The Law On Support For Rural Development

Original Language Title: Laki maaseudun kehittämisen tukemisesta

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In accordance with the decision of Parliament: Chapter 1 General provisions article 1 the aim of this law is the law of aims in accordance with the principles of sustainable development to diversify the activities of the rural economy, to renew and increase, to improve the conditions of rural enterprises, and develop their competitiveness as well as to develop rural areas to live and operational environment of the residents and operators in order to improve the well-being, comfort and options for action.

the scope of application of article 2 of this law shall apply in the case of aid for rural development, financed by the law on the management of the rural development programmes (27/2014), hereinafter referred to as section 3 of the Act, the management of the programme referred to in paragraph 1, the European agricultural fund for rural development (EAFRD) or other European Union funds along with the corresponding national funds or a whole national or European funds.
However, this law does not apply in the case of a refund or compensation, which shall be granted for agricultural activities of agricultural production, the abandonment of the operation of the company, or to improve the structure of agriculture or environmental aid, in the form of flat or natural handicaps them as equivalent to the support or compensation. Reindeer husbandry is read in this case, the farming. The law does not apply to the European agricultural guarantee fund (EAGF), the European maritime and fisheries management of the Fund or section 3 of the General Regulation, referred to in paragraph 2, provided for in the other European Union funds and rural Fund financed by the European Union's financial instruments or other support. This law does not apply to the financing of projects in the field of the structural funds for the development of the regions and the law (8/14) to the national rural rural development referred to in the research and development projects or other projects, and the Minister of agriculture and food economy, as well as the funding of research and development projects in rural areas (1413/2011) for projects, which is funded entirely by the management of national resources and that are not based on section 3 of the programme referred to in paragraph 1, and to the development of services in the area of Skolt Sámi the law, which provides for the Skolt Sámi (253/1995) section 13. (19.12.2014/1176)
Notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph 2, with the aim of improving the structure of agriculture, this law shall apply to trade in agricultural products, unless the applicant's business revenue on the income of the agricultural structure, fill in what (1476/2007) or pursuant to a law.
To promote the sustainable use of forestry land to aid in the financing of sustainable forest management, shall apply to the other parts of the law, or under it.

the application of paragraph 3 of this law shall not apply to the Åland Islands in support of the programme and the special autonomy law, which in the Åland (1144/1991), pursuant to section 18 of the falls within the legislative competence of the province of the Åland Islands.

the relationship between the European Union, article 4 of the law this law shall apply to the aid financed by the European Union, in whole or in part, to pay for the recovery, monitoring, auditing, and the European Union, unless the law provides otherwise.
In accordance with the law and the law of the European Union.

Definitions for the purposes of this law, article 5:1) section 3 of the programme, the management of the programme referred to in paragraph 1;
2) the European Union's funding from the budget of the European Union, the European Union granted in Finland agriculture Fund, hereinafter referred to as the Fund, funds, and other recipients of aid as provided for in this law, the European Union reserves as assets;
3) State funding of the administration of the Ministry of agriculture and forestry sector for the development of rural areas in the State budget funds and the use of the Fund for the development of the farm economy, the funds in the plan;
4) other national public funding, other than that referred to in paragraph 3 of the State or any other Community funding for the body governed by public law as well as the benefit or payment, the amount can be measured by the value of the currency; (19.12.2014/1176) 5) for public funding and the funding referred to in paragraphs 3 and 4, if the measure is financed by the funds of the European Union referred to in paragraph 2, that the financing of the European Union;
6) private funds by a natural person or private-law community funding or other performance, the value of which is determined in cash;
7) kokonaisrahoituksella total public and private funding;
paragraph 8 has been abrogated L:lla 19.12.2014/1176.
9, with the support of a grant, which has been granted), or the State, or the European Union, or both;
10) with the support of the State to the Treaty on the functioning of the European Union within the meaning of article 107, the financial or other interest;
11) with the support of the European Union vähämerkityksisellä of the Treaty on the functioning of the application of articles 107 and 108 to de minimis aid in Commission Regulation (EU) no 1407/2013 issued by a Member State of the European Union referred to in support, funding and other benefits; (19.12.2014/1176) 12) with a measure to promote a business-related activity or project for which aid is requested, or where the aid is granted;
13) investment in the construction of the building, structure or construction, extension, repair or acquisition, as well as the acquisition of other tangible or intangible assets;
the development of the project is based on a fixed-term plan 14) development activities, whose main purpose is not to produce immediate economic benefits to the beneficiary;
the development of the project in small 15) by the purchase of a small furniture and equipment;
16) the theme of the project for the development of the local action group project, which assembled many of the communities activities or events by topic, and support their implementation;
the management of the local action group 17) section 3 of the Community referred to in paragraph 5;
18) at a local development strategy in the management of the local action group in the approved within the meaning of article 6 of the local development strategy;
19) a quota of the local action group in the financial funding, the Ministry of agriculture and forestry is shown in the implementation of the local development strategy;
the inhabitants of the limited geographical area 20) spreads of the community, which is the basis of its location and its formed entity;
21) undertaking means any natural person or entity who, in the resort, engage in, or to take up economic activities by means of;
22) the use of the micro enterprise, small and medium-sized enterprises, the company that meets the definition of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises to the Commission recommendation on the definition of c (2003) 1422 of the definition of the relevant company or the definition of the responsible for the replacement of the recommendation the recommendation;
23) on a farm, the farmer, under one or more of the property or the property or part of the production of the building and its land to be used for agricultural activity of functionally and financially independent production units, which are managed as a single entity on the basis of the ownership or rental;
farmer direct payments to the European Union of 24) of the law on Agriculture (193/2013) within the meaning of section 2 of the 10 farmers: 25) the farmer's family member referred to in paragraph 24 of article 2 of the law of the spouse as well as referred to in article 15, paragraph 16 of the person referred to in the said article; (19.12.2014/1176) 26) agriculture agriculture, husbandry, or other farm animals, glass house, garden and nursery crops, fur farming, horse breeding, reindeer economy, economy, professional quality hunting, fishing and sienestystä, as well as other Treaty on the functioning of the European Union, the primary production of the products referred to in annex I;
27) the agricultural product listed in annex I of the Treaty on the functioning of the European Union of a product as referred to in, with the exception of fishery products;
28), an agricultural product processing and marketing of agricultural products the agricultural product resulting in a product which is still, as well as the placing on the market of a product; There is, however, of the farm, which are necessary for preparing an animal or plant product for the claim at the level of primary production, and the first sale of the agricultural product by a producer, except where this is engaged in separate premises reserved for that purpose;
29) the intermediate institution the authority to manage, on behalf of the managing or certifying authority under the tasks related to the aid recipients;
30) rural innovation group for several different bodies governed by public law or private law, which is a Community action plan for the group which is responsible for joint activities to promote the country-or the study of forestry-based creation and the introduction of new working practices, as well as the development of innovation and of other reforms in the agricultural and forestry sectors, as well as the processing of agricultural and forestry products, marketing and marketing; In addition to the above, the innovation of the Group may also include natural persons engaged in the industry.
Chapter 2 the granting of support for the objectives of article 6 of the General conditions under which aid is granted under the condition that supported the measure, taken as a whole, to promote one or more of the objectives laid down in article 1.
If the aid is granted for the implementation of the programme, with the support of the resources referred to in the programme, in addition to promote the objectives set out in is, to support the measure in the scope of the programme to be taken and the benefits of the subsidised measure must focus on this area. As an obstacle to the granting of the aid is not a benefit, along with a small degree of the programme area on the outside of the box.
The aid shall be fixed in accordance with the financing of the European Union, the coherence of what areas and the management of the structural funds programmes provided for in the legislation.

