The state Duma has proposed more than 90 variants of the text of the oath for new citizens

The working group of the state Duma, responsible for drafting the text of the oath for those taking Russian citizenship, got a 93 version of the text of the oath. This was announced by the Chairman of the Duma Committee on state building and legislation Pavel Krasheninnikov, RIA Novosti reported on Monday, June 26.

Authors were made by ordinary citizens, entrepreneurs and deputies of the state Duma, said the Agency urban news “Moscow”.

In the end, all of the ten options were selected based on requirements: the text should be a solemn but brief. “We will continue to select three or four, maybe two, and eventually to the Duma, we will make one,” said Krasheninnikov.

On 6 June the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has suggested to oblige those who enter into the Russian citizenship, take an oath or an oath. The initiative was supported by the Chairman of the CPRF Gennady Zyuganov, the LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky and Vice-speaker of the state Duma Irina Yarovaya. They presented their own versions of the oath.

In the lower house has established a working group, which included representatives of all Duma factions. Deputies should prepare the text of the oath in the form of amendments to the bill on revocation of decisions on granting Russian citizenship to terrorists. The document will be considered in the lower house of Parliament in early July.