More than 1 trillion rubles will be spent on payments for children from three to seven years old in the next three years, the press service of the Russian Ministry of Labor said. This amount is equivalent to USD 13.6 billion RIA Novosti informs about it.
So, in 2021, 321.5 billion rubles will be allocated, including 276 billion from the federal budget, in 2022 – 339.5 billion rubles (295.3 billion from the federal budget), in 2023 – 341.7 billion rubles (296.8 billion rubles from the federal budget).
Earlier, President Vladimir Putin signed a decree according to which the amount of payments for children from three to seven years old will depend on the family’s income.
Monthly benefits were introduced by the decree of the head of state from January 1, 2020. The payments that low-income families receive began on June 1.