The Parliament is recommended to provide state aid for the child in the future

Раде рекомендуют предусмотреть госпомощь ребенку на будущее

The corresponding bill number 2801 BP is recommended to be based on the

The parliamentary Committee on youth and sports recommends that the Verkhovna Rada adopt as a basis the draft law on the introduction of public assistance for the child in the future. About it reports RBC-Ukraine with reference to the information Department of the office BP.

The members of the Committee considered bill No. 2801 on amendments to the law “On state assistance to families with children” concerning the introduction of state aid to the child for the future at the meeting on 19 February.

In particular, it is proposed to provide for the admission of the state budget of Ukraine to the Deposit account of the banking institution, self-selected the child’s parents or other legal representatives, a lump sum of state aid in the amount of 50 thousand hryvnias which becomes a Bank Deposit in his name until they reach 18 years of age.

The bill also provides the option of using the funds until they reach 18 years of age only in the following cases:

  • the treatment of the child, if his parents or other legal representatives have no other source to cover these costs;
  • to purchase the child a new housing in case of loss due to natural disasters or other force majeure events;
  • for higher education on the basis of the concluded contract on training, if under the terms of the contract the amount of Bank contribution covers at least half of the cost of all relevant training;
  • in the case of investment aid to the investment Fund or in a savings program life insurance.

“The Committee members proposed appropriate when adopting the draft law in principle: to provide reference amounts payments to the subsistence level, to specify the text of the bill, remedies for the future must be stored only in state-owned banks”, – stated in the message.

In addition, members of the Committee I propose to withdraw the provision on the possibility of investment aid to the investment Fund or to the cumulative life insurance programs, as this possible abuse and loss of a child.