On Amendments To The Federal Law "about Lawyer Activity And Legal Profession In The Russian Federation"

Original Language Title: О внесении изменений в Федеральный закон "Об адвокатской деятельности и адвокатуре в Российской Федерации"

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW amending the Federal Law "About the law of the Russian Federation" Accepted State Duma of the Russian Federation on November 26, 2004 approved by the Federation Council on December 8, 2004(In the wording of the Federal Law dated 21.11.2011. N 326-FZ) Article 1 OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION 2102; 2004, N 35, sect. 3.3607), the following changes: 1), article 2, paragraph 1, should read: " 1. The lawyer is the person who has been granted the status of a lawyer in accordance with the procedure established by this Federal Act and the right to practise as a lawyer. Counsel is an independent legal adviser. A lawyer is not entitled to enter the labour relations as an employee, except for scientific, teaching and other creative activity, as well as to hold public office in the Russian Federation, State positions of subjects OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION The lawyer has the right to combine the legal profession with the work of the head of the legal profession, as well as with the work of elected positions in the legal chamber of the Russian Federation (hereinafter referred to as the Chamber of Advocates), The Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation (hereinafter referred to as the Federal Chamber of Lawyers), All-Russian and International Public Associations of Lawyers. "; (2) in article 4: . " 1. Legislation "; b) supplement paragraph 2 with the following: " 2. The code of professional conduct for lawyers established in accordance with the procedure provided for in this Federal Act lays down the rules of conduct for each lawyer, as well as grounds and order of article 5: " Article 5. Use of terms used in this Federal Law Use in the names of organizations and public associations of the terms "advocacy", "bar", "lawyer", "bar", "Lawyers ' education", "legal advice" or phrases that include these terms are allowed only by lawyers and established in accordance with the procedure established by this Federal Law, Organizations. "; (4) sub-paragraph 1 Article 6, amend to read: " 1) to collect Information necessary for the provision of legal aid, including requests for information, characteristics and other documents from the public authorities, local authorities and public associations and other organizations. The said organs and organizations, in accordance with the procedure established by law, are required to issue to counsel the documents requested by him or their certified copies not later than one month from the date of receipt of the lawyer's request; "; 5) in article 7, paragraph 1: (a) In subparagraph 2, the words "in other cases provided for in the legislation of the Russian Federation" should be replaced by the words "in cases provided for by this Federal Law"; (b), subparagraphs 4 and 5, should read as follows: " (4) Respect the code of professional ethics of counsel and perform OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION of the Chamber of Advocates, in order and in the amounts determined by the meeting (conference) of the lawyers of the Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation concerned (hereinafter referred to as the meeting (conference) of lawyers), as well as deducting the funds for the maintenance of the relevant bar, the respective bar association or in the appropriate legal representation, in the order and size of lawyers ' education; "; 6) in article 9: (a), paragraph 1, should be added to the following paragraph: " Persons, The education of which is first received by higher professional education, the length of service in the legal profession is no earlier than the end of the relevant educational institution. "; b) in paragraph 3 of the word "Chambers of the Chamber" should be replaced by the words "the Chamber of Counsel"; (7) Article 10, paragraph 1, should read: " 1. A person who meets the requirements of article 9, paragraphs 1 and 2 of this Federal Law, has the right to apply to the Qualification Commission of the Chamber of Actors of the Russian Federation with a statement of his/her status as a lawyer. "; 8, para. 3 Article 11 should read: " 3. A candidate who has not passed a qualification exam is allowed to repeat the qualifying examination prescribed by this Federal Law no earlier than a year. "; 9) in article 15: (a) paragraph 3: shall be supplemented with the words "except in the case provided for in paragraph 5 of this article"; to be supplemented with the following paragraph: " A person whose legal status is terminated or suspended after its adoption The decision of the council of the Chamber of Lawyers is obliged to surrender its decision The certificate to the territorial jurisdiction that issued the certificate. "; (b) paragraph (5) should read: " 5. Lawyer who decided to change the membership of a member of the Lawyers ' Chamber of the Russian Federation for membership in the lawyer's room of another subject of the Russian Federation, notifies the Council of the Lawyer's Council of this by registered letter OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION The advice of counsel shall be notified to the territorial entity within 10 days from the date of receipt of the advice of counsel. In the event that a lawyer is in arrears, the advice of a lawyer is not to be given to the lawyer until the lawyer is fully discharged by the lawyer. The Territorial Justice Authority excludes