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  Features - A Guide to Russian Legal Research | LLRX.com
Federal Jurisdiction and Jurisdiction of the Federal Subjects of the Russian Federation
Federative relations were formed on the basis of the Constitution of the Russian Federation, the Federative Treaty and agreements between the federal center and the subjects of the federation.
Prosecutors of subjects of the Russian Federation are appointed by the Prosecutor-General of the Russian Federa
www.llrx.com /features/russia.htm   (9743 words)

 BioDiversity CRTC: National CBD Report for the Russia
In Russia, the most wide-spread and traditionally protected areas of top-priority for the national heritage and biological diversity conservation are state natural zapovedniks, national parks, state natural zakazniks, and natural monuments.
Areas of state biosphere zapovedniks may be added up with areas of biosphere test sites, including those with specific protection and operation regimes, to carry out scientific research, ecological monitoring and testing and implementation of rational nature-use methods that do not destroy environment and deplete biological resources.
Most of federal zakazniks are in the jurisdiction of the Department on protection and rational use of hunting resources under the RF Ministry of Agriculture and 10 - in the authority of the RF SCEP.
www.caspianenvironment.org /biodiversity/rus/part23.htm   (4048 words)

 GlobaLex - A Guide to Legal Research in Russia
The Russian Federation, or Russia[1], is the largest country in the world, bordering a number of the European countries (including Poland and the Baltic countries) to the west, Finland and the Arctic Ocean to the north, Asian countries (including China) to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the east.
The Council of the Federation (English access) is the upper chamber of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation consisting of two representatives from each Subject of the Russian Federation: one from the legislative and one from the executive body of the respective regional state authorities.
The federal laws are passed on the issues under the sole jurisdiction of the Russian Federation, as well as under the joint jurisdiction of the Russian Federation and the Subjects of the Russian Federation (those jurisdictions are explicitly defined by the Constitution of the Russian Federation).
www.nyulawglobal.org /globalex/Russia_Legal_Research.htm   (3022 words)

 Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Main articles: Subdivisions of Russia Federal districts of Russia Federal subjects of Russia Republics of Oblasts of Russia Krais of Russia Autonomous of Russia Autonomous Districts of Russia Federal of Russia.
Russia achieved a slight recovery in 1997 but that year's Asian financial crisis culminated in the August depreciation of ruble a debt default by the government a sharp deterioration in living standards for of the population.
Russia is fairly sparsely populated and has low average population density due to its size; population is densest in the European of Russia in the Ural Mountains area and in the south-eastern part Siberia.
www.freeglossary.com /Russia   (2393 words)

 Wikinfo | Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
With an area of 17,075,400 km², it is the largest country in the world, covering almost twice the territory of either Canada, China, or the United States.
Russia saw its economy contract for five years, as the executive and legislature dithered over the implementation of reforms and Russia's industrial base faced a serious decline.
Russia achieved a slight recovery in 1997, but that year's Asian financial crisis culminated in the August depreciation of the ruble, a debt default by the government, and a sharp deterioration in living standards for most of the population.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Russia   (2208 words)

Lists are organized by geographical areas & occasional topics, e.g., "dance." Special bibliographies are published as part of the journal on an irregular basis.
Although all listed recordings were produced in the United States, the content of these recordings includes music from many parts of the world.
This catalog lists 2000 tape recordings of early 20th century field recordings from parts of Europe, Asia, Africa, & Oceania which are preserved & available for listening or possible tape duplication at the Museum fur Volkerkunde in Berlin.
www.library.ucsb.edu /subjects/music/ethno.html   (3471 words)

 List of federal subjects of Russia by population - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of federal subjects of Russia by population
federal subjects of Russia in order of population according to the 2002 Census.
The total of all federal subjects is 145,166,731, which does not include nationals living abroad at the time of census.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_federal_subjects_of_Russia_by_population   (319 words)

