The Duma Council approved the idea to create a Commission to support SMEs

MOSCOW, 13 APR – RIA Novosti. In the state Duma may receive a Commission for the support of small and medium enterprises affected by the coronavirus, this decision was supported by all members of the Council of the Duma, told journalists the Chairman of the lower house of Parliament, Vyacheslav Volodin.

Earlier, the leader of the faction “United Russia” in the state Duma Sergei Neverov told reporters that the Duma Council will present a proposal to create an inter-faction Commission of Commerce.

“we will consider the initiative, which is supported by all members of the Council: we are talking about Committee of the State Duma of the Russian Federation on support of small and average business. This initiative was made by the faction “United Russia”, it (the creation) are all supported. All think right this Commission today, representatives of all factions of the State Duma profile committees set up in order to provide continuous assistance to the enterprises of small and average business, in continuous dialogue to develop proposals,” said Volodin.

He noted that the Commission, in the format of communication with affected businesses, and the government will prepare the appropriate proposals to support the sector SMEs affected by the coronavirus.

“This Commission will now work in continuous mode, despite the fact that the deputies should go to the regions or they are nearing the holidays, the Commission will continue to work. Therefore, those who choose work in this Commission should pre-plan your activities in such a way that they will not leave, they will have no patrols (by region)”, – said the speaker of the state Duma.

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