The Ministry has considered unattainable the promised increase in pensions with more gentle changes of the law
The Ministry commented on the idea of raising the retirement age for women for five years instead of eight.
Moscow. July 11. INTERFAX.RU Deputy Minister of labour and social protection Andrei Pudov has declared that if the parameters of raising the retirement age to mitigate, in particular, to reduce the threshold of retirement for women, the estimated rate of growth of pensions to provide will fail.
“We did not put in the options of increasing the pensions of other approaches related to the size change of the age,” Pounds said to journalists on Wednesday, commenting on the fact that in the process of consideration of the bill the parameters of raising the retirement age for women can be mitigated.
According to him, if you change the retirement age in the government bill “changes the settings of increase of pensions.”
Answering the question of “Interfax”, whether in the case of reducing the bill is the retirement age for women from 63 to 60 years reduced the announced growth in pensions, Pounds answered in the affirmative. “This draw a conclusion, it is obvious,” — said Deputy Minister of labour.
Earlier Wednesday, a source in the Russian Parliament has informed “Interfax” that the bill to raise the retirement age there is a major change to the first reading in the state Duma of the Russian Federation, and in considering amendments, the threshold of retirement of women may be reduced. “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.”
Another source said that 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.