the Senators Konstantin Kosachev and Sergei Kislyak suggested the inclusion of scarce foreign goods, the number of exclusions that are not covered by the law of the contracti.

In the explanatory note to the bill, the authors appeal to combat the spread of coronavirus. due of the current legislation, in particular, can not be imported from the Ukraine means care, products, sanitation and hygiene.

the Authors of the bill propose to give the government the right to determine the goods that can be imported without regard to sanctions. The current legislation already allows the import of vital goods having no Russian analogues, but the law does not stipulate who determines them in a list.

the Law on sanctions against the United States and other foreign countries was adopted in 2018 For consideration it was introduced shortly after the United States has made in the sanctions list of Oleg Deripaska and its related companies (RUSAL, En+ group, GAZ group), Viktor Vekselberg and his Renova group, President of Board “Gazprom” Alexey Miller and other businessmen. The law gives the President the right to restrict the import of goods and to stop cooperation with other countries.