The Saeima has adopted and the President promulgated the following laws: the amendments to the law "on maternity and sickness insurance" to make the law "on maternity and sickness insurance" (Latvian Saeima and the Cabinet of Ministers rapporteur, 1996, 1., no. 4; 1998, no. 15, no. 1; 2001; 2002; 2003, 22 no, no 2, 2004, 23; 5. No; 2005, 2. No; 2007, 24 no; 2009, 2., no. 15; Latvian journal, 2009, 200. no; 2010, no. 201; 2011, 99, 202. No.) the following amendments: 1. Make the text of article 10.6 as follows: "parental allowance is awarded 70 percent of beneficiaries the average insurance salaries, but not less than 100 lats a month." 2. To supplement the law with article 33.1 of the following: ' article 20.6. The funds from the State budget for the payment of parental benefits, the minimum amount is the difference between parental allowance is paid the amount necessary for the person to whom parental benefits are paid out of this law the minimum laid down in article 10, and the sum of the month meet 70 percent of parents requesting benefits in force at the date of the State social security benefit, or about double the amount calculated in the 70 percent of the beneficiaries the average insurance salaries If it is over 70 percent from a month earlier to request benefits in force at the date of the State social security benefit claims, the dual is provided from the State budget grants in accordance with the law on State budget for the current year, including disability, maternity and sickness special budget. " 3. transitional provisions be supplemented by the following paragraph 21: ' 21. Person until 2012 31 December granted parental benefits is less than this law, in article 10.6 minimum benefits and costs continually going after 1 January 2013, the State social insurance agency from 1 January 2013 recalculates the parental benefits, the minimum level established from 1 January 2013 shall and the difference is paid until 2013 April 1. "
The law shall enter into force on January 1, 2013. The Parliament adopted the law in 2012 on November 15. The President a. Smith in Riga 2012 December 6.