The Cabinet will discuss raising the retirement age a number of categories of citizens


MOSCOW, October 22. The government of the Russian Federation will hold a meeting on Thursday, where in particular it is planned to discuss the situation with road safety in the Russian Federation and measures on its improvement.

As stated in the press service of the Cabinet, it is also planned to consider amendments to article 333.33 of the Tax code; changes to certain legislative acts in terms of increasing the retirement age for certain categories of citizens; the amendments to the law on compulsory social insurance in case of temporary disability and maternity; the amendments to the law on safety of hydraulic structures.

In addition, members of the Cabinet of Ministers will discuss the draft on the ratification of several international instruments: in particular, on ratification of the Protocol on amendments and additions to the agreement between Russia and Kazakhstan on the terms of use and rental of the test site Sary-Shagan and maintenance of Priozersk; and on ratification of the Protocol between the two governments on amendments to the lease of the test site Sary – Shagan.

In addition, prepared to discuss another block of projects of ratification, in particular on ratification of the Protocol on amendments and additions to the agreement between Russia and Kazakhstan on the procedure of use of the 929-th State flight testing centre (objects and combat fields located on the territory of Kazakhstan) of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation on ratification of the Protocol between the two governments on amendments to the agreement on the lease of objects and fighting fields 929-th State flight test center.

In addition, at the meeting planned to discuss the issue of representation to the President of the Russian Federation proposals on signing the agreement with Armenia on the establishment of joint regional air defense system in the Caucasus region of collective security.

The Cabinet also will distribute subsidies to the regions for 2015 for costs associated with reimbursement of interest on investment loans for the development of crop and livestock production, processing and infrastructure development and logistics markets crop production and livestock.

You will review the changes to the provisions on the Ministry of economic development and the Ministry of industry and trade, as well as amendments to some acts of the government in respect of fixation of the FAS of Russia of powers on decision making about suspension of the implementation of plans of procurement of goods, works and services plan procurement of innovative products, technology products, medicinal products.