The commission for establishing special pensions at the RSA has been reformatted
The regional administration changed the membership of the commission to establish pensions for special merits before Ukraine. The Deputy Governor Mykhailo Rivis was appointed the chairman of the commission. The commission has the right to petition the government on the appointment of such pensions.
According to the Law of Ukraine "On pensions for special merits before Ukraine", pensions for special merits before Ukraine shall be established for the following citizens of Ukraine: Heroes of Ukraine, persons awarded the "People's" honorary title of Ukraine, former USSR and Ukrainian SSR; veterans of the Great Patriotic War decorated during the fighting with order, the medal "For Courage" or Ushakov medal, partisans of the Great Patriotic War decorated the medal "For Courage"; prominent sportsmen - winners of Olympic and Paralympic Games, World Games of the Deaf, world and Europe champions and record holder; deputies of Ukraine, deputies of the former USSR and the Ukrainian SSR, members of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Ukrainian SSR; deputies of four or more convocations of regional and city councils; mothers who gave birth to five or more children and raised them to the age of eight; persons who took part in extinguishing the fire at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.