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Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 771 in Riga in 2005 (11 October. No 58 42) amendments to the Cabinet of Ministers of 30 November 2004, the Regulation No 1002 "procedures implement programming document" Latvian rural development plan for the rural development programme 2004-2006 "Issued under the agricultural and rural development Act article 5 the seventh subparagraph 1. make programming document" Latvian rural development plan for the rural development programme 2004-2006 "(approved by Cabinet of Ministers of 30 November 2004, the Regulation No 1002" order that implement programming document "Latvian rural development plan for the rural development programme 2004-2006" (Latvian journal, 2004, 193. No; 2005, 135. nr.)) the following amendments: 1. express the programming document "Latvian rural development plan for the rural development programme 2004-2006" 9.6. chapter as follows: "9.6. Measure: this measure attainment of the Standard legal basis is Council Regulation No 1257/1999, as amended by the Council on 29 September 2003, Regulation (EC) No 1783/2003 amending Council Regulation No 1257/1999, and the Council of 22 March 2004, Regulation (EC) no 567/2004 amending Council Regulation No 1257/1999 (hereinafter referred to as the Council Regulation No 567/2004), Va section (article 21). The rationale for implementing the CAP, Latvia in many sectors must be achieved provided the EU environmental, animal welfare and hygiene standards. Most costs related to the implementation of environmental policy in agriculture, associated with the requirements set out in the Council of 12 December 1991, the Directive 91/676/EEC concerning the protection of waters against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural sources (Council Directive 91/676/EEC) and the Council of 24 September 1996 in Directive 96/61/EC concerning integrated pollution prevention and control. Investments in the fertilizer storage and use requirements, as well as the best technologies of Latvia is capital intensive and expensive. A small number of traders who deal with agriculture, EU standards have been set up in the manure storage, but most of it is vanity essential to sa to reconstructs or create from scratch. A similar situation is with the organic fertilizers into appliances. in 2000, the study found that 92% of farms surveyed had no adequate manure collection and storage facilities. In accordance with the programme of action particularly sensitive sites, covered by increased requirements for the protection of water and soil from agricultural activities pollution by nitrates (effective from March 18, 2004), fertilization plans should be developed in all holdings in the area is 10 ha and more, but the fruit and vegetable farms — 3 ha and larger areas of soil agroķīmisk research should be carried out every five years. Currently in research of soil agroķīmisk of particularly sensitive areas is performed only in 10.4% of agricultural land. Latvia's legislation to implement the EU requirements, the animal protection act, adopted in 1999, of 29 December, which included the Cabinet delegated to issue rules on animal welfare. According to the Commission of 26 May 1989 directive 89/362/EEC on general conditions of hygiene in milk production holdings (hereinafter: Commission Directive 89/362/EEC) of chapter I of the annex (7) point in pigs and poultry should not hold the cowshed or premises where cows are milked. According to the Council on 16 June 1992 Directive No 92/46/EEC concerning animal health requirements for raw milk, heat-treated milk and milk-based products for the production and the placing on the market (hereinafter referred to as Council Directive 92/46/EEC) raw cow's milk must meet the following standards: 1) plate count at 30 OC (per ml) ≤ 100 000 (rolling geometric average over a two-month period, with at least two samples per month); 2) somatic cell count result of control (1 ml) ≤ 400 000 (rolling geometric average over a three month period, with at least one sample per month). The food and veterinary service of the information collected for monitoring and control of compliance with the animal welfare and hygiene requirements suggest that accommodation rooms (rooms for holding animals, milk collection, milk-processing room and storage room, room/separate location feed storage and room/separate location sick, wounded animals) does not answer the requirements of 21% of the surveyed farm; animal husbandry and care conditions did not meet 7.3% of farms surveyed; milk collection, pre-treatment and storage hygiene (udder inspection mastitis detection and preparedness for animal milking milking, milk cooling, storage and temperature regime, milk containers, inventory and milking equipment, dairy sales, quality milk, staff hygiene and sanitary booklet) did not correspond to 18% of farms surveyed. In accordance with the amendments to the rules of the welfare of hens, which entered into force by 1 May 2004, the increase in the size of cages and they are as follows: 1) for each laying hen needs a caged area not less than 550 cm2 and determined by measuring the horizontal surface of the cages, which use free laying hens without restrictions; 2) cages shall be at least 40 cm high 65% of the cage area and not less than 35 cm high for the rest of the