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"roskomsvoboda" started a site for discussion of laws on the internet

The roskomsvoboda organization which is engaged in monitoring of the register of sites forbidden in russia, started the we speak for the internet project. The resource is devoted to public discussion of the legislative initiatives concerning the internet and the it sphere. The draft of amendments to the anti-piracy legislation, earlier offered by officials from ministry of culture became the first document which has been laid out for open discussion on a new platform. For convenience all text of the bill is broken into separate articles. Near each article the link for comment addition (to leave the comment settles down, it is necessary to be authorized at first by means of an account in one of social networks). "we decided to organize such platform as at the state hands didn't reach to make adequate modern system of public discussions" the project manager "roskomsvoboda" artem kozlyuk declared. According to him, separate bills are regularly published on these or those state internet resources, however thus any opportunities for their extensive public discussion on these sites isn't provided. Besides "roskomsvoboda" the pirate party of russia also took part in platform creation. The representative of a staff of party pavel rassudov, considers that in spite of the fact that actually the platform is illegitimate, it is more effective than any state alternatives. "the most important that the site won't be thrown in a month after start as it usually happens to projects of officials" rassudov noted. Article group therapy the kremlin couldn't reconcile the internet and owners earlier the text of the amendments offered by ministry of culture was laid out on a site of the uniform portal of legal information. Since january 10 the document is in the status of "public discussion". Nevertheless, instead of full discussion on a portal there is only a form for sending the comment. The comment needs to be attached to the letter in the form of the file, supplying it short (to 400 signs) with the summary and specifying the contact information. The comments sent by another users can't be seen. Discussion of the document will last till february 9. The bill developed by the ministry of culture provides expansion of a coverage of the anti-piracy legislation on all objects of copyright (now responsibility is established by the law only for distribution to networks of a piracy video content). Officials also suggest to enter in the country the mechanism of pre-judicial settlement of disputes between internet resources, providers and owners. According to offers of ministry of culture, for refusal to remove a piracy content on a site and


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