commissions 1. District election commissions formed in the cases provided for by law, the elections in single member and (or) multi-seat constituencies. Powers of district election commissions can be assigned to other electoral commissions.
2. the term of Office of district election commissions to expire two months from the day of official publication of the election results, if the higher Commission received complaints (applications) on the actions (inaction) of the Commission which had disturbed the order of the vote count, or if you are not on these facts the trial. In the case of an appeal against the outcome of a vote in the territory of the constituency or election results, the powers of the District Election Commission shall be terminated from the date of adoption of the higher Commission decision or from the date of entry into force of a court ruling on the complaint (application). (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. the number of members of district electoral commissions on the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government and the right to vote shall be determined by the law of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 5. (Repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

6. the formation of the district electoral commissions on the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government is carried out by a higher Commission on the basis of the proposals referred to in paragraphs 1 and 2 of article 22 of this federal law, as well as the proposals of the representative bodies of municipalities, voter meetings proposals by place of residence, work, service, training. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. A higher Electoral Commission is obliged to designate not less than one half of the total number of members of district electoral commissions on the elections to bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation on the basis of proposals received: a) political parties, which have nominated their federal lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; (As amended by the federal laws from 12.05.2009 g. N 94-FZ; from 20 N-FZ) 287 b) political parties which have put forward lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as the political parties, which have nominated their candidates ' lists, whom transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law. (As amended by federal law from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ)

(Paragraph as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 7-1. A higher Electoral Commission is obliged to designate not less than one half of the total number of members of the District Election Commission on elections to local self-government bodies on the basis of proposals received: a) political parties, which have nominated their federal lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; (As amended by the federal laws from 12.05.2009 g. N 94-FZ; from 20 N-FZ) 287 b) political parties which have put forward lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as the political parties, which have nominated their candidates ' lists, whom transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law; (As amended by federal law from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ)) voter associations, nominated candidates admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates in the representative body of the respective municipality.

(Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. The District Election Commission: a) implements on the territory electoral district supervision over observance of the electoral rights of citizens of the Russian Federation;
b) cooperates with State authorities, local self-government bodies on issues related to preparation and holding of elections in the electoral district;
in) performs registration of candidates;
g) approves the security bulletin in the electoral district;
d) takes place on the territory of the constituency of measures to ensure the uniform order of voting, counting of votes, establishment of the results of the vote, determining the results of the elections, as well as the procedure of publication of the results of the voting and election results;
e) determines the results of the election in the electoral district;
f) publishes (manifests) in the relevant media coverage of the election results by electoral district;
w) provides legal, organizational and technical support to lower commissions;
and) consider complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of downline commissions and accepts complaints on these (statements) reasoned decisions;
to) exercise other powers in accordance with the law.
Article 26. The procedure for the formation and powers of the territorial commissions 1. The situation of the territorial commissions in the system of State authorities in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation is governed by the laws of the Russian Federation.
2. Territorial commissions are valid on constant basis.
3. the term of Office of the territorial commissions shall be five years. If the term of Office of the territorial Commission expires during the election campaign, following the appointment of a referendum and until the end of the referendum campaign, involving the Commission, her term of Office shall be extended until the end of this election campaign, the referendum campaign. (As amended by federal law from 04.06.2010 N 117-FZ)
4. The law of the Russian Federation of territorial commissions can be given the status of a legal person. The powers of the territorial Commission of the corresponding Election Commission of the Russian Federation, adopted in consultation with the representative body of the municipality may be attributed to the corresponding Election Commission municipal education. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. Territorial commissions are formed of five-fourteen members with the right to vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. the formation of the territorial Commission is carried out by the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation on the basis of the proposals referred to in paragraph 2 of article 22 of this federal law, as well as the proposals of the representative bodies of municipalities, Association of voters at home, work, school, services the territorial commissions of the previous. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation is obliged to designate not less than one half of the total number of members of the territorial proposals of the Commission on the basis of: (a)) of political parties, which have nominated their federal lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; (As amended by the federal laws from 12.05.2009 g. N 94-FZ; from 20 N-FZ) 287 b) political parties which have put forward lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as the political parties, which have nominated their candidates ' lists, whom transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law; (As amended by federal law from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ)) voter associations, nominated candidates admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates in the representative body of the municipality.

(Paragraph as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. Within one administrative-territorial units with a large number of voters might formed several territorial commissions, with the decision on their formation takes the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation on agreement with the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. The Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation shall have the right to form one or more of the territorial commissions to oversee the polling station commissions, formed at polling stations, polling stations in the referendum, educated at courts, polar stations. In cases envisaged by federal law, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall have the right to form one or more of the territorial commissions to oversee the polling station commissions, formed at polling stations, stations of the referendum formed outside the territory of the Russian Federation.
9. the territorial Commission: a) of the respective territory carries out the control over observance of electoral rights and right to participate in the referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation;
b) ensures compliance with regulations or guidelines in the relevant jurisdictions of technological equipment (booths, ballot boxes) for precinct election commissions; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)) provides a relevant territory the activities associated with the preparation and holding of elections, referenda, the development of the electoral system in the Russian Federation, the implementation, operation and development automation tools, legal training voters, training of members of the commissions and other organizers of the elections and referenda;
g) takes place on the territory concerned measures to observe single handedly establishment of the results of the vote;
d) distributes the selected it from the federal budget, the subject of the Russian Federation funds for financial support for the preparation and holding of elections, referendum, monitors the proper use of such funds;
e) provides technical, organizational and technical support to lower commissions;

f) hears a message to the executive authorities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government on matters related to preparation and holding of elections, referendum;
w) investigates complaints (applications) on the decisions and actions (inactivity) of downline commissions and accepts complaints on these (statements) reasoned decisions;
and) exercise other powers in accordance with this federal law, other federal laws, the Constitution (the Charter), the laws of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
Article 27. The procedure for the formation and powers of the precinct commissions 1. Election commissions are formed during the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign in the terms established by law, to ensure the process of voting, voters and counting of votes for the referendum. At the local elections, when conducting a local referendum powers of the Electoral Commission may be entrusted to a Commission, operating within the boundaries of the electoral district, site of the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. the term of Office of the Election Commission expires in ten days from the day of official publication of the results of elections, referendum, if higher Commission received complaints (applications) on the actions (inaction) of the Commission, which had violated the order of voting and (or) procedure for counting votes, or if you are not on these facts the trial. In the case of an appeal against the outcome of the vote at the appropriate polling station, site of the Referendum Commission's powers shall be terminated from the date of adoption of the higher Commission decision or from the date of entry into force of a court ruling on the complaint (application). (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. the number of precinct election commissions ' members with the right to vote shall be determined by law.
4. formation of precinct Election Commission is carried out by a higher Commission on the basis of the proposals referred to in paragraph 2 of article 22 of this federal law, as well as the proposals of the representative organ of municipal education, gatherings of voters at home, work, service, training. The law may provide for the formation of the Electoral Commission at a polling station, site of the referendum formed on the ship in the voyage or at the polar station, as well as outside the territory of the Russian Federation, the relevant officials. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. Parent Commission must appoint at least one half of the total number of members of the Election Commission on the basis of proposals received: a) political parties, which have nominated their federal lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; (As amended by the federal laws from 12.05.2009 g. N 94-FZ; from 20 N-FZ) 287 b) political parties which have put forward lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as the political parties, which have nominated their candidates ' lists, whom transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law; (As amended by federal law from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ)) voter associations, nominated candidates admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates in the representative body of the municipality.

(Paragraph as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. the local Commission: a) informs the public about the address and phone number of the Electoral Commission, its work, and also on the day, time and place of voting;
b) refines the list of voters for the referendum, produces voters to acquaint voters with this list considers applications about errors and inaccuracies in this list and decide issues of making appropriate changes;
in) provides training premises for voting, ballot boxes and other equipment;
g) ensures that voters registered on electoral candidates, registered associations, candidates, informing voters about the issues of the referendum on the basis of information received from the parent Commission; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) d) supervises observance in the territory of the constituency, the modalities of the referendum campaigning, campaigning on referendum;
e) throws otkrepitel′nye;
f) organizes at a polling station, site of the referendum vote on election day, as well as early voting;
w) conducts the counting of votes, sets the voting results in the polling station, site of the referendum, is the voting results Protocol and passes it to the territorial Commission;
and the outcome of the vote at) announces a polling station, station referendum and issues certified copies of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote to persons exercising monitoring vote; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) to) deal with complaints within its competence (Declaration) on violation of this federal law, other laws and accepts complaints on these (statements) reasoned decisions;
l) (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) m) provides storage and transfer to higher Commission documents related to the preparation and conduct of elections, referendum;
h) exercise other powers in accordance with the law.
Article 28. Organization of work of the commissions 1. The work of the commissions is carried out collectively.
2. Authorize the Commission to begin its work, if its composition is formed by not less than two thirds of the whole.
3. the Commission, acting on a permanent basis, going to its first meeting not later than on the fifteenth day after the issuance of the decision on the appointment of its members with the right to vote, but not before the day of the expiration of the term of Office of the previous Commission. In doing so, the Commission must be assigned at least two thirds of the members of the Commission. On the day of the first meeting of the Commission of the new composition of the Commission's powers of the previous ended. The term of Office of the Commission shall commence from the day of its first meeting. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. The Chairman of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation shall be elected by secret ballot at its first meeting, from among the members of the Election Commission with the power to vote on a proposal by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation.
5. The Chairman of the Electoral Commission of the municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance shall be elected by secret ballot at its first meeting, from among the members of the Election Commission with the power to vote in the following order: (as amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) and proposals) in the presence of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, proposed by the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation;
b) in the absence of proposals to the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation-on proposals made by members of the Election Commission, municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, with the right to vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 5-1. The Chairman of the Electoral Commission settlement was elected by secret ballot at its first meeting, from among the members of the Commission with the right to vote on the basis of a proposal by the Electoral Commission of the municipal area, and if the Electoral Commission not established municipal region, on the basis of a proposal by the territorial Commission. In the absence of such a proposal, the Chairman of the Electoral Commission settlement is elected on the basis of proposals from members of the Electoral Commission settlement with the right to vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. If the proposed Electoral Commission, the candidacy for the Chairperson of the Commission will be rejected, the Electoral Commission, on a proposal which, in accordance with paragraphs 4, 5 and 5-1 of the present article it is elected, shall propose a new candidate from among the members of the Commission with the right to vote.
7. the Chairmen of the district, territorial and polling station commissions are appointed from among the members with the right to vote and dismissed by the directly higher commissions.
8. the Vice-Chairman and the Secretary of the Commission shall be elected by secret ballot at its first meeting, from among the members of the Commission with the right to vote.

9. the meetings of the Commission shall be convened by its Chairperson as needed. The meeting also takes place at the request of not less than one third of the number of members of the Commission with the right to vote.
10. a member of the Commission with the right to vote must be present at all meetings of the Commission.
11. a meeting of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation is qualified if attended by at least ten members of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation with the right to vote. A meeting of the Commission is qualified if attended by a majority of the membership of the Commission with the right to vote.
12. the Commission, at the request of any of its members, as well as any Member present at a meeting of the parent Commission obliged to vote on any matters falling within its competence and the Commission at the meeting in accordance with the approved agenda.
13. The decision of the Commission to elect, on the appointment or dismissal of the Chairman, the Vice-Chairman, the Secretary of the Commission, as well as making proposals on candidates for the posts of financial support, preparation and carrying out elections, referendum, on registration of candidates, lists of candidates, and to apply to the Court with a statement about the cancellation of their registration, on the outcome of the vote or on the results of elections, referendum , on the recognition of the elections, the referendum invalid or null and void, the conducting of a repeated voting or elections, repealing the decision of the Commission in the manner provided for in paragraph 11 of article 20 and paragraphs 6 and 7 of article 75 of this federal law, shall be taken by a majority vote at a meeting of the Commission from among the members of the Commission with the right to vote. Decision on the dismissal of the Chairman, the Vice-Chairman, the Secretary of the Commission, substitute the posts as a result of the election, taken by secret ballot (except in the case of dismissal of the personal statement), with the election of a new President, Vice-President, Secretary of the Board shall be as provided for in paragraphs 4, 5, 5-1, 6 and 8 of this article. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 14. The Commission's decisions on other issues shall be taken by a majority of votes from the number of members of the Commission with the right to vote.
15. in adopting the Commission's decision in the case of an equal number of votes of the members of the Commission with the right of decisive vote cast "for" and "against", the voice of the Chairman of the Commission (the Chairman of the meeting) shall be decisive.
16. Decisions of the Commission are signed by the Chairman and Secretary of the Commission (Chairperson of the meeting and the Secretary of the meeting).
17. the members of the Commission with the right to vote, dissenting from the decision of the Commission is entitled to present a dissenting opinion in writing, to be reflected in the Protocol the Commission and annexed to its decision in respect of which this view is set out. If specified, in accordance with the law, the Commission's decision is subject to publication (promulgation), dissenting opinion should be published (announced) in the same manner as the decision of the Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 18. The Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the electoral commissions of municipalities, territorial commissions, on a continuous basis and which are legal entities, have the apparatus, structure, and States which are specified by the commissions themselves. Employees of the apparatus of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation are Federal Government employees. Replacement workers apparatus of election commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation, of the territorial commissions, election commissions of municipalities, acting on a constant basis and are juridical persons, public service posts, respectively, the Russian Federation, municipal service is governed by the laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, statutes of municipalities and other normative legal acts of local self-government bodies. Level of material (including size and kinds of salaries and other payments) and social security replacement posts of State or municipal workers service vehicles with the commissions in federal laws and other regulatory legal acts of the Russian Federation, laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, normative legal acts of local self-government bodies. The federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government shall take the necessary measures for the physical and social security (including health care, sanatorium-resort, housing and domestic, pension benefits and other types of) employees vehicles commissions.
19. The Commission may engage citizens to perform work related to preparation and holding of elections, referendum, as well as the powers of the commissions, under civil law contracts. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 29. The status of members of the commissions 1. Members of the commissions, with the right to vote may not be: a) stateless persons in the Russian Federation, as well as citizens of the Russian Federation, have nationality of a foreign State or a residence permit or other document confirming the right of residence of a citizen of the Russian Federation on the territory of a foreign State; (As amended by federal law from 25.07.2006 N 128-FZ) b) citizens of the Russian Federation recognized by a court decision that has entered into legal force, incapacitated, partially capable;
citizens of the Russian Federation), 18 years of age;
g) deputies of the legislative (representative) organs of State power, bodies of local self-government;
d) elected officials as well as heads of local administrations; (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 02 N 40-FZ) e) judges, prosecutors;
f) at the relevant election candidates, their proxies and delegates, delegates and Trustees of electoral associations which have nominated candidates; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) w) on the respective referendums members and authorized representatives of the initiative group for the referendum;
and at the relevant election) referenda commissions member with the right of deliberative vote;
to the relevant elections) spouses and close relatives of candidates close relatives spouses of candidates;
l) persons who are directly subordinate to the candidates;
m), derived from the composition of the commissions, as well as those who have lost their powers of Commission members with the right to vote as a result of the disbanding of the Commission (with the exception of persons in respect of whom the Court found no fault for the errors made by the Commission of violations), within five years from the date of entry into force of a court decision; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) n) persons having and removed from the outstanding convictions, as well as those subjected to judicial order administrative punishment for violation of the legislation on elections and referendums within one year from the date of entry into force of a court decision (judgement) concerning the appointment of the administrative punishment. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. The provisions of subparagraphs "f", "k" and "l" paragraph 1 of this article shall not apply to the members of the precinct, the territorial and district election commissions, if the candidate is nominated or is registered in another constituency.
3. Under the direct subordination of the present Federal Act refers to service relationship between Manager and subordinate, in which the head has powerfully against a subordinate authority conferred, i.e. has the right hiring and firing a subordinate or within the authority have the right to give him orders and directives are binding, encourage and apply disciplinary sanctions.
4. a member of the Commission with the right to vote may not be in the same elections, referendums at the same time a member of a Commission with the power to vote.
5. the term of Office of the members of the Commission with the right of decisive vote will expire at the termination of the powers of the Commission, to which they belong.
6. a Board member with the right to vote is relieved of her duties as a member of the Commission before the expiry of his term of Office by a decision of the authority, the body that appointed him, in the case of:

as a member of the Commission) feeder statements in writing about abdicating their powers. The statement may not be filed in the period beginning ten days before election day and ending on the day of the establishment of the results of the vote, determine the results of elections, referendum, except when it is filed in connection with subjected to circumstances: a heavy illness, persistent disorder of health of members of the Commission, his close relatives; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) b) appearance of the grounds provided for in paragraphs 1 and 4 of this article, except in the case of suspension of a member of the Commission, pursuant to paragraph 7 of this article, and in cases provided for in subparagraphs "a", "b" and "h" of paragraph 1 of this article.
7. the powers of the Member of the Commission with the power to vote on a full-time (regular) basis, in the case of the grounds contemplated in subparagraph f of paragraph 1 of this article, shall be suspended by a decision of the Commission concerned, if such suspension will not lead to the fact that the Commission will remain in the unauthorized structure. If the suspension of powers of the Member of the Commission would ensure that the Commission will remain in the unauthorized structure, the powers of such member of the Commission shall be terminated by a decision of the authority, the body that appointed him.
8. the powers of the Member of the Commission with the right to vote shall be terminated immediately in case of: (a) loss of Board member) citizenship of the Russian Federation, the acquisition of the citizenship of a foreign State or of obtaining a residence permit or other document confirming the right of residence of a citizen of the Russian Federation on the territory of a foreign State; (As amended by federal law from 25.07.2006 N 128-FZ) b) comes into force, in respect of the conviction of a member of the Commission or of the Court decision (judgement) concerning the appointment of the administrative penalties for violation of the legislation on elections and referendums;
in recognition of the members of the Commission) by a court decision that has entered into legal force, incapable, of limited dispositive capacity, missing or dead;
g) member of the Commission;
d) recognition of the members of the Commission by a court decision that has entered into legal force, based on the application of the relevant Commission systematically failed to carry out their duties;
e) entry into force of the court verdict on the dissolution of the Commission in accordance with article 31 of the present Federal law. (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. If the body, which had appointed a member of the Commission decides on the premature termination of the powers of the Member of the Commission, within one month, and during the campaign period, the period from the date of the appointment until the end of the referendum campaign, the referendum within ten days from the date of receipt in the body of the statement of a member of the Commission resigns in writing of its powers or the emergence of other grounds, not to enable it to perform its duties , the decision about the termination of powers of the Member of the Commission was adopted by the Commission, to which it belongs, within three days from the date of expiry of the current period.
11. the authority, which had appointed a member of the Commission shall appoint a new Member of the Commission, instead of leaving the circumstances specified in paragraphs 6 and 8 of this article not later than in a month, and during the campaign period, the period from the date of the appointment until the end of the referendum campaign a referendum no later than ten days from the date of its disposal in accordance with the requirements of paragraph 4 of article 21 articles 22-27 of this federal law. In the event of failure to comply with this requirement, a new Member of the Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall appoint the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of federal importance-Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission settlements-Electoral Commission of the municipal area (if such a Commission is not formed, the territorial Commission), a Commission-higher Commission in compliance with the requirements established by this federal law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. The Chairman, Vice-Chairman and Secretary of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Chairman, the Vice-Chairman and the Secretary of the Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the President or the Secretary of a Commission, acting on a permanent basis and is a legal entity in the relevant Commission work on a permanent (full-time) basis. The Chairman of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation should have higher professional education. (As amended by federal law from 20.04.2007 N 62-FZ) 13. Other than those specified in paragraph 12 of this article, members of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation with a casting vote may work in the Commission on a regular (full-time) basis.
14. An opportunity to work on a permanent (full-time) other than those specified in paragraph 12 of this article, members of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation with a casting vote, members of the municipal election Commission, territorial Commission, acting on a constant basis and which are legal entities with the right to vote, as well as the size and types of salaries of the members of these commissions with a casting vote, working on a full-time (regular) basis other payments to those members of the Commission will be governed by the laws, other regulatory legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, statutes of municipalities, normative legal acts of local self-government bodies.
15. A member of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation with a casting vote, working in the Commission on a regular (full-time) basis, supersedes the public office of the Russian Federation. Member of the Election Commission of the Russian Federation with a casting vote, working in the Commission on a regular (full-time) basis, a member of the Electoral Commission, acting on a permanent basis and is a legal person, with the right to vote, in accordance with the law will supersede, other normative legal acts of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education), other normative legal acts of the local self-administration bodies respectively State post in constituent entities of the Russian Federation , municipal post. These persons cannot replace other positions in government agencies, State bodies, local self-government bodies, entrepreneurial and other paid activity, except teaching, scientific and other creative activities. While teaching, scientific and other creative activities cannot be financed entirely from funds of foreign States, international organizations and foreign organizations, foreign citizens and persons without citizenship, unless otherwise stipulated by an international treaty of the Russian Federation or the legislation of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02.03.2007 N 24-FZ; on 25.12.2008 N 274-FZ) 15-1. Member of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, as well as a member of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, serving on the Commission for a permanent (full-time) basis, a member of the Electoral Commission, acting on a permanent basis and is a legal entity, a Commission on a permanent (full-time) basis, is prohibited from: (a)) be included in the governance, fiduciary or advisory boards and other bodies operating in the territory of the Russian Federation foreign non-profit non-governmental organizations and their structural subdivisions unless otherwise stipulated by an international treaty of the Russian Federation or the legislation of the Russian Federation;
b) receive in connection with the performance of his duties is not stipulated by the legislation of the Russian Federation (loans, cash and other rewards, services, entertainment, recreation, transportation costs) from physical and legal persons. Gifts received as a member of the Electoral Commission in connection with the Protocol activities, official travel and other official activities are recognized federally owned, respectively, owned by the subject of the Russian Federation, municipal property and transferred to a member of the Electoral Commission Act to the corresponding Election Commission, except for the cases stipulated by the legislation of the Russian Federation. Member of the Election Commission, passed a gift received by him in connection with the protocol event on official business and with other official event can redeem in the manner prescribed by normative legal acts of the Russian Federation;

in) travel in connection with the performance of his duties outside the territory of the Russian Federation at the expense of the funds of individuals and legal entities, except for official travel carried out in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation, the Russian Federation's international treaties or agreements on a reciprocal basis, of bodies of State power, bodies of local self-government with public authorities (bodies) of foreign States, international organizations and foreign organizations;
g) use for purposes not connected with the performance of his duties, a means of logistic, financial and information intended for the performance;
d) disclose or use for purposes not connected with the performance of his duties, information, classified in accordance with the Federal Law restricted information or proprietary information, which became known to them in connection with the performance of his duties.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 274-FZ) 15-2. If the possession of a member of the Electoral Commission, cited in paragraph 15-1 of this article, income-generating securities, shares (shares of participation in the Charter capital of organizations) may lead to a conflict of interest, he is obliged to transfer these securities owned, shares (shares in authorized capitals of organizations) in trust in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 25.12.2008 N 274-FZ) 16. The federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government shall take the necessary measures for the physical and social security (including health care, sanatorium-resort, housing and domestic, pension benefits and other types of) persons referred to in paragraphs 12-14 of this article. Level of material security (including size and kinds of salaries and other payments) and welfare of a member of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, working in the Commission on a regular (full-time) basis, should not be lower than the level of material and social guarantees prescribed for persons employed in public positions of the Russian Federation to the federal body of executive power; Member of the Election Commission of the Russian Federation, working in the Commission on a regular (full-time) basis-not below the level of material and social guarantees prescribed for persons employed in public positions in constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the legislative (representative) or executive body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation; a member of the territorial commissions working in the Commission on a regular (full-time) basis-not below the level of material and social guarantees prescribed for persons employed in senior positions of the civil service of the Russian Federation in the executive body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or in its territorial authority; Member of the Election Commission of the municipal education working in the Commission on a regular (full-time) basis-not below the level of material and social guarantees prescribed for persons holding municipal posts in the representative body of the municipality. Size and types of salaries of these persons, as well as the size and types of other specified persons are accordingly defined by federal laws and other regulatory legal acts of the Russian Federation, laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, statutes of municipalities and other normative legal acts of local self-government bodies. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 16-1. Persons zameŝavšim public posts of Chairman, Vice-Chairmen, Secretary-General and members of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation with a casting vote, working in the Commission on a regular (full-time) basis, whose term of office expired in connection with the termination of the authority of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, to which they belonged, and not appointed members of a new composition of the Commission, for the period of employment or pension design (but no more than three months from the date of expiry of the term) is paid under occupied posts remuneration and medical conditions persist, sanatorium-resort and housing services (including family members). These persons, zameŝavšim public posts of Chairman, Vice-Chairmen, Secretary-General and members of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation with a casting vote, working in the Commission on a regular (full-time) basis, is kept uninterrupted service, provided that the interval between the expiry of their term of Office the day and day of the new job or placing a pension does not exceed three months. Guarantees for members of other electoral commissions operating on a permanent basis and are legal entities with the right to vote, work in these commissions on a regular (full-time) basis, establishes the laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 17. Member of the Commission with the right to vote may be additional remuneration (compensation) for the work of the Commission on the preparation and conduct of the elections, the referendum. The Member of the Commission with the right to vote, released on the basis of a submission to the Commission of the substantive work during the preparation and holding of elections, referendum, remains the main place of work (position) and compensation for the period during which he was released from the work area. Sizes and order the payment of compensation and extra pay (remuneration) shall be established by the Commission, organizing relevant elections, referendum, through and within the limits of the budgetary funds allocated for the holding of these elections, referendum.
18. decisions regarding the institution of criminal proceedings against a member of a Commission with the power to vote, bringing him in as defendant in a criminal case shall be taken by the head of the investigative body of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation on the subject of the Russian Federation. The petition before the Court regarding the election as preventive detention against a member of the Commission with the right to vote may be instituted with the consent of the head of the investigative body of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation on the subject of the Russian Federation. Member of the Commission with the right to vote cannot be subjected to an administrative penalty imposed by the courts without the consent of the Prosecutor of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the federal laws on 24.07.2007 N 214-FZ; from 28.12.2010. N 404-FZ) 18-1. The decision to institute criminal proceedings against a member of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation with a casting vote, the Chairman of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, attracting them as defendants accepted Chairman of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation. The petition before the Court regarding the election as preventive detention against a member of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation with a casting vote, the Chairman of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation may be instituted with the consent of the Chairman of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation. Member of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation with a casting vote, the Chairman of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation shall not be subject to administrative punishment, imposed by judicial procedure without the consent of the Attorney-General of the Russian Federation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 24.07.2007 N 214-FZ) (As amended by the Federal law dated 28.12.2010. N 404-FZ) 19. Member of the Commission with the right to vote until the end of his term of Office, Member of the Commission with the right of deliberative vote during the election campaign, the referendum campaign cannot be dismissed from their work at the employer's initiative or without their consent, transferred to another job.

20. a candidate, electoral Association nominated list of candidates, from the date of submission of the documents to the Election Commission to register a candidate list of candidates may appoint one member of the Electoral Commission with the right of a deliberative vote and, in the case of candidate registration, the list of candidates, one member of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote in every inferior Election Commission. Selective Association nominated registered candidates (candidates) on one-mandatory (multi-mandate) constituency is entitled to appoint one member of the higher (relative to the Election Commission registering a candidate (candidates) the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote. Each electoral Association may appoint Election Commission not more than one member of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 21. The initiative group for the referendum, electoral Association, lists of candidates which have been admitted to the distribution of seats in the legislative (representative) public authority, the representative body of the municipal level of the referendum or legislative (representative) body of a higher level, as well as political parties, lists of candidates which transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law After the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum shall be entitled to assign to the appropriate subordinate referendum Commission and one member of the Referendum Commission with the right of deliberative vote. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 12.05.2009 N 94-FZ; from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ; from 20 N 287-FZ) 21-1. Members of the commissions with the right of deliberative vote cannot be assigned to persons referred to in subparagraphs "a", "b"-"e" paragraph 1 of this article, the citizens of the Russian Federation recognized by a court decision that has entered into legal force, incapacitated, the members of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, workers commissions, Trustees apparatus candidates, electoral coalitions, as well as replacement command positions in military units, military organizations and institutions. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), 21-2. Members with the right to vote, authorized by the relevant commissions make up protocols on administrative offences in accordance with the code of the Russian Federation on administrative offences. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 22. Member of the Commission with the right of deliberative vote has equal rights with a member of the Commission with the right to vote on questions of preparation and carrying out elections, referendum, except the right to: (a)) to issue and sign the ballot papers, otkrepitel′nye;
b) to participate in the sorting, counting of ballots and the payment;
in) draw up a report on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum;
g) vote when deciding on an issue related to the competence of the Commission, and to sign the decision of the Commission;
d) make up protocols on administrative offences. (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) the provisions of this paragraph may not serve as grounds for refusal of the Member of the Commission with the right of deliberative vote present when committing the action specified in this paragraph.
23. a Board member with the right to vote and a member of the Commission with the right of deliberative vote: a) in advance of the meetings of the relevant parts of the Commission;
b) has the right to speak at a meeting of the Commission to make proposals on issues within the competence of the Commission concerned, and require the holding of a vote on these issues;
in) may pose to other participants in the meetings of the Commission in accordance with the agenda and receive answers on the merits;
g) have the right to acquaint themselves with documents and materials (including lists of voters, voters with signup sheets, financial reports of candidates and electoral associations and bulletins), directly related to the elections, referendum, including documents and materials on machine-readable carriers, appropriate and downline commissions and obtain copies of these documents and materials (excluding ballots, absentee ballots, voter lists, voters, sheets and other documents and materials containing confidential information related to such in the manner laid down by federal law) to require assurances these copies; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) d) has the right to verify the correctness of counting on voter lists, voters in the number of people voting in the correctness of sorting on candidates, electoral coalitions, variants of the answer to the question of a referendum; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) e) shall have the right to appeal against the actions (inaction) of the Commission to the appropriate higher Commission or in court.
24. the term of Office of members of the Election Commission, acting on a permanent basis with the right of deliberative vote, nominated candidates who were elected, electoral associations which candidates were admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates and political parties, lists of candidates which transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law, continues until the end of the registration of candidates, lists of candidates at the next election in the same body or on the same post. The powers of the remaining members of the Electoral Commission, acting on a permanent basis with the right of deliberative vote shall be terminated on the last day of the relevant campaign. The powers of members of other electoral commissions, as well as members of the Commission with the right of a deliberative vote referendum stopped simultaneously with the termination of the powers of the commissions. If the candidate denied registration and electoral Association in the register a list of candidates or candidate registration, the list of candidates cancelled or abolished the powers of the members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote, assigned to such a candidate, the electoral Union, raising such a candidate, the list of candidates shall be terminated accordingly from the date of refusal, cancellation or withdrawal, and if the decision on refusal of registration appealed in court, as from the date of entry into force of the Court decision on the legality of the refusal to register. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 12.05.2009 N 94-FZ; from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ; from 20 N 287-FZ) 25. Member of the Commission with the right of deliberative vote during the period covered by his mandate, has established this article rights related to the preparation and the conduct of all elections and referenda, in which the Commission participates.
26. the powers of the Member of the Commission with the right of a deliberative vote can be terminated by a decision of the person or body to appoint the members of the Commission, and handed over to another person.
27. For candidates who were elected for electoral coalitions, lists of candidates which were admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates and political parties, lists of candidates which transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law, during the term of Office of the deputies, the official right to the appointment of members of the election commissions, acting on a constant basis with the right of deliberative vote including instead of the retired members. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 12.05.2009 N 94-FZ; from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ; from 20 N 287-FZ) Article 30. Transparency in the activities of the commissions

1. at all meetings of the Commission, as well as in the calculation of votes of participants in the referendum and the implementation of divisional, territorial commissions working with lists of voters, voters with ballots, absentee balloters have arrived, identity protocols on the outcome of the vote is entitled to be present members of higher commissions and employees their machines, PhD, registered this or a higher Commission, or its trustee, authorized representative or trustee electoral associations, a list of candidates which registered this or a higher Commission , or a candidate from this list, or an authorized representative, Member of the initiative group for the referendum. For attendance at meetings of the Commission and its work with the specified electoral documents, documents related to the preparation and holding of the referendum, these persons do not need additional permission. The Commission must ensure the ability to alert and free access of these persons to its meetings and to the premises in which the counting of the votes, the voters, are working with the specified electoral documents, documents related to the preparation and holding of the referendum. At all meetings of the Commission and its work with these documents, as well as when counting the votes, the voters have a right to be attended by representatives of the media. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. the decisions of the commissions are directly associated with the preparation and holding of elections, referendum, published in State or municipal periodicals or brought to the attention of voters, voters in some other manner, and also sent in other media in the amount and within the time limits established by law. When you publish (bringing to the attention of) the outcome of the election commissions, containing information about the candidates, are not subject to the publication of series and number of the Passport applicant or successor document passport, date of issue, the name or code of the authority which issued the passport or any other document replacing passport and instead address the candidate indicates the name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, district, city or other locality, where is his place of residence. (As amended by federal law from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ)
3. Since the beginning of the work of the Election Commission on election day, as well as in the days of early voting and to the communication of the adoption by the higher Commission Protocol on the outcome of the vote, as well as during the repeated counting of votes of voters at polling stations, stations of the referendum may attend the persons referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, as well as observers, foreign (International) observers.
4. at holding of elections observer can be assigned to a registered candidate, the electoral Union, designating a registered candidate, registered candidates, electoral association registered list of candidates. The law may provide for the possibility of appointing observers in other associations. When a referendum observer can be assigned to the initiative group for the referendum, the public association, which must be created and registered at the level of the referendum, or at a higher level. Observers cannot be assigned to elected officials, members of Parliament, senior officials of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation (the heads of the highest executive bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation), heads of local administrations, persons in their immediate subordinate, judges, prosecutors, members of a Commission with the power to vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. access to the premises of the polling station Commission formed at a polling station, site of the referendum formed a military unit, closed administrative-territorial entity, hospital, sanitarium, rest home, detention of suspects and accused persons, as well as the premises for voting at the polling station, site of the referendum must be provided to all members of the Electoral Commission, persons referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, observers. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. observers, foreign (International) observers shall be entitled to be present in other commissions in their early voting, the outcome of the vote, determining the outcome of elections, drafting of the relevant protocols on the outcome of the vote, the results of the elections, as well as during the repeated counting of votes of the voters.
7. the powers of the observers should be certified in a direction in writing given to the registered candidate or his election agent, the electoral Union, a public association, the initiative group for the referendum, which is the observer. In the direction of the surname, name and patronymic of the observer, the address of his place of residence, the number of the polling station, the Referendum Commission's name, where the observer is sent, and also writes about the absence of restrictions imposed by paragraph 4 of this article. Specify any additional information about the observer, and in the case of sending observer candidate, his confidant, the initiative group for the referendum and the seal are required. Direction really upon presentation of passport or passport of the citizen. Advance notice of the direction the observer is not required. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. the document referred to in paragraph 7 of this article may be brought in the precinct Commission during the period specified in paragraph 3 of this article, the territorial or other Commission-in the period of early voting, either in the period from early voting at polling stations, stations of a referendum before the end of the compilation of the final Protocol of the respective territory. With the simultaneous exercise of authority observer indoors Commission premises for voting two or more observers representing the interests of one candidate registered electoral associations, public association, the initiative group for the referendum. Not allowed any other than established by this federal law, limitations on the presence of observers at the vote, monitoring the voting, the counting of the votes of electors, voters, drawing up protocols on the outcome of the vote, as well as issuing copies of protocols on the outcome of the vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. observers shall be entitled to: (a)) get acquainted with voters, voters lists, registry issuing absentee ballots which the absentee balloters have arrived in the Commission of the identity registry statements (downloads) for voting outside the premise for voting; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) b) reside in the premises for voting the corresponding polling station, a referendum on election day, as well as in the days of early voting at any time during the period specified in paragraph 3 of this article;
b-1) to monitor the issuance of ballots to voters, the referendum participants; (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)) to be present at the voting of the electorate, voters outside the premises for voting;
g) observe a count of the number of citizens that have been made in the lists of voters, voters, ballots issued to voters referendum participants cancelled ballots; observe the counting of votes of voters at the polling station, site of the referendum at a distance and in conditions providing visibility to them contained in the ballot papers of voters, voters stamp; familiarize with any filled or unfilled bulletin when counting the votes, the voters; Watch the drawing up by the Commission on the results of voting protocol and other documents within the period specified in paragraph 3 of this article;
d) access to the Chairman of the Electoral Commission, and in case of his absence to face his replacement, with suggestions and comments on the Organization of voting;
(e)) to be acquainted with the relevant Commission protocols, lower commissions on the results of the vote, the results of elections, referendum and attached documents to them, to receive from the relevant Commission certified copies of these records and documents or make copies of the protocols; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

f) wearing a badge with the designation indicating their status and their family name, first name and patronymic, as well as the surname, name and patronymic of a registered candidate or electoral associations, public association, which sent an observer to the Commission. The law may provide that the shape of the badge is set by the Commission, organizing elections, referendum; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) w) appeal in accordance with article 75 of this federal law, actions (inaction) of the Commission to a higher Commission, Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation or in court;
and when again) to attend the counting of the votes, the voters in their respective commissions.
10. the observer shall not have the right to: (a)) to issue voters, members of the referendum ballot papers;
b) have to sign for a voter referendum party, including its request to receive newsletters;
in) to fill in for a voter referendum party, including his request, bulletins;
g) undertake actions that violate the secrecy of the ballot;
d) to participate directly in the members of the Commission with the right of decisive vote counting of ballots;
(e)) take actions that interfere with the work of the Commission;
f) to campaign among voters for the referendum;
w) to participate in the relevant Commission decisions.
11. Media representatives taking part in providing coverage for preparation and carrying out elections, referendum, may: a.) attend the meetings of the commissions;
b) acquaint themselves with the record of the Election Commission on the outcome of the vote, as well as with other commissions protocols on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum, including compiled again, to receive from the Commission a copy of the protocols and documents annexed;
in) to attend campaign events highlight them;
g) reside in the premises for voting on polling day, in the days of early voting, as well as produce a photo-and a video shooting. (Paragraph as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. Certification of copies of the protocols and other documents produced by the Chairman of the commissions, or the Vice-Chairman or the Secretary of the relevant Commission. When this person zaverâûŝee a copy of the document on the specified copy writes: "True" or "true copy", signs, indicates your surname and initials, the date and time of the assurances and copies shall stamp the relevant Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 13. Foreign (International) observers are permitted to enter the Russian Federation in the manner laid down by federal law, and when there is an invitation of public authorities, commissions, organizing elections, referendum, shall be accredited by the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation. Activity of foreign (International) observers shall be governed by federal law.
Article 31. The disbanding of the Commission 1. The Commission may be dissolved by a Court of jurisdiction, respectively, paragraph 2 of article 75 of this federal law, in the following cases: (a) breach by the Commission) citizens ' electoral rights, the right of citizens to take part in the referendum, led to the recognition of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation in the manner prescribed by this federal law, other law (including on the basis of a court decision), invalidated the results of the voting on the relevant territory or election results , a referendum;
b) default by the Commission's decision of the Court or to the parent Commission, decisions of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the municipal area, taken in accordance with paragraph 7 of article 75 of this federal law; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) in the Commission's responsibility for failure to comply) appointment of the elections led to the appointment of the Provisional Election Commission election in the manner prescribed by paragraph 9 of article 10 hereof. (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. a statement in court about the disbandment of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall have the right to request a group of not less than one third of the total membership of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation or the deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
3. a statement in court about the dissolution of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation shall have the right to request a group of not less than one third of the total membership of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation or the deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, a group of Deputies numbering not less than one third of the total number of the deputies of the legislative (representative) body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, a group of Deputies any of the elected chambers of the body of at least one third of the total number of deputies of the Chamber as well as the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. a statement in court to disband the district electoral commissions on the elections to the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation shall have the right to request the Group of Deputies numbering not less than one third of the total number of the deputies of the legislative (representative) body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation or a group of any of the elected chambers of the body of at least one third of the total number of deputies of the Chamber as well as the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation. A statement to the Court about the dissolution of the Electoral Commission of the municipality, the District Election Commission for elections to the representative body of the municipality, territorial Election Commission shall have the right to request the Group of Deputies numbering not less than one third of the total number of Deputies corresponding legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, a group of Deputies any of the elected chambers of the body of at least one third of the total number of deputies of the Chamber or a group of Deputies corresponding representative organ of municipal formation of at least one third of the total number of members of this body or the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, or the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, and a statement about the dissolution of the Electoral Commission settlements also the corresponding Election Commission municipal district. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. Application to the Court to disband the Commission organizing the election, referendum, may be filed in the aftermath of the election campaign, the referendum campaign, but not later than three months from the date of the end of the election campaign, the referendum campaign. Application to the Court to disband a Commission may be filed not later than 30 days before the polling day, or after the end of the election campaign, the referendum campaign, but not later than three months from the day of the grounds for the dissolution of the Commission. At conducting of a repeated voting the statement in court about the dissolution of the Electoral Commission may also be filed in the period after the establishment of the results of the voting at this station, but not later than seven days before the day of voting.
6. a statement of the disbandment of the Commission shall be considered immediately and the decision thereon shall be made not later than 14 days, and during the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign-not later than three days from the date of submission of the application. The case of the dissolution of the Commission before the Court in a collegial manner.
7. In case the Court has decided to disband the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation is formed by the Commission pursuant to article 21 hereof.
8. In the case of a court decision on the dissolution of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation during the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation forms in compliance with the requirements of paragraph 1 of article 29 hereof the interim Election Commission of the Russian Federation in its new composition. At the end of the period of the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation is formed by the State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in accordance with the provisions of articles 22 and 23 of this federal law.

