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Khabarovsk MP introduced a bill on elections of the Governor

The Deputy of the Khabarovsk regional Duma Pyotr Yemelyanov has introduced in regional Parliament the bill that the candidate for the post of Governor of the region may be the only one who lived in the region for at least 10 years.

"Today, using the right of legislative initiative, I introduced a bill on amendments to the Charter of Khabarovsk Krai. I believe that the Governor of the region can only be lived in the region for at least 10 years. For which Khabarovsk Krai is home who knows about the life and problems of our residents firsthand," wrote Emelyanov in your account in Instagram.

He expressed the hope that other MPs will support him.

"The bill was introduced. Sessions start in September, but when the project will be examined and if he passes the examination is unknown," - said RIA Novosti the representative of the Duma.

Earlier Emelyanov left the liberal democratic party.

The former head of the Khabarovsk Krai Sergey Furgala was detained July 9, employees SK and FSB, he is charged with involvement in the activities of local criminal gangs and the killings in 2000-ies. Immediately after the detention of the head of region has sent to Moscow. Moscow's Basmanny court arrested him for two months, contains Furgal in the SIZO "Lefortovo", pleads not guilty. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin on 20 July Furgala sent in resignation in connection with loss of trust. Acting head of the region appointed the Deputy of the state Duma from LDPR Mikhail Degtyarev.

Elections of the Governor of the region can take place in September 2021.