the lawyer from the regional registry no later than one month from the date of receipt of the advice of the Board. In doing so, the lawyer is required to submit his certificate to the territorial jurisdiction. In exchange for the licence issued by the lawyer, the territorial authority of the court shall issue a document confirming the status of a lawyer to the lawyer. This document indicates the date on which counsel was entered into the regional registry and the date of exclusion of counsel from the regional registry. The lawyer is obliged to inform the Council of the Chamber of the subject of the Russian Federation, of which he intends to become a member, within one month from the date of the deletion of the information about him from the regional register. The Council of the Chamber of Lawyers of the relevant constituent entity of the Russian Federation shall, within one month from the date of receipt of the notification by counsel, verify the information on the lawyer and decide whether to admit him or her to the members of the Chamber of Lawyers. This decision shall be communicated to the territorial body of justice and to the lawyer within ten days from the date of the decision. The territorial jurisdiction, within one month from the date of receipt of the advice from the council, shall provide information about the lawyer to the regional registry and issue a new identity card to the lawyer. "; , in paragraph 6, the word" receipt "shall be replaced by the word" obtain ". "assignments", replace "within six months" with "within a period of three months"; , paragraph 8, amend to read: " 8. The procedure for changing the counsel for membership in the Chamber of Lawyers of one constituent entity of the Russian Federation shall be determined by the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers. "; 10) in article 16: (a) In the first paragraph of paragraph 1, the words "(including the exercise of lawyers)" should be deleted; b) to supplement paragraph 3-1 as follows: " 3-1. A person whose status is suspended is not entitled to exercise his or her legal profession and to hold elected office in the organs of the Chamber of Lawyers or the Federal Chamber of Lawyers. Violation of the provisions of this paragraph entails the termination of the lawyer's status. "; second sentence of paragraph 5, delete; g) to supplement paragraph 5-1 as follows: " 5-1. The decision of the council of the Chamber of Lawyers to suspend the status of counsel or to refuse to renew the status of a lawyer may be appealed to the court. "; d) in the first paragraph of paragraph 6, the word" 5-day "should be replaced by the word" 10-day ", In addition to the suspension of the status of a lawyer on the basis of paragraph 1 (4) of this article and the lawyer's education in which the person concerned has been suspended, in law "; 11) Article 17, set out in , to read: " Article 17. Cessation of counsel's status 1. The counsel's status is terminated by the Council of the Bar of the Russian Federation, the regional registry of which has been informed of counsel, on the following grounds: 1) the submission by counsel of an application for termination of counsel's status The Council of the Chamber of Advocates; (2) the entry into force of a court decision declaring a lawyer to be incompetent or of limited capacity; (3) the death of a lawyer or the court's decision to declare him dead; 4) the entry into force of a court decision on the recognition of counsel " (c) The determination of the circumstances referred to in article 9, paragraph 2, of this Federal Act; 2. The status of a lawyer may be terminated by a decision of the council of the lawyer's chamber of the Russian Federation, whose regional register has been informed about the lawyer, on the basis of the conclusion of the qualification board at: (1) default or improper performance by counsel of their professional duties to the attorney; 2) violation by counsel of the code of professional ethics of counsel; (3) failure or improper performance by counsel of the Chamber of Counsel within their competence; 4) to establish the lack of credibility of the information submitted to the Qualification Commission in accordance with the requirements of article 10, paragraph 2, of this Federal Law; 5) the absence of a lawyer within four months of the day of the circumstances referred to in article 15, paragraph 6, of this Federal Act, concerning the election of a lawyer in the form of lawyers ' education. 3. A person whose legal status is terminated is not entitled to exercise his or her legal profession, as well as to hold elected office in the organs of the Chamber of Lawyers or the Federal Chamber of Lawyers. A violation of the provisions of this paragraph shall be punishable under the federal law. 4. In accordance with paragraphs 1 and 2 of this article, the Council shall, within ten days from the date of its adoption, notify in writing the person whose legal status is terminated, except in the case of termination of the status of counsel on the ground, Paragraph 1 (3) of this article, the relevant legal profession, as well as the territorial body of justice, which makes the necessary changes to the regional register. 5. The decision of the council of the lawyer's chamber, taken on the grounds stipulated in paragraphs 1 and 2 of this article, may be appealed to the courts. 