The Government has been instructed to add a provision to the draft federal law On the 2018 Federal Budget and the 2019–2020 Budget Plan to ensure additional budgetary allocations to finance the following:
- State Programme for the Development of Agriculture and Regulation of Agricultural Products, Raw Materials and Food Products Markets for 2013–2020 (20 billion rubles annually), including as regards financing the development of agricultural facilities and social establishments located in the countryside;
- Comfortable Urban Environment priority project;
- Conservation and Prevention of Pollution of the Volga River priority project;
- Indexation of Presidential and Government grants in culture and the arts.
Other Presidential instructions concern permanent monitoring of the financial and economic situation of companies that make commercial flights and giving the Aerial Forest Protection Service (Avialesookhrana) the right to put out fires on forestry fund lands so as to prevent emergencies as a result of wild fires.
The Government and the Emergencies Ministry have been instructed to make amendments to Russian legislation concerning various aspects of the provision of material and financial assistance to the victims of emergencies.
The Government, the Emergencies Ministry and the Federal Bailiff Service are to make amendments to Russian legislation to stipulate that financial allocations to the victims of emergencies shall not be subject to legal collection.
The Government, the Emergencies Ministry and regional governments have been instructed to enhance the efficiency of the governing bodies of the Unified Emergency Prevention and Response State System (UEPRSS).
Recommendations for the regional authorities concern measures to upgrade the territorial subsystems of the Unified Emergency Prevention and Response State System and civil defence systems.