The updated text of the Constitution of Russia is published – Politics

MOSCOW, July 4. / TASS /. The text of the Constitution of the Russian Federation, as amended, adopted as a result of the all-Russian vote, published on Saturday on the official Internet portal of legal information.

“Adopted by popular vote on December 12, 1993, with the amendments approved during the national vote on July 1, 2020,” the document says.

The law on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation was adopted by the State Duma on March 11 and on the same day approved by the Federation Council. Then the document was supported by the legislative assemblies of all subjects of the Russian Federation. The law explicitly stated that the amendments would enter into force only if they were supported by citizens, and this was repeatedly said by Russian President Vladimir Putin. The all-Russian vote on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation started on June 25, the main day was July 1. According to the CEC, the amendments were supported by 77.92% of those who voted, 21.27% voted against, the total turnout in the country was 67.97%.