The state Duma adopted in the third final reading a law prohibiting the when you register the name of the child to use numbers, swear words, punctuation and position are indicated on the website of the lower house of Parliament.
On the adoption of the law left a year – Senator Valentina Petrenko introduced a bill to the state Duma on 20 April 2016.
According to the amendments, which the law contributes to the Family code, the name of the child is not allowed to use digits, alphanumeric symbols, numerals, symbols and non-letters characters (except hyphen), and also swear words, instructions on positions and titles.
In addition, the child’s surname is determined by the parents ‘ surname. Children can be given the name of the father, mother or a hyphenated surname. The sequence of the names of father and mother in the formation of double last names from full-blood brothers and sisters cannot be changed.
The law is aimed at protecting the rights of children and seeks to protect them from excessive “ingenuity” on the part of the parents ‘ names. Still in the registry office could not refuse to register the child’s name because of the name.
Senator in the explanatory note to the document referred to the statistics of the registry offices of the city of Moscow, which is conducted since 1998, and registered among the unusual male names Nicholas-Nikita-the Nile, Histaminase, Dolphin, Yaroslav-Lutobor, Luke-the Happiness of Summerset ocean, while female – April, Pauline-Pauline, Princess Danielle, Dawn-Saranich, Alyosha-Caprino, Ocean, Sofia-the Sun.