Public vote on constitutional amendments will be held on the law as a whole — official
Head of the Russian Federation Council's Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State Building Andrey Klishas said that "the working group will soon discuss the voting procedure and organizing principles"
Putin makes Mishustin permanent member of Russian Security Council
Mikhail Mushustin was appointed as Prime Minister on January 16, replacing outgoing Dmitry Medvedev, who was appointed as deputy chairperson of the Russian Security Council
Putin submits draft law to Duma introducing position of deputy chair of Security Council
The explanatory note to the document said that "the draft federal law envisages introducing a position of a deputy chairperson of the Russian Security Council, who will be among permanent members of the Russian Security Council"
Russia’s Audit Chamber head Kudrin not expecting major cabinet reshuffle
Newly-appointed Prime Minister Mikhail Mishutin said earlier that he will present a new cabinet lineup shortly
Putin signs decree appointing Mishustin Russia’s prime minister
The decree comes into force on the day of its signing
State Duma approves Putin’s pick for prime minister
Mikhail Mishustin earlier served as Russia’s tax chief
Russian Communist Party to abstain from voting on prime minister candidate
The Russian government led by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev resigned after President Vladimir Putin had delivered his State of the Nation Address to the Federal Assembly on Wednesday
China values Medvedev’s contribution to bilateral relations
The entire Russian government, headed by Dmitry Medvedev, resigned on Wednesday