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Turchak appreciated the proposal of the Deputy to return penalties for late utility bills

The Secretary General Council of "United Russia" Andrey Turchak called a provocation the statement of the head of the Duma Committee on energy Pavel Zavalny about the return of penalties for late payment for utility services, said on Saturday the press service of the party.

Earlier in may, the head of the Duma Committee on energy, Paul Zavalny supported the proposal to reduce the term of the moratorium on the collection of penalties for non-payment of energy resources taking into account different situations among consumers. The government of the Russian Federation in April has established a moratorium until January 1, 2021, for a penalty for late payments for utilities, including electricity, a limitation of public services when non-payment. From the obligation to pay for themselves in energy resolution is not exempt.

"Statement of Paul Zavalny about the need to pay the penalties for non-payment of housing services is his personal opinion, not the position of the party", - quotes Turchak, the press service of the EP. He noted that these ideas are inappropriate in the context of the continuing difficult financial situation. Also Turchak said that the "United Russia" proposed to cancel the penalty charge for late payment of utility services.

Large energy companies have already noted the decline in collection rates was proposed to reduce the duration of the moratorium. For the reduction of the period of moratorium was made by the Ministry of energy, and his repeal Association "NP market Council" (the regulator of energy markets of the Russian Federation).

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