Pamfilova called the timing of the emergence of the electoral code

Ella Pamfilova

The electoral code of Russia, you may receive the following elections to the state Duma, which will be held in 2021. On Monday, February 21, Chairman of the Central election Commission of Russia, Ella Pamfilova, reports TASS.

The question of the elaboration of the electoral code, the CEC discussed at the meeting with the leader of the party “Fair Russia” Sergei Mironov. According to her, a number of proposals of a just Russia largely coincides with what was proposed by the experts and many members, including myself Pamfilova.

“I believe that many of them will form the basis of the work, the discussions at the working group, which is currently being created on behalf of the President at administration of the President,” she said.

In November last year, Pamfilova complained about loopholes in the law that allow high-ranking officials during the elections to prevent violations. Due to vague wording in the law, the CEC members could not “grab hand” offenders, he said.

The head of the Central election Commission, speaking about the need for improvements in legislation, invited the specialists to discuss the possibility of establishing the electoral code. She noted that some of her colleagues “have this idea”. The need code it, according to TASS, explained that the existing acts are inconsistent and change frequently.

The election code is a special law, codified all the rules of the electoral law. Now at the Federal level, this act is not, its counterparts exist in some regions.