The state Duma adopted 44 of the law to legally ensure the message of Putin

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in fotoreceptor of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin speaks at the plenary session of the State Duma of the Russian Federation. July 27, 2018The state Duma adopted 44 of the law to legally ensure the message of Putin© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

The Russian state Duma adopted the law 44 of the 67 required under the plan for legislative support of the message of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, said the speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin.

March 1, Putin announced the message to the Federal Assembly. The President called priorities the improvement of living conditions of Russians, the increase of pensions and their indexation, targeted social assistance to the needy, the development of preschool education in Russia and other areas of social policy. One of the key challenges for the coming decade Putin called the growth of real incomes and poverty reduction in six years at least twice. Considerable attention was devoted to developments in armaments, stressing that the military power of Russia does not threaten anyone, and allows to preserve the strategic balance.

«We have identified their priority is him (message) legislative support. Under the original plan we had to take 67 of the laws. Today it is accepted 44. In the autumn we plan to consider 18 bills. The five initiatives expected from the government until the end of the year», — said Volodin in his speech at the final spring session of the plenary session of the lower house of Parliament on Friday.

The speaker of the state Duma emphasized that the work on these bills are «extremely important», as they form the basis for achieving the national goals set in may by presidential decree. «This increase in real incomes and pensions above inflation, a halving in poverty, increase in life expectancy over 80 years. To solve these problems, we need to get on the pace of economic growth above the world. We are doing this work. In July reviewed 22 bills that solve problems associated with the implementation of national projects», — he said.

Volodin has reminded that through the creation of a special development Fund for six years, about 3.5 trillion roubles will be allocated for infrastructure projects, the development of the digital economy, supporting small and medium-sized businesses. «We changed the procedure of calculation of tax on property of physical persons according to the cadastral value. This decision will allow to reduce the tax burden on citizens. Adopting amendments to the country’s budget by 2018, provided the additional funds to upgrade school buses and ambulances, purchasing medicines. This targeted support for education and health are timely and important», — said the Chairman of the state Duma.

«We believe that to solve the problem of increasing life expectancy requires a holistic approach. It should include improving the availability and quality of medical care, provide citizens with vital medicines,» — said Volodin.