REGIONAL MEETING ONCO-ORDINATION OF DISABILITY PENSIONS SCHEMES<br />Hotel Queen of Montenegro, Budva<br />Montenegro<br />Disability Pension Scheme in KOSOVO<br />By Edmond Murati 2011<br />1<br />
INTRODUCTION<br />The Kosovo Social Protection System is in a very early stage of development. <br />At this point in time, legal infrastructure regarding social security is being <br />created by institutions in order to create a more comprehensive social <br />protection system. Several laws have been promulgated by the Kosovo, several other <br />laws are in different stages of the adaptation process.<br />It is important however, that all legislation adopted in Kosovo is very modern, <br />democratic and conform to main international documents and treaties. <br />DEMOGRAFICS STATISTICS about KOSOVO<br />Source : SOK<br />2<br />
PENSIONS SYSTEM IN THE REPUBLIC OF KOSOVO<br />After the war in Kosovo, particularly from 01. july .2002 begins to be applied the reformed pension system based on three Pillars.• FIRST PILLAR:Basic pensions (old age pension from age 65 years old and more)<br />additional linear payment for excategories that contributed in system Pay As You Go<br />and other special Schemes, funded from the state budget revenues,• THE SECOND PILLAR:is mandatory pension savings of 5% Worker and 5% employer.• THIRD PILLAR:Supplementary voluntary (fulfill the first and second pillar ) Private Voluntary Pension organized on an individual basis or by enterprises themselves - stimulated by the state to tax relief.<br />3<br />
Organization for Department of Pension Administration<br />Managing Director<br />Divisions <br /> - Division of Pension schemes<br />- Division for Payments of Schemes<br />- Division for pension disability insurance<br />by convention interlingue<br />- Division of I.T<br />Regional Centers<br /> - RC Prishtina<br /> - RC Prizren<br /> - RC Peja<br /> - RC Gjilan<br /> - RC Gjakova<br /> - RC Ferizaj<br />- RC Mitrovica<br />30 Municipality Offices<br />4<br />
PENSION SCHEME OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES<br /><ul><li> In Kosovo this category is treated in the first pillar pension system, and is funded by the state budget.
aims to care by the state for financial assistance to persons which are permanent physical disability, mental and psychical and incapable of any type of work. </li></ul>5<br />
LEGAL FRAMEWORK<br /><ul><li>Law no. 2003/23 dated 06.11.2003, treats people with disabilities aged from 18 to 65 years, applicable from 01.01.2004Law no. 03/L-22 for the care of materials Families with disabled children from 0 - 18 years old (from birth to 18 years). Families with Disabled children is a new scheme which started at beginning of the year (2009), and it will cover a category of children with permanent disabilities who until now have not had good care and materials from the State. Beneficiaries of this scheme will be families who care for children with permanent disabilities aged from 0 to 18 years .This includes several categories, blind people, children with physical problems, and children who can not meet their physiological needs and are in need 24 hours care. The monthly benefit is 100 euro`s per child.A report below shows the actual status of this schemeReport fig 05.2011</li></ul>6<br />
Disability pension<br /><ul><li>means a benefit – in form of pension that is paid to persons with disabilities, and managed by the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare.
Is Financial support to persons which are totally and Permanently Disabilities, and incapable of any type of work.</li></ul>Here are the statistical reports of payment`s by Region and Gender <br />7<br />Total beneficiary in payment for Aprill 2011 we have 180221 pensioners <br />
BASIC REQUIREMENTS<br /><ul><li>Needs to be permanent resident of the Republic of Kosovo
To demonstrate the inability of full and permanent for any type of work, estimated by the expert committee of the medical fields
Age 18-65 years is related to Law no. 2003/23 applied from 2004
Age 0-18 years is related to Law no. 03/L-22 applied from 2009</li></ul>Statistical Report Aged from 18-65 years related to Law no. 2003/23 for 03-2011<br />9<br />
ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES<br /><ul><li>Acceptance of applications
Verification and registration </li></ul>of claims in the database<br /><ul><li>A permanent control by the</li></ul>Internal Auditorand the Revision is done Annually by the <br />General Auditors<br />10<br />
THE MEDICAL-EXAMINATION PROCEDURES<br /><ul><li>Medical Committee means - a group compound by medical experts specialized in the field of medicine appointed by the Respective Institution</li></ul>THE MEDICAL COMPOUND OF THE COMMISSION<br /><ul><li>At least three specialist physicians from related fields, the chairman of commision and at least two members.
