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    Decreto-Lei nº 2.375, de 24 de Novembro de 1987.

    Legislation
    Brazil, Americas, South America

    This Decree-Law establishes the legal regime applicable to rural public lands. It concerns the different uses (concession, lease, possession, etc.) of lands adjacent to railway lines, with a maximum surface area of 100 km, as per Decree-Law No. 1.164 of 1 April 1971.

  2. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Brazil, Americas, South America

    This Act regulates the rights and obligations regarding rural real estates in order to implement the Agricultural Reform and to promote the Agricultural Policy. It is divided into 4 Parts composed of various Chapters.Part 1 is divided as follows: Principles and definitions (chap. I), defining types of agricultural land, associations, companies, cooperatives, etc.; Agreements (chap. II), laying down agreements between the agricultural Federal agents and the Brazilian Institute for Agricultural Reform which shall represent the central Government; Chapter III concerns (a) Public (sect.

  3. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Brazil, Americas, South America

    This Act establishes royalties to be paid by rural land property. It consists of 26 chapters establishing fee value to be paid in order to exploit agricultural lands. It also specifies rural land requirements in order to benefit from fee exemption and prescribes the issuing of financial incentives for performing agricultural activity.

  4. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Brazil, Americas, South America

    This Interministerial Order establishes competent authorities for land use planning and colonization according to agricultural Reform. It specifies that the Brazilian Institute for Forestry Development IBDF and Special Secretary of Environment SEMA shall be the competent authorities for all matters relating to rural land purchase, in particular with agricultural purposes, land expropriation and colonization procedures, etc.

  5. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Brazil, Americas, South America

    This Decree-Law regulates land expropriation for public use purposes. It consists of 43 articles specifying land expropriation procedure and the requirements to be satisfied by lands in order to carry out this procedure. It also lists every different type of land to be expropriated for the aforementioned purposes, establishing their values and laying down legal procedures.

    Implemented by: Decree of 30 December 2010 extending the National Park of "Serra das Confusões" within the State of Piauí. (2010-12-30)

  6. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Brazil, Americas, South America

    This Act establishes native people communities within the forests of Brazil. It consists of 68 articles laying down traditional rights, work conditions, native lands requirements, protected native lands, native people definition, prohibiting land leasing, concession, exploitation, etc. and legal procedures to be applied to the aforementioned people (as well as all provisions relevant to native peoples).

  7. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Brazil, Americas, South America

    This Act establishes National Planning for Coastal Zone Management. It consists of 13 articles laying down competencies and duties of the aforementioned national administration. It also lists sanctions to be paid by offenders in case of environmental areas pollution, according to article 14 of Act No. 6.938.

  8. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Brazil, Americas, South America

    This Act establishes land use planning for industrial establishment. It consists of 14 articles defining different industrial areas and laying down the requirements to be met in order to perform industrial activity. It also concerns preventive measures to be applied by Federal Power in order protect natural environment and establishes competent authority entitled for carrying out controls on these industries and issuing the authorization for performing their activity.

    Implements: Decree-Law No. 1.413 establishing controls to be carried out on industrial pollution. (1975-08-14)

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