the Speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko hopes that Vladimir Putin’s proposal measures will mitigate the effects of coronavirus for the Russians. However, she stressed that, despite declared by the President holidays, next week the Senate will continue to work.
For the execution of presidential orders to combat coronavirus’ll need to make new laws, and the State Duma will start considering them next week. This was stated by the speaker of the lower house of the Russian Parliament Vyacheslav Volodin. The Council of the state Duma will discuss relevant initiatives on Thursday, March 26 in an extra meeting.