Law 17 Of 2013, Bringing Support The Solar Heater Is Home To The Ministry Of Electricity Fund

Original Language Title: القانون 17 لعام 2013 إحداث صندوق دعم السخان الشمسي المنزلي لدى وزارة الكهرباء

Subscribe to a Global-Regulation Premium Membership Today!

Key Benefits:

Subscribe Now

Read the untranslated law here: http://parliament.gov.sy/arabic/index.php?node=201&nid=4260&RID=-1&Last=10058&First=0&CurrentPage=2&Vld=-1&Mode=&Service=-1&Loc1=&Key1=&SDate=&EDate=&Year=&Country=&Num=&Dep=-1&

Law 17 of 2013

Make a fund to support the solar heater is home to the Ministry of Electricity




President of the Republic based on the provisions of the Constitution, and what was approved by the People's Assembly in its meeting held on 22/08/1434 AH corresponding to 06/30/2013 AD issued as follows:
Article 1


Meant the following expressions and words in the application of the provisions of this law, meaning set out by each of them.

Ministry .. The Ministry of Electricity
.. Minister and Minister of Electricity
Fund .. Support Fund solar geyser home
Council .. Fund Board
President of the Council .. Chairman of the Board of Directors
Director .. fund manager.
Center .. National Centre for Energy Research
Foundation .. General Establishment for Electricity Distribution
The company .. Electricity Company to maintain
System .. device or solar water heating for domestic use devices.
Support .. financial contribution borne by the Fund from the system .. who rides the beneficiary costs .. in accordance with the provisions of this law.

Beneficiary .. The Syrian Arab citizen or in the joint reign electric meter house, which the company is subject to the conditions of the support.

Port (the implementing agency) .. the company or the manufacturer or bundled or imported or distributed .. proposed by the center and approved by the Council that provide and install the system and put it to the service and guaranteed.
Article 2


Creation of the fund: Occurs when the ministry fund called the Fund to support the solar heater for home to be based in the city of Damascus and spoke branches in the provinces and is linked to the minister.
Article 3


Fund tasks:

Action and implementation of studies and activities and events that achieve its objectives in coordination with both the center and enterprise companies.
Provide financial support to the beneficiaries in accordance with the provisions of this law.
Article 4


Fund Term:

Determine the duration of the Fund's work in three years starting from the first month following the effective date of this law can be extended for another three years by the year every time a decision of the Council of Ministers on the recommendation of the Minister.
Article 5


Objectives of the Fund:

Fund is working to achieve the following objectives:

Participate in raising the level of awareness among citizens regarding the importance of renewable energies and deployment of use and its role in the sustainability of energy resources.
Promote the use of solar energy to heat water for domestic purposes as one of the simplest and most effective renewable source applications.
Contribute to the implementation of the state's strategy to raise the contribution of renewable energy sources to the target percentages until the year 2030.
Contribute to the transfer and settlement of renewable energy technologies, particularly solar energy applications.
Create new job opportunities for citizens.
Reduce harmful emissions to the environment and the reduction of climate changes and to seek financial returns through the Clean Development Mechanism.
Reducing fuel and electric power consumption of the users in water heating and achieve savings of foreign exchange needed to import fuel oil and diesel fuel and Tosissat generating stations.
Article 6



Happens to fund a special clause in the investment budgets to the ministry and public bodies associated with the minister and monitor him the necessary funds from the anticipated savings allocated to the ministry and public bodies associated with the minister of funds according to the approved plans, where the total allocated to the fund allocations does not exceed during his two billion Syrian pounds.
Issued estimated budget of the Fund by a decision of the minister in coordination with the Ministry of Finance on the proposal of the Council.
Subject to the provisions of Article 7, paragraph (b) of the Act .. fund is funded by offering its business of the institution within the limits assigned to him annual appropriations in its budget and gradually and may also funded by other public entities associated with the minister in the case of appropriations for this purpose in their budgets or make transfers of its surplus items available for their need.
Article 7


Financial Fund:

Opens with a State-owned banks and its branches in the provinces a special account fund the amounts deposited Fund financing to carry out his duties.
Fund sources of funding determines the following ..

Amounts that are converted from the enterprise and public bodies associated with the minister to the Fund.
Aid and donations, gifts and bequests, subsidies and contributions made by others from inside the Syrian Arab Republic or abroad in accordance with the laws and regulations in force.
Bank interest for deposits Fund.
Revenues fund activities.
The proceeds of offenses specified in the Act.
Any other sources approved by the Council of Ministers in accordance with the laws and regulations in force.
Article
8

Fund allocates funds for:

Support the beneficiaries in accordance with the provisions of this law.
Fund to pay some of the expenses, including compensation and incentives and rewards.
Article 9


Complicated process required to secure the work of the Fund expenditures from the exchange is at the request of the fund management and disposal of these expenses are recorded on the Fund's account.
Article 10


Fund's contribution:

Fund's contribution to support the beneficiary sets and one-time 50 percent of the order value does not exceed the 20,000 Syrian pounds only twenty thousand Syrian pounds and borne by the beneficiary rest of the system value.
It may be amended by contributing the maximum ratio alone by the Council of Ministers on the recommendation of the Minister.
Article 11


The fund management:

Board of Directors.
Fund Manager.
Article 12


Board of Directors:

Board of Directors consists of:
Prime minister

One aide to the minister named by the minister and a member of Vice President
Director General of the Corporation member
Director General of the center member
A representative of the Ministry of Local Administration, at least the rank of director member
A representative of the Ministry of Finance and Director of the rank of at least a member
A representative of the Ministry of State for Environmental Affairs Director of the rank of at least a member
A representative of the Ministry of Industry Director rank at least a member
Technical expert calls the minister a member

And issue a decision to form the Council for the Prime Minister.

