Article 16. Compensation of damages caused by state bodies and bodies of local self-government.
Losses caused to a citizen or legal entity as a result of illegal actions (inaction) of state bodies, local governments or officials of these bodies, including the publication of an act of a state body or local government that does not comply with the law or other legal act, shall be reimbursed by the Russian Federation, relevant subject of the Russian Federation or municipality.
References to other articles of chapter 2. The emergence of civil rights and obligations, the exercise and protection of civil rights: