The ombudsmen recommended to speed up the adoption of the law on the rights of the incapable

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in photobacteria of the State Duma of the Russian Federation. Archival photoThe ombudsmen recommended to speed up the adoption of the law on the rights of the incapable© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

The coordinating Council of commissioners for human rights in the Russian Federation recommends the State Duma to accelerate the adoption of the bill on amendments to legislation to improve guarantees of the exercise of the rights and freedoms of disabled people, said the Commissioner for human rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova.

«…We recommend the State Duma to accelerate the adoption of the second reading of the draft Federal law «On amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation in order to improve guarantees of the exercise of the rights and freedoms of disabled and not fully capable citizens,» — said Moskalkova, summing up the coordination Council on «protection of the rights of citizens with mental health disorders».

The Council unanimously approved the draft resolution. Moskalkova said that until June 1, the regional ombudsmen may submit additional proposals on this topic. Its recommendations, she said, will also provide the Ministry of health. The reports presented at coordinating Council, would later publish on the website Moskalkova.

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