6. The territorial jurisdiction of the courts, which has information on the circumstances that are grounds for terminating the status of a lawyer, submits an idea of the termination of the lawyer's status to the Chamber of Lawyers. In the event that the counsel of the Chamber of Lawyers, within three months of the date of receipt of such a submission, has not considered it, the territorial authority may apply to the court for the termination of the lawyer's status. "; 12) in article 22: (a) In paragraph 3, the words "and members" delete; (b) paragraph 5, subparagraph 4, should be supplemented with the words "(including the existence or absence of an indivisible fund and its direction)"; , paragraph 7, to be amended to read as follows: editions: " 7. The establishment, reorganization or liquidation of the Bar Association of its founders shall be sent by registered registered letter to the Council of the Chambers of Counsel. The notification of the institution or the reorganization of the bar should include information on lawyers in the bar association, on the place of the bar association, on the procedure for the telephone, Telegraph, postage and other communication between the Council of the Bar Association and the Bar Association. The notification should be accompanied by notarized copies of the constituent treaty and of the charter. "; , paragraph 10, should read: " 10. The Bar Association has the right to establish branches throughout the territory of the Russian Federation, as well as in the territory of a foreign State, if it is provided for in the legislation of a foreign State. About the establishment or closure of a branch of the Bar Association sends a registered notice to the Council of the Bar of the Russian Federation, in whose territory the Bar Association has been established, as well as to the Council of the Chambers of the Legal Chamber. OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION The notification of the establishment of a branch office of the bar should include information on the lawyers in the branch of the bar association, the location of the bar association and its branch office, and the procedure for the implementation of the telephone, A telephone, postal and other communication between the Council of the Bar Association and the Bar Association, its branch. The notice must be accompanied by notarized copies of the decision to establish a branch of the bar association and the branch office. Lawyers practising at the branch of the bar association are members of the bar association that created the branch. Information on lawyers working in the branch of the bar is entered into the regional register of the constituent entity of the Russian Federation. Information on lawyers who advocate at the branch of the bar association established on the territory of a foreign state shall be entered into the regional register of the constituent entity of the Russian Federation on whose territory it is established. Bar Association. "; (d) paragraph 13, add the following paragraph: " The Bar Association is obliged to notify the Chamber of Lawyers about the changes in the composition of the Bar's Bar Association. "; 13) in article 23: (a) Paragraph 3 should be amended to read as follows: content: "The partnership contract is a document that contains confidential information and is not provided for the state registration of a lawyer's office."; (b) in the first paragraph of paragraph 12 of the word "must" "to the right"; 14) in article 24: (a) in paragraph 1, the word "public" should be replaced by the word "executive"; (3) and (4) should read: " 3. The representation of the executive branch of the constituent entity of the Russian Federation on the establishment of a legal consultation should include: 1) on the judicial area in which legal advice is required; 2) Number of judges in the judicial district; 3) on the number of lawyers required in the area; 4) on logistical and financial support for legal advice, including on the provision of Legal advice of the premises, logistical arrangements, Legal advice to be transferred, as well as sources of funding, and the amount of funds allocated for the remuneration of lawyers sent to work in legal advice. 4. After agreement with the executive authority of the constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the conditions set out in paragraph 3 (4) of this article shall be decided by the Council of the Legal Chamber on the establishment of a legal consultation, Lawyer assigned to work in legal advice and sends the notification by registered letter of the establishment of legal advice to the executive branch of the constituent entity of the Russian Federation. "; in) to supplement paragraph 5 of the following Content: " 5. The Council of the Chambers ' Council approves the procedure under which lawyers are assigned to work in legal clinics. At the same time, the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers may provide for the payment of additional remuneration to defence lawyers in legal advice. "; (15) in article 25: (a) paragraphs 2 and 3 of paragraph 2 to be declared void; b) in the first paragraph of paragraph 7, the words "deduct the funds" should be replaced by the words "Professional expenses"; in); Federal law dated 21.11.2011. N 326-FZ g) in paragraph 10 of the words "assembly (conference) of lawyers" to be replaced by "Council of the Bar"; 16) paragraph 4 of article 27, add the following sentence: " Legal education is entitled To conclude a fixed-term employment contract with a person ensuring the performance of one counsel while the last of his professional activities in the lawyer's profession is carried out. "; 17), to supplement article 29 with paragraph 7-1 of the following table of contents: " 7-1. The Bar Association is not subject to reorganization. The liquidation of the legal chamber of the constituent entity of the Russian Federation may be effected on the basis of the federal constitutional law on the