The state Duma approved the cancellation of absentee ballots in elections

The state Duma in the second, mainly reading adopted a package of amendments to the electoral law, abolishing absentee ballots in elections, and giving the opportunity to not vote at the place of registration, and by place of residence.

The state Duma in the second reading adopted amendments to the legislation on elections and referendums. The document expands the powers of observers and facilitate their appointment, transfers «TV Center».

For the convenience of citizens provides for the possibility of increasing the number of polling stations. The exact list of the CEC must submit before the start of the campaign. The document simplifies the procedure of collecting and processing of signatures in support of candidates.

The bill abolished the concept of absentee ballots. Voters who cannot vote at the place of registration, will need to submit a special statement in the multipurpose center or on the portal of public services.

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The state Duma approved the cancellation of absentee ballots in elections 20.05.2017

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