Parliament abolished the increase of salaries to deputies

Parliament abolished the increase of salaries to deputies


For a decision voted 264 deputies.

Verkhovna Rada abolished the increase of salaries to deputies.

Profile Committee recommended the Parliament to adopt the corresponding resolution 5323 “On the findings and proposals to the draft law of Ukraine on State budget of Ukraine for 2017”.

Earlier, on October 20, the Verkhovna Rada voted to increase salaries of MPs.

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We will remind, the speaker of Parliament Andriy Parubiy claimed that the faction leaders in favour of lifting the wages of the deputies.

The increase in parliamentary salaries would have cost the Ukrainian budget in a quarter of a billion. Not all MPs could accept responsibility for voting for the resolution on twofold increase of their wages. Many of the deputies explained that in General voted for the draft budget for the next year and didn’t really get a grasp of the documents.

Volodymyr Groisman said about the lack of Finance to increase the salaries of deputies

TSN. Wounds
25 Oct, 10:16

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Prime Minister of Ukraine noted that the decision to increase fees had to negotiate with the government, because it involves amendments to the state budget. Last Friday, the Parliament adopted the first reading of the budget by 2017 without changes to parliamentary salaries. Now the document is under revision in the Cabinet.