MPs almost 3 times increased the salary

Народным депутатам почти в 3 раза увеличили зарплату

Salaries of people’s deputies and the monthly Fund of payment of assistants-consultants of people’s deputies increased. The corresponding decree № 201-to the then Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Volodymyr Groysman posted on the BP website and came into force from April 15.

“To ensure the payment of salaries to people’s deputies of Ukraine and to set a monthly Fund of payment of assistants-consultants of people’s Deputy of Ukraine according to the decree of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of 20 April 2000, No. 1679-III and the order of the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of 9 September 2005 No. 1145”, – the document says.

As reported in Facebook the people’s Deputy Olga Chervakova, the salary of the MP is increased from 6 to 17 400 UAH 650 UAH.

The Fund of payment of assistants is doubled from 12.5 to 25 thousand UAH thousand UAH.

“All amounts are excluding taxes, i.e. on hands will be given less,” said Chernakova.

She also noted that it was the last order of Vladimir Groisman on the post of speaker of Parliament.

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Earlier it was reported that the “Block of Petro Poroshenko” was discussed raising salaries of MPs.

Also, the MP from the PPO Alexei mushak promised to collect signatures for a salary increase of MPs to 30 thousand UAH.

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