The Deputy of the Duma of Vladivostok Chemeris filed documents for participation in elections

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Incomerate in photobanks votes at the polling station. Archival photoThe Deputy of the Duma of Vladivostok Chemeris filed documents for participation in elections© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Uncovereth the image Bank

The Chairman of the Committee on local government, law and order and legality of the Duma of Vladivostok rose Chemerys on Friday filed to the electoral Commission the documents for the nomination for the election of the Governor of Primorye.

«Today I filed papers to the electoral Commission for elections of the Governor. Nominated from the party «For women of Russia», — said Chemeris RIA Novosti.

The electoral Commission of Primorye on Friday started to accept documents for nomination of candidates for participation in new elections of the head region, which will be held on December 16. Submission of documents for registration of candidates will start November 11 and will last until November 18. The decision on registration or refusal shall be made within seven days.

Earlier documents for nomination already filed, interim Governor of the region Oleg Kozhemyako, who went to elections the independent candidate, Oleg Mitvol of the Green party and the head of Primorsky branch of «Business Russia» Alexey Timchenko, nominated by the regional branch of the Party of growth. From the liberal democratic party, the documents submitted to the state Duma Deputy Andrei Andreychenko.

The electoral Commission of Primorye, on the recommendation of the CEC of the Russian Federation recognized the results of the September elections of the head region is invalid. Former acting Governor of the Primorsky territory Andrei Tarasenko declared that considers correct the decision to cancel the election results. The candidate from the Communist party Andrei Ishchenko has expressed readiness to challenge the results in the three territories, Ussuriysk, Artyom and Nakhodka. All, they filed more than 30 lawsuits, said the candidate from the Communist party. New elections will be held on December 16.