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Council Regulation (EC) No. 1217/2009 setting up a network for the collection of accountancy data on the incomes and business operation of agricultural holdings in the European Community.

Type of law

Within the framework of the Common Agricultural Policy, this Regulation sets up a European Community network for the collection of farm accountancy data. The purpose of the data network is to collect the accountancy data needed for, in particular: (a) an annual determination of incomes on agricultural holdings; and (b) a business analysis of agricultural holdings. Moreover the data obtained shall serve as the basis for the drawing up of reports by the Commission on the situation of agriculture and of agricultural markets as well as on farm incomes in the European Union. The reports shall be submitted annually to the European Parliament and the Council, in particular for the annual fixing of prices of agricultural produce.
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Entry into force notes
This Regulation comes into force on 20 December 2009.
The title of the Regulation (EC) No 1217/2009 is amended as Council Regulation (EC) No 1217/2009 of 30 November 2009 setting up the Farm Sustainability Data Network by the Regulation (EU) 2023/2674.
Serial Imprint
Official Journal of the European Union L 328, 15 December 2013, pp. 27-38.
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