|Name:||Federal Law No. 323-FZ of 21 November 2011 on Basics of Health Protection of the Citizens in the Russian Federation as amended to 29 December 2015.|
|Subject(s):||Social security (general standards)|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Legislation On-Line Federation Council of the Russian Federation, Russian Federation PDF in Russian (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2016-07-14)
|Abstract/Citation:||Sets general principles (Chapter I); general principles of health protection (Chapter II); competencies of federal state bodies, governments of subjects of the Russian Federation and local self-governments in the sphere of health protection (Chapter III); rights and duties of citizens in this sphere (Chapter IV); organization of health protection (Chapter V); health protection of mother and child, family and reproductive health affairs (Chapter VI); medical expertise and certification (Chapter VII); medical measures taken in case of human death (Chapter VIII); medical and pharmacy workers, medical organizations (Chapter IX); programme of state guarantees for free medical aid to citizens (Chapter X); financial provision in the sphere of health protection (Chapter XI); control management, responsibility in this sphere (Chapter XII, XIII); final provisions (Chapter XIV).
Repeals the Principles of Legislation No. 5487-I on health protection of the citizens of 22 July 1993 (Vedomosti Sjezda Narodnikh Deputatov Rossijskoj Federacii I Verkhovnovo Soveta Rossijskoj Federacii, 1993, No.33, p. 1318).
Establishes several dates of gradual entry into force: inter alia, part 3 of article 58, part 2 of article 64 enter into force on 1 January 2015; para 2 of part 1, para 2 of part 3 of article 15 enter into force on 1 January 2018; parts 1-4, 6,7 of article 69 enter into force on 1 January 2016.