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Protection of children and public control

Комитет по общественным объединениям, спорту, информационной и молодежной политике

29.01.2020

Current legislation prohibits the dissemination of information encouraging children to cause harm to their health, suicide. Deputies of the Supreme Council Igor Buga, Ruslan Gareev, Pavel Shinkaryuk and Andrei Safonov proposed to introduce criminal liability for such violations. The law-in-draft is ready for adoption in the second reading.

Amendments to the laws “On Public Chamber of the PMR” and “On the Basics of Public Control in the PMR” were also considered at the meeting of the relevant committee. The purpose of the legislations is to introduce public control in all spheres of interaction of citizens with public authorities.

Public control, according to the current legislation, is the implementation of the activities of public control entities that study, analyze, verify and give a public assessment of the activities of state authorities, local authorities, state and municipal organizations, as well as the acts issued by them and decisions taken on the subject their relevance to the public interest.

Legislations proposed to supplement the current lawmaking with the rules governing the creation and activities of public councils under executive bodies of state power.

Documents for consideration in the second reading in plenary are prepared.