Children with HIV through the fault of the Ministry of health remained without money

This became known from the message of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine. As the Ministry informs, the Law on combating the spread of diseases caused by HIV, it is prescribed that the children until they turn 18 years old, must be provided monthly state aid, the amount of which is established by the government.

The prosecution notes that in accordance with government resolution No. 852 size of government, increased five times, is the amount calculated in ten non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens. In this regard, the Ministry of health should lead to conditions of departmental normative legal acts in compliance with provisions of the regulations.

According to the Prosecutor's office, despite these requirements, the Ministry of health has not taken effective measures for the development and approval of the procedure for monthly payment of state aid to children infected with HIV.

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As a result, the statement of the office, there was a shortfall in HIV-infected children guaranteed by the state aid, and those who turned from 16 to 18 years, were unlawfully deprived of the right to maintenance it.

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