Ivan KODITSA, Chairman, Presidium, Moldavia Supreme Soviet, and Deputy Chairman, Presidium, USSR Supreme Soviet, since 1951. Member and Bureau member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Moldavia, since 1951; member, Central Auditing Commission, Communist Party of the Soviet Union, since 1961. Order of Lenin; Order of Red Banner of Labor. Member, Communist Party, since 1927.
Deputy, Moldavia Supreme Soviet of 1951, 1955 and 1959 convocation. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1954 and 1958 convocation. 1920-1923 in Red Army.
1926-1929 executive Trade-Union posts. 1930-1934 in Central Committee, Trade-Union of Agriculture Workers. 1934-1937 Chief Secretary, Trade-Union of Poultry Sovkhoz Workers.
1938-1948 Chief, Personnel and Payroll Dept, later Assistant Chief, Main Personnel Board, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Confectionery Industry. 1941-1942 Director, confectionery plant in Saratov. 1942-1944 Chief, Political Department, “Udamik” Sovkhoz.
Later managed a sovkhoz in Saratov Oblast. 1944-1950 worked for Central Committee, Communist Party (Bolsheviks) Moldavia. 1950-1951 Moldavia Minister of Local Industry.