Izvestiya of Saratov University.
ISSN 1994-2540 (Print)
ISSN 2542-1956 (Online)


Theoretical and methodological analysis of the legal nature of public control

Introduction. In modern legal science, there is no universal and uniform approach to defining the concept of “public control”, which predetermines and actualizes the need for a detailed study of the legal nature of this phenomenon, its content and the functions that it performs in the state and society. Theoretical analysis. The analysis of doctrinal approaches to disclosing the content of public control, formed in the system of legal science, allows us to draw a conclusion about a differentiated definition of this phenomenon.

The role of propaganda in popularizing and preserving the all-Russian cultural identity of compatriots abroad

Introduction. As a result of the constitutional reform carried out in 2020, the basic law of the country was supplemented with new norms. They include the provisions of Part 3 of Article 69 of the Constitution of the Russian Federation, which enshrine guarantees of support for compatriots living abroad. This norm introduces a new category into constitutional legal circulation – “all-Russian cultural identity”, and its preservation is fixed as one of the areas of state activity.

Issues of legal regulation of import substitution of messengers in the state and municipal service

Introduction. Today, in the Russian Federation the authorities face the task of transition to domestic digital solutions at all levels of government. This issue is especially relevant in the conditions of economic sanctions. Theoretical analysis. According to the results of the analysis of the market of digital services that are used in the public authorities of the Russian Federation, we can conclude that in some categories there is still a dependence on the use of foreign solutions.

Dual and multiple citizenship in the Russian Federation: Prospects for the development of legal regulation

Introduction. After the legislative distinction between the concepts of “dual citizenship” and “multiple citizenship”, predicting the prospects for the development of legal regulation of social relations emerging in the field of dual and multiple citizenship, as well as development of practical proposals to consolidate the legal status of persons with multiple citizenship in the Russian Federation, becomes relevant. Theoretical analysis.

The bodies of the political police of the Saratov province in the late 19th – early 20th centuries: Institutional changes, areas of work and specifi cs of inter-provincial cooperation

Introduction. The relevance of the chosen research topic is of lasting importance, since the place, role and importance of the political police is always of paramount importance in order to ensure the security of the state and its power structures. Theoretical analysis. During the second half of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th centuries, the gendarmerie bodies underwent gradual reform and serious intradepartmental and interregional reorganization.

Probation and problems of its implementation in the Russian Federation

Introduction. On February 6, 2023, the Federal Law “On Probation in the Russian Federation” 10-FZ was adopted. The law is aimed at the effective inclusion of persons subject to criminal penalties into a law-abiding society, as well as at reducing the level of recidivism in the country.

Law, information society, digital sovereignty

Introduction. The rapid development of digital technologies has led to significant changes in various spheres of public life. The species classification of the modern world is based on the fact that the era of the information society is coming. Its characteristics were defined in the Okinawa Charter of the Global Information Society. Empirical analysis. The author presents an overview of the strategies for innovative technological development adopted in the Russian Federation under the influence of the development of digital technologies.

Authority and Individual in Rule-of-law State

Various approaches to relationship of state and Individual, and their interrelationship within rule-oflaw state have been discussed in the article. The author has made an attempt to single out the main political ideas of rule-of-law state stipulated in the Constitution of the Russian Federation.

Constitutional Objectives Specified in the Programs of Political Parties are Analyzed as Legislative Acts

Constitutional objectives of political parties, which won elections passed on December 2007, are analyzed in the present article. The notion «objective» is used as philosophic and ontological category. Special emphasis is laid to parties programs and their analysis, parties main objectives are revealed as constitutional acts. Parties’ ideological principles and their legal functions are taken into consideration as well.

The Critics Aimed to the Participation of Administrative Political Elites in Democratic Process: the Peculiarities of the Begging Stage

The article is devoted to the analysis of the contradictions in a structure of critics aimed to the participation of administrative political elites in democratic changes during “Perestroyka”. The peculiarities of the methodology of this critics and the theoretical argumentation are considered.