Evgeni SHEVCHENKO

Evgeni SHEVCHENKO
Evgeni SHEVCHENKO Member of the Central Election Commission of the Russian FederationPhoto and Video

Biography

Mr Shevchenko was born on 9 September 1972 in Moscow.

1996 – 2007 − assistant of a Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Counsellor of the Deputy Chairman of the State Duma, Head of the Secretariat of the Deputy Chairman of the State Duma.

2007 – 2011 − Member of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation with the right of a consultative vote.

2009 – 2016 − representative of the Political Party “PATRIOTS OF RUSSIA” in the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation.

2011 – 2016 − Member of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation with the right of a consultative vote.

On 3 March 2016 Mr Shevchenko was appointed as Member of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation.

State awards

The medal of the Order for Services to the Fatherland (II degree), the Medal "In Commemoration of the 300th Anniversary of Saint Petersburg”, the Badge of Honor of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation “For merits in organizing elections”.

Responsibilities

Mr Shevchenko coordinates the following activities:

1)

consideration of complaints on decisions and actions (inaction) of election commissions of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, their officials, complaints on decisions of district election commissions on elections of deputies of the state Duma of Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation on refusal in registration of candidates;

2)

organization of rapid response (visit to the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, additional checks, other forms of response) of the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation to incoming appeals (complaints) of representatives of political parties and other citizens about violations during election campaigns;

3)

participation in the formation of election commissions and referendum commissions of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation;

4)

interaction with public authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, local authorities on issues related to the preparation and conduct of elections and referendums, interaction with election commissions of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation;

5)

consideration of citizens' appeals;

6)

preparation of opinions on compliance of laws and other regulatory legal acts of constituent entities of the Russian Federation with the Federal Law "On basic guarantees of electoral rights and the right to participate in the referendum of citizens of the Russian Federation" and other federal laws regulating electoral rights and the right to participate in the referendum of citizens of the Russian Federation;

7)

monitoring of law enforcement activities and preparation of proposals to improve law enforcement practice and legislation.

8)

provision of information to voters, participants of the referendum on the terms and procedure of electoral actions, actions related to the preparation and conduct of the referendum, on the course of the election campaign, the referendum campaign, as well as on candidates, electoral associations, nominating candidates, lists of candidates, including the publication of the necessary printed materials;

9)

interaction with political parties, groups of voters to support candidates for the post of the President of the Russian Federation on their participation in the elections, including the certification of Federal candidate lists, lists of candidates for single-seat constituencies, registration of a group of voters to support candidates for the post of the President of the Russian Federation, registration of Federal candidate lists and candidates for the office of the President of the Russian Federation, registration of authorized representatives and proxies of political parties and candidates for the post of the President of the Russian Federation;

10)

interaction with the initiative groups for the referendum of the Russian Federation, including the registration of the initiative group for the referendum, the registration of its authorized representatives;

Interaction with constituent entities of the Russian Federation

The Republic of Bashkortostan, the Karachay-Cherkess Republic, the Republic of Karelia, the Primorye Territory, the Oryol Region, the Tambov Region, the Tula Region.

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