Speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin considers it necessary in the near future to raise the issue of legislative regulation of human interaction with robotic devices. He stated this at a meeting of the Council for legislative support of the development of the digital economy under the Chairman of the lower house of Parliament, reports "Interfax" Monday, March 20.
Volodin stressed that legislation should keep pace with the development of the digital market.. "There is a great danger that once we do not create the conditions, we will not be able to produce the product, exporting it to other countries, and will only use what others are creating, and we will lose the advantage that is," — said Volodin.
According to him, the country has "the best programmers", so it is important to maintain the conditions for its further successful work.
In mid-February at a meeting with students and teachers of the University in Innopolis in Tatarstan Volodin said that Russia may become a pioneer in the legal regulation of the development of robotics and artificial intelligence. This issue will be discussed at the forthcoming Council under the Chairman of the lower house of Parliament for legislative support of the development of the digital economy, he said.
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