formation of a new entity within the Russian Federation in the manner established by the federal law. "; (18) Article 30, paragraph 2, should read: " 2. The meeting of lawyers includes: 1) the formation of the council of the legal chamber of the subject of the Russian Federation, including the election of new members of the council and the termination of the powers of the members of the council to be replaced, Under article 31, paragraph 2, of the present Federal Act, the procedure for the renewal (rotation) of the board shall be subject to the decision on early termination of the powers of the members of the Council, as well as approval of the early termination council decisions The powers of the members of the board whose status of counsel has been terminated or suspended; (2) election of the members of the Audit Commission and election of the members of the Qualification Commission from among the lawyers; 3) election of a representative or representatives to the All-Russian Congress of Advocations (hereinafter also-Congress); 4) Determination of the extent of the mandatory contributions by counsel to the general needs of the Chamber of Counsel; (5) approval of the cost estimates for the contents of the Bar Association; 6) approval of the audit report of the audit committee The financial and economic activities of the Chamber of Lawyers; 7) Approval of board reports, including the execution of the costs of the Bar Association; 8) the adoption of the rules of the meeting (conference) of lawyers; 9) the location of the board; 10) Establishment of the trust funds of the Bar Association; 11) the establishment of measures for the promotion and responsibility of lawyers, in accordance with the counsel's code of professional ethics; 12) to make other decisions in accordance with this Federal Act. law. "; 19) in article 31: (a) reading: " 2. The Council is elected by secret ballot by secret ballot by a meeting (conference) of not more than 15 members of the Chamber of Advocates and shall be subject to renewal (rotation) once every two years by one third. However, the provisions of article 41, paragraph 6, of this Federal Act shall not apply. In the next rotation, the President of the Chamber of Advocates submits for consideration by the board the nomination of members of the council for attrition, as well as the names of lawyers to fill vacancies for members of the Council of the Bar. Following the approval by the Council of the Chamber of Counsel, the nominations submitted by the President are submitted to the meeting (s) of the lawyers for approval. In the event that a meeting (conference) of lawyers does not approve the submitted candidates, the President of the Chamber of Advocates submits new candidates for the approval of the meeting (s) only after consideration and approval The Council of the Chamber of Counsel. "; (b) paragraph 3 should read as follows: " 3. The Council of the Bar: 1) elects the President of the Chamber of Chambers for a term of four years, and on his representation of one or more Vice-Presidents for a term of two years, defines the powers of the President and Vice presidents. At the same time, the same person cannot hold the office of president of the legal chamber for more than two consecutive terms; (2), between meetings (conferences) of lawyers, decides on early termination of the powers of the members of the council, status suspended or terminated. These decisions are submitted for the approval of the next meeting (s) of lawyers; 3) determines the rule of representation at the conference and the procedure for electing delegates; 4) ensures that legal aid is available for all OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION To this end, the Council shall decide on the establishment of a legal advisory body upon the submission of the executive branch of the Russian Federation and send lawyers to work in legal advice in accordance with the procedure established by the Council The law of the Chamber; 5) establishes the procedure for the provision of legal aid by lawyers involved in the quality of defence counsel in criminal proceedings for the appointment of bodies conducting initial inquiries, pre-trial investigations, the procurator or the court; this procedure to the attention of the authorities, the lawyers and the control of the lawyers 6) defines the procedure for payment of remuneration to lawyers providing legal aid to citizens of the Russian Federation free of charge; 7) is represented by the Bar Association in The State authorities, local authorities, public associations and other organizations; 8) promote the professional level of lawyers, including the approval of a programme for the improvement of the qualifications of lawyers, and Apprentiation of trainee lawyers to organize professional training Training in these programs; 9) examines complaints against lawyers ' actions (inaction) on the basis of a qualification board; 10) protects the social and professional rights of lawyers; 11) Promots the provision of lawyers 'offices with offices; 12) organizes lawyers' information and exchanges of experience between them; 13) provides guidance; 14) shall convene at least once a year of a meeting (conference) of lawyers, forms their agenda; 15) manages the property of a lawyer's room in accordance with the estimates and the assignment of property; 16) approves the rules of the council and the audit commission, the staffing table of the lawyer's office Chambers; 17) determines the remuneration of the President and Vice-Presidents, other members of the Council of the Bar Association and members of the Audit and Qualification Commissions, within the limits of an