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SOURCE:   Philological Sciences. Issues of Theory and Practice. Tambov: Gramota, 2017. № 8. Part 2. P. 78-82. ISSN 1997-2911.
SCIENTIFIC AREA: Philological Sciences
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Borisova Lidiya Aleksandrovna
Voronezh State University

Abstract. The article is devoted to the description of certain genre peculiarities of the Russian-language legislative text and their preservation in the translation into English. The author conducts the comparative analysis of two translations of the law "On Credit Histories" in order to identify language means that allow representing the specificity of the Russian legislative technique. The analysis makes it possible to state that the language means chosen by the translator do not always ensure the accuracy and consistency of the original text.
Key words and phrases: юридический перевод, перевод законов, законодательная техника, язык законов, типовые формулировки законов, официально-деловой стиль, legal translation, translation of laws, legislative technique, language of laws, standard wordings of laws, official style.
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