The measure reaches 85 percent of pension recipients. Photo Juan Mabromata / AFP.
The Government made official today, through the Official Gazette, the Reinforcement up to 7,000 pesos that retirees and pensioners will receive in the months of September, October and November of this year.
With the 15.53 percent increase announced by the economy minister, Sergio Massa, and the head of AnseS, Fernanda Raverta, the minimum pension will increase from $ 37,525 to $ 43,353 next month. Which, added to this bonus, will bring the minimum credit to 50,353 over the next three months.
The provision was made official with the publication of Decree 532/2022, which bears the signature of Alberto Fernández; the Chief of Staff, Juan Luis Manzur; and the Minister of Labor, Claudio Moroni.
According to that documentthe so-called “reinforcement of retirement rents” will reach 6.1 million peoplewhich is equivalent to 85 per cent of pension recipients.
The decree, in its article 2, establishes that the bonus will be granted “to holders of contributory pension benefits in charge of ANSES, to beneficiaries of the Universal Pension for the Elderly and to beneficiaries of non-contributory old age, disability, mothers of seven or more children and other non-contributory and ex gratia pensions whose payment is the responsibility of the said body.
The following section stated that “the amount of the retirement income reinforcement will be equivalent to $ 7,000 for those holders who receive an amount less than or equal to $ 43,352.59 based on the sum of all their current benefits.”
For their part, they will receive $ 4,000 “those and those holders who, for the sum of all their current benefits, receive an amount greater than $ 46,352.59) and less than or equal to $ 86,705.18”.
Article 4, meanwhile, indicates that “those and those holders who, for the sum of all their current benefits, receive an amount greater than $ 43,352.59 and less than or equal to $ 46,352.59, the amount of the reinforcement of retirement income will be equivalent to the required amount until the sum of $ 50,352.59 is reached.
It was further specified that those who “for the sum of all their current benefits receive an amount greater than $ 86,705.18 and up to $ 90,705.18, the amount of the retirement income reinforcement will be equivalent to what is necessary to achieve the amount indicated in the second term “.
Among the clarifications it was recalled that “to receive this reinforcement of the retirement income, the benefits must be in force in the same month in which they are paid”, and that “in the case of retirement benefits, whatever the amount of the co-participants, these and these must be considered and considered as a single or a single holder for the purposes of the right to the strengthening of retirement income which is granted by this decree.
The reinforcement is not included in the monthly payment. And in December, with the next mobility, there will be a new asset adjustment.