On this day

The RSFSR Council of People’s Commissars decree on creation of the State Planning Committee (Gosplan)

22 February 1921

February 22, 1921 under the decree of the Council of People's Commissars of the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic was formed the State Planning Committee (Gosplan), which was entrusted to develop a single national plan for the development of national economy, as well as review and harmonization of the state plan with production programs and planning assumptions of various departments.