On October 1, 2019, the norms of the Law of April 5, 2013 No. 44-FL “On Contract systems in the sphere of procurement of goods, works and services for provisioning governmental and municipal needs” became inoperative. These norms obliged customers to formulate a procurement plan. New edition of Art. 16 of Law No. 44-FL is effective from the indicated date. According to the new edition, procurement planning is carried out by customers through the formation of the schedule. Maintenance of the procurement plan is canceled. Accordingly, procurement plans for 2020 are not being formed. The Articles 17 and 21 of Law No. 44-FL have become inoperative.
Schedules are formed for a period. This period corresponds to the duration of the federal law on the federal budget for the next financial year and target period, federal laws on the budgets of state off-budget funds, the law of the subject of the Russian Federation on the budget of the subject of the Russian Federation, the laws of the subject of the Russian Federation on the budgets of territorial state off-budget funds, the municipal legal act of the representative body of the municipality on the local budget, according to paragraph 5 of Article 1 Federal Law of May 1, 2019 No. 71-FL ”
On Contract systems in the sphere of procurement of goods, works and services for provisioning governmental and municipal needs”. To sum up, since October 1, 2019, procurement planning is carried out through the formation, approval and maintenance of schedules. Purchases that are not provided for in the schedules cannot be carried out.