LAW 117 1994
Official Gazette No. 41,216 of February 9, 1994
Whereby poultry quota promotion is created and rules regarding their collection and administration are held. Summary
THE CONGRESS OF COLOMBIA DECREES:
ARTICLE 1o. Poultry farming is a sub-component of the agricultural sector of the country and consists of activities dedicated to the production of poultry, poultry eggs and poultry.
. For the purposes of this Act is meant as an incubator company that is dedicated to the production of chicks or pullets day-old from fertilized eggs produced in the country or imported for the purpose of sale to third parties or to their own exploitation.
ARTICLE 3. FEE POULTRY DEVELOPMENT. From the effective date of this law, believe the fee Poultry Development, which shall consist of the equivalent of one point seventy-five percent (1.75%) of the market value of each bird born one day incubator for the production of meat, and the equivalent of seven point seventy-five (7.75%) of the market value of each bird born a day incubator for the production of eggs.
PARÁGRAFO TRANSIENT. During the first year of enactment of this law, the fee Fomento Poultry shall consist of the equivalent of one point five percent (1.25%) of the market value of each bird a day born in incubator for the production of meat and for the equivalent of six percent (6.00%) of the market value of each bird born a day incubator for the production of eggs.
During the second year of enactment of this Act, the Poultry Development Fee shall consist of the equivalent of one point fifty percent (1.50%) of the market value of each bird a day born in incubator intended for meat production, and the equivalent to six point fifty percent (6.50%) of the market value of each bird born a day incubator for the production of eggs.
From the third year of enactment of this Act, the Poultry Development Fee shall consist of the equivalent of one point seventy-five percent (1.75%) of the market value of each bird a day born in incubator for the production of meat, and the equivalent of seven point seventy-five percent (7.75%) of the market value of each bird born a day incubator for the production of eggs. Effective Notes
ARTICLE 4. RESOURCE parafiscal. Poultry Promotion Quota created by this Act is a subject in its operation parafiscal contribution to the principles and rules governing the matter.
The 5th ITEM. NATIONAL FUND OF POULTRY. With the product promotion fee referred to in previous articles, it will be formed a special account to be called the National Poultry Fund, the proceeds of which will go to the fulfillment of the objectives set forth by this Act.
ARTICLE 6o. OBJECTIVES OF THE NATIONAL FUND FOR POULTRY. The resources of the National Poultry Fund apply only to Financing Program for Research and Technology transfer, technical assistance, animal health, training and economic studies, collection and dissemination of information, provision of services to the Poultry farmer activity, promoting consumption and exports, price stabilization, technical assistance and training to small poultry farmers and support actions that correspond Avícola National Fund, in accordance with the provisions of CONPES documents to be routed to the improvement of sanitary conditions and safety of Colombian poultry industry. Effective Notes
ARTICLE 7. LIQUIDATION AND PAYMENT. Payment of the fee Poultry Development is an obligation of the incubators companies established in the country and settled on the commercial value of each born in their plants for the production of eggs and poultry meat. The entity administering the Fund shall determine the average trading price of each bird on a quarterly basis.
Article 8. REVENUES. Incubators companies act as collecting the fee Poultry Development.
PARÁGRAFO. Fee collectors Poultry Development provisionally maintain the respective resources in special accounts and are obliged to transfer and deliver them directly to the managing entity during the first ten days of the month following the collection.
Article 9. ADMINISTRATION. The Government, through the Ministry of Agriculture, contracted with the National Federation of Poultry Farmers of Colombia, Fenavi, management of the resources of National Poultry Fund. In the absence of this Federation the Government may contract the administration of the Fund with another sufficiently representative association of avicultor guild.
The contract will stipulate as regards the establishment of programs and projects, the powers and functions of the managing entity and bans it, the contract term and other requirements and conditions required for compliance legal objectives as well as the consideration for the respective entity in respect of the administration of the Fund, the value of which is up to ten percent (10%) of the amount of the perceived.
PARÁGRAFO. The Board of the Fund may approve subcontracts plans, programs and projects with regional entities whose objectives are related to poultry production. Effective Jurisprudence
ARTICLE 10 OF THE PERCEPTION, INVESTMENT AND SPENDING. Perception, investment and spending resources National Poultry Fund shall be made directly by the managing entity through special procedures.
ARTICLE 11. INVESTMENT PLAN AND EXPENSES. The entity administering the resources of the National Fund will be drawing Poultry plan investments and expenditures, programs and projects for each year, which can only be implemented once approved by the Board of Directors of the Fund.
PARÁGRAFO. The resources of the National Poultry Fund will be applied taking into account their origin, that is, in proportion to the revenues realized in each of the activities of the poultry industry on which the parafiscal contribution cause.
ARTICLE 12 OF THE STEERING THE NATIONAL FUND FOR POULTRY. As governing body of the National Poultry Fund will act a Board of Directors which shall be composed of the Minister of Agriculture or his delegate, the Manager of the Colombian Agricultural Institute, ICA, or his representative and three representatives of the National Federation of Poultry Farmers of Colombia, Fenavi elected for that purpose by its Board of Directors, who shall be incubators, egg producers and chicken, respectively, and represent the main producing regions.
ARTICLE 13. ADMINISTRATIVE OVERSIGHT. The managing entity submitted for approval to the Ministry of Agriculture, in the first two (2) months of each year, projected for the respective annuity programs. If defeated the first thirty (30) days following its submission the Ministry of Agriculture has not acted, it is defined as being the approval of those programs.
ARTICLE 14 OF FISCAL CONTROL. The National Federation of Poultry Farmers of Colombia, in his capacity as National Poultry entity administering the Fund, will pay the accounts for collection and investment of resources to the Comptroller General's Office.
PARÁGRAFO. It corresponds to the Comptroller General of the Republic fiscal control over the National Poultry Fund. To exercise this control, the Comptroller shall take appropriate systems that do not interfere autonomy of the administering entity or hinder the implementation of programs and projects to be undertaken.
ARTICLE 15 OF FUND ASSETS. The assets acquired with the Fund's resources should be incorporated into a special account of the same and each operation is clearly established that the asset acquired is part of the heritage of the National Poultry Fund.
Article 16. This Law governs from the date of its enactment.
The President of the Senate of the Republic, JORGE RAMON ELIAS
The Secretary General of the Senate of the Republic,
PUMAREJO PEDRO VEGA.
The President of the Chamber of Representatives, Francisco Jose Jattin
The Secretary General of the Chamber of Representatives, DIEGO VIVAS
Republic of Colombia - National Government
published and execute.
Given in Bogota, DC, on the 9th day of February 1994.
César Gaviria Trujillo.
The Deputy Minister of Finance and Public Credit, manager
Office of the Minister of Finance, Hector Jose CHAIN
The Minister of Agriculture, JOSÉ ANTONIO OCAMPO