 Federal Law on Information, Informatization, and the Protection of Information Enacted By the State Duma 25 January 1995
Federal agencies of state authority and agencies of state authority of the subjects of the Russian Federation form state information resources that are under their jurisdiction, and guarantee their use in conformity with the established competency.
Lists of the documented information that is to be submitted in a mandatory procedure and lists of the agencies and organizations that are responsible for collecting and processing federal information resources are approved by the Russian Federation Government.
Lists of personal data to be included as part of federal information resources, joint-jurisdiction information resources, and the information resources of subjects of the Russian Federation, the information resources of local self-government, as well as that which is received and collected by nonstate organizations, must be consolidated at the level of federal law.
www.fas.org /irp/world/russia/docs/law_info.htm   (5001 words)

 Russian Federation: Report: Part I: Descriptive Section: cont. 3   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The subjects of the Russian Federation according to their status and competence can approve laws in the field of education and other normative-legal acts which are not contradicting to the federal laws.
Except for the legislative acts of a federal level, the activity in the field of education (especially compulsory) is regulated at the subjects of Federation level.
In 1998 the agreements for cooperation were concluded in the field of education between federal educational bodies and heads of the executive authority of the 57 subjects of Federation..
www2.unesco.org /wef/countryreports/russia/rapport_1_2.html   (2942 words)

 Russia Subjects
The Russia List says that the leaders of Chita region and Aga Buryat autonomous province have initiated the merger process, that it is progressing quickly, and the merger may be complete by the end of 2006.
The federal okrug is a intermediate structure between the federal government and the government of a federal subject.
Russia is divided into one avtonomnaya oblast' (autonomous region); nine avtonomnyy okrug (autonomous province); two gorod ([federal] cities); seven kray (territory); 48 oblast' (region); and 21 respublika (republic).
www.statoids.com /uru.html   (4390 words)

 ipedia.com: Russia Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
With an area of 17,075,400 square kilometres, it is the largest country in the w...
With an area of 17,075,400 square kilometres, it is the largest country in the world, covering almost twice the territory of either Canada, China, or the United States.
The Russian Federation is a federative democracy with a president, directly elected for a four-year term, who holds considerable executive power.
www.ipedia.com /russia.html   (2195 words)

 Russian Government & Geography, New Regions - Johnson's Russia List 6-21-03
Surkov heads the "interdepartmental working group for preparing the formation of a new subject of the Russian Federation and substantiating the expediency of such a formation." The group is working out the mechanism for uniting the two subjects of the Russian Federation: the Perm region and the Komi-Permyak autonomous area.
The Ust-Orda Buryat autonomous area is one of the poorest regions in Russia.
The population of the Tyumen region (without the autonomous areas) is double that of the Khanty-Mansi autonomous area and the Yamal-Nenets autonomous area taken together.
www.cdi.org /russia/johnson/7231-12.cfm   (2682 words)

 Land Resources of Russia
On the Valdai Uplands in the north-east of European Russia, taiga landscapes (spruce forests, wetlands, meadows) are formed on the argillaceous moraine of oses and kames, fluvioglacial sands of the outwashed plain, and in river valleys.
Within Russia and adjacent countries, zonal steppe ecosystems have a broad geographic range that includes a southern part of the Russian Plain, south of West Siberian Lowlands, and intermountain hollows in the south of Central Siberia and Transbaikalia.
Asian Russia demonstrates semiarid and arid fragments on the Kazakhstan border, in hollows of the South Siberian mountains, in the south of Tuva and in Transbaikalia.
www.iiasa.ac.at /Research/FOR/russia_cd/biod_des.htm   (4836 words)

 Subdivisions of Russia
Although Russia is still a very centralized country, it is nominally a federation and these first order divisions have each a constitution and locally elected government and parlament — as they are also entitled to have each a flag, an anthem and a coat of arms.
The first is usually a rural area, while the others are urban nucleous with separate administration, being usually a “whole” on the map of the first.
All other areas (Aghin Buriatia, Evenkia, Yugra, Koryakia, Nenetsia, Perm’s Komia, Taymyr, Ust-Ord Buriatia and Yamal) were and remain dependent from another federation subject, though all 89 of them are considered to be federation subjects of their own (which is also most confusing).
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/ru-_misc.html   (1401 words)

