MOSCOW, December 17 (RAPSI) – The State Duma passed a bill on repayment of mortgage of deceased servicemen in a final third reading on Tuesday.

The bill would allow the state to repay mortgage loans of deceased servicemen by lump sum right before accession of their relatives to the heirship and re-execution of a credit contract.

Provisions would be applied to wives, children and parents of the fallen.

Amendments are to be introduced into the Law Concerning the Savings and Mortgage System of Housing Provision for Servicemen.