RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on amendments to article 16 of the Federal law "on State benefits for citizens with children" adopted by the State Duma on June 24, 1999 the year approved by the Federation Council July 2, 1999 year Article 1. Article 16 of the Federal law "on State benefits for citizens with children" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1995, no. 21, p. 1929; 1998, N 31, art. 3812) worded as follows: "article 16. The right to a monthly allowance for the child the right to a monthly child allowance is one of the parents (adoptive parents, guardians) for each born, adopted, adopted under the tutorship (guardianship) jointly living with him the child until the child reaches the age of sixteen years (student educational institution-until the end of learning them, but no longer than until they reach the age of 18) in families with an average per capita income whose size does not exceed the amount of the subsistence level established by the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
The constituent entities of the Russian Federation may provide monthly child allowance for families with higher per capita income than provided for in the first paragraph of this article, without accounting for the amount of funding at both the federal budget and the budgets of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
Procedure for recording and calculating per capita income, giving the right to receive the monthly child allowance shall be established by the Government of the Russian Federation.
Monthly child allowance is not payable to guardians (caretakers), receiving in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation money for the upkeep of children placed under guardianship (curatorship). ".
Article 2. The President of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Russian Federation to bring its normative acts in compliance with this federal law.
Article 3. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication and is valid until the entry into force of the Federal law dated July 29, 1998 N 134-ФЗ "about entry of changes and additions to the Federal Act" on State benefits for citizens with children ", but not later than January 1, 2000 year.
The President of the Russian Federation, b. Yeltsin, Kremlin, Moscow, N 171 July 17, 1999-FZ