In the Kremlin commented on the amendment on the management of the government

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Press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov, said that the idea to give the President “the overall control of government” in the Constitution is only one of the proposals, transfers “the”.

“It’s one of the proposals that are being discussed. It is on the agenda of the working group. But we don’t observe any position,” – said Peskov, commenting on included in the bill the amendment on the control of the President of the government.

He stressed that the Prime Minister carries out daily operational guidelines that talks about the difference with the overall guidance of the Cabinet, which was proposed in the amendment. Peskov added that all issues will be considered by the working group.

on the Eve of the bill on amendments to the Constitution made the point about the leadership of the government, according to which the President will exercise General management of the government.

Deputies of the state Duma also proposed to amend article 83, securing the President the General management of the government. Also in the 80th article of the proposed amendment that the President should ensure civil peace and harmony in the country.

Previously, the state Duma Council extended until March 2, 2023, the amendments to the bill on amendments to the Constitution. Initially, the Committee planned to adopt the amendments until February 14.

January 15, Vladimir Putin during his address to the Federal Assembly announced the amendment of the Constitution. In particular, it is suggested to establish the basic document the status of the State Council, as well as give the Duma the right to approve the candidate for Prime Minister.

Later there was created a working group to prepare amendments to the Constitution. Co-chair, was appointed the head of the constitutional Committee of the Federation Council Andrey Klishas. It includes only 75 people from different fields, including writer Zakhar Prilepin, athlete Yelena Isinbayeva, pianist Denis Matsuev and others.

state Duma adopted in the first reading amendments to the Constitution

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