On Amendments To The Federal Law On The Continental Shelf Of The Russian Federation And Certain Legislative Acts Of The Russian Federation

Original Language Title: О внесении изменений в Федеральный закон "О континентальном шельфе Российской Федерации" и отдельные законодательные акты Российской Федерации

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on amendments to the Federal law on the continental shelf of the Russian Federation and certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation adopted by the State Duma on July 4, 2008 year approved by the Federation Council July 11, 2008 year (as amended by the Federal law of 02.05.2015 N 127-FZ) Article 1 amend the Federal law dated November 30, 1995, N 187-FZ "on the continental shelf of the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation , 1995, no. 49, St. 4694; 1999, N 7, art. 879; 2001, no. 33, art. 3429; 2003, N 17, art. 1557; N 46, art. 4444; 2004, no. 35, St. 3607; 2006, N 45, art. 4640; 2007, N 50, art. 6246; 2008, N 18, art. 1941) as follows: 1) (lost effect-the Federal law dated 02.05.2015 g. N 127-FZ) 2) part of the sixth article 7 shall be amended as follows: "making use of the sites is carried out without conducting contests and auctions. The procedure for providing the right to use the sites and use of the sites is governed by this federal law, the laws of the Russian Federation on mineral resources and gas supply in the Russian Federation. "
Article 2 to the law of the Russian Federation of February 21, 1992 N 2395-I "on the bowels" (as amended by the Federal law of March 3, 1995 N 27-FZ) (Gazette of the Congress of people's deputies of the Russian Federation and the Supreme Soviet of the Russian Federation, 1992, no. 16, p. 834; Collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1995, N 10, art. 823; 1999, N 7, art. 879; 2000, N 2, art. 141; 2001, no. 33, art. 3429; 2002, N 22, art. 2026; 2004, no. 35, St. 3607; 2008, N 18, art. 1941) as follows: 1) article 10-1: a) in paragraph 1, the third paragraph shall read as follows: "in determining whether the opening of mineral deposits at the site subsoil of Federal significance or bowels, which is related to subsoil areas of Federal significance as a result of the opening of mineral deposits of subsoil user carrying out work on geological studying subsoil such plot for exploration and mining of the open deposit except for carrying out such work in accordance with the State contract ";
supplemented by a paragraph along the following lines: "for exploration and mining or for geological exploration of mineral resources, exploration and mining on a combined license for subsoil plot of Federal significance continental shelf of the Russian Federation, in the bowels of the federal importance situated on the territory of the Russian Federation and stretching on its continental shelf, the subsoil of federal importance, containing gas, approved by the Government of the Russian Federation list of subsoil areas of Federal significance that are available for use without carrying out of tenders and auctions; ";
b) paragraph three of paragraph 3 shall be amended as follows: "in determining whether the opening of mineral deposits at the site subsoil user of subsoil, up work on geological studying subsoil such plot for exploration and mining of open fields, except the bowels of federal importance, subsoil, which is related to subsoil plots of Federal significance as a result of the opening of mineral deposits and conduct geological studying subsoil in accordance with state contract";
2) article 16: (a)) paragraph 1 of part 2 shall be amended as follows: "1) represent the Government of the Russian Federation proposals to conduct contests or auctions for the right to use subsoil areas of Federal significance, for the inclusion in the list of subsoil areas of federal importance that are not competitions and auctions, subsoil areas of Federal significance of the continental shelf of the Russian Federation, the Federal subsoil areas located on the territory of the Russian Federation and extending to its continental shelf , subsoil areas of Federal significance, containing gas, the exploration for and extraction of minerals or for geological exploration of mineral resources, exploration and mining of combined licences, as well as granting the right to use such sites without conducting contests and auctions; ";
b) part seventh shall be amended as follows:

"The procedure for considering applications for subsoil use rights for the radioactive, toxic and other hazardous waste in deep horizons, ensure the localization of such wastes, when determining whether the opening of mineral deposits at the site subsoil of Federal significance or bowels, which is related to subsoil areas of Federal significance as a result of the opening of mineral deposits of subsoil user carrying out work on the subsurface geological studying at their own expense for exploration and mining of the open deposit and modalities for dealing with such applications for exploration and mining or for geological exploration of mineral resources, exploration and mining on a combined license for granted for use without carrying out of tenders and auctions section of the bowels of the federal importance of the continental shelf of the Russian Federation Federal subsurface station, located on the territory of the Russian Federation and stretching on its continental shelf, the subsoil plot of Federal significance containing gas shall be established by the Government of the Russian Federation. ";
3) part three of article 40 supplemented by the following sentence: "One-time payments for subsoil use subsoil on sites that are available for use without carrying out of tenders and auctions for exploration and mining or for geological exploration of mineral resources, exploration and mining of combined licenses, except for granted right of short-term (up to one year) use of subsoil areas are set in the license for subsoil use in the amount which is determined in accordance with the procedure established by the Government of the Russian Federation. "
Article 3 to amend the Federal law of March 31, 1999 N 69-ФЗ "about gas supply in the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation, 1999, N 14, art. 1667; 2004, no. 35, text 3607) as follows: 1) article 10: a) the second sentence of the first part read: "classification of gas fields to objects of Federal significance are carried out in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation" on the bowels ".";
b) part two recognize lapsed;
2) article 11 recognized lapsed;
3) article 12 shall be amended as follows: "article 12. Especially lending subsoil areas of Federal significance, containing gas in order to ensure reliable natural gas supply in the Russian Federation the Government of the Russian Federation defines the list of subsoil areas of Federal significance, which are available for use without the holding of tenders and auctions for gas exploration and production, or for geological study, exploration and production of gas under a combined licence, the owner of the unified gas supply system or organization-the owner of a regional system of gas supply in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation on the bowels.
The Organization, which granted the right to use subsoil plot of federal importance, containing gas, is licensed to you, in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation on the bowels ".
Article 117, paragraph 4 of article 5 of the Federal law dated August 22, 2004 N 122-FZ "on changes in the legislative acts of the Russian Federation and repealing certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation in connection with adoption of the Federal law on amendments and additions to the Federal law on general principles of organization of legislative (representative) and executive bodies of State power of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation" and "on general principles of organization of local self-government in the Russian Federation" (collection of laws of the Russian Federation , 2004, no. 35, St. 3607) shall be invalidated.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow, the Kremlin July 18, 2008 year N 120-FZ

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