The Committee of the state Duma has not supported the project on creation of the national Council for the conservation of the people

© RIA Novosti / Ramil Sitdikov of the building of the State Duma of Russia. Archival photoThe Committee of the state Duma has not supported the project on creation of the national Council for the conservation of the people© RIA Novosti / Ramil Sitdikov

The state Duma Committee on financial market recommended the lower chamber of Parliament to reject in the first reading a bill on the establishment of the national Council for saving people made by a group of deputies from «Fair Russia».

This Council must be constituted and act in accordance with the decree of the President of the Russian Federation in order to analyse the socio-economic situation and evaluation of targets the welfare of the population, implementation of forecasts on the dynamics of its growth, approval and implementation of measures to control compliance with the established indicators of well-being of the population.

The Council will consist of President and Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, chairmen of the Federation Council, state Duma, constitutional court, Ombudsman for human rights in the Russian Federation, President of the Academy of Sciences of the Russian Federation, representatives of regions, the political parties elected to the Duma, associations of producers and business communities, trade unions, public associations, and other designated by the President.

Against the bill by the government, noting that its provisions contradict the Constitution and legislation. And names the most part, targets do not correspond to those used now in the official statistics. The bill does not explores the concept of «neodobrenie» and «not adequately defined» the status of the Council, and no sources and the order of execution of new kinds of expenditure obligations.

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