© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in fotoballoon tractors. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank
The incumbent Senator from legislative Assembly of the Rostov region Leonid Tyagachev was not included in the final list of candidates in deputies of regional Parliament from «an United Russia» because it has not filed documents for participation in the primaries, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Rostov branch of the party.
Tractors since 2006 is a member of the Council of Federation – representative from the Parliament of the Rostov region. Taking into account the amendments to the law, in 2013 he was elected to the legislative Assembly of the Rostov region according to the list of «United Russia», after which he was again nominated representative from the regional Parliament in the Federation Council, and he continued working as a Senator.
Tyagachev powers in the Federation Council end in September 2018 with the end of the term of office of deputies of the legislative Assembly of Rostov region of the fifth convocation, which he has put forward. The list of candidates for Parliament from the «United Russia» is formed according to the results of the primaries, the nomination process which is voluntary.
As explained by RIA Novosti the representative of the Rostov branch of «United Russia» party members independently provided to the Committee the documents, which in turn made the decision on registration or refusal to register a candidate to participate in the primaries. This was followed by a preliminary vote, determine the list of candidates from the party.
«Tractors documents (for participation in the primaries) has not filed,» — said the Agency interlocutor, adding that in this regard, and the final list of candidates he has not got.
To review Tyagachev RIA Novosti failed. «I’m not authorized to give out such information for Leonid Vasilyevich… to take it I will not (to the phone), we have a meeting of the Council of the Federation will go the whole day. And all this week — in two days again, the day of the meeting,» said his assistant.
In 2001-2010 tractors held the post of President of the Russian Olympic Committee, is currently the honorary President of the Russian Olympic Committee.