Dvorkovich: the seizure of idle agricultural land could begin in a year

Dvorkovich: the seizure of idle agricultural land could begin in a year


The law is the law includes a provision on compulsory withdrawal of the relevant land, in case of their inefficient use in the course of one year, said Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich.

MOSCOW, 9 Dec. The government of the Russian Federation proposes to delete unused agricultural land not in 2-3 years, and a year later, said Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich.

Russian President Vladimir Putin last week in his address to the Federal Assembly said that idle lands should be deleted from unscrupulous owners and sell them at auction. According to him, the relevant law should be adopted in autumn 2016.

“The withdrawal will be carried out according to the results of the monitoring only in a year. Not in 2-3 years, and during the year the land is to be used… the Law will be introduced rules for mandatory withdrawal of the relevant land, in case of their inefficient use in one year. The bill will be finalized in December, considered at the government meeting in January of the next year submitted to the state Duma,” — said Dvorkovich on Wednesday at the meeting of Putin with government members.

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