Posted the: 2014-01-15 Numac: 2014021002 programming policy scientist 1 December 2013 FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE. -Act to amend the law of 17 September 2005 on the activities of launching, flight or operation guidance of space objects (1) PHILIPPE, King of the Belgians, to all, present and to come, hi.
The Chambers have adopted and we endorse the following: Article 1. This Act regulates a matter referred to in article 78 of the Constitution.
S. 2 A section 3 of Act on September 17, 2005 to launch activities, operating flight or guidance of space objects, the following changes are made: § 1. 1 is replaced as follows: '1 ° by "space object", (a) any object launched or to be launched on an orbital trajectory around the Earth or to a destination beyond the Earth's orbit;
(b) any vehicle designed to launch an object on a course referred to in point (a). Such gear is also regarded as a space object while it is operated vacuum for the needs of its development and validation phase;
(c) any constituent element of an object referred to in point (a) or point (b);
§ 2. 2 ° is replaced by the following: "2 ° by"operator", the person who leads or undertakes to carry out the activities by this Act by ensuring, alone or jointly, control strength of space object. '' The activity carried out by an operator may be under a contract for services.
In the case of a space object which is not likely to be operated in flight or to be guided once in orbit, the operator is deemed to be the person who gives the order to mailing of the object; »
§ 3. The 3rd is replaced by the following: "3 ° by 'effective control', the authority exercised on the activation of the means of control or remote control and, where appropriate, the means of surveillance, necessary for the performance of the activities of launching, flight or operation guidance of space objects;
§ 4. 5 ° is replaced by the following: "5 ° by"flight operation"and by"guidance", any operation relating to the placing in position, the conditions of flight, navigation or the evolution of the space object in outer space, such as the choice, control or correction of its orbit or its trajectory;
S. 3. this Act comes into force the day of its publication in the Moniteur belge.
Promulgate this Act, order that it be under the seal of the State and published by le Moniteur.
Given in Brussels, December 1, 2013.
PHILIPPE by the King: the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Social Affairs and public health, Ms. L. ONKELINX. the Secretary of State for science policy, Ph. COURARD sealed with the seal of the State: the Minister of Justice, Ms. A. TURTELBOOM _ Note (1) Session 2012-2013.
House of representatives.
Documents. -Bill, 53-2814 - No. 1. -Proposals for amendment, 53-2814 - No. 2. -Report, 53-2814 - No. 3. -Text adopted in plenary, 53-2814 - No. 4.
Full account. -4 July 2013.
-Bill raised by the Senate, 53-2190 - N ° 1. -Report, 53-2190 - No. 2. -Text adopted in plenary, 53-2190 - N ° 3. -Decision not to amend, 53-2190 - N ° 4.
Annals of the Senate.
-18 July 2013.