JAKARTA, KOMPAS.com – The Ministry of Finance (Kemenkeu) ensures that the provision of the 13th salary 2020 civil servants (PNS), retirees and the TNI-Polri will be disbursed in mid-August 2020.
The Director General of Treasury of the Ministry of Finance, Andin Hadiyanto, said that his party had sought that the 13th 2020 salary could be given before mid-August 2020.
“The revision of the government regulation is being finalized by the Kemenpan. Immediately finished and immediately paid. We try before mid-August (payment). If it can be faster,” Andin said as quoted on Sunday (2/8/2020).
To disburse the 13th salary, the government has completed the revision of Government Regulation (PP) Number 35 Year 2019 and PP Number 38 Year 2019 regarding Granting Salaries, Pension, or Thirteen Benefits to Civil Servants, Soldiers of the Indonesian National Army, Members of the Indonesian National Police , State Officials, and Pension Recipients or Benefits.
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Now, the revision of the PP is just waiting for the signature of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi).
Previously some time ago, Minister of Finance Sri Mulyani Indrawati also confirmed that the 13th salary was disbursed in August 2020.
“Payment of the 13th salary will be planned in August 2020. For this implementation, we will immediately issue a revision of the existing regulations,” Sri Mulyani said.
In previous years, the 13th salary was normally disbursed to the state civil service (ASN) in July. This 13th salary is included in the economic stimulus program during the corona virus pandemic (Covid-19).
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The 13th salary component in 2020 includes basic salary and attached benefits consisting of family benefits as well as departmental benefits.
While for retirees, the applicable formula is principal retirement, plus family allowance or income allowance (13th salary of 2020 retirees).
Sri Mulyani stressed that the disbursement of the 13th salary of 2020 2020 is only allocated to the lower echelon III office and its level.
The policy also applies to the military and police, as well as retirees. That is, echelon I and II state officials did not receive payment of the 13th salary.
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“This 13th salary and pension policy is carried out by us last year, which was not given to state officials, echelon I and II officials, and officials of the same level. However, the 13th salary and pension was given to all ASN, TNI “The National Police are not included in this category,” he explained.
The State Treasurer said that he had prepared the 13th salary and pension budget with a total of Rp. 28.5 trillion.
“Which consists of ASNs for salaries and benefits attached to salaries for central ASNs is IDR 6.73 trillion. While for the 13th pension, the budget is IDR 7.86 trillion,” he said.
“For the ASN regional budget payment of IDR 13.89 trillion, so that the total payment of the 13th salary is IDR 28.5 trillion,” Sri Mulyani continued.
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(Source: KOMPAS.com/Ade Miranti, Mutia Fauzia | Editor: Erlangga Djumena, Yoga Sukmana, Bambang P. Jatmiko)