Age of women retiring in the bill can reduce up to 60 years

Age of women retiring in the bill can reduce up to 60 years

Moscow. July 11. INTERFAX.RU — the Bill on raising the retirement age will not undergo major changes for the first reading in the State Duma of the Russian Federation, and in considering amendments, the threshold of retirement of women may be lowered, have informed “Interfax” on Wednesday a source in the Russian Parliament.

“In the first reading will consider the document in its current form,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

However, according to him, when discussing the amendments “parameters for retirement can be adjusted”.

“Discusses a variant in which the release time women’s pensions can be reduced by two to three years to 60 years,” the source said. He stressed that “no final decision yet, and much will depend on the discussion document on the expert level.”

Several members familiar with the process of working on a legislative initiative of the government, in an interview with “Interfax” also said that the bill will be amended. “Perhaps, in the decree of the state Duma, which will be adopted in the first reading, we present the main directions of work on this bill in preparation for the second reading — it will fall,” — said one of interlocutors of the Agency.

Another source said the “real opportunity to reduce the demand level for the age of retirement of women from 63 to 60 years.”

According to him, chances for adjusting the position of the draft law, under which the right of retirement two years ahead will get having the big insurance experience — 45 years (men) and 40 years (women).

“I know, discussed the possibility of reducing these figures,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

The need for clarification of some norms of the bill are actually confirmed held the discussion at the meeting of the Presidium of the faction “United Russia”, which took place on 9 July with the participation of the head of Ministry of labor Maxim Topilin.

“The deputies asked questions in fact, trying to figure out how much it will “cost” to the budget of the specific innovations and what will ultimately be the effect of the pension reform. What is the real increase in pensions, taking into account expected inflation. A “minus” will give sick pay to their increase is to be expected”, — told “Interfax” on Monday the conversation one of the participants.