Act Amending The Act On Research Advice, Etc. And The Act On The Danish National Research Foundation (Strengthening Danish Research Policy Council, The Abolition Of The Coordination Committee, Clarifying Objectives, Responsibilities And Tasks Of Research,

Original Language Title: Act amending the Act on Research Advice etc. and the Act on the Danish National Research Foundation (Strengthening the Danish Research Policy Council, abolition of the Coordination Committee, clarifying objectives, responsibilities and tasks of research,

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Act amending the Act on Research Advice, etc. and the Act on the Danish National Research Foundation (Strengthening Danish Research Policy Council, the abolition of the Coordination Committee, clarifying objectives, responsibilities and tasks of research, etc.) WE, Margrethe the Second, by the Grace of God Queen of Denmark, hereby proclaim: The Folketing has passed and we have given our Royal Assent to the following Act: section 1 of The Act on Research Advice etc., cf.. Act No. 1348 of 11 December 2008, is amended as follows: 1. In section 1. 1, the words ', Strategic Research and Coordination Committee "to:" and Strategic Research. " 2. section 1. 3, point 1. Is replaced by the following: ' The Danish Council for Research Policy has the main objective two promote the development of Danish research two benefit society by ensuring the Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation, the parliament and government independent, expert advice on research in general level. "3. In § 1. 4, first paragraph. And paragraph. 5, first paragraph, The words ' funding function "to" function ' allocation. 4. In section 1. 4, the second section. And paragraph. 5, 2nd paragraph, The words ' research expert advice ' two ' advice on research '. 5. § 1. 6, is repealed. PCS. 7 becomes paragraph. 6.6. In section 1. 7, which becomes para. 6, the words ' Committee in paragraph. 4-6 "two" in the paragraph. 4 and 5 '. 7. In article 2 the following points. 4: ' 4) Counseling on research: Consulting, which may relate to all aspects of research, including political and technical aspects. ' 8. § 3, paragraph. 1 and 2, the words ' Danish Council for Research Policy aims two promote the development of Danish research two benefit society. The Council has the responsibility to provide the Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation, independent and expert advice on research at an overall level, including future research needs and ensure that the two advice involving relevant national and international experience and trends. PCS. 2. The Parliament and minister can seek advice from the Council. Council advice on request or at the Council's own initiative. "9. In section 3, paragraph. 3, first sentence. The words ' research policy ' two ' research relevant '. 10. In section 3, paragraph. 3, 2nd paragraph, The words ', Strategic Research and Coordination Committee "to:" and Strategic Research. " 11. In section 3, paragraph. 6, first paragraph, The words ' research policy ' to ' research '. section 4, paragraph 12. 2, points 1. Is replaced by the following: ' The chairman and other members must be recognized researchers or research savvy, who together represent broad understanding of research in both the public and private sectors and broad knowledge of national and international research. ' 13. The heading before section 7 reads as follows: ' Purpose and responsibility ' 14. section 7 reads as follows: "§ 7. Independent Research aims to support Danish research based on researchers ' own initiatives. The Council has the responsibility of two develop the academic research level in Denmark and two ensure opportunities for breakthroughs in research in coordination with the rest of the research system. PCS. 2. The Council shall ensure support for both individual scientific research two interdisciplinary research and two Danish research international activities. PCS. 3. The Council should ensure that funding to be granted upon application on the basis of published criteria and the allocation of funds for international cooperation, in accordance. section 30a. The Council can provide funding both for each specific research and special initiatives, see. § 11, PCS. 4 pcs. 4. The Council, in special cases, support political priority measures, which are given funding base to do so. PCS. 5. The Council shall help two strengthen the communication and application of research findings. 15. The heading before section 8 is repealed. 16. In section 8 paragraph. 1-3, changed five sites ' research expert advice ' two ' advice on research '. 17. In section 8 paragraph. 5, after "work": "for the previous year and plan for the coming years." 18. The heading before section 9 is replaced by the following: ' The Board and research councils ' 19. After paragraph 9 is added: ' article 9 (a). The board must ensure the achievement of the purposes of the Council referred two. § 7. Paragraph. 