section 7 of the financial aid, aid is granted under the condition that the necessary funding is allocated in the State budget or the use of the Fund for the development of the plan of the farm economy.
To care to ascertain the adequacy of the resources is a matter for the institution before the granting of the aid or payment.

section 8 of the beneficiary of the aid beneficiary of the aid may be a natural person or private law or the legal person governed by public law.
The beneficiary must be a natural person at least 18 years old at the date of the application for aid.
The beneficiary of the aid of the constraints imposed by the community, supported the measure, or of a responsible developer in the industry must be backed up with action.
No aid shall be granted to the applicant, which have been shown to have artificially created the conditions required for obtaining such authorisation of the aid in question.

section 9 to support the operating aid may be granted, as referred to in this law: 1. the extension of the activities of non-agricultural activities);
2) in rural areas to work other than the taking up of the activities of a company engaged in the production or expansion;
3 to improve the company's productivity and the quality of the products), as well as the internationalisation of the activities;
4) from the company's activities in support of the competitiveness of the operating conditions and;
5) serving the rural vitality of skills development and to the Organization of information;
the improvement of the living environment of the local community, 6) of its residents to the promotion of the participation and enjoyment of the common activities, as well as the rest of the inhabitants of the same rural environment and overall well being, a key feature of the internal market;
the development of the villages, rural accessibility and 7);
8 the conditions for the operation of the rural economy diversification) and the development of the competitiveness of the public;
9) farm, other companies, the operators of the agricultural and forestry sector, as well as research institutions, NGOs and other expert advice to increase cooperative activities of the communities;
the effective implementation of the programme and 10) to ensure the proper management of the.
Business cooperation in the promotion of the aim must not be to the Competition Act (948/2011) proceeding.

section 10 of the Support measure is limited to the cost of the aid may be granted towards the presence of a measure approved by the authority granting the aid provided for under the necessary and reasonable costs for a cost estimate.
When granting the aid towards the cost of the project for the development of the costs of the project shall be deducted from the eligible immediately affected or related income.
Investment in support of acceptable cost shall be calculated by the planning of the investment and other investment-related overheads.

Article 11 of the necessity of the aid and the operation of a plan promoted by the aid is granted under the condition that the aid is necessary for the functioning of the activity subject to the aid. In addition, the applicant is required to submit a plan promoted by the measure. In order to achieve the objectives of the plan shall be included in the criteria for the evaluation of the implementation of the necessary measures and an estimate of the total cost of the implementation period, the total for the report, and the objective of sustainable development, taking into account the implementation of the measure, as well as the plan of business support for the profitability of the clearing and settlement, as provided for in article 18.
Concerning the plan for the construction of the construction investment is also indicate the functionality, appropriateness and suitability to the environment. Government regulation is necessary in order to give more specific provisions on how the plan is to go out.
The regulation of the Ministry of agriculture and forestry, the provisions under this Act may be given to the construction of the investment support on technical, economic, operational, as well as matters related to safety and the environment.

section 12 (19.12.2014/1176), the amount of the aid, expressed as a percentage of the Aid shall be granted on the conditions supported the action of the eligible costs. In accordance with the legislation of the European Union's support, however, can be paid as a lump sum. If the aid does not cover the full cost of the measure acceptable, the applicant requires clarification on the cost of covering other public funding or private funds.
The aid must not be granted to the extent that the share of public funding of the eligible costs exceeds the European Union supported the measure laid down by the law of the maximum amount of public funding measure supported. If your question is based on the programme for the support and the amount of public funding that is included in the aid may not exceed the maximum amount of public funding as defined in the programme. State aid funding in consultation with the applicant to carry out the project with the rest of the public that is used by financing must not exceed the maximum amount of State aid.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State in different measures of the level of aid to be granted for more and the maximum amount of European Union law and in which the funds referred to in section 7 within the limits, as well as in support of minimums.

forms of assistance to Aid the applicant in section 13 shall be selected as a submission in support of eligible costs: 1) that all or part of the cost of the lump sum to be adopted, which can be used to pay one more item, for a total of up to 100 000 euro;
2 the type of one or more of the cost of) the flat-rate aid based on the percentage of the fixed percentage of total eligible costs or a part thereof;
3, for the share of the costs to be replaced) of the standard costs; or 4) replacement of the actual eligible costs.
Form of the aid can be from 1 to 3 of paragraph 1 only in accordance with the conditions laid down by the legislation of the European Union.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State for specific types of aid, the criteria for the fixing of the attribution of the use of the sites and, on the procedure for the selection, as well as, to be used for the enimmäistukimääristä and. Countryside Agency provide more detailed provisions on the reports that support the presentation by the applicant in support of the form of the use of the person concerned, on the basis of these reports, as well as on how the aid will be calculated.

section 14 of the getting started with the presentation of the Support measure and at the same time the aid is granted under the condition that the activities of the aid have not been started before the application for aid has been submitted. The law on State aid in the European Union, or by order of a rural development programme only after the decision on the support application must, however, be complied with.
If you support the measure requires the permission of the authority, the granting of payments shall be subject to the presentation of the authorisation.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State for more specific and within the limits of the law of the European Union on the opening of the measure before the date of submission of the aid application for the opening of the, the, and, when the action will be considered in respect of the different measures, as well as the texts prior to the opening of the eligible overhead.

section 15: support for the implementation of the measure for transfer to another support Unless otherwise provided below, may be part of the implementation of the measure for use in support of a transfer to others. The aid is granted under the condition that the transfer is appropriate for the implementation of the measure and those involved in the implementation of the measure to comply with the conditions of the beneficiary of the aid. In addition, it is required that the beneficiary of the aid to ensure by means of agreements with other measure will be involved in the implementation of the grant of the aid, and prepare the ground for the payment, as well as the fulfilment of the conditions laid down in compliance with the terms of the aid, including the potential repayment of the aid, including interest, and the rest of the public funding and payment of penalties as well as the authority of the hallinnollisine the right to inspect the way the transfer function in a similar way as the beneficiary of the aid. The beneficiary of the aid is responsible for compliance with the terms and conditions, as well as the fulfilment of the conditions, however, if the repayment of the aid, the aid shall be recovered where the aid agency.
The development of the project, even after the transfer of the aid is to remain a significant part of the applicant's own use. (19.12.2014/1176)
What is the possibility of transfer to other States, does not apply to assistance granted for the establishment of the company, unless the activity is not a natural person changing the shape of yhtiöittämisestä or tuensaajayhteisön of the community. Is subject to the condition that for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency says the company comply with section 16 and 17, as well as under article 19 of the conditions set out in paragraphs 1 and 2, and that the company will continue to section 20 1 of the implementation of the business plan referred to in paragraph 3.
The transfer of the aid does not include the acquisition by the applicant.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State can be used to provide more detailed the conditions and procedure for the transfer of the aid.

