The Republic of Tatarstan drafting board


To provide for well-organized and timely drafting of the Russian Federation citizens, residing in the Republic of Tatarstan, for military service, in accordance with the Federal law "On military duty and military service", the President of the Republic of Tatarstan decreed on March 14th, 2005 (decree number N UP-86) to establish a drafting board of the Republic of Tatarstan, and to approve its acting and reserve members.

The drafting board of the region-subject of Russian Federation:

  • organizes a medical check-up of citizens, which are not reservists, drafted for military service, before directing them to respective areas of military service, as well as supplementary medical examination of citizens, declared free from obligatory military service due health conditions, as well as those declaring disagreement with conclusions on their fitness for military service;
  • conducts methodic guidance to local drafting commissions;
  • oversees correctness of providing citizens with permission to delay fulfilling, as well as altogether freeing from drafting to obligatory military service;
  • oversees whether citizens are well-chosen for military service in various kinds and branches of Russian Federation Armed Forces, other military establishments and authorities;
  • reviews complaints of citizens, drafted for military service, regarding decisions made by local drafting commissions.

Drafting for military service is organized by military commissariats and conducted by drafting commissions, established in municipal districts, city districts and urban territories of the cities of federal significance.

Drafting board of the region-subject of the Russian Federation has the right to reverse decisions of the lower-level drafting commissions.

Chairman of the drafting commission of the Republic of Tatarstan is Mr. Rustam Minnikhanov, the President of the Republic of Tatarstan.