12 December 2013, Thursday, 16:59

Election funds for the election of deputies to the State Assembly of Bashkortostan received more than 123 million rubles - CEC RB

author: Galiya Nabieva

The total amount of cash flows to the election funds for the election of deputies to the State Assembly — Kurultay RB totaled 123.69 million rubles, the Chairman of the Auditing Service at republican CEC Nailya Altynova informs.

The CEC explained that the total amount included revenues to the funds of regional branches of political parties — 64 million 947 thousand rubles, funds of candidates — 58 million 753 thousand rubles. Own funds of electoral associations, candidates totaled 57 million rubles. Voluntary donations of legal entities exceeded 43 million rubles — 28.6 percent of total revenues. The donations of citizens amounted to 13 million rubles (10 percent).

At the meeting the amount of payments that fell under the Article 71 of the Code on Elections RB was also announced. 1.1 million rubles were received from individuals and legal bodies which are prohibited from making donations, and from citizens who failed to indicate all necessary details in payment documents. 1.3 million rubles were returned from the election funds. This sum includes and eligible payments returned to the donators according to decisions of a regional branch of a party or a candidate himself.