© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in fotobiennale Poklonskaya at a plenary session of the State Duma of the Russian Federation. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank
The Duma Committee for the control and regulation decided to combine the two commissions on ethics, headed by Otari Arshba, and control of revenues, led by Natalia Poklonsky.
There will be a single structure, including early termination of powers of deputies, told reporters the head of the Committee Olga Savastyanova.
She said that the issue of merger of the commissions may discuss next week.
«The Council (Duma) we bring Monday, and in the decision by the Council of the State Duma of the monitoring Committee will prepare the final package. We are planning for next week submit to the plenary session of the State Duma,» — said Savastyanova.
She explained that the decision to merge the commissions was supported by the Chairman of the lower chamber.
A joint Commission will be headed by the representative of «United Russia,» said Savostyanov.
In addition, she said, the Commission would be composed of 10 representatives of the faction «United Russia» and 10 representatives of the opposition factions: four from the Communist party, four from the liberal democratic party and two from the «Fair Russia».
«Each faction, in accordance with the project, which is now prepared, will be able to submit their proposals by the first Deputy and Deputy of the Commission», — said the Deputy.
Candidates for the post of head
First Deputy head of the faction «United Russia» Andrey Isaev has explained that candidates for the presidency of the new Commission are now the leaders of the two combine — Natalia Poklonskaya and Otari Arshba.
«Both posts for the «United Russia» for batch distribution. Naturally, we are going to nominate. We now have two presidents: one a Commission headed by Otari Ionovich Arshba, another Commission — Natalia Vladimirovna Poklonskaya. The leadership of the faction agreed to submit to the Presidium of the faction this question. The Presidium on Monday we alternative vote will determine who of these persons will be nominated by the faction for the post of Chairman of the joint Commission,» — said Isayev.
He added that other members of the faction also have the right to nominate a candidate for the presidency of the new Commission.