the text of the bill published in the electronic database of the state Duma. Among its authors is the Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko, and a group of deputies and senators of the “United Russia”.

With the new law it will be possible to conclude a separate agreement on temporary transfer to remote work if it was not originally stipulated in the employment contract. It will be prescribed schedule, the salary, the possibility of compensation to employees use of own equipment, electricity when working remotely.

in addition, it is proposed to include three types of remote work: remote work directly with temporary remote (remote) operation and combination of remote (remote) job.”

“the Purpose of the amendments to the labour code – enhance flexibility of employment and application of information and communication technologies in labour relations. For this purpose, firstly, it is proposed to improve rules for remote work and to settle the relations of the temporary remote (remote) employment”, – stated in the explanatory note to the draft.