Of deputies-truants were asked to explain

Evgeny Moskvichev


RIA Novosti

The head of the Duma Committee on transport and construction Yevgeny Moskvichev urged MPs walk Committee meeting more than two times, to write an explanatory note addressed to the Chairman of the lower house of Parliament, Vyacheslav Volodin. It is reported RIA Novosti on Thursday, April 13.

“Let explanatory writing where they were. I understand one or two times, but three will report to the President,” said Moskvichev at the meeting of the Committee.

On 16 November the state Duma has started fining members for absence at plenary without good reason. For each truancy promise to deprive one-sixth of the wages — about 60 thousand rubles.

Last spring, the lower house of Parliament adopted a law allowing to deprive of the Deputy mandate for systematic absenteeism and loss of communication with voters. In June on these grounds was dismissed from the Deputy Ilya Ponomarev.