The Russian state Duma deputies are developing an amendment to the bill that will allow Ukrainian citizens wishing to renounce Ukrainian citizenship to obtain the Russian, but not having the opportunity to receive from the Ukrainian authorities an appropriate certificate, to go through the procedure of public renunciation of citizenship of Ukraine, reports «Kommersant».
The bill, the amendment which is the initiative that provides for cancellation of the decision on granting Russian citizenship to persons convicted of terrorist activities.
According to the newspaper, the consideration of the amendment on public renunciation will be held in the state Duma on July 11.
Earlier the President of Russia Vladimir Putin proposed to determine the granting of Russian citizenship to the oath. Lawmakers have not yet decided whether the oath be made before or after receipt of the passport of the citizen of the Russian Federation or the document will be issued during the ceremonial vows.
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