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Country profileGermany: Market Organization Act.
Long title: Act implementing the common market organization and direct payments.

Original title: Gesetz zur Durchführung der gemeinsamen Marktorganisationen und der Direktzahlungen (Marktorganisationsgesetz - MOG).
Date of original text: 31 August 1972. Date of consolidation/reprint: 16 January 2016.
Type of text: Legislation

Available web site: www.bmj.de
Full text available (German): ger109577.pdf

Implemented by:
  • Skimmed Milk Ordinance – Public Storage. - 13 December 2011 [LEX-FAOC109890]
  • Meat Boning Export Ordinance. - 13 May 1994 [LEX-FAOC109895]
  • Ordinance on the granting of subsidies for private storage of meat and meat products of pigs, cattle and sheep. - 13 December 2011 [LEX-FAOC118642]
  • Ordinance on the competences of the Federal Institute for Agriculture and Food concerning measures to improve the quality of milk. - 06 July 1978 [LEX-FAOC109578]
  • Ordinance on the competences of the Federal Institute for Agriculture and Food concerning measures to improve the quality of milk. - 02 August 1994 [LEX-FAOC158736]

  • Amended by:
  • Second Act amending agricultural market law provisions. - 16 January 2016 [LEX-FAOC151631]

  • Comments: The present Act, in this version of 24 June 2005, is consolidated as of 16 January 2016.

    Abstract:
    The present Act lays down provisions relating to the implementation of common market organization and direct payments. Article 1 establishes that for the purpose of the present Act "common market organizations" are regulations to create and implement common organization of agricultural markets. The text consists of 43 articles divided into 8 Parts as follows: Definition of terms (I); Special benefits, interventions, duties (II); Import and export (III); Repealed (IV); General provisions (V); Penalties and fines (VI); Enlargement of Community (VII); Final provisions (VIII).

    Descriptors (Agriculture): agricultural development; financial agricultural measures; subsidy/incentive; agricultural commodities; international trade; internal trade

    FAOLEX No: LEX-FAOC109577