Nicking Ano «Digital Economics» took bills associated with digital assets, smart contracts, crowdfunding, electronic notary, to the list of priority and requiring approval by the State Duma in the near future.
Assistant to the President of the Russian Federation Andrei Belousov said that this package must be approved to the current session or at the beginning of the spring. He also called bills on electronic signatures and archives no less important, so after final approvals, active work will begin with the State Duma for their adoption in early 2019.
In the discussion of the program «Digital Economics», not only representatives of government departments, but also business took part. They concluded that the formation of clear standards in this area will allow you to create new investment paths, in parallel increasing transparency of transactions and protecting the rights of the parties, will reduce costs and reduce the time to coordinate documentation and agreements, as well as get rid of paper carriers to confirm rights and automate Execution of contracts.
With regard to the regulation of electronic office work, it was decided to continue consideration of this issue in separate pilot projects. Many countries began to forcing the process of coordination of legal norms in the field of digital economy, after this at the recent summit