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Putin Agreed Date for Constitutional Amendment
Vladimir Putin supported the idea of holding a nationwide vote on constitutional amendments on April 22. Earlier, such a proposal was made by the co-chair of the amendment working group, Andrei Klishas.
The President approved the proposal at a meeting with the working group. As reported RIA News", Klishas justified the choice of date by the fact that by April 19, the Orthodox fast ends, and on April 24, Muslims begin the holy month of Ramadan. For this reason, April 22 seems to be the best date.
In order for as many people as possible to vote, April 22 will be a paid holiday. Putin reiterated that the amendments would be adopted only if the voting results were positive.
Amend the Constitution proposed Vladimir Putin He explained that change do not touch the fundamentals Constitution, and affect the procedure for the appointment of the Prime Minister, his deputies and federal ministers.