The Cabinet of Ministers approved the procedure for payment of UAH 1,000 to certain categories of the population in the context of an emergency due to the spread of the coronavirus.
The relevant decree “amending the decisions of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine of December 24, 2019 No. 1101 and of April 1, 2020 No. 251” of April 22 has been published on the government portal.
The document provides for the payment of a lump sum of 1,000 hryvnia to certain categories of the population in connection with the emergency in Ukraine caused by coronavirus disease.
Cabinet Decision No. 1101, previously adopted, was supplemented by amendments, according to which budgetary funds are allocated to regional social protection bodies which transfer these funds to social security services for the payment of ad hoc cash assistance to certain categories of the population among beneficiaries of state social assistance for disabled people with disabilities. childhood and children with disabilities.
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In addition, resolution No. 1101 is supplemented by amendments on the need to pay 1,000 UAH to persons among beneficiaries of State aid who are not entitled to a pension, to persons with disabilities, to beneficiaries of the temporary state social assistance to a non-active person who has reached full retirement age but has not received pension rights. payment.
In addition, the document establishes that the payment of a single cash aid will be made in April 2020.
The decree also established that the amount of this one-off cash aid is not included in the calculation of personal income when allocating a housing subsidy, by making deductions (maintenance, recovery) from pensions or social assistance, other income.
Earlier, the Ministry of Social Policy explained that in April it will pay a lump sum in the amount of 1000 UAH to retirees, including the amount of pension, taking into account the allowances provided by law, increases, supplementary pensions, targeted cash aid, pension indexation amounts, monthly compensation in the event of loss of breadwinner due to the Chernobyl disaster and the other pension supplements established by law do not exceed 5,000 hryvnia on the 1st April 2020.
Also in April, 1,000 UAH will be paid to beneficiaries of state social assistance for people with childhood disabilities and children with disabilities (with the exception of people with childhood disabilities and children with disabilities who, in at the same time, receive a pension for the loss of the breadwinner or state social assistance) child of the deceased breadwinner, provided for by the law of Ukraine “On state social assistance to people who are not entitled to a pension and to people with disabilities ”).
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In addition, to recipients of state social assistance to persons who are not entitled to a pension and to disabled persons, as well as to recipients of temporary state social assistance to an unemployed person who has reached the total retirement age, but did not receive the right to payment of the pension.
As reported by Ukrinform, on April 13, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted amendments to the 2020 state budget as a basis and as a whole. Social Policy Minister Marina Lazebnaya said that the parliament’s decision allows more than 10 billion hryvnia to be sent to pay a lump sum of 1,000 hryvnia to more than 10.6 million people.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru