An amendment was tabled in favor of a variety of family allowances based on family income, according to the government, replacing the premium reduction from birth to the second child. Parliament must discuss and vote on the reform in the coming weeks.
Upon filing of the bill funding the Social Security 2015, September 29, two measures related families have been proposed:
The baby bonus divided by three from the 2nd child (modulation of the baby bonus depending on the rank of the child);
and the increase in family allowances delayed by 14-16 years.
During the parliamentary debate, the Socialist deputies and the rapporteur of the Committee on Social Affairs for the family branch, Marie-France Clergeau, proposed to replace these measures another method of reform, based on “the progressive reduction of the amount of allowances based on income “family.