Guizhou Provincial Timber Management

Original Language Title: 贵州省木材经营管理办法

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(July 5, 2006, Guizhou province, the people's Government of the 42nd Executive meeting on August 7, 2006, announced the 94th of Guizhou province as of October 1, 2006) first for the protection and rational use of forest resources, strengthen the management of timber, according to the People's Republic of China forestry law and relevant laws and regulations, combined with the facts of the province, these measures are formulated.
    Article within the administrative area of the province engaged in timber management units and individuals shall abide by these measures.
    Article timber in these measures, including timber processing, transportation activities.
    Wood mentioned in these measures refers to logs, sawn timber, bamboo, wood, tree root, charcoal, and dbh of living trees more than 5 cm.
    Fourth forestry administrative departments of the people's Governments above the county level shall be responsible for the administrative area of timber management and supervision.
    Other relevant administrative departments of the people's Governments above the county level in accordance with their respective responsibilities, supervision and administration of timber. Article fifth units and individuals engaged in timber processing, shall apply to the forestry administrative departments of the people's Governments above the county level, receiving licences for timber processing.
    Villagers using legal wood processing small amount of farm implements, except such as furniture and building.
    Licences for timber processing uniformly printed by the provincial Department of forestry administration.
    Sixth application for licences for timber processing units and individuals should have their business processing to adapt to the size of the premises and equipment and be able to correctly identify the personnel, inspection of wood.
    Article seventh forestry administrative departments of the people's Governments above the county level shall, from the date of receipt of the application within the 20th review meets the conditions and in accordance with the planning and layout of the local timber processing, timber processing licences issued; do not meet the criteria, no administrative license is made by written decision with reasons, at the same time inform the applicant have the right to apply for administrative reconsideration or bring an administrative lawsuit in accordance with law.
    Article eighth villagers harvesting plots and houses all of the scattered trees, need access to markets, shall obtain the township (town) proof issued by a forestry station and villagers committees.
    Industrial and commercial Administrative Department and forestry for timber trading market administrative departments should conduct supervision and management.
    Nineth no unit or individual may engage in processing wood without legal documentation.
    Tenth Article transport wood of units and personal application wood transport card, should to County above Government forestry administrative competent sector provides following material: (a) forest logging license or proved wood source legal of other documents; (ii) plant quarantine card; (three) wood check size single or wood transport single; (four) wood business processing license; (five) forestry fee gold receipt and-paid notes; (six) legal, and regulations provides of other documents.
    11th forestry administrative departments of the people's Governments above the county level shall from the date of receipt of the application materials in the 3rd review for qualifying, issuing timber transport certificate; does not meet the criteria, no administrative license is made by written decision with reasons, at the same time inform the applicant have the right to apply for administrative reconsideration or bring an administrative lawsuit in accordance with law. 12th unit and individual transport timber, should hold a timber transport permit.
    Carriage of timber by units and individuals shall examine the timber transport permit.
    National secondary protection species wood for transport units and individuals shall obtain a provincial forestry administrative departments seal Special seal for the rare wood species of timber transport permit.
    13th article forestry administrative law enforcement personnel can into freight station, and Terminal and wood business processing places and car, and ship within, implementation following matters of supervision check, but should show administrative law enforcement card and Guizhou province wood check card: (a) transport wood whether holds wood transport card, card goods whether match; (ii) processing wood whether holds wood business processing license; (three) business processing of wood source whether legal. 14th transport units and individuals of the wood, timber transport permit for special reasons in transit over, should be extended within the 5th after original timber transport permit holder, nearest to the forestry administrative departments of the people's Governments above the county level for effective timber transport permit.
    Late 5th after does not return for, in accordance with the transport of timber without a license.
    15th administrative departments of people's Governments above the county level forestry seized timber, check is considered to be illegal, seizure occurs during storage, handling and other costs borne by the shipper, the carrier because of fault caused the loss of forestry administrative law enforcement personnel, borne by the forestry administrative units of law enforcement personnel.
    16th, default frcf evasion, by departments of people's Governments above the county level forestry administration ordered to pay, should pay more than 1 time twice times the amount of a fine, but shall not exceed a maximum 30,000 yuan.
    17th article violates these rules, as provided by laws and regulations, from its provisions.
    18th departments of people's Governments above the county level forestry administration staff members or other functionary, in violation of these rules, abuse of power, negligence, malpractice, and does not constitute a crime, administrative sanctions according to law. 19th article this way come into force on October 1, 2006.
                                            December 16, 1997 adopted by the Standing Committee of the Guizhou Provincial people's Government to amend the management of timber circulation at the same time, Guizhou province, abolished.