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Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation

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Formed  1993
Employees  15
Headquarters  Moscow
Website  CIKRF.ru
Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation
Agency executive  Ella Pamfilova, Chairman

The Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation (Russian: Центральная избирательная комиссия Российской Федерации (Центризбирком)) is the superior power body responsible for conducting federal elections and overseeing local elections in the Russian Federation founded in September 1993. It consists of 15 members. The President of Russia, State Duma and Federation Council of Russia each appoint five members. In turn, these members elect the Chairman, Deputy Chairman and Secretary. The Commission is in power for a four-year term.

Contents

On January 30, 2007, amendments to the Russian election legislation, which would allow people without higher education in law to become members of the Central Election Commission ([1]), were passed by the President of Russia.

International Cooperation

The CEC of Russia is a member of the Association of Central and Eastern European Election Officials.

Members

The composition of the Central Election Commission, as of March 2017.

References

Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation Wikipedia


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