MOSCOW, 29 Sep — RIA Novosti. The possible introduction of mandatory registration of mobile devices will primarily affect those who buy a new smartphone, said the Agency “Prime” the Chairman of the Center for legal aid “Business of life” Ivan Solovyov.

One of the goals of legislative innovations – anti-theft smartphones. However, according to Solovyov, this stated purpose is secondary compared with the control and warning.

the Kommersant Newspaper earlier reported with reference to the bill of the group of senators that mandatory registration of mobile devices on the factory number (IMEI) can be introduced in Russia from July 1, 2021.