SAIs of Belarus and Russia considered the audit conclusion on the execution of the Union State budget for 2015
The event was chaired by heads of SAIs of Russia and Belarus Tatiana Golikova and Leonid Anfimov. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Russia Igor Petrishenko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus Alexander Surikov, Deputy State Secretary of the Union State Ivan Bambiza, representatives of the Permanent Committee of the Union State of Belarus and Russia and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union of Belarus and Russia were also present at the event.
Opening the meeting of the boards, Leonid Anfimov noted that "the first priority at the present time in the development of the economies of Belarus and Russia is the efficiency of the use of each ruble of Union State budget". That is why it is so important to improve with help of SAIs of our countries the budgetary process from drawing up the draft budget to preparation a report on its execution, - said Chairman of the State Control Committee of Belarus.
The audit confirmed the data on revenues and expenditures of the report of Union State Council of Ministers on the execution of the Union State budget for 2015 but also showed the insufficient budget implementation.
Following the meeting SAIs of Belarus and Russia made a number of proposals aimed at addressing the identified deficiencies.
At the meeting was also discussed and approved the plan of joint actions of the State Control Committee of Belarus and the Accounts Chamber of Russia for 2017, which provides for a series of joint and parallel audits.