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ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

of April 5, 1999 No. 371

About approval of Rules of implementation of the state control of quality of sorting and assessment of gemstones

(as amended on 27-12-2013)

In pursuance of the Federal Law "About Precious Metals and Gemstones" (The Russian Federation Code, 1998, N 13, the Art. 1463) the Government of the Russian Federation decides:

1. Approve the enclosed Rules of implementation of the state control of quality of sorting and assessment of gemstones.

2. To provide to the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation carrying out the state control of quality of sorting and assessment of gemstones.

 

Russian Prime Minister

E. Primakov

Approved by the Order of the Government of the Russian Federation of April 5, 1999 No. 371

Rules of implementation of the state control of quality of sorting and assessment of gemstones

1. The these rules developed according to the Federal Law "About Precious Metals and Gemstones" determine procedure of the state control of quality of sorting and assessment of gemstones and govern the relations in the field of use and the address of gemstones.

2. The state control of quality of sorting and assessment of gemstones (further hereinafter is referred to as - the state control) are exercised by Gokhran of Russia and the Russian state assay chamber under the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation.

3. The state control is carried out based on qualifiers, price lists and other regulating documents, and also the samples and standards operating on customs area of the Customs union within EurAsEC.

The state control includes:

a) constant state control in the extracting and processing organizations which list is established by the Government of the Russian Federation;

b) periodic state control in all organizations performing sorting and assessment of gemstones except the organizations specified in the subitem "an" of this Item;

c) the state control exercised according to Regulations on procedure for import to customs area of the Customs union within EurAsEC and export from customs area of the Customs union within EurAsEC of the precious metals, gemstones and primary goods containing precious metals, the approved Decision of Interstate Council of EurAsEC (The Supreme body of the Customs union) of November 27, 2009 N 19 "On single non-tariff regulation of the Customs union of the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation".

4. Constant state control is carried out:

a) in the extracting organizations - at stage of primary classification for the purpose of check of compliance of the actual availability of the extracted gemstones of accounting documentation, and also in the course of sorting and assessment of gemstones;

b) in the processing organizations - for the purpose of control of observance of established procedure of accounting and correctness of determination of classification and cost characteristics of the facetted gemstones.

5. Periodic state control is carried out according to the plans approved by the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation.

6. When importing to the territory of the Russian Federation from the countries which are not entering into the Customs union within EurAsEC, and export from the Russian Federation to the countries which are not entering into the Customs union within EurAsEC, gemstones the state control it is carried out on specialized customs posts, in specialized departments of customs authorities or in specially equipped rooms.

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8. When importing gemstones to the territory of the Russian Federation from the countries which are not entering into the Customs union within EurAsEC, the state control is carried out in the course of customs control, and when exporting gemstones from the Russian Federation to the countries which are not entering into the Customs union within EurAsEC, as a rule, - before their presentation to customs control.

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10. For the purpose of establishment of origin of the raw natural gemstones accounting of the transactions made by subjects of the market of gemstones with the raw natural gemstones is performed according to the procedure, established by the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation.

11. When carrying out the state control the main activities of the monitoring bodies specified in Item 2 of these rules are:

a) check of compliance of quality of determination of classification and cost characteristics of gemstones of the specifications and technical documentation and to accompanying documents;

b) check of justification of use of qualifiers, price lists, samples and standards;

c) check of compliance of the actual availability of the extracted gemstones of accounting documentation;

d) check of observance of procedure for reference of gemstones to category of gemstones, unique in case of primary classification;

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e) check of observance of the priority right of the Russian Federation to acquisition of gemstones in the State fund of precious metals and gemstones of the Russian Federation.

12. The organizations in which the state control is carried out shall provide necessary conditions for its carrying out.

13. Transactions with the raw natural gemstones which classification characteristics are not determined are not allowed.

Determination of classification and cost characteristics of gemstones is performed on the basis the single qualifiers and price lists acting on customs area of the Customs union within EurAsEC in the course of their sorting, the identification performed according to the procedure, established by the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation (in case of import to the Russian Federation), and also in case of completion of production from gemstones.

Sorting, primary classification and primary assessment of the raw natural gemstones are performed by subjects of production or Gokhran of Russia in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation and the specifications and technical documentation.

The subjects of production which do not have opportunity to perform independent sorting, primary classification and primary assessment of the extracted raw natural gemstones transfer them under the agreement to Gokhran of Russia or to the production subjects having opportunity to perform independent sorting, primary classification and primary assessment of the extracted raw natural gemstones, for sorting, carrying out primary classification and primary assessment in accordance with the established procedure.

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