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

Original Language Title: О внесении изменений в Федеральный закон "Об основных гарантиях избирательных прав и права на участие в референдуме граждан Российской Федерации"

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on amendments to the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation "adopted by the State Duma on February 25, 2011 year approved by the Federation Council March 2, 2011 year (as amended by the Federal law dated 2 October 2012 N 157-FZ) Article 1 amend the Federal law dated June 12, 2002 N 67-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 , 2002, N 24, art. 2253; 2004, no. 33, art. 3368; 2005, N 30, art. 3104; 2008, no. 30, art. 3605; N 48, art. 5517; 2009, no. 29, art. 3633) as follows: 1) in article 8, paragraph 2, the words "paragraphs 6 and 9 of article 81-1 and article 82, paragraph 4" should be replaced by the words "paragraphs 6, 9 and 10 of article 81-1 and paragraphs 4 and 6 of article 82";
2) in paragraph 3 of article 10, the words "and paragraph 8 of article 81-1" should be replaced by the words "paragraphs 8 and 10 of article 81-1, paragraph 6 Article 82";
3) Article 81-1 supplement paragraph 10 to read as follows: "10. If the 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. ';
4) Article 82: a) name shall be reworded as follows: "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 ";
b) shall be amended with paragraph 6, reading as follows: ' 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.
(Paragraph repealed Federal Act from 02.10.2012 N 157-FZ) 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 hereof shall apply. ".
Article 2 this federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow, the Kremlin March 8, 2011 year N 34-FL

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