Quarantine violators will be sent SMS
From April 3, quarantined Russians will receive an SMS notification if they violate the self-isolation regime due to coronavirus. About new methods of control over violation of quarantine by citizens reported in government.
Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin gave instructions to establish a citizen information system to several departments, including the Ministry of Communications, the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Ministry of Health and the Federal Service for Supervision of Consumer Rights Protection and Human Welfare. Data on quarantine violations will also be transmitted to the police, the Ministry of Health, Rospotrebnadzor and the working group of the State Council of Russia.
Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin was instructed to ensure that Muscovites comply with the quarantine with the help of mobile operators.
Also, the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the FSB and Sobyanin were instructed to continue transmitting information to the working group of the State Council on people who arrived from countries with an unfavorable epidemiological situation or countries where new cases of infection were registered.
Benefits and benefits will be automatically renewed within six months
These measures, which were announced by the president on March 25, are designed to help the economy and citizens during the fight against coronavirus.
According to Vladimir Putin, as part of measures to support ordinary Russians, all families with the right to maternity capital will be able to receive an additional 5 thousand rubles for children under three years of age in the next three months.
In addition, all social benefits and privileges of Russians will be automatically renewed over the next six months, that is, until the end of September.
Another additional measure of support was the transfer of payments to veterans and home front workers, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Great Victory. Instead of the May holidays, they will receive them in April.
In Russia, they will raise part of the pensions
On April 1, 2020, Russia will index social pensions. Government Decree published on the official portal of legal information. Payments will grow by 6.1 percent, it follows from the document.
In addition, in April pensions will increase for veterans of the Great Patriotic War and participants in the liquidation of the Chernobyl accident.
The Ministry of Labor announced the decision to raise pensions as early as February 19, noting that indexation would affect four million people. The cost of increasing payments will amount to 2.41 billion rubles per month. In total, by the end of the year 21.7 billion rubles will be allocated for these purposes.
The Ministry of Labor noted that recipients of social pensions are the smallest group of Russian pensioners. They are received by those Russians who, due to various circumstances, did not earn the seniority necessary for an insurance pension.
Russians will become less likely to sue insurers
Disputes related to insurance against industrial accidents and occupational diseases will now have to be dealt with on a mandatory pre-trial basis. New order Their consideration entered into force on April 1.
These changes in legislation mean that it is now possible to appeal a decision of a territorial body of the Social Insurance Fund through a court only after it has been appealed to a higher instance of the insurance company. If the claim for pre-trial consideration is ignored by the plaintiff, the claim will be returned, and if the proceedings have already begun, the case will be left without consideration.
Getting a mortgage will be easier
Bank of Russia lowered premiums on mortgage risk factors. This means that getting it will now be easier for borrowers with outstanding loans. The regulator also changed the procedure for applying premiums on loans with a low down payment.
“For mortgages with a low down payment (up to 10 percent) repayable from maternity capital, premiums on risk ratios will now decrease as the loan is repaid, which will increase the ability to obtain mortgages for families with children,” the website said in a statement. regulator.
The Central Bank notes that these measures are designed to maintain the availability of mortgage lending in the conditions when banks suspend the reduction in rates.
Small and medium-sized businesses will support
Relevant measures a week earlier announced Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Starting in April, small and medium-sized enterprises will receive a six-month grace period for all taxes except VAT. In addition to this, micro-companies will be provided with an additional deferral of insurance contributions to the social fund.
A moratorium on filing bankruptcy petitions, collecting debts and fines is also introduced for six months.
Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin earlier declaredthat the government amid the coronavirus pandemic will expand and adjust the list of measures to support entrepreneurs in difficulty.