The State Duma adopted draft amendments to the legislation on sanctions

AK&M 25 January 2022 16:49

The State Duma adopted in the second reading draft amendments to the laws "On measures to influence persons involved in violations of fundamental human rights and freedoms, the rights and freedoms of citizens of the Russian Federation" and "On the procedure for leaving the Russian Federation and entering the Russian Federation." This is stated in the message of the lower house of parliament.

The bill extends sanctions measures not only to US citizens, but also to any foreigners.

Among the sanctions measures provided for by the legislation are a ban on entry into the Russian Federation, the seizure of financial and other assets on the territory of Russia, as well as a ban on any transactions with property and investments, the suspension of activities on the territory of our country of legal entities under their control, as well as powers in the boards of directors or other management bodies of organizations registered in the territory of the Russian Federation.