To nominate candidates for election to the state Duma without the collection of signatures can 14 parties

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MOSCOW, June 15. /TASS/. Fourteen parties can nominate candidates for by-elections to the state Duma in single-mandate constituencies without collecting voter signatures. The corresponding list of parties approved on Friday at a meeting of the Central election Commission of Russia.

The list of parties has not changed since the Duma elections of 2016. According to the law to participate in elections to the lower chamber without collection of signatures of parties that have passed the results of the last elections to the state Duma or a list of which is gained in this election, 3% or more, and parties with at least one elected on the list of deputies in regional legislative Assembly.