The bill on the indexation of pensions in 2016 submitted to the state Duma

The bill on the indexation of pensions in 2016 submitted to the state Duma


It is proposed to delay until 2017 the Federal laws governing the indexation of pensions, annual increases, and the establishment of cost of one pension coefficient of indexation of fixed payments to insurance pensions, stated in the explanatory Memorandum.

MOSCOW, 23 Oct. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on introducing to the state Duma of the bill on the peculiarities of increase of pensions in 2016, follows from the document published on the website of the Cabinet of Ministers.

The bill proposes to suspend until January 1, 2017 the Federal laws that define the order of indexing of social pensions, annual increases, and the establishment of cost of one pension coefficient of indexation of fixed payments to insurance pensions, and annual adjustments of the amount of insurance pension.

From February 1, insurance pensions will be increased by 4%.