The main topics of the conversation are the Constitution and the rules of the game in the state.
Guests of the program are members of the State Duma Committee on Legislation and Judicial Reform Viktor Sheinis (Yabloko) and Anatoly Lukyanov (CPRF).
Constitution of the Russian Federation in 1993 and its shortcomings.
Weakness of the Russian parliament and three different drafts of the Constitution.
The role of the Constitution in the consolidation of society.
VL Sheinis's profile.
Difficulties in changing the Constitution.
Wil Kikot, comments to the discussion.
The Constitution of Russia and other countries, similarities and differences.
The law on the procedure for amending the Constitution and veto the president.
AI Lukyanov on the violation of the provisions of the Constitution in Russia.
The profile of A.I. Lukyanov.
VL Sheinis on the development of laws and the conflict of the State Duma with the Federation Council.
Expert Council on State and Municipal Management of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Larisa Efimova on the "Law on the Procedure for Forming the Federation Council".
Disadvantages of the Constitution, complicating the work of the Duma.
VL Sheinis on the list of amendments prepared for discussion.
AI Lukyanov about the nature of power.
Consultant of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Oleg Rumyantsev on why the separation of powers does not work.
The illegitimate Constitution is the lesser of evils.
Lukyanov AI - Soviet party, state and political figure, Doctor of Law, Honored Lawyer of the Russian Federation. Sheinis V.L. - doctor of economic sciences, professor, public and political figure. Kikot V.A. - Candidate of Law, Head of the Sector of the Institute for System Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Advisor to the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation. Rumyantsev O.G. - Candidate of Legal Sciences, State and Social and Political Leader.