December 12, a souvenir sheet “Constitution of the Russian Federation” is to be issued

The Constitution of the Russian Federation is the supreme regulatory document of the Russian Federation. It was adopted on December 12, 1993.
The Constitution has the superior legal force strengthening the fundamentals of Russia’s constitutional and government system, formation of representative, executive and judicial authorities, as well as the local government system, rights and freedoms of man and the citizen.

The postage stamp depicts the cover page of the Constitution of the Russian Federation; the souvenir sheet margins have the text of Chapter 1, Clause 1 of the Constitution; the Senate Palace, the state flag and the RF President V. Putin’s quotation.

A FDC with cancellation is to be issued as well.

Design: S. Ulyanovskiy.
Face value: 50 rub.
Size of sheet: 130х85 mm, size of stamp: 37х50 mm.
Circulation: 80 thousand souvenir sheets.

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