During the morning press conference, Abraham Vázquez Piceno, National Coordinator of the Program for Benito Juárez Welfare Scholarships, detailed the distribution and payment dates of said support, so the way in which it is deposited to students will be modified due to the electoral ban that will be imposed by the Revocation of Mandate consultation, in April, and the elections to be held on June 5 in the states of Aguascalientes, Durango, Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Quintana Roo and Tamaulipas.
According to the calendar released on January 31, for the month of February two deposits will be made together corresponding to bimesters January-February and March-April.
It should be added that for the May-June two-month period, the deposit will be made between the months of June and July, which corresponds to the amount of 1,680 pesos for basic and upper secondary education and 4,900 pesos for higher education students. The final payment of the year. which will also correspond to the months of September-October and November-December, will take place in November 2022.
For its part, the Welfare Secretariat announced the dates of incorporation, procedures and payments for economic support programs.
The registration of beneficiaries and the delivery of cards for programs for older adults, people with disabilities and children of working mothers, were also modified. According to the calendar established from the month of birth, they will be redistributed as follows:
People whose births are registered in the months of January, February, March and April and who reside in states without constitutional election, may register from April 15 to 30 and will receive their cards from June 15 to 30.
In the states in which election processes are carried out, those born in May and June may be registered, passing the electoral process, and they will receive their cards from August 15 to 30.
People who were born in the months of July to December must register in the first 15 days of their birth month. It should be noted that this will happen once the elections are over.
The beneficiaries of the pension for older adults will receive double the usual amount, that is, 7 thousand 700 pesos in the month of March. Since they will correspond to the two-month periods of March-April and May-June, it will be deposited in a single month.
This will be given in the same way for: programs for people with disabilities and children of working mothers, the beneficiaries of said support will receive a double deposit in March for the two bimonthly periods of March-April and May-June.
It should be added that the electoral ban is a set of measures implemented by the National Electoral Institute (INE) to generate the conditions for citizens to exercise their vote freely during election day.
-During the electoral ban it is prohibited from the three days before and until election day:
-Make electoral proselytism and/or campaign acts
-All kinds of electoral propaganda
-Government propaganda (Except health services, education and/or civil protection)
In the event that the parties and representatives do not comply with said rules and recommendations, the INE may apply the corresponding sanctions and fines.