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Institutions of Direct Democracy in the System of Local Self- Government in the Russian Federation
The paper is devoted to the institutions of direct democracy at the local level. The purpose of the study is to provide information about the current status of implementation of modern technologies in democratic process and international standards in national legal system at the municipal level. The main research methods used are comparative-legal and historical-legal methods, so the structure of the study is determined by these methods. The paper is divided into three parts that cover all aspects of institutes of direct democracy from historic to current status. The anticipated results are further simplification of democratic process by lessening various forms of direct democracy and implementing modern technologies, for example, online service to make a petition.