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Maternity capital should be perpetual as was said by the first Deputy Minister of labour of Russia Alexei Vovchenko in an interview with RIA Novosti.
According to him, the Ministry is in favour of this measure not only always acted, but was “more substantial”. The Ministry require that the value of the matkapital were constantly indexed, “no matter what, we have these three delays, which were in the past budget cycle,” said Vovchenko.
Earlier it was reported that the programme of payment of maternity capital to Russians, who have two or more children, is planned to be extended from 2021 to 2024. However, in the Pension Fund of Russia, acting program administrator, said that it was premature of such forecasts.
The parent capital began to pay the Russians, who were born (or adopted) a second, third or subsequent children, since 2007. The program extended several times. She currently runs until the end of 2021.
Originally, the payout was 250 thousand rubles. In 2015 it reached 453 thousand rubles. Money can be used to purchase housing, pay for education or social adaptation of the child, the payment of a monthly allowance for low-income families.
Annually, the program be up to 800 thousand Russian families.
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