On the information campaign about voting on the amendments to the Constitution will be spent 925 million 658 thousand 900 rubles. The figure brought the head of the CEC of the Russian Federation, Ella Pamfilova, noting, but the regions can still add money from their budgets.
As reported “Interfax”, Pamfilova pointed out that the sum is comparable to expenses for the presidential elections in 2018.
Deputy Chairman of the CEC Nikolai Bulaev said that the total amount is the sum of two numbers: the one that goes to the actors and the CEC. The money will be issued booklets with the amendments to the Constitution will have to bring to the polls. Will also be displayed on posters, as amended, which hung in the areas. Part of the funds will be spent on billboards and billboards. In General, printed materials — information and forms for protocols of voting, the CEC will spend more than 147 million rubles for 85 regions, said Pamfilova.
Bulaev added that the CEC rely on the help of community organizations in informing the public about voting. Speech including goes about volunteer work. According to bulaeva, is not contrary to the letter of the law and ensure the population’s understanding of what and when it is proposed to vote.
Recall, the vote to amend the Constitution is scheduled for April 22. Amendments will be voted on as one package. On March 4 the CEC has allocated 14.8 billion rubles have been allocated from the Federal budget for the organization and conduct of the nationwide vote.
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