Budget expenditures are planned to be increased in certain areas, in particular, for the payment of additional payments to healthcare workers who are in direct contact with patients with coronavirus infection. An additional 58 million rubles will be allocated for these purposes. Additional funds will be allocated to the republican budget for the costs of the healthcare industry associated with the implementation of a set of measures to combat the spread of coronavirus infection in addition. Funding limits in particular will be increased for the purchase of medical and pharmaceutical products, the purchase of Chinese-made vaccines, the provision of uniforms and personal protective equipment for doctors, as well as catering in medical institutions. The total amount of additional funds for these purposes will amount to 106 million rubles.
The Economic Policy Committee will recommend to the Supreme Council to adopt the law-in-raft in the first reading.