The Federation Council extended the work of spring session

© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova in photobacteria of the Federation Council of Russia. Archival photoThe Federation Council extended the work of spring session© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova the image Bank

The Federation Council extended the work of the spring session until the end of July to have time to consider made by the government laws, said the speaker of the upper chamber of Parliament Valentina Matvienko at the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

«Yes, Mr President, the government has made quite a lot of important laws that need to be taken for the spring session. We will work as long as necessary»,- said Matvienko, when the Russian leader inquired, whether such an extension with a large amount of regulations.

«Overall this session was quite tense and intense. Had a good practice on all the important laws especially affecting the interests of the regions. The senators are working with the zero reading with the relevant committees of the state Duma, we make their corrections, constructive, good work,» she said.

Last week, the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on regulations Vladimir Poletaev has told RIA Novosti that the upper house is likely to extend its spring session until July 26 to have time to consider laws that the state Duma will take on 21 July, on the day scheduled for the adoption of several laws in the third reading.

In turn, Senator Vyacheslav Timchenko told RIA Novosti that «sees no problem» in extending the spring session of the Federation Council. However, he reminded that the current date is the end of the session, July 19, was previously approved by the senators, «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.