9. In the case of a court decision on the dissolution of the Electoral Commission of the municipality during the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation forms in compliance with the requirements of paragraph 1 of article 29 of this federal law, the corresponding temporary Commission in its new composition. At the end of the election campaign, the referendum campaign Electoral Commission of the municipality is formed by the representative body of the municipality in accordance with the requirements provided for in articles 22 and 24 of this federal law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. In the case the Court has decided to disband other than those specified in paragraphs 8 and 9 of this article, these commissions commissions are formed in a new composition by higher commissions during the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign in compliance with the requirements of paragraph 1 of article 29 hereof, as at the end of the period of the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign in accordance with the provisions of articles 22, 25, 26 of this federal law.
11. Interim Commission must be formed not later than three days after the entry into force of the Court's decision to disband the Commission. Outside the period of the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign, the new Commission must be formed not later than one month from the date of entry into force of the Court's decision to disband the Commission (from the end of the election campaign, the referendum campaign). The first meeting of such commissions shall be convened by the authority, they generated. The powers of the interim Commission starts from the date of its first meeting and terminated within the period set by its generating Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. The disbanding of the Commission shall not entail termination of Office of the members of the Commission concerned with the right of deliberative vote.
Chapter v. GUARANTEES of CITIZENS ' RIGHTS in the nomination and REGISTRATION of CANDIDATES, the REFERENDUM INITIATIVE Article 32. The right of nomination of candidates 1. Citizens of the Russian Federation, nuclear passive suffrage, may be nominated directly or as part of the list of candidates in accordance with this federal law, other law.
2. direct nomination of candidates may be made through self-nomination, nominating the electoral Union. Self-nomination of a candidate for the post of the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) may be provided by law of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 02 N 40-FZ)
3. nomination of candidates to the composition of the list of candidates can be carried out by a political party, which under federal law the right to participate in elections or its regional office or other structural subdivision in accordance with federal law, the right to participate in elections at an appropriate level. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ) 3-1. If the Constitution, Charter, law of the Russian Federation stipulates that the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative body of the municipality of all parliamentary seats are distributed between the lists of candidates in proportion to the number of votes received by each of the lists of candidates, the law of the Russian Federation guarantees shall be provided for the realization of the right of citizens of the Russian Federation which are not members of electoral associations to be elected deputies, respectively the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation , a representative body of the municipality. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. a citizen of the Russian Federation, gave the position of President of the Russian Federation and prematurely terminated pursuant to the powers of the President of the Russian Federation in case of resignation, resistant to the inability for health reasons to exercise his powers or dismissal may not be nominated for the election scheduled in connection with the specified circumstances.
5. (repealed-Federal Act of 12 g N 159-FZ) 5-1. A citizen of the Russian Federation's principal officer of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) and detached from the post by the President of the Russian Federation for two years, calculated from the date of entry into force of the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation to remove him from Office before the day of appointment and election of the Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) cannot be put forward as a candidate for the position in any of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ) 5-2. A citizen of the Russian Federation's principal officer of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) and prematurely terminated the authority in connection with the resignation of his own volition or in connection with the expression it mistrust the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation may not be nominated for the election scheduled in connection with the circumstances, except in the case of under paragraph 5-3 of the present article. (Para supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ) 5-3. A citizen of the Russian Federation, with authority of the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) and claimed these powers for at least one year, with the consent of the President of the Russian Federation may be nominated for the election of the Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation), if these elections are scheduled in connection with early termination of the specified authority under subparagraph of item 1 of article 19 of the Federal law of October 6, 1999 year N 184-FZ "on general principles of organization of legislative (representative) and executive bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation". (Para supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ)

6. a citizen of the Russian Federation's head of municipal formation and ceased with the post resigned of their own accord, including on his Deputy or on other elected Office, replacement which is incompatible with the status of head of the municipality, or detached from the post of head of the municipality of the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) may not be nominated for the election scheduled in connection with the specified circumstances. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. When conducting repeated and by-elections to fill vacant parliamentary mandate in the current legislative (representative) public authority, the representative body of the municipality may not be nominated as a candidate, the incumbent mp (member) of the body. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. Can not be nominated, a citizen of the Russian Federation does not have passive suffrage in the relevant election.
9. a candidate cannot be nominated for the same elections in several constituencies. This rule does not apply when the nomination of a candidate the same electoral Association simultaneously at the same election for a single (or multi-mandate) constituency and in the composition of the list of candidates. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. The candidate may not give consent to be nominated at the same election more than one initiator extension.
Article 33. Conditions of nomination of candidates 1. To nominate a candidate (candidates), including a list of candidates, the Electoral Commission notified in accordance with the law. (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)

2. The corresponding Election Commission considered to be informed of the nomination of the candidate, and the candidate is considered advanced, acquires the rights and obligations of a candidate under this federal law, other law, after receiving her statements in writing nominated person's consent to run for in the corresponding electoral district with a commitment if elected to cease activities incompatible with the status of Deputy or replacement another elective office. The statement shall indicate the full name, date and place of birth, place of residence, series, number and date of issue of the passport or passport of the citizen of the name or code of the authority which issued the passport or any other document replacing passport, citizenship, education, work or service position (if there is no principal place of business or service-occupation). If the candidate is Deputy and performs his duties on a part-time basis, the application must include the particulars about this and the name of the corresponding representative body. The candidate has the right to specify by declaration of belonging to a political party or not more than one other public association, registered no later than one year prior to polling day in accordance with the law, and their status in this political party, public association, subject to the submission, together with the statement of the document confirming the information and officially certified the permanent management body of the political party other public association or authorized the Charter of political parties, other public associations the permanent management body of a structural unit of a political party or other public association. Together with the statement of the candidate is a copy of the passport or document substituting another, passport copies specified in the application information on education, the main place of work or service of Yalta (occupation), as well as the fact that the candidate is Deputy. (As amended by the federal laws from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ) 2-1. In the case of candidate appeal and outstanding conviction in the declaration provided for in paragraph 2 of this article, you specify information about the criminal records of the candidate. (As amended by federal law from 25.07.2006 N 128-FZ)
3. Together with the statement referred to in paragraph 2 of this article to the corresponding Election Commission should be presented information about the amount and sources of income of the candidate (each candidate from the list of candidates), as well as on property owned by the applicant (each candidate from the list of candidates) on the right of ownership (including co-ownership), on deposits in banks, securities. This information shall be submitted on the form according to annex 1 to the present Federal law, which may include additional information if it is required by federal law. Federal law may provide for the need to provide information about the amount and sources of income and assets of the spouse of the candidate. A candidate for the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) also provides information about the amount and sources of income and assets of their spouse and minor children in the manner prescribed by law. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ; from 02 N 40-FZ) 4. At elections of deputies of representative bodies of municipalities, under which constituencies shall be formed in accordance with the average norm of representation of voters, not exceeding five thousand voters, candidates are not required to submit to the corresponding Election Commission information referred to in paragraph 3 of this article, unless otherwise provided by law of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. the documents referred to in paragraphs 1, 2 and 3 of this article, the candidate (except the candidate nominated by the list of candidates) must submit in person. The documents referred to in paragraphs 1, 2 and 3 of this article may be submitted, at the request of the candidate, other persons in cases where a candidate is sick, is contained in the places of detention of suspects and accused persons (the authenticity of the signature of the candidate in writing on the statement shall be certified by a notary or by the administration of in-patient medical facility in which the candidate is treated, the administration of the institution in which detained suspects or accused persons) other cases stipulated by the Federal law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 5-1. In the case of nomination, including a list of candidates, a person who is disabled and therefore do not have the opportunity to write an application for consent to run for in the corresponding electoral district, assure the sign-up sheet, fill or assure other documents stipulated by law, the person concerned shall have the right to use the assistance of another person. While the authority of the person providing assistance in completing or certification of the documents referred to in paragraphs 2 and 3 of this article shall be notarially certified. (Para supplemented by federal law from 06 N 143-FZ)
6. the Electoral Commission makes a submission validation information about candidates, submitted in accordance with paragraphs 2, 2-1 and 3 of this article, the relevant organs, which are obliged to report on the results of the verification of the information submitted in accordance with paragraphs 2 and 2-1 of this article within ten days, and information submitted in accordance with paragraph 3 of this article within 20 days. If the specified view submitted for ten days or less before polling day, the relevant authorities should report on the results of the verification within the term set by the Election Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. the Electoral Commission shall bring to the attention of voters information about the candidates, presented with their nomination, to the extent prescribed by organizing elections by the Electoral Commission.
8. the Electoral Commission directs the media information about the identified facts submitted unreliable information candidates.
9. The statutory period, including nomination of candidates, as well as the collection of voters ' signatures in support of the nomination or other forms of support for the nomination, in elections to the Federal State authorities shall not be less than 40 days (when early elections-not less than 30 days), when elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation not less than 30 days, when the local elections-not less than 20 days. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) article 34. Self-nomination candidates 1. Self-nomination of candidates is done by notifying the election commissions that will be candidates, followed by the collection of signatures in support of the self-nomination candidates, except in the case provided for in paragraph 17 of article 38 hereof. (As amended by the federal laws from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) 2. Federal law may provide that support self-nomination of a candidate, you must also create a group of voters with a certain number of participants.
Article 35. The nomination of candidates, lists of candidates electoral associations (as amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ dated December 30, 2008) 1. Electoral Association may nominate candidates, lists of candidates. In the single-mandate electoral constituency Association may nominate one candidate. In multi-member electoral constituency Association shall have the right to nominate a candidate for each deputy mandate, subject to the replacement in the district. In a single constituency electoral Association has the right to nominate one list of candidates, and elections the electoral officer-one candidate. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ)

1-1. The law of the Russian Federation can be provided for the nomination of candidates to the electoral Association (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies, list that determines what single (multi-mandate) constituency is nominated each candidate (hereinafter referred to as the list of candidates (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies). In this case, the law of the Russian Federation can also be provided for certification of a list of candidates (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies organizing elections by the Electoral Commission. (Para supplemented by federal law from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ)
2. nomination of candidates, lists of candidates of political parties is carried out in accordance with the Federal law "on political parties". Nomination of candidates in other public associations is carried out at the congresses (conferences and meetings) these public associations, their regional or local offices of the secret ballot, as well as compliance with other requirements of the Federal law for the nomination of candidates for political parties. (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ) 2-1. On the election of members of representative bodies of municipal entities registered in accordance with the law of associations that are not political parties, their subdivisions shall have the right to propose for inclusion in the lists of candidates put forward by electoral associations. The inclusion of such candidates in the lists of candidates shall be made in the manner prescribed by the Federal law "on political parties". (Para supplemented by federal law from 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ)
3. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 4. (Repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 6. (Repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 8. (Repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. federal body of executive power, authorized to exercise functions in the area of registration of public associations and political parties, its territorial bodies form a list of political parties, other public associations and eligible in accordance with the Federal law "on political parties" and this federal law to participate in the elections as an electoral Association, as of the date of the official promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the election and not later than three days from the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of election published the list in State or municipal periodicals and placed it in the information and telecommunications network, the Internet, as well as in the same period, send the list in Electoral Commission organizing the election. In elections to the federal bodies of State power in the specified list includes political parties that have the right in accordance with the Federal law "on political parties" to take part in the elections. In the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the list included political parties, their respective regional offices, entitled in accordance with the Federal law "on political parties" to take part in the elections. At the local elections in the list included political parties, their respective regional offices and other subdivisions, entitled in accordance with the Federal law "on political parties" to take part in elections, as well as other public associations that meet the requirements of article 25, subparagraph 2 hereof, and their respective subdivisions. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ; from 27.11.2010 N 200-FZ) 10. The name of the electoral Union is the name specified in the document of State registration of electoral associations, issued by the federal body of executive power, authorized to perform functions in the area of registration of public associations. Name of electoral associations which is not a legal entity, the name is specified in the decision on its establishment. (As amended by the federal laws from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ; from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) 11. (Repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. In the cases and pursuant to procedure provided by law, the electoral Association may submit to the corresponding Election Commission its emblem, a description of which is contained in its Charter. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 13. Change the names and emblems of electoral associations after the submission of names and emblems of the corresponding Election Commission not allowed. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 14. List of candidates nominated by the selective Association is represented in the Electoral Commission organizing the election, together with the documents referred to in paragraphs 2 and 3 of article 33 hereof. At the same time to the list of candidates in Electoral Commission officially appear to be specified with a certified permanent management body of a political party, its regional office or other structural units of the citizens included in the list corresponds to the list of candidates and are members of this political party. If, in accordance with the Federal law "on political parties" in the list of candidates included candidacies proposed by the public association, not a political party, or its structural subdivision, in specified Electoral Commission are also notarially certified copy of the agreement under paragraph 1-1 article 26 of the Federal law "on political parties", and a list of citizens included under this agreement, the list of candidates. The law may provide that along with the list of candidates the electoral Association represents and other documents related to the extension of the list of candidates. While the law may not be the obligation to produce a copy of the Statute of the political party. The Electoral Commission within three days of receiving the list of candidates nominated by the assured the electoral Union. The Federal law can be a different term to the list of candidates. Grounds for denial of certification candidates list are the absence of documents specified in the law, failure to nominate a list of candidates provided by the Federal law "on political parties", this federal law. (As amended by the federal laws of 12.07.2006 N 106-FZ; from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ; from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ; from 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) 14-1. In the case of nomination of candidates to the electoral Association (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies and the need, in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation his assurance organizing election Election Commission authorized representative electoral Association represents in organizing elections to the Election Commission the following documents: (a)) list of candidates (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies, which shall include the surname, forename and patronymic of each candidate included therein, date and place of birth , address of residence, series, number and date of issue of the passport or passport of the citizen of the name or code of the authority which issued the passport or any other document replacing passport, as well as the number and/or name odnomandatnogo (mnogomandatnogo) the electoral district for which the candidate is being nominated;
b) certified by an authorized representative of the electoral Association a copy of the passport of every candidate or passport document of a citizen;
in) the decision on the appointment of an authorized representative of electoral associations which indicates his surname, name and patronymic, date of birth, residential address, series, number and date of issue of the passport or passport of the citizen of the principal place of work or service position (if there is no principal place of business or employment service);
g) notarized copy of the document of State registration of electoral associations, issued by the federal body of executive power, authorized to perform functions in the area of registration of public associations, and if selective merging is not a legal entity, the decision establishing it. The law of the Russian Federation may be a different way of the identity of the specified document; (As amended by the Federal law of 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ)

d) for public associations (with the exception of political parties, their regional offices and other structural subdivisions)-a copy of the Charter of the public association, attested by the permanent management body of the public association; (As amended by the Federal law of 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) e) decision of the Congress political party (Conference or general meeting of its regional office, the general meeting of a structural unit of a political party, and in cases stipulated by the Federal law "on political parties", the corresponding body of a political party, its regional office or other structural units), the Congress (Conference) a public association it regional or local Office on the nomination of candidates (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies list;
f) a document certifying the harmonization with the relevant body of the political party or other public association candidates nominated as candidates, if such a harmonization envisaged by the Charter of political parties, other public associations.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ) 14-2. Organizing elections, the Electoral Commission within three days of receiving the documents referred to in paragraph 14-1 of the present article, shall take a decision on the certification of the list of candidates (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies or refuse his assurance that must be motivated. Grounds for denial of certification list are the absence of documents provided by subparagraphs "a", "b"-"f" paragraph 14-1 of the present article, failure to nominate candidates, stipulated by the Federal law "on political parties", this federal law. The absence of a certified by an authorized representative of the electoral Association a copy of the Passport applicant or successor document, passport under subparagraph b of paragraph 1 of this article-14, is the reason for the exclusion of organizing elections by the Election Commission a candidate from a list of candidates (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies to his assurances. (Para supplemented by federal law from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ) 14-3. The decision of organizing elections to the Election Commission about the assurance of the list of candidates (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies with a copy of the certified list or on refusal to accept the certification is issued to the authorized representative electoral associations within one day from the date of adoption of the relevant decision. In the same period a decision on certification list with copies of the certified list (certified statements from the list) are sent to organizing elections by the Electoral Commission in the relevant district electoral commissions. The candidates included in the certified list of candidates for single-seat (multi-member) constituencies are in accordance with paragraph 5 of article 33 hereof in the District Election Commission documents referred to in paragraphs 2 and 3 of article 33 hereof. (Para supplemented by federal law from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ) 14-4. The list of candidates, the list of candidates in single-seat constituencies (multi-member) appears in organizing election Election Commission paper on the form approved by the Commission. The list of candidates, the list of candidates in single-seat constituencies (multi-member) needs to be flashed, numbered (except list compiled on one sheet), certified by the signature of the authorized representative of the electoral and printing electoral Association (if selective Association is a legal entity). (Para supplemented by federal law from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ), 14-5. Elections in single member constituencies (multi-member) if the law of the Russian Federation certification is not provided the list of candidates (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies, in addition to the documents referred to in paragraphs 2 and 3 of article 33 of this federal law, candidates are in accordance with paragraph 5 of article 33 hereof in the District Election Commission the following documents: (a) a notarized copy of the document) on the State registration of electoral associations issued by the federal body of executive power, authorized to perform functions in the area of registration of public associations, and if selective merging is not a legal entity, the decision establishing it. The law of the Russian Federation may be a different way of the identity of the specified document; (As amended by the Federal law of 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) b) for public associations (with the exception of political parties, their regional offices and other structural subdivisions)-a copy of the Charter of the public association, attested by the permanent management body of the public association; (As amended by the Federal law of 23/07/2011 N 259-FL)) decision of the Congress political party (Conference or general meeting of its regional office, the general meeting of a structural unit of a political party, and in cases stipulated by the Federal law "on political parties", the corresponding body of a political party, its regional office or other structural units), the Congress (Conference) a public association it regional or local offices to nominate a candidate for the corresponding single (multi-mandate) constituency;
g) a document certifying the harmonization with the relevant body of the political party or other public association nominations, nominated as a candidate if such harmonization envisaged by the Charter of political parties, other public associations.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ) 14-6. If selective Association nominated candidates for several single-seat and (or) multi-seat constituencies, the Electoral Commission that the registration of candidates, the documents specified in subparagraphs a and b of paragraph 14-5 of this article may provide authorized representative electoral Association or the first who introduced the candidate nominated by the electoral Union. In such a case, the other candidates nominated by the selective Association documents specified in subparagraphs a and b of paragraph 14-5 of this article, in the same Election Commission may not be. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) 15. After the submission of the list of candidates to the Election Commission, its composition and the procedure for the placement of candidates may not be altered, except for changes resulting from retirement (including exceptions) candidates. The law may provide that the electoral Union with the consent of the candidate nominated by the selective Association on one-mandatory (multi-mandate) constituency is entitled to change the electoral constituency for which the candidate was originally nominated. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 16. At least half of the seats in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or one of its Chambers are distributed between the lists of candidates put forward by election coalitions, in proportion to the number of votes received by each of the lists of candidates. The law of the Russian Federation may be required for admission to such distribution of Deputy mandates the minimum percentage of votes received by the list of candidates, which may not be more than 7 per cent of voters who took part in voting. While the minimum percentage of votes must be installed so that the distribution of Deputy mandates were allowed at least two lists of candidates obtaining in aggregate more than 50 per cent of voters who took part in voting. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

17. If the law of the Russian Federation required for admission to the distribution of seats in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation the minimum percentage of votes exceeds 5 per cent of voters who took part in voting, the Act should provide for the transfer of Deputy mandates lists of candidates who received less than the minimum percentage, but not less than 5 per cent of the number of votes who took part in voting, and not admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates. In accordance with the law of the Russian Federation each list of candidates is transmitted one Deputy mandate. This provision does not apply, if the law of the Russian Federation specified minimum percentage is 5 per cent or less of the number of voters who took part in voting. (Para supplemented by federal law from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ) 18. At least half of the seats in the elected representative body of municipal elections municipal district, urban district with the number 20 or more deputies are distributed between the lists of candidates put forward by election coalitions, in proportion to the number of votes received by each of the lists of candidates. The law of the Russian Federation may be required for admission to such distribution of Deputy mandates the minimum percentage of votes received by the list of candidates, which may not be more than 5 per cent of voters who took part in voting. While the minimum percentage of votes must be installed so that the distribution of Deputy mandates were allowed at least two lists of candidates obtaining in aggregate more than 50 per cent of voters who took part in voting. (Para supplemented by federal law from 20.03.2011 N 38-FZ) Article 36. How to implement the initiative of holding a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum 1. Every citizen of the Russian Federation or group of citizens who have the right to participate in appropriate referendum, the right to form a leading group on the referendum in an amount not less than 20 people eligible to vote in the referendum, the referendum initiative in constituent entities of the Russian Federation and at least 10 people for conducting a local referendum initiative. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. the referendum initiative is drawn to the Election Commission, at the appropriate level, which after the date of the initiative group acts as a referendum Commission, an application for registration of the group.
3. The petition for the referendum initiative group shall contain the question (questions) proposed (proposed) the initiative group for the referendum should be listed last name, first name, date and place of birth, series, number and date of issue of the passport or passport of the citizen of the name or code of the issuing authority as well as the address of the place of residence of each Member of the initiative group and individuals authorized to act on its behalf in the territory where you plan to hold a referendum. Application of the initiative group must be signed by all members of the specified group.
4. The application shall be accompanied by the minutes of the meeting of the initiative group for the referendum, which adopted the decision on nomination of the referendum initiative.
5. the Commission referred to in paragraph 2 of this article, within 15 days from the date of receipt of the petition for the referendum initiative group had an obligation to consider the petition and the documents attached to it and make a decision: If these motions and documents with the requirements of this federal law, the Constitution (Statute), law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education)-about the direction of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or in the representative body of municipal formation(education) authorized in accordance with the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) decide on conducting a referendum; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), otherwise the refusal in registration of an initiative group.
6. the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or the representative body of the municipality shall verify the conformity of the question proposed for the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum, the requirements of article 12 hereof, in the manner and within the time limits established by law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education). When this validation period may not exceed 20 days from the date of receipt of the respective body motions, the initiative group for holding a referendum and the enclosed documents. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation not later than five days from the date of receipt of the petition for the referendum initiative group of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation and the enclosed documents is obliged to notify about this initiative of the President of the Russian Federation, the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Russian Federation and the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. If the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or representative organ of municipal education recognizes that the question of referendum, meets the requirements of article 12 hereof, the Commission referred to in paragraph 2 of this article carries out registration of the initiative group for the referendum, gives her a registration certificate, as well as reports about it in the media. Decision on registration of the initiative group for the referendum was adopted in fifteen days of recognition of legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or representative organ of municipal education compliance issue for the referendum, the requirements of article 12 hereof. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. The registration certificate, the form of which shall be approved by the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation and which is issued by the initiative group for the referendum, valid for the period fixed by the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education).
10. in the event of a dispute about competence, in connection with the initiative of holding a referendum of the Russian Federation, the President of the Russian Federation, the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Russian Federation shall have the right to offer to the authority, had that issue, referendum, meets the requirements of article 12 hereof, to create a Conciliation Commission. In the work of the Conciliation Commission shall have the right to participate the representatives of the initiative group for the referendum of the Russian Federation. At the time of the Conciliation Commission within the time limit specified in paragraph 8 of this article shall be suspended.
11. If the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or the representative body of the municipality acknowledges that the referendum question does not meet the requirements of article 12 hereof, the Commission referred to in paragraph 2 of this article, to deny the referendum initiative group registration. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. In case of failure of the initiative group for the referendum to register it to the relevant Commission decision is issued, stating the grounds for refusal.
13. the failure of the referendum initiative group registration can only be a violation of the initiative group of the Constitution of the Russian Federation, federal laws, the Constitution of laws of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education). Refusal to register may be appealed in accordance with the provisions of article 75 of this federal law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 37. Collection of signatures in support of the nomination of candidates, initiative for a referendum (as amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-FZ)

1. In support of the nomination of candidates, the referendum initiative can gather signatures of voters, voters in a manner to be determined by the law. The number of signatures required for the registration of candidates is 0.5 per cent of the number of voters registered in the constituency, in accordance with paragraph 10 of article 16 hereof, except in the case provided for in paragraph 1-1 of this article, but may not be less than 10 signatures. The number of signatures must be collected to support the initiative of holding a referendum of the Russian Federation, shall be established by law and may not exceed 2 per cent of the number of voters registered on the territory of the holding of a referendum in accordance with paragraph 10 of article 16 hereof; the number of signatures must be collected to support the initiative of holding local referendum shall be established by law and may not exceed 5 per cent of the number of voters registered on the territory of the holding of a referendum in accordance with paragraph 10 of article 16 hereof, but shall not be less than 25 signatures. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 02 N 40-FZ; from 02 N 41-ФЗ) 1-1. Statutory subject of the Russian Federation the number of signatures needed to register the candidate nominated by self-nomination to a post of the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation), may not be less than 0.5 per cent and more than 2 per cent of the number of voters registered in the constituency, in accordance with paragraph 10 of article 16 hereof. (Para supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ)
2. The number of signatures required for the registration of candidates in a multi-member constituency is 0.5 per cent of the number of voters registered in the constituency, divided by the number of seats, but may not be less than 10 signatures. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-FZ)
3. Federal laws may be installed to collect signatures of voters quota in the territory of one subject of the Russian Federation in elections in federal agencies.
4. the establishment of quotas on collecting signatures of voters in elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum on part of the territory of the Russian Federation, part of the territory of the municipality is not allowed.
5. Subscription sheets shall be made at the expense of the corresponding election fund, Fund referendum. In elections to the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, when proposing the referendum initiatives of the Russian Federation signatures can be collected from the date of payment of manufacturing sheets. At the local elections, when proposing the initiative to hold a local referendum signatures can be collected on the day following the day of notification of the Commission on nomination of the candidate, the registration of the initiative group for the referendum. The legal subject of the Russian Federation period, which may be collected signatures in support of the initiative of holding a referendum of the Russian Federation, must not be less than 30 days, a period that can be collected signatures in support of the initiative to hold a local referendum, at least 20 days. (As amended by the federal laws from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 02 N 41-FZ)
6. Signatures may meet only among voters, having the active right to vote in the electoral district in which the candidate has been nominated, or among the participants in the referendum, with the right to participate in the corresponding referendum. Participation of State authorities, local self-government bodies, government organizations regardless of form of ownership, institutions, members of electoral commissions with a casting vote in the signature collection, as well as coercion of voters, voters in the process of gathering signatures and their reward for making a signature are not allowed. Collecting signatures in the workplace, College, in the process and in the field of salary, pensions, benefits, scholarships and other social payments, as well as in the provision of charitable assistance is prohibited. Signatures collected in violation of the provisions of this paragraph shall be null and void. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 02 N 41-ФЗ) 7. The right to collect signatures for the referendum belongs to the citizen of the Russian Federation, the age at the time of signature collection 18 years of age and is not a recognized incapable by court. The candidate, an authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum may conclude with a person engaged in the collection of voters ' signatures for the referendum, the Treaty to collect signatures. Payment of this work is carried out only by means of the election fund of the candidate, the referendum Fund, created by the initiative group for the referendum. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 23/07/2011 N 259-FL; from 02 N 41-ФЗ) 8. The shape of the LISTSERV to collect voters ' signatures in support of the nomination (self-nomination) candidates for the position of President of the Russian Federation, the procedure for filling and assurances to verify voters ' signatures and the founding of recognition of signatures of voters to be unreliable and (or) invalid are set by federal law. Signature sheets to collect voters ' signatures in support of the self-nomination of candidates to deputies of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation are made and executed in form according to annex 5 to the present Federal law, in support of the nomination (self-nomination) candidates for the position of head of the municipality-in accordance with annex 6 to this federal law, in support of the nomination (self-nomination) candidates in deputies of a representative body of municipal formation-according to annex 8 to the present Federal law. Signature sheets to collect voters ' signatures in support of the self-nomination of a candidate for the post of the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) are made and executed by the form in accordance with annex 10 to the present Federal law. The shape of the LISTSERV with signatures of voters in support of the nomination of the members of the electoral body of local self-government, its filling and assurances to verify voters ' signatures and the founding of recognition of signatures of voters to be unreliable and/or void shall be established by law of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the federal laws from 23/07/2011 N 259-FL; from 02 N 40-FZ; from 02 N 41-ФЗ) 9. In the event that a candidate for the post of the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation), candidate of legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, a candidate for the post of head of the municipality, a candidate for Deputy of a representative body of the municipality, which are indicated in the data sheet of the newspaper appeal and advanced subscription outstanding conviction worksheet to specify details about the conviction of a candidate. If a candidate for the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation), candidate of legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, candidate for the post of head of the municipality, a candidate for Deputy of a representative body of the municipality, the details of which are contained in document sheet, a statement of consent to run for the organ of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation , organ of local self-government, in accordance with paragraph 2 of article 33 of this federal law indicated their affiliation to a political party or other public association and its status in this political party or this public association, this information shall be indicated in the subscription list. (As amended by the federal laws from 23/07/2011 N 259-FL; from 02 N 40-FZ)

10. In the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, when proposing the referendum initiatives of the Russian Federation in document sheet contains the number of the special electoral accounts special account fund referendum, which paid manufacturing sheets. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) 11. A voter referendum party put in the newspaper sheet to sign and date it, as well as indicate their surname, name, patronymic, year of birth (at the age of 18 years on polling day-day and month of birth), residential address, series, number of the passport or document substituting another Passport. Data about a voter, party referendum aimed at newspaper sheet to sign and date it, may be in the sign-up sheet at the request of the voter, party referendum by a person engaged in the collection of signatures in support of a candidate, the referendum initiative. These data are entered only handwritten way, with the use of pencils is not allowed. Sign and date the voter referendum party put himself. The voter has the right to sign in support of the nomination of the various candidates, but only once to support the same candidate. The referendum party has the right to sign in support of the same referendum initiative only once. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 12. Each subscription sheet shall be certified by the signature of the person responsible for collecting signatures for the referendum. Notarizing LISTSERV person overseeing the collection of voters ' signatures of voters, indicates your surname, name and patronymic, date of birth, place of residence, the series number and date of issue of the passport or passport of the citizen, the name or code of the issuing authority as well as puts his signature and the date of its submission. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) 13. Each subscription sheet with signatures of voters in support of the nomination (self-nomination) candidates must be certified as a candidate. Each subscription sheet with signatures of voters in support of the referendum must be certified by an authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum. Notarizing LISTSERV, Ph.d., an authorized representative of the initiative group for holding a referendum on the contrary their surname, name and patronymic single-handedly put his signature and the date of its submission. Federal law may stipulate certification LISTSERV Trustee candidate, and in the case referred to in paragraph 16 of article 38 of this federal law, the authorized representative of a political party. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 14. When collecting signatures in support of the nomination of the candidate, the referendum initiative allowed filling LISTSERV on the front and back sides. While the downside is a continuation of the front side with a single numbering signatures, and zaveritel′nye entries are on the reverse side of the LISTSERV directly after the last voter signatures. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 15. After graduating from collecting signatures a candidate, authorized representatives of the initiative group for the referendum count the total number of collected signatures of voters and are duplicate Protocol on the results of collecting signatures on a form prescribed by the Commission organizing the election, referendum. Each instance of a protocol signed by an authorized representative of the applicant, respectively, the initiative group for the referendum. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 16. In subscription sheets shall be submitted to the Commission and must be numbered form. Together with the subscription sheets in the Commission on the outcome of the protocol appears to be gathering signatures on paper in duplicate and in machine readable form. The law may provide that the electoral process in the organ of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, when proposing the referendum initiatives of the Russian Federation candidate, the initiative group for the referendum are obliged to draw up and submit to the Commission a list of the persons engaged in gathering signatures for the referendum, notarially certify information about people engaged in collecting signatures and signatures of these individuals, as well as to submit to the Commission a list of those persons in machine readable form on the form established by the Commission organizing the election, referendum. The law cannot be provided for the submission of the list of persons engaged in the collection of voters ' signatures, if all signatures were collected by the candidate made directly in support of his candidacy. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) (As amended by the federal laws on 02 N 40-FZ; from 02 N 41-ФЗ) 17. In the elections of the Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) in support of the nomination of candidates gather signatures of deputies of representative bodies of municipalities and (or) elected in the municipal elections of Heads of municipalities. The number of these signatures is defined by the law of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation in accordance with the Federal law of October 6, 1999 N 184-FZ "on general principles of organization of legislative (representative) and executive bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation". These signatures can be collected from the date of the nomination of the candidate to the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation). (Para supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ) 18. A Deputy of a representative body of municipal formation and (or) elected in the municipal elections, the head of the municipal education put their signature on a sheet of support of the candidate to the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) (hereinafter-sheet support). In sheet support candidate surname, name and patronymic of the candidate, the date of his birth, principal place of business or services, post it was (in case of absence of the principal place of business or employment service); the name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the area of the city, a place, where is the place of residence of the candidate; information on nomination of the candidate (nominated by a political party or its regional office (the name of a political party or its regional offices) or through self-nomination); in the case of the successful candidate and outstanding conviction appeal-criminal record of a candidate. Support candidate worksheet also indicates the name, surname and date of birth of the Deputy of a representative body of the municipality or municipal education heads whose signature; the name of the representative body of the municipality, whose Deputy is the person, or the name of the signer of the post of head of the municipality, which is the signer's face; the name of the municipality. A Deputy of a representative body of the municipality or municipal education head single-handedly puts his signature, and also specifies the date and time of its affixing. The authenticity of the signature on a sheet support candidate must be notarially certified. (Para supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ) 19. Candidate support sheets are submitted as a candidate for the Election Commission of the Russian Federation lump together with other documents necessary for registration of the candidate. At the same time to the Election Commission of the Russian Federation appears to be signed by the candidate list of the persons who put their signatures in support of the candidate, sheets containing information about the candidate and his supporters of persons referred to in paragraph 18 of this article. The Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation within three days from the date of presentation of the list of issues his regional public periodic printed publication or post on its website in the information and telecommunication network "Internet". (Para supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ)