The medical compound of commissions appointed by the particular specialist field and application depending on which subjects examined.</li></ul>COMMISSION OF FIRST LEVEL ( Instance ) <br /><ul><li>It is responsible for examining, assessing and determining the condition of Physical Disability, mental and psychical of applicant
The examination of Commission is done in 7 regional centers</li></ul>11<br />
THE RIGHT TO APPEAL<br /><ul><li>The party dissatisfied with the decision of first Level (instance) based on legal dispositions is entitled to appeal in the second level (instance) .</li></ul>MEDICAL COMMISSION OF SECOND LEVEL (Instance) <br /><ul><li>In accordance with the dispositions for disability pension, is competent and responsible for deployment eligibility under the complaints that were rejected by the medical commission of first Level (instance) .
A member of a medical commission of first level (instance) may not be member of second Level (instance).
The examination of Commission is done in Department
The party dissatisfied with the decision of second Level (instance) of the respective institution, has the right to made request the competent court (Supreme Court)</li></ul>12<br />
REVALUATION<br /><ul><li>Based on the disposition of Law 2003/23, the Commission of medical experts will determine permanent and fully disability physical and mental sets a deadline of revaluation. Beneficiary of the disability pension must undergo medical reevaluation committee after 1 year, 3 years and maximum 5 years.
REVALUATION: means review procedures of the commission examination by medical experts, where the right to disability pension may be terminated or extended depending on the health situation during the reassessment</li></ul>13<br />
Pensioner with Disability by NATIONALITY registered <br />From beginning of scheme ( 01.01.2004 ) till now<br />Pensioner with Disability in Payment<br />From 04-2011 <br />Report for 04-2011<br />14<br />
INTEGRATED INFORMATION SYSTEM (I.I.S) in <br />MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND SOCIAL WELFARE<br /><ul><li>I.I.S enables the extension of decision-making through 7 Regional Centers of </li></ul>Department of administration Pension in Kosovo and 30 municipalities.<br />System is Based in WEB Application and is ready for interoperability with <br />Other Systems as well to share ,link and replicate databases with other Institutions<br /><ul><li>Registration of different type of requests, approval of decisions, </li></ul>and approved payments through Regional Centers of <br />Department of administration Pension in Kosovo <br />MEDICAL EXAMINATION BY THE COMMISSION AND PROCEDURES DECISION<br /><ul><li>Registration of claims in database of Integrated Information System
Data entry as estimated on the basis of the Medical Commission, </li></ul> Integrated Information System I.I.S<br /><ul><li>Approval and printout of decisions (positive or negative depending on the </li></ul>medical assess committee)<br /><ul><li>Checking of decisions for payments ,</li></ul>15<br />
<ul><li>Approval and placement in payment depending on status
Processing, monthly payments, maintenance of data on the </li></ul>database of Integrated Information System <br />FEES<br /><ul><li>Payments are monthly
Payments are transferred through commercial banks in individual </li></ul>pension accounts.<br /><ul><li> The amount of monthly pension is currently € 45 euro, and is monthly linear</li></ul>16<br />
FUNDING<br /><ul><li>Funding and provision of funds made by the state budget,
Financial planning made by Medium Term Expenditure Framework budget and planning for each subsequent year.
Tabular form are the number and charge monthly fees and the amount of total budget spending for 2010</li></ul>17<br />
Thank you for your attentionhvala vam na pažnjuVielen DankMerci pour votre attentionJufaleminderit per Vemendje<br />For viewing and Downloading the slides <br />http://www.scribd.com/edmond-murati-7049<br />EDMOND MURATI<br />Menager of TI / Head of S.I.I Department of Pension <br />DAPK- Ministry of Labour and Social WelfareGovernment of Kosovaoffice 038 211 665mob 049 40 20 10<br /> 044 505 979http://www.rks-gov.net/<br />firstname.lastname@example.orgEdmond.Murati@ks-gov.net<br />SAMI SALIHU<br />Director for Department of Pension<br />DAPK- Ministry of Labour and Social WelfareGovernment of KosovaFix : 038 211 664Mob : 044 177-287<br /> email@example.com@ks-gov.net<br />MUHAREM HAZIRI<br />Head of Payment Division in Department of Pension<br />DAPK- Ministry of Labour and Social WelfareGovernment of Kosovaoffice 038 212 186 <br />044 238 846 <br />firstname.lastname@example.org<br />18<br />