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Meeting with Human Rights Ombudsman Vladimir Lukin

June 27, 2012

Mr Lukin briefed Vladimir Putin on the work of human rights ombudspersons in the regions.

Tags: human rights, regions

Amendments to laws on the police force, on bailiffs and on the legal status of foreign nationals in Russia

June 26, 2012

Vladimir Putin signed Federal Law On Amendments to Article 54 of the Federal Law On the Police Force, Article 6 of the Federal Law On Amendments to the Federal Law On Bailiffs and Certain Other Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation.

Tags: fight against crime, human rights, law enforcement agencies, migration

Law on Russia’s accession to the Convention on Protection of Children

June 6, 2012

Vladimir Putin signed the Federal Law On Accession of the Russian Federation to the Convention on Jurisdiction, Applicable Law, Recognition, Enforcement and Cooperation in Respect of Parental Responsibility and Measures for the Protection of Children.

Tags: children, human rights

Instructions following meeting of Council for Civil Society and Human Rights

May 7, 2012

Vladimir Putin approved a list of instructions following the meeting of the Council for Civil Society and Human rights held on April 28, 2012.

Tags: fight against corruption, human rights, law enforcement agencies

Amendments to the law on principles of tourist activities in Russia

May 3, 2012

Dmitry Medvedev signed Federal Law On Amendments to the Federal Law On the Fundamental Principles of Tourist Activities in the Russian Federation and Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation.

Tags: human rights

Law on ratification of Convention on the rights of persons with disabilities

May 3, 2012

Dmitry Medvedev signed Federal Law On Ratification of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Tags: disabled individuals, human rights

Meeting of Council for Civil Society and Human Rights

April 28, 2012

Dmitry Medvedev held a meeting of the Council for Civil Society and Human Rights.

Tags: human rights

Amendments to the law on citizenship have been submitted to the State Duma

April 24, 2012

Dmitry Medvedev submitted to the State Duma draft Federal Law On Amendments to Article 14 of the Federal Law On Russian Federation Citizenship.

Tags: human rights

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities submitted to State Duma for ratification

April 10, 2012

Dmitry Medvedev submitted to the State Duma for ratification the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, which was signed on behalf of the Russian Federation on September 24, 2008 in New York.

Tags: disabled individuals, human rights

A working group has been established to draft and present to the UN Human Rights Council Russia’s second national report

March 9, 2012

Dmitry Medvedev ordered to establish a working group to draft and present to the UN Human Rights Council Russia’s second national report.

Tags: human rights, UN

Meeting with Russian Human Rights Ombudsman Vladimir Lukin

February 28, 2012

The Ombudsman reported to Dmitry Medvedev on the number of complaints regarding human rights violations in 2011.

Tags: human rights

Working meeting with Presidential Adviser and Chairman of the Council for Civil Society and Human Rights Mikhail Fedotov

December 27, 2011

Dmitry Medvedev stated that he has submitted to the State Duma for consideration a number of draft laws aimed at observing the rights of orphans and children without parental care.

Tags: human rights

Law to improve the efficiency of public monitoring commissions

December 10, 2011

The President signed Federal Law On Amendments to the Federal Law On Public Supervision over the Observance of Human Rights at Detention Facilities and Assistance to Persons at Detention Facilities and Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation.

Tags: human rights, public control

Law on free legal aid

November 23, 2011

Dmitry Medvedev signed Federal Law On Free Legal Aid in the Russian Federation.

Tags: human rights

Meeting of the Council for Civil Society Institutions and Human Rights

July 5, 2011

Dmitry Medvedev chaired a meeting of the Council for Civil Society Institutions and Human Rights in the capital of Kabardino-Balkaria.

Tags: fight against terrorism, human rights, interethnic relations, regions, religion, Kabardino-Balkarian Republic

Draft law on free legal assistance submitted to State Duma

June 22, 2011

Dmitry Medvedev submitted to the State Duma drafts federal laws On Free Legal Assistance in the Russian Federation and On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation Following the Enactment of the Federal Law on Free Legal Assistance in the Russian Federation.

Tags: human rights

Meeting with Russian Human Rights Ombudsman Vladimir Lukin

June 20, 2011

Mr Lukin presented to Dmitry Medvedev his report on the state of human rights in Russia in 2010.

Tags: human rights

Law on improving mechanisms for ensuring citizens’ electoral rights

June 14, 2011

Dmitry Medvedev signed Federal Law On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation to Improve Mechanisms for Ensuring Citizens’ Electoral Rights.

Tags: disabled individuals, human rights

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