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The costs of supporting families, childhood and motherhood in Russia will amount to more than a trillion rubles, said President Vladimir Putin. About it reports “Interfax”.
According to him, this is the amount it will cost for the proposals made in the message to the Federal Assembly on 15 January. “They’re about to pull from 0.5 to 0.8 percent of GDP”, — said the head of state his plan for social support of citizens.
Costs, in particular, the maternity capital will amount, according to estimates by Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova, to 290 billion rubles a year.
In the message to the Federal Assembly, Putin promised to increase the size of the parent capital and repay it after the birth of their first child. At birth, the second will be paid one capital plus an additional 150 thousand rubles. For families to have their third child, the government will pay 450 thousand mortgage loan. Thus, families with three or more children will receive support worth over one million rubles.
In addition, the President demanded to distribute regular payments to children aged three to seven years, and announced new measures to support primary school pupils — all of them will be provided free hot meals.
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