The Russians are waiting for a shorter working week in connection with the national vote on the amendments to the Constitution, which will be held on Wednesday, July 1.

Voting day is declared a day off will be paid double the amount output as a holiday.

As specified in the Fes for the work is July 1, you can ask for a day of rest, in this case working directly in the voting day is paid at single rate, and the rest day shall not be payable. Not working on the day of voting in the payroll for July will not lose anything.

While July 1 is not excluded from the working time rules, the leave for that day shall not be extended, said the Agency.

A nationwide vote on amendments to the Constitution was scheduled for April 22, but had to be postponed because of the epidemic of coronavirus in the country. Later, President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on a new date for voting on 1 July. Because of the need to take into account the epidemiological situation and the security of the population, it was decided that the Russians will be able to vote all week from 25 June to 1 July.