20. The number of signatures of deputies of representative bodies of municipalities and (or) elected in the municipal elections of Heads of municipal entities submitted to the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, may exceed the number of signatures required for the registration of the candidate, but not more than 5 per cent. If a candidate is required to submit less than 40 signatures of these persons, the number of signatures may exceed the number of signatures required for the registration of candidates, no more than two signatures. The Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation verify the validity of the signatures, followed by sheets support the candidate. The term of such verification shall be determined by the law of the Russian Federation, but may not be more than 10 days. The Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation not later than three days before the meeting at which should be considered the question of the registration of a candidate, shall notify the candidates of the results of the investigation. In case of doubts about the reliability of the signature, including deficiencies in the registration sheet to support the candidate, the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation shall have the right to interview persons whose signatures doubt caused reliability. Written statement submitted by the person to the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation until the end of the verification is the basis for the recognition of his signature on the sheet to support the candidate. If when validating signatures will be revealed that the Deputy municipal representative body or elected in the municipal elections, the head of the municipal education supported more than one candidate is counted according to the time signature was affixed before. (Para supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ) Article 38. The registration of candidates, lists of candidates, the designation referendum 1. Candidate registration, the list of candidates is made by the corresponding Election Commission in the presence of the documents referred to in paragraphs 2 and 3 of article 33 of this federal law, other statutory documents submitted to the corresponding Election Commission for notification of the nomination of the candidate list of candidates, as well as with the requisite number of signatures collected in support of the nomination of the candidate (unless otherwise provided by a statute of the Russian Federation in accordance with paragraph 17 of this article) or subject to a decision of a political party described in paragraph 16 of this article. The presence of the required number of voter signatures collected in support of the referendum initiative, launched by the initiative group for the referendum is grounds for calling a referendum in the manner prescribed by law. (As amended by the federal laws from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ; from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ; from 20/03/2011 N 38-FZ; from 02 N 41-ФЗ) 1-1. When identifying candidate information incomplete or non-compliance with the requirements of the Act to the execution of documents, the corresponding Election Commission not later than three days before the meeting of the Election Commission, which must be given on registration of the candidate, a list of candidates shall notify the candidate, the electoral Union. No later than one day prior to the meeting of the Election Commission, which must be given on registration of the candidate, the list of candidates, the candidate has the right to make updates and additions to documents containing information about him, and selective-merge documents containing information about the extended them a candidate (nominated by them to candidates), including a list of candidates submitted in accordance with paragraphs 2 and 3 of article 33 of this federal law as well as in other documents (except sheets with signatures of electors and the list of persons engaged in collecting signatures of voters), submitted to the Election Commission for notification on nomination of the candidate (candidates), the list of candidates and their registration, in order to bring those instruments into line with the requirements of the law, including their registration. Candidate suffrage association has the right to replace the paper only if it is in violation of the law. (Para supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; as amended by the Federal law dated 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) 2. The number of candidates presented for registration, the appointment of referendum signatures of voters, voters may exceed the number of signatures required for the registration of the candidate, the appointment of the referendum, not more than 10 per cent, unless otherwise stipulated in the Federal law. If a candidate is required to submit to referendum assignment less than 40 signatures, the number of voters ' signatures, voters may exceed the number of signatures required for the registration of candidates for the appointment of the referendum, no more than four signatures. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-FZ)
3. The law should provide for a procedure for verifying compliance with the order of collection of signatures of electors, voters, registration sheets, reliability of information about voters, parties and referendum signatures. Verification may be all or part of a signature, but not less than 20 per cent of the statutory required to register a candidate, the appointment of the referendum the number of voters ' signatures, voters selected for verification through random sampling (lots).
The verification may be members of subordinate commissions, experts from a number of specialists in internal affairs bodies, institutions, justice, military commissariats, bodies of registration of citizens of the Russian Federation at the place of residence and domicile within the Russian Federation, as well as other State bodies. Expert opinion can serve as the basis for the recognition of unreliable and (or) invalid signature sheets contained information about voters, parties and referendum signatures. Expert opinions are set out in writing in the statements check sheets or other document. (As amended by the federal laws from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ; from 02 N 41-ФЗ) 3-1. To establish the reliability of the signature sheets contained information about voters, the referendum participants in the elections for the organ of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, heads and deputies of a representative body of city district, which has no territorial division, municipal district, within the territory of the city of federal importance, when proposing the referendum initiatives of the Russian Federation, the urban district referendum without territorial division, municipal district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance used GUS "Elections" including voters register voters. To establish the reliability of the signature sheets contained information about voters participating in an election referendum, heads and deputies of a representative body, the urban district has divisions, settlements, when proposing the referendum initiative, the urban district has divisions, settlements on the decision of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation may be the CEO, "elections", including the register of voters for the referendum. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 40-FZ)
4. The verification and accounting are not subject to voter signatures of voters contained in the signature sheets, but excluded (remaining) initiated the nomination of a candidate, the referendum, if it is specially stipulated in their subscription list or in the Protocol on the outcome of the gathering of signatures before the submission of signature sheets to the Commission. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-FZ)
5. Cannot serve as the basis for the recognition of the signature of the voter, party referendum invalid information available about a voter, party referendum contained in the signature sheets, abbreviations of words and dates, not preventing unambiguous perception of information. (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)

6. During the checking of voters ' signatures for the referendum, including a sample of signatures for verification, may attend any candidate who submitted the necessary number of signatures of voters, its authorized representatives or agents, authorized representatives, or trustees of any electoral associations to put forward candidates who submitted the number of signatures needed for the registration of voters, authorized representatives of the initiative group for holding referendum offering necessary to assign referendum signatures for the referendum. The relevant verification should the candidate advised the authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum, presenting a fixed number of voters ' signatures for the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-FZ), 6-1. Based on the results of the verification of signatures of voters and corresponding information about voters, the referendum participants contained in the signature sheets, the signature of the voter, a member of the referendum may be deemed reliable or unreliable and/or invalid. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ), 6-2. If when validating signatures of voters, voters detected multiple signatures the same voter, party referendum in support of the nomination of the same candidate, the same initiative for the holding of the referendum, only one signature is deemed to be reliable, and the remaining signatures shall be deemed null and void. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-FZ), 6-3. Unreliable recognizes the signature made on behalf of one person by another person on the basis of the conclusions of an expert engaged to work on the verification of voters ' signatures for the referendum, in accordance with paragraph 3 of this article. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ), 6-4. Void are: a) signatures of voters, voters gathered outside the period of collection of signatures, including before the date of payment for the manufacture of sheets, and in local elections, when proposing the initiative to hold a local referendum until the day following the day of notification of the Commission on nomination of the candidate, the registration of the initiative group for holding local referendum; (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) b) signatures of persons who do not have an active electoral right, the right to participate in the referendum;
voter signatures) voters who indicated in the subscription information on the worksheet that do not correspond to reality. In this case, the signature may be declared invalid only in the presence of official reference of the body conducting the registration of citizens of the Russian Federation at the place of residence and domicile within the Russian Federation, or the conclusions of the expert engaged to work on the verification of voters ' signatures for the referendum, in accordance with paragraph 3 of this article;
g) signatures of voters, voters without specifying any of the information required in accordance with this federal law and (or) undated pursue making voter referendum party of his or her signature in the sign-up sheet;
d) signatures of voters, voters whose information entered into the subscription list nerukopisnym way or pencil;
e) signatures of voters, voters with corrected dates of incorporation in the sign-up sheet, if these fixes are not specifically spelled out by the voters of the referendum party, as well as the signatures of electors, voters, the date which marked the referendum party voters nesobstvennoručno, based on the conclusions of the expert engaged to work on the verification of voters ' signatures for the referendum, in accordance with paragraph 3 of this article;
f) signatures of voters, voters with corrections in their respective information about voters, parties to a referendum if these fixes are not specifically spelled out by voters, parties or persons engaged in gathering signatures for the referendum;
w) all signatures of voters, voters in subscription worksheet if not a sign-up sheet certified by signatures of the person yourself, is responsible for collecting signatures of voters, the candidate of an authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum, or if at least one of these signatures lies, or if the subscription list certified by the person exercising collecting signatures of voters, voters under age at the time of collection of signatures 18 years and (or) the said person is recognized incapable by court, or if not specified or not introduced himself at least one of the dates the assurances of the LISTSERV, or if information about the person collecting signatures of voters osuŝestvlâvšem voters, and (or) date signature of the said person as a candidate, the authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum has not stipulated specifically fixes accordingly the person administering the collection of voters ' signatures , voters, candidate, accredited representative of the initiative group for the referendum, or if the details of the person collecting signatures of voters osuŝestvlâvšem voters about a candidate, the authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum indicated in the subscription list does not fully or untrue, or if the details of the person collecting signatures of voters osuŝestvlâvšem voters, not made them himself; (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ)) all signatures of voters, voters in subscription worksheet, form which does not meet the requirements of annexes 5, 6, 8, 9, 10 to the present Federal law and (or) in which no information under paragraphs 9 and 10 of article 37 hereof, and (or) which is made with non-compliance with the requirements of article 37, paragraph 5 hereof; (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-FZ) to) signatures of voters, voters gathered in violation of the provisions of paragraph 6 of article 37 of this federal law;
l) signatures of electors, voters, if information about them entered in the subscription list not by voters, parties to a referendum upon signature and not by a person exercising collecting signatures of voters, voters made this sign-up sheet, based on the conclusions of the expert engaged to work on the verification of voters ' signatures for the referendum, in accordance with paragraph 3 of this article;
m) all signatures of voters, voters in the document that certified provider of collection of signatures by a person not entered in the list drawn up in accordance with paragraph 16 of article 37 hereof (if the drawing up of a list of persons engaged in the collection of voters ' signatures for the referendum, required by law);
h) signatures of voters, voters who are registered in the subscription list later assurances LISTSERV person exercising collecting signatures of voters, the candidate of the authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum; (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-FZ) of) all signatures of voters, voters in subscription worksheet if zaveritel′naâ record of the person responsible for collecting signatures for the referendum, later amended making record zaveritel′noj the candidate of an authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-FZ)
(Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) 6-5. When absent the worksheet filled rows (rows populated) are not relevant (not relevant) the requirements of this federal law, not only the signature on this line (data rows), except as provided by sub-items "w", "", "m" and the "about" item 6-4 of the present article. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) 6-6. Earmarked a voter referendum party or person zaverâûŝim subscription list, LISTSERV fixes and blot cannot serve as the basis for the recognition of voter signatures, the party referendum invalid if not installed its inaccuracy or invalidity in accordance with "w", "", "m" and the "about" item 6-4 of the present article. (Para supplemented by federal law from 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ)

7. after verification of the signature sheets compiled the final Protocol, which specifies the number of alleged signatures, the number of signatures and the number of verified signatures of voters, as well as the number of signatures that are recognized as unreliable and (or) invalid, stating the reason (reasons) recognition of them as such. A copy is transmitted to the applicant, the authorized representative of the initiative group for holding the referendum no later than two days before the Commission meeting, which must be given to the candidate registration, the holding of a referendum. If the Board's examination sheets will entail the consequences provided for under subparagraph d of paragraph 24 or subparagraph d of paragraph 25 of this article, Ph.d., an authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum is entitled to obtain the Commission simultaneously with a copy of the final Protocol certified copies of statements check sheets that specify the reason (s) the recognition of signatures of voters to be unreliable and (or) along with the numbers of invalid folder , LISTSERV and rows in the worksheet, the newspaper in which to hold each of these signatures, and get copies of official documents, based on which the signatures were found to be unreliable and (or) invalid. The final Protocol is annexed to the Commission's decision on registration of the candidate or the refusal in registration of the candidate, on the results of the referendum initiative. Rechecking sheets following the adoption by the Commission of that decision can be made only by a court or by the Commission in accordance with paragraph 6 of article 76 of this federal law and only to the extent of signatures to be verified. (As amended by the federal laws from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 02 N 41-ФЗ) 8. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ)
9. (repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) 10. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) 11. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) 12. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) 13. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) 14. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) 15. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) 16. Candidate registration, the list of candidates nominated by a political party, its regional office or another structural unit (if the nomination of candidates, lists of candidates to the regional structural unit or otherwise provided by the Charter of political parties), is carried out without collecting voters ' signatures on the basis of the decision on nomination of the candidate, the list of candidates, a political party adopted its regional office or other structural Division in the manner prescribed by federal law. Federal law may provide that registration of a candidate for the post of the President of the Russian Federation nominated by a political party is required to collect signatures of voters. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 16-1. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 16-2. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 16-3. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 16-4. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 16-5. (Repealed-the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) 17. Elections to representative bodies of municipalities with an average voter representation norm established by law, but not more than ten thousand voter signatures collected in support of the nomination may not be implemented unless the law of the Russian Federation provides for declarative procedure for registration of candidates. (As amended by the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) 18. Election Commission within the statutory period, which shall not exceed ten days, is obliged to verify that the procedure for the nomination of the candidate list of candidates to the requirements of the law and the adoption of the decision on registration of the candidate, a list of candidates or refuse registration. (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) 19. Candidate while conducting the same elections can be registered in only one constituency. This rule does not apply when registering a candidate nominated by the same electoral Association in the same elections simultaneously in a single-mandate constituency (multi-member) and in the composition of the list of candidates.
20. when registering the candidate nominated by the electoral Union, in addressing the Electoral Commission indicated that the candidate nominated by the selective Association as well as the name of this electoral associations. While registration of the candidate in the single-mandate constituency (multi-member) and consisting of a list of candidates in the decision of the District Election Commission indicate that the candidate is registered also in the composition of the list of candidates.
21. the Referendum Commission, referred to in paragraph 2 of article 36 of this federal law, fleeting match order initiative for the holding of the referendum law, the Charter of municipal formation(education), within 15 days from the date of submission of the initiative group for the referendum signature sheets and Protocol on the results of the signature collection directs these sheets, a copy of the Protocol and a copy of its ruling in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or representative organ of municipal formation(education) that in accordance with the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) were empowered to take the decision on conducting a referendum. A copy of the order is also sent to the Commission, the initiative group for the referendum.
22. in the event of a dispute about the jurisdiction between the State bodies of the Russian Federation and State Government bodies of constituent entities of the Russian Federation in connection with the appointment of a referendum of the Russian Federation to prepare such a referendum is suspended pending a decision by the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation.
23. in case of refusal in registration of the candidate, the list of candidates, candidate's exclusion from the list of candidates, refusal to hold a referendum, the relevant Commission within 24 hours from the moment of its decision to refuse registration, removal from the list, refusal to hold a referendum was obliged to extradite the applicant accordingly authorized representative electoral associations to put forward a candidate list of candidates, the authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum decision containing a copy of the appropriate grounds for refusal exceptions, the candidate from the list of candidates.
24. Grounds for refusal to register a candidate are: (a) the candidate) lack of passive suffrage;
b) for candidates nominated by a political party-failure to nominate a candidate, stipulated by the Federal law "on political parties"; for candidates nominated by other associations,-failure to meet the requirements of paragraph 2 of article 35 of this federal law;
in the absence of) documents submitted for nomination and registration of candidates, the documents required in accordance with this federal law, other law for nomination notification and/or registration of the candidate; (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)-1) availability on the day preceding the day of the meeting of the Election Commission, which must be given on registration of the candidate, among the documents submitted for the nomination and registration of candidates, documents that are inconsistent with the requirements of this federal law, other law; (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)-2) failure on the day preceding the day of the meeting of the Election Commission, which must be given on registration of the candidate, in the documents submitted for the nomination and registration of candidates, any information referred to in paragraphs 2 and 3 of article 33 of this federal law, other law; (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) g) presence among voters ' signatures submitted for registration of a candidate more 10 percent of signatures collected in places where, in accordance with the law, collecting signatures is prohibited, unless otherwise stipulated in the Federal law;

d) lack of reliable voters ' signatures submitted for the registration of the candidate or the identification of 10 percent or more false and/or invalid signatures from the total number of signatures selected for inspection, unless otherwise provided by federal law. Identification of 10 percent or more false and/or invalid signatures from the total number of signatures are selected for verification, does not constitute grounds for refusal to register a candidate if his registration is required to submit less than 200 signatures, if reliable signatures is sufficient for registration of the candidate;

d-1) an insufficient number of reliable signatures of deputies of representative bodies of municipalities and (or) elected in the municipal elections of Heads of Municipal formations, submitted for registration of the candidate to the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation); (Supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ) e) concealing information about the candidate and outstanding conviction appeal, which must be submitted in accordance with paragraph 2-1 article 33 hereof; (As amended by federal law from 25.07.2006 N 128-FZ) f) P2 of the election fund of the candidate (except where, in accordance with article 58 of the present Federal law creating the electoral fund optional). Lack of funds in the Fund is not a ground of refusal in registration of the candidate;
w) applicant in the financing of his campaign in addition to their own election fund other funds that make up more than 5 percent of the statutory limit of expenditure the electoral fund;
and funded candidate) over his campaign by more than 5 per cent of the statutory limit of expenditure the electoral fund;
k) non-compliance by the Court's decision set a candidate during the campaign period, the restrictions provided for in paragraph 1 or 1-1 article 56 of this federal law; (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) l) repeated use of candidate strengths of their official or service position;
m) registration of the candidate in another constituency in the election, except in the case of a nomination of a candidate the electoral Association simultaneously in a single-mandate (multi-member) constituency and in the composition of the list of candidates;
n) (repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ)) established by the decision of the Court the fact that bribery of voters by the candidate, his confidant, accredited representative on financial matters, as well as acting on behalf of another person or organization. (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) 25. Grounds for refusal to register a list of candidates, refusal to hold a referendum are: a) non-compliance to nominate a list of candidates provided by the Federal law "on political parties", with the exception of the requirements stipulated in paragraph 3-article 36 1 specified federal law; (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ) b) absence among the documents submitted for the nomination and registration of candidates list of documents required in accordance with this federal law, other law for notification of nomination and (or) register the list of candidates (except in the absence of these documents for individual candidates from the list of candidates); (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ), b-1) on the day preceding the day of the meeting of the Election Commission, which must be considered the question of the registration of a list of candidates among the documents submitted for the nomination and registration of candidates list documents that are inconsistent with the requirements of this federal law, other laws (except in cases of improper paperwork regarding individual candidates included in a list of candidates); (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ), b-2) failure on the day preceding the meeting at which the Election Commission must consider the registration of candidates list in the documents submitted for the nomination and registration of candidates list any information stipulated by this federal law, other law (except in the absence of information regarding individual candidates included in a list of candidates); (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ), b-3) absence of documents submitted for designation referendum documents required in accordance with this federal law, other law referendum; (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)) availability of voter signatures submitted for registration appointment more than 10 per cent of the referendum signatures collected in places where, in accordance with the law, collecting signatures is prohibited, unless otherwise stipulated in the Federal law; (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) g) insufficient number of reliable voter signatures submitted for appointment of a referendum or the identification of 10 percent or more false and/or invalid signatures from the total number of signatures selected for inspection, unless otherwise provided by federal law. Identification of 10 percent or more false and/or invalid signatures from the total number of signatures are selected for verification, is not a ground for refusal in conducting a referendum when a destination is required to submit to referendum less than 200 signatures, if reliable enough signatures for referendum assignment; (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) d) P2 electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum election fund, Fund referendum (except where, in accordance with article 58 of the present Federal law creating the Fund referendum is optional). Lack of funds in the electoral fund, Fund referendum did not justify a refusal to register a list of candidates in the conduct of the referendum;
e) use selective association with funding his campaign, using the work of the action team on the referendum in the financing of their activities to the referendum initiative, gathering signatures for the referendum, as well as activities aimed at obtaining a certain result in referendum, in addition to its own election fund, fund a referendum other funds that make up more than 5 percent of the statutory spending limit election fund the referendum Fund;
f) over electoral Association in the financing of his electoral campaign, the initiative group for the referendum in the financing of their activities to the referendum initiative, gathering signatures for the referendum, as well as activities aimed at obtaining a certain result in referendum by more than 5 per cent of the statutory limit of expenditure of the election fund, the Fund for the referendum;
w) over the candidates excluded from the list of candidates according to candidates withdrawing their candidates address electoral associations (excluding attrition have forced to leave), as well as by the decision of the Electoral Commission, adopted in connection with the presence of paragraph 26 of the present article, the reasons for such exclusion, more than 25 per cent of the total number of candidates in the certified list of candidates for election to the federal bodies of State power and more than 50 per cent of the total number of candidates in the certified list of candidates in the elections to bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government;
and established by the decision of the Court) the fact of non-compliance with the electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum to the limitations provided for in paragraph 1 or 1-1 article 56 of this federal law; (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) to) the repeated use of the authorized representative or trustee electoral Association, Member or authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum the benefits of their official or service position;
l) disposals of candidates, resulting in a number of regional groups of candidates on the list of candidates was less than prescribed by law;
m) (repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ)


n) established by a court decision fact bribery of voters to the electoral Union, his confidant, authorized representative, as well as acting on behalf of another person or organization. (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) 26. Grounds for the exclusion of a candidate from the certified list of candidates are: a) lack of candidate passive suffrage;
b) concealment of information about the candidate and outstanding conviction appeal, which must be submitted in accordance with paragraph 2-1 article 33 hereof; (As amended by federal law from 25.07.2006 N 128-FZ)) established by a court decision a candidate for noncompliance propaganda period restrictions under paragraph 1 or 1-1 article 56 of this federal law; (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) g) repeated use of candidate strengths of their official or service position;
d) registration of the candidate in another list of candidates for the election;

(e)) availability in the certified list of candidates nominated by a political party, as well as the certified list of candidates put forward by the regional office or another structural unit of a political party (if it is stipulated by the Charter of political parties), a candidate who is a member of a political party; (Supplemented by federal law from 12.07.2006 N 106-FZ) f) absence among the documents submitted for the nomination and registration of candidates list of documents required in accordance with this federal law, other law for notification of nomination and (or) the registration of the candidate in the candidate list; (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) w) presence on the day preceding the day of the meeting of the Election Commission, which must be considered the question of the registration of a list of candidates among the documents submitted for the nomination and registration of candidates list, documents issued in respect of the candidate with the violation of the requirements of this federal law, other law; (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) and) Act, absence due to a date preceding the meeting of the Election Commission, which must be considered the question of the registration of a list of candidates in documents submitted for nomination and registration of candidates list, any information in respect of the candidate, as provided in paragraphs 2 and 3 of article 33 of this federal law, other law. (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) 27. Lists of grounds for refusal in registration of the candidate, the list of candidates, candidate's exclusion from the list of candidates for the Commission, the refusal to hold a referendum, established by paragraphs 24-26 of the present article are exhaustive.
28. should the Commission adopt a decision on the refusal to hold a referendum on the proposed subject members of the initiative group cannot within two years from the date of adoption of the decision to act with initiative to hold a referendum on the issue, has the same meaning or content language.
29. in case of refusal in registration of the candidate, the candidate's renomination candidates list, the list of candidates in the same election is possible with compliance with the legal order and the time of their nomination.
30. the candidate put forward in the composition of the list of candidates not later than 15 days before polling day, and in the presence of force to circumstances not later than one day before polling day (including voting), the candidate put forward directly, not later than five days before polling day, and in the presence of force to circumstances not later than one day before polling day (including voting) have the right to submit to the corresponding Election Commission a written statement of withdrawal his candidacy. If a candidate put forward in the composition of the list of candidates will submit the application to the assurances given by the list of candidates, the Electoral Commission excludes the candidate from the list of candidates to such assurances. If the applicant submitted its application on withdrawing its candidates nominated in the composition of the list of candidates, the Electoral Commission, or who has certified list of candidates, eliminates a candidate from the list of candidates. If the candidate is nominated directly and submitted its application to withdraw its candidacy, the candidate who was registered by the Election Commission shall decide on the revocation of its registration.
31. the authority of the electoral Association, which adopted the decision on nomination of the candidate on a single constituency list of candidates, have the right to withdraw this candidate, this candidate list. The decision to withdraw the candidate list of candidates is submitted to the corresponding Election Commission not later than five days before polling day (including voting). If a candidate list of candidates registered, has registered a candidate list of candidates, the Election Commission shall decide on cancellation of registration of candidates, the list of candidates.
32. the electoral Association in the manner and in accordance with federal law and (or) the Charter of electoral associations have the right to withdraw a candidate nominated by them on one-mandatory (multi-mandate) constituency, as well as in the manner provided for in its Statute, to exclude certain candidates from a list of candidates put forward by them. The candidate put forward by a single (multi-mandate) constituency may be revoked not later than five days before the vote, and the candidate is included in the list of candidates can be excluded from this list not later than 15 days before polling day, except in the case provided for in paragraph 11 of article 76 of this federal law. May not be included in the roster of persons previously not in it, as well as the movement of candidates on the list, except in cases where such transfer is connected with the change of priority due to retirement or exclusion of some candidates. (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) 33. If on the day of voting in the single-mandate constituency (multi-member) number of registered candidates is less than the number of seats or to him, or if a single constituency will be registered only one candidate, the candidate list or none of the registered list of candidates, candidate, vote in this constituency to address the corresponding Election Commission delayed for further nomination of candidates, lists of candidates and follow-up electoral action except as provided by paragraph 35 of the present article. In this case the vote shall be taken in the nearest established by article 10 of the present Federal law day on which elections may be appointed.
34. In the case of need for additional nominations, the list of candidates due to the fact that the registered candidate without forcing to circumstances withdrew his candidature or selective merge without forcing to circumstances the registered candidate, withdrew the registered list of candidates either due to the fact that the candidate registration, the list of candidates had been set aside by a court or annulled by the Electoral Commission in accordance with paragraph 3 or 4 of article 76 of this federal law (with the exception of cancellation due to the retirement of a candidate from a list of candidates by forcing to leave), all expenses incurred by the Electoral Commission, which organizes the election, in the preparation and conduct of elections shall be reimbursed at the expense of such a candidate, electoral associations.
35. If, in connection with the circumstances stipulated by paragraph 33 of the present article, in single-member or a single constituency will prove to be a registered candidate, vote for one nominee allowed conducting of a repeated voting as well (if this is provided for by the law of the Russian Federation) on the election of members of representative bodies of municipalities. If this candidate is considered elected if it receives not less than 50 per cent of the number of voters who participated in voting.

36. Under the circumstances, which is prompting a registered candidate to withdraw his candidature, and selective Association revoke extended them a registered candidate, refers to a limitation of the registered candidate by a court in dispositive capacity, illness, persistent disorder of health registered candidate, his close relatives. These circumstances the law may be attributed the election (appointment) of a registered candidate for State or municipal position (level) in the Constitution of the Russian Federation Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education). Under the circumstances, which is prompting the selective Association revoke list of candidates understood disposals by forcing to circumstances (including death) candidates who occupied the first three places in the list of candidates, or more than 25 per cent of the candidates from a list of candidates for election to the federal bodies of State power, or more than 50 per cent of candidates from a list of candidates for election to the State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation local self-government bodies. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), CHAP. VI. The STATUS of the CANDIDATES, the INITIATIVE GROUP for the REFERENDUM Article 39. Equality of candidates 1. All candidates have equal rights and bear equal responsibilities, except for the cases stipulated by this federal law.
2. On behalf of the candidates have the right to serve exclusively their delegates on financial matters, Trustees, and in the case of a nomination of a candidate list of candidates composed of representatives, Trustees of electoral associations to put this list. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 40. Limitations associated with official or official position 1. Candidates, replacement, public or elective municipal offices, candidates, public or community service, or members of the management bodies, organizations regardless of form of ownership (in organizations the highest management body which is meeting members of the bodies involved in the management of the activities of these organizations), with the exception of political parties and candidates are officials, journalists and other creative workers organizations engaged in production of the media, when conducting his campaign may not take advantage of his official or service position. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. Registered candidates, public or community service or working in organizations carrying out media release at the time of their participation in the election officials or evade their duties and shall submit to the Election Commission certified copies of orders (orders) not later than five days from the date of registration. The law of the Russian Federation could be established that in the elections to representative bodies of municipalities when a certain number of electors in the electoral district (but not more than five thousand voters) registered candidates, public servants, for the duration of their participation in the elections may not be exempted from the performance of official or professional duties. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 4. Persons other than candidates and public or elected successors municipal offices, either public or community service, or members of the management bodies, organizations regardless of form of ownership (in organizations the highest management body which is meeting members of the bodies involved in the management of the activities of these organizations), with the exception of political parties during the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign is not entitled to take advantage of his official or service position for the nomination of the candidate the list of candidates, and (or) the election of candidates for the nomination and support the initiative of holding a referendum, the receipt of a response to the question of the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. Use the advantages of an official or service position in the present Federal law refers to: a) the involvement of persons who are under subordination or other career dependence of State and municipal employees in service (working) time activities contributing to the nomination of candidates, lists of candidates and (or) nominees, promote and support initiatives for the holding of the referendum, the receipt of a response to the question of a referendum;
b) use of the premises occupied by public authorities or bodies of local self-government, organizations regardless of form of ownership, with the exception of the premises occupied by political parties for activities conducive to the nomination of candidates, lists of candidates and (or) nominees, promote and support initiatives for the holding of the referendum, the receipt of a response to the question of a referendum, if other candidates, electoral associations, groups of participants in the referendum will not be guaranteed to these premises on the same conditions;
in) the use of telephone, facsimile and other means of communication, Office Automation and information services, to ensure the functioning of State bodies, local authorities, State and municipal institutions, organizations regardless of form of ownership, except for these types of communications, Office Automation and information services for the operation of political parties to conduct electoral propaganda, agitation on the referendum, if it is not paid out of the appropriate election fund, the Fund for the referendum;
g) use on a pro bono basis or on concessional terms of vehicles in State or municipal ownership, owned by the organizations, with the exception of vehicles owned by political parties for activities conducive to the nomination of candidates, lists of candidates and (or) nominees, promote and support initiatives for the holding of the referendum, the receipt of a response to the question of the referendum. This provision does not apply to persons using the specified means of transport, in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation on State protection;
d) collect signatures of voters, conducting electioneering, campaigning on referendum persons deputizing State or elective municipal offices or under State or municipal service or are heads of local administrations, or members of the management bodies, organizations regardless of form of ownership (in organizations the highest management body which is meeting members of the bodies involved in the management of the activities of these organizations), with the exception of political parties in the course of official (financed by means of the corresponding budget, funds the organization concerned) trips;
e) access (access) to State and municipal media to collect signatures of voters, the conduct of the pre-election campaign, canvassing on a referendum if other candidates, electoral associations, groups of voters for these purposes will not be guaranteed the same access in accordance with this federal law, other law;
f) campaign speech during the campaign, the referendum campaign in a public event organized by State and/or municipal authorities, organizations regardless of form of ownership, with the exception of political parties;
w) disclosure during the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign media, printed campaign materials reports on work distribute on behalf of a national who is a candidate, greetings and other materials that are not paid out of the funds of the respective election fund. (Paragraph as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

6. compliance with enumerated in paragraph 5 of this article shall not prevent the implementation of Deputies, the President of the Russian Federation of its powers and the performance of their duties before the voters.

7. Officials, journalists and other creative organizations carrying out media release, if these individuals are candidates or their proxies or by authorized representatives of the finance officers, agents or authorized representatives of electoral associations are prohibited to participate in covering the election campaign through the mass media. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 41. Guarantees of the activity of the registered candidates 1. Administration of the Organization, the Commander of a military unit, the head of the Department of Interior of the Russian Federation, in which serves passes alternative civilian service, military training, the candidate learns from the day of registration of the candidate before the day of official publication of the results of the election are required to report on the application of the registered candidate release him from work duty, training sessions on any day and at any time during this period. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. During the election period, a candidate cannot be registered on the initiative of the Administration (employer), dismissed from the service, expelled from educational institutions or transferred without his consent, and also sent on a business trip, called up for military service, military training or sent to an alternative civilian service.
3. The registered candidate's election is counted in the total period of employment in the occupation for which he worked before registering as a candidate.
4. A decision to institute criminal proceedings against a registered candidate, hiring him as a defendant in a criminal case can be taken with the consent of the Chairman of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, the head of the investigative body of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation (the level of election). The petition before the Court regarding the election as preventive detention against a registered candidate may be instituted with the consent of the Chairman of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, the head of the investigative body of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation (the level of election). Registered candidate may not be subjected to an administrative penalty imposed by judicial procedure without the consent of the Prosecutor (the level of election). When giving consent, the Chairman of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, head of the investigative body of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Prosecutor are obliged to notify the Election Commission zaregistrirovavšuû candidate. (As amended by the federal laws on 24.07.2007 N 214-FZ; from 28.12.2010. N 404-FZ)
5. the candidate loses the rights and shall be exempt from the responsibilities connected with candidate status, except for the obligations contained in paragraph 9 of article 59 of this federal law, since the official publication (promulgation) General information about the results of the elections, and early retirement-from the date of retirement. If the corresponding Election Commission will designate on the basis of law and balloting for candidates nominations which repeated voting, losing their status as from the date of appointment of the Electoral Commission repeated voting.
6. In the case provided for in paragraph 3 of article 71 of this federal law, the candidate who took the place of the departing candidate, once again gaining the rights and responsibilities associated with candidate status.
Article 42. The status of the members of the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum 1. Members and authorized representatives of the initiative group for the referendum may not take advantage of his official or service position to advance and support the initiative of holding a referendum, the receipt of a response to the question of the referendum.
2. The law may provide for the creation of a registration of the initiative group for the referendum of other groups of voters and their registration of referendum commissions, as well as the activities of these groups as the governing bodies of public associations, the governing bodies of the regional offices and other structural units of public associations whose statutes provides for the participation in the elections and (or) referenda and who are registered in the order stipulated by the Federal law, on the level of corresponding to the level of a referendum, or at a higher level, not later than six months before the date of the referendum initiative. The law must be able to work as these groups to the level of the referendum of the governing bodies of political parties, regional offices and other structural units of political parties. The provisions of this federal law regulating the activities of the initiative group for holding the referendum after its registration, its members and authorized representatives, are also applicable to other groups of voters, their members and authorized representatives, unless otherwise stipulated by this federal law.
Article 43. The status of trusted persons 1. Candidate suffrage association which nominated candidates, a list of candidates may appoint trustees. Registration of authorized persons is carried out by the Electoral Commission within three days after receipt of the written statement of candidate (presentation of electoral associations) on the appointment of Trustees, together with the statements of citizens about consent to be trustees. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. Proxies of candidates and electoral associations may not be candidates, individuals, public or successors elected municipal offices, heads of local administrations, personnel of apparatus of electoral commissions. State and municipal employees may be appointed Trustees, subject to exemption from duty for a period of execution of the powers of the trustee. Registration of the trustee, which is a State or municipal employees is subject to the submission to the corresponding Election Commission order to release him from duty (including for the period of the leave). (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. Trusted persons get into Electoral Commission certificates. Trustees carry out advocacy in favor of their candidate, appointed electoral associations. Proxies do not have powers of observer. The term trustee employer must provide authorized persons at their request unpaid leave. Candidates, electoral Association that nominated trustees may at any time withdraw them, notifying the Election Commission which will annul the issued by the authorized persons of the identity. The number of proxies a candidate, electoral associations shall be established by law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. the powers of the Trustees shall be terminated by a decision of a candidate, electoral Association or together with the loss of status to nominate their candidate or the loss of the status of the candidates included in the list of candidates nominated by the electoral Union, appointed these Trustees. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), chap. VII. GUARANTEES of the RIGHTS of CITIZENS to OBTAIN and disseminate information on elections and referendums Article 44. Information support of elections and referendums electoral and referendum informational support includes voter education, participants in the referendum, election propaganda, agitation on the referendum and promotes informed will of citizens, transparency of elections and referendums.
Article 45. Voter education and voter 1. Voter education and participation in the referendum exercise public authorities, local self-government bodies, commissions, media release, natural and legal persons in accordance with this federal law. Bodies of State power, bodies of local self-government shall not have the right to inform voters about the candidates on electoral associations. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. content of information materials placed in the media or otherwise distributed, must be objective, credible, must not violate the equality of candidates and electoral associations. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

3. Voter education, participants in the referendum, including through the media, about the preparation and conduct of elections and referenda, on the timing and modalities of the perpetration of electoral action, action on participation in a referendum, the legislation of the Russian Federation on elections and referenda, on candidates on electoral associations carry out Commission. The Commission shall also take the necessary measures to inform voters, voters with disabilities. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 06/14 N 143-FZ) 4. The activity of organizations engaged in production of media, voter education, voters are free.
5. For informational television and radio programmes, publications in periodicals of the announcement of holding the election activities, activities related to the referendum, should be exclusively selected information block, without comment. They must not be given preference for any candidate, the electoral Union, the initiative group for the referendum, a group of participants in the referendum, including time lighting their electoral activities, activities related to the conduct of the referendum, the volume of printed area reserved for such communications. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. Journalist, a creative employee, officer of the institution carrying out the media release, participating in activities to inform elections, referendum in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation on elections and referendums may not be on the initiative of the Administration (employer) dismissed from their jobs without their consent or transferred to other work in the corresponding period of the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign and within one year after the end of the relevant election campaign the referendum campaign, except when they were imposed in accordance with the labor laws of punishment, not disputed or judicially recognized the justiciability of lawful and justified.
7. on the ballot day until the vote in the electoral district, County referendum was prohibited on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum, including placing such data in informational-telecommunicational networks to which access is not restricted to a certain circle of persons (including the Internet). (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 27.11.2010 N 200-FL) Article 46. Polls 1. Publication (disclosure) results of opinion polls related to elections and referendums, is a kind of voter education, participants in the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. When you publish (publication) results of opinion polls related to elections and referendums, editorial media, citizens and organizations publishing (open) these results are required to specify the organization that conducted such a poll, time of its holding, the number of respondents (sample), method of information collection, region, where the poll was held, the precise wording of the question, a statistical estimate of the possible error, the person (persons), payment (ordered) and the survey was paid for (paid) the specified publication (disclosure). (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. Within five days before polling day, as well as on polling day are prohibited from publication (disclosure) of the results of public opinion polls, projections of results of elections and referendums, other studies related to the ongoing elections and referendums, including their placement in information and telecommunication networks, access to which is not restricted to a certain circle of persons (including the Internet). (As amended by the Federal law of 11 N 200-FL) Article 47. Broadcasting organizations and periodicals, used for information support of elections and referenda 1. Information support of elections and referendums at the appropriate level is carried out using State, municipal and non-governmental organizations and broadcasting, the editorial offices of State, municipal and non-State periodicals.
2. Under the State organizations of broadcasting, Government periodical publications in the present Federal law refers to broadcasting organizations and periodicals, the founders (co-founders) or by the founders (co-founders) revisions which on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum are public bodies and organisations, and (or) over the year preceding the day of official publication (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum, provided State support in the form of grants and/or subsidies to their functioning at the expense of the federal budget, the subject of the Russian Federation and (or) in the authorized capital (aggregate) which on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum a share (deposit) of the Russian Federation and (or) entities (entities) of the Russian Federation.
3. Under the municipal broadcasting organizations, municipal periodical printed publications in the present Federal law refers to broadcasting organizations and periodicals, the founders (co-founders) or by the founders (co-founders) revisions which on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum are local authorities and municipal organizations, and (or) over the year preceding the day of official publication (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum, municipal support was provided in the form of grants and/or subsidies to their functioning at the expense of the local budget, and (or) in the authorized capital (aggregate) which on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum a share (contribution) municipality (municipalities).
4. non-governmental organizations and broadcasting, non-State periodical printed publications in the present Federal law refers to broadcasting organizations and periodicals not subject to paragraphs 2 and 3 of this article.
5. Depending on the territory of the dissemination of information, organizations and periodicals are separated by the present Federal law: (a) the broadcasting organization, the all-Russian), i.e. Organization of broadcasting, licensed to broadcast on the territories of half or more than half of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as broadcasting organizations engaged in production of media (tv and radio), distributed on the basis of the Treaty on broadcasting organizations other territories half or more than half of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation;
b) on regional organizations broadcasting, i.e. broadcasting organization licensed to broadcast and distribute media (television, radio) in the territories of less than half of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as the relevant entities of broadcasting organizations referred to in sub-paragraph (a) of this paragraph;
in) on Russian periodicals, i.e. publications registered for distribution in the territories of half or more than half of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation;
g) to regional periodicals, i.e. publications registered for distribution in the territories less than half of the subjects of the Russian Federation.
6. periodic publications, established by State authorities, local self-government bodies solely for publication of their official materials and messages, normative-legal and other acts, cannot be published agitation materials, as well as editorial content, covering the activities of candidates and electoral associations, the initiative group for the referendum.

