Rada has provided benefits to the victims of Chernobyl from other nuclear emergency

Рада предоставила льготы чернобыльцев пострадавшим от других ядерных ЧП

The Verkhovna Rada has granted privileges to Chernobyl victims other nuclear emergencies. For the corresponding bill No. 3281 voted 233 deputies.

The law extends the provisions of several articles of the law of Ukraine “On status and social protection of citizens affected by the Chernobyl disaster” on citizens who participated in the elimination of other nuclear accidents, nuclear tests, military exercises involving nuclear weapons, and also grants the right to the wives (husbands) of the dead citizens, whose death is related to participation in the elimination of other nuclear accidents, nuclear tests, military exercises involving nuclear weapons, provided that she (he) had not remarried, to receive benefits and compensation in accordance with the provisions of the Law.

In the explanatory note stated that these people in Ukraine as of 2015 there are 4186 people, most of them are in advanced age.

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