In the state Duma has proposed to allow to show vehicle registration in electronic form

The deputies of the liberal democratic party has developed and submitted to the government for receiving the official opinion of the bill, which proposes to allow car owners to show documents of vehicle registration in electronic form, and to release from administrative liability of owners of vehicles not in possession of such documents.

The text of the bill published by the head of the Duma Committee on labour and social policy Yaroslav Nilov in his Telegram channel. Co-author of the bill also acts as Vice-speaker of the state Duma Igor Lebedev.

At the same time, the draft law proposes to Supplement article 12.3 of the administrative code part 11, provides for administrative responsibility for driving without certificate of vehicle registration, a provision under which, if the driver owns the car and has the registration documents in electronic form, either the driver is not the owner and has a document confirming the right of management, then it will not be subject to article.

The authors explain that now for driving without a registration on the car the driver faces a warning or a fine of 500 rubles. Also the car can hold and evacuate on a dedicated Parking lot.

At the same time, deputies noted, there may be situations where the driver does not have the certificate of registration of the vehicle due to its theft or loss. Also, in practice, the driver can be other documents on the car or it can be the owner of the vehicle, which eliminates the risk of theft or illegal use. Such documents can be a passport of the vehicle, the General power of attorney to control the vehicle, as well as electronic form of the certificate of registration of the vehicle, the authors explain.

"The adoption of the bill will allow to release from administrative responsibility, law-abiding drivers, the victim of a crime or have lost the registration certificate of the vehicle, and in some cases not to apply too high a security measure of compulsory evacuation of the vehicle to the penalty Parking" - it is told in the explanatory note.