Kremlin comments on Su-33 bomber jet crash in MediterraneanMilitary & Defense December 05, 15:26
Kremlin has no information about alleged death of Russian medics in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 05, 15:25
Antimonopoly Service: Google will lose BRICS market if it violates Russian lawBusiness & Economy December 05, 15:06
Kiev court fully sustains claim of Ukraine’s anti-monopoly committee to GazpromBusiness & Economy December 05, 15:00
Diplomat believes EU avoiding anti-terrorism cooperation with RussiaRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 05, 14:56
Russia's top aviation company to repair Mi-35P helicopters for Indonesian Air ForceMilitary & Defense December 05, 14:55
Uzbekistan interim head Shavkat Mirziyoyev wins presidential electionsWorld December 05, 14:32
MP says Italian referendum means lifting anti-Russian sanctions not far behindRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 05, 14:31
Diplomat praises Venezuela's, Russia's roles in OPEC agreement signingBusiness & Economy December 05, 14:25
MOSCOW, November 23 (Itar-Tass) —— A bill on social services in Russia will be submitted to the Russian government in January 2013, Deputy Minister Of Labor and Social Protection Alexei Vovchenko said on Thursday at hearings on that bill at the Russian Public Chamber.
According to Vovchenko, the key provision of the bill is the one that allows non-profit organization to offer social services to population, along with state agencies. He also said that this provision will be applicable also to volunteers and business structures.
The bill provides for a mechanism of financing non-state organizations both through subsidies and through the system of state orders for social services. Regions will have to make lists of those who offer social services and those who receive them.
He drew attention to another novelty in the bill – social backing. “It means maximally long provision of services in a habitual environment,” he said. Such social backing is meant for the elderly, people with disabilities and other people who need social services at home.