The authorities of most regions supported the pension reform

Ministry of labour and social protection tracks information about the discussion of the bill on raising the retirement age on the level of regional authorities. On Tuesday, July 6, according to TASS with reference to the press service of the Ministry.

“According to our information, the positive feedback on the bill to raise the retirement age was sent to the lower house of Parliament authorities 61 region”, — said the Minister of labor and social protection of the Russian Federation Maxim Topilin.

According to him, these figures are growing every day. “The process is largely ahead of schedule, and on 16 July there is still almost a whole week,” added the Minister.

on 16 June the Cabinet of Ministers introduced state Duma a package of bills on changes in the pension system. In particular, it provides a gradual increase in age of retirement to 65 years for men (by 2028) and up to 63 years for women (to 2034). It is planned that the document will be considered until the end of July in the first reading.