The city Duma adopted in the final version of the bill. This was reported on the website of the legislative assembly of the capital.
The Moscow city Duma Chairman Valentin Gorbunov said that the second reading has been 28 amendments, of which 27 were supported. One of the amendments involves the extension of the election in Moscow from 20 to 22 hours.
At the election of the voters. Previously, this functionality was submitted to the Electors at the election of the President of Russia in March 2018.
In addition, the limit was up to 800 thousand rubles. The need for the adoption of this amendment, explained the growth of prices for transportation services, rent of premises, printing, audiovisual services and consumable printing materials. Also reduced from 1 to 0.5%, the number of voter signatures required for registration of a candidate for the post of mayor of Moscow.
Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin on April 16 submitted to the Duma. The document notes that it will be convenient for Muscovites, including those in the weekend going out of town.
The Chairman of the Commission MHD on science and industry Leonid Zyuganov criticized the initiative. It is noted that the election of the President of Russia from 19 to 20 hours voted less than 1% of voters.