The cabinet with violation of requirements of the current legislation allocated with the decisions from reserve fund of the state budget 1 billion 662 million hryvnias.
About it reports a press - service of the Audit Chamber which board under the chairmanship of Valentin Simonenko considered results of audit of efficiency of use of means of reserve fund of the state budget in 2008.
Audit showed a tendency to deterioration of a condition of management by these means and lack of internal control of the main managers of budgetary funds behind a condition of their use.
"It is established that the Cabinet which defines an order of use of means from reserve fund of the budget, didn't provide observance of requirements of the current legislation during the forming and distribution of the specified budgetary funds", - emphasized in Audit Chamber.
"At decision-making the government constantly ignores remarks and objections of Ministry of Economics, the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Justice about illegality of assignment from reserve fund, and the secretariat of Cabinet of Ministers doesn't exercise the corresponding control over observance by executive authorities of requirements of regulations of Cabinet of Ministers regarding preparation and paperwork who move them on government consideration", - is spoken in the message.
"During 2008, from 67 decisions on assignment from reserve fund for total amount 1 billion 871 million hryvnias, the government accepted with violation of requirements of the current legislation of 46 decisions for total amount over 1 billion 662 million hryvnias", - the Audit Chamber reported.
"From them nearly 352,6 million hryvnias are used as a source of additional financing of separate public authorities, the enterprises and establishments", - emphasized in department.
In the message it is said that "having in the management the means of reserve fund of the state budget unused or used not for designated purpose in the sum over 720 million hryvnias, the government didn't allocate in necessary volumes funds for ensuring financing of works on objects which suffered as a result of a high water, occurred in the summer of 2008".
"It led to negative social, economic and ecological consequences", - the Audit Chamber emphasized.
"Besides, lack of control from the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Economics and the main managers of budgetary funds led to use with violation of requirements of the current legislation and to poor control of means of reserve fund of the state budget for total amount of nearly 89 million hryvnias", - it is noted in the message.
By audit it is also established that the Ministry of Economics doesn't ensure functioning on return to the state budget of funds of the reserve fund allocated in previous years on terms of return.
"As of January 1, 2008 this debt made about 231,6 million hryvnias. During 2008 it was extinguished less than 2,2 million hryvnias or 0,9 percent of total amount of debt", - the Audit Chamber declared.
In department reminded that "the reserve fund of the state budget is formed for implementation of expenses which have no constant character and couldn't be provided by drawing up the draft of the state budget".
"Its means are used on elimination of consequences of emergency situations which annually arise in Ukraine", - is spoken in the message.