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The Ivanovo government said about the failed experiment with the alcolocks

Authorities in Ivanovo region in 2010 tried to introduce the breathalyzer on school buses, but later considered this initiative inadvisable, since the drivers still pass pretrip physical examination and a breathalyzer are expensive, says the response of the government of the region on the request of RIA Novosti.

Previously, the newspaper "Kommersant" with reference to the minutes of the meeting in the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation said that the Ministry before the end of the year plans to develop the concept of mass adoption in Russia alcolocks devices lock the ignition in the detection of alcohol vapor in exhalation of the driver, the Agency will examine the question of how to encourage automakers to install the devices in cars.

Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on economic policy Valery Vasiliev told RIA Novosti that, in his opinion, when it comes to school buses, transport people, "to install the alcolocks should immediately".

According to the government of the Ivanovo region, in August 2010, 47 (149) school buses of the region as the experiment was installed breathalyzer - electronic system to determine the level of sobriety. "However, further implementation of this project has been suspended because municipalities are not funding was secured for this purpose: the cost of the system "breathalyzer" about 50 thousand rubles for one bus