President approved new arrangements concerning formation of state programmes and rendering state financial assistance
With a view of improving the efficiency of implementation of state programmes and the order for rendering state financial assistance, the Edict of the President of the Republic of Belarus of 23 March 2016 No. 106 set forth that state programmes shall ensure achievement of objectives and fulfillment of tasks of medium-term social and economic development of the Republic of Belarus. According to the Edict state programmes shall be formed on the basis of the list of state programmes to be approved by the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus as agreed with the President of the Republic of Belarus. The Edict also defines the forms of rendering state financial assistance within the framework of state programmes.
The Edict was officially published in Russian on the National Legal Internet Portal of the Republic of Belarus on 26 March 2016, and its main provisions enter into force from 1 May 2016.