UNMIK/REG/1999/10

13 October 1999

ON THE REPEAL OF DISCRIMINATORY LEGISLATION AFFECTING HOUSING AND RIGHTS IN PROPERTY

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General, Pursuant to the authority given to him under United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 (1999) of 10 June 1999, Taking into account United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) Regulation No. 1999/1 of 25 July 1999 on the Authority of the Interim Administration in Kosovo, For the purpose of repealing certain legislation that are discriminatory in nature and that are contrary to international human rights standards, Hereby promulgates the following:

Section 1

Repeal of Certain Legislation

The following laws, which do not comply with the standards referred to in section 2 of UNMIK regulation No. 1999/1 are repealed in Kosovo:

The Law on Changes and Supplements on the Limitation of Real Estate Transactions (Official Gazette of Republic of Serbia, 22/91 of 18 April 1991);

The Law on the Conditions, Ways and Procedures of Granting Farming Land to Citizens Who Wish to Work and Live in the Territory of the Autonomous Province of Kosovo and Metohija (Official Gazette of Republic of Serbia, 43/91 of 20 July 1991).

Section 2

Entry into Force

The present regulation shall enter into force on 13 October 1999.

Bernard Kouchner

Special Representative of the Secretary-General