section 16 of the State aid provisions of the European Union and on the application of the provisions of the aid, shall apply to the conditions and limitations regarding the granting of State aid in the European Union legislation, and, where the European Commission has approved the aid, the Commission's decision.
If the aid is granted for de minimis aid, the aid is granted under the condition that the applicant provides a report on the applicant the aid-issuing authority of the burden of the de minimis aid already granted and the amount of the aid does not exceed, and that without the European Union's ceiling on de minimis aid laid down in the legislation. If the aid is other than the applicant's business or support will be moved to within the meaning of article 15 of the Act, is the aid is granted under the condition that the corresponding explanation will be given every support to the implementation of the measure which is the subject of or support for the undertaking and not the amount of the aid does not exceed the de minimis ceiling of any company. If the monitoring of State aid has been established centered on the national registry, the notice shall not be required to submit their aid, which is granted after the registry has been established for the period provided for by the legislation of the European Union, unless there are special reasons for this.
The application of the legislation of the European Union in this Act, the conditions for granting the aid referred to in and regarding a de minimis aid will be given more detailed provisions in the State by means of a Council regulation. Where appropriate, the provisions of the register of de minimis aid to the State by means of a Council regulation.
Chapter 3 the conditions for the grant of aid for rural business section 17 of the beneficiary of the aid for rural business support Company, hereinafter referred to as the business support, may be eligible for a grant: 1) to the farmer or a farmer's family member who is involved in the expansion of the activities of the farm the farm farming, non-agricultural activities (agricultural company);
2) micro-enterprise and small companies, as well as the processing and marketing of agricultural products, with the exception of agriculture, the rest of the business; and 3) for a medium-sized company in the processing and marketing of agricultural products.
The undertakings referred to in paragraph 1 will be eligible for aid, where the operator is a natural person, partnership, limited partnership, limited liability company or cooperative. If a farm farming company or cooperative as a member of the partner or the person referred to in paragraph 1 is involved in agriculture, support may be granted to the company or the share of the agriculture ".
More detailed provisions on the granting of aid to agriculture, a company engaged in the business of the farmer or a farmer's family's extension of the activities of non-agricultural activities shall be adopted, where necessary, of the Council of State regulation.

section 18 of the Business conditions for the aid beneficiary of the Business support may be granted to the company, which has headquarters in Finland, and if your question is based on the programme for the support of the scope of the programme in the region. Yhteisömuotoisen seat must be located within the territory of the European Union.
Business support may be granted to the company, which is a requirement of continuous profitable operations and with the support of the business activities of the professional skill. The aid is granted under the condition that the company will present reports on the financial situation, as well as adequate professional skills.
The main income of the supported activities must be provided for at least one to the entrepreneur or employee in your company. The main toimineentulo from the beginning of production can also be formed by the applicant and its connection with the rest of the industry by one or more of the company's activities.
The granting of aid to the undertaking or undertakings yhteisömuotoiselle agricultural aid is granted under the condition that it is in the community by one or more of the natural person who meets the age of the beneficiary of the aid and expertise, as well as the conditions governing the pursuit of agriculture agricultural company.
More detailed provisions on the financial position of the company sufficient knowledge, skills and profitability as well as control over the assessment of the criteria to be used may be given to the State by means of a Council regulation.

section 19 (19.12.2014/1176) with the support of the measures to be supported the creation of a new Company the aid may be granted to the company, as well as to work for the expansion of the company or the substantial alteration. Aid may also be granted for measures which will strengthen the capacity of the company. The establishment of the new company, the aid to be granted in the agricultural company and section 17, paragraph 1, sub-paragraph 2 the aid to be granted to the rest of the business referred to in paragraph may apply only to a rural area measure.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State, as well as detailed on the form and the maximum number of eligible measures for aid.

section 20 of the General conditions of Business of business support for the aid is granted under the condition that: 1 the objectives of the programme of action), to which the aid is granted;
the granting of the aid is not expected to cause 2) other than a minor competition and the functioning of the market-distorting effects in the State of the European economic area or, if the undertaking is active only at the local level, of their activities;
the company will present a viable business plan 3), which is included in the cost estimate for the proposed measures, as well as the nature, scope and importance of the settlement of a trade or business activity in order to assess the operation of the päätoimisuuden and professionalism of the company.
The scope of the business plan must be adapted to take account of the scale of the enterprise and the measures to be supported.
To allow implementation of the plan are included in the business plan, the necessary measures shall be adopted by a decision to grant the aid.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State for more specific criteria for the assessment of the impact of the aid distorts competition, the content of the business plan, the duration of the measure, its compliance with the requirements for the assessment of implementation of the supported.

section 21 of the Eligible cost of the aid may be granted for the establishment of the necessary costs of the company: 1);
2) investment costs;
3) operate to extend or change the cost of the enterprise to which do not relate to the enterprise's normal business activities.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State as well as costs incurred for specific eligible costs.

section 22 of the final amount of the aid would be the minimum amount of Support If supported on the basis of the eligible costs of the measure rated by the State Council regulation adjustable quantity, the aid shall not be granted.
Chapter 4 development project aid pursuant to article 23 of the beneficiary of the aid, the conditions for the development of the project and to support the policy development project aid can be granted to a public or private law to the community or to the Foundation, section 9, paragraph 1, sub-paragraph 5 – the development referred to in paragraph 9, section 9, subsection 1 (6) and (7) of the investment objectives of the investment, as well as the general public, a key feature of the design and implementation.
More detailed provisions on the conditions for the aid to be granted to the project and the development of support shall be provided to the State by means of a Council regulation.

section 24 (19.12.2014/1176), the measures contained in the development project to support the development of the project may include: 1) to the residents of the area which is the subject of the measures of support and to improve the living conditions for your comfort;
2. General measures to promote business in the region);
3 the establishment and operation of companies in the region), measures to establish the conditions and;
4) information, as well as other education as leading to the design and organisation of vocational training;
measures to increase cooperation in the agricultural sector, 5), the food chain, and actors, as well as the other in order to achieve the objectives of rural development and the functioning of those bodies already operating;
6) the objectives of the measures referred to in paragraphs 1 and 2 serving the investment services of general interest.
More than one of the activities referred to in paragraph 4 or paragraph 5 to a development project may not include the investment in services of general interest referred to in paragraph 6, with the exception of the investment. As an investment is not considered a small acquisition. In the general interest is not considered an investment, which benefit directly from the industry is kilpailtuun.
Development project, the amount of the aid and the presence of the measure takes into account the handicap caused by income. In terms of revenue is not considered a development project, in addition to the aid to be used for other public and private funding, which has been informed of the development of the project plan.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State and the presence of more detailed, as well as the maximum amount of the aid.

section 25 of the development project is limited to the cost of the work for the development of the project for the development of the aid may be granted, as well as the cost of education and the organisation of information. The development of the project may also include the costs of the design.
The cost of the investment of services of general interest can also include the cost of the construction and building design. Land acquisition can only support the building and its land acquisition.
More detailed provisions on the eligible costs shall be provided to the State by means of a Council regulation.
Article 11(1), (2) and (3) provides for the construction of the investment, shall also apply to the general public.

section 26 of the Theme project
To support the theme of the project may be awarded to a local action group, section 9, paragraph 1, sub-paragraph 5 – referred to in paragraph 7. The aid is granted under the condition that the local action groups shall draw up, in accordance with the common theme of the project plan, that it shall, in cooperation with other actors involved in the project. The action group brings together through an open selection procedure carried out in its territory, under section 24, referred to in paragraph 1 of the said law, the development of projects or the objectives of serving the public interest referred to in the investment, with the help of the plan will be implemented, a theme and coordinate their implementation. Notwithstanding the provisions of article 15 of the conditions of the transfer of the aid, the theme of the project support can be transferred in its entirety. For the rest, the theme of the project on support for the development of the project, shall apply to the support. (19.12.2014/1176)
The theme of the project, eligible costs may be included in the compilation of the projects referred to in paragraph 1, the cost of cooperation or the exchange of experience.
With the support of detailed rules and the presence of functioning of the support for the theme of the project terms and conditions for the granting of the eligible costs, as well as for special reasons shall be provided to the State as referred to in paragraph 2 of the Council regulation.

