Sands: Putin may submit to the state Duma the candidacy of Prime Minister immediately after the inauguration
MOSCOW, may 4. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin may submit to the State Duma the candidacy of the Prime Minister immediately after the inauguration.
“Before re-entered the office of head of state, the government shall resign its powers, — reminded the press-Secretary of Russian leader Dmitry Peskov. Accordingly, from this point we can expect the President’s initiative on introduction [to the Duma] for the candidacy of the Chairman of the government”.
“When that exactly is, I can’t tell you, — he added. — Is the exclusive prerogative of the President of the Russian Federation”.
Peskov did not answer the question of whether already formed the President structure of the future government. In what form will be presented to Putin’s decision on the candidacy of the Prime Minister and the structure of the Cabinet, he also did not elaborate, noting: “Form, of course, will not change the fact”.
Speaking about the schedule of the President these days, Peskov said that on may 6, Putin will be several working activities of the non-public nature. May 7 at 12:00 will take place the ceremony of inauguration of the President. “After the inauguration scheduled some routine internal meetings,” — said the representative of the Kremlin.
Answering a question whether Putin, after his inauguration, 2012, may 7, to play hockey in Night hockey League match, a spokesman said that the NHL schedule is not provided. However, the President will be on the ice another day “in the foreseeable future”, assured the representative of the Kremlin.