Vedomosti published aricle by Counsel of Law firm AVELAN O. Zaigraeva

Expert opinion by Counsel of Law firm AVELAN O. Zaigraeva about changes in the Federal laws on institutions of local government.

Vedomosti newspaper (issue from November 18, 2014) has published the analytical article by Olga Zaigraeva, Counsel of Law firm AVELAN, about redistribution of powers between local governments and state authorities.

O. Zaigraeva commented an amendments of the Federal laws "General principles of organization of legislative (representative) and Executive bodies of state power of subjects of the Russian Federation" and "General principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation".

According to the amendments, limited by range of problems of local importance which governments of the municipality decide. In particular, the issues related to territorial planning of municipal formations, rules of land use and development MO, capital repair and reconstruction of objects of capital construction, approval of schemes of heat, water supply and sanitation, establish surcharges for utility services, etc.

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