© RIA Novosti / Dmitry Astakhov / the Chairman of the government of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin during a meeting in a videoconference format between Russian President Vladimir Putin with members of the Russian government
© RIA Novosti / Dmitry Astakhov
The government of Russia will allocate 100 billion rubles 56 regions to compensate for the decline in budget revenues, corresponding document was signed by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, published on the website of the Cabinet.
"the Funds allocated on behalf of the President of Russia, will send in 56 subjects of the Federation, whose tax and non-tax receipts as of may 1, 2020 was below the income for the previous two years. The amount for each will be determined taking into account the priority of expenses of regional budgets", – stated in the accompanying materials to the document.
Stresses that this measure will help to balance the consolidated budgets of regions in conditions of economic constraints related to the pandemic coronavirus.
The region's ability to use funds allocated for combating coronavirus has been extended and adds «Moscow 24».
In particular, they can now send money from the reserve Fund of the government on the additional equipment of medical institutions with equipment for radiation diagnosis COVID-19 and to conduct such diagnostics.
Informed radio Sputnik reported that the Russian regions are completely exempt from repayment of the debt on budgetary credits in 2020 in the framework of regional support because of the pandemic coronavirus.