Rus News Journal

Putin has made changes to the law on local government

the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on October, 12th has signed the law allowing regions to pass to new system of self-management in process of their readiness for it till 2009. On it informs RIA News .
Actually, the president of the Russian Federation has signed the federal law on modification of articles 83 and 85 federal laws About the general principles of the organisation of local government in the Russian Federation and a number of other federal laws. Before modification it was supposed that all regions will pass to new system of self-management since 2006. Changes establish that in a transition period the order of the decision of questions of local value of again formed settlements is defined by laws of subjects of the Russian Federation, and local governments of municipal area can independently solve these questions. Thus since January, 1st, 2006 before the termination of a transition period of position of the federal law About the general principles of the organisation of local government in Federation can be applied in full.