The Federation Council Committee on rules, whose Chairman was previously deceased Vadim Tulpanov, head of St. Petersburg can Senator Andrey Kutepov, the Senator from the Omsk region Elena Mizulina, or the Senator from Tuva Lyudmila Narusova, wrote on Monday the newspaper “Kommersant” with reference to sources in the upper house of Parliament in the Kremlin.
Senator from Nenets Autonomous district, the head of the Federation Council Committee on rules Vadim Tulpanov, died April 4, on 53-m to year of life from congestive heart failure and was buried on 7 April at the Novodevichy cemetery in St. Petersburg. In this regard, the Federation Council ahead of schedule stopped its powers.
It is noted that in addition to Kutepova on this post claiming the senators Elena and Lyudmila Narusova.
“The Committee of the Federation Council (SF) according to the regulations can lead of the St. Petersburg Senator Andrey Kutepov — it is called the most likely candidate interlocutors “” in SF, and in the Kremlin”, — stated in the message.
According to the newspaper, Kutepov became a Senator in September last year. He worked in the Petersburg agencies of the office of the President and chaired in St. Petersburg, Primorsky district. Then he went to work in the Federation Council, where the latter years worked as a Deputy head of administration of the upper chamber.
He Kutepov told the newspaper that can’t assess how his candidacy meets the requirements of the Federation Council. “The choice will fall on someone who will be able to carry the burden of responsibility for this important Committee, who will surrender the work completely. The main thing that people were worthy,” said he.