Representatives of northern regions will discuss the draft law about the Arctic zone
14:15 18 ноября 2015
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On the 20th of November the chairperson of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko and the deputy chairperson of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitriy Rogozin will conduct the joint sitting of the presidium of the expert council on the Arctic and the Antarctic at the Federation Council and the state commission on the Arctic development.
As the press-service of the Federation Council informs, within the sitting it is planned to discuss legislative support of sustainable development of the Russian Arctic zone, elaboration of the project of the federal law about the Arctic zone and also participation of administrative-territorial units of circumpolar regions in international arctic forums.
It is supposed that the following official persons will participate in the event: the head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Yegor Borisov, the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin and the governor of Krasnoyarsk Krai Viktor Tolokonskiy. Representatives of governments and legislative assemblies of Komi, Primorsky Krai, Kamchatka, Murmansk and Archangelsk regions will be among the participants.