The city of Moscow, the Kremlin. Ya. S. Nasriddinov opens a joint meeting of the Council of the Union and the Council of Nationalities of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. Presentations are made by: N. K. Baibakov, V. F. Garbuzov. At the presidium of the session: Leonid I. Brezhnev, A. N. Kosygin, N. V. Podgorny, M. A. Suslov, K. T. Mazurov, D. S. Polyansky, Yu. V. Andropov, A. Ya. Pelshe. Deputies are present in the hall: L.A. Kulidzhanov, A.S. Yakovlev, M.A.Lavrentyev, A.N. Tupolev, M.V. Keldysh, G.T.Beregovoy, K.A.Fedin, N. S Tikhonov and others. L. I. Brezhnev and N. V. Podgorny talk with the deputies on the sidelines of the session; among them - S.V. Mikhalkov.