In Georgia, costs for Parliamentarians were estimated
Georgian parliamentarians have got 5,156,417 GEL as the salaries and allowances to these salaries in 2010. They have also got 2,275,122 GEL as bonuses for the period. This was reported by "Business-Georgia" referring to the database of public information published in Georgia.
In addition, according to the first and second quarters of 2011 (January - July), the sum of salaries and allowances paid to employees of the Georgian parliament amounted 2,588,246 laris, and bonuses - 1,137,792 GEL.
Recently, database of public information appealed to the Parliament of Georgia with an official letter. It requested information on the total amount of travel expenses of all 150 members of Parliament of Georgia both in Georgia and abroad.
The respond contained only general information. Thus, according to the law of Georgia "On State Budget of Georgia for 2010 and 2011", 1.2 million lari was isolated for the assignments of members of parliament and their staff in 2010, noted in the paper.
The number of cars that make up the vehicle fleet of the Georgian parliament amounts 53 units. Actual fuel consumption of these cars amounted to 279 250 liters in 2010, and six months of 2011 - 153 350 liters.
In addition, according to the 2010, actual expenditure of Georgian parliamentarians to link amounted 116 710 GEL, and for six months of 2011 - 71 085 GEL.