Russian Federation

Federal Law No. 5485-1 of July 21, 1993, on State Secrets (as amended up to the Federal Law No. 377-FZ of December 21, 2013)

Year of Version:2014
Date of Text (Enacted):July 21, 1993
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:
This consolidated version of Federal Law No. 5485-1 incorporates all the amendments up to “Federal Law No. 377-FZ of December 21, 2013, on Amendments to Certain Laws of the Russian Federation”, which entered into force on January 3, 2014.
For the amendments introduced by the said Federal Law No. 377-FZ see the following provisions of Article 5, paragraph 4) under Section II of this consolidated version, relating to the list of intelligence services that make up state secrets:
-The first subparagraph in which the words “…ensuring the security of people to whom a decision has been taken for the measures of protection.” are added after the words “intelligence in the field of intelligence services, counter-intelligence and operative investigation activities;
-The subparagraph 3 is added.

Section IV, Article 24, the third paragraph of the consolidated version of Federal Law No. 5485-1 provides that state officials and private individuals may be temporarily restricted in their right, inter alia, to disclosure and use of discoveries and inventions containing information relating to state secrets.
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Закон Российской Федерации № 5485-1 от 21.07.1993 г. «О государственной тайне» (с изменениями, внесенными в соответствии с Федеральным законом № 377-ФЗ от 21 декабря 2013 г.) Закон Российской Федерации  № 5485-1 от 21.07.1993 г. «О государственной тайне» (с изменениями, внесенными в соответствии с Федеральным законом № 377-ФЗ от 21 декабря 2013 г.), Complete document (pdf) [183 KB] Закон Российской Федерации  № 5485-1 от 21.07.1993 г. «О государственной тайне» (с изменениями, внесенными в соответствии с Федеральным законом № 377-ФЗ от 21 декабря 2013 г.), Complete document (htm) [116 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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