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  1. Library Resource
    International Conventions or Treaties
    Hungary, Turkey, Eastern Europe, Europe, Western Asia, Asia

    The contracting parties propose to develop cooperation in the field of environmental protection and restoration. Priority areas are air pollution, harmonization of national, regional and international law, neutralization of wastes and recycling, protection of water quality, protection against noise and vibration, protection of biodiversity, exchange of information regarding soil conservation and energy use, protected areas and their utilization, EIA, training, exchange of information regarding the implementation of EC environmental directives.

  2. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Turkey, Western Asia, Asia

    The purpose of this Law is the determination, delimitation, allocation of areas such as ranges, pastures, wintersheds (winter range lands) or highlands to juridical entities like villages or municipalities and making use of them in a manner abiding by the rules, increasing or sustaining productivity through maintenance and improvement, controlling that use continuously, protecting them and changing their purpose of use when necessary. The determination, delimitation and allocation of ranges, highlands and wintersheds are undertaken by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.

  3. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Turkey, Western Asia, Asia

    The purpose of this Law, which includes 21 articles and 1 supplementary article in 4 sections, is the placement of villagers within forests who are decided to be transferred and to support the development of the forest villagers through the utilization of the areas excluded from forest. This Law consists of the following areas excluded from forest boundaries by the Forest Cadastre Commissions in accordance with Article 2 of the Forest Law No.

  4. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Turkey, Western Asia, Asia

    This Regulation is based on article 21 of Act No. 2924 dated 17 October 1983 and sets forth procedures and principles for providing support to forest villagers whose villages would be moved.Villages where development activities could not be achieved in their present locations and those that should be moved due to soil-water regime, health, military purposes, tourism and forestry will be determined jointly by the local organizations of the Ministry of Forestry, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, General Directorate of Forestry and General Directorate of Rural Services.

  5. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Turkey, Western Asia, Asia

    This Regulation (consisting of 20 articles) establishes non-agricultural use of agricultural areas. Allocation of any land other than settlement areas for non-agricultural use is subject to consent of the General Directorate of Rural Services. Class I and Class II agricultural lands can not be used for any other purposes. Also lands that are classified as Class III and Class IV due to insufficient drainage and salinity, but that could be converted in to Class I and Class II by improving can not be used for non-agricultural purposes.

  6. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Turkey, Western Asia, Asia

    The objective of this Law which includes 25 articles and 2 supplementary articles is to define the procedure for olive improvement efforts. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs is the leading agency for establishing, sowing, grafting and establishing gardens for wild species. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs provides land to those who would apply for olive sowing. Seeds will also be provided by the Government on cost basis. These land will be permanently transferred to those who have engaged in olive planting for five years.

  7. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Turkey, Western Asia, Asia

    The objective of this Law which includes 14 articles is to define the registration procedure of marshy lands. Those who wish to acquire land through drying marshy lands that are not possessed by anyone will apply to the relevant Governor, who shall then ask the Prime Ministry whether drying can be made by the State or not. If so, drying should be made within 4 years otherwise it will be considered as being renounced from this right. If drying will not be made by the State then the case will be communicated to the villages and water users' unions in the area. Priority will be for them.

  8. Library Resource

    Mera Kanunu. Kanun No. 4342.

    Legislation
    Turkey, Western Asia, Asia

    This Law sets forth basic procedures and rules for the defining and allocation of pasture areas to various villages and municipalities. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs is authorized to determine the boundaries of pastures and their allocation to relevant entities. The procedure for this application is clearly defined in the Law. The finalized boundaries are then recorded to corresponding title deeds. Allocation process is renewed every five years.

  9. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Turkey, Western Asia, Asia

    The Regulation provides for the protection of the economical integrity of agricultural enterprises, and their sustainability by preventing land fragmentation due to inheritance proceedings. A three-member commission shall assess the economic status of any agricultural enterprise in the provinces. The implementation procedure shall follow the criteria issued in the Implementation Regulation. The minimum size ceiling required for the partition of agricultural lands is listed in the Regulation. Enterprises engaged in mushroom production, livestock breeding and fisheries could not be divided.

  10. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Turkey, Western Asia, Asia

    This Law amends certain articles of the Land Reform Act Regarding Irrigation Lands. Under this Act lands shall not be transferred, sold, and/or mortgaged until all administrative procedures are complied with, and the same applies to collectively irrigated lands. The present provisions are valid for a period of five years starting from the date of the Government’ Decree.

    Amends: Law No. 3083 on land reform regarding rearrangement of land in irrigated areas. (1984-11-22)

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