STATE COMMITTEE ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS
State Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus (hereafter SCST) is a republican State governing body adopting a policy of the state and supporting the government control and management of science field, science and technology field, innovation field and protection of rights of intellectual property items. SCST is subordinated to the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus.is subordinated to the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus.
When carrying out its activities, SCST is guided by the Constitution of the Republic of Belarus, by other sources of legislation of the Republic of Belarus and by these Regulations.
SCST carries out its activities in co-ordination with the republican State governing bodies , local executive and regulatory agencies, scientific and other organizations.