 Duke University School of Law : Curriculum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Federal Courts highlights the many difficult issues resulting from the interface of federal and state courts, a topic that is introduced in the first year.
Offerings in the area of constitutional law (beyond the basic first-year course) and civil rights are both intellectually rich, exploring the tensions inherent in a "free" society, and relevant to a number of special professional pursuits, including federal court clerkships.
Study of these subjects thus resembles the practice of law, where clients' problems may be either highly specialized or require application in specialized contexts of law that law students encounter mostly in general courses such as torts or contracts.
www.law.duke.edu /curriculum/upper.html   (4336 words)

 UMich Documents Center
The Documents Center is a central reference and referral point for government information, whether local, state, federal, foreign or international.
Its web pages are a reference and instructional tool for government, political science, statistical data, and news.
Since February 18, 1996 this page has been accessed
www.lib.umich.edu /govdocs   (73 words)

 National Report of the Russian Federation for COP7, 1999
Wetland subjects are included in the courses on ecology conducted in the universities and in the biological and geographical departments of pedagogical institutes.
A list of transfrontier sites which are of importance for migratory species has been prepared under the CIS Agreement on Conservation and Wise Use of Migratory Birds and Mammals and their Habitats.
The Russian Federation is a Contracting Party to the CIS Agreement on Conservation and Wise Use of Migratory Birds and Mammals and their Habitats.
www.ramsar.org /cop7/cop7_nr_russia.htm   (6977 words)

 List of federal subjects of Russia by area - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Here is a list of the 88 federal subjects of Russia in order of size.
According to reports from the 2002 Census, the total area of Russia is 17,075,400 km² (6,592,849 mi²).
Wherever this is the case, the nesting region's area is given with all the nested components included.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_federal_subjects_of_Russia_by_area   (333 words)

 Systematic Research Collections: Mollusca   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
We would encourage any of the collections listed to provide a summary of their holdings or update an existing summary.
There is a list of the specimens in the Museum but not what is housed in Geology.
The collecting area is essentially restricted to the Canadian Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, and its surrounding continental shelf/slope waters to a depth of 4,000 m.
www.inhs.uiuc.edu /cbd/main/collections/mollusk_links/museumlist.html   (7923 words)

 Grants for Individuals : Area Studies
Despite historic changes that have taken place in Russia over the past decade, and its subsequent emergence into the global community, there are still too few experts in the United States with direct, meaningful experience in the modern business, government, public policy and cultural environment of the New Russia.
The symposium is scheduled for spring 2004 in the Washington, DC, area.
The NSEP enable outstanding graduate students to pursue specialization in area and language study or to add an important international dimension to their education.
www.lib.msu.edu /harris23/grants/3areastu.htm   (6637 words)

 UT Libraries - Policies - Map Collection
To provide map material in support of the University teaching and research at all levels and in all pertinent subject areas and to preserve important graphic interpretations of historical periods and geographic areas.
Maps are used most heavily by faculty and students in the fields of geography, geology, history, area studies, anthropology and archaeology, although there is considerable use of certain thematic maps by researchers in advertising, marketing, economics, public affairs, marine studies and many other subjects.
Current editions of atlases are sought and older editions of standard atlases are acquired very selectively as are early printings of atlases of primarily historical interest; reprints or facsimiles are preferred in the latter case.
www.lib.utexas.edu /admin/cird/policies/subjects/map.html   (1434 words)

Indeed, in the last ten years ‘Europe’ has dropped from the list of world regions of emphasis in favor of global topics, and there has been a tremendous increase in interest and research using computerized geographic information systems.
To save money, government departments may choose to publish their products in electronic format, placing the burden of printing either on the library or the patron; will to some extent privatize their publication to that purchase is necessary; or will halt publication/depository distribution altogether (for individual products, not as a whole).
A third trend is the usual shift in areas of current events interest.
www.lib.msu.edu /guides/subjects/geography/mapsgeog_colldev2.htm   (1054 words)

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