Article 27 of the conditions and limits for the granting of aid for the development of the project, the project for the development of the aid is granted under the condition that the applicant has the necessary financial and operational capacity to carry out the project.
Project support may be granted only to the measure, which is arranged by the applicant in the course of the ordinary activities of a separate project and with a duration of up to three years or, for a special reason for not more than five years.
The aid is granted under the condition that the applicant present a project plan, and that the results of the project are widely applicable.
If the final amount of the aid on the basis of the eligible costs of the measure would be supported by the State Council regulation the minimum amount of the estimates below, no refund shall be granted on an adjustable.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State for more specific conditions laid down in paragraph 1 to 4 of the evaluation criteria.

section 28 of the Project plan for the development of the project plan is also provided for in article 11 of the show, by the way, the implementation of the project developer, the share of the total cost of the specifications, support, the financial implementation of the assistance required in addition to the rest of the way and link to it in the program, from which the project is intended for the project to be financed, the impacts and results, as well as other application in order to resolve the necessary facts. If, in addition to other required financial support is included in the share of private funding, it is broken down. (19.12.2014/1176)
The project plan is to be presented, how the preparation of the project have been taken into account already in the past public funding of projects financed from the same or closely-related activities the results of the aid granted. In addition, the project plan should indicate how the project will continue after the end of the project, arising out of, unless, because of the nature of this action is not manifestly unnecessary.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State concerning aspects of the detailed project plan and, where appropriate, to their presentation.

section 29 of the Steering Group to monitor the implementation of the project for the development of can be set in the control group, where this is justified, taking account of the scope and effects of the project. The control group is not taking part in the project, the beneficiary of the aid, its implementation and the assessment of the funding of the project for the purpose of granting refunds and not after. The responsibility for the implementation of the project is exclusively for the recipient of the aid.
Setting up a Steering Group to decide the granting authority. The Steering Group are represented in the authority granting the aid, in addition to other major those and experts participated in the funding of the project bodies governed by public law. The members of the Steering Group shall be appointed by the representative of the issuing authority, with the exception of the aid beneficiary of the aid.
The Steering Group will present the recipient of the aid on the basis of the information received, a report on the progress of the project of support to the CA. The Steering Group will be managing the law (434/2003), the language Act (423/2003), the Sámi Language Act (1086/2003), the law on openness of government activities (621/1999) and the law on e-commerce and administrative procedures in the operation of public authorities (13/2003). The Steering Group is placed in the decision of the Steering Group of persons involved in criminal activities are subject to the provisions relating to liability in the performance of their duties provided for in the control group.
Liability and compensation provided for in the law of damages (412/1974).
The beneficiary of the aid may allow representatives of the public as well as private donors, other than participation in the meetings of the Steering Group of experts. Such persons do not take part in the tasks of the Steering Group of the aid in the decision, but these bodies and persons shall be notified to the approval authority which granted the aid.
More detailed provisions for the setting up of the Steering Group and the procedure to be followed, as well as the tasks of the Steering Group can be given to the State by means of a Council regulation.
Chapter 5 of the terms of section 30 of the aid Measure with the support of the measure is to support the implementation of the full time Business be implemented within two years of the granting of aid for the setting up of the new company, with the exception of, which must be carried out within three years of the grant of the aid. Support for the implementation of the measure can, however, set a shorter amount of time, if this is the implementation of the measure, or the nature of the business justification or if the granting of aid for the financing of the European Union or the State restrictions require it. (19.12.2014/1176)
With the support of the whole of the project for the development of support measures is taken in the case referred to in article 27 (2) of the time.
For economic development, transport and the environment agency may extend the time limit referred to in paragraph 1 and 2 of the application, which was made before the end of the period. Extension of the time limit will be an acceptable reason, the implementation of which has not been known at the time. The amount of time you can leave the extension, if the funds, for which aid has been granted, or any other funding is not available after the time limit for the payment of the aid authorised.
This period may be extended twice for a period not exceeding one year at a time. However, the implementation of the project for the development of the whole of the time can be a maximum of six years.
The provisions for the implementation of the measure set a specific amount of time and supported an extension of the deadline of the conditions shall be provided to the State by means of a Council regulation.

Article 31 of the conditions relating to the use of the aid for the use of the aid for the purchase of goods and services, as well as the genre requires, shall apply to the public procurement Act (347/2007). The beneficiary of the aid must be accompanied by a report on the implementation of the contract, as required by the said law.
The activities of the aid must not stop nor to reduce the aid granted before the European Union the end of the period laid down by the law.
Item will not be permanently subsidized investment or to a significant extent, used for purposes other than the activity or aid in the development of the European Union before the aid the expiry of the period laid down by the law.
If the aid is the subject of the action, or the subsidized investment ownership or possession will be handed over to another before the end of the period, the beneficiary of the aid is to be lodged before the transfer, transport and the Environment Agency. Permission is granted under the condition that the recipient of the supply meets the conditions for the grant of aid and the aid which is the subject of the nature of the business or development of the contract are not substantially altered. If the conditions of authorization are in place and part of the aid is still outstanding, can be at the same time, move the remaining to be borne by the beneficiary of the transfer of the aid.
For the purposes of paragraph 4, the following shall not be regarded as an item or a refund of the subsidized investment business activities in case of transfer by actual or generational. In the case of a natural person to the relocation of activity or change the shape of the tuensaajayhteisön community, and to article 4 by way of derogation from 15 also evaded the move. (19.12.2014/1176)
The State Council Regulation shall be adopted, where necessary, detailed rules for the authorisation and the payment of a transfer. The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State also supported the operation and investment for more stability, as well as, where appropriate, the time limit for taking action, subject to the legislation of the European Union on the matter.

Article 32 obligation of the beneficiary of the aid and the presence of the accounting measure must be kept track of. The accounts must be organized into of the beneficiary of the aid, of the accounting Act (1336/1997) or, if the beneficiary of the aid shall apply to the State budget Act (423/1988), Chapter 2, in accordance with the said chapter, and on the basis of good accounting practice accounting in a way that supported the measure, records can be vaikeudetta to recognize and distinguish from the rest of the accounts.
If the beneficiary is a person that is taxed at the farm economy of the income tax Act (543/1967) shall be deemed to be sufficient to support the measure, the following are what the rest of the account of the beneficiary of the aid for the supply of communications required by taxation. In this case, the accounts must be organized in such a way that supported the cost of this can be vaikeudetta to recognize, and the accounting data to be maintained as specified in the accounting Act, Chapter 2, section 9 and section 10 of the law provides.
If the beneficiary of the aid is not otherwise supported by the measure of its activities are conducted, is in accordance with the records be held mutatis mutandis, what accounting is required by law.
If your question is part of the European Union to fund the programme contained in the support, accounting-related data shall be kept for at least three years from the time the European Commission runs the program for the last payment of the Community financial contribution.

