The state Duma together with the budget will consider the direction of monetary policy


MOSCOW, 24 Oct. The main directions of monetary-credit policy will be considered first, together with the draft Federal budget for 2016 at the plenary session of the state Duma, told journalists the head of the state Duma Committee on budget and taxes Andrey Makarov.

“The Committee proposes to consider the main directions of monetary-credit policy on the same day on the plenary discussion of the budget in the first reading. This has never happened before, in fact, we offer to do the first time. We believe that it is very important that the main directions of monetary policy in sync with the consideration of the budget,” he said.

Earlier Makarov reported that the state Duma will consider the draft Federal budget for 2016 in the first reading in plenary on 13 November.