RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on amendments and additions to the Federal law "on natural monopolies" adopted by the State Duma December 24, 2002 year approved by the Federation Council of the year December 27, 2002 Article 1. To amend the Federal law dated August 17, 1995 N 147-FZ "on natural monopolies" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1995, no. 34, art. 3426) the following change and additions: 1. Article 3 supplement part 3 as follows: "the term" rail infrastructure public "is used in the meaning defined in article 2 of the Federal law" Statutes of railway transport of the Russian Federation ".".
2. In article 4: the word "real" should be replaced by the words "1. True ";
supplement paragraphs 2 and 3 as follows: "2. In accordance with the implemented by decision of the Government of the Russian Federation the demonopolization of the rail market is moving away from regulating the activities of the subjects of natural monopolies in the field of rail transport to regulate natural monopolies in the provision of services for the use of railway infrastructure of public transport.
3. it is not allowed to deter economically justified transition of natural monopoly areas referred to in paragraph 1 of this article, from a State of natural monopoly, to be determined in accordance with the second paragraph of article 3 of this federal law, the State of competitive market. "
3. paragraph 1 of article 21 paragraph be supplemented as follows: "a natural monopoly regulatory authority takes a decision on changing and termination of the activity of entities of natural monopoly regulation, taking into account the implementation of demonopolization of natural monopoly spheres."
Article 2. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
The President of the Russian Federation v. Putin Kremlin, Moscow, N 16 January 10, 2003-FZ