Aleppo police chief comments on school attack in city’s western areaWorld October 28, 9:03
Syrian campaign experience helps Russian helicopter pilots to overpower enemy air defensesMilitary & Defense October 28, 8:19
Moscow speaks for further discussions on UN Security Council reformRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 28, 7:27
Local elections in Donbass still some way off, says Ukrainian ministerWorld October 28, 2:39
Israel’s emotions regarding UNESCO resolutions on Jerusalem are 'over top' — diplomatRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 28, 2:28
Russia speaks against politicization of probe into chemical attacks in Syria - GatilovRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 28, 2:25
Russia's envoy to UN: Conclusions on Syria’s involvement in chemical attacks unconvincingRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 28, 2:00
Russian Defense Ministry surprised by UNICEF inaction amid growing hostilities in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 27, 23:14
Russian Defense Ministry: Video of airstrike on Syrian school doctored upRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 27, 21:22
MOSCOW, December 31 (Itar-Tass) —— Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the federal law on the state defence order, the Kremlin official website reported on Sunday. The State Duma approved the law on December 19, 2012, and the Federation Council approved it on December 26.
The law stipulates the legal foundations of state regulation of the relations, which concern the drafting, the peculiarities of placement and the fulfilment of the state defence order, outlines the main principles and methods of state price regulation on products, works and services on the state defence order.
In particular, the law sets forth such peculiarities of placing the state defence order, as the requirements to the bidding documentation; the initial (maximal) price of a state contract in the placement of the defence order through the bidding, as well as the price of the state contract in case of placement of this order for the only supplier (executor, subcontractor); an option to change the cost of a state contract, which was concluded under the state armament program for the supply of products with a long production cycle.
The law is particularly aimed at higher efficiency of budget expenditures, which are made by the state authorities to ensure defence and security; specify the range of state contractors, the duties of the state contractors, head executors of the state defence order for their higher responsibility to secure the efficient placement and the fulfilment of the defence order.
The law also sets the anti-monopoly requirements, which are used regarding the executors of the state defence order in order to control the changes (the growth) of the prices for component parts, raw materials and the materials, which are used in the manufacturing of the products, which are delivered under the defence order.
The responsibility was introduced for violation of the provisions of the law and other Russian regulatory legal acts in the state defence order.