“New people” introduced amendments to the law on foreign agents to the State Duma

MOSCOW, December 9 & nbsp;/TASS /. Deputies of the New People faction on & nbsp; Thursday, they amended the State Duma to amend the & nbsp; law on & nbsp; and ;, & nbsp; & mdash; said a member of the New People faction in the & nbsp; State Duma Anton Tkachev at the & nbsp; plenary session of the lower chamber on & nbsp; Thursday.

According to the press service of the faction, the initiative proposes to introduce a procedure according to which the decision on & nbsp; recognition as a foreign agent should be made by the court, & nbsp; and & nbsp; not & nbsp ; Ministry of Justice based on data from Rosfinmonitoring. Also, parliamentarians propose to “ oblige the state to prove that & nbsp; there is a connection between receiving money and & nbsp; work ''; Media or NGOs.

“ Stop forcing foreign individuals to label private messages and & nbsp; report on & nbsp; personal expenses. First, warn and & nbsp; only in case of & nbsp; repeated violation, start the procedure for recognition as a foreign agent & raquo;, & nbsp; & mdash; said in the & nbsp; press release.