Decree of the President of Azerbaijan Republic on making amendments to the Decree No. 1206 of the President of Azerbaijan Republic dated January 23, 2017 “On definition of single monthly allowance for IDPs and the persons equated to them”

Guided by the paragraph 32 of Article 109 of the Constitution of Azerbaijan Republic, I decide that:

 

1. The following amendments shall be made to the Decree No. 1206 of the President of Azerbaijan Republic dated January 23, 2017 “On definition of single monthly allowance for IDPs and the persons equated to them”:

1.1. The statement “(excluding the IDPs and the persons equated to them actually living in compact temporary settlements where counters can’t be individually installed and operated and which are not supplied with natural gas)” shall be added after the statement “IDPs and the persons equated to them” in the Part 1;

1.2. Parts 1-1, 1-2 and 1-3 shall be added in the following content:

 “1-1. Payment of the fees for natural gas, electric power, water and waste transportation used by the IDPs and the persons equated to them actually living (excluding the IDPs and the persons equated to them actually living in compact temporary settlements which are not individually supplied with natural gas) in compact temporary settlements where counters can’t be individually installed and operated (in former hostels, healthcare homes and other buildings) shall be ensured in centralized order at public cost until January 1, 2017  within the limits set for IDPs till they are resettled in new residential areas where counters can be individually installed and operated.

1-2. Fees for electric power consumed by the IDPs and the persons equated to them actually living in compact temporary settlements which are not individually supplied with natural gas shall be directly paid to the public utilities body in centralized order at public cost from February 1, 2017 in accordance with the limit set by the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic till the areas are supplied with natural gas.

1-3. Amount of single monthly allowance stipulated in Part 1 of this Decree for IDPs and the persons equated to them stipulated in Parts 1-1 and 1-2 shall be determined to be 20,0 (twenty) manats from February 1, 2017”.

2. The Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic shall:

2.1. set the limit on electric power consumed by the IDPs and the persons equated to them actually living in compact temporary settlements which are not individually supplied with natural gas within three days;

2.2. submit its proposals on the supply of places stipulated in paragraph 3.1. of this Decree with natural gas to the President of Azerbaijan Republic within fifteen days;

2.3. develop proposals on the adaptation of acts of the President of Azerbaijan Republic to the Decree and submit them to the President of Azerbaijan Republic within fifteen days;

2.4. ensure that regulatory legal acts of the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic are adapted to the Decree within three months and report to the President of Azerbaijan Republic;

2.5. control the adaptation of regulatory legal acts of the central bodies of executive power to this Decree and report to the President of Azerbaijan Republic about its execution within five months;   

2.6. solve other issues arising from the Decree.

3. The State Committee on Deals of Refugees and IDPs of Azerbaijan Republic shall:

3.1. determine the number, residential areas and named lists of the IDPs and the persons equated to them actually living in compact temporary settlements where counters can’t be individually installed and operated, as well as which are not supplied with natural gas (in former hostels, healthcare homes and other buildings) together with relevant city (region) executive powers, "Azerigaz" Production Union, “Azerishig” Open Joint-Stock Company and “Azersu” Open Joint-Stock Company;

3.2. ensure that the fees for natural gas, electric power, water and waste transportation consumed by the IDPs and the persons equated to them stipulated in paragraph 3.1. of this Decree are directly paid to the "Azerigaz" Production Union, “Azerishig” Open Joint-Stock Company and “Azersu” Open Joint-Stock Company in centralized order and relevant service centres carrying out waste transportation.

4. The Ministry of Justice of Azerbaijan Republic shall ensure that the regulatory legal acts of central executive bodies and regulatory acts are adapted to this Decree and report to the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic about it.

Ilham Aliyev

The President of Azerbaijan Republic

Baku, February 14, 2017.

 
 
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