The bill on the responsibility of social networks will be finalized by the fall


RIA Novosti

We are talking about the introduction of the responsibility of social networks for refusing to remove illegal content – a document to this effect was made this month. The bill obliged the social network “to restrict access or remove at the request of the user of the social network distributed information that is clearly aimed at propaganda of war, incitement to national, racial or religious hatred and enmity”. The same procedure is prescribed and unauthentic and (or) discrediting the honor and dignity of another person or his reputation information, and other information for distribution of which criminal or administrative liability.

Social media is the term given to the day of receipt of the request. In addition, the social network would have to support the removal of copies of such information, however stored for three months deleted at the request of citizens information and a quarterly report on the review of such statements. For disobeying the law liability to natural persons amounted to from 3 to 5 million rubles for legal entities – from 30 to 50 million rubles.

“We decided to adjust us made the draft law, and its prinesena we have 30 days. We decided that we use this period to prepare a revised version of the draft law”, – said the “Interfax” one of the authors of the initiative the Deputy of the state Duma Sergei Boyarsky.

He and his co – author and Deputy of the state Duma Andrey Alshevskih, together with experts scorelist German law, which formed the basis of the proposed legislative changes, with Russian legal norms.

In addition, according to Boyarsky, the conceptual proposed initiative, the relevant Committee of the state Duma supported it. That the project will perenesen, said the head of the relevant Duma Committee on information policy, information technologies and communications Leonid Levin.