NGOs-registered as foreign agents were forbidden to participate in the anti-corruption expertise
The Ministry of justice proposes to establish restrictions for professionals who conduct independent anticorruption examination of the Russian draft laws, resolutions and decrees.
Such rules are contained in the government bill that June 7 will discuss the state Duma Committee for security and combating corruption (“news” acquainted with the document).
Official status will not be able to foreign organizations, and NGOs-registered as a foreign agent. The ban will also be imposed for officials dismissed in connection with loss of trust, and citizens with a criminal record.
“We cannot allow foreign agents made havoc in the political situation, intentionally incorrectly interpreted the provisions of the laws”, — told “Izvestia” the Deputy head of the Duma Committee on security Anatoly Vyborny (“United Russia”).