The Expert Council on the Arctic and Antarctic will elaborate the draft law «About the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation»
9:43 30 января 2015
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The Expert Council on the Arctic and Antarctic at the Federation Council of the Russian Federation approved the plan for the year.
The specialists will elaborate suggestions on bringing in changes into the decree of the President of Russia «About land territories of the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation» and will develop the draft of the federal law «About the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation».
Besides, they will analyze prospects of the national arctic transport corridor, including creation of a container line with support hubs in Murmansk and Petropavlovsk-Kamchtsky. Also the participants will discuss creation of the temporary committee of the Federation Council on issues of perfection of legislation about rights of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North, Siberia and the Far East. Separately they will scrutinize the issue about use of potential of Russian machine-building in project on development of the Arctic, as the press-service of the expert council informs.
The Expert Council on the Arctic and Antarctic at the Federation Council was created last year for perfection of legislation in fulfillment of state policy and providing of national interests of Russia in the Arctic and Antarctic.