The state Duma will consider the draft law on introducing special labeling for drugs that must not be taken when driving a car. The bill was introduced by deputies from the liberal democratic party, writes “the parliamentary newspaper”. It is assumed that the instructions to drugs, is not recommended in the management of transport, as a warning for drivers will be posted traffic sign “movement is forbidden”.
It is, in particular, on the products containing phenobarbital and codeine, the turnover of which in Russia is limited. They can stay in the body from several days to several weeks, cause a worsening reaction time and attention of the driver, the authors of the bill. Now the instructions for these drugs there is no prohibition on driving when they are used either reads only need to be careful when driving a car.
“We decided to consolidate legislatively norm about placing of information on that, after some time, depending on the body weight you can safely control the vehicle so as not to incur administrative punishment, not to lose the right to control the vehicle did not come to a serious criminal consequences,” — said earlier, one of the authors of the initiative, the head of the Duma Committee on labor, lipolytica and veterans ‘ Affairs Yaroslav Nilov.
According to lawmakers, prohibiting road sign in the instructions for these drugs focuses drivers ‘ attention on the need to refrain from driving during the period of such drugs.