The Verkhovna Rada adopted the state budget-2019

Верховная Рада приняла госбюджет-2019

Deputies 240 votes supported the budget in 2019

The deputies in the second reading voted for the bill on the state budget for next year.

The Verkhovna Rada on the morning of 23 November adopted the state budget of Ukraine for the year 2019.

Bill No. 9000во the second reading was supported by 240 people’s deputies.

The document provides for revenues of the state budget for 2019 in the amount of 1,026 trillion hryvnia, including General Fund revenues − 928,5 billion hryvnia and special Fund revenues − 97,6 billion hryvnia.

Expenditure budget for 2019 is set in the amount 1,112 trillion UAH, including expenditures of the General Fund − 1,005 trillion hryvnias and expenses of special Fund − 106,3 billion hryvnia.

In comparison with the first reading of the income and budget expenditures increased 17.7 billion hryvnia. While the budget deficit is planned at the level of 89.9 billion.

On defense and security in 2019 laid almost 212 billion. Of these, nearly 112 billion hryvnia will be spent on salaries of military personnel and police officers, to 30.2 billion UAH on the development of weapons and military equipment, UAH 1.8 billion on housing for the military.

For the payment of pensions in the following year provided 167,5 billion, on subsidies in the form of money − 20 billion hryvnia, and the health − of 95.7 billion, on education − almost 127 billion.

The business plan includes a 55 billion on road infrastructure development.

We will remind, on October 18, the Verkhovna Rada in the first reading endorsed the draft budget for the year 2019.

Note, 23 November in the framework of the budget process Council on second reading approved amendments to the Tax code of Ukraine.

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