N.I. Ivanovsky, All-Russian Scientific and Research Institute for Records and Archives Management (VNIIDAD)
On Innovations in the Draft Federal Law “On Amendments to the Federal Law ‘On Information, Information Technologies and Information Protection’ and Certain Legislative Acts”

Abstract: The process of digitalization of society and state affects the electronic document flow adoption. In this context the draft law on amending a number of legislative acts of the Russian Federation with regard to the introducing concept of converting electronic documents and creating duplicate documents is considered. The provisions of the bill are seen in terms of their close relation to records management and archive administration. In conclusion the need for taking into account the current version of the document while developing draft regulatory and methodological documents in related issues even in case of law non-acceptance is indicated.

Keywords: archival storage, conversion, digitization, electronic document.