On General Principles Of Organization And Activity Of Associations Of Economic Cooperation Of Subjects Of The Russian Federation

Original Language Title: Об общих принципах организации и деятельности ассоциаций экономического взаимодействия субъектов Российской Федерации

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on general principles of organization and activity of associations of economic cooperation of subjects of the Russian Federation adopted by the State Duma on November 17, 1999 onwards (as amended by the federal laws from 21.03.2002 N 31-FZ;
from 08.12.2003. N 169-FZ; from 02.07.2013 N 185-FZ), Article 1. General provisions 1. This federal law establishes the General principles of organization and activity of associations of economic cooperation of subjects of the Russian Federation with a view to providing a legal, economic and organizational safeguards activities of these associations, the creation of conditions conducive to the socio-economic development of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and the Russian Federation as a whole.
2. in carrying out its activities of the Association of economic cooperation of subjects of the Russian Federation shall be guided by the Constitution of the Russian Federation, this federal law, other federal laws and other regulatory legal acts of the Russian Federation, laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, governmental bodies in these associations, as well as the founding treaties and statutes of the Association.
Article 2. The scope of this federal law 1. Association of economic cooperation of subjects of the Russian Federation (hereinafter referred to as the Association) is a non-profit organization, whose founders are State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and which is created on a voluntary basis for regional integration and socio-economic development of the regions of the Russian Federation.
2. this federal law defines general principles and main objectives of the Association, their relationship with the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government.
Article 3. Principles of activity of the Association the Association's activity is carried out on the basis of the following principles: strict compliance with the rights of members of the Association, identified the founding contract and the Charter of the Association;
coordination for the development and implementation of socio-economic programs;
publicity activities of the executive bodies of the Association;
combining the efforts of the Association's members, aimed at the economic transformation, the creation and implementation of a modern management mechanism;
promote the formation and operation of a single economic and legal space of the Russian Federation.
Article 4. The main objectives and tasks of the Association main objectives and tasks of the Association are: to ensure the necessary conditions for effective interaction between the subjects of the Russian Federation in respect of socio-economic development through the consolidation of material, financial and intellectual resources;
preparation of proposals for economic management capacities of constituent entities of the Russian Federation;
stabilization of the economic situation and social protection of the population;
improved management practices in managing subjects in conditions of market relations;
achieving sustainable development of the economy of the Russian Federation subjects in conditions of market relations and laying the groundwork for improving the standard of living of the population;
representation of interests of members of Association;
ensuring interoperability constituent entities of the Russian Federation on institutional, economic, scientific, technological and social development of the regions;
participation in the prescribed manner to the development and implementation of joint programmes and projects, including federal significance;
optimal placement of productive forces;
the development of productive and social infrastructure, communications;
promoting mutually beneficial economic agreements between the subjects of the Russian Federation;
preparation of proposals concerning budgetary and financial matters;
prepare proposals for international and foreign economic relations of the subjects of the Russian Federation;
preparation of proposals for the implementation of regional investment programmes and projects;
Research of the labour market in order to develop joint measures to maximize the employment of additional professional education of personnel; (As amended by the Federal law of 02.07.2013 N 185-FZ), creation of complex information structures and formation of Bank data necessary to make optimal management decisions;
preparation of proposals for the improvement of the legislation of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, governmental bodies which belong to the Association.
Article 5. Establishment and registration of the Association 1. The establishment of the Association shall be by decision of the founders, which may make legislative and executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
2. The founding documents of the Association are the constitutive treaty, concluded its founders and their approved Charter.
In the Charter of the Association must be defined: the name of the Association;
the location of the Permanent Executive Body of the Association;

subject and objectives of the Association;
the rights and obligations of the members of the Association;
Association structure, composition, terms of reference, the procedure for the formation of the governing, Executive and audit bodies, decision-making rules, their terms of Office;
the conditions and procedure for admission to membership in the Association and exit;
the procedure for amending the statutes of the Association;
the sources of the assets of the Association;
the procedure for reorganization and liquidation of the Association;
How to use the assets of the Association in the event of its liquidation.
In founding documents may contain other provisions relating to the activities of the Association and which do not contradict federal laws.
3. registration of the Association is carried out in the manner prescribed by the Federal law on State registration of legal entities. (As amended by the federal laws from 21.03.2002 N 31-FZ; from 08.12.2003. N 169-FZ)
4. The founding documents of the Association, their changes must be published in the press of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, governmental bodies which are members of the Association. (As amended by the Federal law of March 21, N 31-FZ), Article 6. Economic and financial basis for the activities of the Association 1. Property of the Association consists of funds, which are sources of cash and in-kind contributions of the founders of the Association and other established federal law sources.
2. The amount of the annual contributions of the founders of the Association are approved by the State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in accordance with the legislation of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
Article 7. The interaction of the association with the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government 1. The governing bodies of the Association and their officials to represent the interests of the Association in the federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government within the limits of authority determined by the founding Treaty and the Charter of the Association.
2. federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-government shall promote the Association in carrying out its statutory tasks.
3. federal bodies of State power, bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, bodies of local self-administration may adopt laws and other normative legal acts on the issues of interaction with the Association.
4. the information, documentation, logistical and financial support for the activities of the Association, as well as welfare and health care officials and other employees of the executive bodies of the Association may be carried out in accordance with the memorandum of Association, Charter of the Association and the legislation of the respective constituent entities of the Russian Federation at the expense of the budgets of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
Article 8. Liability of the Association 1. The Association is liable for its obligations with all its assets.
2. the Association is not responsible for the obligations of its members. Members of the Association bear subsidiary liability for the obligations of the Association in the amount and under the procedure provided by the founding documents of the Association.
Article 9. The entry into force of this federal law 1. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
2. The Association shall, within six months after the entry into force of this federal law lead their founding documents in compliance with it.
Article 10. Enforcement of compliance with this federal law normative legal acts of the President of the Russian Federation and to entrust the Government of the Russian Federation to bring its normative acts in compliance with this federal law.
Russian President Boris Yeltsin in Moscow, the Kremlin December 17, 1999 N 211-FZ