The state Duma adopted the law on the direction seized from the corrupt funds to the FIU
MOSCOW, 27 Sep — RIA Novosti. The state Duma adopted the law on the inclusion in revenues of the budget of the Pension Fund of Russia (PFR) confiscated from corrupt money.
The document relates to the budget revenues of PFR from 2019 confiscated monies obtained through the Commission of corruption offences as well as money from the sale of confiscated property obtained through the Commission of such offences.
The Federal Treasury at the request of developers of the bill predicted the possible receipt of such funds 2019-2024 years in the amount of 1.8 billion rubles, explained last week, one of its authors, the first Deputy head of the faction “United Russia” Andrei Isayev.
However, he stressed that this amount is arbitrary, because no one can predict how much money will be confiscated by the court decision from corrupt officials in the next six years. But here is important the principle that confiscated from corrupt officials, the money will be spent focused on the solution of social problems was noted.
The law will allow to send to the FIU budget confiscated funds corrupt, so the money could be used for the payment of pensions and tackle the issues that face the Fund in light of the upcoming changes in pension legislation, commented to RIA Novosti, first Deputy Chairman of the Committee on budget and taxes Gleb Choir.