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Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No. 641/2014 laying down rules for the application of Regulation (EU) No. 1307/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing rules for direct payments to farmers under support schemes within the framework of the common agricultural policy.

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This Regulation lays down rules for the application of Regulation (EU) No. 1307/2013 in relation to: general provisions on direct payments; (b) the basic payment scheme; (c) the payment for farmers observing agricultural practices beneficial for the climate and the environment; (d) voluntary coupled support; (e) the crop-specific payment for cotton; (f) notifications to be made by Member States. Member States must implement this Regulation in accordance with objective criteria and in such a way as to ensure the equal treatment of farmers and to avoid distortions of the market and of competition, while promoting a sustainable management of natural resources and climate action.
Date of text
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Official Journal of the European Union L 181, 20 June 2014, pp. 74-81.
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