The government of the Russian Federation may establish the Commission on fisheries management issues

The government of the Russian Federation may establish the Commission on fisheries management issues


The planning authority, expected to become the focal point for harmonizing the actions of relevant agencies in the development and implementation of unified state policy in the field.

MOSCOW, 24 Dec. The government of the Russian Federation at session on Thursday will consider the issue of creation of the governmental Commission on development of the fisheries industry, reports the press service of the Cabinet.

It is envisaged that the Commission will be a coordinating body for harmonizing the actions of relevant agencies in the development and implementation of unified state policy in the field of fisheries and aquaculture (fish farming).

Thus, the Statute of the Commission provides for consideration of proposals on development of normative legal acts and drafts of programmes for the development of the fisheries industry, proposals for improving the effectiveness of state support of organizations of this complex of initiatives for the development of insurance and innovative development of the industry and other issues.

Also at the meeting will discuss the distribution of subsidies in 2015 to support programs of development of agriculture in the regions in the field of crop production in amount of 1 billion rubles, the allocation of subsidies to support regional programs of development of agriculture in the field of animal husbandry in the amount of 398 million rubles, as well as the distribution of other intergovernmental transfers.