MOSCOW, February 9. Senators by the end of 2015 saved and returned to the budget of 211 million rubles. This was announced today at a meeting of the Committee on rules and organization of parliamentary activities of the Vice-President of Committee Nikolay Belongings.
“We are in 2015 211 million roubles returned to the budget”, – said the Senator, reporting on the meeting about the execution of budget estimates of the Federation Council in 2015.
According to Pozhitkov, 46 million rubles from these funds amounted to the “payment Fund so-called presidential 17 senators who have not been appointed”. Another 42 million rubles amounted to the balance of the Fund pay the senators, which was formed as a result of rotation (turnover) of the members of the house, he added. Belongings also reported that the senators saved on travel costs of senators and members of the apparatus (20 million roubles), and in addition 90 million rubles amounted to balance material costs of the Federation Council.
In total, according to the Senator, the budget estimates of the Federation Council in 2015, made 95.7%.