The health issue of President Boris Yeltsin, who is in the hospital, is being raised.
Options are considered for replacing the head of state in the event of a serious illness, in accordance with the procedure provided for by the constitution.
It is said about the failure of this law.
Viktor Ilyukhin points out that he was offered a bill that would prescribe the passage of a medical commission without fail, to individuals who are applying for high state posts.
He is against the so-called institute of presidency in Russia.
The Chechen issue is seen through the prism of missed opportunities to resolve the conflict by peaceful means.
The issue of the right given to the subjects of the federation to have its own legislative bodies is raised.
Viktor Ilyukhin calls the constitution adopted in 1993 not legitimate.
Indicates a flaw, says that it was adopted by the minority.
Ilyukhin Victor - deputy, chairman of the Russian State Duma's Committee for Security. Baturin Yuri - Assistant to the President of the Russian Federation for National Security.