The initiator of the bill was the LDPR faction.
The head of the State Duma's Committee on Labor and Veterans, Yaroslav Nilov, has proposed an initiative to introduce an annual payment before New Year's holidays for retirees.
As noted with reference to his words Ura.ru, the order was previously given by the leader of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia Vladimir Zhirinovsky. The document has already been prepared and submitted to the Cabinet of Ministers for review.
According to the bill, the payment should be made to all retirees, whether they work or not, including Russians who receive insurance, state and military pensions .
The key is equality of all categories. The payout should not put “some retirees in a more advantageous position over others.” »
The amount of the 13th pension is proposed equal to the pension received by retirees.
in the explanatory note. He claims a 9% rise in inflation and a subsequent drop in the standard of living of elderly Russians.
He also mentions pre-New Years spending that people can't get around.
So, attention from According to the authors of the project, the sides of the state to this category of the population during this period are simply necessary.
Earlier, Topnews wrote that since December 1 three categories of pensioners in Russia increased its pensions.