This Law regulates relations concerning ownership, land tenure, and disposal of agricultural land. It establishes terms and conditions for allotment of plots of agricultural land pertaining to state and municipal property, and also the modalities of expropriation thereof in regional and municipal ownership. Agricultural land shall be used exclusively for agricultural production. Privatization of agricultural land, pertaining to regional of municipal property, shall be authorized beginning from 1 January 2008. Minimum land area of agricultural land plots authorized for allotment shall be equivalent to no less than one ha and maximum agricultural land area that can be owned by a single natural or legal person shall not exceed fifty percent of total available agricultural land area.
Amended by: Regional Law No. 107-Z amending Regional Law No. 40-Z “On turnover of agricultural land”. (2015-11-06)
Authors and Publishers
Vsevolod Gnetii (LEGN)
Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new ROMANOV Dynasty continued this policy of expansion across Siberia to the Pacific. Under PETER I (ruled 1682-1725), hegemony was extended to the Baltic Sea and the country was renamed the Russian Empire. During the 19th century, more territorial acquisitions were made in Europe and Asia.
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