The Cabinet will discuss the project on security at major sporting events

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite in fotobanka of the Russian government. Archival photoThe Cabinet will discuss the project on security at major sporting events© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite the image Bank

The Russian government will discuss a draft on strengthening of security measures at the organization and carrying out in Russia of major sporting events, amending the Federal law «On physical culture and sport in the Russian Federation», the press service of the Cabinet of the Russian Federation.

«The meeting will address the following questions: 6. The draft Federal law «On amendments to article 20 of the Federal law «On physical culture and sport in the Russian Federation», — stated in the message.

As reports a press-service, to ensure the security of international sports competitions that were conducted in Russia in recent years, have been taken normative legal acts. The bill proposes to introduce enhanced measures when carrying out in Russia of major sporting events, against which there were obligations of the Russian Federation. These measures can be imposed solely in connection with such competitions, in a limited area and for a limited time.

«The bill was discussed and approved October 22, 2018 at a meeting of the Commission of the RF Government on legislative activities», — added in the message.

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