On Amendments To Certain Legislative Acts Of The Russian Federation

Original Language Title: О внесении изменений в отдельные законодательные акты Российской Федерации

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation adopted by the State Duma March 11, 2014 years approved by the Federation Council March 26, 2014 onwards (as amended by the Federal law of 08.03.2015 N 23-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; N 39, art. 3642; 2003, no. 26, art. 2572; N 27, art. 2711, 2716; 2004, N 24, art. 2335; N 33, art. 3368; N 35, St. 3607; N 50, art. 4950; 2005, N 27, art. 2708; N 30, art. 3104; 2006, no. 29, art. 3124, 3125; N 31, art. 3427; N 50, art. 5303; 2007, N 1, art. 37; N 6, art. 681; N 10, art. 1151; N 17, art. 1938; N 18, art. 2118; N 31, art. 4008, 4011; 2008, no. 30, art. 3605, 3616; N 48, art. 5517; N 52, art. 6229, 6236; 2009, N 1, art. 30; N 7, art. 771; N 14, art. 1577; N 20, art. 2391; N 23, art. 2763; N 29, art. 3633, 3640; (N) 45, St. 5268; N 52, art. 6433; 2010, N 17, art. 1986; N 23, art. 2794, 2799; N 27, art. 3417; N 31, art. 4191; N 41, art. 5192; 2011, N 1, art. 16; N 11, art. 1503; N 13, art. 1685; N 25, art. 3536; N 29, art. 4291; N 30, art. 4607; N 31, art. 4702, 4703; N 43, St. 5975; 2012 N 19, art. 2274, 2275; N 41, art. 5522; N 43, St. 5786; N 50, art. 6961; 2013, N 14, art. 1638, 1648; N 19, art. 2329; N 27, art. 3477; N 43, St. 5453; N 44, art. 5642; N 51, art. 6684; N 52, art. 6961; 2014, N 6, art. 565; N 8, art. 739) as follows: 1) name of chapter IX shall be amended as follows: "CHAPTER IX. GUARANTEES of CITIZENS ' RIGHTS in the Organization and implementation of the RESULTS of VOTING, VOTE, DETERMINING the OUTCOME of the ELECTIONS, the referendum and THEIR PUBLICATION ";
2) paragraph 10 of article 75 supplemented by the following sentence: "Voters, the referendum participants may apply to complaints on decisions, actions (inaction) of the Electoral Commission, related to the establishment of the results of voting at the polling station, site of the referendum, in which they participated in the elections, referendum.";
3) article 77: a) 1 point-2 shall be amended as follows: "1-2. The Court at the corresponding level may revoke the decision of the Commission on the outcome of the vote in the case: a) breaches of the rules of drawing up voters ' lists, voters, if the violation does not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors, voters;
b) violations of voting procedures and establishment of the results of the vote if the violation does not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors, voters;
in) prevent the monitoring of voting and counting of votes, the voters, if the violation does not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors, voters;
g) violations of the order of formation of the Election Commission, the referendum if the violation does not allow to identify the actual will of the electorate, voters;
d) other violations of the legislation of the Russian Federation on elections and referendum, if these violations do not reveal the real will of the electorate, voters. ";
b) shall be amended with paragraph 1-3 read as follows: "1-3. The Court at the appropriate level on the application of a voter referendum on the party contesting the results of the voting at the polling station, site of the referendum, on which the voter referendum party participated in the elections, referendum, can reverse the decision of the Election Commission on the results of voting at a polling station, site of the referendum in the cases referred to in subparagraphs a and b of paragraph 1-2 of this article. ";
in paragraph 1 complement)-4 to read: "1-4. The abolition of the court decisions of the Commission on the outcome of the vote due to the fact that violations do not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors, voters (to identify the actual will of the electorate, voters), entails the recognition of the relevant Commission vote invalid. ";
g) in paragraph 2: the first paragraph shall be reworded as follows: "2. the Court may revoke the decision of the appropriate level of the Election Commission on the results of relevant election after determining the election results if one of the following circumstances:";
complement the sub-items "d" and "e" as follows: "d) recognition after polling day, the unlawful refusal in registration of the candidate, a list of candidates if the violation does not allow to identify the actual will of the voters;
(e)) other violations of the legislation of the Russian Federation on elections, if they do not reveal the real will of the voters. "
d) paragraph 3 shall be amended as follows: "3. the Court may cancel the appropriate level of the Commission's decision to a referendum of the Russian Federation, local referendum on the results of the referendum in case of violation of rules: a) canvassing and campaign finance referendum;
b) use by 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 referendum question;

