Rus News Journal

The head of Audit Chamber of the Russian Federation will be appointed by the president of the Russian Federation

Today the president of Russia Vladimir Putin has signed the federal law About modification of the federal law About Audit Chamber of the Russian Federation informs a press - service of the Russian leader. The law has been accepted by the State Duma on November, 12th 2004. Also it is approved by the Federation Council on November, 24th 2004.
Now, according to the new law, the chairman of Audit Chamber is appointed to the post by the State Duma on representation of the president of the Russian Federation. Offers on candidates on a post of the head of Audit Chamber can be brought to the president by deputy associations and State Duma committees, and also not less than one heel from total number of deputies. In case of a deviation of the offered nominee the president within two weeks brings new, but has thus the right to submit again the same nominee. The president should bring a nominee of the head of the joint venture not later than three months before the expiration of powers of the operating chairman of the joint venture, in a case of its early release from this post - in fortnight term.
Besides, now vice-presidents of the joint venture are appointed to the post by the Federation Council also on representation of the president. Offers on candidates can be brought also to the president by committees and the commissions of Council of Federation, and also not less than one heel from total number of members of Council of Federation. In case of a deviation of the offered nominees the same procedure operates, as at appointment of the chairman of Audit Chamber.
we will remind, according to the Russian legislation, the question of appointment to the post of the chairman of Audit Chamber, and also appointment of half of its auditors concerns State Duma conducting, and appointment to the post of vice-presidents of the joint venture of the Russian Federation and other half of auditors - to Federation Council conducting. The president can change the established order if for the bill will vote 2/ 3 general structures GD of the Russian Federation.
the given document finished after a deviation by the Federation Council, 362 deputies have supported, against has expressed 51, has refrained 1.
At the moment the head of Audit Chamber of the Russian Federation is Sergey Stepashin.