The state Duma Commission on control over reliability of data on incomes and property, headed by Natalia Polonskaya, found a conflict of interest in the activities of the richest member of Parliament Andrei Palkin, reports “Interfax”.
It is noted that the meeting was held on the proposal of the Prosecutor General’s office. Law enforcement agencies interested in treatment Palkina in the office with a request to verify the administration and the tax inspection in Arkhangelsk region. It was about possible lobbying of interests of affiliated and previously owned by MP ventures.
What sanction will be applied, is not specified. The deputies rejected the proposal of the head of the Commission to check possible participation. in the management of commercial entities.
Poklonskaya also noted that due to tax debt. before FNS has more than 147 million rubles. She complained that ordinary employees in case of conflict of interests can be dismissed in connection with loss of trust, which you cannot do as a Deputy.
In late November, the richest MP asked the Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika to check the validity of the request on its revenues and was named the Arkhangelsk Prosecutor’s office request “cart”.
In 2016, the Palkin reported income 679,37 million rubles, being the richest Deputy of the state Duma. He owns two apartments, a house, some land and a warehouse building pensamento and transformer station. For comparison, the speaker of the lower house of Parliament, Vyacheslav Volodin last year earned 62 million.