The head of the state Duma Committee commented on the idea of creating «Council of bloggers»

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in fotoreceptor of the Duma Committee on information policy, information technologies and communications Leonid Levin during the plenary session of the State Duma of the Russian Federation. Archival photoThe head of the state Duma Committee commented on the idea of creating «Council of bloggers»© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

The creation of a «Council of bloggers» in the state Duma is a personal initiative of the Deputy Vasily Vlasov, who is trying to increase their citation in the Internet, said the head of the Committee of the lower house of the Russian Parliament on information policy, information technologies and communications Leonid Levin.

«The creation of a «Council of bloggers» in the state Duma is a personal initiative of the Deputy from the liberal democratic party, which after the parliamentary hearings on the youth policy, proposed to create first a similar structure at the Committee of information policy, and now in himself,» said Levin reporters, commenting on the fact that Vlasov will hold a June 19 meeting of the «Council of bloggers».

He stressed that this initiative has no relation to the decision of the state Duma.

«In the same way such councils, commissions, committees (as appropriate) may be asked to create all the other deputies of the State Duma and attempt, after a colleague Vlasov to raise his citation in the Internet», — said the MP.

The head of the Committee drew attention to the fact that currently there is nothing stopping bloggers with an active civil position, specializing in a particular topic, enter in the expert advice that exists in the committees, to Express its position on current bills and prepare your feedback to them.

Previously, Levin has already expressed its position regarding the establishment of such a Council in the state Duma, noting that it was, in his opinion, is excessive.

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