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The CEC issued a decree on the results of voting on amendments

The CEC issued a decree "On the results of nationwide voting regarding approval of amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation", the document appeared on the website of the Central election Commission.

Earlier it was reported that the CEC of the Russian Federation at session on Friday has approved the results of voting on amendments to the Constitution of Russia, voted 77,92% of Russians signed the final Protocol.

As told RIA Novosti Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation Andrei Klishas, the amendments will enter into force after the Central election Commission will summarize the official results of the vote.

Voting on amendments to the basic law was held from 25 June to 1 July. After processing 100% of protocols, the total turnout of voters amounted to 67,97%. For acceptance of amendments have voted 77,92% (almost 58 million Russians), against of 21.27% (about 16 million).