Putin approves Civic Chamber new composition

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the Executive Order On Approving the Composition of the Russian Civic Chamber, the Kremlin press service said,

The President has approved the appointment of 40 members of the Russian Civic Chamber.

The Civic Chamber members appointed by Presidential Executive Order and those delegated by regional civic chambers are to begin the organisation of the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation.

A chamber member is appointed for a three-year term. The Civic Chamber is composed of 168 members: 40 appointed by the President of Russia, 85 representing regional civic chambers and 43 representing national non-governmental organisations.

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