The head of Leningrad region has frozen the indexation of salaries of officials

The head of Leningrad region has frozen the indexation of salaries of officials


The savings will be reallocated toward the social direction of budget expenditures. Earlier it was planned that in 2016, the indexation will amount to 3% in spring and 3% in autumn.

St. PETERSBURG, 29 Dec. The Governor of Leningrad region Alexander Drozdenko has frozen the indexation of the salaries of all officials to direct the savings to social direction of budget spending, reports the press service of the regional government.

“The Governor of Leningrad region Alexander Drozdenko has frozen the indexation of the salaries of all officials and employees of public authorities of the 47th region, including the head of the region. The savings will be reallocated toward the social direction of budget expenditures”, — stated in the message.

The decision of the head of region from the regional budget project for 2016 and the planning period of 2017 and 2018 will be excluded norm about indexation of monetary remuneration of the Governor of Leningrad region, persons holding public office, civil service salaries and salaries of employees, in replacement of the regional administration office, non-state civil service positions.

Earlier it was planned that in 2016, the indexation will amount to 3% in spring and 3% in autumn.

Earlier the Finance Ministry proposed to save in 2016, freezing the indexation of salaries of Federal civil servants, judges, prosecutors, military personnel. The RF government approved the draft law on freezing of indexation of salaries of civil servants and submitted it to the Duma.

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