7. The list of the State and (or) municipal broadcasting organizations as well as Government and (or) municipal periodicals, which are obliged to provide free airtime, print area to conduct electioneering, campaigning on the issues of the referendum, elections, leadership is published by the Referendum Commission or listed in the Law Commission on downline reporting Executive authority authorized to exercise the registration functions of the media.
8. the list referred to in paragraph 7 of this article shall be submitted to the appropriate Commission not later than the fifth day after the day of official publication (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum. The above list includes the following information about each organization broadcasting each periodic printed publication: a) the name of the Organization and the appropriate media or periodical printed publising;
b) legal address of the organization or broadcasting editorial periodical printed publising;
in the) founder (founders) Organization of broadcasting or founder (founders) edition of the periodical printed publising and periodical printed publising;
g) type and amount of State (municipal) support (if available for the year before the day of official publication (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the day of official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum);
d) share (deposit) of the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation and municipal entities in the authorized capital (aggregate) (where available (such was) on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the date of the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum);
e) periodicity of the periodical printed publising;
f) indication that the broadcasting organization, the periodical publication are specialized (for specialized broadcasting organizations, periodicals). (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 48. Campaigning, campaigning on referendum 1. Citizens of the Russian Federation, public associations shall have the right in law permitted forms and legal means to conduct a pre-election campaign, campaigning on a referendum.
2. Canvass carried out during the election campaign, are: a) calls to vote for the candidate, candidates, list, lists of candidates or against him (them);
b) expression of preference for any candidate, the electoral Union, inter alia, an indication of what the candidate for which a list of candidates for a selective merge, the voter will vote (except in the case of publication (promulgation) the results of a public opinion poll, in accordance with paragraph 2 of article 46 hereof);
description of the possible consequences) If a candidate is elected or not be chosen, a list of candidates will be admitted or not admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates;
g) dissemination of information, which is clearly dominated by information about a candidate (no candidates), electoral Association in conjunction with positive or negative comments;
d) disseminating information on the activities of the candidate, not related to his professional activities or the performance of his duty (job) responsibilities;
(e) activities supporting the creation of) positive or negative attitudes of voters for the candidate, the electoral Union, nominating a candidate list of candidates. (Paragraph as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 2-1. The actions that occur when the implementation of the representatives of organizations carrying out media release, professional activity specified in sub-paragraph (a) of paragraph 2 of this article, recognized canvass if these acts are committed with the aim of inducing voters to vote for the candidate, candidates, list, lists, candidates or against him (them), and the acts referred to in subparagraphs "b"-"e" paragraph 2 of this article, if committed for this purpose. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. the pre-election campaign, campaigning on a referendum may be conducted: (a)) on channels broadcasting organizations and periodicals;
b) by conducting a campaign of public events; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)) through the production and distribution of printed, audiovisual and other propaganda materials;
g) other methods not prohibited by law.
4. the candidate, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum themselves determine the content, forms and methods of its agitation, it independently, as well as the right to engage in the manner prescribed by the legislation for its implementation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. Expenditures for canvassing, campaigning on a referendum shall be made exclusively at the expense of the corresponding election funds, the referendum in accordance with the law. Campaigning for a candidate, electoral Association, paid from the funds of the electoral funds of other candidates and electoral associations is prohibited. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. It is prohibited to electioneering, campaigning on persons who have not attained the referendum on the day of voting age 18 years, including the use of images and statements in campaign materials, except in the case provided for in subparagraph d of paragraph 9 of this article. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. it is prohibited to conduct a pre-election campaign, agitating on referendum, publish and distribute any campaign materials: a) the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, other State bodies, bodies of local self-government;
b) deputizing State or persons elected municipal offices, State and municipal employees, persons who are members of management bodies, organizations regardless of form of ownership (in organizations the highest management body which is meeting members of the bodies involved in the management of the activities of these organizations), with the exception of political parties, in the exercise of their official or professional duties, except in the case provided for in paragraph 8-1 of the present article, and (or) taking advantage of his official or service position; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)) military units, military institutions and organizations;
g) charitable and religious organizations established by their organizations, as well as members and participants of religious groups when performing rites and ceremonies; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) d) commissions, Commission members with the right to vote;
e) foreign nationals, except in the case provided for in paragraph 10 of article 4 hereof, persons without citizenship, foreign legal entities;
e-1) international organizations and international social movements; (Supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) f) representatives of organizations carrying out media release, in carrying out their professional activities;
w) persons with respect to whom a decision of the Court during the ongoing electoral campaign, the referendum campaign determined that violations of the restrictions provided for in paragraph 1 of article 56 of this federal law. (Supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)
8. substitute public or elective municipal offices, it is prohibited to conduct a pre-election campaign on television and radio broadcasting organizations and periodicals, except if the person registered as mp candidates or elected Office. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 8-1. Individuals, public or elected successors municipal offices, shall have the right to campaign on the referendum, including the channels broadcasting organizations and periodicals, publish and distribute propaganda materials, but may not take advantage of his official or service position. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

9. the use in the candidate's electoral campaign materials combining images of a natural person, the sayings of the physical person of the candidate, the electoral unification is possible only with the written consent of that individual. Document confirming the consent was Electoral Commission together with copies of the campaign materials, submitted in accordance with paragraph 3 of article 54 of the present Federal law. In the case of posting propaganda material on the channel broadcasting organizations either in the periodic printed publication this document is submitted to the Election Commission on its request. This restriction does not apply to: (a)) to use selective Association speech its candidates on the electoral Union, as well as the data of the candidates nominated by the selective Association at the same election;
b) to use the published statements of candidates on electoral associations indicating the date (period of time) the promulgation of such statements, and the names of the media in which they were published. Link in the campaign materials on the statement of a physical person is not legally in accordance with this federal law to conduct a pre-election campaign is permitted only if this statement was made before the official publication (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections. In doing so, the link must specify the date (period of time) the promulgation of this speech and the name of the media in which it was issued;
to quote) statements about the electoral Union, about the candidate, disclosed in other electoral associations, as well as candidates in their campaign materials, manufactured and distributed in accordance with the law;
g) (repealed-Federal Act of 26.04.2007 N 64-FZ) d) to use the candidate their images, using selective merging images its candidates, including with their spouse, children (including children under the age of 18 years), parents and other close relatives, as well as an unspecified number of individuals. (As amended by the Federal law of 26.04.2007 N 64-FZ) (Paragraph as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. A political party that nominated candidates, a list of candidates who registered with the Electoral Commission, not later than 10 days before polling day published his pre-election program in at least one State or municipal (the level of) periodic printed publication, but also places her in the information and telecommunication network "Internet". For such a publication uses free printed area provided by electoral associations, in accordance with this federal law, or other law, such publication is paid from the funds of the election fund of the political party of the election fund of the candidate nominated by the political party. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 27.11.2010 N 200-FL) Article 49. The agitation period 1. The agitation period begins from the date of nomination, the list of candidates, the registration of the initiative group for the referendum. The agitation period stops at zero o'clock by the local time on the day before polling day. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. the pre-election campaign, campaigning on a referendum on channels broadcasting organizations and periodicals shall be carried out in the period starting 28 days before polling day and ends at zero o'clock by the local time on the day before polling day. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. Canvassing, campaigning on a referendum on polling day and the day preceding it is prohibited.
4. Printed campaign materials (leaflets, posters and other materials), previously placed in the manner prescribed by the Federal law on buildings, except for the buildings occupied by the Commission, the premise for voting, and not less than 50 meters from the entrance to these buildings are preserved on the voting day in the field. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. In the case of a repeated voting the agitation period resumes running from the date of appointment of the relevant Commission voting day and ends at zero o'clock (local time) one day prior to the day of voting.
Article 50. General conditions of electioneering, campaigning on a referendum on channels broadcasting organizations and in periodic publications 1. State and municipal organizations and State and local edition printed periodicals must ensure equal conditions of the respectively registered candidates campaigning, electoral associations registered lists of candidates, including for submission to the voters of election programmes and to the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters-equal conditions for agitation on referendum in the manner prescribed by this federal law, other law. Airtime on television and radio broadcasting organizations and printing size in these periodicals available registered candidates, electoral associations registered lists of candidates, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum for a fee, and in the cases and pursuant to the procedure provided for in this federal law, other law, also gratis (free air time, free printed square). (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 1-1. The law may provide that the selective Association nominated at the nearest previous relevant election list of candidates who received less than established by this law the number of voters who took part in the vote, and was not allowed in the allocation of seats, or a candidate who was not elected and received less than established by this law the number of voters who took part in the vote have no right to use the free air time , free printable area. Statutory number of votes may not exceed 3 per cent of voters who took part in voting. In this case, the law should provide that such an association has the right to vote on the basis of a relevant agreement obtained from the total amount of free airtime, free printable square owed him a share or portion of a fee the amount of which may not exceed the amount of the fee for air time, print area, reserved State and municipal organizations of broadcasting, the editorial offices of State and municipal periodicals in accordance with paragraph 6 of article 51 and paragraph 2 of article 52 of this federal law to conduct a pre-election campaign. Distribution of airtime and print area provided on the basis of a contract under this paragraph shall be made in the manner prescribed by this federal law to distribute free airtime, free printable area. (Para supplemented by federal law from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 1-2. Federal law may provide that free air time, free printing size is not provided to the applicant by the selective Association if the nearest previous relevant candidate, nominated by the electoral Association, established by federal law got less than the number of voters who took part in voting. (Para supplemented by federal law from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 1-3. In elections to the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative body of municipal electoral association nominating candidates and (or) list of candidates cannot be denied free air time, free printable area, if the next election and previous relevant) list of candidates nominated by the electoral Union, received no less than the statutory number of voters who took part in the voting, to be determined in accordance with paragraph 1-1 of the present article;
b) selective Association brought candidates only (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ)

2. A registered candidate, electoral Association may not use their air time, print space for the conduct of the pre-election campaign for the other registered candidates for other electoral associations. Registered candidate nominated by electoral Association may use the provided him air time, print space for spending on the same election campaigning for nominated his electoral Association, as well as for other candidates, nominated by the electoral Union. Selective merge, nominated candidates, a list of candidates may use the provided him air time, print space for spending on the same election campaigning for any candidate put forward by them. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. In the case where the same territory several election campaigns, campaigns on the match and referendum campaigns campaigning periods on channels broadcasting organizations and periodicals total amount of free airtime and free printed area does not increase without the consent of the broadcasting organization, the editorial staff of the periodical printed publising.
4. Non-governmental organizations and the non-State periodicals editorial staff carrying out media release, registered not less than one year prior to the start of the election campaign, the referendum campaign, as well as the wording of the non-State periodicals established electoral associations (including their structural units) and registered less than one year prior to the start of the election campaign, may provide registered candidates, electoral associations , the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum airtime, print area in the relevant media. Other non-governmental organizations and broadcasting non-State periodicals may not provide the registered candidates, electoral organizations, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum airtime, print area. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. Terms of payment for airtime, the printed area, provided by non-governmental organizations and the non-State editions of periodicals should be unified for all registered candidates, electoral coalitions, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters. This requirement does not apply to editorial non-State periodicals established candidates, electoral associations, citizens belonging to the initiative group for the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. at holding of elections information about size (in the currency of the Russian Federation) and other payment terms of airtime, the printed area shall be published by the organization concerned of broadcasting, edited the periodical printed publising not later than 30 days from the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections. The listed information, and notification of readiness to provide airtime, print area to conduct pre-election campaigns in the same period should be submitted to the Election Commission that organizes elections, or specified in an inferior Election Commission Act. Information for the referendum should be published by the broadcasting, edited the periodical printed publising and presented in the appropriate Commission of the referendum no later than one day prior to the release of the first propaganda material. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. Non-governmental organizations and broadcasting non-State periodicals, editorial State periodicals, emerging less than once a week, specialized organization of broadcasting and editorial staffs of specialized periodicals (cultural, educational, children's, technical, scientific, etc.), and in elections to the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the referendum of the Russian Federation, referendums in constituent entities of the Russian Federation also municipal organizations and municipal revision of periodicals shall have the right to refuse providing airtime , printed area to conduct electoral propaganda, agitation on the referendum. Such refusal shall be deemed failure to the appropriate Commission of the notification referred to in paragraph 6 of this article, within the prescribed time limits in this paragraph, and to provide data of the Commission not later than ten days from the date of the vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. Organizations engaged in production of media, are required to keep separate records of the volumes and cost of airtime and print area provided for the conduct of the pre-election campaign, canvassing on the referendum, on forms and in a manner established by the relevant Consultative Commission.
9. Organizations engaged in production of media required to store referred to in paragraph 8 of this article records on grant and paid providing airtime and print area not less than three years from the date of the vote. (As amended by federal law from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 10. The costs of Government and municipal organizations and State and local editions of periodicals related to the provision of free airtime and free printable area for the conduct of the pre-election campaign, canvassing on the referendum include the results of the activities of these organizations and editorial boards.
11. Provision of air time on television and radio broadcasting organizations and printed periodicals in the area to conduct a pre-election campaign, canvassing on a referendum shall be conducted in accordance with the agreement concluded in writing between the tv and radio broadcasting, edited the periodical printed publising and candidate, the electoral Union, representative of the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of participants in the referendum before granting air time, print space. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 12. In the case where the same territory several election campaigns and match the specified campaigns campaigning periods on channels broadcasting organizations and periodicals registered candidate put forward simultaneously in several constituencies in different elections, the right to obtain free airtime and free printable area in State and municipal organizations and periodicals in volume not exceeding the amount that should be given to him at the polls.
Article 51. Conditions of electioneering, campaigning on the referendum on television and radio 1. Free airtime, and in the case referred to in paragraph 1 of article 1-50 of this federal law, also pay airtime on State and municipal organizations of broadcasting is respectively available registered candidates, electoral associations registered lists of candidates under equal conditions (duration of the provided air time, broadcast time and other conditions). Free airtime on State and municipal organizations of broadcasting is available on equal terms after the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum only to the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters, as are the governing bodies of public associations (their structural units), referred to in paragraph 2 of article 42 hereof, if they put forward lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation and (or) the level of the referendum in the legislative (representative) public authority the subject of the Russian Federation, the representative body of the municipality or to the level of the referendum put forward their lists of candidates handed to Deputy mandates in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation, referred to in paragraph 17 of article 35 of this federal law. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 12.05.2009 N 94-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ; from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ; from 20 N 287-FZ)

2. All-Russia and regional public broadcasting organizations are obliged to provide free airtime, referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, the registered candidates, electoral associations to conduct electoral propaganda in the elections for the Federal State authorities, as well as the initiative group for the referendum of the Russian Federation and other groups of participants in the referendum referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, for campaigning on referendum of the Russian Federation. Regional public broadcasting organizations are obliged to provide free airtime, referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, the registered candidates, electoral associations to conduct electoral propaganda in the elections to bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as well as the initiative group for the referendum of the Russian Federation and other groups of participants in the referendum referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, for campaigning on referendum of the Russian Federation. Municipal broadcasting organizations are obliged to provide free airtime, referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, the registered candidates, electoral associations to conduct a pre-election campaign for the local elections, as well as the initiative group for holding local referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, for campaigning on local referendum. Provided air-time should be defined by the broadcasting organization concerned a period when television and radio broadcasts are harvested the largest audience. (As amended by federal law from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ)
3. The total amount of airtime specified in paragraph 1 of this article that each Russian State Organization broadcasting provides for the conduct of the pre-election campaign, canvassing on a referendum shall be on each of the channels is not less than 60 minutes on weekdays. The total amount of airtime specified in paragraph 1 of this article that each regional State or municipal organization broadcasting provides for the conduct of the pre-election campaign, canvassing on a referendum shall be on each of the channels is not less than 30 minutes on weekdays, and if the total broadcasting time of the broadcasting organization is less than two hours a day, not less than one quarter of the total broadcast time. The amount of airtime provided to regional broadcasting organizations or municipal government to conduct pre-election campaigns on additional or repeated elections of the Deputy (deputies) of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative body of the municipality on one-mandatory (multi-mandate) constituency shall be determined by the law of the Russian Federation. If as a result of the provision of broadcasting time, referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, to each registered candidate, each electoral Association which nominated registered list of candidates, each Member of the initiative group for the referendum or a group of participants in the referendum referred to in paragraph 1 of this article need to be more than 60 minutes of airtime, the total amount of broadcasting time that each broadcasting organization provides for campaigning is decreasing and should be 60 minutes multiplied respectively by the number of registered candidates, electoral associations nominated registered lists of candidates, the number of groups who have been granted the right to conduct propaganda on the referendum. (As amended by federal law from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ)

4. Not less than half of the total airtime, referred to in paragraph 1 of this article shall be granted to the registered candidates, electoral associations to conduct joint discussions, roundtables and other joint campaign events. This rule does not apply if each candidate registered on one-mandatory (multi-mandate) electoral district, is less than five minutes of total broadcasting time specified in paragraph 1 of this article. The law may provide that in joint promotional activities registered candidates (including list of candidates) may only participate personally. If the referendum is not less than half of the total of free broadcasting time should be allocated to the initiative group for the referendum, other groups of participants in the referendum (taking into account the provisions of paragraph 1 of this article) to conduct joint discussions, roundtables and other joint campaign events. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ)
5. A registered candidate, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum has the right to refuse participation in the joint agitacionnom event. While the airtime allotted to conduct joint campaign events, including if the event can participate only one party, not decreasing, except in the cases prescribed by law. Refusal to participate in a joint agitacionnom event does not entail an increase in airtime, referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, provided by a registered candidate, the electoral Union, the initiative group for the referendum, refused to participate in the event, except in the cases prescribed by law. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 5-1. The remainder of the total broadcasting time (if any) referred to in paragraph 1 of this article shall be granted by the State and municipal broadcasting organizations registered candidates, electoral organizations, the initiative group for the referendum and stated in paragraph 1 of this article, the other groups of participants in the referendum for the placement of campaign materials. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; as amended by federal law from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 6. Public broadcasting organization are obliged to reserve broadcasting time for conducting electioneering, campaigning on a referendum for a fee. The amount and conditions of payment must be uniform for all registered candidates, electoral associations nominated registered lists of candidates, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters. Total amount of reserved airtime must be equal to the fixed total amount of airtime specified in paragraph 1 of this article, or exceed it, but not more than twice. The registered candidate referred to a selective merge, the initiative group for the referendum, other groups of participants in the referendum shall be entitled for a fee to get the time from the total reserved airtime within the percentage obtained by dividing this amount by the number of registered candidates, respectively, indicated voter associations, the number of groups with the right to conduct propaganda on the referendum. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ)
7. The law may stipulate the provision of free and paid broadcasting time on equal terms electoral associations which have put forward their candidates registered. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. Non-governmental organizations that have followed the broadcasting conditions of paragraph 6 of article 50 of this federal law, shall be obliged to provide airtime to the registered candidates, electoral associations which have put forward their lists of candidates, registered the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum under equal conditions (including air time). (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. do not block the transfer of campaign materials on channels broadcasting organizations broadcast other television and radio programmes, and other promotional materials.
10. Other terms and conditions and the procedure for conducting electioneering, campaigning on the referendum on television and radio are regulated by law.
Article 52. Conditions of electioneering, campaigning on referendum in periodicals

1. State and municipal periodicals distributed in the territory in which the elections are held, a referendum and go at least once a week, are obliged to allocate space for the print campaign materials provided by registered candidates, electoral organizations, the initiative group for the referendum, other groups of voters. The total minimum amount of such areas, the possibility of providing printed area, mix ratio of printed space provided by the editors of periodicals gratis and for a fee, shall be established by law. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 2. The Editorial Office of State and local periodicals, go at least once a week, are required to reserve a print area for the conduct of the pre-election campaign, canvassing on a referendum for a fee. The amount and conditions of payment shall be the same for all candidates and electoral associations, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters. Total amount of reserved printed area shall be determined by law. Registered candidate, electoral Association which nominated registered lists of candidates, the initiative group for the referendum, a group of participants in the referendum shall be entitled for a fee to get out of the total reserved print area print area within the percentage obtained by dividing this amount by the number of registered candidates indicated voter associations or by dividing by the number of groups with the right to conduct propaganda on the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. The law may stipulate the provision of paid and free print square electoral associations which have put forward their candidates registered. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. non-State periodicals, have followed the terms of paragraph 6 of article 50 of this federal law, shall be entitled to refuse to provide printed area to conduct electoral propaganda, agitation on the referendum.
5. publication of propaganda materials, carried out in accordance with this article must not be accompanied by editorial comments in any form, as well as headings and illustrations that are not consistent with the appropriate candidate, the electoral Union, the referendum initiative group, another group of participants in the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. all campaign materials placed in periodicals, information on how to place, at the expense of the election fund of any candidate, the electoral referendum Fund Association, which group has the right to conduct propaganda on the referendum, payment was made to the relevant publication. If the materials were published, this information should be contained in the publication indicating who posted this publication. Responsibility for the implementation of this requirement carries revision periodical printed publising. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 7. Edition of periodicals that publish the materials, except for the established candidates, electoral associations may not give preference to any candidate, the electoral Union, the initiative group for the referendum, a group of participants in the referendum by altering the circulation and periodicity of periodicals. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. other conditions and procedure of electioneering, campaigning on referendum in periodicals shall be regulated by law.
Article 53. Conditions of electioneering, campaigning on the referendum campaign through public events 1. State and local self-government bodies are obliged to assist the registered candidates, electoral organizations, the initiative group for the referendum and other stakeholder groups in the Organization and conduct of the referendum campaign of public events.
2. Notice to the organizers of the rallies, demonstrations, marches and pickets are also dealt with in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
3. On the request of a registered candidate, electoral associations, registered list of candidates, the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of participants in the referendum premises suitable for the holding of promotional public events in the form of meetings and is in State or municipal ownership, gratis owner the owner of the premises at the time determined by the Law Commission, a registered candidate, his trusted persons, representatives of electoral associations to meet with voters and representatives of the initiative group for the referendum and other voter groups-with the participants in the referendum. In doing so, the Commission must ensure equal conditions for these activities for registered candidates and electoral associations registered lists of candidates to the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters.
4. If specified in paragraph 3 of this article, the premise, as well as space, is owned by an organization with on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum in its Charter (aggregate) capital share (deposit) of the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation and (or) municipalities, exceeding 30 per cent (exceeding), was granted one of the registered candidate, the electoral Union, the referendum initiative group (a group of participants in the referendum) the owner, the owner of the premises may not refuse another registered candidate, the electoral Union, a group of participants in the referendum (referendum initiative group) premises under the same conditions at other times during the campaign period.
In the case of the premises of the registered candidate, the electoral Union, the referendum initiative group (a group of participants in the referendum) the owner, the owner of the premises not later than the day following the day of providing premises must notify in writing a Law Commission of the fact that the provision of premises, the conditions under which it was granted, and when it may be granted during a period of agitation to other registered candidates , electoral associations, other groups of participants in the referendum (referendum initiative group). (As amended by federal law from 27.07.2010 N 222-FZ) 4-1. The Commission received the notification about the fact of providing premises registered candidate, the electoral Union, the referendum initiative group (a group of participants in the referendum), within two days after receipt of the notification obligation to post the information contained in it in information and telecommunications network, Internet or otherwise bring it to the attention of the other registered candidates and electoral associations and other groups of participants in the referendum (referendum initiative group). (Para supplemented by federal law from 27.07.2010 N 222-FZ; as amended by the Federal law of 11 N 200-FZ) 5. Applications for the allocation of premises referred to in paragraphs 3 and 4 of this article, for meetings of the registered candidates, their proxies, representatives of electoral associations registered lists of candidates, voters and representatives of the initiative group for the referendum and other voter groups-with the participants in the referendum dealt with the owners, the owners of these premises within three days from the date of filing of the said applications.
6. candidates, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters entitled to rent on the basis of a contract, buildings and facilities owned by citizens and organizations irrespective of their form of ownership, to conduct a campaign of public events.

7. the pre-election campaign, campaigning on the referendum at the location of military units, military organizations and establishments is prohibited, except when the only building or premises suitable for holding agitation meetings in the form of a public event, is in a military unit or military organization or institution. Such building or premises are provided by the Commander of the military unit at the request of the Commission to meet the registered candidates, their proxies, representatives of electoral associations registered lists of candidates with voters from among the armed forces, as well as to meet representatives of the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum with the participants in the referendum from the armed forces. The Organization of these meetings provides the Commander of a military unit in conjunction with the relevant Commission, all registered candidates or their proxies, representatives of all electoral associations registered lists of candidates, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum are made aware of the time and place of the meeting not later than three days prior to its implementation.
8. security when conducting a campaign of public activities are carried out in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 54. Conditions of the production and distribution of printed, audiovisual and other propaganda materials 1. Candidates, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters have the right to freely distribute printed, as well as audiovisual and other materials in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation. All materials should be produced on the territory of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 1-1. Organizations, individual entrepreneurs performing work or rendering services for the production of printed campaign materials, are obliged to ensure that the registered candidates, electoral associations registered lists of candidates, the initiative group for the referendum, other groups of voters equal payment conditions of manufacturing of these materials. Information about the size (in the currency of the Russian Federation) and other payment terms works or services these organizations, individual entrepreneurs for the manufacture of printed campaign material must be published by the organization concerned, to the relevant individual entrepreneur not later than 30 days from the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of elections, the registration of the initiative group for the referendum and in the same period are presented in a defined by the Law Commission. Organization, not an individual entrepreneur, had met these requirements, may not perform work or provide services for the production of printed campaign materials. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. All printed and audio-visual materials must contain the name, address and taxpayer identification number of Organization (surname, name, patronymic of the person and the name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the area of the city, a locality where is his place of residence), made (manufactured) these materials, organization name (surname, name, patronymic of a person), requesting (eating) them, as well as information on circulation and the release date of these materials and the instruction for payment of their manufacture means of appropriate electoral Foundation the referendum Fund. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. copies of printed campaign materials, or copies thereof, copies of audiovisual propaganda materials, photographs, other promotional materials prior to their dissemination shall be submitted by the candidate, the electoral Union, the initiative group for the referendum and another group of participants in the referendum to the corresponding Election Commission, the referendum. Along with these materials should also be presented information about location (residence address) Organization (entity), manufactured and requesting (manufactured and eating) these materials. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. (repealed-the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) 5. It is prohibited to manufacture propaganda materials without prior payment at the expense of the corresponding election fund, Fund referendum and in compliance with the requirements imposed by paragraphs 2 and 4 of this article.
6. it is prohibited to distribute campaign materials in compliance with the requirements established by paragraph 3 of this article, article 48, paragraph 9 of the present Federal law.
7. Local self-government bodies on the proposal by the Commission not later than 30 days before polling day are required to allocate special places for placing of printed campaign material in the territory of each polling station, site of the referendum. Such seats should be comfortable to visit voters referendum party and arranged in such a way that voters of the referendum participants could familiarize themselves with the hosted information. Area allocated seats must be large enough to accommodate them commissions information materials and promotional materials registered candidates and electoral associations, the initiative group for holding a referendum, other groups of voters. The registered candidates, electoral organizations, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum must be allocated equal floor space for placing of printed campaign materials. A list of these places brought commissions on proposals which highlighted these sites to the attention of candidates and electoral associations, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. Printed campaign materials can be displayed (unstuck, host) in the premises, buildings, constructions and other sites (except as provided in paragraph 7 of this article) only with the consent of and under the conditions of owners, owners of specified objects. Placement of campaign materials at the facility, located in State or municipal ownership or owned by an organization with on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of elections, the registration of the initiative group for holding a referendum in its Charter (aggregate) capital share (deposit) of the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation and (or) municipalities, exceeding 30 per cent (exceeding), implemented under equal conditions for all candidates and electoral associations to the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters. The placement of campaign materials at the facility, located in State or municipal ownership, no fee will be charged. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. Organizations, individual entrepreneurs, providing advertising services to ensure candidates, electoral organizations, the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters equal conditions for placing campaign materials. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. It is prohibited to hang out (put, post) printed campaign materials on monuments, obelisks, buildings, constructions and premises of historical, cultural or architectural value, as well as in buildings occupied by electoral commissions, the premise for voting, and less than 50 meters from the entrance to them. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 11. The provisions of this article shall not apply in respect of campaign materials, distributed in accordance with articles 51 and 52 of this federal law. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 55. Guarantee the right of voters to timely acquaintance with the text of the draft law, other legal act for the referendum if a draft law on the referendum, other normative legal act, each participant of the referendum no later than 30 days prior to election day has the right to obtain the text of the draft in a territorial Commission (Electoral Commission of the municipality). Obligation to produce and distribute specified text lies with the initiative group for the referendum, unless otherwise provided by law. Payment for manufacture of specified text is financed from the respective fund referendum, unless otherwise provided by law.

Article 56. Limitations in conducting electioneering, campaigning on issues of referendum 1. Election candidates, electoral associations and other campaign materials (including hosted in information and telecommunication networks, access to which is not restricted to a certain range of people, including the Internet), the performances of the candidates and their agents, representatives and vicarious agents of electoral associations, representatives of the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters, citizens at public events, media (including posted in informational-telecommunicational networks to which access is not restricted to a certain range of people, including the Internet) must not contain any incitement to commit the acts defined in article 1 of the Federal law dated July 25, 2002 N 114-FZ "on counteracting extremist activities" (hereinafter referred to as the Federal law "on counteracting extremist activities") as extremist activity, or otherwise encourage such acts, as well as justify or justify extremism. Agitation is prohibited instituting social, racial, national or religious discord, without regard for national dignity, promoting exclusivity, superiority or inferiority of citizens on grounds of their attitude to religion, social, racial, national, religious or linguistic affiliation, and agitation, which carried out propaganda and public demonstration of Nazi paraphernalia or symbols or paraphernalia or symbols, similar to Nazi paraphernalia or symbols to their degree of mixing. Cannot be regarded as an incitement of social hatred propaganda aimed at protecting the ideas of social justice. (As amended by the federal laws from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 27.11.2010 N 200-FZ) 1-1. While conducting electioneering, campaigning on a referendum is also not permitted the abuse of freedom of media other than those referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, forms. Are prohibited from campaigning in violation of the legislation of the Russian Federation on intellectual property. (Para supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)
2. Candidates, electoral coalitions, their agents and authorised representatives of the initiative group for the referendum, other groups of voters and their authorized representatives, and other individuals and entities in conducting electioneering, campaigning on a referendum are prohibited from bribing voters, voters: handing them cash, gifts and other material valuables, except for execution of organizational work (collecting voters ' signatures , canvassing voters); make reward voters, voters were specified organizational work, depending on the outcome of the vote or promise to make such remuneration; carry out preferential sale of goods, free to distribute any goods, except for printed material (including a picture) and icons, specially produced for the election campaign, the referendum campaign; provide services on a grant or concessional basis, as well as the impact on voters, voters through promises transfer of money, securities and other assets (including voting), providing services otherwise than on the basis of the measures taken in accordance with the law of the decisions of the organs of State power, bodies of local self-government. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. During the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign is not permitted the holding of lotteries and other games of chance, in which win prizes or participate in a prize draw depends on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum or are otherwise associated with the election, referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. payment for advertising commercial and other not related to elections, referendum activities using the names or images of the candidate, Member or authorized representative of the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of participants in the referendum, as well as advertising by using names, logos or other symbols of electoral associations to put forward a candidate list of candidates during the election campaign, the referendum campaign is carried out only at the expense of the corresponding election fund, Fund referendum. On polling day and the day preceding the day of the vote, such advertising, including paid at the expense of the corresponding election fund, the Fund for the referendum, is not allowed. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. candidates, electoral associations which nominated candidates, lists of candidates, their proxies and delegates, members and authorized representatives of the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters, as well as registered after the beginning of the election campaign, the referendum campaign organization, the founders, owners, holders, and (or) members of management bodies (organizations the highest management body which is meeting members of the bodies involved in the management of the activities of these organizations) are the individuals and (or) Organization , during the electoral campaign, the referendum campaign did not have the right to engage in charitable activities. Other natural and legal persons in the period of the election campaign, campaign a referendum may not engage in charitable activities at the request of, or on behalf of candidates and electoral associations, their proxies and delegates, members and authorized representatives of the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of voters, as well as conduct concurrently with the charity campaign, campaigning on a referendum. Candidates, electoral coalitions, their trusted persons and authorized representatives, members and authorized representatives of the initiative group for the referendum and other groups of participants in the referendum prohibits access by other individuals and legal entities with proposals for providing material, financial assistance or services to the electorate, the participants in the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 5-1. Campaign materials may not contain commercial advertising. (Para supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) 5-2. Registered candidate, electoral Association may not use airtime on broadcasting organizations conducting channels provided by them for placing campaign materials, to: (a) distribution of appeals) to vote against the candidate, candidates, lists of candidates, lists of candidates;
b) describe possible adverse effects if a candidate is elected, a list of candidates will be admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates;
in) the dissemination of information, which is clearly dominated by information about a candidate (no candidates), electoral Association in conjunction with the negative comments;
g) disseminate information conducive to the creation of a negative attitude of the voters for the candidate, the electoral Union, nominating a candidate list of candidates. (Para supplemented by federal law from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)

6. Organizations engaged in production of the media, in the case of disclosure of (publication) their promotional and information materials (including those that contain reliable information) which may cause damage to the honour, dignity or business reputation of the candidate, and business reputation of electoral associations must provide the appropriate candidate, the possibility of unification before the end of the electoral campaign period, free to promulgate (publish) a refutation or other explanation in defence of their honour, dignity or business reputation. To publish refutation or other specified clarifications airtime should be granted to a candidate, electoral Association in the same time of day, in which the original information was promulgated, and its size should not be less than the amount of airtime provided for the presentation of initial information, but not less than two minutes. When you publish the specified refutation or other explanation of the text should be typed in the same font, placed at the same location stripes and volume should not be less than the oprovergaemyj text. The failure of the candidate, the electoral opportunities publicized unification (publish) the specified refutation or other explanation before the end of the campaign period is the basis for attracting such organizations engaged in production of the media, and their officials accountable in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation. Established by this paragraph, the requirements do not apply to cases of posting campaign materials submitted by the registered candidates, electoral associations, through the use of them in accordance with this federal law, other law of free and paid broadcasting time, free and paid the printed square. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

7. the Commission will monitor compliance with the established procedure for the conduct of the pre-election campaign, campaigning for the referendum and take steps to rectify irregularities. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. In the case of fraudulent distribution of printed, audiovisual and other campaign materials, distribution of printed, audiovisual and other propaganda materials in compliance with the requirements of paragraphs 2-6, 8 and 10 of article 54 of this federal law, as well as in the case of a breach of the broadcasting organization, the editorship of the periodical printed publising stipulated by this federal law about carrying out of election campaigning, campaigning on the issues of the Referendum Commission is obliged to apply to the relevant law enforcement agencies the Court, the Executive authority which carries out the functions of control and supervision in the sphere of mass communications, with representation on the Suppression of illegal campaign activities, the seizure of illegal propaganda materials and on the involvement of the broadcasting organization, the editorial staff of the periodical printed publising, their officials and other persons in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. law enforcement and other authorities are obliged to take measures to curb illegal campaign activities, preventing the manufacture of fraudulent and illegal campaign of print, audiovisual and other propaganda materials and their removal, set the manufacturer specified materials and their source of payment, as well as inform the corresponding Election Commission, the referendum about facts identified and action taken.
CHAPTER VIII. FINANCING of ELECTIONS and referendum Article 57. Financial support for the preparation and conduct of the elections and referendum 1. Costs associated with the preparation and holding of the elections in the Russian Federation, exploitation and development of automation and training election officials and voters, election commissions shall be made at the expense of funds allocated for these purposes from the corresponding budget (federal budget, the subject of the Russian Federation and (or) local budgets). Financing of these costs is carried out in accordance with the approved budget painted on the apportionment of the expenses of the related budget, but not later than within ten days from the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. Costs associated with the holding of the referendum of the Russian Federation shall be exercised at the expense of funds allocated from the federal budget to these objectives. Costs related to other referenda, through funds allocated from the budget of the Russian Federation, local budgets on these goals in the manner and terms established by federal constitutional law "on referendum of the Russian Federation". While funded commissions respectively from the federal budget, the budget of the Russian Federation or the local budget, prior to the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum produced only the cost of commissions related to the verification of the signatures collected in support of the initiative of holding a referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. the principal stewards of funds stipulated in the respective budgets (the federal budget, the budget of the Russian Federation, the local budget) on the holding of elections and referendums, are the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the municipality. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. (repealed-Federal Act of 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) 5. (Repealed-Federal Act of 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ)
6. Reports of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation electoral commissions, electoral commissions of municipalities of budget expenditure on elections, referendum are presented, respectively, in the Chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the legislative (representative) organs of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative bodies of municipalities. The Chairmen of the commissions manage funds allocated for preparation and holding of elections, a referendum, and are responsible for compliance with the financial instruments of the commissions decisions on financial matters and for reporting about the spending of those funds in the manner and time prescribed by law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. order of opening and maintenance of accounts, accounting, reporting and remittance of funds allocated from the federal budget the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, other commissions on the preparation and holding of elections to the Federal State authorities, the referendum of the Russian Federation, the exploitation and development of means of automation, training election officials and voters, and to ensure the activities of election commissions shall be established by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation by agreement with the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. Procedure for opening and maintenance of accounts, accounting, reporting and remittance of funds allocated from the budget of the Russian Federation, the local budget of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, other commissions on the preparation and holding of elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum, operation and development automation tools, training election officials and voters, and to ensure the activities of the commissions , is set by the Election Commission of the Russian Federation on agreement with the Directorate (National Bank) is the Central Bank of the Russian Federation in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. Moneys paid into an account opened by the commissions in the institutions of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, and in their absence-in branches of the savings bank of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. The bank fee for opening accounts of electoral commissions, commissions and referendum operations on accounts not charged. For using money means on these accounts, interest is paid by the Bank.
9. the Commission is receiving money from budgets of different levels, maintain separate accounting, cash accounting and reporting of the funds received from specified budgets. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 58. The procedure for the establishment of electoral funds, referendum