33 § communication to the beneficiary of the aid and assistance is required to support the measure, promoted by the issuing authority, its progress, as well as support the use of correct and adequate information.
The beneficiary of the aid is to inform the authority which granted the support of its position, or of any changes in the programme supported by the measure, which could have an impact on the conditions for the payment of the aid or which can lead to the recovery of the aid. This is to be dealt with as an application for amendments to the conditions of the notice of the decision, if the beneficiary of the aid, and supported by the action on the conditions laid down in this law, or the payment of the aid keskeyttämisenä or recovery as provided for in Chapter 10.
The beneficiary of the aid is required to assist in the inspection referred to in article 52 provider by providing free of charge, the information necessary for carrying out the inspection and audit reports relating to the item, as well as, where appropriate, by the aid.
If the beneficiary of the aid the investigation or to prosecute crime and suspected the beneficiary of the aid brought to dispose of the information referred to in paragraph 1 to 3 of the statement of the grounds on which the suspicion or accusation is based, the company is not allowed to dispose of them in any way, without the assistance of the police or the public prosecutor's Office.
Chapter 6 section 34 by the granting of the aid application and the application period and the possibility of submitting the information to aid in the search, you can set the search time. If you do not set any deadline, the aid applications shall be resolved in tukijaksoittain, with the exception of applications for financial aid to the local action group of the quota. Support for applications that meet the criteria will be resolved in accordance with the criteria for the selection of the order management section 3 of the regulation referred to in paragraph 4, in the prescribed manner. The selection criteria for the commencement of the search, the Ministry of agriculture and forestry, the monitoring of the programme after consultation of the Committee. (19.12.2014/1176)
For economic development, transport and the Environment Agency is an appropriate extent to be informed of the possibility of the powers in applying for aid, as well as laying down a procedure for the grant of the aid, the main requirements and conditions.
The local action group is to be informed of the elements referred to in subparagraph (1) of its territory in respect of the aid, which is financed by the local action group the financial quota.
The selection criteria and the procedure may be used, where appropriate, lay down more detailed provisions, of the Council of State regulation.

Article 35 application for aid by the aid application electronically to the Web service, which is part of the information system referred to in section 50. The application of a strong e-commerce shall apply with respect to the identification of the signature and electronic signatures Act (619/2009) provides for the identification and the identification of the person.
Support for the application may also be made otherwise than for the purposes set out on the form by electronic means, which must be signed by the Administration, or any other online service, the import of the application, development, transport and the environment, as referred to in paragraph 1, subject to acceptance by the applicant are saved in the Centre of the information system in accordance with the application of this law.
The conditions for granting the aid applications shall be accompanied by the documents necessary for the purposes of the evaluation and studies, as well as describe the action plan referred to in article 11, on.
The application and its attachments are stored in the computer system and processed after the mainly by electronic means. An application other than by electronic means, or its attachment is not a file, unless there are special reasons for this.
If the aid is to be shipped, the aid application shall be identified with a siirronsaajat and be presented with all 15 of the agreements referred to in subparagraph (1) of section.
The support of the rural Agency for retrieving the documents attached to the application forms, to be used, the procedures, as well as a plan for an electronic retrieval and presentation of the reports.

36 section for an application for aid must provide for economic development, transport and the environment agency or the local action group, unless otherwise provided for below.
An application for the aid must have been submitted to it, when it was in the case referred to in subparagraph (1) of article 35 in the Web service so that it is the competent body for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency, or in a form otherwise than by the action group, or by electronic means, of the application has arrived for economic development, transport and the environment agency or group. If the latter way was an application has been submitted to the competent body of the other than for economic development, transport and the environment agency or activity to the group, the application requested for economic development, transport and the environment agency or group must be stored in the case case management system and the application documents to be transferred to the competent body for economic development, transport and the environment agency or group.
The application does not, however, be initiated before an application is presented in the following specific and correct the data in, and attached to the following documents: 1) to the applicant for aid;
2. subject to the application of measures or project);
3 the cost of the measure or the project) and financial;
the amount of the aid applied for 4);
5) business support when applying for a business plan and development project to support getting the project plan;
6) when applying for support for the investment of an investment plan.
The competent body for economic development, transport and the environment agency or group, if the aid is applied for, on the financial action group quota shall, without delay, upon arrival of the request the applicant to supplement the lack of a written application to the application. The stipulations shall be notified to the applicant.
Countryside Agency provide more detailed provisions on the organisation of the reception and treatment of technical application, the documents making up the application with the marking of, other than a transfer of information system applications received electronically, the destruction of the written documents, as well as the risks identified in the investment plan.

Article 37, the competent body for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency to grant it the aid for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency, which is in the region to support the operation is to be carried out, subject to development, transport and the environment centres (897/2009) pursuant to article 5, for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency in the jurisdiction of the other.
If the operation is to be carried out in more than one industry, transport and the environment of the Centre's work in the area, local jurisdiction lies with the economic development, transport and the Environment Agency, the territory of which the support measure is supposed to be largely carried out. For economic development, transport and the environment in this way, however, to transfer to the competent centres for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency of the application to another for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency, subject to development, transport and the environment provided for in the law or by virtue of the centers and the industrial, transport and environmental centers agree to the transfer.
If the project is mainly national objectives, local jurisdiction lies with the economic development, transport and the environment, for which the Ministry of agriculture and forestry for the resources of the national project funding is shown.

section 38 application when applying for financial support from the local action group of the quota the quota of the local action group, shall apply to the financial 35 and 36 of the conditions of the e-commerce application, the application in question, as well as the application of the e-commerce.
The competent local action group to verify that the submission of the application meets the formal requirements set out in the application, and give an opinion on the appropriateness of granting of the aid in terms of the objectives of the local strategy. If more than one support measure is carried out in the territory of the competent local action group in the local action group to obtain the opinion of the other groups, the relevance of the grant of the aid, as well as the necessary funding of the financial allocation for the quotas. The local action group shall submit its opinion to the competent support of the application as well as for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency.
If the applicant is a local action group, however, in applying for, what, 35 and 36.
The local action group move to the quota of the amount requested for funding received and the otherwise non-electronic means of submission of the application of the case management system. 35 and 36 shall apply to the application. The action group is responsible for the correct application.
Countryside Agency provide more detailed provisions on the organisation of the reception and treatment of technical application, the documents making up the application with the marking, as well as their delivery, transport and the Environment Agency, as well as the processing of e-commerce.

Article 39 Competent Jurisdiction of the action group is a local action group in the territory of which the support measure is carried out. If the support measure is carried out in the territory of more than one of the local action group, local jurisdiction lies with the local action group, in the territory of which the support measure is supposed to be largely carried out.

