Bill on the payment of the annual 13th pension submit to the State Duma Russia in autumn. It is proposed to accrue funds in December before the New Year holidays, said the leader of the party “Fair Russia – For Truth” Sergei Mironov.
According to the parliamentarian, such a step will improve the quality of life of pensioners and stimulate consumer demand against the backdrop of a sharp reduction in imports of goods and services.
“The establishment of an additional insurance old-age pension will increase the level of well-being of citizens of this category, and will also contribute to the restoration of social justice for people who have worked all their lives for the development of the country,” Mironov explained.Izvestia”.
In addition, the amendments to the bill provide for an increase in old-age insurance pensions for citizens who have reached the age of 70.