MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law obliging citizens to evacuate from the emergency zone from the moment of receiving information about the evacuation measures.
Corresponding changes have been made to the Federal Law “On the Protection of Population and Territories from Natural and Technogenic Emergencies”. Document published on website legal information.
“The law is aimed at protecting the population only from natural and man-made emergencies. The bill imposes on citizens the obligation to evacuate from the scene of an emergency when their life and health are in danger, ”the Russian Emergencies Ministry said.
In addition, the law obliges the federal executive authorities to provide the EMERCOM of Russia with permanent access to information systems within the framework of the unified state system for the prevention and elimination of emergencies at no cost. The use of information resources will reduce the time required to collect the necessary information, increasing the efficiency of decision-making and response to incidents and emergencies.
The Government of the Russian Federation is empowered to establish the procedure for conducting evacuation measures in the event of a threat or emergencies, and the Emergency Situations Commissions are empowered to make decisions on the implementation of these measures.
The changes are aimed at improving the procedure for conducting evacuation measures in the event of a threat or emergencies and increasing the level of protection of the population, preserving the life and health of people.
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