The adoption of pension reform social pension in Ukraine will increase by almost 423 UAH and will amount to 1.37 thousand UAH. About this informed the head of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on social policy, employment and pension provision Lyudmila Denisova.
Help. The social pension is a government payment that bears on a regular basis, which is paid to citizens, recognized as disabled who, due to any reason are not entitled to insurance pension.
“For many years almost a million of our citizens, if they did not have adequate experience or for other reasons, received a pension of 940 UAH, and this law it is changing almost on 423 UAH. They will receive no less than 1373 UAH”, – said Denisov.
From 1 October, according to the bill, there will be a modernizing of pensions based on wage (more than 3764 UAH). According to Denisova, is almost three times more than it was.
According to the Vice-Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko, the minimum pension in Ukraine from October 1 may rise to 1452 UAH, but not before 1373 UAH, as previously planned.
Earlier it was reported that the minimum guaranteed pension in Ukraine, in the case of the adoption of the pension reform by the Verkhovna Rada to increase by 11 per cent to $ 1452 UAH.
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The draft law “On amendments to some legislative acts of Ukraine on increasing the pensions” adopted by the Verkhovna Rada on 13 July 2017 in the first reading. In the near future pending on second reading.
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Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman said that the bill will allow from 1 October 2017 to change the pension system and to eliminate the Pension Fund deficit. The retirement age at the same time, according to the Prime Minister, remains unchanged.
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