Article 212. Subjects of the right of ownership.
1. In the Russian Federation recognized private, state, municipal and other forms of ownership. 2. Property may be owned by citizens and legal entities, as well as the Russian Federation, constituent entities of the Russian Federation, and municipal formations. 3. Features of the acquisition and termination of ownership of property, possession, use and disposal of them, depending on whether the property is owned by a citizen or legal entity, owned by the Russian Federation, a subject of the Russian Federation or a municipality, can be established only by law. The law defines the types of property that can only be in state or municipal property. 4. The rights of all owners are protected equally.
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