Statement Of The Existence Of The Character Of Exceptionality Calamitous Deglieventi Occurring In The Puglia Region.

Original Language Title: Dichiarazione dell'esistenza del carattere di eccezionalita' deglieventi calamitosi verificatisi nella regione Puglia.

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The Minister of agricultural food and forestry policies Saw the Legislative Decree March 29, 2004, n. 102 concerning, inter alia, the national solidarity fund in support of the agricultural enterprises affected by natural disasters and adverse weather events; Having regard to the Legislative Decree of April 18, 2008, # 82, adjustment of national solidarity fund legislation, legislative decree 102/2004, for conformity to the guidelines for State aid in the agriculture and forestry 2007-2013 (2006/C 319/01) and Regulation (EC) 1857/2006, of December 15, 2006; Having regard to articles 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the same legislative decree 102/2004, as amended by Legislative Decree No. 82/2008, governing compensatory damages, emergency interventions in areas and for uninsurable risks with preferential policies, assisted by State contribution; See, in particular, article. 6 identifying the procedures and methods for enabling on-demand assistance interventions in the region or autonomous province concerned, leaving this Ministry the Declaration of the exceptionality of adverse events, the identification of damaged territories and granted as well as the periodic allocation provisions of financial resources of the national solidarity fund to enable regions the aid delivery; Having regard to the European Union guidelines for State aid in the agriculture and forestry and rural areas 2014-2020 (2014/C 204/01); Having regard to Council Regulation (EU) of June 25, 2014, # 702/2014 declaring compatible with the internal market, in accordance with articles 107 and 108 of the Treaty on the functioning of the European Union, certain categories of aid in the agricultural and forestry sectors and rural areas, and repealing Regulation (EC) No 1857/2006; Examined in particular art. 25 of the above Reg. # 702/2014 concerning aid to compensate damages caused by natural disasters like weather adversity; Having regard to the Ministerial Decree of December 29, 2014, recorded at the Court of Auditors on March 11, 2015, Provv. # 623, and published on the website of the Ministry concerning the application of the provisions of legislative decree 102/2004 in light of the new rules on State aid to agriculture and forestry; Considered that the abovementioned decree December 29, 2014, must be communicated to the European Commission-free and therefore the provisions can be effective only after the date of receipt of the regime's identification number issued by the European Commission; Whereas, therefore, aid may not be granted pending the exemption from notification to the European Commission of the Ministerial Decree of December 29, 2014 mentioned; Felt however must proceed with the recognition of the existence of the exceptionality of the natural disasters in question so that you can start any investigative activities; Having examined the proposal by the Puglia region for a declaration adverse events listed below, for the application in the territories damaged the national solidarity fund provisions;
Whirlwind of November 12, 2014 in province of Taranto; Given to the region of Puglia to have made the necessary findings which show that the events covered by this request for declaratory judgment have assumed the character of exceptionality in art. 1, paragraph 2 of Legislative Decree No 102/2004 and subsequent modifications and additions; Decided to accept the proposal of the Puglia region of activation of national solidarity fund compensatory measures in affected areas;
Decrees: Art. 1 Declaration of the exceptionality of weathering is declared the existence of the exceptionality of the disasters listed alongside the below province for damage to farm structures in the following agricultural territories, where they can apply the specific intervention measures provided for in Legislative Decree March 29, 2004, n. 102, as amended by Legislative Decree No 82 April 18, 2008; Taranto: whirlwind of November 12, 2014;
provisions of art. 5 paragraph 3 in the municipality of Castellaneta.