In the state Duma reported on the preparations for easing the migration regime for Ukrainians

© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva in photobacteria of the State Duma of the Russian Federation. Archival photoIn the state Duma reported on the preparations for easing the migration regime for Ukrainians© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva the image Bank

The state Duma Committee on CIS Affairs, Eurasian integration and relations with compatriots is preparing a number of concessions for Ukrainians Russian citizenship, said RIA Novosti Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on CIS Affairs Viktor Vodolatsky.

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday at a press conference in Buenos Aires, where he arrived to attend the summit of G20, said that Russia will not impose any retaliatory restrictions against the citizens of Ukraine, but rather facilitate the conditions of their stay in Russia and receive Russian citizenship.

«First, we have adopted (in first reading) Federal law on simplifying citizenship. We in the Committee on CIS Affairs, Eurasian integration and relations with compatriots, there are a number of Federal laws that allow the Russian world, especially those citizens who are subjected to repression on the territory of Ukraine, those who today are forced left, but several hundred thousand located on the territory and Rostov region, Voronezh, Stavropol region, most of the regions of the southern Federal district. So for them we are today, for this category are preparing a number of regulations to ensure that people could live on the land, which they consider comfortable, and this is the territory of the Russian Federation,» said Vodolatsky.

The MP said that the bills prepared by the Committee will be aimed at simplifying the exam on the Russian language for persons who were born in the USSR. Will also be developed measures for obtaining Russian citizenship for children from mixed marriages.

«As to those persons who were born on the territory of the Soviet Union, whose family was Russian language, they do not need to take the knowledge of the Russian language they know better than we do. The second is for children who were born in mixed marriages, regardless of the country of residence today, these children, the situation (with them) we have also not resolved. Now we legislatively settle to these children also had priority in obtaining Russian citizenship, if one parent is a citizen of the Russian Federation», — said the Deputy.

Vodolatsky noted earlier, the increased budget funding for students from CIS countries in order to enable them to receive a Russian education. According to him, the Committee worked actively in solving problems of compatriots.

He added that the parliamentarians will look at the experiences and problems in implementation of earlier adopted law granting the Russian President authority to determine the categories of foreign citizens entitled to Russian citizenship in a simplified order in December-January, promptly make the remaining legislative initiatives.

Earlier, the state Duma adopted in the first reading a government draft law which proposes to give the President authority to determine the categories of foreign citizens entitled to Russian citizenship in a simplified manner. The document notes that the granting of such rights to the President will allow you to take Russian Federation citizenship in a simplified manner compatriots living in countries with complex socio-political and economic situation, where armed conflict occurs, a change of political regime.

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