The law's scope of application and definitions
paragraph 1 of this law provides for regional
growth work and if the County plans for regional
transport infrastructure, Östergötland, Jönköping,
Kronoberg, Halland, Gotland, Skåne, Västra Götaland,
Örebro, Gävleborg, jämtland County, Sweden. Law (2014:473).
section 2 of the regional growth of work referred to in this law efforts
to create a sustainable regional growth and development.
section 3 of this Act apply to the County Council of Östergötland,
Jönköping County, Kronoberg County, Sweden
County Council, County Council of Halland, Västra Götaland
County Council, Örebro County Council, Gävleborg County
County Councils and the County Council. The law also applies,
with the exception of paragraph 8, of the municipality of Gotland. It is said about
a county in 5 – 10 sections applies in such a case the municipality.
4 § The regions referred to in this law may decide that
the County Council and the County Board instead,
be referred to the Regional Council and the Regional Council. It is said
in the regulations governing the councils and
County Board applies in such a case, the Regional Council
and the Regional Council.
Gotland municipality may decide that the City Council and
the municipal government instead should be referred to the Regional Council and
the Regional Council. It is stated in the regulations governing the
the City Council and the Municipal Council applies in such a case
the Regional Council and the Regional Council.
At the elections according to the electoral law (2005:837) should be
the designation used for the County Council election in
Östergötlands läns landsting, Jönköping County Council,
Kronoberg County Council of Halland, Skåne County Council
County Council, County Council of Västra Götaland, Örebro County
County, Gävleborg County and jämtland County
County Councils. In elections in the municipality of Gotland to the designation
the City Council used. Law (2014:473).
Regional growth work
5 § The regions referred to in this law shall
1. develop and establish a strategy for the County's development
and coordinate efforts for the implementation of the strategy,
2. Chapter 2. the second subparagraph of paragraph 8 of the local Government Act (1991:900)
decide on the use of certain State funds for regional
growth work, and
3. follow up, let evaluate and annually to the Government
present the results of the regional growth work.
section 6 of The regions referred to in this law may perform tasks
within the framework of the EU structural fund programmes.
section 7 of The regions referred to in this law shall establish and
determine the County plans for regional transportation infrastructure.
Collaboration and consultation
section 8 of The regions referred to in this law to interact with
1. the County's municipalities, and
2. the provincial government and other relevant government departments.
9 § The regions referred to in this law shall consult with
representatives of interested organizations and the business community in
section 10 State agencies operating in the County shall
consider the strategy established for the County's development.
The County Administrative Board and other State agencies shall, within their
practice areas provide the regions referred to in this law
the assistance that they need for regional growth work and
regional transport infrastructure planning. They will also be running
inform the health authorities referred to in this law relating to current and
planned activities that have an impact on the County's