For the promotion of drugs will face fines of half a million rubles

Fines for nationals, according to amendments to KoAP, will make from 5 thousand to 30 thousand rubles, for officials – from 50 thousand to 100 thousand rubles, for legal entities – from 1 million to 1.5 million rubles. It is also possible to suspend the activities of the company for a period of up to 90 days.

the Cabinet has proposed to tighten the requirements for initiating proceedings for drug trafficking

If the operator and (or) the ISP is not inhibited information with propaganda, the legal entities will face a fine from 100 thousand to 500 thousand rubles. Now – 50-100 thousand For the second violation within a year – from 500 thousand to 800 thousand.

In the explanatory Memorandum stated that in the first half of 2019, the Ministry of interior of Russia examined more than 23 thousand hits, which made more than 12 thousands of expert decisions to restrict access to Internet resources which distribute a prohibited drug information.

the Document has previously also approved the Committee for security and combating corruption. Its head Vasily Piskarev said that the responsibility for propaganda of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances on the Internet should be the most strict, as it is addressed primarily to children and adolescents.