The deputies adopted the budget for 2019
Today, November 23, MPs in the second reading by 240 votes adopted the draft law # 9000 on the state budget for 2019
the Document provides for budget revenues in the amount of 1026,1 billion UAH and expenditures in the amount of 1112,1 billion UAH, and the budget deficit should not exceed the 89.9 billion.
On security and defense next year will be allocated 212 billion UAH, which will be distributed in the following way:
30.2 billion UAH - the development of military equipment and weapons,
1,8 billion UAH - housing military.
- 112 billion UAH - wages military and police,
the Cost of the Verkhovna Rada next year will increase by 300 million UAH, the Cabinet – 400 million UAH, while the financing of the administration of the President will remain at the same level.
In the first version of the budget that the government submitted to Parliament in September, it was planned to increase financing of agriculture by 20% to 14.56 billion UAH, however, adopted in the second reading the document, this amount would be reduced by 1 billion UAH. 500 thousand UAH has reduced state aid to farmers and by the same amount funding programs to support livestock, storage and processing of agricultural products and aquaculture. The released funds will be used to Fund the state Fund of regional development.
After the official publication of the adopted document will be known the final amount of funding the APC in 2019.