The Ministry has proposed to allow to give officials gifts worth 3 thousand rubles

The Ministry has made a proposal to allow civil servants to receive gifts worth more than three thousand roubles, provided that it will be products of national art crafts (NHP). The Department believes that the state should support domestic producers. On Monday, August 14, write “news”.

Industry representatives claim government restrictions do not provide the ability to give officials the highly artistic products, so they are forced to substitute cheap foreign counterparts.

To date, the Ministry has developed a draft “road map” for the preservation, revival and development of the NHP. The document was commissioned by President Vladimir Putin after a meeting with representatives of business associations in the Novgorod region in may this year.

In the “road map” proposed to increase the maximum value of gifts that you can give civil servants in the framework of events if the gift refers to the artistic crafts. It is noted that for this you need to make changes to the Civil code. Also, according to the bill, should be worked out the mechanism of state purchases of products nkhp without an auction.

“We are now digitized the entire archive of such articles. Make it open to any state customers could see and buy them without competition. The motion vector is clear: with the help of government agencies will gain a solid amount of order”, — quote “Izvestia” press-Secretary of Minister of industry and trade, Zalina Kornilov.

According to the Chairman of the Board of the Association “National art crafts of Russia” Gennady Drozhzhin, the industry has long tried to achieve, within the framework of public procurement for social events bought Handicrafts, and such gifts were not limited in price. He stressed that three thousand rubles to buy only dolls.

In January 2014, the Russian government ordered officials to notify the special structure in state organizations about received gifts. According to regulations, civil servants may not receive gifts worth three thousand rubles. If the price of the gift above, it is considered Federal property.