cage. In accordance with Council Regulation (EC) no 567/2004 determining the level of annual support costs may be taken into account in connection with the investments required to comply with the standards laid down by the community before the date of accession and which from this day or at a later date is binding. You can use this feature only for the first three years of support and the maximum amount of aid is EUR 25000 per farm per year. This investment in the period, the decrease in force. The purpose of the measure to the achievement of the EU standards of protection of the environment, human, animal and plant health and animal welfare on farms. The destination area destination area is the measure of the plan's target area. The beneficiaries of the aid will be available to natural and legal persons, to ensure the implementation of EU standards. Eligible activities the aid beneficiary may receive aid for meeting standards on protection of the environment, human, animal and plant health and animal welfare on the following activities: 1) of manure storage construction of particularly sensitive areas; 2) securing the hygiene standards in milk production (milk milking investment and milk cooling equipment); 3) cow sheds standards intended to ensure the hygiene of milk (the movement of pigs); 4) alteration of cages, to ensure the welfare of laying hens. A detailed list of these standards, see annex 17. Eligible activities must not be aggregated with aid referred to in Council Regulation No 1257/1999 Chapter 1, since the investments made to ensure compliance with these standards, you can get support for this measure and is not entitled to receive the support of Council Regulation No 1257/1999, Chapter 1. Other other investment can get support Council Regulation No 1257/1999 Chapter 1, subject to the relevant conditions. The food and veterinary service is nationally recognized by the competent authority and shall issue the necessary documents on the standards of hygiene in milk production, barn standards, welfare of laying hens, artificial ventilation system equipped with an alarm device and with backup ventilation, installation of water supply systems, installation of cages of young cattle, pig pen installation. Regional environmental administration is nationally recognized by the competent national authority and shall issue the documents relating to the storage of manure. The conditions for receiving the aid commitments of Support you can get if you have received a nationally recognised competent bodies on the production's conformity with EU standards. To receive aid, the applicant must prove that the construction of his saimn is economically viable or will become a support at the end of the period. The criterion of economic viability is positive cash flow on the farm. To get support for the construction of manure storage, the farm must be environmental sensitive area or it should be holding, which is A category of pollution permits. The applicant shall provide the relevant standard implementation plan, in which it is confirmed that the standard will be achieved, and that the area in question is approved by a nationally recognized by the competent authority. The recipient compliance with the appropriate standards to ensure the investment at the end of the period, as attested by a nationally recognised by the competent authority. The applicant concluded a contract with the LADIES to ensure compliance with the relevant standards in accordance with the standard implementation plan. Support the nature and extent of the applicants can get the support of the investment costs associated with the standards. Compensation for the investments made shall not exceed EUR 25000 per holding per year. The maximum aid per holding is 75000 EUR in three years. Manure storage construction of particularly sensitive areas This activity provides investment barn manure storage construction, in order to comply with Council Directive 91/676/EEC. According to the Latvian legislation the provisions of the said directive should be introduced to the holdings of five and more animal units. The amount of the payment of the aid for investments is determined according to the volume of manure storage: table I no way PO box manure storage countervailing rate (€/m3) 1. Solid manure storage up to 300 m3 64 2. hard storage of manure and more Liquid 301 m3 53 3. manure up to 1500 m3 Liquid manure 53 4.1501 47 m3 and more of the hygiene standards of the provision of milk production (milk milking investment and milk cooling equipment) this activity provides support to the dairy milking and milk cooling equipment purchase as well as dairy house renovation, reconstruction or construction to ensure the Council Directive No. 92/46/EEC compliance uncooked milk in those holdings in which the provisions of this directive are implemented. The amount of the payment of the aid for investment in the purchase of the equipment determined in accordance with the dairy cows (goats) per farm: table II milk cooling equipment is no PO box holding the size of the refund amount (EUR/animal) tank, mixer, electric equipment installation of cold 70% 30% total 1. Holdings containing up to 10 cows 165 71 236 2. Holdings containing 11-25 cows 154 66 220 3. Holdings containing 26-50 cows holding 138 59 197 4. with more than 50 cows 127 54 181 table III milk milking