Elections are held throughout the territory and in all regions of the Russian Federation.The procedure is organized by a special body - the Central Election Commission (CEC) of the Russian Federation.Assist in the preparation and processing of votes territorial and precinct election commissions.
election date is announced by the Council of the Federation not later than 90 days.Typically, this day falls on the second Sunday of the month in which the previous elections were held.After the announcement of the date of starting the preparatory phase, during which made the nomination of candidates for the presidency.
For a successful nomination citizen must meet certain requirements, which makes the CEC.Nominee to be a member of a polit
ical party that has the right to participate and to nominate members to the election process.The candidate can be an ordinary citizen, who has the support of the initiative group, having the number of at least 500 people.Samovydvizhenets must gather in his support of 100 thousand. Signatures in different regions of the Russian Federation.If the candidate is nominated by a political party that has the right to allocate parliamentary seats, the collection of signatures is not required.
Upon registration must be submitted to the CEC signature lists with voter signatures, document payment printing of signature sheets, the protocol with the results of the signature collection and the list of persons who helped to collect votes.You also need to present a financial report on the campaign.On his decision to register a candidate committee reports within 10 days after filing.
The date assigned by the Federation Council held a vote on a specially-equipped polling stations using anonymous ballots, is a list of running for the presidency.The voter is invited to vote only for one of the listed candidates.The completed ballot citizen falls into the ballot box.
results counted by territorial bodies of the electoral commission and monitored by the CEC.President-Elect - The candidate who receives more than 50% of the votes of all the voters who took part in the procedure.
If the counting process no one passed the 50% threshold, a second stage of voting.It is carried out among the candidates for whom voted most citizens.The whole procedure of the election and the counting of votes is the same as in the first phase.The winner in the elections, the candidate who has voted in the second round a larger number of voters.