In the state Duma the project will bring about penalties for candidates who withdrew candidacy in the elections

© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva in photobacteria of the State Duma of the Russian Federation. Archival photoIn the state Duma the project will bring about penalties for candidates who withdrew candidacy in the elections© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva the image Bank

The Communist faction will submit on Wednesday a bill providing for penalties with the nominated for election to the head of the region, and who withdrew his candidacy, told journalists the Chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist party, state Duma Deputy Yuri Afonin.

«Today we are making a law that will be installed if it will be adopted by the State Duma, the financial responsibility of the candidate for re-election and the party that has nominated him,» said Afonin.

The MP said that the money from fines is meant to send to the regional budget.

He also explained that the bill was developed in connection with the current situation in the elections in Khakasia. According to him, the budget of the region would have added 15 million rubles if such a law were in force.

The second round of elections in the Republic of Khakassia is scheduled for November 11. The candidate of the Communist party Valentin Konovalov is the only candidate for the presidency of the region. In the first round of elections on 9 September was attended by the then acting head of Khakassia Victor Zimin (received 32.42% of the vote), Konovalov (44,81%), Andrey Fishin from the CP (at 11.23%) and Alexander Mahar from the Party of growth (6.61 percent). Later Zimin withdrew from the elections, and then became known as Filyagin, which was to participate in the second round along with Konovalov, withdrew his candidacy. The second round of elections was scheduled for October 21. The fifteenth of October, Maher said that will not participate in the second round.

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