in) fact-finding bribing voters and authorized representatives of members of the initiative group for the referendum, leaders of public associations in order to obtain the desired answer to the referendum question;
g) other violations of the law on the referendum, if these actions (omission) do not reveal the real will of the voters. ";
(e)) paragraph 4 shall be amended as follows: "4. the Court at the corresponding level, reversing the decision of the Commission on the outcome of the vote, the results of elections, referendum, may decide to hold a recount of the votes, the voters, if a vote or its outcome, determining the outcome of the elections, the referendum was flawed hereof.";
4 Article 78, paragraph 3) worded as follows: "3. the application for rescission of the decision of the Commission on the outcome of the vote may be filed in the Court within ten days from the date of adoption of the decision on the outcome of the vote. Statement for rescission of the decision of the Commission on the results of elections, referendum can be filed with the Court within three months from the day of official publication of the results of the relevant elections, referendum. These terms are not subject to recovery proceedings. ".
Article 2 amend the Federal law dated January 10, 2003 N 19-FZ "on the election of the President of the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 2003, N 2, p. 171; 2005, N 30, art. 3104; 2006, no. 29, art. 3124, 3125; N 31, art. 3427; 2007, N 1, art. 37; N 18, art. 2118; N 31, art. 4008, 4011; 2009, N 7, art. 771; N 20, art. 2391; N 23, art. 2763; N 29, art. 3633, 3640; 2010, N 17, art. 1986; N 31, art. 4191; N 41, art. 5192; 2011, N 1, art. 16; N 25, art. 3536; N 29, art. 4291; N 30, art. 4607; N 31, art. 4702; N 43, St. 5975; 2012 N 19, art. 2275; 2013, no. 19, art. 2329; N 27, art. 3477; N 43, St. 5453; N 52, art. 6961; 2014, N 8, art. 739) as follows: 1) chapter IX name after the word "voting" add the words "the establishment of the outcome of the vote";
2) in article 85, paragraph 1: a)-2 shall be amended as follows: "1-2. The Court at the corresponding level may cancel the Election Commission's decision on the outcome of the vote in the case of: 1) voter rules violation, if the violation does not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors;
2) violations of voting procedures and establishment of the results of the vote if the violation does not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors;
3) prevent the monitoring of voting and counting of votes, if the violation does not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors;
4) violations of the order of formation of an Election Commission, if the violation does not allow to identify the actual will of the voters;
5) other violations of the electoral legislation of the Russian Federation, if these violations do not reveal the real will of the voters. "
b) shall be amended with paragraph 1-3 read as follows: "1-3. The Court at the appropriate level on the application of the voter on challenging the results of the voting at the polling station where the elector has participated in elections, can reverse the decision of the local election Commission on the results of voting at a polling station in the cases referred to in subparagraphs 1 and 2 of paragraph 1-2 of this article. ";
in paragraph 1 complement)-4 to read: "1-4. Undoing the Court's decision of the Election Commission on the results of the vote due to the fact that violations do not allow with certainty the will of voters results (to identify the actual will of the electorate), entails the recognition of the corresponding Election Commission vote invalid. ";
g) in paragraph 2: the first paragraph shall be reworded as follows: "2. the Court may annul the decision of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation on the results of elections of the President of the Russian Federation after their definition in the case of one of the following circumstances:";
subparagraphs 5 and 6 be supplemented as follows: "5) recognition after polling day, illegal refusal to register a candidate, if the violation does not allow to identify the actual will of the voters;
6) establishment of other violations of the electoral legislation of the Russian Federation, if these violations do not reveal the real will of the voters. "
d) paragraph 3 shall be amended as follows: "3. the Court at the corresponding level, reversing the decision of the Election Commission on the results of voting, may decide to hold a recount of the votes if a vote or its results were irregularities of this federal law, the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to vote of citizens of the Russian Federation". ".
Article 3

