proposal in State Duma for April 19, 2011
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Sat Apr 16 15:50:51 UTC 2011
> Just to reconfirm, that all regions in Russia kept time zones unchanged
> (plus DST). Irkutsk didnt't switched to Krasnoyarsk Time Zone.
> Here are 4 maps with Russian Time Zones in relation to World Time Zones (for
> example, Moscow Time Zone UTC+3 green color will be UTC+4 blue color during
> winter time):
> (in Russian).
> I won't be surprised if there will be additional time adjustments in Russia
> winter 2011. Otherwise, for example, Kaliningrad Time zone UTC+3 will be the
> only time zone in Europe (when DST ends in Europe on Oct 30, 2011) surrounded
> by nearby regions (Poland UTC+1 and Lithuania UTC+2)...
> Alexander Krivenyshev,
There is a proposal in State Duma to adopt Russian new Bill 509727-5
"On the Calculation of time" on April 19, 2011.
The document, among other things, will provide the legislation to abolish
Daylight Saving Time in Russia.
According to RIA Novosti (in Russian)
State Duma documents (in Russian):
More information about the tz