Russian President Dmitry Medvedev signed the law on amendments to the federal law On Russian Highways State Company and on amendments to individual Russian laws. Besides, he signed article 3 of the Russian law On the coming into force of the Land Code of the Russian Federation.
The amendments to the documents expand the list of grounds for the reservation of land for Avtodor activities. Besides, the amended law stipulates that land plots provided to the state company on a lease basis shall be included into federal property. The Russian Highways State Company enjoyed the possibility to reserve land plots at road shoulders for the construction of servicing facilities.