Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Andriy Parubiy has signed a decree doubling the wages of people's deputies of Ukraine.
The information is posted on the Internet representation Happy.
on the first day of the week at the conciliatory Council of Parliament was resolved on Tuesday, November 1, to vote for the abolition of the increase in the parliamentary wage, reports the news Agency. The relevant draft resolution has already been registered in Parliament. Remember, the MPs of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the draft budget for 2017, which provides for increase in their salaries in 2 times. On 20 October, the Parliament adopted in the first reading the draft budget for 2017 and two orders where it is planned to increase the salaries of parliamentarians. According to the decree, the Speaker of Parliament will receive 48 thousand Hryvnia (about 1 thousand 850 dollars) per month, the MPs - 36 thousand(about 1,400 dollars). In other words, the Speaker will get 30 times the minimum wage, the Vice - 28, Directors of parliamentary committees and factions and 27 times the minimum wage, and their deputies - 26. Ordinary people elect a member of the division will receive 25 times the minimum wage, reports " information Agency ". Later, however, they themselves criticized the increase in wages.