The Deputy batalina: decision on indexation of pensions adopted, in 2016 will increase twice

MOSCOW, October 9. Pensions in Russia in 2016 will be increased twice, in February and in autumn, the decision has been made.

This was written by the Chairman of the Duma Committee on labor, social policy and veterans Affairs Olga batalina in his he wrote on his page in Twitter.

“The decision was made: pension in 2016 will increase 2 times: in February and in autumn. The purpose of the two indexing schemes to increase pensions at the rate of inflation for 2015,” she notes.

It was decided that doindeksatsii (pensions during the second half of 2016) should be still associated with economic growth

Igor Shuvalov
first Deputy Prime Minister

Earlier this week Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev supported the initiative of United Russia to hold the second indexation of pensions of citizens in 2016.

What does the party “United Russia”

United Russia stand for “double” indexation of pensions in 2016 on the level of real inflation, previously said batalina.

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Commenting on the proposal of the Ministry of Finance on indexation of insurance pensions on 1 February, at 4%, the MP said that “to limit indexation of pensions such a quantity, cannot”. “We’re looking to increase funding to spend during the 2016 doindeksatsii the pension to the size of actual inflation to the values that we laid down in the law on insurance pensions”, – she emphasized.

“We understand that to do this early in the year, on 1 February, as it is today involves a Federal law that does not work, simply on the basis of the forecast of budget revenues, – declared the head of the Duma Committee. Then ready up to six months for this thread to go back, look, analyze the state of the Federal budget and increase the indexation of pensions to the index of price growth for the previous year, i.e., up to actual inflation.” Specific parameters will be discussed next Wednesday, October 7, at the meeting of the Duma United Russia party members with the party’s Chairman, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev