The second reading of the bill on amendment to the Constitution can bear

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the Consideration of the presidential bill amending the Constitution may be moved to the end of February – beginning of March, said the Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin.

According to him, there are a great number of amendments. Deferral may be necessary for their development. The Duma Council will consider on Monday, February 3.

“the Question of amending the Constitution is very responsible. We should comprehensively discuss the proposals – don’t expect them to be so much”, – quotes RIA Novosti Deputy Chairman of the state Duma.

He said that initially it was about the adjustment of some articles and point changes.

“But seeing how big the interest in the question of amending the Constitution and wish to discuss them, it would be right to provide this capability, transferring the consideration period”, – said Volodin.

on January 23, the state Duma in the first reading adopted the bill on amendments to the Constitution. The second reading of the document, as said earlier, the speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, was planned on 11 February.

on January 27, the state Duma Committee on state construction and law 17 amendments to the document. The Central election Commission also prepares proposals for amendments.

Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov said that the vote on the amendments to the Constitution is not a formality. As explained by the representative of the Kremlin, need to vote was not, but he insisted the President.

432 deputies voted for the bill on amendment to the Constitution

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