Rus News Journal

the State Duma has rejected the bill of state administration VGTRK

the State Duma at plenary session on Wednesday has rejected prepared by group of deputies the bill " ABT the government and support of the All-Russia state television and broadcasting company " (VGTRK) " as contradicting positions of the operating federal legislation ". On it informs ITAR - TASS.

the Bill has been accepted in the first reading on January, 14th, 1998 the State Duma of the second convocation.

As the vice-president of committee of the State Duma on the information policy Paul Pozhigajlo who has presented to colleagues in the second reading the bill has noted, created now is standard - legal base " it is quite sufficient 4 the decision of questions of management and financing VGTRK and management of the federal property passed this company in an operational administration " and " Many norms of the bill have found reflexion in other acts ".

Pozhigajlo has informed that the offer on creation in structure of controls VGTRK of special control body - the supervisory board which main objective would be " was the core in the bill concept; strengthening of management VGTRK from the state ".

In the bill positions ABT an interdiction for privatisation VGTRK and ABT introduction of a particular treatment of financing of activity of the company, the distribution of any kind of advertising based on prohibition contained 2.