Parents who have lost their entitlement should continue to receive the allowance in the amount they have received so far. This will be the case in times of crisis.
During the crisis situation in Slovakia due to a new pandemic
coronavirus, parents will be able to draw longer parental
This applies to those who have lost their entitlement to this benefit after receiving them
the child has reached the age of three or six years in the case of a long-term child
adverse health condition, or a child entrusted to a surrogate
care. This follows from the proposal for a regulation on certain measures
in the field of social affairs, family and employment services over time
emergency situation approved by the government on Tuesday.
Parents who have lost their entitlement should continue to receive the allowance
in the amount they have received so far. This will be true in times of crisis
situation. The regulation states that parents will be able to receive it for the longest time
until the month in which the crisis situation ends.
The regulation also regulates the provision of the allowance at the time, if justified
the person draws nursing care but has been granted leave
entitled to a service salary. It also handles opposite cases.
Overall, the number of recipients of this contribution should increase during
one month, its payment should go to 1.32 million euros, for a total of
three months, the measure should cost € 7.92 million. “It
o all recipients who are not entitled to nursing allowance or
whose nursing allowance is in a lower amount than the amount of parental leave
contribution “ approached the Ministry of Labor, which he submitted to
government a draft regulation. Estimates of the number of recipients are also based on
the fact that parents are currently receiving nursing care who would
under “normal” circumstances, they placed the child in the care of the elderly
parents and went to work, but the Ministry of Labor cannot estimate how much
nursing recipients is.
A government decree also regulates the provision and entitlement to other benefits
so that they are maintained even during an emergency.
“The purpose of the Regulation is to temporarily adjust the procedures,
claims and time limits in proceedings in the field of state social benefits, assistance
in material need, alimony and social compensation
consequences of severe disability where it is for the protection of life
and the health of clients unavoidable and objectively justified in time
emergency situation, the material security of the population was guaranteed, etc.
despite the difficult conditions for the performance of state administration in this
areas “ justified by the Ministry of Labor.
The changes concern, for example, assistance in material need. Changes except
assessment of entitlement to this benefit will also affect the activation work. It is proposed
introduce a protective allowance of EUR 37.30 for people who during
corona crises cannot perform activation work. The protective contribution is
proposes that it also be introduced for beneficiaries of material need who have
concluded agreements on the performance of work or agreements on work activities,
but only if they are not entitled to the activation allowance under the title
income from such activity in the amount of the minimum wage.
“It is proposed to introduce a protective allowance for those as well
recipients of assistance in material need with which employers have, for the duration
crisis, they ended their legal relationship, which entitled them to
income from dependent activity, “ it is stated
Furthermore, the government regulation addresses the waiver of time limits within which persons are
must prove the decisive facts or the extension of deadlines
cessation of entitlement to certain benefits and contributions that have expired or should have expired
expire in times of crisis. “At the same time as the regulation
proposes the introduction of an advance and the payment of benefits, and
contributions provided that, for objective reasons, in times of crisis
situation, it is not possible to verify compliance with the conditions for new applications
Claim. “ it is written in a government decree.