The government registered in Parliament a draft law No. 9258, which cancels the increase of salaries of judges in 2019.
The draft law proposes to exclude from the final and transitional provisions of the law “On judicial system and status of judges” rule on the definition from the beginning of 2019 salaries for judges of the local court in the amount of 25 times the subsistence minimum (48 thousand UAH 25, according to the draft budget for next year), and for judges of appeal and high specialized court – 40 times the subsistence minimum (76 840 thousand UAH according to the draft budget for 2019).
In the case of the bill, local court judge will receive about 38 thousand UAH 420 (20 minimum subsistence levels according to the draft budget), and the judges of appeal and high specialized – about 57 thousand 630 UAH (30 minimum according to the draft budget for next year.
We will remind, last year 112.ua did a review of the salaries of senior judges in Ukraine.