Tulips: the necessary base for the program of fight against doping already created

Тюльпанов: необходимая база для программы борьбы с допингом уже создана

Everything that is needed in the first place, the legislature, for the fight against doping and the creation of the national program of counteraction to this evil is created, this problem can be solved in the next year, said RIA Novosti Chairman of the interim Commission of the Federation Council on preparation for the world Cup in 2018, the head of the Committee on rules Vadim Tulpanov.

Russian President Vladimir Putin in his address to the Federal Assembly, said that “the most advanced” national program to combat doping will be ready in early 2017.

“The Parliament has already adopted the law on introduction of criminal liability for doping both athletes and coaches, soon it will be signed by the President. This will allow the early time to develop a system of anti-doping measures,” — said the Senator.

Tulip expects key role in the development of national programs will play the Ministry of health and Rossport.

“Of course, the doping scandal with our athletes, including Paralympic athletes who have suffered unjustly, was huge. But the President is right, there is a silver lining, now would be a designed a really effective program,” — said the Senator.