2. The Board shall ensure that the appropriations for research purposes awarded in accordance with guidelines that are binding on all scientific research, including the professional assessment of applications will be ensured by the involvement of external evaluator. The Board shall prepare and coordinate the design of the guidelines for Strategic Research. PCS. 3. The Board has responsibility for the Council's activities are carried out in coordination with the Strategic Research, Danish National Research Foundation, National Advanced Technology Foundation, the Council for Technology and Innovation and the rest of the research system, in particular with regard to two activities targeting international cooperation. PCS. 4. The Board is the responsible for the advice given by section 8. ' 20. § 11 paragraph. 1, the following second paragraph: "As one of the scientific research board of directors may establish an interdisciplinary research, which may consist of members appointed by the Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation under § 14 paragraph. 2, to perform multidisciplinary tasks. "21. § 11 paragraph. 3, is repealed. PCS. 4-6 then become para. 3-5.22. In § 11 paragraph. 6, which becomes paragraph. 5, the words ' paragraph. 5 ': ' paragraph. 4 '. 23. § 12 shall be repealed. 24. section 13 shall read: ' § 13. The research councils have responsibility within their territory two allocate funds according to § 7. Paragraph. 2. (A) the grant awarded personally to the main applicant. The main applicant is responsible for the grant. PCS. 3. The scientific research must follow the guidelines prepared by the Board in accordance with section 9 (a) paragraph. 2, the second section. PCS. 4. The scientific research on request, assist the Board with advice on research in accordance with § 8. ' 25. § 14 paragraph. 2, read: "Paragraph. 2. The Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation shall appointment up to 75 members to the scientific research. Members are appointed in their personal capacity and so that the individual councils achieved Broad coverage within the Council's work and broad experience both within the Danish and international research. ' 26. § 14 paragraph. 3, is repealed. PCS. 4-6 then become para. 3-5.27. In § 15 paragraph. 1, no. 1 and no. 4, first paragraph, The words ' funding function "to" function ' allocation. 28. The heading before section 17 shall read: ' Purpose and responsibility ' 29. § 17 paragraph. 1-3 is replaced by the following: ' Strategic Research aims to support Danish research within taping of politically demarcated areas of research prioritized and thematically, including initiatives defined by their contents. The Council has the responsibility of two contribute two increased interaction between public and private research and must actively seek to make visible their own strategic research initiatives for relevant private stakeholders in order to attract funds from foundations and businesses two co-financed research projects. PCS. 2. The Council shall ensure support for particularly interdisciplinary research and two Danish research international activities. PCS. 3. The Council must ensure that funds allocated research based on published criteria and the allocation of funds for international cooperation, in accordance. section 30a. ' 30. § 17 paragraph. 6, is repealed. PCS. 7 becomes paragraph. 6.31. In § 17 paragraph. 7, 2nd clause. That becomes paragraph. 6, second paragraph, After "research trends": "or allocate more funding for activities that are judged to be to the benefit of Danish research '. 32. In § 17 paragraph. 7, which becomes paragraph. 6, the following third paragraph: "The Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation may in this connection at the request of the Board of Strategic Research, in the case of cofinanced activities, the exceptions from the provisions of §§ 19-23 and section 36, paragraph. 1. ' 33. § 17 paragraph. 8 is repealed. 34. The heading before section 18 repealed. 35. In § 18 paragraph. 1, 3 and 4, is amended in four places ' research expert advice ' two ' advice on research '. 36. § 18 paragraph. 5, is repealed. PCS. 6 becomes paragraph. 5.37. In § 18 paragraph. 6, which becomes paragraph. 5, after "work": "for the previous year and plan for the coming years." 38. The heading before section 19 shall read: ' The Board and programme committees etc. "39. § 19 is added: "§ 19a. The board must ensure the achievement of the purposes of the Council referred two. § 17 paragraph. 