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FEDERAL LAW OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

of May 9, 2006 No. 68-FZ

About honorary title of the Russian Federation "City of military glory"

Accepted by the State Duma on April 14, 2006

Approved by the Federation Council on April 26, 2006

This Federal Law for the purpose of perpetuating of memory of the dead in case of protection of the Fatherland establishes the legal basis of assignment to the cities of the Russian Federation of honorary title of the Russian Federation "The city of military glory" (further - rank "City of Military Glory").

Article 1. Assignment of rank "City of Military Glory"

1. The rank "City of Military Glory" is given to the cities of the Russian Federation in the territory of which or in close proximity to which during fierce battles defenders of the Fatherland showed courage, firmness and mass heroism, including to the cities of the Russian Federation which gives the rank "Hero town".

2. Conditions and procedure for assignment to the cities of the Russian Federation of rank "City of Military Glory" are determined by the President of the Russian Federation.

Article 2. Features of legal status of the city, the awarded rank "City of Military Glory"

1. Public authorities of the subject of the Russian Federation in the territory of which there is city awarded ranks "City of Military Glory", local government bodies of the specified city in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation the legislation of the subject of the Russian Federation, regulatory legal acts of local government bodies can be allocated with the rights and obligations on preserving military and historical heritage, development of the measures directed to patriotic education of citizens of the Russian Federation.

2. Features of legal status of the city, the awarded rank "City of Military Glory", are considered by public authorities of the subject of the Russian Federation, local government bodies under the organization and holding actions for perpetuating of memory of the dead in case of protection of the Fatherland.

3. In the city awarded ranks "City of Military Glory":

1) the stele with the image of municipal coat of arms and the text of the presidential decree of the Russian Federation about assignment to the city of this rank is established;

2) public events and festive salutes on February 23 (Defender of the Fatherland Day), on May 9 (Victory Day), and also on the City Day are held.

Article 3. Offers on assignment of rank "City of Military Glory"

1. Offers on assignment of rank "City of Military Glory" can be made by local government bodies, citizens of the Russian Federation and public associations.

2. Citizens of the Russian Federation and public associations introduce offers on assignment of rank "City of Military Glory" in local government bodies.

3. Local government bodies make offers on assignment of rank "City of Military Glory" in legislative (representative) and supreme executive bodies of the government of appropriate subjects of the Russian Federation which consider the specified offers and make the decision to address the President of the Russian Federation with the petition for assignment of rank "City of Military Glory" or reject the made offers.

Article 4. Financing of the actions connected with assignment of rank "City of Military Glory"

Financing of the actions connected with assignment of rank "City of Military Glory" and perpetuating of memory of the dead in case of protection of the Fatherland is performed at the expense of the means provided by the laws of subjects of the Russian Federation, regulatory legal acts of local government bodies and also at the expense of other sources.

 

President

Russian Federation V. Putin

 

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