The law on the Russian nation can be developed and adopted within one year. About it "lente.ru" has told on Tuesday, 1 November, the member of the Duma Committee on nationalities Grigory Ledkov.
"The procedure is such that, as a rule, the idea of the bill prior to its adoption in the first reading, it takes about a year", — said the MP, Recalling that you also need time to consider the document in the second and third reading.
Ledkov did not rule out more rapid promotion initiatives. "But such a large, ambitious and complex issue will not be solved", — he added.
According to the MP, while the idea of a law about the Russian nation was not discussed at the experts. However, said Ledkov in the near future such a discussion must begin with participation including representatives of the Duma Committee.
On the eve, on October 31, President Vladimir Putin offered work on the creation of the law of the Russian nation. He said that the basis for the document can be a strategy for the development of national relations in Russia. Simultaneously, the President supported the idea to hold a year of unity of the Russian nation.
According to the census 2010 population, Russia is home to about 200 different nationalities, with almost 80 percent of the citizens are Russians.