The title "Veteran of Labor", which existed inIt was decided to preserve the Soviet Union after its disintegration. It was confirmed by a new federal normative legal act - the law "On Veterans" No. 5-FZ of 12.01.1995.
This title is awarded after retirement.
In addition to the breastplate that confirms the length of service, it provides for the receipt of benefits, which can be expressed both in material form and in monetary terms.
Who can receive the title of "Veteran of Labor"
Article 7 of the Veterans Act refers to veteransLabor of those who, when they were minors, began their labor activity in the period from 1941 to 1945 during the Great Patriotic War and have at least 35 years of working experience for women and 40 years for men. Due to natural reasons, there are very few such citizens. The main part of labor veterans are those who, according to the legislation, have different labor medals and orders, honorary titles or departmental awards. To receive the title, in addition to these regalia, you need the total length of service required to apply for an old-age pension.
Work experience, which is necessary to obtainOf this rank is established by the legislative bodies of the subject of the Federation where the veteran resides. The amount of benefits for veterans of labor of federal and regional significance is identical, but their composition may change annually, depending on the capabilities of the respective level budgets.
Benefits provided for veterans of labor
To qualify for benefits, you mustBe awarded this title, as evidenced by the document - the certificate "Veteran of Labor". With this certificate on hand, you can count on free medical care in state and municipal health institutions.
In 2014, a set of benefits foreseen forVeterans of federal and regional significance, includes free manufacturing and repair of dentures, excluding cermets and precious metals, in state and municipal dental clinics. In the event that you are still working under an employment contract, you must provide regular holidays at any time convenient for you, and, in addition, you are entitled to take leave without pay for 30 days a year. You are also provided with free transportation on any public transport, except for a taxi, in any region and in the locality of Russia, this includes automobile trips of intercity and suburban routes. During seasonal tariffs, you can pay only 50% of the fare for the train.
For veterans of labor, there is a 50%Payment for the total area of the apartment in which you live with your family members or alone. Communal payments you also have the right to pay only in half, regardless of the type of housing stock.