approved meeting (conference) of the defence counsel The contents of the lawyer's chamber; 18) maintains the register The lawyers 'entities and their branches in the territory of the respective constituent entity of the Russian Federation; 19) provide, within the limits of their competence, upon lawyers' requests for clarification on the possible actions of lawyers in a difficult situation; concerning the observance of ethical standards, on the basis of the code of professional ethics of counsel. "; in paragraph 4: for the phrase" one third of the members of the Chamber of Lawyers or at the request of the territorial body of justice "shall be replaced with the words" not Less than half of the members of the Bar, at the request of the territorial body by the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers "; to supplement the following paragraphs: " In case of systematic failure of the Council of the Chamber of Counsel to decide on the decisions of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers adopted in The Federal Chamber of Advocates calls for the Federal Chamber of Lawyers to convene an extraordinary meeting (conference) of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers. The decision of the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers should indicate the reasons for convening an extraordinary meeting (conference) of lawyers, the time and place of the meeting (conference) of lawyers, the rule of representation and the procedure for election delegates to the conference. "; g) to add paragraph 7 to the following paragraph: " The President of the Chamber shall institute disciplinary proceedings against a lawyer or a lawyer, subject to the permissible grounds and in the order, The code of professional ethics of counsel. "; (d) In paragraph 8, replace the words "assembly (conference)" with the words "the Council of the Bar"; (20), in article 32, paragraph 3, the words "assembly (conference) of counsel" should be replaced by the words "Council of the Bar"; With the following sentence: "The members of the audit commission shall not be eligible to hold any other elective office in a lawyer's chamber."; 21) in article 33: (a) paragraph 2, subparagraph 1, amend to read: " (1) from 7 lawyers, including the President of the Bar Association of the Russian Federation. At the same time, a member of the commission should have at least five years ' experience as a lawyer; "; b , paragraph 5, should be added to the following paragraph: " Decisions taken by the qualification commission shall be drawn up by a protocol; to be signed by the President and the Secretary. In the event that a member of the Qualification Commission has a dissenting opinion from a decision taken by a majority of the members of the qualification board present at the meeting, the opinion shall be submitted in writing and In the third sentence, after the words "the meeting of the Qualification Commission"; the fifth sentence of the second paragraph of paragraph 7 is added to the third sentence. delete; d) in paragraph 8 of the word " meeting (conference) (a) Replace the words "by the Council of the Bar"; (22) in article 34, paragraph 2, the words "the meeting (s) of counsel" should be replaced by the words "the Council of the Bar"; 23) in article 35: (a) next revision: " 1. The Federal Chamber of Advocates of the Russian Federation is an all-Russian non-governmental, not-for-profit organization that brings together the chambers of the Russian Federation's lawyers ' chambers on the basis of compulsory membership. "; b) The following paragraph: " The Federal Chamber of Lawyers is an organization mandated to represent the interests of lawyers and chambers of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in relations with federal organs of the State in matters affecting the interests of the including questions relating to the allocation of federal funds for the remuneration of lawyers involved in criminal proceedings as defence counsel for the appointment of bodies conducting initial inquiries and pre-trial bodies the investigation, the prosecutor or the court. "; in) to supplement paragraph 6-1 as follows: " 6-1. The Federal Chamber of Advocates is not subject to reorganization. The elimination of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers can only be carried out under federal law. "; 24), article 36, as follows:" Article 36. All-Russian Congress of Lawyers 1. The Supreme Body of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers is the All-Russian Congress of Advocates. The Congress shall be convened at least once every two years. The Congress is considered to be entitled if representatives of at least two thirds of the legal chambers of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation are present. The chambers of the Bar have equal rights and equal representation in the Congress. Each Chamber of Counsel, regardless of the number of its representatives, shall have one vote in the decision-making process. 