The Fund Secretariat Director of the mystery of the Council and take part in meetings without the right to vote.
The Council shall meet at least once a month and may meet when necessary at the request of the President or a majority of its members.

Board meetings are not considered legal unless attended by the majority of its members, including the president or his deputy in his absence.
Council decisions are taken by a majority vote of those present and in the case of equal number of votes are likely by the President of the hearing.
Chairman of the Board shall have the right to invite whoever he sees specialists to attend meetings of the Board of Directors without having the right to vote.
Council members receive compensation for the meetings they attend and determine the value of the foundations granted a decision issued by the Prime Minister on the proposal in coordination with the Minister and the Minister of Finance.
Article 13


The Board of Directors of the following tasks:

Approve the plans, policies and programs of the Fund's work, including supporting and stimulating activities on the deployment of solar energy applications.
Adoption of estimated annual budget to fund the project.
The adoption of the principles and conditions for providing support to the beneficiaries.
Adoption of the implementing regulation and modification.
Acceptance of aid and donations, gifts and bequests, subsidies and contributions in accordance with the laws and regulations in force.
Approval of the accounts of the Fund according to the provisions of Article 22 of this Law.
Appropriate approval regarding the quarterly reports submitted by the Director with respect to the Fund's work.
Creating branches of the fund in any of the provinces and the resolution of it.
Article 14

The minister is
liquidation and sanitation is of the Fund.
Article 15


Minister called it a decision of the workers of the first category in the ministry or public entities associated with Minister Director of the Fund.
Article 16


The Fund Manager manages the Fund's affairs and the implementation of decisions of the Board and shall in particular:

Fund representation in its links with others and before the courts and may appoint a person who adopted it.
Implementation of the policy approved by the Board of Directors to achieve the Fund's tasks.
Implementation of the Fund and functions of a business plan.
Preparation estimated annual budget to fund the project.
Final preparation of the annual accounts of the Fund.
Prepare quarterly reports on the work of the Fund and submit them to the Board and the difficulties encountered in its work to establish the proper about them.
Implementation of what it costs him from the board.
Article 17


Regulates the work of the Fund and its branches through the provisions of the internal regulation issued by a decision of the minister.
Article 18


To the minister and the decision thereof scar any of the workers and to assign any of the contractors during the contracting of public entities related to the work of the Fund or its affiliates for a period of a maximum of five years and retains Mandab all the benefits and advantages that had the benefit of pre-assignment or those granted by the Fund which is better and determines the resolution the party responsible for wages and compensation and benefits Mandeb or the contractor.
Article
19

The center provides technical support to the fund and participate in the implementation of his duties as determined by the executive instructions of this law.
Article 20


Offers enterprise companies and technical and administrative support and the necessary and the headquarters of the needs and mechanisms of the Fund as determined by the executive instructions of this law.
Article 21


Workers in the Fund and its affiliates financial incentives determine the foundations awarded and withheld a decision of the minister in coordination with the Minister of Finance is granted.
Article 22



The Fund prepares the annual final financial accounts and sends it to the Central Agency for Financial Supervision for scrutiny and preparing the necessary report on them and then presented to the Board of Directors to consider ratification.
Article 23


Financial fund balance is rounded at the end of the year for the following year.
At the end of a period of work of the Fund is to form a committee from the ministries of electricity, finance and the Central Agency for Financial Supervision mission is to be the liquidation of the Fund's work and convert the remaining balance in his account to the organization's account and public bodies linked to the minister by the contribution of each of them in finance.
Article 24


Fiscal year begins for the Fund in the first of January of each year and ends on the atheist and the thirtieth of December of the same year except the first year where you start from the date of the fund directly to his duties and ends at the end of the day 31-12 of the year in question.
Article 25


Provisions of the unified accounting and financial system administrative nature promulgated by Decree No. 488 of 2007, as amended, public bodies are applied in everything not provided for in this law.
Article
26

Violations and sanctions:

Sanctions outlined below apply to all proved guilty of any of the following offenses:

M


The type of offense


Violator


Sanctions taken against the offending



1


Placebo installation of the system (not the actual installation of the system)



Port

1-removed his name from the list of implementing

2. depriving him of contracting with public entities for a period of a maximum of four years

3. fined worth offending system



Beneficiary


4-fined worth offending system



2


Decoding system after it is installed


Beneficiary


Fined worth offending system



3


Contrary to the technical specifications of the system, which was adopted on the basis of the port in the list of implementing



Port

1-removed his name from the list of implementing

2-fined worth offending system



4


Prejudice to the obligations of the warranty period



Port

1-confiscation Insurance Guarantee

2-removed his name from the list of implementing







Deprivation is a decision issued by the Prime Minister on the proposal of the Minister.
Issued delisting decisions of the Regulations implementing the resolutions adopted and fines for the minister on the proposal of the Council.
Article 27


Financial penalties contained in Article 26 recipe compensation and shall be collected directly from the Fund in the event it can not be collected from the Ministry of Finance under the Public Funds Collection Law and translated for the benefit of the Fund.
Article 28


Exempt fund from all taxes and fees.
Article 29


Issued executive instructions to the provisions of this law, the decision of the minister.
Article 30


This law shall be published in the Official Gazette.

Damascus on 25/8/1434 AH corresponding to 07/04/2013 AD.

President
Bashar al-Assad