DECREE of 3 DECEMBER 2003.
Setting up the Committee of the Great Green River basin, located in the States of Minas Gerais and Bahia, and other matters.
The Vice-President of the REPUBLIC, the Office of the President of the Republic, using the allocation that gives the art. 84, item VI, subparagraph a, of the Constitution, and in view of the provisions in laws Nos 9,433, of 8 January 1997, and of 9,984 July 17 2000, DECREES: Art. first Is the Sub Committee-Big Green River basin, collegial body, with regulatory, deliberative and advisory assignments, under jurisdiction of the Sub-basin of big green, linked to the national water resources Council.
Sole paragraph. The area of expertise of the Committee of the Great Green River basin, a tributary of the São Francisco River, located in the States of Minas Gerais and Bahia, both rivers Union domain is defined by the geographical limits of the Sub-basin of Rio Verde Grande, and bounded by drainage area with exutório leased, 1:1,000,000 scale, at coordinates 43° 53 ' West Longitude and 14° 35 ' South Latitude.
Art. 2nd Sub Committee-Big Green River basin will be composed of representatives: I-of the Union;
II-the States of Minas Gerais and Bahia;
III-the municipalities located, in whole or in part, in its area of operation;
IV-the users of the waters of its area of operation; and V-of the water resources civil entities with proven performance in the basin.
(1) the number of representatives, holders and alternates, each sector mentioned in this article, as well as the criteria for their selection and appointment, shall be fixed in the rules of procedure of the Committee.
(2) the process of choosing the members of the Committee will be public, with wide prior disclosure and.
Art. 3 operation of the Sub Committee-Big Green River basin will be defined by its rules of procedure, in accordance with the provisions of law No. 9,433, of 8 January 1997.
Sole paragraph. The rules of procedure of the Committee shall be approved by its members and published in the Official Gazette.
Art. fourth meetings of the Committee shall be public, being summoned widely disseminated.
Art. 5 this Decree shall enter into force on the date of its publication.
Brasília, 3 December 2003; 182 of independence and 115 of the Republic.
JOSÉ ALENCAR GOMES DA SILVA Marina Silva