2. The All-Russian Congress of Advocates: 1) accepts the charter of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers and approves amendments and additions to it; 2) adopts a code of professional ethics for counsel, approves amendments to it, and supplements; 3) forms the composition of the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers, including electing new members and terminating the powers of the board members to be replaced, in accordance with the procedure for the renewal (rotation) of the board provided for by the paragraph Article 37, paragraph 2, of this Federal Act, makes decisions on early retirement. the termination of the powers of the members of the board, and also approves the decision of the board to terminate the powers of the members of the board whose legal counsel has been terminated or suspended; 4) determines the amount of the counsel's fees for the general public The needs of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers, based on the number of lawyers ' chambers; 5) approve the cost estimates for the Federal Chamber of Advocates; 6) approves the reports of the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers, including the The execution of the cost estimates for the Federal Chamber of Lawyers; 7) elects the members of the Auditing Commission of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers for a period of two years and approves its report on the results of the financial and economic activities of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers; 8 approves the Regulations of the Congress; 9) determines the seat of the Council of the Federal Chamber of Advocates; 10) performs other functions provided for by the statute of the Federal Chamber of Advocates. "; 25) in article 37: . editions: " 2. The Council of the Federal Chamber of Advocates is elected by the All-Russian Congress of Lawyers by secret ballot not more than 30 people and is subject to renewal (rotation) once every two years by one third. Under the rotation, the President of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers submits to the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers candidates for disposals, as well as candidates for counsel to fill vacancies The Federal Chamber of Lawyers. After the approval by the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers, the nominations submitted by the President are submitted to the Congress for approval. If the Congress does not approve the submitted candidates, the President of the Federal Chamber of Advocates submits new candidates for approval of the Congress only after consideration and approval by the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers. "; (b) Paragraph 3 should read: " 3. The Council of the Federal Chamber of Advocates: 1) elects the President of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers for a period of four years, and on the submission of one or more Vice-Presidents of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers for a period of two years, defines the powers of the President and Vice-Presidents. At the same time, the same person cannot hold the position of President of the Federal Chamber of Advocates for more than two consecutive terms; 2) in the period between the congresses decides on the early termination of the powers of the members of the council, whose status of attorney is terminated or suspended. These decisions are submitted for approval of the next Congress; 3) represents the Federal Chamber of Lawyers in the bodies of state power, local self-government bodies, public associations and other Russian organizations, and The Russian Federation; 4) coordinates the activities of the lawyers ' chambers; 5) promotes the professional level of lawyers and develops a unified methodology for the training and retraining of lawyers, Lawyers and trainee lawyers; 6) protects The social and professional rights of lawyers; 7) participates in the evaluation of the draft federal laws on lawyers ' issues; 8) organizes information support for lawyers; 9) summars the disciplinary practices of the Chambers ' Chambers and develops the necessary recommendations in this regard; 10) conducts the methodical activity; 11) convenes at least once every two years All-Russian Congress of Lawyers, forming its agenda; 12) manages the property of the Federal Chamber of Advocates in accordance with the estimates and with the appointment of the property; 13) approves the standard of representation from the Chambers of the Lawyers ' Chambers; 14) approves the Council's regulations The Federal Chamber of Lawyers and the staffing table of the Office of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers; (15) determine the remuneration of the President and Vice-Presidents, other members of the Board of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers, members of the Audit Commission of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers The contents of the Federal Chamber of Advocates; 16) carry out other functions of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers ' statute. "; , in paragraph 5, the word" two "should be replaced by" three "; , paragraph 8 of the word" All-Russian " "To replace the words" by the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers "; 26) in paragraph 2 of article 38 of the word", and at the decision of the All-Russian Congress of Advocations, the costs of lawyers providing legal aid to citizens OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION Article 2 1. This Federal Act shall enter into force on the date of its official publication, with the exception of subparagraph (a) of article 1, paragraph 15, of this Federal Act. 2. Article 1, paragraph 15, subparagraph 15, of this Act shall enter into force on 1 January 2005. Article 3 Install that article 31, paragraph 3, subparagraph 1, and article 37, paragraph 3, subparagraph 1, of the 31 May Act In 2002, N. 63-FZ "On Advocacy and Advocacy in the Russian Federation" in the wording of this Federal Law regarding the limitation of the length of stay of the Presidents of the Chambers and the Federal Chamber of Lawyers in office applies to relations that arose prior to the entry into force of the present Protocol. Federal law. President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin Moscow, Kremlin 20 December 2004 N 163-FZ