In the state Duma proposes the idea of introducing discounts upon online utilities payment

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First Deputy Chairman of the state Duma Committee on housing policy and housing and communal services Sergey Pakhomov pointed to the need to Refine the idea of discounts for housing and communal services in electronic format, reports IA “NSN”.

“the idea, or rather until even the slogan, has the right to life. But you need to consider, isn’t there a reverse effect and will the Russians pay more,” – said the MP.

He stressed that the digital system can generate confusion. For example, will be difficult to communicate with the experts estimated that in the long term fraught with conflict.

According to the author of the initiative Deputy Boris Chernyshov, the current rules of distribution mean that citizens send both paper and electronic versions of receipts. While completely abandon the first is impossible.

At the end of January 2020, it became known that the new version of the law on the activities of the overdue debt of individuals subject to changes. According to the amendments, the collection of debts on payment housing-utilities can pass on to collectors.

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