Deputies of the state Duma in 2017, at least once a week tightened legislation in the sphere of economic activity. To such conclusion came the “Expert coordination center,” results of issledovatelei activities of the lower house of Parliament in the years 2014-2017.
According to the organization during this period more than doubled the number of “economic” laws — with a 41 document in 2014 to 104 in 2017. Just last year, the deputies voted for bills 512, 439 of which were amended existing laws. Each of the fifth amendment related to the economic sphere.
“Last year MPs 44 times tightened the legislation for business that is at least once a week were imposed new or increased existing penalties, impose a new burden for entrepreneurs”, — stated in the message. Clarifies that 25 bills contributed to reducing the administrative burden on business.
Thus in four years the number of new laws adopted by the deputies for the year decreased from 56 to 26.
At the end of February 2018, Russian President Vladimir Putin called unacceptable pressure upon business from law enforcement bodies and called upon to deal with such cases. About the same ten years earlier, told Dmitry Medvedev, who demanded “not scaring business”.