Chamber discusses project that provides for payment of 14th salary to INSS beneficiaries – Prime Time Zone


Parliamentarians say that the allowance is necessary to cover the end-of-year expenses of this population; measure shall enter into force on an exceptional basis until 2023

Agency Brazil/Marcello CasalText still needs to be approved by the members of the Finance and Taxation Committee in the Chamber of Deputies

The Finance and Taxation Committee on Chamber of Deputies discusses a bill that provides for payment of 14th salary for retirees until 2023. Thehe parliamentarians who defend the proposal say that the allowance is necessary to cover the expenses of this population at the end of the year. IThat’s because in 2020 and 2021 there was an anticipation of the 13th salary due to the pandemic of Covid-19. O rapporteur of the matter on the committee, deputy Fábio Mitidieri (PSD-SE), gave a favorable opinion on the matter.

O The text also received an amendment which determines that the implementation of the law “is subject to the existence of sufficient prior budget allocation to cover expenses”. The project still needs to be voted too much by the members to follow the Committee on Constitution, Justice and Citizenship (CCJ). sand go through these two collegiate bodies, the issue will go straight to the appreciation of the Senate. COnce approved in this House, the project will be approved by the President Jair Bolsonaro. In case of vetoes, Congress still decides for their overthrow or maintenance.

*With information from reporter Fernando Martins