The salary of the speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament is being increased.
The Parliament told that the relevant amendment will be made to article 21 of the Law on the Status of the Member of the Azerbaijani Parliament.
According to the amendment, monthly salary of the speaker of the Parliament will be increased from AZN 1950 to AZN 2250.
According to the Law on the Status of the Member of the Azerbaijani Parliament, the salary of the first vice-speaker of the Parliament is equal to 90%, the salary of the deputy speaker to 85%, the salary of parliamentary committee and commission chairman to 80%, the salary of deputy chairman of the parliamentary committee and commission to 75%, the salary of the MP is equal to 70% of the speaker’s salary.
In connection with the relevant amendment, the salaries of the abovementioned persons will rise consequently.
The draft amendment will be discussed at the plenary meeting on December 17.
Ogtay Asadov is the speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament.