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Law No. 20.608 creating the State Policy on Food Acquisition of Family Farming (PAAFamiliar).

Country/Territory
Brazil
Territorial subdivision
Minas Gerais
Document type
Legislation
Date
2013 (2018)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Food & nutrition
Keyword
Agricultural development Farming Policy/planning Family farming
Geographical area
Americas, South America
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on the day of its publication.
Abstract

This Law, consisting of 11 articles, as amended, creates the State Policy on Food Acquisition of Family Farming (PAAFamiliar) dedicated to family farmers and family farmers organizations. These Family farmers are those who live in rural areas and meets the requirements established by article 3 of the Federal Law No. 11.326. The objectives of PAAFamiliar are: to promote the organization and modernization of production and improve the flow of products from family farms; to stimulate the production

Full text
Portuguese
Website
www.almg.gov.br

References - Legislation

Implements

Law No. 11.326 establishing the guidelines for the formulation of the the National Policy for Family Farming and Rural Family Units.

Legislation | Brazil | 2006

Keyword: Agricultural development, Farming, Policy/planning, Family farming

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Decree No. 46.712 regulating Law No. 20.608 on the State Policy for Food Acquisition of Family Farming (PAAFamiliar).

Legislation | Brazil | 2015

Keyword: Agricultural development, Farming, Policy/planning, Family farming, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX