Royal Decree 846/2015, 28 September, That Amending The Royal Decree 1887 / 2011, Of 30 December, Which Establishes The Basic Organizational Structure Of Ministries, And The Royal Decree 401/2012, February 17Th...

Original Language Title: Real Decreto 846/2015, de 28 de septiembre, por el que se modifican el Real Decreto 1887/2011, de 30 de diciembre, por el que se establece la estructura orgánica básica de los departamentos ministeriales, y el Real Decreto 401/2012, de 17 de febrero...

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The Office Spanish of change climate (OECC), dependent of the Ministry of agriculture, food and environment, is the organ steering that has attributed them functions directed to the prevention of the change climate, that appear reflected in the article 3 of the Real Decree 401 / 2012, of 17 of February, by which is develops it structure organic basic of the Ministry of agriculture Food and environment, which require specific knowledge and requirements and experience technicians who justify that its holder is not necessarily a public official.

Thus, among others, it is up to the Director of the OECC, analyze and promote research activities; the integration of adaptation to climate change in the planning of sectoral policies; the development and implementation of technologies for the reduction of gases of effect greenhouse and its transfer to the political of development and cooperation.

The OECC is associated closely with the United Nations, and also with the European institutions, public administrations, NGOs, public and private institutions and other stakeholders to contribute to the fight against climate change-related initiatives, also exercises advice to various bodies of the General State administration on matters related to climate change.

Should highlight is also the load policy of their functions. Corresponds to the OECC formulate the political national of changing climate. This policy goes beyond merely administrative skills needed to reach various sectors of economic activity in the country, which requires some knowledge of all these private sectors that are not required in the scope of the General Administration of the State in any of the bodies of officials whose statutory duties correspond to the professional qualifications demanded in the management of these areas.

By all this, in the field of the Ministry of agriculture, power and environment, and of conformity with the article 18.2 of the law 6 / 1997, of 14 of April, of organization and operation of the Administration General of the State, is considered convenient exempt of the book civil service the appointment of the holder of the Office Spanish of change climate, with range of director general.

By virtue, at the initiative of the Minister of agriculture, food and environment, on the proposal of the Minister of finance and public administration and after deliberation by the Council of Ministers at its meeting of September 25, 2015, HAVE: first article. Modification of the Royal Decree 1887 / 2011, of 30 of December, by which is sets the structure organic basic of them departments Ministerial.

(Is added the following letter f) in the paragraph 2 of the available additional fourth. «Exception in the appointments of Directors General»: «(f) Office Spanish of change climate of the Ministry of agriculture, food and environment».

Second article. Modification of the 401/2012 Real, 17 February, which develops the basic organizational structure of the Ministry of agriculture, food and environment.

Is adds the following available additional in the Real 401 / 2012, of 17 of February, by which is develops the structure organic basic of the Ministry of agriculture, food and environment: «available additional sixth.» Except in the appointment of Directors General.

In accordance with the provisions of article 18.2 of law 6/1997, of 14 July, organization and functioning of the General Administration of the State, need not be the owner of the Spanish Office for climate change, with the rank of director general, holds the status of civil servant, in view of their specific characteristics."

Sole final provision. Entry in force.

This Royal Decree shall enter force the day of its publication in the «Official Gazette».

Given in Madrid, the 28 of September of 2015.

PHILIP R.

The Minister of finance and public administration, CRISTOBAL MONTORO ROMERO