1. candidates are required to create their own election funds to finance its election campaign in the period after written notice of the corresponding Election Commission on their nominating (self-nomination) prior to the submission of documents for the registration of the Electoral Commission. Elections to local self-government bodies the establishment candidate election fund is optional, provided that the number of voters in the constituency does not exceed five thousand and financing his campaign candidate does not occur. In this case, the candidate shall notify the Election Commission about the circumstances. Electoral associations have put forward their lists of candidates to finance their election campaign to create election funds after registering their authorized representatives on financial matters by the corresponding election commissions. Selective merge, nominated candidates in single-seat (multi-member) constituencies, electoral fund does not create. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ) 2. The initiative group for the referendum must create its own Fund for the financing of their activities to the referendum initiative, gathering signatures in support of this initiative, as well as activities aimed at obtaining a certain result in referendum. The law of the Russian Federation could be established that when presenting the initiative to hold a local referendum when a certain number of participants in the referendum in the territory of the municipality (but not more than five thousand voters) creation of initiative group of the referendum fund referendum is optional, provided that it is not made funding for the preparation and conduct of the referendum. The size limit of expenditure Fund referendum, the sources of its formation and limit the size of donations and fund transfers in the referendum shall be established by law. The law of the Russian Federation governing the preparation and conduct of the referendum, should foresee the possibility of a referendum funds other groups of voters, including campaigning against the referendum, the referendum against the questions on the ballot for the referendum. On the funds is subject to the rules established by this federal law for referendum Fund, created by the initiative group for the referendum.
3. candidates may, in cases prescribed by law, shall be obliged, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum are obliged to appoint authorized representatives on financial matters. Registration of authorised representatives on financial matters is carried out by the commissions in accordance with the procedure established by law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. candidates, the program only as part of a list of candidates nominated by the electoral Association may not create their own election funds. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. the election funds of candidates, electoral associations may be established by: (as amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) and the candidate's own funds), electoral associations; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) b) the funds allocated to the applicant designating electoral Association; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) in) voluntary donations of citizens;
g) voluntary donations from legal persons;
d) funds allocated to a candidate, electoral unification by the corresponding Election Commission, if it is provided by law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. it is prohibited to make donations to the election funds of candidates registered candidates and electoral associations, foundations of referendum: a) to foreign States and foreign organizations;
b) foreign nationals, except in the case provided for in paragraph 10 of article 4 hereof;
b) stateless persons;
g) citizens of the Russian Federation, under the age of 18 years on the day of the vote (in a referendum-on the day of making a donation);
d) Russian legal entities with foreign participation, if the share (deposit) foreign involvement in their Charter capital (aggregate) is greater than 30 per cent on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections on the first day of the referendum campaign (for open joint-stock companies-date list of persons eligible to participate in the annual general meeting of shareholders for the previous financial year); (As amended by the Federal law of 30.12.2006 N 274-FZ) e), international organizations and international social movements;
f) State authorities, other State bodies, bodies of local self-government;
w) State and municipal institutions, State and municipal unitary enterprises;
and) legal persons authorized (aggregate) capital share (deposit) of the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation and (or) exceeds 30 per cent of the municipalities on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections on the first day of the referendum campaign (for open joint-stock companies-date list of persons eligible to participate in the annual general meeting of shareholders for the previous financial year); (As amended by the Federal law of 30.12.2006 N 274-FZ) to) organizations established by public authorities and (or) local self-government bodies (with the exception of joint-stock companies established in the manner of privatization); organizations established by legal persons referred to in subparagraphs "q" and "in this paragraph; organizations with authorized (aggregate) capital share (deposit) of legal entities referred to in subparagraphs "q" and "in this paragraph, exceeding 30 per cent (exceeding) on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections on the first day of the referendum campaign (for open joint-stock companies-date list of persons eligible to participate in the annual general meeting of shareholders for the previous financial year); (As amended by the Federal law of 30.12.2006 N 274-FZ) l) military units, military agencies and organizations, law enforcement agencies;
m) charity and religious organizations, as well as established by their organizations;
n) anonymous donors. Under the anonymous contributor refers to a citizen who is not indicated in a payment document to make donations to any of the following information: surname, first name and patronymic, address of residence or pointed out inaccurate information or a legal person in a payment document to make donations do not specify any of the following information: tax identification number, name, bank details or specified inaccurate information;
o) legal persons, registered less than one year prior to polling day at the election, until the day of the beginning of the referendum campaign; (Paragraph as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) p) non-profit organizations who received in the year preceding the day of making a donation to the election fund, referendum, money or other property from foreign States, as well as from specified in sub-clauses "a"-"d", "e"-"h", "l"-"about" this item bodies, organizations or individuals;
Russian legal entities with foreign participation, if the share (deposit) foreign involvement in their Charter capital (aggregate) exceeded 30 per cent (exceeding) on the day of the enumeration of these funds or transfer of other property (for open joint-stock companies-date list of persons eligible to participate in the annual general meeting of shareholders for the previous financial year);
legal entities, authorized capital (aggregate) which share (deposit) of the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation and (or) municipalities exceeded 30 per cent (exceeding) on the day of the enumeration of these funds or transfer of other property (for open joint-stock companies-date list of persons eligible to participate in the annual general meeting of shareholders for the previous financial year);
organizations established by public authorities and (or) local self-government bodies (with the exception of joint-stock companies established in the manner of privatization);
organizations established by legal persons referred to in paragraphs 3 and 4 of this subparagraph;

organizations, authorized capital (aggregate) which share (deposit) of legal persons referred to in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the present subparagraph exceed 30 per cent of the drive (exceeded) on the day of the enumeration of these funds or transfer of other property (for open joint-stock companies-date list of persons eligible to participate in the annual general meeting of shareholders for the previous fiscal year). (Supplemented by federal law from 30.12.2006 N 274-FZ), 6-1. Non-profit organizations described in subparagraph "p" paragraph 6 of this article, may not make donations to the election fund of the candidate of a registered candidate, electoral alliance Fund referendum only if these non-profit organizations received funds or other assets were never returned them to remit the money or other property transferred to foreign States, bodies, organisations or individuals mentioned in paragraphs second-seventh subparagraph "p" paragraph 6 of this article (in case of impossibility to return have not been listed (transferred) to the income of the Russian Federation) , before the date of making a donation to the election fund, the referendum. (Para supplemented by federal law from 30.12.2006 N 274-FZ)
7. When making donations to citizen indicates in a payment document the following information about yourself: full name, date of birth, place of residence, passport series and number or alternate document, information on citizenship.
8. When donating legal entity in a payment order should contain the following information: tax identification number, name, date of registration, bank accounts, there is no limit imposed by paragraph 6 of this article. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. the candidate, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum shall have the right to return to the contributor any donation to the election fund, referendum, except the donations made by an anonymous contributor. If a donation made by a citizen or legal person does not have the right to carry out such a donation, or if the donation is made in compliance with the requirements of paragraphs 7 and 8 of this article, or if the donation made in excess of the statutory maximum amount of such donations, it shall be returned to the contributor or fully refundable the part that exceeds the statutory maximum size of donations, indicating the reason for the return. Donation made by an anonymous contributor, shall be transferred to the corresponding income budget. Terms of return of donations, as well as the timing of donations in the enumeration of the relevant income of the budget shall be established by law. Candidate suffrage association, the initiative group for the referendum shall not be held responsible for making donations, making that donors have indicated information under paragraphs 7 and 8 of this article and made valid if selective merge candidate had not received information about the illegality of the data. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. The law establishes the limits listed in the election funds own funds of a candidate, electoral associations, funds allocated to the applicant designating electoral Association, voluntary donations of citizens and legal persons, as well as spending limits election funds. May be increased to 20 per cent of the spending limits of the election fund of the registered candidates on the ballot at a repeated voting. Candidate nominated in multiple constituencies at various elections if these elections are held on the same territory or in the territories, one of which is included in another, creates election funds in accordance with paragraph 1 of this article, however, these spending limits election funds is calculated in aggregate, by the greatest of the specified size limit. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 11. All moneys, constituting the electoral referendum Fund, listed on the special election account, special account fund referendum open with the permission of the relevant Commission by the candidate or by his authorized representative on financial matters, financial affairs authorized representative electoral Association, the initiative group for holding the referendum in the branches of the savings bank of the Russian Federation, and in their absence in other credit institutions located in the territory of the constituency territory, the holding of a referendum. In case of absence in the territory of the electoral district, territory referendum, electoral candidate credit organizations Association, the initiative group for the referendum shall determine in consultation with the relevant Commission credit organization, which offers special election account, a special account of the referendum. The law of the Russian Federation may stipulate that the local government elections of rural settlements, transfer of funds to the special electoral election fund account is optional if the cost of financing the election campaign of the candidate not to exceed three thousand rubles. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. The elections in the Federal State authorities, the referendum of the Russian Federation order of opening, maintaining and closing specified in paragraph 11 of this article accounts shall be established by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation by agreement with the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. Elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum procedure for opening, maintaining and closing the accounts is established by the corresponding Election Commission of the Russian Federation on agreement with the Directorate (National Bank) is the Central Bank of the Russian Federation in the relevant constituent entities of the Russian Federation. Procedure and forms of accounting and reporting on funds transferred to electoral funds, the referendum and the expenditure of these funds shall be established by the corresponding Election Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 59. The procedure for disbursement of election funds, referendum 1. The right to dispose of the means of election funds, the referendum belongs to the person who created their candidates, electoral organizations, the initiative group for the referendum, other groups of voters. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. the means of election funds, the referendum were earmarked. Means of election funds may be used by candidates, electoral associations only to cover the cost of his election campaign. Referendum funds can be used by the initiative group for the referendum only for activities aimed at the referendum initiative, collecting signatures in support of this initiative and getting a particular result in a referendum, while other groups of participants in the referendum-only for activities aimed at obtaining a certain result in referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. the means of election funds, the referendum can be used to: (a)) financial provision of organizational and technical measures aimed at collecting signatures of voters in support of the nomination of the candidate, the referendum initiative, including salaries of persons hired to collect signatures for the referendum; (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) b) pre-election campaigning, campaigning on the issues of the referendum, as well as works (services) information and advisory nature;
in) other works (services), executed (rendered) by citizens or legal entities, as well as to cover other expenses directly related to the candidates, electoral associations of its election campaign, the referendum initiative group its activities aimed at the referendum initiative, collecting signatures in support of this initiative and getting a particular result in a referendum, other groups of participants in the referendum in order to obtain a particular result in a referendum; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) g) (repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ)

3-1. Federal law may provide for the establishment of electoral funds, whose funds can only be used to cover the costs provided for under subparagraphs (b) and paragraph 3 of this article. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. contracts (agreements) with the citizens and legal persons about certain works (services) related to the election campaign of a candidate, electoral associations, with the referendum campaign are personally by the candidate or by his authorized representative on financial matters, financial affairs authorized representative electoral Association, the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of participants in the referendum. Settlements between a candidate, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum, another group of participants in the referendum and legal entities for these works (services) are carried out only in cashless order. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. citizens and legal persons shall have the right to provide financial support to the candidate, the electoral Union, the initiative group for the referendum only through the relevant election funds, funds of the referendum. Expenditure in order to achieve a particular result in the election, referendum funds not listed in discretionary funds, a referendum shall be prohibited. Prohibited without documented consent of the applicant or his authorized representative on financial matters, financial affairs authorized representative electoral Association, the initiative group for holding a referendum and without payment of the corresponding election fund, Fund referendum execution paid work, sales of goods, rendering of paid services directly or indirectly related to elections and referendum aimed at achieving a particular result in the election, the referendum initiative , obtaining a certain result in referendum. Prohibits free or unreasonably undervalued (overvalued) rates of works and services, the sale of goods by legal entities, their branches, representative offices and other entities directly or indirectly related to elections and referendum aimed at achieving a particular result in the election, the referendum initiative, obtaining a certain result in referendum. Material support of a candidate, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum, aimed at achieving a particular result in the election, referendum, may be available only when it is compensated by means of the corresponding election fund, Fund referendum. Allowed voluntary free personal execution of citizen works, rendering services on preparing and holding the elections, the referendum without the involvement of third parties. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. candidates, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum may use to payments of organizational-technical actions to collect signatures for the referendum, as well as canvassing, campaigning on a referendum on the implementation of other activities aimed at achieving a particular result in the election, referendum, only cash (including cash electoral associations), received in their election funds, the referendum in accordance with the law. Selective merge, list of candidates nominated may, for the purposes of his campaign to use without payment of funds to its election fund of immovable and movable property (except securities printing products and consumables), located in its use (including rent) on the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. a credit institution, which opened a special electoral account, special account fund referendum, at the request of the Commission, a candidate, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum is obliged to periodically provide information on receipt and expenditure of funds in the election this candidate account, electoral associations, special account fund referendum initiative group for holding a referendum. Credit organization, which opened a special electoral account, special account fund referendum on presentation of the corresponding Commission and in the corresponding electoral fund Fund referendum also on demand of a candidate, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum is obliged within three days, and three days before polling day immediately to provide certified copies of primary financial documents certifying the receipt and expenditure of funds of electoral funds, the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

8. A Commission prior to polling day at the election, referendum periodically sends in the media to publish information about receipt and expenditure of funds of electoral funds, the referendum. State and municipal revision of periodicals accordingly level elections, referendum are obliged to publish the information passed to them commissions for publication within three days of receipt. The amount of information to be published shall be determined by law.
9. the candidate, electoral Association not later than 30 days from the day of official publication of the results of the election are required to submit to the corresponding Election Commission final financial report about the size of his election fund, all sources of its formation, as well as all expenditures at the expense of his election fund. The deadline for submission of the final financial report of the action team on the referendum shall be determined by law. To the final financial report are attached primary financial documents confirming receipt of funds to the election fund, the referendum and the expenditure of these funds. The list annexed to the final financial statement documents is determined by the Commission organizing the election, referendum. The law may stipulate that a candidate, electoral Association simultaneously with the submission of documents for registration, the initiative group for the referendum simultaneously with the submission of signature sheets represent the first financial report. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 9-1. Copies of the financial statements referred to in paragraph 9 of this article not later than five days after receiving the transferred commissions in editorial media for publication. The law may provide that the State and municipal revision periodicals (the level of elections, referendum) are obliged to publish transmitted to them by the commissions financial reports (information from these reports) within the period prescribed by the Act. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. (Repealed-the Federal law from 19.07.2009 N 203-FZ) 11. After a day of voting, candidates, electoral Association, the initiative group for the referendum are obliged to remit the unspent funds in the special election account, special account fund referendum, citizens and legal entities making donations or transfers in their election funds, the referendum is proportional to invested funds. Credit organization shall on the expiration of 30 days from the date of the vote on the written instructions of the Commission concerned shall without further transfer to her account owed money and the remaining at the special election account, special account fund referendum unexpended funds upon the expiration of 60 days from the date of the vote-in the corresponding income budget. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. Order of taxation of means of election funds, referendum, voluntary donations and transfers in these funds, as well as spending said funds shall be established by federal laws.

13. The Commission monitors the order of formation of electoral funds, funds of funds and the expenditure of these funds. Bodies of registration of citizens of the Russian Federation at the place of residence and domicile within the Russian Federation, the executive authorities engaged in State registration of legal entities or authorized in the area of registration of non-profit organizations in five-day's term from the date of receipt of the submission to them the Commission concerned shall be obliged to check the information on a pro bono basis, these citizens and legal persons when making or enumerating donations in election funds referendum funds, and to report on the results of checks to the Commission. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ of 30.12.2006 N 274-FZ) Article 60. Control and audit services 1. To monitor a target expenditure of funds allocated to commissions on the preparation and holding of elections, referendum, as well as sources of income, proper accounting and use of funds for electoral funds, a referendum to validate financial reports of candidates and electoral associations, the initiative group for holding a referendum to organize validation presented candidates in accordance with paragraph 3 of article 33 hereof property information about income and their sources, monitoring of returning the budget allocated by the corresponding election commissions in the electoral funds of the registered candidates and electoral associations created control-revision service. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. test and audit services are created when the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, the electoral commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation, and in the cases provided for by law, and when other commissions with the involvement of leaders and experts from the State and other bodies and agencies, including the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, the savings bank of the Russian Federation, the main control (national banks) of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation in the Russian Federation. The said authorities and institutions upon request of the corresponding Election Commission not later than one month from the day of promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections, the official publication of the decision on conducting a referendum shall be obliged to provide suitably qualified specialists at the disposal of the Commission. While at the disposal of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation specialists seconded for a period of not less than five months, and at the disposal of other Commission-for a period of not less than two months. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. For a period of work in the audit services of experts referred to in paragraph 2 of this article shall be exempted from the substantive work, work place persist, set the salaries and other payments on the main place of work, they can also be paid at the expense of funds allocated for the preparation and conduct of elections and referendums.
CHAPTER IX. GUARANTEES of CITIZENS ' RIGHTS when organizing and implementing voting, COUNTING of VOTES, the VOTERS, the RESULTS of the ELECTIONS, the referendum and THEIR PUBLICATION Article 61. Premises for voting 1. Premises for voting is made available free of charge the Electoral Commission head of the local administration of the corresponding municipality, and in cases stipulated by this federal law, other federal law, the Commander of a military unit, the master of the ship, the head of the polar station, the head of a diplomatic mission, consular office of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. In the premises for voting should be Hall, where cabins or other specially equipped places for secret voting, equipped with lighting and equipped with writing materials, except pencils.
3. In the premises for voting either directly before the specified location precinct Commission sets up an information stand, which puts the following information about all the candidates, lists of candidates and electoral associations made in the bulletin: (as amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) and) the curricula vitae of the candidates to the extent the Commission organizing the election, but not less than the amount of biographical data in the bulletin;
b) if the candidate list of candidates nominated by the electoral Union,-the words "nominated by the selective Association of the name of this electoral associations; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)) if the candidate himself was nominated, the word "self-nomination"; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) g) (repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) d) information about the income and property of candidates to the extent specified by organizing elections by the Election Commission;
e) facts represent candidates of inaccurate information provided for in paragraphs 2 and 3 of article 33 hereof (if available).
4. In the event that a registered candidate, including the list of candidates, and outstanding conviction appeal on information stand of the placed information about judicial candidates.
5. (repealed-the Federal law from 25.07.2006 N 128-FZ) 6. For the referendum on the information stand placed informational materials about the issues of the referendum, including the text of the regulation submitted for referendum.
7. On the information poster materials must not contain signs of electioneering, campaigning on a referendum.
7-1. To inform voters, voters with disabilities, on information stand of the placed materials, referred to in paragraphs 3, 4 and 6 of this article, made a large font and (or) using relief-dot braille. Polls, referendum information stands that host such content, determined by the decision of organizing the elections, the Referendum Commission and the elections in the Federal State authorities-the decision of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 06 N 143-FZ)
8. at the information stand placed samples of completed ballot papers, which should not contain the names of the candidates registered in the electoral district, the name of the voter associations participating in this election, sample ballots in the referendum, which must be given options to fill the newsletter (newsletters). (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. In the premises for voting should be increased form the voting results Protocol, designed for recording data on the outcome of the vote as they establish. Augmented form of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote is hung out before voting and must be in sight of the Election Commission members, observers and the distance required to understand the information contained in it.
10. In the premises for voting placed stationary boxes for a vote. As stationary boxes can also be used technical means counting, including software and hardware processing of ballots. When conducting electronic voting systems for used electronic voting. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 11. Premises for voting shall be so equipped that the place where the ballot papers for secret voting and ballot boxes, counting of votes when they are used at the same time were in sight of members of the Electoral Commission, observers.
Article 62. Absentee ballot 1. The law may provide that a voter party referendum on voting day cannot arrive at the premises for voting polling also, referendum, where it is included in the voters list, the voter has the right to obtain within the established time period determined by the Commission in the absentee ballot and vote (within the electoral district, County referendum, where a voter referendum party has an active electoral right the right to participate in referendum) at the polling station, site of the referendum, in which it will be placed on the voting day.
Installed by law the period of issuance of absentee ballots may not be less than 30 days and must end with the day preceding the day of the vote. (As amended by the Federal Act of 25 N 262-FZ)

2. In the case of combining days voting in elections and (or) referendums at different levels, in which the law provides for a vote on permits, otkrepitel′nye cast their identities issued within the time limits established by the law governing the elections (the referendum) is higher.
3. Otkrepitel′nye identity are documents of strict accountability and have a uniform numbering throughout the elections, referendum. Absentee ballot used in the elections, in which the law provides for a second ballot, should have a detachable coupon. Absentee ballot is made on form according to annex 2 or 3 to the present Federal law. The text of the absentee voting certificates, the number of absentee ballots, absentee ballots issuing registry form approved by organizing elections, the Referendum Commission in the terms established by law. Specified by the Commission also sets out ways to protect against forgery absentee ballots in their manufacture.
4. in order to protect against forgery absentee ballots in their manufacture are used paper with watermarks and (or) printed with the inscription painted and (or) the protective grid and (or) other special protections.
5. Placing an order for production of absentee ballots is done organizing elections, the Referendum Commission centrally on the basis of its decision.
6. Absentee ballot shall be issued by the Commission on the basis of a written application of the voter, party referendum indicating the reasons for which he required absentee ballot. Absentee ballot is issued, the voter referendum party personally or by his representative on the basis of a notarized power of attorney. The power of attorney may also be certified by the administration of the hospital treatment-and-prophylactic institutions (if a voter referendum party is treated in the institution), the administration of the institution in which detained suspects or accused (if a voter referendum party is contained in this institution as a suspect or defendant).
7. the Chairman, Deputy Chairman, Secretary or a member of the Commission with the right to vote, carrying out issuance of absentee voting certificates, making it the surname, name and patronymic of a voter referendum party series and the number of his passport or passport of the citizen of the polling station number, plot a referendum, where a voter referendum party is included in the list of voters for the referendum, the Electoral Commission address, name of the municipality and the subject of the Russian Federation number and (or) name odnomandatnogo (mnogomandatnogo) constituency (if the elections are held in single-seat and (or) multi-member constituencies), where the polling station was established, the plot of the referendum, the name of the Commission, which issued the absentee ballot. If the law provides for a second ballot in the election, the information about a voter, a polling station and the corresponding Commission made also in the detachable coupon absentee voting certificates. The President, Vice-President, Secretary or a member of the Commission with the right to vote, carrying out issuance of absentee voting certificates, indicates the otkrepitel′nom certificate (if the law provides for a second ballot in the election, also off coupon) your surname and initials, the date of issuance of absentee voting certificates, sign and seal the relevant Commission.
8. upon receipt of absentee voting certificates (in the case of a repeated voting on election-absentee voting without identity detachable coupon) a voter referendum party registry in the relevant boxes issuing absentee ballots or voters list, the voter indicates his series and number of passport or surrogate passport and signs. In the registry, issuance of absentee ballots should be the address of the place of residence of the voter, party referendum. In the case of identity on the basis of power of Attorney register representative voter party referendum in the relevant boxes of the registry issuing absentee ballots or voters list, the voter shall indicate the Passport series and number of the voter, party referendum or successor document passport, while the representative of party a voter referendum indicates your surname, name and patronymic, series and number of passport or surrogate passport and signs. After that, the representative of the party's voter referendum power of attorney shall be revoked and shall be attached respectively to the registry issuing absentee ballots, to the list of voters for the referendum.
9. the Chairman, Deputy Chairman, Secretary or a member of the territorial Commission (Electoral Commission of the municipality, the District Election Commission) with the power to vote on issuing the voter, party absentee ballot referendum, the issuance of registry in the relevant boxes indicates the number of absentee ballots issued absentee voting certificates and signs. The territorial Commission (Electoral Commission of the municipality, the District Election Commission) for 20 days before polling day sends in precinct commissions together with the first copy of the voters list, the voter certified extracts from registry, issuance of absentee ballots, which provide information about obtaining identity otkrepitel′nye voters, the referendum participants registered in the territories of the respective polling stations. On the basis of relevant extracts a member of the Electoral Commission in the "special notes" of the voters list, the voter makes a mark: "Got in a territorial Commission (Electoral Commission of the municipality, the District Election Commission) absentee ballot N" indicating the number of the granted absentee voting certificates and signs.
10. When issuing voter party referendum absentee voting certificates in the Electoral Commission Chairman, Deputy Chairman, Secretary or a member of the Election Commission with the power to vote on issuing the voter referendum party absentee ballot, in the column "special notes" of the voters list, the voter makes a mark: "received the absentee ballot N with the number of absentee voting certificates and signs.
11. A voter referendum party, which issued absentee ballot (including through his representative on the basis of power of attorney) is excluded from the list of precinct Commission of voters, voters at the appropriate polling station, site of a referendum on the election, referendum and not counted in the number of registered voters, voters in drawing up the Protocol, the Commission on the outcome of the vote.
12. Reissue identity absentee voting is not allowed. In case of loss of identity a duplicate register shall not be issued.
13. on the ballot day before the voting time unused otkrepitel′nye identity are repaid. If the law provides for a second ballot in the election, terms and order of redemption of absentee ballots and tear-off coupons are established by this law. Information about repaying unused absentee ballots and tear-off coupons, indicating their number, as well as absentee ballots are made relevant by the Commission in the Act, approved by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation.
14. Upon presentation of the identity register on election day voter party referendum additionally included in the voters list, the voter at the polling station, site of the referendum, in which it will be placed on the voting day. Precinct Commission in box "special notes" of the voters list, the voter is marked: "voted on identity otkrepitel′nomu N" indicating your identity against absentee voting a voter referendum party. After that, the absentee ballot is withdrawn, the voter, party referendum, except where the law provides for a second ballot in the election. In this case, the conduct of general elections, the voter shall be revoked, and coupon tear when conducting of a repeated voting-absentee ballot. Otkrepitel′nye certificate (tear-off coupons), under which voters referendum participants are included in the list of voters, the voters, are stored together with the specified list.

15. in case of loss of identity, the Commission register stationery which fact such loss, is the appropriate certificate and immediately decides that specifies the number of the lost Blanca identity register the fact of loss of form and the reason for the loss. This decision on the same day shall be notified to the Commission and reviewed by a higher tribunal directly, organizing elections, referendum. On the basis of this decision the Commission organizing the election, referendum, recognizes the appropriate absentee ballot invalid, as immediately informed all subordinate commissions. Invalid absentee ballot is not a prerequisite for inclusion of the voter, party referendum in the list of voters for the referendum. Upon presentation of a voter referendum party of such identity-register it subject to seizure.
16. the procedure of transferring the absentee ballots and absentee ballots accounting commissions, including using GUS ' election ' is approved by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation.
(Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law dated 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) Article 63. Bulletin 1. To vote on elections, referendum voter party referendum gets newsletter. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. bulletins are produced solely at the behest of the Commission concerned. The numbering of ballots is not allowed. The number of the manufactured ballots should not be more than 1.5% exceed the number of registered voters for the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 2-1. To help voters who are disabled referendum participants on sight, by a decision of the Commission made special stencils for self-completion bulletin, including relief-dot braille. The polls, the referendum for which made such the decision defined stencils, organizing elections, the Referendum Commission and the elections in the Federal State authorities-the decision of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 06 N 143-FZ)
3. In the elections to the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in order to protect against tampering of ballots in their manufacture use watermarked paper or printed with the inscription painted and (or) the protective grid is used for this purpose either the special mark (mark). Order the manufacture and use of special symbols (marks), as well as requirements for the transfer of special characters (marks) higher commissions lower commissions, approved by the organizing Election Commission not later than 60 days before polling day. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 3-1. In the elections to local self-government bodies (except the elections to the representative body of the municipality, held by the electoral districts, the number of voters of which does not exceed five thousand) in the manufacture of newsletters use paper printed with colored background or painted inscription and (or) the protective netting. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. the form and text of ballot paper, the number of bulletins, as well as the procedure for exercising control over the manufacture of ballots allegedly relevant commissions no later than 20 days before polling day. The text of the bulletin should be placed only on one side. In the case of a repeated voting security bulletin, number of ballots are approved by the relevant Consultative Commission simultaneously with the adoption of a decision on conducting of a repeated voting. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. When voting for candidates the names of registered candidates are placed in alphabetical order in the Gazette, in this bulletin contains the following information about each registered candidates: a) the surname, first name, patronymic;
b) year of birth;
in) the name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the area of the city, a place, where is the place of residence of the candidate; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) g) principal place of business or service position (if there is no principal place of business or employment service);
d) if the applicant is a Deputy, but works on a part-time basis-information about this at the same time indicating the names of the representative body;
(e)) if the candidate nominated by the electoral Union,-the words "nominated by electoral Association" with the short name of this electoral associations; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) f) if the applicant himself was nominated, the word "self-nomination"; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) w) (repealed-the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ) (tenth paragraph of ineffective federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) (paragraph eleven lost effect-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 5-1. If a registered candidate put forward directly, in accordance with paragraph 2 of article 33 hereof pointed out in a statement of consent to run for belonging to a political party, public association, the bulletin identifies the short name of the respective political party or other public association and a registered candidate for the political party, other public association. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; changes in the wording of the Federal law dated 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ) 5-2. If a registered candidate, nominated by the electoral Association on one-mandatory (multi-mandate) constituency, is also included in the composition of the list of candidates registered, these details are indicated in the bulletin. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

6. Vote for lists of candidates in the bulletin are placed in the order determined by the drawing of lots, shortenings voter associations, as well as surnames, names, patronymics are not less than the first three candidates from the list and (or) its respective regional parts and voter associations logo (single-color). (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
7. In the event that a registered candidate, a newsletter, and outstanding conviction appeal in the bulletin should be disclosed information about his convictions. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 25.07.2006 N 128-FZ) 8. To the right of the specified in paragraphs 5, 5-1, 5-2, and 6 of this article, information about each registered candidate, from the name of the electoral Association placed an empty square. (As amended by federal law from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ) 8-1. If, in accordance with article 38, paragraph 35 hereof shall be held for one candidate, as provided in paragraphs below 5, 5-1, 5-2, and 6 of this article, the information about the registered candidate shall indicate the options the will of voters by the words "for" and "against", which are placed to the right of the empty squares. (Para supplemented by federal law from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ)
9. When voting on the referendum bulletin reproduces the text of the referendum question and identifies options for expression of the voter with the words "Yes" or "no" to either "For" or "Against", which are placed to the right of the empty squares. If the referendum passed, the draft regulation in the Gazette reprinted the text or name of this regulation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. Newsletters are printed in Russian. By the decision of the Commission referred to in the law, ballot papers are printed in Russian and in the official language of the constituent Republic of the Russian Federation and, if necessary, in the languages of the peoples of the Russian Federation in the territories where they are concentrated. If a polling station, site of the referendum ballot papers are printed in two or more languages, the Russian text shall be placed in each bulletin.

11. made printing organization bulletins are sent to the members of the Commission with the power to vote on placing an order for production of bulletins on the Act, indicating the date and the time of its compilation, as well as the number of ballots. After the transfer of the packaged in bundles of ballots in numbers corresponding to the order, employees of the printing organizations destroy excess ballot papers (if identification), which the statement is drawn up. The Commission placed an order for the production of newsletters, owes no later than two days prior to the receipt of ballot papers from the printing organizations to decide on the place and time of transmission of newsletters to the members of this Commission, the destruction of ballots. Any member of the Commission, any applicant whose name is entered in the Bulletin (except for candidates whose names appear on the composition of the list of candidates) or the representative of such a candidate, a representative of any electoral associations whose name is specified in the ballot, the initiative group for holding a referendum, any other group of voters entitled to sign the acts referred to in this paragraph. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 12. The Commission placed an order for the production of newsletters, after her transfer ballots printed by the Organization passes them to act directly subordinate commissions within the term established by organizing elections, the Referendum Commission, pursuant to its decision on the distribution of ballots. Directly subordinate to the Commission pass on sheets in the same manner subordinate commissions, including commissions. On the transfer of the ballots by the higher Commission downline Commissions Act is drawn up in two copies indicating the date and the time of its compilation, as well as the number of ballots. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 13. Transfer ballots district commissions is carried out not later than one day before polling day (including early voting). For each polling station, site of the referendum the number of ballot papers may not exceed by more than 0.5% (but not less than two ballots), the number of participants in the referendum, voters are registered in the polling station, site of the referendum and be less than 70 per cent of the electorate, voters included in voter lists, voters at the appropriate polling station, site of the referendum on the day of transfer. When sending ballots to district commissions produced their piece counting and culling, while scrapped bulletins (when identifying) destroyed by members of the Commission for the transfer of the ballots, as the statement is drawn up. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 14. When sending newsletters higher Commission downline commissions, they reject and destroy members of these commissions have the right to be present, the applicants referred to in paragraph 11 of this article, or their representatives, as well as the representatives of electoral associations referred to in paragraph 11 of this article, the initiative group for holding a referendum, other groups of voters. Notification of listed persons on the place and time of the transfer of the ballots is done by the relevant Consultative Commission, which must also give an opportunity to each specified in paragraph 11 of this article, the applicant or at least one of its representative, at least one representative of each specified in paragraph 11 of the present article of the electoral Association, at least one representative of the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of participants in the referendum to be present when sending newsletters. Any of the listed persons has the right to sign acts prepared when sending newsletters, as well as when they are weeding and destruction (if any). (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 15. The responsibility for the transmission and preservation of the ballots bear the chairpersons engaged in the transmission, receipt and storage of ballots. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 16. On the obverse of all ballots received the precinct Commission in the upper right corner of the signatures of two members of the Electoral Commission, which shall be certified by the seal of the Election Commission.
17. In the case of disposals from the list of candidates of a registered candidate, the surname, forename and patronymic of which are specified in the Gazette, repeal or revocation of registration of a candidate list of candidates after the printing of ballots, territorial, district election commissions at the direction of the Commission, registering the candidate list candidates zero in the newsletters information about such candidates, the voting organizations have registered such lists of candidates. If you want to make the newsletter made changes concerning information on the candidate, the electoral Union, these changes to the Commission's decision, the candidate has exited, the list of candidates may be submitted by members of the territorial, district or precinct Commission by hand or using technical means. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 18. In the case of adoption, in accordance with the law in less than ten days before the day of voting decisions on the registration of candidates, lists of candidates for transfer at conducting of a repeated voting places next to the registered candidate instead of leaving after the printing of ballots the Commission has registered candidate, list of candidates may decide to amend the custom data for the specified bulletins registered candidate, the candidate list by hand or using technical means. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 19. In exceptional cases, at the polling stations, polling stations in the referendum, educated in remote and inaccessible areas, vessels on polling day during the voyage on polar stations, outside the territory of the Russian Federation, is allowed to produce election documents including newsletters, precinct Commission directly. The decision to manufacture the electoral documentation indicating the necessary circulation and production time ballots accepted precinct Commission in consultation with the higher Commission.
20. on the ballot day after the end of voting time unused ballot papers are counted in the commissions, and repaid. In precinct commissions this procedure is carried out in accordance with paragraph 3 of article 68 of this federal law. In other commissions when repaying unused ballots shall be drawn, which indicates the number of cancelled ballots. At maturity the ballots shall have the right to attend the persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof. These bulletins are kept by the Secretary of the Commission, together with other documents of the Commission.
21. at holding of elections, referendum using the electronic voting system for used electronic newsletter. Shape and text e-newsletter are approved by the relevant Consultative Commission no later than 20 days before polling day and shall comply with the requirements of paragraphs 5-10 of this article. In the case of a repeated voting the text e-newsletter is approved by the relevant Consultative Commission simultaneously with the adoption of a decision on conducting of a repeated voting. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 64. Order of voting 1. The start time and the end of voting at elections, referendum shall be determined by law. The duration of the vote may not be less than ten hours. The law may provide that if the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, a referendum on the territory of the constituency, the referendum is situated the place of residence of the electors, voters, working time which coincides with the time of voting (when working in enterprises with uninterrupted cycle of work or shifts), by the decision of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation starting time of vote at this polling station , site of the referendum may be rescheduled at earlier time, but not more than two hours. When you combine the day of voting in the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, in the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum with the day of elections to the federal bodies of State power, the House of representatives of the Parliament of the Union State, a referendum of the Russian Federation of the start and end time of vote shall be determined in accordance with the Federal law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

2. Notice of the time and place of voting precinct Commission obliged to territorial and inform voters, voters no later than 20 days prior to polling day, through the media or other means, and when carrying out early and voting-in the manner and at times prescribed by the law, but not later than five days before polling day.
3. On the day of the vote before the voting, the Chairman of the Election Commission to inspect polling station Election Commission members present to voters, the referendum participants, persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof, empty ballot boxes (compartments appropriate technical means of counting-when it is used), which followed sealed the Election Commission.
4. Each voter, party referendum vote personally, voting for other voters, voters are not allowed.
5. Ballots issued to voters, the referendum participants included in the list of electors, voters, upon presentation of a passport or surrogate passport and if the voter, party referendum vote on otkrepitel′nomu identity, upon presentation also absentee voting certificates.
6. upon receipt of the bulletin a voter referendum party put in the voters list, the voter series and the number of your passport or passport of the citizen. With the consent of the elector, a member of the referendum or, at his request, series and number of passport or document against a replacement passport can be made in the list of voters for the referendum as a member of the Election Commission with the power to vote. A voter referendum party verifies that produced records and sign in the appropriate column of the poll, voters in getting the newsletter. In the case of voting on otkrepitel′nomu identity in the voters list, the voter made additional marks. In the event of a vote, multiple ballots a voter referendum party sign for each newsletter. Member of the Electoral Commission, which issued voter party referendum ballot-paper (ballot-papers), also painted in the appropriate column of the poll, voters.
7. Voting is done by applying a voter referendum party in the Gazette of any character in the square (squares), concerning (relating) to the candidate (candidates) or slate, in favour of which selection is made, or from the options will, in respect of which a selection is made. (As amended by federal law from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ)
8. The newsletter is filled with a voter referendum party in specially equipped cockpit, different specially equipped place where others are not allowed, except in the case specified in paragraph 10 of this article.
9. If a voter referendum party believes that when filling out the newsletter makes a mistake, he may apply to the Member of the Commission that issued the bulletin, to issue a new bulletin to replace corrupted. Member of the Commission issues a voter, party referendum a new bulletin, with a corresponding mark in the list of voters for the referendum against the surname of the voter, party referendum. Spoiled ballot paper on which the Member of the Commission with the right of a casting vote makes the appropriate entry and assured her his signature, certified by the Secretary of the Electoral Commission, after which this bulletin immediately paid off. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. A voter referendum party, having no opportunity to acknowledge receipt of a newsletter or fill in the newsletter, to participate in the electronic voting is entitled to use the other party's voter referendum, non-member of the Commission, registered as a candidate, accredited representative electoral Association, Member or authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum, trustee candidate, electoral associations, observer. In this case, a voter referendum party verbally notifies the Commission of its intention to take help to fill in the newsletter, participation in electronic voting. Meanwhile, in the appropriate (relevant) box(es) of the voters list, the voter shall indicate the surname, name, patronymic, passport number or document, passport, a person assisting a voter, party referendum. (As amended by the Federal law dated 06 N 143-FZ) 11. The completed ballot papers omitted by voters, parties to the referendum in sealed (sealed) ballot boxes or in technical means of counting votes.
12. a member of the Electoral Commission immediately suspended from participating in its work as an observer and other persons are removed from the premises for voting if they violate the law on elections, referendum. A reasoned decision shall be taken by a higher Commission or polling station in writing. Law enforcement agencies enforce the ruling and take measures to bring alienated members of the Electoral Commission, as well as a remote observer and other persons liable under federal laws. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 13. The registered candidates, electoral associations, trustees and authorized representatives of electoral associations, Trustees of the registered candidates, members and authorized representatives of the initiative group for holding a referendum, as well as organizations, founders, owners, holders, and (or) members of the management bodies or agencies which are monitoring these individuals and organizations, other entities and individuals acting at the request of or on behalf of those persons and entities are prohibited from doing actions to ensure delivery of the electorate, voters to vote. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 14. The law of the Russian Federation may be capable of voting, voters by mail. This includes voters, voters received appropriate Commission no later than the end of time voting on polling day. Order of voting by mail in elections to bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum to resolve the matter by federal law is defined by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation.
15. at holding of elections, referendum instead of voting using ballot papers produced on paper, electronic voting can be held. The total number of polling stations, the referendum, where the electronic voting should not exceed 1 per cent of polling stations in the referendum, educated in the territory in which the elections are held, a referendum, and if 1 per cent of polling stations in the referendum, educated in the territory in which the elections are held, a referendum is less than five polling stations in the referendum, the specified total number cannot be less than five polling stations sites of the referendum. The decision to hold an electronic vote shall be taken by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation or on its behalf by the corresponding Election Commission of the Russian Federation. The order of electronic voting, counting of votes, the voters and the establishment of the results of the voting at the polling station, site of the referendum, the Electoral Commission report format on the outcome of the vote, as well as the establishment of higher commissions, the outcome of the vote and determine the results of elections, referendum, taking into account the outcome of e-voting are set by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 65. Early voting