installations no PO box Holding the size of the refund amount (EUR/animal) vacuum system, 30% 70% * 30% of machines to milk, dairy equipment 20% 0% 30% wash system of 0%, 20% total 1. Holdings containing up to 10 cows — 138 59 197 2. Holdings containing 11-25 cows — 238 3 167 71. Holding on that 26-50 69 46 69 46 230 4. cows farms with more than 50 cows 64 43 64 42 213 * if 25 cows and less, provides that the calculation of the vacuum cord takes milking or mobile milking machines and milking machine components, the percentage breakdown of costs are 70% vacuum (vacuum pump, the vacuum regulator, the vacuum line and holding the vacuum cord with mounting bracket and vacuum valves) and 30% for milking machines. If there are more than 25 cows, provides that the calculation of the milk milking pipeline or milking halls, and milking machine components, the percentage breakdown of costs is as follows: 1) 30% vacuum equipment (vacuum pump, the vacuum regulator, the vacuum line and holding the vacuum cord with mounting bracket and vacuum valves); 2) 30% dairy equipment (milk resīver milk, pump, wires, brackets and tap); 3) 20% detergent (washing machines, sockets and wires); 4) 20% milking machines. Table IV milk home renovation, reconstruction or construction of compensatory amounts (EUR/m2) 1. Renovation of 168 2. Reconstruction or other premises alteration for the milk House construction 252 3.424 standards quarters to ensure milk milking hygiene (unbundling) this activity is designed for farms where the cows and pigs are kept in a single room. This is inconsistent with Commission Directive 89/362/EEC. Within this activity, the farmer has the following choices: 1) new home construction; 2) new home construction and previous swine pigs home conversions for headquarters; 3) swine home conversions for Headquarters. Compensation for new home in pigs and swine establish old home rebuilding for headquarters are the following (the amount of the refund depends on the number of pigs): table V no PO box animal and activity compensation (EUR/animal) 1. Fattening pigs home rebuilding on the cow home 161 2. Sows home rebuilding on the cow's headquarters at 745 3. alteration of the host Male cow seat 1491 4. Home construction for pig fattening 176 5. Headquarters construction 812 6. Sow boar in 1623 to the home construction alteration of cages, to ensure the welfare of laying hens for This activity to ensure the Council of 19 July 1999 in Directive No. 99/74/EC, the requirements for the welfare of laying hens certain conditions are met. The amount of compensation for investments made on the basis of the fixed cage conversion costs according to the number of laying hens: table VI caged conversion refund amount (EUR/animal) 9.00 modalities of compensation If compensation payments apply to animals, carried out on animals in accordance with the data in an LDC beneficiary belongs at the time of filing the application, that is, where the first of the month. The amount of the refund depends on the number of animals. Compensation as an interim payment by the applicant of the application is to be 40% of the total amount of aid. The next 40% refund of the total amount of support shall be paid after the beneficiary of the LADA has reported the use of intermediate payments. The remaining 20% payable after receipt of the certificate by the competent authorities of compliance with the standard. If the total amount of the refund of contributions does not exceed EUR 25000, the standard to be attained in the year. If the total amount of the refund of contributions is from 25000-50000 EUR, the standard to be attained in two years. If the total amount of the refund of contributions exceeding EUR 50000, the standard to be achieved within three years. Detailed calculation see annex 14. Restrictions on the aid is not granted when compliance with standards are not supported because the applicant does not comply with the standards that are already included in national legislation. This measure will fund investments do not receive any additional funding from national or EU. Measure the time start to introduce in 2005. The Administration supports the applicant apply for aid under this measure, submitting necessary documents LADA (see. 10. the annex). Information on the administration of the payment of aid, monitoring and sanctions, see section 12.3 and 12.4. Support the applicant apply for aid under this measure plan implementation in the period 2004-2006. Relation with other measures support the recipient is entitled to receive additional payment single area, eligible for national aid measures, and aid from other rural development support measures, except that this event during the execution of the commitments is not eligible for the measure "early retirement". The measure is closely related to the 4 SPD. priority measures "investments in agricultural enterprises" and the "rural transformation and development". Expected results table VII no PO box results 2004 2005 2006
1. the minimum annual number of supported holdings in 2000 2500 3000 2. Number of holdings in a particular area is the production of aggression according to EU standards 0 1000 2750 3. supported the holding area (ha) 48100 75250 90825 ";
