On Folk Art Crafts

Original Language Title: О народных художественных промыслах

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION federal law on folk art crafts passed by the State Duma December 9, 1998 the year approved by the Federation Council of the year December 24, 1998 (as amended by the federal laws from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ;
from 05.12.2005 N 157-FZ; from 18.12.2006 y. N 231-FZ;
from 26.06.2007 N 118-FZ; from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ;
from Dec 25th N 256-FZ) Folk Art Crafts constitute an inalienable asset and a form of folk art of the peoples of the Russian Federation.
The preservation, revival and development of national art crafts is an important public task.
T s t b I 1. Subject of this Federal Act this federal law regulates relations in the sphere of folk art crafts on the territory of the Russian Federation. Participants in these relations are citizens and legal entities of any organizational and legal forms and forms of ownership.
T s t b I 2. Legal regulation of relations in the field of folk art crafts legal regulation of relations in the field of folk art crafts based on the relevant provisions of the Constitution of the Russian Federation, the law of the Russian Federation "the fundamentals of the legislation of the Russian Federation on culture", other laws of the Russian Federation, and carried out by this federal law, passed in accordance with it other federal laws and other regulatory legal acts of the Russian Federation, as well as the laws and other normative legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
Relations in the field of folk art crafts relating to the legal protection of the results of intellectual activity are governed by civil law. (As amended by federal law from 18.12.2006 y. N 231-FZ) relations in the field of the conservation, management, promotion and protection of the traditional State of existence of national art crafts (ICOMOS) as objects of cultural heritage (historical and cultural monuments) of the peoples of the Russian Federation are regulated by the Federal law of June 25, 2002 N 73-FZ "on objects of cultural heritage (monuments of history and culture) of the peoples of the Russian Federation". (Part is supplemented by federal law from Dec 25th N 256-FZ) t s t b I 3. Basic concepts for the purposes of this federal law uses the following concepts: folk art-a form of folk art, the creation of Arts and crafts of the utilitarian and/or decorative purpose, based on collective development and sustained development of the traditions of folk art in a specific location in the process of creative manual and (or) mechanized labour masters of folk art crafts;
the place of traditional folk crafts of existence-the territory within which historically formed and developed in accordance with the original traditions folk handicrafts, there is its social infrastructure and can be necessary raw material resources;
the product of folk crafts-art product of the utilitarian and/or decorative appointments made in accordance with the traditions of this species;
a unique product of folk crafts is the only of its kind, having high artistic value of the product of folk crafts;
typical sample crafts crafts-pattern that is made in the form of a finished product, the picture (model schema composition), layout (model) and is intended for playback in the prescribed manner, including the use of creative variation;
Master of folk crafts-an individual who manufactures certain products of folk crafts in accordance with its traditions;
Creative variation is one of the manifestations of folk art, the main method of replay model crafts crafts, which provides for amendments to the composition, color, ornamental, plastic and other artistic solution products leading to a deterioration of the artistic level and quality of manufacture of the product of folk crafts in comparison with its standard sample;
artistic and stylistic features of folk crafts-means of artistic expression, techniques, craftsmanship and traditional technology of manufacture of folk crafts, historically influenced by cultural, social and natural factors places its traditional existence. (The paragraph is supplemented by federal law from Dec 25th N 256-FZ), Article 4. Fundamentals of the State policy in the field of folk art crafts 1. Federal agencies provide economic, social and other conditions for the preservation, revival and development of organizations of national art crafts, the list of which is approved by the Government of the Russian Federation the authorized federal body of executive power. (As amended by federal law from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ)
2. State authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation are supporting folk crafts (except for organizations of national art crafts, the list of which is approved by the Government of the Russian Federation by the authorized federal enforcement authority) in accordance with the legislation of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. (As amended by federal law from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ)
(Article 4 as amended by federal law from 22/08/2004, no. 122-FZ) t s t b I 5. Organization of national art crafts 1. The main objective of the activities of the organizations of national art crafts is the preservation, revival and development of traditions of folk art crafts.
2. organizations of national art crafts include Organization (legal person) of any organizational and legal forms and forms of ownership, in the volume shipped (to be implemented by delivery or other sale or Exchange) goods of own production (works, services performed, services rendered on its own) where products of national art crafts, according to the Federal State statistical observation of the previous year shall be not less than 50 per cent (as amended by the Federal law dated 05.12.2005 N 157-FZ).
3. Activities of the organizations of folk art crafts is not subject to conversion in case of change of ownership. (Para supplemented by federal law from Dec 25th N 256-FZ) t s t b I 6. Master of folk crafts master of folk crafts is entitled to exercise its activities on conditions of an employment agreement (contract) or civil law contract with a legal entity or as an individual businessman without formation of the legal person.
T s t b I 7. Classification of products of national art crafts products 1. Classification of products of national art crafts products is carried out on the basis of the outcome of the art-expert advice on folk crafts, taken according to the results of the review of the model designs and unique products of national art crafts. These decisions shall be adopted in accordance with the list of industries and groups of products of national art crafts, that is approved in accordance with the procedure set out by the Government of the Russian Federation the authorized federal body of executive power. (As amended by federal law from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ)
2. subjects of the Russian Federation, subject to the provisions of this federal law shall establish the procedure for classifying products produced in their territories, to the products of national art crafts.
3. For products of national art crafts do not qualify for articles in fabrication technology which it is impossible to use creative variation of model samples of these products, including the following: stitched products made on embroidery machines-machines or semiautomatic-without a keyboard with hand embroidery or beading, embroidery on machines that let you creatively perform and vary the embroidery;
products made of fabric, decorated by photopress without combination with manual ways of decorating products;
products made of fabrics, carpets and rugs, made on machines without a keyboard with hand;
metal and jewelry made by stamping and casting, with the exception of wax casting models, without subsequent embossing, engraving, painting, etching, or without the use of other methods of manual decorative metal processing;
ceramic products made by moulding without subsequent painting, sculpting or without the use of other means of hand decoration;
products made on knitting machines-machines without combining with decorative hand embroidery or viscous, with other means of hand decoration;

other products manufactured mechanically with motifs of folk art.
3-1. For products of national art crafts do not qualify for inclusion in products, in the manufacture of which borrowed artistic and stylistic peculiarities of a particular folk crafts, but which are made not in the place of its traditional existence. (Para supplemented by federal law from Dec 25th N 256-FZ)
4. Decisions on categorizing articles for products of national art crafts may be appealed in court.
T s t b I 8. Art-expert tips on folk crafts 1. For the allocation of the manufactured products to the products of national art crafts executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation created art-expert tips on folk crafts.
2. Art-expert tips on folk crafts operate on the basis of the model provisions on the artistic Advisory Council for folk crafts, which is approved in accordance with the procedure set out by the Government of the Russian Federation the authorized federal body of executive power. (As amended by federal law from 23.07.2008 N 160-FZ) t s t b I 9. The existence of places of traditional folk crafts 1. Traditional places of existence of national art crafts establishes the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
2. (repealed-the Federal law from 26.06.2007 N 118-FZ) t s t b I 10. The entry into force of this federal law 1. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
2. invite the President of the Russian Federation to bring its normative acts in compliance with this federal law.
3. To instruct the Government of the Russian Federation to bring its normative acts in compliance with this federal law, as well as to develop regulations to ensure the implementation of this federal law.
The President of the Russian Federation, b. Yeltsin, Kremlin, Moscow, N 7 January 6, 1999-FZ