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AMLO will donate his Christmas bonus to needs for COVID-19

The Ministry of Finance and Public Credit (SHCP) made official by decree the delivery of the bonus equivalent to 40 days’ salary to the bureaucrats as of November 9.

The one that the Executive receives, will be returned to the Federation Treasury (Tesofe) to be used in attending to the needs derived from the health emergency, as established in the Official Gazette of the Federation (DOF).

The foregoing, in congruence with the principles of republican austerity established by the present administration under his charge.

“In order to be consistent with the austerity measures that I have been promoting, I have made the decision to reimburse to the Federation Treasury 100% of the amount I receive for the Christmas bonus and end-of-year bonus in terms of the provisions applicable legal laws, and which historically is equivalent to 40 days for those concepts, so that they are used to attend to the needs derived from the emergency generated by the SARS-CoV2 virus (COVID-19) in Mexico, I have seen fit to issue the following “, It exposed.

In the guidelines for granting the bonus published by the SHCP, it is specified that public servants who perform at the operational levels of trust, liaison and command, personnel of the Mexican Foreign Service and active military will have the right to receive it.

Also, retired civil and military personnel, and the relatives of said persons who have been granted a pension from the Institute of Social Security and Services for State Workers or charged to the federal treasury.

Unlike previous decrees, it is not specified if the payment of the Christmas bonus will be in two parts, that is, the first in November and the second in January of the following year, as it used to be done in the past.

Those who have been hired to provide professional services under the fee regime charged to resources from the chapter of Personal Services of the Classifier by Object of Expenditure for the Federal Public Administration, who provide their services to the agencies and entities and the Service Mexican exterior.

It is established that the agencies and entities will be obliged to deliver the proportional part of the corresponding bonus, and it will be given directly to the workers in the same way that their ordinary perceptions are paid.