Normal «Spring pack» traffic will come into force in 2018

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade in fotomancer of communications and mass communications of the Russian Federation Nikolay Nikiforov. Archival photoNormal «Spring pack» traffic will come into force in 2018© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade the image Bank

Normal «Spring package» on storage traffic may be delayed, but it certainly will come into effect in 2018, told reporters the head of the RF Ministry of communications Nikolay Nikiforov.

At the end of last week, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said that the Russian authorities are discussing the postponement for several months of the entry into force of the rules of the «Spring package» on storing user traffic, which should occur on July 1, 2018.

«Discusses options that may be moving in October, but no matter, this year will certainly come,» said Nikiforov.

According to him, this law will help law enforcement agencies to investigate crimes such as the recent state of emergency in the schools. «In fact, here is the record of traffic and the control information including can help law enforcement agencies, intelligence agencies, at least in the investigation of such crimes and to more actively work on prevention,» added the Minister.

Last week there were two States of emergency in the Russian schools. 15 January at a school in Perm there was a fight and a stabbing that injured 15 people, including the teacher and the younger students. In the same week, January 19, there was an attack on students of the seventh class of school №5 in Ulan-Ude.