Decree No. 2013 - 1271 of 23 September 2013 Decree No. 2013-1271 of 23 September 2013 relative to the responsibilities of the Minister of infrastructure, land transport and the opening-up.
The President of the Republic, pursuant to the Constitution;
Having regard to Decree No. 2013 - 1218 September 1, 2013 appointing the Prime Minister;
Having regard to Decree No. 2013 - 1223 of September 2, 2013 on the composition of the Government.
Having regard to Decree No. 2013-1225, 4 September 2013 on the distribution of the services of the State and control of public institutions, national companies and companies with public participation between the Presidency of the Republic, the Prime Minister's Office and ministries;
On the proposal of the Prime Minister.
Decrees: Article 1. -Under the authority of the Prime Minister, the Minister for infrastructure, land transport and the opening-up prepares and implements the policy defined by the head of State in the fields of land transport and infrastructure. Particular, it shall perform the functions with respect to road and rail transport.
It is responsible to ensure the achievement and maintenance of major road and rail infrastructure. As such, he is responsible for the development and implementation of strategies of opening up.
In respect of transport: it is implementing the policy of urban transport and inter urban. It ensures consistency and the condition of the road network. It ensures an easy service by road from all areas of the country.
It ensures, in connection with the Ministers of the Interior and the armed forces, strengthening prevention and road safety.
He shall ensure the implementation throughout the national territory, technical inspections centres of autonomous vehicles and to ensure their proper functioning.
It is responsible for the development of rail traffic both national and international and ensures the facilitation of transport and transit along road corridors priority Interstate of the UEMOA.
It develops the intermodality policy and ensure the development of multimodal platforms rail and port.
He is in charge the policy of improvement of the network and the rolling stock.
It prepares the social legislation in the field of transport and follows the social issues of the sector.
In respect of equipment: ensure the territorial continuity and the opening-up and the terrestrial national space.
It is loaded, to this effect, the implementation of road and rail infrastructures on the national territory and ensure their quality. It provides the functionality of crossings (bridges, ferries...) and slopes, especially in the rural areas, as well as ensuring the consistency of the networks of infrastructure and public facilities for a better support of the needs of the populations.
It develops rules technical, relating to the construction of buildings and civil engineering works and ensure their implementation.
He has the technical tutelage of corporations and institutions with public participation under its responsibility.
S. 2 - the Prime Minister and the Minister of infrastructure, land transport and the opening-up are responsible, each in relation to the implementation of this Decree which shall be published in the Official Journal.
Made in Dakar, September 23, 2013, by the President of the Republic: Macky SALL.
The Prime Minister, Aminata TOURE.