The interior Ministry offered to increase penalties for false documents for illegal immigrants
Moscow. 2 Dec. INTERFAX.RU — Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia has proposed to substantially increase the fines for all illegal migrants housing and fictitious documents to reside and enter for companies sanction up to 800 thousand rubles for the illegal issuance of work permits.
The Ministry posted Thursday on the portal of projects of normative legal acts of the package of amendments to part 3 of article 18.9 of the administrative code (housing, vehicle, services of a foreigner illegally staying in the Russian Federation) and article 18.15 of the administrative code (illegal bringing a foreigner to work in Russia).
Under the bill, the upper threshold sanctions part 3 of article 18.9 of the administrative code increasing: for citizens — from 4,000 to 5,000 roubles, for officials — from 30 thousand to 50 thousand rubles, for legal entities — from 300 thousand to 500 thousand rubles.
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As explained in the interior Ministry, under the provision of the services in the first place, refers to the facilitation for registration of foreign citizens and persons without citizenship in the Russian Federation with infringement of established rules, permits to stay in Russia.
The document also proposes to establish administrative responsibility for the provision of an unauthorised services on registration of foreign citizen or person without citizenship of documents on the right of labour activity in the Russian Federation, as well as for violation of procedure of issuance of such documents.
The stated purpose of article 18.15 of the administrative code is proposed to add part of the sixth, providing as penalties a fine for citizens in the amount from 2000 to 5000 roubles, for officials — from 25 thousand to 50 thousand rubles, for legal entities — from 250 thousand to 800 thousand rubles.
According to police, last year, under part 3 of article 18.9 of the administrative code was drafted more than 40 thousand protocols prosecuted about 40 thousand persons collected in fines for a total amount of about 148,8 million.
The bill is aimed at improving legislation in the sphere of counteraction to illegal migration in order to ensure the national security of the Russian Federation, said the interior Ministry.