Poletayev: the Federation Council can meet the state Duma and to extend the session until July 26

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in photobacteria of the Federation Council of the Russian Federation. Archival photoPoletayev: the Federation Council can meet the state Duma and to extend the session until July 26© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

The Federation Council is likely to extend its spring session until July 26 to have time to consider laws that the state Duma will take on July 21; the decision to extend the session, expected to be adopted at the meeting of the Council of the upper house on 27 June, told RIA Novosti Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on regulations Vladimir Poletaev.

«We are always ready, if we are talking about important laws, to meet colleagues from the state Duma. As of 21 July, they scheduled the adoption of several important laws in the third reading, we will likely extend its spring session until July 26,» — said Poletaev.

According to him, such a decision can be made at the Council upper house on 26 July.

In turn, Senator Vyacheslav Timchenko told RIA Novosti that «sees no problem» in extending the Federation Council in its spring session. However, he reminded that the current date is the end of the session, July 19, was previously approved by the Senate, «and so on the basis of the schedule of work of the state Duma». After that, he reminded that the state Duma has twice made changes to your work schedule.

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