The head of Yakutia, Aisen Nikolaev, on his Instagram page reported that Vyacheslav Shtyrov was appointed State Councillor to the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
September 28, in connection with the empowerment of a member of the Federation Council, Egor Borisov was dismissed from his post as State Councillor to Yakutia.
January 3, 2002 Vyacheslav Shtyrov was elected President of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) in the second round of elections (received 52.25% of the vote). January 27, 2002, he took office.
In 2006, at 38th (extraordinary) plenary meeting, on the proposal of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, the State Assembly (Il Tumen) of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) vested Vyacheslav Shtyrov with the powers of the President of the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic for a period of five years. January 27, 2007 Vyacheslav Shtyrov officially took office as President of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) for a second term.
On May 31, 2010, it became known that President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on the early termination of the powers of President of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Vyacheslav Shtyrov.
Since June 2010 - Representative in the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation from the executive body of the government of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
From November 2010 - Deputy Chairman of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.