Deputy Minister of Environment Irina Ghaplanyan submitted the relevant draft decree, notably stating that it is applied in a number of cases, including meant for estimating the damage caused to land resources as a result of breaches of the legislation of the Republic of Armenia. Since, damage calculation formulas are not applicable for the estimation of damage detected due to violations, as there are observed from the period of land violation (damage) to the period of making the initial (normative) appearance of land violated as a consequence of littering or pollution.
While executing a supervisory function, it is not possible to determine the moment of violation, only the moment of detection of the violation can be fixed. To define the method of calculating the period of the initial appearance of land violated as a result of littering or pollution with the objective to apply it in damage calculation formulas in the scope of supervisory functions.
of the Ministry
Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body was defined as a subordinate body to the Government by the RA law on “State administration system bodies” adopted on March 23, 2018, thus citizens may send their calls and applications to the Head of the Inspection Body (Address: 46 Charenc, Yerevan, tel. 011-81-85-92).