Notice On Accomplishing The Secretariat Function For Storm Council, Cooperation Between The Council Secretariat And Storm Insurance Companies And The Ministry Of The Environment As Well As For Payment For The Secretariat's Work And For Foreign Assistance

Original Language Title: Bekendtgørelse om varetagelse af sekretariatsfunktionen for Stormrådet, samarbejdet mellem Stormrådets sekretariat og forsikringsselskaberne og Miljøministeriet samt om betaling for sekretariatets arbejde og for fremmed bistand

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Notice on accomplishing the secretariat function for Storm Council, cooperation between the Council Secretariat and Storm insurance companies and the Ministry of the environment as well as for payment for the Secretariat's work and for foreign assistance

Under section 22, paragraphs 2 and 6 of law No. 349 of 17. May 2000 on storm surge and windfall, as amended by Act No. 544 of 26. May 2010, fixed: addressing the concerns of the secretariat function for Storm Council



§ 1. Competition and consumer protection agency's accomplishing the secretariat function for the Storm include the secretariat services to the Council, the casework and supervision, which shall be laid down in the Storm the Council's rules of procedure and agreed with the Council, including, specifically, the extent of cooperation with insurance companies for the treatment of the storm cases and cooperation with the Ministry of environment on tasks related to the processing of cases relating to flooding from rivers and lakes and windfall. The detailed scope of secretarial function's responsibilities and tasks shall be defined in an agreement between the Council and Competition-and Storm the Consumer Agency. The detailed scope of cooperation between the Council Secretariat and Storm insurance companies and the Ministry of the environment shall be laid down in agreements between the Council and Storm Insurance & respectively on behalf of insurance companies and Pension Department of the environment.

Payment for the performance of secretarial function for Storm Council and foreign assistance



§ 2. Payment for the safeguarding of the function of secretariat of the Council shall be covered by storm surge Storm and flood pool and stormfalds pool. The terms and conditions of payment shall be laid down in an agreement between the Danish Ministry of business and growth and Competition-and the Consumer Agency on the basis of the expected average annual cost of the Secretariat's operations, including the establishment and operation of database – Web system to support the processing of the storm cases of insurance companies and supervision of insurance companies ' casework. In the case of large, sudden changes in the Secretariat's workload absorbed that negotiations with the Ministry of business and growth of the payment.

(2). Storm the Council's payment for assistance from Climate, energy and building Ministry, Ministry of environment and the Ministry of Transport regarding their duties in relation to storm surge, flood-and stormfalds arrangements shall be laid down in separate arrangements between these and Storm the Council. Payment for foreign assistance, moreover, agreed for the individual performance in the light of the nature and scope of the task. Payments shall be borne by the storm surge and flood pool and stormfalds pool depending on aid distribution between those areas which are covered by pots.

Entry into force and transitional provisions



§ 3. The notice shall enter into force on the 1. October 2012.

(2). At the same time repealed Executive Order No. 807 of 28. June 2010 concerning the payment of assistance to and addressing the concerns of the secretariat function for Storm Council.

The Danish Ministry of business and growth, the 19. September 2012 Ole Sohn/Hanne K