The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted in whole draft decree №7000-P "On the findings and proposals to the draft law of Ukraine on State budget of Ukraine to 2018", thus the budget for 2018 was adopted in the first reading.
Rada voted for the budget in the first reading this writes the parliamentary corresponded mediaUA.
For this decision voted 260 people's Deputies.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine proposes Verkhovna Rada to adopt the state budget for 2018 with revenues of 877 billion hryvnia and expenditures 948,1 billion.
It is proposed to install in 2018, the subsistence minimum on one person counting on the month in the amount from 1 January 2018 - 1700 hryvnia, with 1 July 1777 hryvnia, from December 1 - 1853 of the hryvnia.
It is planned to adopt the state budget for 2018 with a limiting budget deficit in the amount of 77.9 billion hryvnia.
It is also planned to provide for the return of loans to the state budget at the level of 7.3 billion hryvnia. In addition, provides for the granting of loans from the state budget at 14.2 billion.
It is proposed to provide the maximum amount of debt in the amount of 1,999 trillion hryvnia. The draft budget 2018 based on the forecast rate of 30.1 per dollar at the end of 2018.
After that, the Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman thanked the MPs for the vote, and the head of the Verkhovna Rada Andriy Parubiy closed the evening plenary session of Parliament.