Putin introduced the liability of governors for mobilization in time of war


RIA Novosti

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the law, involving the personal responsibility of governors and heads of ministries for mobilizing the population during the war. The document was approved by the Federation Council on 15 February.

Putin signed the law on the personal liability of governors for mobilizing

The new law imposes on heads of regions and municipalities accountable for the mobilization of citizens and the preparation for it.

The law also stipulates that the conscription commissions for the mobilization of the population should be established by decision of the governors. The Chairpersons of these commissions should be the governors.

Federal law will start to operate in 10 days after publication.