Samara regional Duma twice will reduce the number of deputies

Samara regional Duma twice will reduce the number of deputies


In order to optimize the expenses of the regional budget will be reduced the number of committees and deputies working on a permanent basis.

SAMARA, 29 Mar. Samara regional Duma will reduce the number of deputies working on a permanent basis, in order to save money of the regional budget, said at the session of the Duma the Chairman of Committee on legislation, legality and law and order of the regional Parliament Yury Shevtsov.

“Today, the Committee approved changes to the structure of the next provincial Duma of the sixth convocation. In order to optimize the expenses of the regional budget the decision was made to reduce the number of committees from 10 to 8. Reduced the number of deputies working on a constant basis: from 32 to 14,” he said.

Shevtsov noted that among the permanent members will remain Chairman of the Duma, Deputy Chairman of the Duma and chairmen of committees. These are the representatives of the Duma, which daily will be engaged in the performance of their duties.

According to Shevtsova, the bill will give serious economy of the budget of the Samara region. The specific amount you will save per year, the Deputy did not mention.

The bill was passed Tuesday by the deputies in two readings.

Samara regional Duma consists of 50 seats. Now running the fifth convocation of the provincial Duma. The term of office of this convocation expires in September 2016.