2. The Board shall ensure that funding for the taping of politically prioritized and thematically defined research awarded following guidelines are binding for all program committees, etc., including the professional assessment of applications will be ensured by the involvement of external evaluator. The Board shall prepare and coordinate the design of the guidelines for Independent Research. PCS. 3. The Board has responsibility for the Council's activities are carried out in coordination with the Independent Research, the Danish National Research Foundation, National Advanced Technology Foundation, the Council for Technology and Innovation and the rest of the research system, in particular with regard to two activities targeting international cooperation. PCS. 4. The Board is the responsible for the advice given by § 18. The Board may appointment case preparatory programme committee composed of renowned scientists two assist with advisory function. The supervisory board may, after authorization by the Board of the JCR obtain the same assistance from one or more of the scientific research. "40. § 21 paragraph. 4 and 8, is repealed. PCS. 5-7 then become para. 4-6.41. In § 21 paragraph. 7, which becomes paragraph. 6, the words ' paragraph. two 6 ': ' paragraph. 5 '. 42. Article 21 shall be inserted: "§ 21a. The programme commissions are responsible within their territory two allocate funds according to § 17 paragraph. 2. (A) the grant awarded personally to the main applicant. The main applicant is responsible for the grant. PCS. 3. The programme commissions must follow the guidelines prepared by the Board in accordance with section 19 (a) paragraph. 2, the second section. PCS. 4. If one or more of the scientific research or the Commission for Scientific Research in Greenland assigned tasks according to § 21 paragraph. 4 the guidelines drawn up by the Board in accordance with section 19 (a) paragraph. 2, points 2., Followed. PCS. 5. Programme commissions and the Commission for Scientific Research in Greenland on request, assist the Board with advice on research in accordance with section 18. section 21 (b). All members of a program committee must be recognized researchers. Members of a program committee must collectively have the power two assess the quality, efficacy and relevance of research. PCS. 2. Members appointed by the Board of Strategic Research. "43. § 22 shall be repealed. 44. In § 23 paragraph. 1, no. 1 and no. 4, first paragraph, The words ' funding function "to" function ' allocation. 45. In § 23 paragraph. 1, no. 5, the words ', see. § 17 paragraph. 3 '. 46. Chapter 6 is repealed. 47. In section 30 (a) paragraph. 1, the words ' funding function "to" function ' allocation. 48. In paragraph 30 (a) paragraph. 3, the words ' paragraph. 7 ': ' paragraph. 6 '. 49. section 35 shall read: ' section 35. Secretariat services for the Danish Council for Research Policy, the Research Council for Strategic Research and the Danish Committees on Scientific Dishonesty undertaken by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation. The Ministry two ensure that the Danish Research Policy Council Secretariat served by a special unit in the Ministry. PCS. 2. The Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation oversees funding and legality in connection with JCR and the Strategic Research Council's work. "50. In § 36 paragraph. 2, first sentence. The words ' § 21 paragraph. 1 and § 22 paragraph. 2, first sentence "to:" section 19 (a) paragraph. 4, the second section., And § 21 paragraph. 1 '. 51. In § 36 paragraph. 2, point 2, The words ' of the members of the Coordination Committee, whose membership follows their mission defined. § 28 para. 2 duck '. 52. In § 36 paragraph. 2, the third section, The words ' section 22 paragraph. 2 ': ' paragraph 19 (a) paragraph. 4, the second section. "53. § 40 shall be repealed. § 2 In the Act on the Danish National Research Foundation, cf. Consolidated Act No. 833 of 13 August 2008, is amended as follows: 1. In article 5, first paragraph, The words ' Coordination Committee '. § 3 pieces. 1. This Act shall enter into force on 1 January 2011. Subsection. 2. The President and members of the Danish Research Policy Council and members of the scientific research can be extended for the period starting in the entire calendar year, where they sat in the council in less than six years, and they meet the requirements for membership in accordance. § 4 pcs. 2, first sentence, Two act on research consultancy, etc. as worded by section 1, no. 12, § 14 paragraph. 2 of the Act on the Research Advisory System etc. as worded by section 1, no. 25 of the Regulation. 3. the guidelines prepared by the Coordination Committee under the previously applicable § 25 paragraph. 3 of the Act on research consultancy, etc., will apply until new guidelines prepared by the Board of the Independent Research under section 9 (a) paragraph. 2, the second section, Two act on research consultancy, etc. as worded by section 1, no. 19, and of the Board of Strategic Research under section 19 (a) paragraph. 2, the second section, Two act on research consultancy, etc. as worded by section 1, no. 39. Given to Christiansborg Palace, June 25, 2010 Under Our Royal Hand and Seal Margrethe r./Charlotte Sahl-Madsen