Media: the Russians are working on remote, can offset the cost

The Ministry of labour and social protection supported the project of amendments to the Labour code of the remote operation mode, which also provides for compensation of electricity costs. This is reported by "Izvestia", citing a draft opinion of the government, prepared by the office.

As follows from the document, working in remote mode has the right to use personal equipment, software and hardware. One of the authors of the bill, the first Deputy Chairman of the Committee on labor, social policy and veterans Affairs Mikhail Tarasenko told "Izvestia" that the remote, in particular, will be able to request a reimbursement of electricity costs and depreciation of a personal computer.

The draft law on regulation of remote work in the lower house of Parliament on 16 June was made by the Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko, as well as a group of deputies and senators. The authors of the project believe that the adoption of the amendments to the Labour code will contribute to the development of relations between workers and employers in the changing world legislate their new rights and responsibilities.

According to first Deputy Chairman of the faction EP Andrey Isayev, the second reading of the bill on the regulation of remote work will be substantial revisions to find a compromise between trade unions and employers.

As reported by RIA Novosti in the press service of the Ministry of labor, the adoption of amendments to the Labor code regulating remote work, it will consolidate the new rights and obligations of the employee and the employer and konkretisiert working time and rest time.