1.2. to express programming document "Latvian rural development plan for the rural development programme 2004-2006" the annex as follows: "Annex 11. Sanctions and penalties in the field development plan within the general offences and penalties in relation to all or individual measures no BC table I violation penalty 1. Support the applicant does not comply with the support of the necessary conditions for receiving the application or, where the area is rejected. In the event of rejection, the aid received is reimbursed LADA 2. The tenderer has lodged the application/annual submission, but not responding to further requests or application to the LADIES without the corresponding item is rejected. In the event of rejection, the aid received is reimbursed LADA 3. Uncertainty in the case of administrative control of Visual/applicant has filed amendments with the same errors and inconsistencies or inappropriate Application element is rejected. In the event of rejection, the aid received is reimbursed LADA 4. The applicant has provided false details of serious negligence by the applicant to the calendar year are excluded from the relevant field of the support measures as referred to in Council Regulation No 1257/1999 in the relevant section. If incorrect information is provided, the applicant is deliberately excluded from these support measures also fields the following year 5. The applicant has not submitted all or part of the additional documents, the application is rejected. In the event of rejection, the aid received is reimbursed 6. Support applied for LADA area located outside assisted areas not concerned in the appropriate area is rejected. In the event of rejection, the aid received is refunded 7. Pārdeklarēt LADA area ranges from 0% to 3% (inclusive), or up to 2 hectares (inclusive) area pārdeklarācij sanctions are not applied, and the aid is calculated on the basis of the established area of 8. Pārdeklarēt area is between 3% or over 2 ha (not including) to 20% (including) the aid is calculated on the basis of the observed area reduced by the area (ha) pārdeklarēt twice 9. Pārdeklarēt area is greater than 20% support in a given year is not assigned a 10.
Commitment is terminated All aid received, t.sk. in accordance with national law the interest (6% per year) (except where it is otherwise provided in the plan) is repaid LADA event: less favoured areas and areas with environmental restrictions in table II no violation penalty 1 p.k. beneficiary has made about the economic activities in accordance with good farming practice conditions is applied to the reduction of aid 10% for each of the criteria violated 2. Support the applicant has made farming in accordance with Council Directive 96/22/EC, the aid shall not be paid in the current year will support the applicant 3. After the application has been submitted to the rural support service in given the last date for the submission of aid applications is applied to the reduction of aid 1% for each delayed day of work. If missed more than 25 calendar days, the application is considered not to have been filed. Force undertaking (force majeure) the reduction of aid does not apply 4. The applicant has not submitted the application for the payment of aid to the applicant in the current year is not allowed. The next year the applicant is entitled to apply for agri-environment Measures: table III no violation penalty p.k. 1. The applicant has not submitted the application for the payment of aid to the applicant in the current year is not allowed. The next year the applicant is entitled to apply. The application in the case of the ban on aid is repaid LADA sub-action: organic evolution IV table no violation penalty 1 p.k.. Beneficiary has not carried out the agricultural activity in accordance with good farming practice conditions is applied to the reduction of aid 10% for each of the criteria violated 2. Beneficiary does not submit the document confirming carrying out agricultural activity with organic farming methods in case of violation the first payment for the area concerned is not paid for the current year. Repeated infringement is interrupted and the aid received is reimbursed for the area concerned 3. Beneficiary is transferred (sold, leased, given URu.tml.) the other person all or part of the holding, which has imposed obligations, the commitment period that have been a precondition for the granting of aid where the commitments for the remaining period is not transferred to the recipient of the holding or holdings takes over those obligations by the beneficiary, the beneficiary shall repay the aid received for the Sub-measure : Maintenance of biodiversity table V tend p.k. violation penalty 1. Beneficiary has not carried out the agricultural activity in accordance with good farming practice conditions is applied to the reduction of aid 10% for each of the criteria violated 2. Beneficiary of their holding on 1 ha of biologically valuable grasslands under grazing is a less than 0.65 or more than animal unit first 0.74 in payment is not paid for the current year. Repeated breaches any obligation is terminated and the aid is repaid 3. Login area on the farm is not biologically valuable grasslands in all obligations are terminated and the support received on the field is repaid 4. Beneficiary is mowed the area applied for before 10 July and/or after September 10, the first payment in a given field shall not be paid for the current year. Repeated in all undertakings are terminated and the