In the state Duma has supported the project of mitigation of the Criminal code

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae in Photobacterium of the state Duma Vyacheslav Lysakov. Archival photoIn the state Duma has supported the project of mitigation of the Criminal code© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae the image Bank

The first Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on state construction and legislation Vyacheslav Lysakov supported the bill of the President on the termination of criminal cases after compensating the damage, noting that it is aimed at liberalization of criminal legislation.

On Saturday, the state Duma introduced a draft law expanding the list of crimes, criminal cases which are subject to termination, subject to compensation.

«I positively appreciate it. The more that these proposals are in the logic of the emerging and recently established trend, the trend on liberalization of criminal legislation. It is already a number of criminal cases transferred to us by legislators in the discharge of administrative offenses», — told RIA Novosti Lysakov.

The MP noted that the initiative promotes the decriminalization legislation, which is appropriate.

«Moreover, the spheres involved in it, thoroughly analyzed, including enforcement and certainly analyzed the judiciary. I think it’s normal, progressive development of our legislation,» — said the Deputy.

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