The new amendment requires applicants for government jobs to disclose crypto money they have obtained in foreign countries.
They will also be required to report their cryptocurrency investments and assets from now onwards. It comes as part of the new code of conduct.
The new Russian law ‘On Digital Currencies’ uses the term “digital financial assets” to refer to all cryptocurrencies and crypto assets.
The regulation will cover candidates running for seats in state and municipal authorities, and representatives of political parties, who are nominated for the highest posts.