Support for the assessment of the application of section 40, Before taking a decision on the resolution of the application for aid for economic development, transport and the environment agency may request from the beneficiary of the aid and the authority for an opinion, the organ to aspects of the operation, if this is necessary for the assessment of the conditions for the granting of the aid.
For economic development, transport and the environment agency may, prior to the company, the granting of conditions of granting of the aid to make a company as well as support for assessing the operation on the business. The findings of the visit must be recorded in the company, and they shall be notified to the applicant. The company is the subject of the visit may not be pysyväisluonteiseen for housing.

Article 41 grant of a suspension of the aid in the agriculture and forestry Ministry has the right to suspend the granting of the aid by decision of the national or regional level, if the necessary resources are not available to finance the aid or the situation of the market, or European Union legislation on this subject.
The granting of aid may be suspended for a specified period or until further notice.
The decision to suspend the aid is published in Finnish. The cannot notify aborted State must be informed of the appropriate levels.

Article 42 the grant of aid for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency to decide on the granting of aid. If the action is to be carried out in more than one industry, transport and the environment of the Centre's work in the area, is the competent body for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency to obtain prior to the granting of the aid to the other for economic development, transport and environment centres. Support may be granted to another for economic development, transport and the environment for the operation of the Centre's work in the area of where the economic development, transport and the environment agency gives its assent.
The grant of the aid conditional on the quota of the local action group, the financial action task force issued a favourable opinion on the application is. For economic development, transport and the environment may differ from the assent of the lag only if the grant of the aid would be contrary to the national law of the European Union, or. For economic development, transport and the Environment Agency also resolves the application, which is the local action group is not supported. The lag shall forthwith transmit the application for a statement, transport and the Environment Agency.
(3) repealed by L:lla 19.12.2014/1176.

43 section Support the decision to Support the decision to take the total amount of aid granted in the terms of the aid provided for in this Act, as well as the conditions for the payment of the aid and recovery. The decision will be in addition to those provided for by the legislation of the European Union, the terms and conditions that materially and directly affected by the use of and payment of the aid. Support for the measure will be approved by a decision supported by the plan.
Support for the decision to be signed by machine.
Chapter 7 section 44 of the payment of the application fee, payment of the refund application is made using 35 referred to in subparagraph (1) of the Web service. With regard to the processing of the application for payment of the aid, the processing of the application under section 35 of the 36 (4) and (6) and section (2), (4) and (5), transport and the Environment Agency.
The payment application may also be made otherwise than by electronic means for the purpose of vi. The application has to be signed for.
The application referred to in paragraph 2, shall submit to the approval authority which granted the aid.
The application shall be accompanied by the payment of the aid, subject to the conditions that are necessary for the studies and the support is granted in the form of a lump sum, the accounting documents.

45 section for the submission of the application for payment of the payment application, the time limit can be set to a reasonable amount of time, which is calculated on the base of the decision or, in the case of an application for payment is the last action implementation of the measure, or the end of the time of the activity supported.
To set a time limit for the submission of the application for payment can be adjusted more precisely the State Council regulation. More detailed rules in applying for the payment to be used for the following applications for e-commerce and other electronic forms, as well as your activity to give the Countryside Agency.

Article 46 the payment of the aid conditions for payment of the aid is subject to the condition that the beneficiary of the aid must comply with the conditions of the aid.
If the aid is granted in whole or in part, in section 13, subsection 1 as aid within the meaning of paragraphs 1 to 3, the payment of the aid is subject to the condition that the beneficiary of the aid in a reliable manner demonstrate that they have taken all the measures, the costs of the support which format is used, and to have met the objectives set for the payment of the aid conditional on the.
If the aid is granted in whole or in part on the basis of the actual costs of the aid shall be paid to the beneficiary of the aid of expenditure to be incurred in this regard is the effectiveness, as well as the allocation of funds from the organ to be finalized and its verifiability. The beneficiary of the aid is to be presented in these documents and studies concerning the conditions.
More detailed provisions on the criteria to be used in the assessment of the implementation of the measure shall be imposed by regulation of the Council of State, in the case of article 13, paragraph 1, the aid referred to in paragraphs 1 to 3. In the case of section 13 (1) of the aid referred to in paragraph 4, the provisions of the regulation of the Council of State the existence of the expenditure, more detailed of the reasonableness of the assessment of the criteria to be used, and in assessing controllability. The countryside Agency, the adoption of the measure, as well as the finality of the expenditure, the controllability of the reasonableness of the allocation, accounting documents and reports relating to the and the.

Article 47 the amount payable under section 13, 1 – 3 levels of support and aid shall be paid not later than the corresponding share of the amount of aid granted in accordance with the application for payment of the costs of the measures carried out or in any other case, in accordance with the application for payment of the eligible costs.
The recipient shall submit to the approval authority which granted the aid report on the implementation of other public or private expenditure.
In the context of the application for payment of the beneficiary of the aid must be accompanied by a report on the project's income and an additional public funding has been received for the project.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State can be used to provide more detailed revenue and additional funding, as well as their impact on the amount of aid to be paid. Countryside Agency provide more detailed provisions on the implementation of the project, as well as other public and private financing, and income statement.

the adoption of section 48 Payments and run the Support shall be paid each year to a maximum of four installments. Development project support can be paid in advance, if this is the beneficiary of the aid in terms of the implementation of the measure, the status and support. The application for payment of the aid for the development of the project at least once a year. The European Union's law permits, for a fee, however, may apply for and support costs, if the duration of the project is for a period not exceeding 24 months. (19.12.2014/1176)
The payment of the aid, the aid granted to decide on transport and the environment. For economic development, transport and the Environment Agency collects fees and forward them to the Countryside Agency. The countryside Agency is responsible for the clearance of expenditure, as well as responsible for making the payments. The charges relate to decisions can be signed by machine.
More detailed provisions on the payment of an advance on the aid to the amount of the aid to be paid to such items, as well as the conditions and terms of payment of the advance in applying for the payment of the withholding tax and the procedure to be followed shall be provided to the State by means of a Council regulation.
Chapter 8 case management system and support for the monitoring of the follow-up article 49 the agriculture and forestry Ministry and the Agency has the right to receive free of charge, notwithstanding the and for economic development, transport and the environment necessary for the management of the system, the information centres of assistance and the payment of grants, applying for the grant, reports, and controls. The Ministry of agriculture and forestry, is the equivalent of the right to receive information about the Countryside Agency.
The Ministry of agriculture and forestry, as well as the Rural Agency for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency has the right to obtain information about the use of the grants to beneficiaries. In addition, the beneficiary of the aid must be presented to support the progress and effectiveness of the reports relating to the operation and monitoring data for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency.
The information referred to in paragraphs (1) and (2) may be handed over to a technical connection or otherwise electronically.
The State Council Regulation lays down in more detail the content of the studies and monitoring data. The countryside Agency to provide more detailed rules in the form of studies and for the delivery of the monitoring data in the presentation, as well as their economic development, transport and the environment.

section 50 of The management and follow-up of information system in accordance with this Act, the functions of the documents drawn up as well as the management and follow-up of information forming part of the system of registries and Web services shall apply to the law on the administration of rural business information system (295/2008).
The information contained in the information system will be retained for ten years after the conclusion of the grant decision. If the aid is granted, the data will be kept, however, the payment of the last instalment of the aid and of ten years, if the question is part of the European Union to fund the programme support, in five years, when the last of the programme of the European Commission paid to the financial contribution from the community. State aid granted in the European Union legislation may require a longer retention period laid down in the above.
If the European Union's legislation provides for the monitoring of State aid or other support to the establishment of registers, the case management system referred to in paragraph 1, the data required by the registry and, if necessary, the data is transferred to the register of de minimis aid, or other support.
The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State may be more detailed on the information stored in the registry that are not personal information.