support received on the field are repaid 5. Beneficiary is not taken down the Hall after cutting support for the current year for the area concerned is payable 6. Beneficiary is transferred (sold, leased, given URu.tml.) the other person all or part of the holding, which has imposed obligations, the commitment period that have been a precondition for the granting of aid where the commitments for the remaining period is not transferred to the recipient of the holding , then the beneficiary shall repay the support Sub: buffer strips of table VI no violation penalty 1 p.k.. Beneficiary has not carried out the agricultural activity in accordance with good farming practice conditions is applied to the reduction of aid 10% for each of the criteria violated 2. Beneficiary is mowed the area applied for before 10 July and/or after September 10, the first payment in the respective zone are not paid for the current year. Repeated in all undertakings are terminated and the aid received for the corresponding bar is repaid 3. Beneficiary is not taken down the Hall after cutting support for the current year for the area concerned is not paid and the status of watercourses 4 (standing, from the shores to the top) width of the watercourse is less than 10 m from the shore line the first misconduct case, payment for the current year of the watercourse is not paid out. Repeated in all undertakings of the watercourse is interrupted and the aid received are repaid 5. Ditches width of the watercourse is less than 4 m from the edge of the ditch in the first payment for the current year of the watercourse is not paid out. Repeated in all undertakings of the watercourse is interrupted and the aid received are repaid 6. buffer strips of soil width is less than 4 m the first payment in the relevant year of the watercourse is not paid out. Repeated in all undertakings of the watercourse is interrupted and the aid received is refunded 7. Buffer strips in the permanent grassland not installed first in the event of an infringement of the watercourse concerned, payment of the current year will not be paid out. Repeated in all undertakings of the watercourse is interrupted and the aid received is reimbursed 8. the beneficiary is transferred (sold, leased, given URu.tml.) the other person all or part of the holding, which has imposed obligations, the commitment period that have been a precondition for the granting of aid where the commitments for the remaining period is not transferred to the recipient, then the holding of the beneficiary shall repay the support Sub: farm animal genetic resources conservation table VII no violation penalty 1 p.k.. Beneficiary has not carried out the agricultural activity in accordance with the good housekeeping practice conditions is applied to the reduction of aid 10% for each violation of the criteria to support the 2 breed animal is transferred, sold, donated, or eliminated, and such action is not a valid reason, support the applicant repay the aid received, transferred, sold or donated to eliminate animal event: early retirement no table VIII Infringement penalties 1. PO box holding carries out the commercial successor to the agricultural activity of the first applied in the annual pension reduction 20%. The second threat is applied to the annual pension of 50% reduction. A third farm in the successor is deleted from the list of beneficiaries. In the event of rejection, the aid received is reimbursed LADA 2. successor holding 4 months is not found a new application of the transferee of, if the contract is terminated prior to šēj starting with 5. month, until the restoration of the right to aid is suspended monthly pension payment 3. Transferee of the economic (agricultural or non-agricultural) activities for the holding in the development of the application is rejected and the aid is repaid 4. Returned to the farm workers who have received the award of the pension approval continues to take up paid employment or other work on the farm Application is rejected and the support received is refunded in the measure: aid for producer groups table IX no violation penalty 1 p.k.. Producer group is not recognised by the annual recognition in accordance with national legislation, the contractual arrangements between the LADS and an applicant will continue, and support for the past year in accordance with the terms of the measure are not paid: support for semi-subsistence farms restructuring X table no violation penalty 1 p.k.. Operating net sales growth in the first three years is less than 30% Below support is payable 2. Holding is not achieved planned purpose or goal in the first three years Following aid shall not be paid 3. Beneficiary does not submit the annual report to support during the year and in subsequent years shall be paid to Actions: standard table XI achieve no violation penalty 1 p.k.. the beneficiary has not reached the standard of the time period specified by the aid Paid shall be reimbursed 2. Beneficiary has not submitted its annual report, the aid Paid shall be refunded, and the remaining support LADIES are not disbursed. "
2. These provisions shall not apply to aid applicants who have submitted an aid application before the date of entry into force of the provisions.
Prime Minister a. Halloween Minister of Agriculture m. rose
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