The state Duma has resolved the issue with imported drugs

The state Duma has resolved the issue with imported drugs

In the state Duma decided to remove the ban of import American drugs from bill on the counter. On Friday, may 11, said the first Deputy Chairman of the state Duma, first Deputy Chairman of the CPRF Central Committee Ivan Melnikov, reports “Interfax”.

Thus, for the second reading of the bill removes the provision that in the variant of the first reading indicated the possibility to impose an embargo on imports of medicines from the United States or other countries supporting sanctions against Russia.

“The direction of the revision (of the bill of counter — approx. “Of the”) one basic. We are talking about making a second reading to exclude from the bill mentions specific industries, specific goods and services that are now prescribed in the bill. To leave only what sanctions can be applied,” he said.

The draft law refers to the termination or suspension of international cooperation in specific sectors, their list is determined by the government, he said.

13 April in the state Duma introduced a draft law banning the import into Russia of goods from countries that have imposed sanctions against Russia. In particular, it was about the drugs that are manufactured in the USA and Europe, but whose counterparts have with producers in other countries. Then the Deputy of the state Duma Pyotr Tolstoy advised the Russians with hypertension “spit” foreign medicines and treated with folk remedies, for example, a decoction of hawthorn or oak bark.