Statistics On Livestock

Original Language Title: Statistik über den Viehbestand

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163. Regulation of the Federal Minister for agriculture and forestry, environment and water management concerning statistics on livestock

On the basis of §§ 4-10 and § 32 para 4 No. 1 of the Federal Statistics Act 2000, Federal Law Gazette I no. 163/1999, I no. 111/2010, is last amended by Federal Law Gazette in agreement with the Chancellor and in agreement with the Federal Minister of finance prescribed in terms of § 14 in addition:

1 section

General terms and conditions

Arrangement for the compilation of statistics

§ 1. The Federal Agency has Statistics Austria (Federal Agency) to fulfil the obligations of in Austria on the basis of Regulation (EC) No. 1165/2008 inventory of livestock and meat statistics and repealing directives 93/23/EEC, 93/24/EEC and 93/25/EEC, OJ No. L 321 of the 01.12.2008 in accordance with S. 1, conduct surveys to this regulation and to create statistics on the basis of the data collected both within a half-year after the date of the survey.

2. section

Livestock survey in June

Statistical units, population

2. statistical units are agricultural holdings which keep cattle and pigs at the reporting date.

Continuity, date, reference period

§ 3. The surveys are annually at the reporting date 1 June of each calendar year.

Survey characteristics and type of survey

4. (1) the characteristics concerning the number of pigs (annex I lit. a) is personally identifiable as to raise census through procurement of administrative data of the Federal Ministry of health.

(2) the survey characteristics regarding the cattle population (Appendix II) the agricultural market are personal in the way of the Census through procurement of administrative data to collect Austria.

3. section

Livestock survey in December

Statistical units, population

5. statistical units are agricultural enterprises, that the date keep cattle, pigs, sheep or goats or conducted in the reference period not investigated slaughter of pigs.

Continuity, date, reference period

The surveys are section 6 (1) annually at the reporting date 1 December of each calendar year.

(2) the period from 2 December of the previous calendar year to December 1st of each calendar year is considered reference period for details of unreviewed slaughter of pigs.

Survey characteristics and type of survey

7. (1) the survey characteristics regarding the stock of pigs, sheep and goats, as well as not investigated slaughter of pigs (annex I) are personal as collect sample survey through survey of 7,000 statistical units.

(2) the survey characteristics regarding the cattle population (Appendix II) the agricultural market is personally identifiable as census through procurement of administrative data to raise Austria.

(3) the selection of the sample for the survey of survey characteristics in accordance with Annex I has to be carried out by the Federal Agency on the basis of a stratified random sample.

4 section

Common provisions

Carrying out the survey

§ 8 (1) the survey referred to in article 7, paragraph 1 is carried out by the Federal Agency.

(2) for the survey, the Federal Agency has to create uniform documents of survey (questionnaire with explanatory notes) and to provide them the respondents both in paper form and in electronic form.

Information disclosure

9. (1) in the surveys is information disclosure in accordance with § 9 of the Federal Statistics Act 2000, Federal Law Gazette I no. 163/1999.

(2) to exchange the information that natural and legal persons and registered partnerships are committed, operate a statistical unit in accordance with § 5 in its own name.

Duty of the respondents

§ 10. The respondents are obliged, within twelve working days of the date fully and in good faith in the survey documents to enter their information and to transmit them to the address indicated in the survey documentation when using the survey documents in paper form.

Other duties to cooperate

§ 11 former managers (farmer) statistical units in accordance with § 5 are obliged to participate in the determination of the new statistical information providers pursuant to section 9 para 2 by the Federal Agency.

Information on disclosure requirements

§ 12. The Federal Agency has the respondents about the consequences in accordance with section 66 of the Federal Statistics Act 2000 denial of information and knowingly incomplete or not the best knowledge to instruct relevant information.

Cooperation obligations of the holders of administrative data

13. (1) the Federal Ministry of health is obliged to submit the administrative data that are required for the determination of survey characteristics in accordance with article 4, paragraph 1, at the request of the Federal Agency free of charge and on an electronic data carrier.

(2) the Agrarmarkt Austria is obliged to submit the administrative data that are required for the determination of survey characteristics in accordance with §§ 4 para 2 and 7 para. 2 at the request of the Federal Agency free of charge and on an electronic data carrier.

Reimbursement of costs

§ 14. The Federal Minister for agriculture and forestry, environment and water management has the Federal agency once in 2012 to make a reimbursement of costs amounting to 2 207 euros for the survey according to the section 2 as well as annually, for the first time in 2012, amounting to 13 692 euros for the survey in accordance with the article 3. This amount is subject to 2013 an annual valorisation of 3%.

Entry into force, expiry

§ 15. This Regulation shall enter into force; 1 June 2012 at the same time the regulation concerning statistics on livestock, Federal Law Gazette II No. 147/2009, override.

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