Azerbaijan to adopt law on seaports

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Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 31
By Abbas Akhundov - Trend

The Economic Policy Committee of the Milli Mejlis (Parliament) of Azerbaijan at today's meeting advised a discussion on a bill for seaports should take place at the plenary session.

The law will regulate relations in the framework of merchant shipping at sea ports, their construction, opening and closing, work in ports, as well as its rules. The basis of state regulation of seaport activity will be reflected in the law.

The law will also cover activities of shipping agents at ports, marine terminal operators, carriers, owners of port infrastructure, financing port operations, as well as terms of rental property owned by the state in the port area.

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