Ecologically Pure Agriculture Bill Approved in Azerbaijan

Business Materials 27 August 2008 13:49 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 27 August / Trend corr. S.Babayeva / Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev issued a decree on the Bill on "Ecologically pure agriculture".

Under the document, the Cabinet of Ministers and other City Administration departments are in commission to develop proposals within two months to implement corresponding legislative acts, as well as to develop legislative acts to define responsibility types for law violation, rules to produce traditional and ecologically pure products, to make the list of natural and non-natural resources used in pure agriculture, to define rules for food production turnover taking into consideration national and international standards and to define power of corresponding City Administration departments responsible for the Bill.

The decree will come into force on 25 August 2008.

Bill on "Ecologically pure ecology" consists of 5 points and 23 articles. The new bill regulates the relations connected with production, processing and turnover of foods and ecologically pure agriculture, which provides security to population, soil, water, plants and animals.