Regions will provide fiscal compensation to pay for the overhaul. The draft resolution is prepared and submitted to the government, the Ministry of construction and housing and communal services of Russia. This was announced at a meeting on Monday, the head of the Ministry of construction, Mikhail Men.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
We are talking about privileges on payment of major repairs to pensioners aged 70 years (50%) and 80 years (100%). The Federal budget for compensation of payment for overhaul according to the categories of citizens in 2016 will be allocated 4.2 billion rubles.
“The allocation of funds from the Federal budget for these purposes will not change the regional short-term and long-term plans of capital repairs of apartment buildings, the repair time remain the same and must be strictly observed”, — said Mikhail Men.
The draft resolution approves the rules of distribution and granting in 2016 other inter-budget transfers from the Federal budget to the regions for compensation to separate categories of citizens of payment payment for capital repairs of common property in an apartment house.
We will remind that the law on benefits to pay for the overhaul came into force on 1 January 2016. It gives the regions the right to the release of single citizens aged 80 years and older from payment of contributions for capital repair and the right to provide a 50% discount for single Russians under the age of 70 years. In addition, the law stipulates that the disabled of I and II groups, disabled children, citizens who have children with disabilities are to be provided compensation of expenses on payment of the contribution for capital repair in the amount of not more than 50% of this contribution. At the beginning of February relevant laws adopted in only 13 regions across the country.