The CEC has approved two more initiatives of the pension referendum

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MOSCOW, August 10. /TASS/. The Central election Commission of Russia at session on Friday has approved two similar formulations of the questions of the initiative groups from Nizhny Novgorod and Vologda regions for submission to a nationwide referendum against raising the retirement age. They are found to be consistent with the requirements of the law.

“For you to established by the legislation of the Russian Federation on pension provision as at 1 July 2018, the age at which citizens of the Russian Federation have the right to the appointment of old-age pension is not increased?” is the question proposed in the Vologda region.