In the state Duma introduced a bill on payments of the minimum wage for Housewives

Parliamentarians from the liberal democratic party, headed by party leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky in the Duma introduced a bill which proposes to establish a monthly payment support in the amount of the minimum wage to Housewives, reported the press service of one of the authors of the initiative of the head of the state Duma Committee on labour and social policy Yaroslav Nilov.

The draft law determined that under the home economy refers to the house cleaning, cooking, caring for children and elderly parents, the disabled from childhood of the first group and other activities around the house. However, the right to such an allowance will have only one of the family members and in the case that the size of per capita income in the family does not exceed twice the minimum subsistence level in the region.

"A monthly monetary allowance in connection with the management of the home is set in the amount equal to the minimum wage," reads the draft law.

The exercise of such payments, under the bill, will have to determine the Ministry of labor and apply for the receipt of such payments Russians will have in the social welfare agencies or through the MFC.

It is assumed that the law, if adopted, will take effect from 1 January 2021.

"It is a simple socio-economic logic. Today introduced centrally determined and explainable by the pandemic measures aimed at regulating the employment market. But they are still temporary and involuntary, and permanent households. Don't underestimate their relevance. Continuous monthly benefit in the sphere of households will strengthen social stability in society – regardless of any crown" – quoted nil in the message a press-services.