The work of the state Duma in 2017 will cost 10 billion rubles

The state Duma on the work in 2017 will receive from the Federal budget over 10 billion rubles. On Thursday, January 26, reports “Interfax”.

According to the draft budget available to the Agency, on maintenance of activity of deputies and their assistants are expected to allocate 4 billion 846 million rubles. It also takes into account the cost of payroll assistants to deputies of the state Duma who work in the regions.

For the operation of the lower house of Parliament is expected to allocate 5 billion 82 million rubles. To the payment of contributions to international parliamentary organizations draft budget shows the amount of 80.1 million rubles. These amounts, according to “Interfax”, was approved by the Committee on budget and taxes and Committee on rules.

The day before, 25 January, Duma speaker Vyacheslav Volodin said that last year, the chamber was returned to the Russian budget of about 800 million rubles, the savings, including reducing the salaries and travel expenses. What is the General cost of the work of the Parliament, was not specified.

2 last December, the state Duma adopted a bill to increase the number of deputies and assistants of the Fund for their remuneration. Now the chosen one can recruit seven aides — two more than before. To pay to the MPs will not stand out of 165 thousand rubles per month, as before, and 230 thousand.