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The Ministry of Finance and the Central Bank of Russia has proposed to establish a single insurance Fund to combat emergency situations. To replenish its citizens will voluntarily, and the money collected will go to the affected regions. This “Izvestia” said the head of the Russian Union of insurers (VSS) Igor Jurgens.
According to the organization, the minimum payment amount will be 150 roubles a month from apartment. Line with such a payment is likely to appear in receipts for utilities.
All the money, said Yurgens, go to the “common pot”, and from it, 95 percent will go to the account of the Russian national reinsurance company (Republic popular). The pilot regions selected Saint-Petersburg, Moscow, Leningrad, Tver, Sverdlovsk, Tyumen, Novosibirsk, Belgorod and Omsk region, Chelyabinsk, Perm, Krasnoyarsk, Krasnodar and Khabarovsk Krai.
The Federal law allowing regions to create such a program came into force in August. In the BCC said that the tariffs are given at the discretion of the subjects of the Federation, the local budgets can partially offset the cost of the citizens. The head of property insurance of physical persons of IC “Sberbank insurance” Valeria Yurova said that while it is expected to make a higher fee where higher risks.
According to the expert of the working group “Quality of daily life” of the popular front Arseniy Belenky, the amount of 150 rubles is the preliminary, and after a few years it may double.
The Ministry of Finance hope that the citizens will agree to pay for the service, because it is more affordable than a commercial contract. Member of the state Duma Committee on transport and construction Dmitry Jonas stressed that the inclusion of the payments in the “communal” will decide in each region, but probably this is the only opportunity to collect.
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