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the Day of voting on amendments to the Constitution will be weekends, but not at the expense of other public holidays, said a member of the Federation Council Andrey Klishas, RIA Novosti reported.

the Idea to make a day of nationwide voting weekends previously supported Vladimir Putin. The President said that the government should ensure that the output of the vote then “pulled from public holidays, may day or new year”.

January 15, Vladimir Putin during his address to the Federal Assembly announced the amendment of the Constitution. In particular, it is suggested to establish the basic document the status of the State Council, as well as give the Duma the right to approve the candidate for Prime Minister.

Later there was created a working group to prepare amendments to the Constitution. Co-chair, was appointed the head of the constitutional Committee of the Federation Council Andrey Klishas. It includes only 75 people from different fields, including writer Zakhar Prilepin, athlete Yelena Isinbayeva, pianist Denis Matsuev and others.

In late January, the working group on the Constitution has allocated to the thematic subgroup, which included the units of “Social issues, science, culture, International law, Federal bodies of legislative and Executive power”, “Judicial power and the Prosecutor’s office” and “single public authority, local self-government”.

the state Duma adopted in the first reading amendments to the Constitution

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