51 the applicant's rights under section and register to be eligible for any of the information in the local action group has the right to section 50 notwithstanding the provisions referred to in the information necessary for the performance of the tasks laid down in the registers it.
Support the candidate has the right in section 50 of the case management system referred to in the application for payment of the aid, the Web service to monitor, audit and recovery solutions as well as support for the monitoring of their progress and the trends in your data. A similar right is an action group, the amount of aid applied for and the financial quota, with the exception of the monitoring of, and the application is presented in the context of the recovery of the confidential information.
The action group has its own financial aid in addition to the quota in respect of the right to possession of the case management system, a Web service to see if such a possibility in the information system will be included.
Viewing information about the track and the build will require electronic authentication.
Chapter 9, section 52 right of inspection by the Ministry of agricultural and forestry and rural development, the Agency may carry out the payment of the grant of the aid, and the conditions for checking compliance with the use of the support and trust and recipients for audits. In the case of the legal beneficiaries of aid for economic development, transport and environment centres and the management of the law within the meaning of section 13 of the certifying authority, in so far as article 3 of the law, the administration of the horisontaaliasetuksessa referred to in paragraph 3 or on the basis thereof. If the support is this law within the meaning of section 15, moved to the rest of the body, is the above mentioned authorities and certifying authority the right to inspect the activities of this economy and the granting of aid, the conditions associated with the payment and use and to monitor compliance with the terms of the. If the aid is the subject of the action, or the subsidized investment destination has been handed over within the meaning of article 31 (4) with the permission of the air, that support is at the same time, switched to the authorities and the certifying authority, these have the right to inspect and audit released activities or of the transferee. (19.12.2014/1176)
The funds of the European Union, in whole or in part, or to state aid granted in support of the right of access is also provided by the European Union institutions as the European Union's legislation.

53 section audit The audit referred to in section 52 for the authority and the certifying authority shall have the right to access and use the supported the measure in terms of the relevant buildings, premises and locations and to check these as well as the conditions of the beneficiary of the aid, information systems and documents. However, the inspection may be carried out in the premises of the pysyväisluonteiseen housing.
Successfully carrying out the inspection task can be an external auditor authorised to carry out the inspection. The auditor must be the law of the Court of Auditors (11/15). The Court of Auditors on the audit of the financial statements of the community must appoint a responsible auditor. The law shall apply to the administration of the inspection mission, the language of the law, the Sami language of the law, the law on openness of government activities and the law on e-commerce and administrative procedures in the operation of public authorities. The external auditor shall apply to the provisions relating to criminal responsibility for his role in carrying out the inspection. Provided for in the law on liability and compensation for damages. (18.9.2015/1167)
L:lla 1167/2015 modified 2 shall enter into force on the 1.1.2016. The previous wording of successfully carrying out the inspection task can be: external auditor authorised to carry out the inspection. The auditor shall be the Court of Auditors Act (459/2007) or on the public administration and economy (467/1999) the statutory auditor or audit firm. The Court of Auditors on the audit of the financial statements of the community must appoint a responsible auditor. The law shall apply to the administration of the inspection mission, the language of the law, the Sami language of the law, the law on openness of government activities and the law on e-commerce and administrative procedures in the operation of public authorities. The external auditor shall apply to the provisions relating to criminal responsibility for his role in carrying out the inspection. Provided for in the law on liability and compensation for damages.
The inspection shall be the subject of a control report, which shall be sent without delay to the relevant economic development, transport and the Environment Agency and the Countryside Agency.
Running the inspection has the right to the documents and other material related to the use of the aid, the achievement of this objective requires an inspection. Documents and other material will be immediately restored when the inspection is no longer require their possession.
The competent authority referred to in article 52 and the certifying authority shall be entitled to have the assistance of the police to charge the inspection task.
Chapter 10 payment of the reimbursement of the aid suspension and recovery, reimbursement of the aid in any way Aid article 54 shall promptly return incorrectly, or the apparent refunds unduly received or any part of it. The recipient will be required to return all or part of the aid, if it cannot be used to support, as required by the decision. If you return the amount to a maximum of 100 euros, for it to be left.
What the first paragraph shall not apply to aid granted to a deferred basis, and the difference between the actual costs.

the suspension of the payment of the aid and recovery article 55 for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency is obliged to suspend payment of the aid and to recover the aid, the grant of a refund or if: 1) payment requirements have not been met;
2) the beneficiary of the aid has delivered an erroneous or incomplete information, which is essentially influenced by the granting of aid or payment;
3. the beneficiary of the aid is supplied without a body), transport and the Environment Agency for permission to aid which is the subject of the action, or the subsidized investment item before 31 expiry of the period referred to in article;
4) the beneficiary of the aid is refused, from assisting in the inspection; operations financed by the European Union, or a 5) in whole or in part from national funds in the European Union financed by the rural development aid legislation.
However, you can leave the amount to be recovered, which is a maximum of 100 euros.
If the aid is granted to the recipients of the aid, equivalent to all the commonly more jointly and severally liable to restore the aid.

56 section (19.12.2014/1176), section 56 is repealed L:lla 19.12.2014/1176.

Article 57 (19.12.2014/1176) interest on the amount to be recovered shall not be paid If, no later than the date referred to in subparagraph (1) of section 60 of the due date, it shall be carried out to an annual interest rate of the European Union, laid down by the legislation or, in the absence of a provision in the said law, the interest Act (633/1982), according to the interest rate referred to in paragraph 1.

Article 58 recovery of happiness, for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency can leave an incorrect or unjustified amount paid or to be recovered at the rate to be performed in whole or in part, if the recovery in full would be the beneficiary of the aid, taking into account the circumstances and the action taken as a whole, unreasonable. However, the recovery of the full amount of interest is to be carried out and, if the operations financed by the European Union in whole or in part or entirely from national funds the European Union financed by the rural development aid legislation.

59 section administrative sanctions and the threat of a fine to the beneficiary, who has worked for the administration of the law in the case referred to in paragraph 3 of article 3 of the horisontaaliasetuksessa, or in the manner laid down in a Commission Regulation adopted on the basis thereof, the penalties laid down horisontaaliasetuksessa and placed under it.
In addition, it provides that an administrative penalty provided for in the legislation of the European Union can also target the local action group, or the Group and the adoption of innovation in rural areas.
Administrative penalty shall decide on the approval of the decision made by or by the authority which issued it.
If the beneficiary of the aid, or, in respect of which the aid is transferred pursuant to article 15, section 33 despite refuses to give the information referred to in paragraph 1 or from assisting, in accordance with the third paragraph of article 33 of the examination or the prevents the 52 inspectors referred to in subparagraph (1) of the law by the inspection pursuant to the provision of information, assistance, or can be used to audit the audit conditions linked to the periodic penalty payment was intended to set a penalty. The threat of a fine does not, however, be subject to a natural person of the obligation to or for the execution of the inspection information was, if the person is a suspect of a crime and the information relates to the issue of criminal suspicion. If the authenticating authority carrying out the verification is a private entity, the threat of the imposition of the fine set and it would have had to pay in the case, the Agency shall decide on the acceptance of the rural and the decision made or issued by the authority. The threat of a periodic penalty payment of the fine provided for in the law (1113/1990).

