Draft Law Envisages New Punishments for Healthcare Violations
A draft law either establishing or strengthening administrative liability for certain violations in the field of healthcare is currently under review.
The draft federal law "On Amendments to the Code of Administrative Offences of the Russian Federation to Improve Regulation of Administrative Liability in the Field of Healthcare"1 (the Draft Law) was introduced to the State Duma by the Russian Government. The Draft Law was passed by the State Duma in the first reading on 21 June 2016. Amendments to the Draft Law should be submitted for consideration by the responsible committee by 21 July 2016.