Faction “United Russia” following the meeting on October 25, continue to support the draft federal budget for 2022 and the planning period 2023-2024 in the first reading. Amendments will be prepared by the faction for the second reading.
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov thanked the faction for their support. “This is very important because the first reading is the concept of the budget used for the next three years.”
“We considered the issues of ensuring the orders of the President of the Russian Federation, the national development goals set by the President,” said Anton Siluanov. “It was reported that all these decisions have the necessary resources.”
According to him, during the meeting a lot of attention is paid to the issues of balancing the regions, “since the services that the states create should not act on the basis of the region in which they are made.” “The state must ensure that all services are provided with high quality, be it health care, education, social security issues. The subjects of the Russian Federation should have enough money for all this, ”- the Minister.
Budget and Tax Chairman Andrey Makarov
Deputy of the State Duma elected to the federal list of candidates nominated by the All-Russian political party “UNITED RUSSIA”
noted that the relevant Committee is also finalizing the draft of the main financial document. “Taking into account the discussion, a very important decision was made, which, simultaneously with the budgetary faction“ United Russia ”, will propose to the State Duma a draft resolution, in which it will indicate as priorities a number of plans that the faction insisted on, and we will consider these proposals already within the framework of the second reading. “, – said the parliamentarian.
“The most important thing is that today we can state for sure: all social obligations of the state are certainly secured financially, regardless of any economic conditions, whatever they may be on the world market,” – Andrey Makarov Prize.
“All obligations have been fulfilled, all the questions raised by the President in the Address and in the instructions that he gave <…>provided financially in full, ”added the Chairman for Budget and Taxes.
Head of the United Russia faction Vladimir Vasiliev
Deputy of the State Duma elected in constituency number 180 (Zavolzhsky – Tver region)
in turn, said that “today we have adopted the budget for the first time in the new legal framework, which was formed by the amendments to the Constitution.”
“A lot of money remains unused. An example was given: since the Olympic Games in one respected department, two billions of money lie and are not being used. And now we have passed from a statement to work when this is impossible, ”he said.
As the deputy noted, “the task is not to state that we have missed something <…>and find it in a timely manner. ” Also Vladimir Vasiliev noted the parliamentary control in this matter.