To amend the Federal law from May 18, 2005 N 51-FZ "on the election of deputies of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 2005, N 21, art. 1919; 2006, 29 N, calendar, 3124 3125; N 31, art. 3427; 2007, N 1, art. 37; N 18, art. 2118; N 30, art. 3802; N 31, art. 4008, 4011; 2009, N 7, art. 771; N 20, art. 2391; N 23, art. 2763; N 29, art. 3633, 3640; 2010, N 17, art. 1986; N 31, art. 4191; N 41, art. 5192; N 49, St. 6421; N 52, art. 6999; 2011, N 1, art. 16; N 9, art. 1204; N 25, art. 3536; N 29, art. 4291; N 30, art. 4607; N 31, art. 4702, 4703; N 43, St. 5975; 2012 N 19, art. 2275; 2013, N 27, art. 3439; N 43, St. 5453; N 52, art. 6961; 2014, N 8, art. 740) as follows: 1) in the title of Chapter 11, the words "the counting of votes." should be deleted;
2) Article 92: and) part 3 shall be amended as follows: "3. the Court may cancel the corresponding level of the Election Commission's decision on the outcome of the vote in the case of: 1) voter rules violation, if the violation does not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors;
2) violations of voting procedures and establishment of the results of the vote if the violation does not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors;
3) prevent the monitoring of voting and counting of votes, if the violation does not allow with certainty the results of expression of the will of the electors;
4) violations of the order of formation of an Election Commission, if the violation does not allow to identify the actual will of the voters;
5) other violations of the electoral legislation of the Russian Federation, if these violations do not reveal the real will of the voters. "
b) Supplement part of 3-1, to read: "3-1. The Court at the appropriate level on the application of the voter on challenging the results of the voting at the polling station where the elector has participated in elections, can reverse the decision of the local election Commission on the results of voting at a polling station in the cases specified in paragraphs 1 and 2 of part 3 of this article. ";
in part 3 supplement)-2 to read as follows: "3-2. Undoing the Court's decision of the Election Commission on the results of the vote due to the fact that violations do not allow with certainty the will of voters results (to identify the actual will of the electorate), entails the recognition of the corresponding Election Commission vote invalid. ";
g) in part 4: the first paragraph shall be reworded as follows: "4. the Court may annul the decision of the Central Electoral Commission of the Russian Federation on the results of elections of deputies of the State Duma after their definition in the case of one of the following circumstances:";
supplement paragraphs 5 and 6 to read as follows: "5) recognition after polling day, illegal refusal to register a federal list of candidates if the violation does not allow to identify the actual will of the voters;
6) establishment of other violations of the electoral legislation of the Russian Federation, if these violations do not reveal the real will of the voters. "
d) part 5 shall be amended as follows: "5. the Court at the corresponding level, reversing the decision of the Election Commission on the results of voting, may decide to hold a recount of the votes if a vote or its results were irregularities of this federal law, the Federal law on basic guarantees of electoral rights and right to participate in referendum of the citizens of the Russian Federation", Article 4 (repealed Federal Act from 08.03.2015 N 23-FZ), the President of the Russian Federation v. Putin Moscow The Kremlin April 2, 2014 N 51-FZ

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