60 section (19.12.2014/1176) the decision on the suspension of the payment of the Recovery and for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency to suspend payment of the aid shall be paid in connection with the decision. The decision provides for the amount of the clawback and the due date of the execution, which is 60 days after the date of adoption of the grower, or, if that day is a public holiday, independence day, labor day, Christmas or Midsummer's Eve, or the day before, this daily on Saturday.
The decision on the recovery must be carried out without undue delay after the economic development, transport and the Environment Agency received the information provided for in article 55 of the basis and not later than 10 years after the payment of the last tranche of the aid.

implementation of article 61 the grower
The countryside Agency is responsible for the implementation of the grower. Recovery can be performed in such a way that the amount of recoverable with interest shall be deducted from the rest of the aid payable to the recipient of the aid. In this case, the condition is that the takaisinperintäpäätös has the force of law.
Ulosottotoimin Takaisinperintäpäätös may be implemented after the decision has become final. The implementation of the decision, shall apply to the implementation of the law on taxes and charges (706/2007).
Chapter 11 miscellaneous provisions article 62 notification by electronic means, to the application of the notification of the decision of the decision, what the e-commerce legal transactions before the Government action on the article 18 of the law.

Article 63 the decision referred to in this Decision were free of the law is the applicant and to the beneficiary free of charge.

64 section Tietojensaantioikeus and the disclosure of the Ministry of agriculture and forestry, as well as the Rural Agency for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency has the right to any other authority notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, or the part of the applicant or the public role of the professional support of the beneficiary, as the financial position and business or professional activities, funding or other support from public funds in terms of meaningful information about the circumstances, which are necessary to deal with the issue.
The information requested on the connection to the subject matter hereof and the necessity must be justified in the room on request.
The Ministry of agriculture and forestry, as well as the Rural Agency for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency has the right to dispose of the rest of the authority, notwithstanding the provisions on secrecy, the public role of the institution of the European Union in this task provided for in the law of information relating to the recipient of the aid received, that are necessary for the authority, the public role of the institution in order to carry out the inspection provided for in the assignment, or, or for the monitoring of compliance with the legislation of the European Union.
The countryside Agency, and for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency has the right to charge, receive the support of the applicant is related to the activity referred to in subparagraph (1), and the recipient of the information relating to the taxation of the tax administration of the last set in the registry. (19.12.2014/1176)
The information referred to in subsections 1 to 4, above, may be disclosed to the technical user, or otherwise electronically. Before the opening of the technical user information on the proper disposal of the applicant must be accompanied by a report on the protection of the data. The received information shall not be used for any purpose other than the purpose for which it has been requested. (19.12.2014/1176) Article 65 technical assistance technical assistance can be used to: 1) to the implementation of the programme provided for by law, the Administration, evaluation, and follow-up, as well as information related to the duties to be performed;
the implementation of the programme of 2);
the implementation of the programme of work, as well as 3) program and monitoring the preparation of studies and reports, or in carrying out; as well as the implementation of the programme for the training of 4).
The countryside Agency is preparing a technical assistance plan, follow it were indeed supported by technical assistance, as well as draw up reports. Ministry of agriculture and forestry, confirm the plan. The application by the Rural technical assistance to pay for the Agency, which will also decide on its recovery. (19.12.2014/1176)
Detailed rules for the payment of the operating plan and the procedure to be followed, as well as with the technical assistance of the eligible costs shall be provided to the State by means of a Council regulation.
65 section came into force on 22.1.2014. See the VNa to the resources of the rural development programme on technical assistance for the 2014-2020 395/2014.

money § 66 of the action group of the Group may be granted under this Act and providing for the operation of the money provided for by law, the duties to be performed. Money shall be granted for a period not exceeding five years at a time.
Acceptable costs, including money for expenses incurred in the course of their duties may be granted, the remuneration and the premises, as well as the action of the group associated with the operation of the reasonable and necessary costs. In addition, the eligible expenditure of the special skills required for the tasks in the acquisition costs. Action money can be granted to small purchases, but not investment.
The payment of the grant money, the recovery action and decide on the Countryside Agency. The action to retrieve the money and use it to pay for monitoring and inspections as well as in the recovery of the aid, which would otherwise apply, unless provided for in this law or under it. (19.12.2014/1176)
More detailed provisions in the action of the eligible costs shall be provided to the State by means of a Council regulation.

money § 67 Rural Innovation Group Action money can be given only for a group of rural innovation, by the Ministry of agriculture and forestry is the management of article 8 of the law, in accordance with the first subparagraph of paragraph 7, separately.
Money shall be granted for a maximum period of three years towards the cost of the implementation of the plan be adopted. Action grant and pay for the application of the rural Agency, which also decides on the action the recovery money.
Money will be awarded to one of the innovation on the basis of the agreement of the entities belonging to the group, which works on behalf of the communities and persons belonging to the other group and is responsible for the operation of the group from getting the money.
In other respects, shall apply to the operational allowance provides in article 66. The provisions of the regulation of the Council of State for specific innovation groups, for which the financial contribution may be granted on the conditions for granting the money, as well as the amount of refunds of the costs of, and.

Article 68 the appeal of a ban for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency, referred to in the third paragraph of section 30 of the decision on an extension of the time limit may not be separately appealed.

section 69 of the Agency's appeal in rural and economic development, transport and the Environment Agency's decision may be appealed in the Hämeenlinna administrative court as administrative act (586/1996).
Notice of appeal can also be supplied to the authority whose decision is being appealed. The authority shall forward the complaint letter as well as the fact the accumulated documents and its opinion on the appeal authority.
The decision of the administrative law, which applies to the payment of the aid suspension or recovery, be appealed to the administrative law. Otherwise, the Administrative Court's decision may be appealed only if the Supreme Administrative Court grants leave to appeal.
Chapter 12-the date of entry into force and transitional provisions article 70 of the law shall enter into force on the date of entry into force of This state at the time of the Council decreed. The entry into force of article 65 of the law, however, on 22 January 2014.
This Act entered into force in accordance with the 1.9.2014 Of 702/2014.
This Act repeals the law of rural development (1443/2006).
Chapters 3 and 4 of this law, as well as 66 and 67 of the regulation of the Council of State aid referred to in the introduction. Subsidies can be introduced at various points in time.
At the time of entry into force of this law, the provisions in force at the date of entry into force of this law shall apply to the applications which are pending, as well as aid granted prior to the entry into force of this law.
By way of derogation from article 69, the Countryside Agency and for economic development, transport and the Environment Agency and the decision referred to in this Act may be appealed to the Board of appeal, if the rural economy of the judgment under appeal, the decision will be taken not later than 31 August 2014. The decision of a Board of appeal of the rural industries shall apply to the administrative court decision provided for in article 69.
THEY'RE 142/13, 22/13, MmVM EV 209/2013, the date of entry into force and the application of the acts: 19.12.2014/1176: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 2015.
THEY are 195/2014, MmVM 20/2014, EV 200/2014 18.9.2015/1167: this law shall enter into force on the 1 January 2016.
THEY TaVM 34/254/2014, 2014, EV 371/2014

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