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    Legal Force of a Decision (Art. 79 of the FCL)
   
    The decision of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation shall be final and may not be appealed. The decision of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation passed on the outcome of the consideration of a case assigned for hearing in the session of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation shall come into force immediately upon pronouncement. The judgment of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation adopted under the procedure stipulated by Article 471 of the present Federal Constitutional Law shall come into force from the day of its publication in accordance with Article 78 of the present Federal Constitutional Law. Other decisions of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation come into force from the day of their adoption.
    The decision of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation shall be directly applicable and shall require no affirmation by other bodies and officials. The legal force of the judgment of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation deeming the act to be unconstitutional may not be overcome by the new adoption of the same act.
    The acts or individual provisions thereof found to be unconstitutional shall be null and void; international treaties of the Russian Federation pending their entry into force, found not to be in conformity with the Constitution of the Russian Federation shall not be brought into force and implemented. Decisions of courts and other bodies based on acts or individual provisions thereof found to be unconstitutional by the judgment of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation shall not be executed and shall be reviewed in the events stipulated by the federal law.
 
 



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