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Act amending the Environment Protection Act, Act on Hunting Act, and other Acts (No. 508 of 2008).

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Legislation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Protection of habitats Mammals Management/conservation Hunting/capture Protection of species
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Act enters into force on 1 July 2008.
Abstract

This Act partly amends the Environment Protection Act, Hunting Act and other Acts with regards to the implementation of EU directives. It includes a list of plant and animal species subject to conservation measures.

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora

Legislation | European Union | 1992

Keyword: Protected area, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Ecosystem preservation, Data collection/reporting, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 79/409/EEC on the conservation of wild birds.

Legislation | European Union | 1979 (2003) | Repealed

Keyword: Birds, Hunting/capture, Endangered species, Management/conservation, Protection of habitats, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Act amending various laws under the Environment Ministry (No. 172 of 2008).

Legislation | Denmark | 2008

Keyword: Enforcement/compliance, Access-to-information, Marine protected areas, Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Water supply

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending the Environmental Protection Act and various other laws (No. 173 of 2008).

Legislation | Denmark | 2008

Keyword: Offences/penalties, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Marine pollution, Deep sea bed, Hazardous substances

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Contaminated Soil (No. 282 of 2007).

Legislation | Denmark | 2007

Keyword: Pollution control, Basic legislation, Soil rehabilitation, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Urban land

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on rivers/watercourses (No. 789 of 2007).

Legislation | Denmark | 2004 (2007) | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Surface water, Drainage/land reclamation, Inland waters, Water abstraction, Enforcement/compliance, Monitoring, Waterworks, Effluent waste water/discharge, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Mining Code Act (No. 784 of 2007).

Legislation | Denmark | 2004 (2007)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Exploration, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone, Continental shelf, Authorization/permit, Policy/planning, Tax/levy, Transport/storage, Oil, Concession, Internal trade, Mining

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on hunting and wildlife management (No. 747 of 2007).

Legislation | Denmark | 1997 (2007) | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Hunting authorization/permit, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Wild fauna, Endangered species, Protection of habitats, Birds, Game, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment and Genetic Engineering Act (No. 811 of 2007).

Legislation | Denmark | 2002 (2007)

Keyword: Basic legislation, GMO, Protection of habitats, Internal trade, Authorization/permit, Research

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Nature Conservation (No. 749 of 2007).

Legislation | Denmark | 2004 (2007)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Protection of habitats, Environmental planning, Environmental standards, Cultural heritage, Ecosystem preservation, Protected area, Inland waters, Water conservation zone, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment Protection Act (No. 1757 of 2006).

Legislation | Denmark | 2001 (2006)

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Noise pollution, Basic legislation, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Cleaning agents/detergents, Effluent waste water/discharge, Emissions, Environmental standards, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Internal trade, Marine pollution, Oil pollution, Protection of habitats, Soil pollution/quality, Solid waste, Waste disposal, Waste non-domestic sources, Radiation, Plant protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Act on Nature Conservation (No. 749 of 2007).

Legislation | Denmark | 2004 (2007)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Protection of habitats, Environmental planning, Environmental standards, Cultural heritage, Ecosystem preservation, Protected area, Inland waters, Water conservation zone, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX