Blacklist legal entities will appear on the portal of public procurement
On the public procurement portal will be a register of legal persons, deprived of their right to participate in the auction due to the corruption of the past. Information on companies seen to be bribery, will be automatically posted on the portal, told “Izvestia” in the state office of public Prosecutor of the Russian Federation.
So, according to the Agency, in 2016 to administrative responsibility under article 19.28 of the administrative offences code of the Russian Federation “Illegal compensation on behalf of a legal entity” involved 427 legal entities, in 2017-m — 464.
Under the current law that defines cooperation in the field of public procurement, a procurement participant within the previous two years must not be brought on the said article.
“As the prosecutors to Institute administrative proceedings under this part, and then participate in the trial and appeal process, we have accumulated all relevant information. We have created a registry so that every customer can check the accuracy of the data submitted by the bidders”, — said the head of Department for supervision over execution of legislation on combating corruption of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation Alexander Rusetsky.
According to him, over the last two years the list was supplemented with more than 500 legal entities.