Sakhalin Parliament asked Putin to appoint the acting head of the region

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The Sakhalin deputies of the Parliament on Thursday adopted an appeal to Russian President Vladimir Putin about the speedy appointment of the acting Governor of the region, the correspondent of RIA Novosti from the audience of the plenary session of the regional Duma.

«The deadline for making the regional budget to the regional Duma – December 12, that is, within eight working days. If this is not done, it means that next year, the Sakhalin oblast will begin on the budget rule in which costs will be determined in the amount of one-twelfth of the expenditure side of the budget in 2018. Basically it will be the fulfillment of current obligations – payment of salaries and so forth,» — said the Chairman of the Committee on taxes and budget of the regional Parliament Natalia Zakharchuk.

Deputies noted that due to the lack of acting head of the region «stuck» 20 regional laws in 11 municipalities disrupt the elections.

«The Sakhalin regional Duma is concerned about the situation and turns to you with a request for a speedy decision on the appointment of the acting Governor of the Sakhalin region» — read the final appeal to the President Deputy Alexander Bolotnikov.

For contacting parliamentarians voted unanimously — letter to the President was endorsed by all 26 members present at the meeting of deputies.

Sakhalin oblast live without a Governor for two months. Oleg Kozhemyako, who led the region for more than two years, in September, Putin appointed acting head of the Primorsky territory.

At the end of October, when the government of the Sakhalin region discussed the draft law on the budget of the island region for the next three years, Chairman of the regional government Vera Shcherbina said that the decision on the appointment of acting Governor will be made in the near future, and this man will present a new budget to the Parliament. However, the acting head of the region is still not designated.

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