The legislative Assembly of Sevastopol supported the pension reform

members of the Legislative Assembly of Sevastopol supported the bill to raise the retirement age. On Wednesday, July 11, according to RIA Novosti.

voted For the document 14 deputies.

Earlier Wednesday, the Chairman of the Council on human rights under the President Mikhail Fedotov said that raising the retirement age should not become the sole purpose of the pension reform. In his opinion, necessary to take care of the increase in the collection of pension contributions and the cost efficiency of the Pension Fund.

In mid-June, the Cabinet announced a gradual increase in age of retirement: 65 years for men (by 2028) and up to 63 years for women (to 2034). Currently, the initiative of the Ministers is under consideration state Duma. MPs do not exclude the possibility of lowering the retirement age for women to 60 years.