In the Official Gazette of Romania, Part I, no. 727 of 3rd October 2014, the Government’s Emergency Ordinance no. 61/2014 for the amendments and additions to the Government’s Emergency Ordinance no. 47/2013 on certain measures in the field of structural instruments regarding the direct beneficiaries financed from non-refundable external funds, as well as certain financial measures in the ex-ISPA field of transport sector, has been published.
The Government’s Emergency Ordinance regulates certain measures for optimizing the financial flows within the transport sectoral operational program for ensuring the absorption capacity of the funds allocated to Romania during the programming period 2007-2013.
Among others, it is mentioned that the direct beneficiaries, financed from structural funds, have the liability to solicit from the works’ executors, service providers, goods suppliers, with whom they concluded contracts, any information/data/indicators/ reports that are related with the implementation of infrastructure projects financed from structural funds, at any solicitation of the Transport sectoral operational program Management Authority and within the time frame established by it. Failing to comply with these provisions is sanctioned with a fine ranging from 10,000 lei to 100,000 lei.
The implementation of ex-ISPA projects is ensured until 31st December 2017. To this end, the main credit authorizing officers from the budget of which expense financing destined to the finalization of ex-ISPA projects is ensure, are bound to ensure, as a matter of priority, amounts in their own budget so that the project can be implemented until 31st December 2017.
:: The source: JURIDICE.ro