JAKARTA, KOMPAS.com – The Covid-19 pandemic has prompted the government to work on formulating the 13th salary and holiday allowance (THR) for the state civil servants (ASN).
The depressed 2020 State Revenue and Expenditure Budget (APBN) because it continues to be issued for various stimuli, but no tax revenue makes THR and the 13th salary have to be conditioned.
However, for 2021, the government ensures that ASN will still get THR and the 13th salary.
The statement is contained in the Financial Note Book and the 2021 RAPBN. The document explains that the government has budgeted ministerial / institutional spending amounting to Rp 1,028.86 trillion.
Allocation aims to meet the implementation of priority policies and the need for government service delivery.
“The budget has considered, among other things, maintaining the welfare level of the apparatus through the provision of the 13th salary and the THR,” the document explained.
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Sri Mulyani promised
Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati also ensured that civil servants (PNS), TNI soldiers and police officers would receive holiday allowances and the 13th salary in 2021. THR and the 13th salary are paid in full.
Sri Mulyani explained that the payment of THR and salaries for the 13 civil servants is reflected in the budget allocation for ministerial agencies (K / L) which will increase by 23.1 percent next year.
“The 13th salary and the THR according to the previous policy will be paid in full according to the performance allowance,” Sri Mulyani explained in a virtual press conference for the 2021 RAPBN and Financial Memorandum, Friday (14/8/2020).