İçərişəhər dünən və bu gün

Decree by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
regarding establishment of the Administration of the State Historical-Architectural Preserve “Icherisheher” under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Upon issuance of Decree by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dd. February 17, 2003 regarding “Series of arrangements connected to storage and restoration of the State Historical-Architectural Preserve “Icherisheher” in Baku city”, in order to protect and store Icherisheher, unchallenged monument of material culture of the Azerbaijani people, the construction works being implemented in Icherisheher were terminated and implementation of targeted arrangements directed to restoration of the historical appearance of the city.

Continuation, intensiveness and systematic character of long-term storage, conservation and restoration of Icherisheher require perfection and centralization of its management.

Considering the significance of Icherisheher for history and culture of the Azerbaijani people and necessity of his storage for the future generation, in order to perfect its management it is decided to:

1. Establish the Administration of the State Historical-Architectural Preserve “Icherisheher” under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan;

2. Discharge the State Historical-Architectural Preserve “Icherisheher” from subordination of the Baku city Executive Power and the Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan Republic;

3. Order to the Executive Apparatus of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan to develop within 10 days and submit to the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan for approval of project of Statement of the State Historical-Architectural Preserve “Icherisheher” and its management;

4. Order to the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan within a month: :
               4.1. determination of the structure and numeral limit of employees of the State Historical-Architectural Preserve “Icherisheher” under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan;
               4.2. settlement of other issues proceeding from the present Decree.

the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

Ilham ALIYEV.

Baku city, February 10, 2005.

№ 629.

Published in “Azerbaijan” Newspaper (February 11, 2005, No. 32) («VES Consultancy» LLC).

Published in the «Resolves of the Republic of Azerbaijan» (February 28, 2005., No 2, article 98).