Senators postponed consideration of high-profile domestic violence law

One side insists on strengthening measures, the other proposes not to adopt the law. The Federation Council will not submit to the autumn session of the State Duma the draft law on domestic violence, which is being developed, TASS reports with reference to the vice-speaker of the Federation Council Galina Karelova. It is noted that opinions are diametrically divided. Истoчник The Senator recalled that the working group on changing legislation in the field of preventing and preventing domestic violence was created in 2019, when this topic was actively discussed … The working group & nbsp; included senators, deputies, representatives of ministries, departments, public organizations. ] by a group, the bill was discussed on the official website of the upper house and caused a wide response: as a result of the discussion, more than 11 thousand proposals were received with amendments and additions to the document, many of which were taken into account '', & mdash; the vice-speaker of the upper house of parliament told reporters. The bill under discussion is intended to protect victims of domestic violence in cases where administrative or criminal measures cannot be applied to the aggressor. Since the current version “ did not find approval from all the parties who discussed it, '' the document was not submitted to the State Duma.