Today the Audit Chamber of the Russian Federation will submit its reportdevoted to the 2003 budget draft to the State Duma. More than 100 auditorsof the Audit Chamber and specialists of the Russian Finance Ministry havetaken part in elaborating on this report. The work on this document startedin April 2002. As it was reported earlier, the government approved the 2003budget draft on August 15, 2002 and it was submitted to the lower house ofthe Russian parliament on August 26, 2002..
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