1. In the cases and pursuant to procedure provided by law, a Commission may authorize the holding of early (but not earlier than 15 days before the vote) vote of all electors, voters in one or more polling stations, the stations of the referendum formed in isolated or remote areas, vessels on polling day during the voyage on polar stations. In the cases and pursuant to procedure provided by law, a Commission shall be entitled to hold ahead of schedule for a few days (but not earlier than 15 days before polling day) voting constituencies, voters who are considerably distant from the premises for voting places, connected with that missing or difficult (in difficult or remote locations, on polar stations and similar places) and where it is therefore impossible to hold an early vote in the precinct as a whole , site of the referendum. In cases and in the manner stipulated by the Federal law, the elections in the Federal State authorities, the referendum of the Russian Federation, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation shall have the right to hold early (but not earlier than 15 days before the vote) vote of all electors, voters in one or more polling stations, the stations of the referendum formed outside the territory of the Russian Federation and (or) voting constituencies , voters living outside the territory of the Russian Federation. In elections to the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, in the referendum of the Russian Federation early voting on other grounds, except as otherwise provided in this paragraph, as well as in a manner similar to the procedures prescribed in paragraphs 2-9 of this article.
2. With the holding of a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum, unless a vote to cast their identities, the party referendum on election day for a good reason (vacation, business trip, mode of work and training activities, implementation of State and public health responsibilities) will not be present at the place of their residence and could not arrive in the premises for voting at the polling station referendum, in which he is included in the list of voters for the referendum should be given the opportunity to vote early by filling a bulletin in the premises of the corresponding territorial Election Commission of the Municipal Commission of education (for 15-4 days prior to election day) or the Commission (no earlier than three days before polling day). In the case of combination of polling day at the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum with the day of the elections, the referendum of the Russian Federation, in which the law provides for a vote on permits, cast their party referendum may vote early (but not earlier than 15 days before the day of voting) in the premises of the Commission, which issues the otkrepitel′nye identity. Party referendum, voting early, shall submit to the relevant Commission statement which indicates the reason for early voting. This statement is attached to the list of voter turnout. The Commission must ensure the secrecy of the ballot, preclude distortion of the will of the party referendum, to ensure the safety of the bulletin and records the voices of the party referendum when establishing the outcome of the vote. The Commission has the right to verify the specified in the statement of the party referendum cause of early voting and if it fail to be obliged to refuse to issue the bulletin.
3. If a party to a referendum vote at the premises of the territorial Commission, Electoral Commission of the municipality, on the obverse, issued him a newsletter in the top right corner of the signatures of two members of the Commission, which shall be certified by its seal. The territorial Commission, the Electoral Commission of the municipality makes a list of voter turnout. The specified list together with the ballots of the voters turnout passed the local election Commission, which continues to compiling this list under the appropriate section. If early voting is conducted only in the premises of the Electoral Commission, turnout of the voters list is the local Commission. Early voting list voters drifted to the list of participants in the referendum.
4. Newsletter, filled with early voting party referendum, referendum party is attached in an envelope, which is taped. Glue in place on the envelope signatures of two members respectively of the territorial Commission, Electoral Commission of the municipality or District Election Commission with the power to vote, as well as members of the Commission with the right of deliberative vote, observers (at their request). These signature stamped the relevant Commission.
5. Sealed envelope containing ballots shall be kept by the Secretary of the Commission: indoors territorial Commission, Electoral Commission of municipal formation-prior to the moment of transfer of all ballots in the precinct Commission, indoor precinct Election Commission-before polling day.
6. immediately after receiving the ballots in precinct Commission list of participants in the referendum against the names of the voters who voted early at the premises of the territorial Commission, Electoral Commission of the municipality, is marked: "Voted ahead of time". If the party referendum vote prematurely indoors of the Electoral Commission, the said mark is made in the list of participants in the referendum in the issuance of the bulletin.
7. on the ballot day, the Chairman of the Electoral Commission after preparation and inclusion in the voting regime of the technical means of counting (if used) and the official opening of the premises for voting in the presence of members of the Electoral Commission, observers, and other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 of this federal law before voting reports the total number of voters who voted ahead of time, including at the premises of the territorial Commission the municipal election Commission, education, presents for the Visual familiarization sealed envelopes with ballot papers and a list of participants in the referendum, voted early. The Chairman of the Electoral Commission reveals each envelope.
8. If the number of voter turnout is more than one percent of the number of voters entered in the list of voters for the referendum on a stretch of the referendum (but not less than ten voters) on the reverse side of the ballot papers, extracted from the envelopes of voters turnout, directly after extraction of ballots from precinct Commission stamp envelopes.
9. After the acts referred to in paragraphs 7 and 8 of this article, the Chairman of the Electoral Commission, observing the secret will of the party referendum ballots omits fixed ballot box or in the technical means of counting (if using). If there are no details on the envelope, in accordance with paragraph 4 of this article, either of the envelope extracted more than one newsletter in the prescribed form to vote in a referendum on the subject of the referendum, all learned from this envelope newsletters that contain this question null and void, as shall be drawn. On the front side of each of these newsletters, on squares, located to the right of the "Yes" and "no" ("for" and "against"), it is write about the reason for the recognition of the bulletin invalid, as evidenced by the signatures of two members of the Election Commission with the power to vote and is certified by a seal of the Election Commission.
(Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law dated 31.05.2010 N 112-FZ) Article 66. The order of voting, voters outside the premises for voting 1. Precinct Commission is obliged to provide an opportunity for voters to vote, participants in the referendum, which appear on the list of voters for the referendum at this polling station, site of the referendum and may not be able to for legitimate reasons (health, disability) arrive at the premises for voting. Precinct Commission also provides the opportunity to vote, voters referendum participants included in the list of voters for the referendum at this polling station, site of the referendum and are in places of detention of suspects and accused persons. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

2. voting outside the premise for voting, except as provided by article 65, paragraph 1 hereof, only on polling day and only on the basis of a written or oral statement (including passed with the help of other persons) voter party referendum on granting him the opportunity to vote outside the premises for voting. Precinct Commission registers all applications (oral) in a specialized registry, which at the end of the vote is stored along with the list of voters for the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law dated 31.05.2010 N 112-FZ)
3. when registering oral treatment in the register referred to in paragraph 2 of this article shall indicate the time of receipt of this request, the surname, name, patronymic name of the voter, a member of the referendum, saying its desire to vote outside the premises for voting, the address of his place of residence, as well as the signature of a member of the Commission, accepted the appeal. If transferred with the assistance of another person, in the registry also lists the name, surname and address of the place of residence of that person. Upon arrival of the members of the Commission to the voter, party referendum this appeal is confirmed by written statement. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. in the statement (oral treatment) to be allowed to vote outside the premises for voting should be specified the reason voter party referendum may not arrive in the premises for voting. The statement must include the surname, forename and patronymic of a voter referendum, the address of its principal place of residence. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. statements (oral), referred to in paragraph 4 of this article may be filed at the precinct Commission at any time after the formation of the Electoral Commission, but not later than six hours before the time of the vote. Statement (oral), received late, not subject to satisfaction, as voter party referendum a person, having assisted in the transfer of the treatment is notified orally at the time of the adoption of the statement (oral). (As amended by the Federal Act of 25 N 262-FZ)
6. the Chairman of the Electoral Commission obliged to announce that members of the Electoral Commission will conduct the voting outside the premise for voting, not later than 30 minutes before the upcoming exit (exit) for such a vote, and also invite the members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote and observers to attend it. (As amended by the Federal Act of 25 N 262-FZ)
7. the local Commission has the right to accept an inadequate reason for voter referendum party cannot arrive at the premises for voting, and on this basis to deny voter party referendum voting outside the premises for voting. The decision on refusal of holding such a vote, the Commission shall immediately inform the voter, party referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. the local Commission must have the necessary amount of portable boxes for voting outside the premises for voting. The number of boxes is determined by the decision directly to the parent Commission, and if the local government elections, local referendum area a single electoral district, County referendum coincides with the territory of the polling station, site of the referendum, the Electoral Commission's decision. In the case of combining days voting in elections and (or) referendums at different levels, the decision is taken by the Commission, is involved in the preparation and conduct of the election (referendum). The maximum number of used portable on polling day ballot boxes outside the premises for voting at one polling station, station referendum, depending on the number of voters, voters registered in the constituency, the referendum is: a) to voter referendum, 501-1 portable ballot box;
b) from 501 to 1001 voter party referendum-2 portable box for voting;
more than 1000) voters, voters-3 portable box for a vote. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ of 25 N 262-FZ) 8-1. The decision of the Commission referred to in paragraph 8 of this article, the number of portable boxes for voting outside the premise for voting specified in subparagraphs a and b of paragraph 8 of this article may be extended, but by no more than 1 portable box if at least one of the conditions: a) polling station, site of the referendum includes several settlements, and locality, where the premises for voting , is outside walking distance to other settlements during the time of the vote;
b) inside the polling station, the referendum is situated the place of temporary residence of electors, voters, where no polling station, formed the plot of a referendum;
in) inside the polling station, site of a referendum in accordance with paragraph 10 of article 16 hereof more than 50 voters, voters over the age of 80 years and (or) of persons with disabilities, details of which are presented in accordance with paragraph 16-1 of article 20 of this federal law;
g) combining days of voting in several elections voter has the opportunity to vote at the same time more than two electoral ballots.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 25 N 262-FZ)
9. the members of the Electoral Commission, travelling on applications (oral appeals), receive newsletters and signs the receipt. The total number of ballots may not exceed by more than 5 per cent at the time of departure number of statements (oral references) (but not less than two ballots). Voting outside the premise for voting are not less than two members of the Election Commission with the power to vote on who should be in possession of a previously sealed (sealed) in the Electoral Commission of the portable ballot box, the number of ballot papers in the prescribed form referred to in paragraph 2 of this article, the register or a certified extract from him containing the necessary data about a voter, party referendum and about the statement (oral treatment) to be allowed to vote outside the premises for voting received statements of voters for the referendum to be allowed to vote outside the premises for voting, as well as the necessary writing materials (except for pencil) to fill in a voter referendum party newsletter. If voting outside the premise for voting is present not less than two persons from the persons referred to in paragraph 14 of this article, the voting outside the premise for voting may carry out one member of the Electoral Commission with the right to vote. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 25/07/2011 N 262-FZ) 10. Voting outside the premise for voting is conducted in compliance with the requirements provided for in article 64 of this federal law.
11. The Declaration on the granting of opportunities to vote outside the premises for voting a voter referendum party put its series and number of passport or passport of the citizen, and his signature shall certify receipt of the newsletter. With the consent of the elector, a member of the referendum or, at his request, series and number of passport or document against a replacement passport can be made in the statement by a member of the Election Commission with the power to vote. Members of the Election Commission with the power to vote their signatures on a statement certifying the fact of the issuance of the bulletin. The statement also made a mark on a new bulletin to replace the corrupted, and in the case of a voter referendum party of two or more ballots (taking into account the type of elections and reconciliation of elections, referenda)-the total number of received ballots.
11-1. If the voter, party referendum due to disability or health condition has no opportunity to acknowledge receipt of a newsletter or fill in the newsletter, he has the right to use the other party's voter referendum in the manner prescribed by article 64, paragraph 10 hereof. (Para supplemented by federal law from 06 N 143-FZ) 12. Members of the Electoral Commission, left on applications (oral appeals) voters, voters are entitled to issue bulletins only to voters referendum participants statements (oral) which are registered in the registry in accordance with paragraph 2 of this article.

13. Passport number or document, passport, voter, party referendum voting outside the premise for voting, are made to the voters list, the voter precinct Election Commission members with the right to vote, directly on the statements (oral representations) of voters for the referendum. At the same time in the appropriate box(es) of the voters list, the voter is done a special stamp: "Voting outside the premise for voting", as well as the signatures referred to members of the Commission.
14. When voting outside the premise for voting members of the Commission have the right to be present with the right of deliberative vote observers. While precinct Commission must ensure equal rights with travelling to the voting members of the Election Commission with the power to vote on possible arrival to the place of the vote of not less than two members of the Commission with the right of deliberative vote, observers designated by different candidates, electoral organizations, the initiative group for the referendum and other voter groups, public associations. While persons appointed by different registered candidates, electoral associations not recognized by members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote, observers designated by the candidate nominated by the electoral Union, and members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote, observers designated by the electoral Union. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 15. Voting outside the premise for voting should exclude the possibility of violation of electoral rights and right to participate in referendum voter party referendum, as well as the possibility of distortion of the will of the voter, party referendum.
16. If a voter referendum party, from which submitted a statement (oral treatment) for him to vote outside the premises for voting arrived in the premises for voting after sending to it members of the Election Commission to conduct the voting outside the premise for voting, a member of the Election Commission may not issue the voter, party referendum bulletin in the premises for voting members of the Commission, before returning home on the application (oral treatment) of this voter , party, referendum and determining that the voter, party referendum did not vote outside the premises for voting.
17. after the vote, each laptop box for voting precinct Commission makes the statement that specifies the number of ballots issued to members of the Election Commission with the power to vote out the voting outside the premise for voting, the number of written statements of voters, voters for the opportunity to vote outside the premises for voting, the number of voters, parties and referendum returned (unused, spoiled voters referendum party) bulletins as well as information about members of the Election Commission with the power to vote, carrying voting outside the premise for voting, members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote and observers present when voting outside the premises for voting. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), Article 67. Protocol of the Election Commission on the results of voting 1. Precinct Commission prepares its decision on the results of voting the voting results Protocol at the appropriate polling station, site of the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. Protocol on the results of the voting shall be drawn up on a single sheet. In exceptional cases it may be more than one sheet, each sheet must be numbered, signed by all present members of the Election Commission with the power to vote and certified with the seal of the Election Commission. The voting results Protocol should contain: (as amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) and instance number);
b) title of the elections, referendum, date of vote;
in) the word "Protocol";
g) the address of the premises for voting with the number of the polling station, site of the referendum; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) d) Protocol string in the following order: line 1: number of participants in the referendum, voters in the list at the end of the vote;
line 2: the number of ballots received the precinct Commission;
line 3: the number of ballots issued to voters referendum participants voted ahead of time, and in conducting early voting on referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum-including a separate line 4-territorial Commission in the premises;
line 5: the number of ballots issued to voters referendum participants in the premises for voting on polling day;
line 6: the number of ballots issued to voters, members of the referendum voting outside the premise for voting on polling day;
line 7: the number of cancelled ballots;
line 8: the number of the ballots contained in portable boxes;
row 9: number of ballots contained in stationary boxes;
row 10: number of invalid ballots;
line 11: number of valid ballots;
line 12 and subsequent rows: number of votes for each of the items in all the ballot papers, the number of votes of the voters on the positions of the "Yes" and "no" ("for" and "against") contained on the ballots in the referendum.
If the law provides for a vote on the cast their identities in the voting results Protocol made a string: line 11A: number of absentee ballots received the precinct Commission;
line 11B: the number of absentee ballots issued to voters, precinct Commission participants of referendum at the polling station, site of the referendum before polling day;
line 11B: the number of voters, voters who voted in absentia certificates at the polling station, site of the referendum;
line 11 g: number of cancelled at a polling station, station referendum absentee ballots;
line 11: number of absentee ballots issued by the territorial Commission (Electoral Commission of the municipality, the District Election Commission) voters, members of the referendum;
11th row: number of lost absentee ballots.
To make the information received in the case envisaged by paragraph 22 of article 68 of this federal law, the voting results Protocol must also contain the following line: 11ž line: lost ballots;
11z string: number of unscored upon receipt;
(As amended by the Federal law dated 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) e) information on the amount received in precinct Commission on election day and before the end of the counting of the votes, the voters of complaints (applications), annexed to the Protocol; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) f) surnames and initials of the Chairman, Deputy Chairman, Secretary and other members of the polling station Election Commission with the power to vote and their signature;
w) date and time of the signing of the Protocol;
and the Election Commission) printing.
3. The number referred to in paragraph 2 of this article shall be entered in the minutes of the voting results in figures and words. Line numbering of the Protocol shall be determined by law.
Article 68. The procedure for counting votes, and voters and drawing up a report on the outcome of the voting precinct Commission 1. Counting of votes of participants in the referendum is carried out in an open and transparent manner with the announcement and the corresponding registration in the enlarged form of a Protocol on the outcome of the vote consistently all the results of the actions on the counting of ballots and the votes of the voters, the Electoral Commission members with the right to vote.
2. counting of votes of voters begins immediately after the end of voting time and carried out without interruption until establishment of the results of the voting, which must be notified to all the members of the Electoral Commission, as well as observers. In the case of combining elections at various levels in the first place is carried out by counting the votes in elections to the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government.

3. After the end of voting time, the members of the Election Commission with the power to vote in the presence of observers, other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof, count and pay, cutting off the bottom left corner, unused ballot papers, and then provide and make the number of remaining unused ballots, as well as ballots spoiled voters in the referendum party, in line 7 of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote and his enlarged form located in the premises for voting. When using technical means of counting the data obtained after their announcement made in line 7 increased the voting results Protocol. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. the Chairman, Vice-Chairman or the Secretary of the Election Commission said, read and submit to string 2 Protocol on the outcome of the vote and his enlarged form the number of ballots received the precinct Commission (bulletins, learned from envelopes early voting at the premises of the territorial Commission, municipal voters, not included). When using technical means of counting the data obtained after their announcement made in line 2 increased the voting results Protocol. (As amended by the Federal law dated 31.05.2010 N 112-FZ)
5. Before the counting of the votes, the voters of the Election Commission members with the right of decisive vote made in each page the list of voters for the referendum the following summary data on this page: a) the number of electors, voters, voter list for the referendum by the end of the vote (without taking into account the number of electors, voters, which issued the identity otkrepitel′nye the territorial Commission (Electoral Commission of the municipality, the District Election Commission) and precinct Commission as well as departures for other reasons); (As amended by the Federal law dated 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) b) the number of ballots issued to voters referendum participants in the premises for voting on polling day (set according to the number of voters ' signatures of voters in the poll, voters);
in) the number of the ballots issued to voters, members of the referendum voting outside the premise for voting on polling day (set by the number of relevant records in the register of electors, voters);
g) number of ballots issued to voters, voted ahead of referendum participants (installed on the relevant markers in the list of voters for the referendum and checked on the list of voter turnout, voters);
d) number of absentee ballots issued to voters, precinct Commission participants of referendum at the polling station, site of the referendum;
d-1), the number of absentee ballots issued by the territorial Commission (Electoral Commission of the municipality, the District Election Commission) voters, members of the referendum; (Supplemented by federal law from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) e), the number of voters, voters who voted in absentia certificates at the polling station, site of the referendum.
6. After making specified in paragraph 5 of this article, every page of the voters list, the voter is signed made these data member of the Commission, which then summarizes them, announce and notify the President, Vice-President or Secretary of the Election Commission and persons present at the counting of votes. The resulting data is defined as the sum of the data established in accordance with paragraph 5 of this article, the Chairman, the Vice-Chairman or the Secretary of the Commission read out, introduced in the last page of the list of electors, voters, his signature and assured the seal of the Election Commission. Correct data are entered in the corresponding rows of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote and his enlarged form, and in the case of the use of technical means of counting only matching rows of enlarged form Protocol: a) in line 1-the number of voters, the voters entered in the list of voters for the referendum at the end of the vote;
b) in line 3 and 4-the number of ballots issued to voters referendum participants voted ahead of time;
in) to a 5-number of ballots issued to voters referendum participants voted in the premises for voting on polling day;
g) in row 6-the number of ballots issued to voters, members of the referendum voting outside the premise for voting on polling day;
d-11A) into a string the number of absentee ballots received the precinct Commission;
e) string 11b-number of absentee ballots issued to voters, precinct Commission participants of referendum at the polling station, site of the referendum;
f) in line 11b-voters, voters who voted in absentia certificates at the polling station, site of the referendum;
w) in row 11 g-number of cancelled at a polling station, station referendum absentee ballots;
and-11) to a number of absentee ballots issued by the territorial Commission (Electoral Commission of the municipality, the District Election Commission) voters, members of the referendum.
After the implementation of these steps checks the next control ratio: the number of absentee ballots received the precinct Commission must be equal to the sum of the number of absentee ballots issued to voters, precinct Commission participants of referendum at the polling station, site of the referendum before polling day, and the number of absentee ballots, remaining at a polling station, site of the referendum. If the specified control is not performed, the ratio of precinct Commission decides on additional counting data in a list of electors, voters, and the remaining absentee ballots. If as a result of additional counting specified control ratio fails again, the precinct Commission so decides, which is attached to the Protocol on the outcome of the vote, and making data on differences in line 11 of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote and his enlarged form. If the specified control is ratio line 11e shall bear the number "0".
In line 11A, 11b, 11b, 11 g, 11 d and 11e Protocol on the outcome of the vote and his enlarged form data are entered, if the law provides for a vote on the cast their identities.
If the law provides for a second ballot in the election, absentee ballots accounting shall be established by this law.
Then with a list of voters, voters have the right to examine the observers and other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof, and members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote has the right to verify the correctness of the calculation produced.
(Paragraph as amended by federal law from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ)
7. further work with the list of voters, the referendum could not be held until the check control data correlations made in the Protocol on the results of a vote in accordance with paragraph 22 of the present article. Poll, voters at that time removed in a safe deposit box or other specially adapted for storing documents place. Keeping lists of electors, voters, precluding access to persons in the premises for voting, is ensured by the Chairman or the Secretary of the Election Commission.
8. The immediate counting of votes of participants in the referendum shall be made on the voting ballots boxes from precinct Election Commission members with the right to vote.
9. By direct counting of the votes, the voters have the right to be present, the members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote, observers, or other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof.
10. Direct counting of the vote, the referendum is carried out in specially designated areas, equipped in such a way as to permit access by members of the Commission as with casting and with the right of deliberative vote. The members of the Commission with the right to vote, in addition to the President (Vice-Chair) and the Secretary of the Board, during the counting of votes is forbidden to use writing materials, except as provided in paragraphs 12, 16 and 17 of this article. Persons present at the direct counting of votes should be provided with a complete review of the actions of members of the Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

11. When sorting ballots precinct Commission separates the sheets of unknown form. Unknown forms of bulletins during the counting of votes shall not be taken into account.
12. in the first place, counts the ballots were in portable boxes for a vote. Open portable ballot boxes preceded by verification of intact seals (seals) on them. Counting is conducted in a manner that is not compromised the secrecy of the ballot. The number of lessons of the ballots in the prescribed form shall be delivered and entered in line 8 of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote and his enlarged form. If the number of ballot papers in the prescribed form, found in a portable ballot box is greater than the number of voters for the referendum statements containing the mark received ballots all ballots in this portable box for voting, the Electoral Commission's decision null and void, as shall be drawn, which is attached to the Protocol on the outcome of the vote, and indicating the names and initials of the members of the Electoral Commission, providing voting outside the premise for voting using the portable ballot box. The number of recognized in this case, the invalid ballots shall be delivered, shall be entered in the Act and subsequently summed with the number of invalid ballots identified when sorting ballots. On the face of each of these newsletters, on squares, located to the right of the data candidates, lists of candidates, the resolution relating to the positions of "Yes" and "no" ("for" and "against"), it is write about the reason for the recognition of the bulletin invalid, as evidenced by the signatures of two members of the Election Commission with the power to vote and is certified by a seal of the Election Commission, and the ballot papers with the direct counting of votes packaged separately, sealed and with further calculation is not taken into account. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 g. N 93-FZ; from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ) 13. Stationary ballot boxes opened after checking intact seals (seals) on them.
14. the members of the polling station Election Commission sort ballots retrieved from portable and stationary ballot boxes, the voices made for each of the candidates (each list of candidates), rated by the positions of the "Yes" and "no" ("for" and "against"), while separate bulletins unidentified forms and invalid ballot papers. When you sort the ballot papers, the members of the Election Commission with the power to vote at each of them marks a voter referendum party and constitute bulletins for Visual control of all persons present at the counting of votes directly. Simultaneous reading of the contents of two or more ballots are not allowed. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 g. N 93-FZ; from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ) 15. In multi-member electoral constituency and a voter more than one vote, sorted the ballots cast for each candidate. Contained in each of the voter marks the ballot papers shall be announced with the presentation of the bulletin for Visual control of all persons present at the counting of votes directly. Simultaneous reading of the contents of two or more ballots are not allowed. After the reading of the data contained in the bulletin shall be entered in a special table containing the names of all the candidates made in the newsletter, and are summed up.
16. If the number of participants in the referendum, voted early in the premises of the territorial Commission, Electoral Commission of the municipality and the District Election Commission (and in conducting early voting only in the premises of the polling station Election Commission-electorate, voted early in the premises of the polling station Election Commission) is more than one percent of the number of voters entered in the list of voters for the referendum on a stretch of the referendum (but not less than 10 participants in the referendum), precinct Commission upon the request of any member of the Commission Observer, is obliged to produce a separate counting of ballots, on the reverse side of which bears the seal of the Election Commission in accordance with article 65, paragraph 8 of the present Federal law. Based on the results of the specified counting precinct Commission report, which is annexed to the Protocol on the outcome of the vote. These newsletters are packed and sealed separately. (As amended by the Federal law dated 31.05.2010 N 112-FZ) 17. Invalid ballot papers are counted and summed up separately. Void ballot papers that contain no marks in the squares opposite the names of the candidates names electoral associations, with a resolution relating to the positions of "Yes" and "no" ("for" and "against"), or where the number of records in the specified boxes exceeds the number of marks, established by law. In case of doubt in determining the will of the voter, party referendum this bulletin is deposited in a separate bundle. At the end of the sort the precinct Commission will decide on the validity of all questionable ballots by voting, while on the reverse side of the bulletin identifies the reasons for acceptance of its valid or invalid. This entry is confirmed by the signatures of two or more members of the Electoral Commission with the right to vote and shall be certified by the seal of the Commission. Newsletter, recognized as valid or invalid, joins the appropriate bundle of ballots. The total number of invalid ballots (taking into account the number of invalid ballots in accordance with paragraph 12 of this article and article 65, paragraph 9 hereof) is entered in line 10 of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote and his enlarged form. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 12.07.2006 N 107-F3; from 31.05.2010 N 112-FZ) 18. After that counts the most ballot papers in the prescribed form within each bundle separately for each candidate, the list of candidates for the positions of "Yes" and "no" ("for" and "against"). When the ballots are counted by transferring them one by one from one part of the bundle to another so that people present when counting, could see Mark voter party referendum in each bulletin. Simultaneous counting of ballots from different packs is not permitted. The data obtained are entered in line 12 and subsequent lines of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote, as well as to his enlarged form. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ) 19. Members of the Election Commission with the power to vote counts and bring in line 11 of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote and his enlarged form number of valid ballots.
20. the members of the Election Commission with the power to vote count, announced and bring in line 9 of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote and his enlarged form number form located in stationary boxes for a vote.
21 then sorted the ballots under the control of members of the Election Commission with the power to vote the right to familiarize themselves visually observers and members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote has the right to verify the correctness of the calculation carried out.
22. After seeing members of the Electoral Commission with the right of deliberative vote and observers with the sorted ballots check control data correlations made to the Protocol on the outcome of the vote. If the control ratio are not met, the precinct Commission decides on additional calculation for all or individual rows in the voting results Protocol, including additional counting of ballots. If as a result of additional counting supervisory ratios do not run again, precinct Commission is the Act that is attached to the Protocol on the outcome of the vote, and making data differences in string 11ž and 11z Protocol. If as a result of additional changes must be made to count in the voting results Protocol, a new form of the Protocol, and in its larger form are made accordingly. If the control ratio holds true in rows 11ž and 11z Protocol shall bear the number "0". (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) 23. After the completion of counting count sheets are packed in individual packs. Folded so sheets are packed in bags or boxes, which specifies the number of the polling station, site of the referendum, the number of ballots. Bags or boxes shall be sealed and can be opened only by decision of a higher court or Commission. On the bags or boxes shall have the right to sign the members of the Electoral Commission as having the power to vote and the right of a deliberative vote. Packaging is done in the presence of the persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof, and who are given the opportunity to put in bags or boxes for their signature.

24. When using technical means of counting votes when you are finished with the voter list, the voter in the presence of members of the Election Commission with the right of deliberative vote, observers, and other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof: a) If for any reason the vote temporarily in the premises for voting was conducted without the use of technical means of counting votes, precinct Commission checks nepovreždennost′ seals (seals) on a special compartment on this technical means of counting either the standby stationary box for voting , opens the box and all the sheets down in technical means of counting votes in a way that is not compromised the secrecy of the ballot;
b) precinct Commission counts the ballots were in portable boxes to vote, in accordance with paragraph 12 of this article, then all ballots are dropped into technical means counting, counting mode switched from portable crates for voting, with the ballots fall in such a way as to not compromised the secrecy of the ballot; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)) precinct Commission introduces a technical means of counting data obtained at the stage of work with the list of electors, voters, that is, the data listed in rows 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 11A, 11b, 11b, 11 g, 11 d, 11e increased the voting results Protocol forms; (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) g) precinct Commission carries out the printout of the voting results Protocol of technical means counting, read and writes data rows 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and subsequent lines increased the voting results Protocol forms;
d) precinct Commission conducts supervisory ratios data in the voting results Protocol. If the control ratio are not met, the precinct Commission decides on the further counting on all or on a separate protocol on the outcome of the vote, including the supplementary manual counting of ballots. If as a result of additional counting supervisory ratios do not run again, precinct Commission so decides, attached to the Protocol on the outcome of the vote, and making data differences in string 11ž and 11z Protocol on results of voting; (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) e) in the case provided for in paragraph 16 of the present article, the precinct Commission sort ballots, separating the ballot papers that are extracted from the envelopes of voters turnout and on the reverse side of which bears the seal of the Election Commission. The separate counting of votes on those ballots is done manually or with the use of technical means of counting votes. Based on the results of the specified counting precinct Commission report, which is annexed to the Protocol on the outcome of the vote. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 31.05.2010 N 112-FZ) 25. Precinct Commission is obliged to consider applications on polling day until the end of the counting of the votes, voters complaints (applications) of the persons present during counting of voices, and take appropriate decisions, which are attached to the first instance of a protocol of the Election Commission on the outcome of the vote. In the case of justified complaints (applications) of the persons present during the direct ballot, precinct Commission using technical means of counting votes, may decide to hold immediate counting directly without having to use this tool (manual count). If the specified counting difference will appear in more than one percent (measured by dividing a smaller number of more), but no less than three units between the manual counting and data obtained using technical means of counting votes, at least one of the following lines: 10, 11, 12 and subsequent lines of a protocol of the Election Commission on the outcome of the vote, according to the results of a manual count report on the outcome of the vote. If the difference is not clear, the Protocol is signed, produced by technical means counting, and report about the match data obtained during the recount of votes, with the original data, which, together with the Protocol of the Election Commission on the outcome of the vote is sent to the higher Commission.
26. After all necessary actions and counts precinct Commission compulsorily holds final meeting, which dealt with complaints (statements) about violations during voting and counting of votes of the voters, then signed the Protocol of the Election Commission on the outcome of the vote and a copy of the report is issued to persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof. Protocol on the results of the voting shall be filled out in duplicate and shall be signed by all present members of the Election Commission with the power to vote, it shall specify the date and time (hour minutes) it is signed. The voting results Protocol received with application of technical means of counting votes or using complex for electronic voting, acquires legal force after the signing. Not permitted filling the voting results Protocol pencil and amendment of any changes. Signing of Protocol with a violation of this order is the basis for the recognition of the Protocol null and void and the holding of the repeated counting of votes. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 27. If, at the time of completing the Protocol about the outcome of the vote, some members of the Election Commission with the power to vote no, the Protocol is done about this record along with the reason for their absence. The Protocol is valid if it is signed by a majority of the number of members of the Election Commission with the power to vote. When signing the Protocol on the outcome of the vote takes place affixing the signature of at least one member of the Electoral Commission with the right to vote to another Member of the Electoral Commission or strangers, this is the basis for the recognition of the Protocol null and void and the holding of the repeated counting of votes.
28. when signing the Protocol on the outcome of the vote, the members of the Election Commission with the power to vote, dissenting with the contents of the Protocol shall have the right to attach a dissenting opinion to the Protocol, as an appropriate entry is made in the Protocol.
29. At the request of a member of the Electoral Commission, observers, and other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof, precinct Commission immediately after the signing of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote (including compiled again) is obliged to extradite these persons a certified copy of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote. Precinct Commission notes the issuance of the certified copy in the appropriate register. The person receiving a certified copy of the sign in the said register. Responsible for ensuring that full data contained in a copy of the report on the outcome of the vote, the data contained in the Protocol, are the responsibility of the person who signed a copy of the specified protocol. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 30. The first copy of the Election Commission on the results of the vote after its signing by all present members of the Election Commission with the power to vote and the issuance of its certified copies people eligible for these copies shall be immediately sent to the higher Commission and return to the precinct Commission. To the first instance of a Protocol on the results of the vote are attached dissenting opinions of members of the Election Commission with the power to vote, as well as received in the specified Commission on election day and before the end of the counting of the votes, voters complaints (applications) for violations of the law, on the basis of which the elections are held, a referendum taken on these complaints (statements) of the decision of the Election Commission and compiled by the precinct Commission acts and registers. Certified copies of these documents and decisions of the Commission shall be attached to the second instance of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote. The first instance of a Protocol on the outcome of the vote, attached to it the documents delivered to the higher Commission Chairman or Secretary of the Election Commission or any member of the Election Commission with the power to vote on behalf of the Chairman of the Electoral Commission. If the specified Transfer Protocol of the Electoral Commission may attend the other members of the Electoral Commission, as well as the observers sent in this precinct Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

31. the second instance of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote is provided to familiarize the observers and other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof, and its certified copy posted for public inspection in a place prescribed by the precinct Commission, followed by a second instance of the Protocol together with statutory electoral documentation, documentation of the referendum, including ballot papers, poll, voters, and the seal of the Election Commission is passed to a higher Commission for storage. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 32. Election commissions by the decision of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation or in its instructions for the solution of the corresponding Election Commission of the Russian Federation are used for voting at elections, referendum instead of stationary technical means of ballot boxes or vote counting systems for electronic voting. In case of combination of days of voting in elections and (or) referendums at different levels using technical means counting systems for electronic voting is obligatory for the counting of votes in all elections and (or) referendums at all levels. List of polling stations in the referendum, which used technical means of counting and systems for electronic voting, is defined by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation or on its behalf by the corresponding Election Commission of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) when using technical means counting precinct Commission vote counting is performed in accordance with paragraph 24 of the present article. Law, and in his absence by a decision of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation may stipulate that within the territory of which there is one territorial Commission not less than 5 per cent of defined polling sites by lottery referendum (but no less than three polling stations, stations of the referendum) on which such technical means is carried out the control counting of votes, voters directly members of precinct election commissions with a casting vote (manual counting of votes). When this is done draw a higher Commission for half an hour after the end of voting time and the results of the draw shall be communicated to each precinct Election Commission immediately. When you combine the days vote at elections and referendums (or) different levels of the order of holding the control counting of votes is determined by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation or by the corresponding Election Commission of the Russian Federation, depending on the level of elections, referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) about the possibility of holding the control (manual) the counting of votes must be notified of all persons present in fixing the results of the voting at the polling station, site of the referendum, which used technical means of counting votes. Manual counting of the votes shall be carried out in the presence of observers, other persons listed in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof. At polling stations, stations of the referendum identified by lot, manual counting of votes is being carried out in the manner prescribed by paragraphs 8-11, 13-15, 17-19, 21-23 of this article. According to the results of a manual count of the votes or a new Protocol on the results of the vote (if it appears the difference more than one percent (measured by dividing the difference between the manual counting and data obtained using technical means of counting votes, more votes), but no less than three units between the manual counting and data obtained using technical means of counting votes, at least one of the following strings : 10, 11, 12 and subsequent lines of a protocol of the Election Commission on the results of the vote), which is marked: "Repeated" and that together with the original Protocol of the Election Commission on the outcome of the vote is sent to superior Commission or report about the match data obtained during the recount of votes, with the original data, which, together with the Protocol of the Election Commission on the outcome of the vote is sent to the higher Commission. The Chairman of the Electoral Commission, the electoral referendum, a particular draw for spending control (manual) counting of votes immediately after the establishment of the results of the control (manual) the counting of votes shall inform the results to the higher Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Higher Commission, which determined by lottery voting plots, a referendum for spending control (manual) the counting of votes, immediately upon receipt from the Chairmen of precinct election commissions of polling stations indicated the referendum results information control (manual) counting takes an appropriate decision, including the decision to conduct a manual counting of votes cast at all polling stations, stations of the referendum , which was not carried out manual counting of votes and which are located in the territory concerned, if as a result of the control counting on at least one of the identified lots of polling stations, the referendum was drawn up the Protocol on results of voting again because of a mismatch in lines 10, 11, 12 and subsequent lines of the Protocol data obtained using technical means of counting and manual counting of votes.
Polling stations election commissions, a referendum that used technical means of counting votes, after the establishment of the results of voting at manual counting of votes and the signing of protocols on the outcome of the vote is repeated and acts on the data is matched in the manner provided for in paragraph 30 of the present article shall submit protocols to higher Commission.
33. When using technical means of counting of votes is prohibited disclosure of the counting of votes before the end of voting at a polling station, station referendum, except for data on the total number of voters who voted for the referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 34. The voting results protocol data, including results from using technical means counting, passed to a higher Commission on technical communication channels (except for voice communications) "GUS" election "or other technical information transmission system, and the first instance of a Protocol on the outcome of the vote and all the electoral documentation, documentation of the referendum, including the ballot papers shall be submitted at the earliest opportunity in higher Commission either directly or through diplomatic representatives and consular institutions of the Russian Federation, or otherwise providing the safety of electoral documentation, documentation of the referendum and its delivery to the destination. Federal law may provide that, except for the first instance of a Protocol on the outcome of the vote and enclosed documents submitted to a higher Commission, all election documentation, documentation of the referendum voting stations, stations of the referendum formed outside the Russian Federation, including newsletters, is stored on the premises of diplomatic missions and consular institutions of the Russian Federation in consultation with their supervisors. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 35. How to use technical means of counting systems for electronic voting, technical information transmission system, the order and terms of the transfer, handling and use of information on elections, referendum, including those transmitted via technical channels of communication protocol data electronically on the outcome of the vote, are established by federal law but in the part not regulated by federal law, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 36. Elections to the bodies of State power and bodies of local self-government municipal districts and urban districts, as well as in the conduct of the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum in the metropolitan area and urban district data protocols of precinct commissions about the outcome of the vote placed in information and telecommunication network "Internet" in the manner determined by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; as amended by the Federal law of 11 N 200-FL) Article 69. Processing of the results of voting in the territorial commissions and district electoral commissions, electoral commissions of municipalities, electoral commissions of subjects of the Russian

