The government submitted to the state Duma a draft budget for 2017-2019

Moscow. 28 Oct. The government on Friday submitted to the state Duma the draft law “On the Federal budget for 2017 and the planning period of 2018 and 2019”. The corresponding decree was signed by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, the press service of the Cabinet.

The official representative of the government in considering the draft in the state Duma and the Federation Council appointed by the Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation Anton Siluanov.

The government approved the draft budget on October 13.

The draft budget for 2017-2019 assumes revenues of $ 13 trillion 487,6 billion, 14 trillion 028,5 billion and 14 trillion 844,8 billion respectively. Spending in 2017 is projected to total 16 trillion 240,8 billion rubles, in 2018 – 16 trillion 039,7 billion in 2019 – 15 trillion 986,98 billion.

The budget deficit in 2017 will reach 2 trillion 753,2 billion rubles, in 2018 – 2 trillion 011,2 billion in 2019 – $ 1 trillion 142,2 billion.

Together with the draft budget in one package are also the basic directions of budgetary policy for 2017-2019, the main directions of tax policy for the 2017-2019 years, the main directions of customs tariff policy for three years. Also introduces the preliminary results of the socio-economic development of the Russian Federation in January-September 2016 and expected outcomes for the year 2016, the forecast of socio-economic development in 2017 and the planned period of 2018-2019.

In addition, the package introduced document contains the assessment of expected execution of the Federal budget for 2016, the forecast of the main parameters of the budget system of the Russian Federation, including the consolidated budget for 2017-2019, the project budget forecast to 2034.

Also entered the register of sources of budget revenues, the register of expenditure obligations, the list and the estimate of the volume of expenditure obligations of the regions in the 2017-2019 years, transferred to them the powers of the Russian Federation, passports of the state programmes, data for the Federal targeted investment program, the privatization program for the next three years, the upper limit of external and domestic debt, estimates of expected additional oil and gas revenues, the Reserve Fund and national welfare Fund, proposal for a minimum wage, the amount of scholarships, as well as suggestions on the order of indexation of wages of employees of Federal state institutions, the salaries (allowances) Federal civil servants.