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Support of Female Farmers and Fishermen Act (Act No. 6574 of 2001).
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FAOLEX Id: LEX-FAOC113376
Countries: Korea, Republic of
Regions: ASIA;North Pacific;North-West Pacific;East Asian Seas;Eastern Asia
Date of original Text: 31/12/2001
Date of Consolidation: 14/07/2011
Related Web Site: www.klri.re.kr
Type of Text: Legislation
Abstract: This Act provides for the development of agriculture and fisheries and the development of rural communities by actively supporting the protection of rights and interests of female farmers and fishermen, the advancement of their status, the protection of maternity, etc.The Minister for Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries shall formulate master plans on, and establish a consultative council for, female farmers and fishermen fostering policies.The Act further provides for: functions of female farmers and fishermen; research on their actual conditions; improvement in management ability and in status of female farmers and fishermen; administrative support for the formation and activities of organizations of female farmers and fishermen; establishment of operation facilities; etc.
Comment: Consolidated version of Act No. 6574 of 2001 as amended last by Act No. 10841 of 2011.
Main subjects: Agriculture
Main subjects: Fisheries