In the third reading adopted a bill to provide annual weekend to undergo medical examination citizens over 40 years. Appropriate amendments will be made to the Labour code of the Russian Federation, the press service of the state Duma.
The document spells out that “workers over the age of 40 years, with the passage of the clinical examination in the manner prescribed by the legislation in the sphere of health protection, have the right to be excused from work for one working day once a year with the preservation of their place of work (post) and average earnings”.
Prior to the law all workers to undergo medical examination was guaranteed one paid day every three years. The fact of the examination will need to document, provide a certificate from the clinic.