MOSCOW, March 9 – RIA Novosti. Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law extending the privilege for parents with many children to choose a convenient time for vacation until the 14th birthday of the youngest child, the corresponding document was published on the official Internet portal of legal information.
In 2018, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a federal law granting priority over vacation time to parents with three or more children. The corresponding norm was supplemented by the Labor Code of the Russian Federation, according to which employees with three or more children under the age of 12 are granted the right to annual paid leave at their request at a convenient time for them.
The law expands the circle of persons entitled to receive annual paid leave at a time convenient for them, establishing that employees with three or more children under the age of 18 are granted annual paid leave at their request at a time convenient for them until the youngest child reaches 14 years.
Previously, this right was granted to employees with three or more children under the age of 12. At the same time, there is no condition for the age of the youngest of the children.