Federation, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation 1. The first copies of the protocols on the outcome of the voting precinct, the territorial commissions and district electoral commissions, electoral commissions of municipalities, electoral commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation immediately after their signing of the members of the Commission with the right to vote and the issuance of certified copies or certified copies of PivotTables people eligible for these copies are higher Commission to sum the data contained in those protocols and transmission of these data to the Commission set out the results of the vote total in the territory in which the elections were held, a referendum, and defines the results of elections, referendum, including the Commission organizing the election, referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. On the basis of data protocols on the outcome of the vote after checking the correctness of compiling them higher Commission by summing the data contained in them sets the results of the voting on the corresponding territory in the district, constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the Russian Federation. The decision of the Commission on the outcome of the vote is issued the voting results Protocol. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Admission protocols downline commissions totaling data these protocols and the preparation of a Protocol on the outcome of the vote in the territory are carried out in one room, all members of the Commission for reception of protocols of subordinate commissions, summarizing the data of these protocols and the drafting of a Protocol on the results of the vote should be in the field of view of Commission members and observers other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof. In the specified room must be increased form PivotTable on the relevant territory, which immediately after the arrival of the Chairman, the Secretary or a member of a lower Commission with power to vote with the first copy of the Protocol on the results of the voting shall be inserted data from this Protocol together with the date of their submission.
President, Secretary or a member of a lower Commission with the right of decisive vote passes the first instance of a lower Commission with protocol attached thereto for the parent Commission member documents with the right to vote, which checks the correctness of the Protocol, the completeness of the attached documents and perform supervisory ratios.
If the Protocol and (or) summary table of the Commission on the outcome of the vote of the inferior drafted in compliance with the requirements of the law applicable to the drafting of a Protocol and a pivot table, the Commission is obliged to draw up the Protocol again and (or) a summary table in accordance with the requirements of paragraph 8 of this article and Protocol originally submitted and (or) summary table remain in the parent Commission.
If the Protocol and (or) summary table of the Commission on the outcome of the vote of the inferior have been drawn up in accordance with the requirements of the law applicable to the drafting of a Protocol and (or) PivotTable, a member of the parent Commission makes this Protocol data in the PivotTable list to the parent Commission. President, Secretary or a member of a lower Commission with power to vote, delegate to a member of the parent Commission Protocol on the results of the vote, sign in the enlarged form under the PivotTable data protocol of the relevant Commission on the outcome of the vote.
The summation of the data contained in the records of the downline commissions on the results of the vote have exercised directly the parent Commission members with the right to vote.
3. According to the protocols of subordinate commissions higher Commission amounts PivotTable and Protocol on the results of a vote (on the results of elections, referendum) that records data on the number of subordinate commissions in their respective territories, in the district, constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the Russian Federation, the number of received protocols downline commissions on the basis of which is the specified protocol, as well as summary data for the Protocol of the Election Commission on the results of the vote established by paragraph 2 of article 67 hereof. In the Protocol on the results of a vote (on the results of elections, referendum) logged data on the number of absentee ballots received by the relevant Consultative Commission, the number of absentee ballots issued by lower commissions, including unused absentee ballots, cancelled by the relevant Consultative Commission, and lost the Commission concerned absentee ballots. In the summary table on the outcome of the vote (on the results of elections, referendum), prepared by the Commission (with the exception of the Commission, directly towards the higher Election Commission), are also lower among the Commission's Protocol absentee ballots received by the relevant Consultative Commission, the number of absentee ballots issued by lower commissions, including unused absentee ballots, cancelled by the relevant Consultative Commission, and the number of absentee ballots, lost in the relevant Commission. For the signing of the Protocol, the Commission necessarily holds final meeting, which dealt with complaints the Commission received (claims) related to voting, counting and drafting protocols downline commissions. The Commission signs protocol on the results of a vote (on the results of elections, referendum) and produces copies of persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof. Protocol on the results of a vote (on the results of elections, referendum) is drawn up in two copies and signed by all present members of the Commission with the right to vote, it shall specify the date and time (hour minutes) it is signed. Signing of Protocol with a violation of this order is the basis for the recognition of the Protocol null and void. (As amended by the federal laws on 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ of 25 N 262-FZ)
4. Protocol on the results of voting commissions referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, drawn up in two copies is attached a summary table on the outcome of the vote in the territory, in the district, constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the Russian Federation, which includes full details of all received appropriate Commission protocols on the outcome of the vote. Member of the Commission with the right to vote, who disagrees with the Protocol as a whole or individual provisions thereof, may attach a dissenting opinion to the Protocol, as an appropriate entry is made in the Protocol.
5. To the first instance of the Protocol are attached dissenting opinions of the members of the Commission, namely, Protocol, and also received a specified Commission period commencing on election day and ends on the day of the drawing up of a Protocol on the outcome of the vote, complaints (applications) for violation of this federal law, other law and specified complaints (statements).
6. the second instance of the voting results Protocol, together with a second instance of the PivotTable list on the outcome of the vote, lists of members of the Commission with the right of deliberative vote, drew up the Protocol, observers, and other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof, present when establishing the results of voting and the drafting of protocols, and with other documents kept by the Registrar of the Commission in a guarded room.
7. the second instance of the voting results Protocol, together with a second instance of the PivotTable list on the results of the vote are available for members of the Commission, drew up the Protocol, observers and other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof, a certified copy of the minutes is posted for public inspection. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

8. If, after the signing of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote and (or) a PivotTable on the outcome of the vote and sent to the higher Commission of the first instance, the Commission has sent the Protocol and the PivotTable list, or a higher Commission during a preliminary inspection revealed they inaccuracy (clerical, typographical error or an error in adding data protocols downline commissions), the Commission has sent the Protocol and the PivotTable has the right to at its meeting to consider making refinements in rows 1-11 (unless the law provides for a vote on the cast their identities -lines 11A-11), 11ž and 11z Protocol and (or) in the PivotTable. Of the decision, the Commission necessarily informs its members with the right of deliberative vote, observers and others who were present when composing a previously approved Protocol, as well as the media. In this case, the Commission shall prepare minutes and (or) a summary table on the outcome of the vote, which is marked: "Repeated" and (or) "repeat". The specified protocol and (or) summary table immediately sent an appeal to the Commission. Violation of the order of drafting the Protocol and re-re-pivot table is the basis for the recognition of this Protocol is invalid. If you want to make refinements in line 12 and subsequent lines of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote recount was being conducted in the manner prescribed by paragraph 9 of this article. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ)
9. when identifying errors, inconsistencies in the records of voting results and (or) the summary tables on the outcome of the vote, you have any doubt about the correctness of drawing up protocols and (or) PivotTables from downline commissions, overhead, the Commission may decide to hold a recount of the vote, the Referendum Commission downline or of conducting of a repeated counting of votes of the voters at the appropriate polling station, site of the referendum corresponding territory. Repeated counting of votes of participants in the referendum takes place in the presence of the Member (s) to the parent Commission with the power to vote the Commission evaluated and approved the Protocol that is to be checked, or the Commission to adopt a decision about the repeated counting of votes of voters, voters with compulsory informing about the members of the Commission concerned with the right of deliberative vote, observers, candidates and other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof who may attend the recount of votes of participants in the referendum. According to the results of the recount of the votes, the voters, the Commission, which has carried out such a calculation is the voting results Protocol, which is marked: "recount". Certified copies thereof shall be issued to the observers, the other persons referred to in paragraph 3 of article 30 hereof. Protocol shall be immediately sent to the higher Commission. Specified recount can be conducted prior to the establishment of the higher Commission of the outcome of the vote, determine the results of elections, referendum and the drafting of its Protocol on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 70. Procedure to determine the results of elections, referendum 1. Based on the first copies of the protocols on the outcome of the vote received from downline commissions, the results of elections, referendum by summing the data contained in those protocols defined by the Commission, with this right by law. Members of the Commission concerned with the right of decisive vote determine the results of elections, referendum personally. On the results of elections, referendum are drawn up in two copies and protocol summary table, which shall be signed by all present members of the Commission with the right to vote. On the basis of the Protocol on the results of elections, referendum Commission shall decide on the results of elections, referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. elections are recognized by the corresponding Election Commission is not valid if: (a)) (repealed-the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) b) in accordance with article 38, paragraph 35 of the present Federal Act vote for one nominee and for the relevant candidate voters less than 50 per cent of voters who took part in voting; (As amended by federal law from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ)) less than two lists of candidates in the vote for lists of candidates received in accordance with the law the right to participate in the allocation of Deputy mandates;
g) for lists of candidates, received under the law, the right to participate in the distribution of seats, in the amount of 50 per cent or less of voters who took part in voting on a single constituency. The law specified the percentage can be increased; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) d) all candidates eliminated at conducting of a repeated voting;
(e)) and in the case provided for in paragraph 1 of article 71, paragraph fourth of this federal law. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 40-FZ) law may establish additional grounds for the recognition of the elections invalid.
2-1. The number of voters, voters who participated in voting, is determined by the number of ballot papers in the prescribed form, found in the boxes for a vote. The number of voters participating in the referendum, is determined by the number of voter signatures on the list of participants in the referendum, voters in the premises for voting on election day, and on the number of markers in the list of voters that party referendum voted outside the premises for voting or early. (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)
3. (repealed-the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) 4. Law, except in the case specified in article 71, paragraph 1 of the present Federal law, cannot contain rules establishing unelected candidate who received the greatest number of votes of voters if elections recognized as valid and valid. (As amended by federal law from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ) 4-1. Each list of candidates approved in accordance with the law for distribution of Deputy mandates shall be distributed at least one Deputy mandate. (Para supplemented by federal law from 22.04.2010 N 63-FZ)
5. If after summing up the multi-seat constituencies vote on not all mandates were replaced by an nezameŝennym on the mandates assigned repeated elections. (As amended by federal law from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ)
6. The corresponding Election Commission after determining the results of the elections shall notify the registered candidate elected a Deputy, an elected official, after which he is obliged to submit within five days to the corresponding Election Commission a copy of the order (a document) on his release from duties incompatible with the status of Deputies, elected official, or copies of documents attesting to the filing of the statement within the prescribed time-limit exemptions from these duties. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ of 25 N 263-FZ), 6-1. If a registered candidate, elected Deputy on one-mandatory (multi-mandate) electoral district or elected official who fails to comply with the requirement under paragraph 6 of this article, the corresponding Election Commission cancels its decision declaring such a candidate elected. (Para supplemented by federal law from 25 N 263-FZ), 6-2. If a registered candidate, elected Deputy in the composition of the list of candidates fail to comply with the requirement under paragraph 6 of this article, his parliamentary mandate is passed to another registered candidate in the manner prescribed by law. (Para supplemented by federal law from 25 N 263-FZ)

7. The law may provide that, if a candidate without forcing to circumstances not stepped down, incompatible with the status of the Deputy, an elected official, resulting in repeat elections are assigned, this candidate should fully or partly reimburse the corresponding Election Commission made its costs associated with the conduct of the election. The law should also contain a list of circumstances under which the specified refund is not possible.

8. the referendum shall be recognized by the relevant Consultative Commission referendum invalid if not attended over half of voters entered in the lists of participants in the referendum in the territory of the referendum. The corresponding Commission decision not to recognize the referendum adopted by referendum if not voted for this decision, more than half of the voters who participated in voting. The law of the Russian Federation could not establish additional grounds for recognition of the referendum failed.
9. the Commission recognizes the results of the vote, the results of the elections, the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum invalid: a) if admitted during the vote or the outcome of the vote does not allow violations with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors, voters;
b) if they are found to be invalid on polling stations parts of the referendum, polls, voters in which at the end of the vote collectively include not less than one-fourth of the electorate, voters entered in the lists of voters, voters at the time of the end of voting in the relevant electoral district district referendum;
in) by a court decision.
10. Documentation for the commissions of all levels, including the signature sheets with signatures of electors, voters, bulletins, otkrepitel′nye certificates and lists of electors, voters, shall be stored within the time frames stipulated by the law. When this shelf mounted sheets with signatures of electors, voters, ballots, absentee ballots and voter lists, voters may not be less than one year from the date of publication of the results of voting and the results of elections, referendum. The period of storage of absentee ballots may not be less than the retention period of voter lists, the participants in the referendum. Shelf mounted protocols on the results of voting and summary tables of electoral commissions on the results of the vote may not be less than one year from the date of announcement of the date of the next elections at the same level, and the referendum commissions are less than five years from the date of publication of the results of the vote. In the case in the Court of appeals against the decision of the Commission on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum, criminal cases related to violation of electoral rights, the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation, the retention periods relevant electoral documentation, documentation of the referendum be extended until the entry into force of the court verdict (the termination of a case, in accordance with the law). Responsibility for the safety of the electoral documentation, documentation of a referendum lies with the Chairman (Deputy Chairman) and the Secretary of the Commission to transfer to a higher Commission documentation or in the archive. (As amended by the Federal law dated 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) 11. Storage, transfer and destruction of election archive documentation, documentation of the referendum shall be approved by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, election commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation in accordance with the relevant State Archive authorities.
Article 71. Repeated voting and repeated elections.
A by-election. Vacant seats, the deletion of the registered candidates from lists of candidates admitted to the distribution of Deputy mandates from lists of candidates handed to Deputy mandates in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation (as amended by the Federal Act of 25 N 263-FZ dated December 30, 2008) 1. The law may provide that if the newsletter was included more than two candidates and none received the necessary number of votes for election, the corresponding election Election Commission calls a repeated voting for two or more candidates obtaining the largest number of votes. Organization and conducting of a repeated voting, including the order of placement of the bulletin, on which a second vote shall take place in accordance with the law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) (Repealed-Federal Act of 12 g N 159-FZ) On the election of the Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) registered will be considered as elected the candidate who receives more than 50 percent of the votes of the voters who participated in voting. If the ballot included more than two candidates and none of them was elected highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) is assigned a second ballot in two registered candidates who received the greatest number of votes. (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from 02 N 40-FZ) If an act of voting, and on the ballot in the general election included two candidates and none received the necessary number of votes for election, the corresponding Election Commission recognized the elections invalid.
2. According to the results of the voting shall be considered as elected the candidate who obtains the largest number of votes in the voting of voters compared to the number of votes received by the other candidate. (As amended by federal law from 12.07.2006 g. N 107-FZ) 3. If one of the candidates, who must be a repeated voting, withdrew his candidature or eliminated by other circumstances before polling day, his place on the decision of the Electoral Commission, which determines the outcome of the elections, is passed to the next according to the number of votes a candidate previously participated in this election. If all of the following candidates were eliminated, the voting shall be held on the one remaining candidate. If this candidate is considered elected if he received less than 50 per cent of the votes not voters who participated in voting. In the case of disposal of all candidates there shall be another election. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 5. If the election annulled, invalid or candidate elected on one-mandatory (multi-mandate) constituency, has not stepped down, incompatible with the status of mp and candidate elected to the position of electoral officer, authority incompatible with the status of an elected official, as well as in the case envisaged by paragraph 5 of article 70 of this federal law, the agency authorized by law, sets repeated elections. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
6. Repeated elections in federal public authority are carried out within the deadlines established by the relevant federal law. If the primary elections in the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative body of the municipality or the main election elected official took place on the second Sunday of March and the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or the representative body of the municipality wasn't formed in quorum or elected official was not elected, repeated elections are conducted on the second Sunday of October of the year in which the main election held, respectively, in the body, the main election elected official, and a year of holding the elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the regular convocation the day of voting in these elections. If the primary elections were scheduled in connection with early termination of the powers of that body, or deputies of the body or elected official, repeated elections are conducted not later than four months from the day of Foundation for conducting of the repeated elections. In other cases, the repeated elections are conducted on the second Sunday in March or on the second Sunday of October, and a year of holding the elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the regular convocation-on polling day at that election, but not later than one year from the day of Foundation for conducting of the repeated elections. Conducting of the repeated elections in terms of electoral action to address the authority empowered by law to appoint another election may be reduced by one-third. The decision to appoint election subject to official publication no later than three days from the date of its adoption. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ; from 02 N 40-FZ)

7. In appointing election if the powers of district and precinct election commissions not expired, organizing elections, the Electoral Commission must order either to extend the term of Office of these electoral commissions or to the formation of these electoral commissions in the new line-up. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. In the event of early termination of powers of deputies elected in single-mandate constituency, in this electoral district the authority empowered by law, appoint a by-election. By-elections shall be held no later than one year from the day of premature termination of a Deputy's powers. By-elections are nominated for the second Sunday of March. If these elections (including deadlines imposed by paragraph 7 of article 10 of the present Federal Act) may not be assigned for the second Sunday of March, they are appointed on the second Sunday of October, and a year of holding the elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the regular convocation-on the day of voting in these elections. If as a result of the early termination of powers of deputies of legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative body of the municipality remained in unauthorized composition, a by-election shall be held no later than four months from the date of such early termination, with periods of electoral action to address the authority empowered by law to appoint a by-election may be reduced by one-third. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)

9. In the event of early termination of powers of deputies elected in multi-mandate constituency by-election shall be appointed in the manner provided by paragraph 8 of this article, if the district replaced less than two-thirds of the seats. The law may provide for other bases for the multi-member constituency by-election to replace the retired deputies.
10. The repeated and (or) a by-election shall be imposed and, if as a result of these elections, members of Parliament may not be elected for more than one year.
11. (repealed-the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) 12. If as a result of the early termination of powers of deputies of legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the representative body of the municipality remained in unauthorized composition and by-elections, in accordance with paragraph 10 of this article, shall be appointed by the new primary elections, which are held within the deadlines established by paragraph 4 of article 10 hereof. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 13. The law cannot be established a procedure whereby, in the event of cancellation of the decision on registration of the deputies elected in single-seat or multi-mandate electoral district, an elected official, as well as in the event of early termination of the powers of that Deputy and an elected official of the Election Commission shall decide on the registration of mp, elected official candidate, next to the number of votes received.
14. In the event of early termination of powers of deputies elected in the composition of the list of candidates passing the vacant parliamentary mandate is carried out by organizing elections by the Electoral Commission in the manner prescribed by law. Parliamentary mandate cannot be transferred to a registered candidate, who had previously received a parliamentary mandate and whose powers were also terminated early if his vacant Deputy's mandate was not replaced. (Para supplemented by federal law from 25 N 263-FZ) 15. The law may provide that in case of early termination of powers of deputies elected in the composition of the list of candidates, a collegiate standing governing body of a political party, consisting of a list of candidates which the Member was elected, either (the level of election) collegiate permanent governing body of its regional office or other structural units (if provided by the Charter of political parties), consisting of a list of candidates which that Member was elected the right to offer to fill vacant parliamentary mandate candidacy registered candidates from the same list of candidates. If, on the basis of the Act, the list of candidates is divided into regional groups nominated candidates may be offered only from among the candidates included in the regional group of candidates (in the part of the list of candidates, not related to any regional group of candidates) as Deputy, whose powers are terminated prematurely. If the regional group of candidates (in the part of the list of candidates, not related to any regional group of candidates) were only registered candidates, replacement seats, and (or) registered candidates, not replacement seats and denounced in writing accordingly in a collegial standing governing body of a political party, its regional office or other structural units of its withdrawal from this substitution the vacant Deputy mandate , the body of a political party, its regional office or other structural units shall have the right to propose the candidacy of another registered candidate from a regional group of candidates (from the list of candidates, not related to any regional group of candidates). (Para supplemented by federal law from 25 N 263-FZ) 16. Candidate registered candidate for substitution in accordance with paragraph 15 of this article, the vacant parliamentary mandate can be offered within 14 days from the date of adoption of the relevant legislative (representative) public authority (corresponding to that organ Chamber), the representative body of the municipal decision on early termination of a Deputy's powers. Nomination is done in the order specified by the Charter of political parties. The corresponding Election Commission passes the vacant Deputy mandate the registered candidate, proposed a collegial standing governing body of a political party, its regional office or other structural units. (Para supplemented by federal law from 25 N 263-FZ) 17. The law may provide that the registered candidate, included in the list of candidates, have the right to participate in replacement of (obtaining) seats no more than two times. (Para supplemented by federal law from 25 N 263-FZ) 18. Registered candidate, included in the list of candidates admitted to the distribution of seats, or the list of candidates, which transferred Deputy mandates in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation, is excluded from the list in the case of: (a)) a request by a registered candidate written statement to exclude it from the list of candidates;
b) loss registered candidate passive suffrage;
in) the entry of a registered candidate for membership in a political party than a political party's list of candidates which it is included;
g) failure of a registered candidate requirements under paragraph 6 of article 70 of the present Federal Act (unless the law provides that a registered candidate is entitled to participate in the replacement of (obtaining) seats no more than two times);
d) realization of a registered candidate, the right to participate in the replacement of (obtaining) the Deputy's mandate, including twice in accordance with paragraph 17 of this article (unless the law provides that a registered candidate is entitled to participate in the replacement of (obtaining) seats no more than two times);
e) recognition of the registered candidate, untraceable or announcement of his death on the basis of a court decision that has entered into force;
f) death of a registered candidate.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 25 N 263-FZ) Article 72. Publication and disclosure of the results of voting and the results of elections, referendum

1. the Commission shall provide for consultation the results of the voting in each polling station, site of the referendum, the territory covered by the activities of the Commission, the results of the election in the electoral district, the results of the referendum in the amount of data contained in its Protocol on the outcome of the vote and the voting results protocols directly subordinate commissions, voters of the referendum participants candidates, election agents of candidates and electoral associations, authorized representatives of the initiative group for the referendum, observers foreign (International) observers, representatives of the media upon request. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
2. Electoral commissions, registration of candidates (lists of candidates), the Referendum Commission that determine the results of the referendum, direct general election results by constituency, the results of the referendum in the media within 24 hours after you determine the results of elections, referendum.
3. The official publication of the results of elections, referendum, as well as data on the number of votes received by each of the candidates (lists of candidates), the votes cast by the positions of the "Yes" and "no" ("for" and "against") is the relevant Commission in accordance with the procedure and the time limits established by law, but not later than one month from the day of the vote. (As amended by federal law from 12.07.2006 N 107-FZ)
4. Commissions of all levels, with the exception of precinct commissions publish (publish) the data contained in the records of the commissions at the appropriate level on the outcome of the vote and the results of elections, referendum, and the data that is contained in the protocols on the outcome of the vote directly subordinate commissions and on the basis of which determined the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum in their respective commissions. Publication of the Act (disclosure) listed the data contained in the records of the electoral commissions operating in the territory of the constituency can be assigned to the corresponding District Election Commission or the Election Commission of the Russian Federation. Promulgation (promulgation) comprehensive data on the results of the elections in the Federal State authorities, the referendum of the Russian Federation shall be carried out within three months from the date of the vote. Promulgation (promulgation) comprehensive data on the results of the elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government, a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum shall be made within two months from the day of the vote. Within three months from the day of official publication (promulgation) comprehensive data on the results of the elections to bodies of State power of the Russian Federation, a referendum, a referendum of the Russian Federation the data contained in the records of all the commissions on the results of the vote and the results of elections, referendum, placed in the information and telecommunication network "Internet". (As amended by the Federal law of 11 N 200-FL) Article 73. The legal force of the decisions adopted at the referendum 1. The decision taken at the referendum is binding and does not require additional approval.
2. The decision taken at the referendum of the Russian Federation, is valid throughout the territory of the Russian Federation.
3. The decision taken at the referendum of the Russian Federation, acting on the territory of the Russian Federation.
4. A decision adopted in a local referendum, acts on the territory of the municipality.
5. The decision taken at the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum shall be registered accordingly in the public authority of the Russian Federation, local self-government body in accordance with the procedure established for registration of normative legal acts at the appropriate level.
6. The decision taken at the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum, may be revoked or modified by the adoption of a decision accordingly in a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum, but not earlier than two years after its adoption, or found to be invalid (unconstitutional) by the courts. In the case of adoption, by referendum, of the subject of the Russian Federation, local referendum regulation it can be changed in the manner prescribed by the specified normative legal act. If this is not selected, changes can be made in the manner provided for amendments to the corresponding normative act, but not earlier than five years from the date of the decision of the referendum.
7. cancellation of a decision by the Court, adopted in a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum, may be made on the following grounds: violation established by this federal law, the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) order the holding of a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum, resulting in the inability to identify the actual will of the voters;
the inconsistency of the law of the Russian Federation, on the basis of which the referendum was held on the subject of the Russian Federation, the Constitution of the Russian Federation, the Federal law in force at the time of the referendum, the inconsistency of the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education), under which local referendum was held, the Constitution of the Russian Federation, the Federal law, the law of the Russian Federation in force at the time of the referendum, leading to the inability to identify the actual will of the voters;
non-conformity of the decision taken at the referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum, the Constitution of the Russian Federation, federal law, and also in a local referendum act the subject of the Russian Federation.
8. If the results of the referendum declared null and void, the Commission organizing the vote in a referendum, appoint a second ballot.
9. If the implementation of the decisions adopted at the referendum, additionally requires the promulgation of a law or other normative legal act, the federal public authority, a body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, local government or local government official whose competence includes the question shall, within the period of 15 days from the date of entry into force of the decisions adopted in a referendum to determine the timing and (or) the adoption of this law , normative legal act. Specified period may not exceed three months. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. If, after the holding of a referendum of the Russian Federation on the issue in the joint conduct of the Russian Federation and constituent entities of the Russian Federation, federal law came into force on this issue, the decision taken at the referendum and not corresponding to this federal law, shall not apply.
Article 74. Use of State CEO "election elections, referendum (as amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ dated December 30, 2008) 1. During the preparation and holding of elections, referendum, as well as other powers of the commissions to ensure electoral rights and right to participate in referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation is used only GUS ' Election in the manner prescribed by this federal law, other federal laws. Requirements for CEO, "elections and its exploitation and development are determined by federal law, and in part not regulated by federal law, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. Enter in the GUS "election" of the data contained in the records of the commissions on the results of the vote, the results of elections, referendum is binding. Enter in the GUS "election" of data on the outcome of the vote, the results of the elections shall be as defined by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 02 N 40-FZ)

2. In each of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation as a structural Division includes the information centre of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, whose functions include technical and informational support of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, automation of information processes that are implemented in the course of preparing and conducting elections and referenda on the territory of the Russian Federation, exploitation and development of part of GUS ' Elections, functioning on the territory of the Russian Federation. Employees specified information centre organise and carry out work on the operation and development of the CEO "Elections throughout the territory of the Russian Federation, including in territorial commissions, as well as (on the basis of the civil-legal contracts), in the municipal election commissions, which formed more than one territorial Commission. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. When used in accordance with the law, "GUS" election "(separate technical means) in elections, referendum, at the appropriate level, including at registration (registered) voters, voters, compiling voter lists, voters, counting the votes, the voters, the outcome of voting and determining the results of elections, referendum, the corresponding Commission forms a group, composed of members of the Commission with the right of a casting vote and , to monitor the use of "GUS" election "(its hardware). All members of the Commission, observers have the right to be acquainted with any of the information contained in the "GUS" election ". (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. Since the beginning of the vote until the signing of the Protocol on the outcome of the vote (on the results of elections, referendum) of the corresponding Commission "GUS" election "is used for monitoring and the establishment of the results of voting by transferring data from downline commissions a higher commissions and individual technical means for counting voters for the referendum. Information about the course and the outcome of the vote obtained through "GUS" election "(individual technical means), are preliminary, with no legal meaning of information, unless otherwise stipulated by this federal law, other law. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 4-1. If, after entering the data protocol of the Election Commission on the results of voting in GUS ' election ' found technical entry errors requiring corrections data is entered in the GUS "election" is a substantiated decision directly to the parent Commission. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. When used in the course of elections, referendum "GUS" election "(individual technical) data on voter turnout, voters in the elections, referendum, preliminary and final results of the vote should be quickly accessible (in read-only mode) to subscribers information and telecommunication network" Internet ". Procedure and deadlines for the provision of such data must not contradict the requirements of the legislation on elections and referendums. (As amended by the federal laws of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ; from 27.11.2010 N 200-FL) Chapter x. APPEAL VIOLATIONS of ELECTORAL rights and the right to vote of CITIZENS of the RUSSIAN FEDERATION and liability for violation of the legislation on elections and referendums Article 75. Appeals against decisions and actions (inaction) of violating the electoral law and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation 1. Decisions and actions (inactivity) of State bodies, local government bodies, public associations and officials, as well as the decisions and actions (inactivity) of the commissions and their officials who violate citizens ' electoral rights and the right of citizens to participate in the referendum, may be appealed in court.
2. Decisions and actions (inactivity) of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation appealed to the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, decisions and actions (inactivity) of the electoral commissions of subjects of the Russian Federation, district electoral commissions for election of legislative (representative) organs of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation appealed to the Supreme courts of the republics, krais, county courts, courts of cities with federal status, the courts of the autonomous oblast and autonomous okrugs, decisions and actions (inactivity) of other commissions will be appealed to district courts. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. decisions of the Court are binding on the respective commissions.
4. decisions of the commissions on the results of the vote, the results of the elections and referenda will be appealed to the courts, at the appropriate level, according to the jurisdiction established by paragraph 2 of this article. The Court at the corresponding level considers the decision of the Commission organizing the election, referendum, as well as the lower commissions, participating in these elections, referendum in accordance with the law if they committed violations could affect the results of elections, referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. In cases stipulated by this federal law, other legislation, the Court may reverse the decision of the relevant Commission on registration of the candidate (list of candidates), the refusal in registration of the candidate (list of candidates), on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum, or other decision of the Commission. (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ)
6. Decisions and actions (inactivity) of the commissions and their officials who violate citizens ' electoral rights and the right of citizens to participate in the referendum, may be appealed directly to the higher Commission, which must, without sending a complaint to the Commission downline, except when circumstances outlined in the complaint were not subject to review, examine the complaint Commission downline and make one of the following decisions: (a)) leave a complaint without satisfaction;
b) to revoke the contested decision in whole or in part (to recognize illegal action (inaction) and to take a decision on the merits;
in the contested decision) to cancel in whole or in part (to recognize illegal action (inaction), obliging the Commission to "reconsider and take a decision on the merits (perform a certain action).
7. the decisions or actions (inaction) Electoral Commission settlements or its officer, violating citizens ' electoral rights and the right of citizens to participate in the referendum, may be appealed to the Election Commission, the municipal area. Decisions or actions (inaction) Electoral Commission municipal district, urban district, within the territory of the city of Federal significance, or its officer, violating citizens ' electoral rights and the right of citizens to participate in the referendum, may be appealed to the Election Commission of the Russian Federation. Decisions or actions (inaction) of the Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation or its officer, violating citizens ' electoral rights and the right of citizens to participate in the referendum, may be appealed to the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. Election commissions, dealing with complaints, shall take a decision in accordance with paragraph 6 of this article. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
8. preliminary treatment to a higher Commission, Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation, the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation is not a prerequisite for recourse to the Court.
9. In case of adoption of a complaint for consideration by the Court and the treatment of the same applicant with a similar complaint to the appropriate Commission this Commission suspends consideration of the complaint, pending the entry into force of the Court decision into legal force. In the case of a decision of the Court on the merits of the complaint, the Commission shall terminate its consideration. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 9-1. On request the commissions the Court reports on complaints (declarations) for violation of citizens ' electoral rights and the right of citizens to take part in the referendum, as well as on such complaints (statements). (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 10. Complaints against decisions and acts (or omissions) violate the electoral rights of the citizens and the right of citizens to participate in the referendum, voters may ask the participants in the referendum, the candidates, their proxies, electoral associations and their proxies, other public associations, and its authorized representatives, observers, as well as the Commission. (As amended by the federal laws from 07.06.2004 N 46-FZ; on 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 11. Courts and prosecutors are obliged to organize its work (including weekends) so as to ensure timely handling of complaints.

