This Law regulates relations concerning ownership, land tenure, and disposal of agricultural land, and also land shares in common property, establishing plenary powers of regional administration and local government in the sphere of turnover of agricultural land. It lays down terms and conditions for allotment of plots of agricultural land pertaining to state and municipal property. Agricultural land shall be used exclusively for agricultural production. Privatization of agricultural land shall start from the date of entry into force of this legislative act. Regional administration shall have preferential terms for purchase of agricultural land in case of sale thereof, except for public sale through auction or tender. Agricultural organizations and peasant farms having agricultural land plots on condition of permanent (open-ended) or hereditary tenancy shall be granted the right of purchase in ownership thereof at the price of three percent of cadastre value of the aforesaid agricultural land plots.
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.