LAW No. 34 of 18 May 1996 approving the maximum volume of timber, which will harvest in 1996 PARLIAMENT ISSUING published in MONITORUL OFICIAL NR. 105 of 23 May 1996 the Romanian Parliament adopts this law.
Article 1 for the 1996 approved a maximum volume of harvesting timber from 14.6 million cubic metres, as follows: a) 13.8 million cubic metres from forests managed by Autonomous Regia forest "Rnp";
b) 0.4 million cubic metres from privately owned forests;
c) 0.4 million cubic meters, from the wooded pastures, trees and from Lineouts from forests or lands covered with forest vegetation, run by legal persons, other than a Director of Autonomous "Rnp".
Article 2 the maximum amount of 14.6 million cubic meters, approved for harvest in 1996, will have the following destinations: 9.9 million cubic meters) for operators, from exploitation and woodworking, including supply to the population of the urban area;
b) 0.7 million cubic meters of forests for directing Autonomous "Rnp", of which there will be approximately 120 thousand cubic meters timber for export, in order to ensure the necessary funds for forest roads for car accessibility of forests. Operation and cutting lumber to this volume of timber will be carried out by authorised economic operators;
c) 4.0 million cubic metres to supply the population of the rural area with wood construction and wood, without the right of resale in the rough.
Article 3 of the volume of timber intended for economic entities and approved annually for harvesting from forests managed by Autonomous Regia forest "Rnp" will retain the a price of no more than 10% which will be used, cut into planks and harnessed for export. The funds obtained will be used by the Autonomous Regia forest "Rnp" car for road construction, to improve the accessibility of the forest fund. Operation and cutting lumber to this volume of timber will be carried out by authorised companies.
Article 4 the volume of timber from bark and tears produced by natural factors, as well as the one resulting from the phenomenon of abnormal dryness, other than the one under consideration at the date of approval of the annual volume, with the priority going to be exploited, whichever shall be a equivalent volume from timber cutting on an referred.
Article 5 (1) timber destined for businesses based on the exploitation and processing of wood will be sold by auction.
(2) Autonomous forest directed by "Rnp" and its staff shall not participate directly or indirectly in the auction.
(3) nevalorificata timber through auction is sold to businesses through direct negotiation.
(4) the auctions is organized and carried out according to the regulations approved by decision of the Government. Wood, legal exchanges recorded in Romania, are accepted between makers empowered to issue formal evidence of the delivery by the industrialisation of the range of wood suitable for industry, without charging commissions.
(5) timber intended for supply to the population in rural areas will be sold at prices fixed in accordance with the legal regulations.
Article 6 prohibited the export of Timber Products, as well as those quotas shall be determined by decisions of the Government.
Article 7 (1) export without license of the wood products subject to quotas, as well as the export of wood products banned for export shall constitute offences and is sanctioned with imprisonment from 6 months to 2 years, or with fine 20,000,000 30,000,000 Lions Lions.
(2) Wood Products that have been subject to seize the proceeds of crime.
(3) where seizure may be carried out in nature will dispose of the equivalent value seizure in foreign currency, and when this cannot be achieved, it will offer compelling payment of equivalent currency in lei, at the exchange rate at the date of establishment of the offence.
Article 8 the minimum and maximum Limits of the fines provided for in chapter VI of the law nr. 26/1976 and in Chapter VII of law No. 2/1987, as amended by law No. 12/1994, is doubled.
Article 9 (1) Committing acts of domestic trade, as a wrongful, with timber sanctions and established the fine by imprisonment from 3 months minor offences to six months or with fine of 5,000,000 to 10,000,000 lei lei, if the deed due to circumstances in which it was committed, did not constitute infringement.
(2) timber shall confiscate unlawful commercialized.
Article 10 the provisions of the present law shall be supplemented by the provisions of law No. 32/68 on the establishment and sanctioning of offences, with the exception of art. 25-27. In article 11 the maximum volume of timber, which will harvest annually since 1997, and the distribution of its destinations-economic agents and population in rural areas-will approve the Government's decision not later than 30 June of the previous year, subject to the possibility of Woods, as established under the terms of amenajamentelor forestry and sustainable management.
Article 12 Any provisions contrary to this law are hereby repealed.
This law was adopted by the Senate at its meeting on 25 April 1996, in compliance with the provisions of art. 74 para. (1) of the Constitution of Romania.
p. MORRIS PRESIDENT of SENATE Bill VALER was adopted by the Chamber of deputies at its meeting on 29 April 1996, in compliance with the provisions of art. 74 para. (1) of the Constitution of Romania.
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