THE FIRST EIGHT APPLICANTS IN LUHANSK OBLAST WILL RECEIVE MONETARY COMPENSATION FOR THE DESTROYED HOUSING AS A RESULT OF THE ARMED AGGRESSION OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
The first meeting of the commission on payment of monetary compensation for the destroyed housing as a result of an emergency military situation caused by armed aggression of the Russian Federation was held in Luhansk oblast.
After the inspection of the destroyed facilities, the commission considered the first eight applications for monetary compensation and adopted a decision to provide such compensation to the owners of these eight facilities. Three of them are located in Popasna city, and five more are in Lysychansk city.
Therefore, the owners of the destroyed housing, who were the first to submit applications to local governments and civil-military administrations, will receive monetary compensation in the total amount of about UAH 2.3 million, which averages UAH 290 000 for each application.
After receiving the consolidated list of affected persons, the Ministry for Reintegration of the Temporary Occupied Territories of Ukraine will distribute budget funds to the regional body of social protection of the population of Luhansk oblast, which will transfer the funds to the affected persons within five working days of receipt.
Ministry for Reintegration of TOT, together with Luhansk Regional State Administration, local governments and civil-military administrations continues to work to provide monetary compensation to citizens whose housing was destroyed as a result of an emergency military situation caused by armed aggression of the Russian Federation, and calls for submission of corresponding requests for monetary compensation to local governments.
Let us recall, that at the initiative of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the Law of Ukraine "On the State Budget for 2020" provides for monetary compensation to affected persons, whose houses (apartments) were destroyed as a result of an emergency military situation caused by armed aggression of the Russian Federation in the amount of UAH 20.0 million for the first time since the beginning of armed aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine.
The Cabinet of Ministers has adopted the corresponding Decree No. 767 on September 2, 2020.