12. When the Commission considered the complaints (applications), as well as in other cases when the Commission discusses the issue of violation of citizens ' electoral rights and the right of citizens to take part in the referendum, the applicants are invited to a meeting of the Commission, as well as persons, actions (inaction) of whom are or were under consideration. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 76. Grounds for cancellation of registration of the candidate (list of candidates), cancellation of the decision of the Commission on registration of the candidate (list of candidates), the refusal in registration of the candidate (list of candidates), the exclusion of a candidate from a list of candidates, unregister the candidate (list of candidates), the initiative group for holding referendum 1. The Election Commission's decision on registration of the candidate shall be cancelled by the higher Commission in case of violation of the requirements of paragraph 19 of article 38 hereof. When the cancellation of all of the decision on registration of the candidate, with the exception of the first.
2. registration of the candidate (list of candidates) is cancelled by the decision of the Election Commission registering a candidate (list of candidates), based on the application of the candidate to withdraw its candidacy, electoral Association decisions concerning the withdrawal of the candidate (list of candidates), represented in the Electoral Commission in accordance with paragraph 30, 31 or 32 of article 38 of this federal law, as well as in connection with the death of a candidate.
3. registration of the candidate is annulled Election Commission registering a candidate, in the case of loss of passive suffrage.
4. registration of the candidate (list of candidates), nominated by a political party, its regional office or other structural subdivision, cancelled the Election Commission registering a candidate (list of candidates), on the basis of a court decision that has entered into force concerning the suspension or elimination of political party respectively, its regional office, other structural units. Registration of the candidate nominated by other public association, cancelled the Election Commission registering a candidate on the basis of the decision of the appropriate official or authority to suspend the activities of the public Association (if this decision is not appealed or not recognized as lawful), or in case of liquidation of the public association. (As amended by the Federal law dated 05.04.2009 N 42-FZ)
5. the list of candidates Registration is cancelled, if the number of candidates excluded from the list of candidates according to candidates withdrawing their candidates to address electoral associations on the exclusion of candidates from the list of candidates (other than forcing the attrition to the circumstances), as well as on grounds provided for by article 38, paragraph 26 of this federal law and paragraph 9 of this article exceeds 25 per cent of the number of candidates in the certified list of candidates for election to the federal authorities or 50 per cent of the number of candidates in the certified list of candidates in the elections to bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government.
6. The Election Commission's decision on registration of the candidate (list of candidates), the refusal in registration of the candidate (list of candidates) may be revoked by the Court and the Election Commission's decision on refusal in registration of the candidate (list of candidates)-also Election Commission as provided for in article 75 of this federal law, according to registering a candidate (list of candidates) of the Election Commission, candidates, electoral Association in respect of which rendered this decision, candidate, registered for the same constituency selective merge, list of candidates which is registered in the same constituency, if it is established that the decision was made by the Election Commission in compliance with the requirements of paragraphs 24-26 of article 38 of this federal law, other requirements stipulated by this federal law, other law.
7. registration of the candidate may be cancelled by the Court on the application of registering candidates to the Electoral Commission, candidate, registered for the same constituency in the following cases: a) newly discovered circumstances are grounds for refusal in registration of the candidate, provided subparagraph "a", "b", "e", "w", "", "k", "l" or "o" paragraph 24 of article 38 hereof. With this newly discovered are those circumstances that existed at the time of adoption of the decision on registration of the candidate, but were not and could not be known to the Electoral Commission, registering the candidate; (As amended by the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ), b) use a candidate in order to achieve a particular result in the election funds in addition to its own election fund if their amount exceeded 5 per cent of the expenditure limit election fund established by law, or exceeding spending limit election fund established by law, by more than 5 per cent;
in) repeated use of candidate strengths of their official or service position;
g) ascertaining his candidate voters bribing confidant, accredited representative on financial matters, as well as acting on behalf of another person or entity;
d) infringement by the candidate limits imposed by paragraph 1 or 1-1 article 56 of this federal law;
e) repeated non-compliance by the candidate limits imposed by paragraph 5-2 of article 56 of this federal law;
f) establishment against candidate the fact that within the period specified in subparagraph d of paragraph 3-2 article 4 hereof (but before acquiring candidate status), the citizen in his speeches at public events, in the media or in them (including materials posted in informational-telecommunicational networks to which access is not restricted to certain persons including Internet) called to commit the acts defined in article 1 of the Federal law "on counteracting extremist activities" as extremist activity, or otherwise encourage such acts, substantiated or justified the extremism, or commit acts intended to incite social, racial, national or religious hatred, humiliation of national dignity, the promotion of exclusiveness, superiority or inferiority of citizens on grounds of their attitude to religion, social, racial, national , religious or linguistic background or promoted and publicly demonstrated Nazi paraphernalia or symbols or symbols or symbols, similar to Nazi paraphernalia or symbols to their degree of mixing; (As amended by the Federal law of 11 N 200-FL) w) determination of concealing information about their candidate.
8. the list of candidates Registration may be cancelled by the Court on application by the Electoral Commission, reported the list of candidates, electoral associations, a list of candidates which is registered in the same constituency, in the following cases: a) newly discovered circumstances are grounds for refusal to register a list of candidates provided by subparagraph "a", "e", "w", "", "k" or "n" paragraph 25 article 38 hereof. With this newly discovered are those circumstances that existed at the time of adoption of the decision on the registration of a list of candidates but were not and could not be known to the Electoral Commission, reported the list of candidates; (As amended by the Federal law dated 09.02.2009 N 3-FZ), b) use electoral Association in order to achieve a particular result in the election funds in addition to its own election fund if their amount exceeded 5 per cent of the expenditure limit election fund established by law, or exceeding spending limit election fund established by law, by more than 5 per cent;
the repeated use of electoral Manager) combining the advantages of their official or service position;
g) determination of bribery of voters to the electoral Union, his confidant, authorized representative, as well as acting on behalf of another person or entity;
d) non-compliance with the electoral Association restrictions under paragraph 1 or 1-1 article 56 of this federal law, as well as non-compliance with the candidate included in the registered list of candidates, the restriction imposed by paragraph 1 of article 56 of this federal law, if the selective Association nominated this list does not exclude such a candidate from the list in accordance with paragraph 11 of this article;

e) repeated non-compliance by the selective Association of restrictions imposed by paragraph 5-2 of article 56 of this federal law;
f) setting on the electoral Association fact indicating that within the period specified in subparagraph d of paragraph 3-2 article 4 hereof (but before the list of candidates), it's a selective Association at public events, in the media or in them (including materials posted in information and telecommunication networks, access to which is not restricted to certain persons including Internet) called to commit the acts defined in article 1 of the Federal law "on counteracting extremist activities" as extremist activity, or otherwise encourage such acts, justify or justify extremism or carried out activities aimed at inciting social, racial, national or religious hatred, humiliation of national dignity, the promotion of exclusiveness, superiority or inferiority of citizens on grounds of their attitude to religion, social, racial, national , religious or linguistic background or promoted and demonstrated publicly Nazi paraphernalia or symbols or symbols or symbols, similar to Nazi paraphernalia or symbols to their degree of mixing, as well as establishing this fact against the candidate included in the registered list of candidates, within a specified period (but before acquiring a citizen candidate status) if selective Association nominated this list does not exclude such a candidate from the list in accordance with paragraph 11 of this article. (As amended by the Federal law of 11 N 200-FZ)
9. registration of the candidate to the registered list of candidates may be cancelled by the Court on application by the Electoral Commission, reported the list of candidates, electoral associations, a list of candidates which is registered in the same constituency, in the case provided for in subparagraph "b", "e" or "w" of paragraph 7 of this article, or in case of bribery of voters by the candidate, as well as acting on behalf of another person or organization, or in the case of newly discovered circumstances that are the basis for the exclusion of a candidate from a list of candidates provided by subparagraph "a", "b", "c", "d" or "e" of article 38, paragraph 26 of this federal law. With this newly discovered are those circumstances that existed at the time of adoption of the decision on the registration of a list of candidates but were not and could not be known to the Electoral Commission, reported the list of candidates. (As amended by the Federal law of 26.04.2007 g. N 64-FZ) 10. Registration of the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of participants in the referendum could be canceled by the Court upon application by organizing a referendum Commission not later than three days prior to polling day, in the following cases: a) disturbance of the referendum initiative;
b) violations of members and (or) by the authorized representatives of the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of participants in the referendum order campaigning on the referendum and campaign finance referendum;
use by members) and (or) by the authorized representatives of the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of voters the benefits of their official or service position;
g) determination of bribing voters members and (or) by the authorized representatives of the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of participants in the referendum;
d) the availability of other grounds stipulated by this federal law, other law.
11. electoral Association against which proceedings for the protection of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens on the basis provided for in subparagraph "d" or "f" to paragraph 8 of this article, shall have the right to exclude from the list of candidates they nominated a candidate whose actions gave rise to recourse to the Court. Exclusion of selective Association such a candidate from a list of candidates until the Court makes a decision on the case is grounds for the termination of the proceedings.
12. In case of non-compliance with the candidate, electoral Association restrictions under paragraph 1 of article 56 of this federal law, or commit a citizen before acquiring candidate status and electoral Association before them the list of candidates, the acts referred to in subparagraph (g), respectively, paragraph 7, subparagraph (g) of paragraph 8 of this article, and in cases stipulated in subparagraphs "b", "c", "d" and "h" of paragraph 7, subparagraphs "b", "c" and "d" paragraph 8 of this article candidate registration (list of candidates) may be cancelled by the Court on the application of the Prosecutor. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law dated 05.12.2006 N 225-FZ) Article 77. Cancellation of the decision on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum 1. If a vote or the outcome of the voting irregularities of this federal law, a law governing the election, referendum, higher Commission before establishing it the outcome of the vote, determine the results of elections, referendum can cancel the decision of the Commission on the outcome of the vote by a subordinate, on the results of the elections and decide on the repeated counting of votes, and if violations do not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors , voters-recognition of the results of voting, the election results invalid. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 1-1. After the establishment of the outcome of the vote, determine the outcome of the elections, the referendum of the higher Commission downline Commission on the outcome of the vote, the results of the election could be overturned only by a court or by a court decision may be taken on the amendments to the Protocol, the Commission on the outcome of the vote, the results of the elections and (or) a summary table. The decision of the Commission to apply to the Court with an application for the annulment of the results of voting, election results, amending the Protocol to the Commission on the outcome of the vote, the results of the elections and (or) summary table of the Commission informs the Commission that organizes elections, referendum. In the case of a court decision on amendments to the Protocol, the Commission on the outcome of the vote, the results of the elections and (or) pivot table data, as determined by the Commission and (or) protocol summary table is a new Protocol on the outcome of the vote, the election results with a note: "Repeated" and (or) a new pivot table with the note: "repeat". (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 1-2. The Court at the corresponding level, reversing the decision of the Commission on the outcome of the vote, the results of the elections, may decide to hold a recount of the votes, the voters, if a vote or its outcome, determining the results there had been electoral irregularities of this federal law. If violations do not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors, voters, the Court can recognize the outcome of the vote, the election results invalid. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

2. the grounds for cancelling Court Election Commission on the results of relevant election after determining election results are determined by a court the following circumstances: (a) a recognized candidate elected), selective Association nominated list of candidates admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates spent on its election campaign in addition to their own election fund of funds in the amount of more than 10 per cent of the expenditure limit election fund established by law; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) b) candidate recognized elected, selective Association nominated list of candidates admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates were bribing voters, and that the violation does not allow to identify the actual will of the voters; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)) candidate recognized elected, selective Association nominated list of candidates admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates in conducting canvassing beyond the restrictions imposed by paragraph 1 of article 56 of this federal law, which makes it difficult to identify the actual will of the voters; (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)

g) candidate, recognized elected head of electoral associations to put forward a list of candidates admitted to distribution of Deputy mandates, took advantage of an official or service position, and that the violation does not allow to identify the actual will of the voters. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
3. the Court of the appropriate level may cancel the Election Commission's decision on the outcome of the vote, the results of the elections at a polling station, the territory, in the electoral district, in the municipality, in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the Russian Federation as a whole, also in case of violation of the rules of compilation of the electoral registers, order of formation of electoral commissions, voting and counting (including obstruction of monitoring their implementation), to determine the results of elections, illegal refusal to register a candidate , the list of candidates established after polling day, other violations of electoral legislation, if these violations do not reveal the real will of the voters.
4. the Court may cancel the corresponding level of the Commission's decision to a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum on the outcome of the vote, the results of the referendum in case of violation of the rules of the voters lists, the order of forming commissions referendum campaigning rules and campaign finance referendum, in the case of members and authorized representatives of the initiative group for the referendum, leaders of public associations the advantages his official position in order to obtain the desired answer to the question , referendum, if the facts of payoff with voters of these persons and public associations for the same purposes, in the case of violations of voting procedures and counting (including obstruction of monitoring), as well as in the case of other violations of the law on the referendum, if these actions (omission) do not reveal the real will of the voters.
5. do not constitute grounds for cancellation of the decision on the election results, recognition of the results of voting, the election results null and void this federal law violations that contributed to the election or to induce or seeking voters to vote for is not elected by the results of voting for candidates took part in distribution of Deputy mandates lists of candidates.
6. cancellation by the Election Commission or a court decision on the election results if violations do not reveal the real will of the voters, entails the recognition of the election results on the constituency null and void.
7. at holding of elections in multi-mandate electoral district breaches by individual candidates, referred to in paragraph 2 of this article may result in cancellation of the election results only in relation to these candidates.
8. When voting for candidates from individual violations of electoral associations referred to in paragraph 2 of this article may result in cancellation of court decisions on admission of these electoral associations to the allocation of seats and the redistribution of seats. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
9. cancellation of court decision on the outcome of the referendum in case violations did not reveal the actual will of the voters, leads to recognition of the results of the referendum invalid.
10. If the results of the voting at the polling station, site of the referendum in the territory, subject of the Russian Federation after compiling the parent Commission Protocol on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum, the Commission is obliged to draw up a new Protocol on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum with a note: "Repeated". (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 11. Based on the protocols of commissions on the results of voting with a note: "Re" or "recount", written after the compilation of the higher Commission Protocol on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum and the PivotTable and PivotTable in the Protocol drawn up by the higher Commission made the appropriate changes. (Para supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 78. Filing and consideration of complaints and petitions 1. The Court at the corresponding level is not entitled to refuse to accept complaints on violation of electoral rights, the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation.
2. complaint to the Commission's decision on registration refusal in registration of the candidate (list of candidates), the initiative group for holding a referendum, a group of participants in the referendum, on the assurance of certification or refusal of the list of candidates, the list of candidates (multi-member) in single-seat constituencies may be filed within ten days from the date of adoption of the contested decision. Specified period cannot be restored. (As amended by federal law from 01.07.2010 N 133-FZ)
3. After the official publication of the results of elections, referendum complaint breach of citizens ' electoral rights, the right of citizens to take part in the referendum, which took place during the election campaign, the referendum campaign, may be filed with the Court within one year from the day of official publication of the results of the relevant elections, referendum. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
4. decisions on complaints received before polling day during the election campaign, the referendum campaign will be accepted within five days, but no later than the day preceding the day of the vote, and on polling day or on the day following the day of the vote, immediately. If the facts contained in the complaints require additional validation, they are accepted not later than within ten days. The complaint to the Commission's decision on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum, the Court is obliged to decide not later than two months from the date of the filing of the complaint. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ)
5. an application for cancellation of registration of a candidate list of candidates may be submitted to the Court not later than eight days before polling day (including repeated). The Court's decision must be made not later than five days before polling day.
Article 79. Responsibility for violation of legislation of the Russian Federation on elections and referendums, responsibility for violation of legislation of the Russian Federation on elections and referenda shall be established by federal laws. (Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), CHAP. XI. Final and transitional provisions article 80. The entry into force of this federal law 1. This federal law shall enter into force ten days after its official publication and does not apply to legal relationships arising in connection with the elections and referenda assigned prior to its entry into force.
2. to establish that the Federal law of September 19, 1997 N 124-FZ "on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1997, no. 38, item 4339; 1999, no. 14, p. 165; 2001, no. 29, art. 2944) only applies to legal relations arising in connection with the holding of elections and referendums, appointed prior to the entry into force of this federal law. Establish that the Federal law of September 19, 1997 N 124-FZ "on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation" shall cease to have effect in the manner prescribed by paragraph 3 of this article.
3. Six months after the date of entry into force of this federal law shall be declared null and void: the Federal law from September 19, 1997 N 124-FZ "on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1997, no. 38, item 4339);
Federal law dated March 30, 1999 N 55-ФЗ "about entry of changes and additions to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1999, N 14, art. 1653);
Article 1 of the Federal law dated July 10, 2001 N 89-FZ "on amendments and additions to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to participate in the referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation" and "on elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 2001, no. 29, art. 2944). 4. Article 18 hereof shall not apply to the election of deputies of the Chamber of representatives of the Parliament of the Union State of the first convocation from the Russian Federation in accordance with federal law.

5. If the legislation of the Russian Federation does not conform to article 35, paragraph 16 hereof, this paragraph does not apply to the election of this constituent entities of the Russian Federation, appointed prior to July 14, 2003 year. Within the specified period, the legislation of the Russian Federation should be brought into line with paragraph 16 of article 35 of this federal law. The specified period does not apply if the subject of the Russian Federation registered regional offices less than three political parties, with the legislation of the Russian Federation should be brought into line with paragraph 16 of article 35 of this federal law prior to the expiration of one month from the date of registration of this constituent entities of the Russian Federation regional offices at least three political parties. Legislation of the Russian Federation may be brought into conformity with article 35, paragraph 16 hereof and until expiration of the specified time frames.
6. (repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) 7. The provisions of paragraph 9 of article 4 and paragraph 6 of article 70 of the present Federal Act does not apply to elected local government officials who are members of the legislative (representative) bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, elected until May 13, 2002 year. (Para supplemented by federal law from 28.06.2005 N 69-FZ) Article 81. Transitional provisions 1. The Electoral Commission, formed before the entry into force of this federal law, except as provided in paragraph 1 of article 85 of this federal law, shall retain their powers until the expiration of the term for which they were formed, but not exceeding five years from the date of their formation. Vacancies in electoral commissions are replaced in the order established by this federal law.
2. (repealed-the Federal law from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ) Article 81-1. On the application of article 10 of the present Federal Act 1. If the term were elected at elections to August 15, 2005 year, organ of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, or a local government agency, or the deputies of these bodies will expire during the period from 1 November to 31 December after August 15, 2005 year, except in the case provided for in paragraph 5 of this article, the next elections are held on the second Sunday of March of the year following the year , which will expire on that date.
2. If the term were elected at elections to August 15, 2005 year, organ of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, or a local government agency, or the deputies of these bodies will expire during the period from 1 January to 31 March, after August 15, 2005 year, following elections are held on the second Sunday of March of the year in which the specified period expires.
3. If the term were elected at elections to August 15, 2005 year, organ of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, or a local government agency, or the deputies of these bodies will expire during the period from 1 April to 31 October following the year August 15, 2005, except in the case provided for in paragraph 5 of this article, the next elections are held on the second Sunday of October of the year in which the specified period expires and a year of holding the elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the regular convocation-on the day of voting in these elections.
4. If the implementation of the provisions of paragraph 1 or 2 of this article results in such reconciliation days vote in several elections, including elections to the body/bodies of local self-government, in which voters will be able to vote at the same time more than four electoral bulletins (except ballot papers issued in early, repeated and by-elections), elections to the body/bodies of local self-government shall be appointed on the second Sunday of October of the year in which they were to be held and a year of holding the elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the regular convocation-on the day of voting in these elections. If the implementation of the provisions of paragraph 3 of this article leads to such reconciliation days vote in several elections, including elections to the body/bodies of local self-government, in which voters will be able to vote at the same time more than four electoral bulletins (except ballot papers issued in early, repeated and by-elections), elections to the body/bodies of local self-government shall be appointed for a second Sunday March following the year in which they were to be held.
5. elections to the bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government whose terms or terms of Office of the deputies, which expire in the period up to January 1, 2006 year, carried out within the deadlines established by the constitutions (statutes), laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the statutes of the municipalities, unless the law of the Russian Federation is not determined that the relevant elections are held on the second Sunday of March 2006 year.
6. The terms of Office of organs or deputies, whose election as a result of implementation of items 1-5 of the present article are postponed accordingly extended.
7. elections to the representative organs of the first convocation and the election of the heads of the newly formed in accordance with the Federal law of October 6, 2003 N 131-FZ "on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation and municipal entities, as well as local elections, whose term was extended or reduced in accordance with article 82 of this federal law, shall be held on dates defined laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation in accordance with part 1 of article 85 of the Federal law of October 6, 2003 N 131-FZ "on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation" and paragraph 2 of article 82 of this federal law.
8. In the Russian Federation, in which the elections were conducted in accordance with paragraph 3, 4, 5 or 7 of this article other than the second Sunday of March days, subsequent elections shall be held within the time prescribed by the constitutions (statutes), laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, the statutes of the municipalities, on the second Sunday of March, or the second Sunday of October of the year in which the relevant bodies shall expire or deputies of the bodies concerned and if the term ends a year of holding the elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the regular convocation, on the day of voting in these elections.
9. If the subject of the Russian Federation the elections were conducted in accordance with paragraph 3, 4, 5 or 7 of this article other than the second Sunday in March, and the Constitution (the Charter), the law of the Russian Federation, the Charter of municipal formation(education) does not stipulate the following elections in March, the law of the Russian Federation can be provided for the extension of the powers of State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation or local authorities in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in order to conduct the following relevant elections on the second Sunday of March of the year following the year in which the term to which the relevant authorities were elected deputies of the bodies concerned.

10. If elections to the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation were held in accordance with paragraph 5 of article 10 hereof in any other than the second Sunday of March, day, subsequent elections were held in the closest to the day of the expiration of the term of Office of this body, established by paragraph 3 of article 10 hereof day on which elections may be appointed, and if this day is the second Sunday of October of the year of holding the elections of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation -on the day of voting in these elections. The term of Office of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation accordingly extended or reduced. (Para supplemented by federal law from 08.03.2011 N 34-FZ) (Article supplemented by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 82. On combining elections, extension or reduction of the terms of Office of the legislative (representative) organs of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government (as amended by federal law from 08.03.2011 N 34-FZ dated December 30, 2008) 1. Allowed not more than one year extension or shortening of powers of local self-government bodies in order to reconcile polling day:

in the local elections with the day of the vote at the local elections, the newly formed municipalities in accordance with the Federal law of October 6, 2003 N 131-FZ "on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation (hereinafter referred to as the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation");
in the local elections of municipal entities in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation;
on elections to local self-government bodies of the same municipality;
in the local elections with the day of voting in elections to bodies of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
Elections to local self-government bodies whose terms extended or reduced, shall be held before the November 1, 2005 year.
2. extension or shortening of the powers of local self-government is carried out: the law of the Russian Federation in cases provided for by the second and third subparagraphs of paragraph 1 of this article;
a normative legal act of the local self-administration bodies in the cases provided for by the fourth and fifth subparagraphs of paragraph 1 of this article.
An extension or shortening of powers of local self-government bodies informed the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation. While financing of elections is financed from the respective budgets.
3. Allowed an extension until January 1, 2006 year of the terms of Office of organs of local self-government of municipalities which existed on the date of the entry into force of Chapter 12 of the Federal law on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation ", whose boundaries changed or converted in accordance with the provisions of article 84 of the specified federal law.
The extension of the powers of these bodies is carried out by the law of the Russian Federation. An extension of the terms of Office of the local self-administration bodies informed the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation.

4. Is permitted by the law of the Russian Federation once for not more than one year extension or shortening of the powers of local governments in order to reconcile polling day for election not less than two thirds of local self-government bodies of the municipalities in this subject of the Russian Federation.
Not allowed extension or shortening of the powers of the local authorities, as a result of which the voter will be able to vote at the same time more than four electoral ballots, except ballot papers issued in connection with the early, repeated or by-elections.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 22.07.2008 N 149-FZ)
5. elections to organs of local self-government whose terms extended or reduced in accordance with paragraph 4 of this article, shall be appointed for 3 points and 6 of article 10 of the present Federal Act days of voting, including on the first or second Sunday of October. These elections must be held before March 14, 2011 year. The appointment and conduct of these elections, the provisions of article 81-1 of this federal law do not apply. (Para supplemented by federal law from 22.07.2008 N 149-FZ)
6. Is permitted by the law of the Russian Federation for not more than six months, extension or reduction of the term of Office of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation with a view to reconciling polling day at the election of members of this body with the day of the vote on the election of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
It is not allowed the extension or reduction of the term of Office of the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as a result of which the voter will be able to vote at the same time more than four electoral ballots, except ballot papers issued in connection with the early, repeated or by-elections.
In elections to the legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, whose term was extended or reduced in accordance with the first subparagraph of this paragraph, the provisions of article 81-1 of this federal law do not apply.
(Para supplemented by federal law from 08.03.2011 N 34-FZ)
(Article in the Editorial Office of the Federal law dated 12.08.2004 N 99-FL) Article 83. Guarantee the implementation of the electoral action of the head of the local administration (as amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) if the municipality is not the head of the local administration and the Charter of municipal formation(education) undetermined person authorized to exercise the Electoral Act in accordance with this federal law, or the individuals have exercised these acts within the terms established by this federal law, these electoral actions are the highest official of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) or on behalf of other officers face. (As amended by the Federal law of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) Article 84. On the participation in elections of political public associations 1. In the elections, at the appropriate level, the promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment (hold) on (took place) until the expiration of two years from the date of entry into force of the Federal law "on political parties", as voter associations along with specified in paragraph 25 of article 2 hereof shall have the right to participate in political public associations that are created and registered in accordance with federal laws and laws of constituent entities of the Russian Federation at the level corresponding to the level of elections, or at a higher level. These political associations or made to the charters of public associations in order to give them the status of political changes and additions must be registered no later than one year prior to election day, and in the appointment of legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation or in the executive body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, local self-government body in the event of early termination of powers of the body concerned no later than six months before election day. These terms do not apply to other changes and additions made to the statutes of political associations.
2. political association, priznavavšeesâ Association and of the electoral law with making proposals on the candidates in the Commission before the entry into force of this federal law, in the case of conversion, not affecting its political status public association, or its transformation into a political party retains the right, in accordance with paragraph 7 of article 23, paragraph 8 of article 24, paragraph 7 of article 25, article 26, paragraph 7 Article 27, paragraph 5, of the present Federal law. The voluntary association of two or more electoral associations, priznavavšeesâ electoral bloc and possessed the right to make proposals on the candidates in the Commission before the entry into force of this federal law, preserves the rights provided for in paragraph 7 of article 23, paragraph 8 of article 24, paragraph 7 of article 25, article 26, paragraph 7, article 27, paragraph 5 hereof. Such electoral bloc could to address authorized by the authority to grant these rights to one of its constituent electoral associations or electoral Association, the founders of which are included in the electoral bloc of electoral associations. The specified electoral Association in the case of conversion, not affecting its political status public association, or its transformation into a political party retains the right to amend these proposals.
Article 85. (Repealed-Federal Act of 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ), the President of the Russian Federation v. Putin Kremlin, Moscow June 12, 2002 N 67-FZ _ Annex 1 to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation "(as amended by the Federal law" on amendments to legislative acts of the Russian Federation on elections and referendums and other legislative acts of the Russian Federation ") (as amended by the Federal law dated 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) (annex as amended by federal law from 21.07.2005 N 93-FZ) information about the amount and sources of income, assets, BELONGING to the APPLICANT (spouse and minor children) on the RIGHT of OWNERSHIP, on deposits in banks, securities I, Ph.d., ____________________________________________________________________________________________________

(surname, name and patronymic) to announce information about the amount and sources of their income (income my spouse and minor children), property owned by me (my spouse and minor children) on the right of ownership (including joint), on deposits in banks, securities: (as amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 40-FZ)----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| | | Property | Money | Promotions | Other | | +--------------------------------------------------------------|средства,| and other valuable series and | | | Income | Real estate | TRANS | finding-| participation | paper | number | | |-port | contained on | commercial | Surname | Passport | | | |-accounts, Mocca | or-iCal |
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_ information about the amount and sources of income and property a spouse and minor children of the candidate to the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) shall be indicated in accordance with the law. With regard to the minor children of the specified information shall be submitted separately for each child. (As amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 40-FZ) Information, except for data on income are reported as of the first day of the month in which the effected promulgation (publication) of the decision on appointment of the elections.
Specifies the income (including pensions, benefits and other payments) for the year preceding the appointment of election received from natural and/or legal persons are tax agents in accordance with federal laws, organizations carrying out payments.
Income received in foreign currency indicated in rubles at the exchange rate of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation on the date of receipt of income.
Specifies the type of vehicle: cars, trucks, trailers, boats and other modes of transport.
For accounts in foreign currency balance indicated in rubles at the exchange rate of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.
Lists the full or abbreviated name of the Organization and its organizational and legal form (joint-stock company, limited liability company, partnership, co-operative and others).
Share is expressed as a percentage of the share capital. For joint-stock companies shall indicate the nominal value and the number of shares.
Lists all securities (bonds, bills of Exchange, cheques, certificates, etc.), except for the shares.

Annex 2 to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and right to participate in referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation form of absentee voting certificates concerning the elections, referenda-------------------------------------------------------------------| _________________________________________________________ | | (name of the election (referendum) | | __________________________________ | | (the date of the vote) | | | | ABSENTEE BALLOT N _ | |_________________________________________________________________| | (surname, name and patronymic) | |________________________________________________________________,| | (series and number of passport or passport | | citizen) | | | | included (th) in the list of electors (voters) | the polling station (station referendum) N _ | |________________________________________________________________,| | (the address of the polling station Election Commission) | formed in the territory _ | | | (name of municipal formation(education) and | | the subject of the Russian Federation, room | |________________________________________________________________,| | and (or) name odnomandatnogo (mnogomandatnogo) | | electoral district) | | | | received a present absentee ballot and has the right | | to vote at the polling station (station | | referendum) on which he (she) will be in a day | | vote. | | | |_______________________________________ | | (Chairman, Vice-Chairman, | | the Secretary-General, or a member of the Commission) | |_______________________________________ | | (name of Board) | | _________ ____________________| | (signed): (surname and initials) | |М П "_____" ____________________ ________ г. | | (date of issuance of absentee voting certificate) | | | |, The voter being withdrawn absentee ballot (party | upon presentation of the referendum) | it on election day. | -------------------------------------------------------------------_ Indicated depending on absentee ballot in an election or referendum.
Specifies the name of the street, house number and the name of the locality.
If a polling station (the referendum) is located on the territory of the settlement also includes the name of the municipal district.
When a single electoral constituency and in the holding of a referendum in the form of absentee voting identity phrase "room and (or) name odnomandatnogo (mnogomandatnogo) constituency" are not listed.
(Application update-federal law dated 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) _ Annex 3 to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and right to participate in referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation form of absentee voting certificates for elections during the

which provided for a second ballot-----------------------------------------------------------------_-| | 11 | | (name) | (name) | | |___________________________ | | ABSENTEE BALLOT N _ | (the date of the vote on the common | |____________________________________| elections) | | (surname, name and patronymic) | | |___________________________________,| THE DETACHABLE COUPON | | (series and number of passport or | ABSENTEE VOTING | | document passport | THE IDENTITY OF THE N _ | | гражданина) |____________________________| | | (surname, name and patronymic) | | included (th) in poll | _, | the polling station N _ | (series and number of passport or | |___________________________________,| document replacement | | (the address of the polling station | Passport) | | the Commission) | | | | included (th) in list | formed in the territory _ | | voters | | (name of municipal polling station N _ | | | education and subject | _, | | Russian | (the address of the polling station | |___________________________________,| Electoral Commission) | | Federation room and (or) | | | name odnomandatnogo | formed on | | (mnogomandatnogo) electoral | territory _ | | County) | (name of municipal | | | education | | received now unfasten | _, | | certificate and has the right to take | and the subject of the Russian | | vote in | Federation room and (or) | at the polling station | which he | name odnomandatnogo | | (it) will be a day | (mnogomandatnogo) | | vote. | electoral district) | |_________________________________ | | | (Chairman, Deputy | received unfasten | President, Secretary or | member |, including identity | | Electoral Commission) this coupon. tear | | |_________________________________ | | | (name of electoral | 11 | | the Commission) | (Chairman, Deputy | | _ _ | Chairman, Secretary or | | (signed): (surname and a member of the Election Commission) | | инициалы) |____________________________| |М П "__" __________ _____ г. | (name of election | | (date of issuance of absentee voting | the Commission) | | identity) | _________ __________| | | (signed): (surname and | Tear-off voucher have withdrawn | | initials) | voter on presentation | | m p "_" _ _ g. | |-Register certificates in a day | (date of issue | voting in the general election |. | absentee voting | | Absentee ballot | identity) | withdrawn when voter | | | | conducting of a repeated voting. | | ------------------------------------------------------------------_ Specifies the name of the street, house number and the name of the locality.
If a polling station is located on the territory of the settlement also includes the name of the municipal district.
When a single electoral constituency in the form of absentee voting identity phrase "room and (or) name odnomandatnogo (mnogomandatnogo) constituency" are not listed. (Application update-federal law dated 04.10.2010 N 263-FZ) Annex 4 (4 test program lapsed federal law from 02 N 41-ФЗ) _ Annex 5 to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation "(as amended by the Federal law" on bringing changes to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation in connection with the release of the political parties from collecting voters ' signatures on the election of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government ") SIGN-UP SHEET elections _________________________________________________ (name of legislative (representative) body of State power of constituent entities of the Russian Federation)" _ "_ year (vote), we, the undersigned, support self-nomination candidate on _________________________________________________________________ (name or number of the electoral district) a citizen of the Russian Federation _ born _ (surname, name, patronymic name) (date of birth) running ________________________________________________________________, (place of employment, position or occupation, if the candidate is Deputy and performs his duties on a part-time basis -information about this with the name of the corresponding representative body) living _.
(the name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the area of the city, a place, where is the place of residence) |-|-------------|-------------|--|-------------|--|--| | N| surname, first name, date of birth Address | | | number | Date | Caption | | p/n | Middle name | (aged | residence | passport or | making | | | | | 18 years | | document | signature | | | | | Optional | | replacement | | | | | | and month | | Passport | | | | | | birth) | | citizen | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| |1 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| |2 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| |...| | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| Sign-up sheet certify: _________________________________________________ (surname, name, patronymic, date of birth, address, passport number, passport or document of a citizen, with an indication of the date of its issuance, name or code of the issuing authority, the signature of the person responsible for collecting signatures, and the date of its making) ____________________________________________________________________ Candidate (surname, name, patronymic name, signature and date of its making) Special election by N _ Note. In the case of the successful candidate whose data are specified in the subscription worksheet, and outstanding conviction appeal in document sheet after the candidate's middle name, you specify information about the criminal records of the candidate. If an applicant, information about which is contained in document sheet, a statement of consent to run for in accordance with paragraph 2 of article 33 of the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and right to participate in referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation pointed out that he belonged to a political party or other public association and its status in this political party or this public association, information about this document are indicated in the worksheet after information about the place of residence of the candidate or the candidate's criminal record information after _ Text podstročnikov as well as note and footnote in the newspaper manufactured sheet may not play (Application update-federal law of 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) (as amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) _ Annex 6 to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation "(as amended by the Federal law" on bringing changes to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation in connection with the release of the political parties from collecting voters ' signatures on the election of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal
Assembly of the Russian Federation, the State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government ") SIGN-UP SHEET Elections ________________________________________________________________ (the name of the head of the municipality in accordance with the Charter of municipal formation(education))" _ "_ year (vote), we, the undersigned, support _ (self-nomination or extension of electoral associations indicating the

the names of the electoral Union) candidate for the post of head of ________________________________________________ (name of the municipality in accordance with the Charter of municipal formation(education)) citizen _ _ _ born, (nationality) (surname, name, patronymic name) (date of birth) ________________________________________________________________ running, (place of employment, position or occupation, if the candidate is Deputy and performs his duties on a part-time basis-information about this with the name of the corresponding representative body) living ______________________________________________________________.
(the name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the area of the city, a place, where is the place of residence) |-|-------------|-------------|--|-------------|--|--| | N| surname, first name, date of birth Address | | | number | Date | Signature | | p/n | Middle name | (aged | residence | passport or | making | | | | | 18 years | | document | signature | | | | | Optional | | replacement | | | | | | and month | | Passport | | | | | | birth) | | citizen | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| |1 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| |2 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| |...| | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| Sign-up sheet certify: _________________________________________________ (surname, name, patronymic, date of birth, address, passport number, passport or document of a citizen, with an indication of the date of its issuance, name or code of the issuing authority, the signature of the person responsible for collecting signatures, and the date of its making) ____________________________________________________________________ Candidate (surname, name, patronymic name, signature and date of its making) Note. In the case of the successful candidate whose data are specified in the subscription worksheet, and outstanding conviction appeal in document sheet after the candidate's middle name, you specify information about the criminal records of the candidate. If an applicant, information about which is contained in document sheet, a statement of consent to run for in accordance with paragraph 2 of article 33 of the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and right to participate in referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation pointed out that he belonged to a political party or other public association and its status in this political party or this public association, information about this document are indicated in the worksheet after information about the place of residence of the candidate or the candidate's criminal record information after _ Text podstročnikov as well as note and footnote in the newspaper manufactured sheet may not play (Application update-federal law of 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) (as amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) _ Annex 7 (7 test program lapsed federal law from 02 N 41-ФЗ) _ 8 Application to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation "(as amended by the Federal law" on bringing changes to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation concerning with the release of the political parties from collecting voters ' signatures on the election of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and bodies of local self-government ") SIGN-UP SHEET elections _ (name of the representative body of the municipality in accordance with the Charter of municipal formation(education))" _ "_ year (vote), we, the undersigned, support _ (self-nomination or extension from the electoral Union with the name of the electoral Union) candidate for _____________________________________________________ (name or number of the constituency) citizen _ _ _ _ (nationality) (surname, name, patronymic name) born _ running _ (date of birth) (place of employment, position or occupation, if the candidate is Deputy and performs his duties on a part-time basis-information about this with the name of the corresponding representative body) living _.
(the name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the area of the city, a place, where is the place of residence) |-|-------------|-------------|--|-------------|--|--| | N| surname, first name, date of birth Address | | | number | Date | Caption | | p/n | Middle name | (aged | residence | passport or | making | | | | | 18 years | | document | signature | | | | | Optional | | replacement | | | | | | and month | | Passport | | | | | | birth) | | citizen | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| |1 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| |2 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| |...| | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|--------| Sign-up sheet certify: _________________________________________________ (surname, name, patronymic, date of birth, address, passport number, passport or document of a citizen, with an indication of the date of its issuance, name or code of the issuing authority, the signature of the person responsible for collecting signatures, and the date of its making) ____________________________________________________________________ Candidate (surname, name, patronymic name, signature and date of its making) Note. In the case of the successful candidate whose data are specified in the subscription worksheet, and outstanding conviction appeal in document sheet after the candidate's middle name, you specify information about the criminal records of the candidate. If an applicant, information about which is contained in document sheet, a statement of consent to run for in accordance with paragraph 2 of article 33 of the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and right to participate in referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation pointed out that he belonged to a political party or other public association and its status in this political party or this public association, information about this document are indicated in the worksheet after information about the place of residence of the candidate or the candidate's criminal record information after _ Text podstročnikov as well as note and footnote in the newspaper manufactured sheet may not play (Application update-federal law of 23/07/2011 N 259-FL) (as amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) _ Annex 9 to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation "SIGN-UP SHEET REFERENDUM ____________________________________________________________________ (name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the municipality) We , the undersigned, support the initiative of holding a referendum on the question (questions): ____________________________________________________________________________

(question (questions) referendum) |-|-------------|-------------|--|-------------|--|--| | N| surname, first name, date of birth Address | | | number | Date | Caption | | p/n | Middle name | (aged | residence | passport or | making | | | | | 18 years | | document | signature | | | | | Optional | | replacement | | | | | | and month | | Passport | | | | | | birth) | | citizen | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------| |1 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------| |2 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------| |3 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------| |4 | | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------| |...| | | | | | | |---|-------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------|
Sign-up sheet certify: ___________________________________________ (surname, name, patronymic, date of birth, address, passport number, passport or document of a citizen, with an indication of the date of its issuance, name or code of the issuing authority, the signature of the person responsible for collecting signatures, and the date of its making) (as amended by the Federal law dated 02 N 41-ФЗ) the authorized representative of the initiative group for the referendum of the Russian Federation (local referendum) : ____________________________________________________________________________ (surname, name, patronymic, handwritten signature and date of its making) ____________________________________________________________________________ number (registration certificate, issued by the initiative group for the referendum of the Russian Federation (local referendum), date of issue and the name of the Commission which issued the specified certificate) special account referendum N _ _ podstročnikov Text, as well as footnotes in the newspaper manufactured sheet may not play.
Indicated in the case of collection of signatures in support of the initiative of holding a referendum of the Russian Federation.
(Application update-federal law of 23/07/2011 N 259-FZ) Annex 10 to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation "SIGN-UP SHEET Elections _ (name of the senior officer of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) in accordance with the Constitution (Charter) of the Russian Federation)" _ "_ year (vote) the undersigned support the self-nomination of a candidate for the post of ___________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________ (name of the senior officer of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation (the head of the Supreme executive body of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation) in accordance with the Constitution (Charter) of the Russian Federation) Russian Federation citizen _____________________________________________ (name, surname) was born _ running _______________________________________, (date of birth) (place of work, position, occupation, if the candidate is Deputy and performs his duties on a part-time basis-information about this with the name of the corresponding
representative body) living ________________________________________________________________ (name of a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the area of the city, a place, where is the place of residence) |-|--------------|-------------|--|-------------|--|--| | N| surname, first name, date of birth Address | | | number | Date | Caption | | p/n | Middle name | (aged | residence | passport or | making | | | | | 18 years | | document | signature | | | | | Optional | | replacement | | | | | | and month | | Passport | | | | | | birth) | | citizen | | | |---|--------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------| |1 | | | | | | | |---|--------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------| |2 | | | | | | | |---|--------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------| |...| | | | | | | |---|--------------|-------------|-----------|-------------|--------|-------| Sign-up sheet certify: _________________________________________________ (surname, name, patronymic, date of birth, address, passport number, passport or document of a citizen, with an indication of the date of its issuance, name or code of the issuing authority, the signature of the person responsible for collecting signatures, and the date of its making) ____________________________________________________________________ Candidate (surname, name, patronymic name, signature and date of its making) Note. In the case of the successful candidate whose data are specified in the subscription worksheet, and outstanding conviction appeal in document sheet after the candidate's middle name, you specify information about the criminal records of the candidate. If an applicant, information about which is contained in document sheet, a statement of consent to run for in accordance with paragraph 2 of article 33 of the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and right to participate in referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation pointed out that he belonged to a political party or other public association and its status in this political party or this public association, information about this document are indicated in the worksheet after information about the candidate's place of residence or after information about the criminal records of the candidate.
_ the text of podstročnikov, as well as note and footnote in the newspaper manufactured sheet may not play.
(Application update-federal law dated 02 N 40-FZ)