In the state Duma appeared the expert Council on issues of improving legislation in the sphere of ensuring the safety of children and to create a friendly and comfortable environment for their living and development, write “Izvestia”. “Council for childhood” created by Vice-speaker Irina Yarovaya. The decision was confirmed by the Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin.
The composition of the new body included representatives of the ministries, departments, schools and universities, health care institutions and NGOs. Among the main tasks of the Council is to protect the lives and health of children, their information security, integrity of the educational environment and education, as well as prevention of extremism and crime among young people. The Advisory Council will become the “real work” of the state Duma, said Yarovaya.
Spring already brought in the state Duma several laws about the safety of children. MP developed the already adopted laws on the protection of the rights of child victims, the introduction of liability for declination of minors to suicide via the Internet, as well as preparing for the consideration of bills on the protection of children from pedophilia and ensuring their safety during the holidays.
In the state Duma Spring oversees committees on housing policy and housing and communal services, for CIS Affairs, Eurasian integration and relations with compatriots, as well as the work of the Council of legislators.