Prosecutors have sought the repayment of the debt under government contracts to 46 billion rubles

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in photobacteria the Prosecutor General of Russia on Petrovka street in Moscow. Archival photoProsecutors have sought the repayment of the debt under government contracts to 46 billion rubles© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Prosecutors in 2017 has achieved a debt to the business in excess of 46 billion roubles for state and municipal contracts, the report of Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika submitted to the Federation Council.

According to the report, the analysis of the Supervisory activities revealed the problem of «lack of legal uregulirovanii» the question of liability of the state or municipal customers that violate the rights of businessmen in the payment of the works.

On the proposal of the General Prosecutor’s office in July last year in the administrative code, an article appeared 7.32.5 «Violation of term and procedure of payment for goods (works, services) in procurement for state and municipal needs». Prosecutors made the administrative punishment of officials for these lapses in 61 regions of the Russian Federation, the report noted.

«In the adopted package of measures in 2017, the entrepreneurs repaid the debt in excess of 46 billion rubles (in the Krasnodar region of 5.5 billion rubles, Moscow oblast – 4.7 billion roubles, Yaroslavl oblast – 2.3 billion rubles),» — said in the report.

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