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Act amending the Environmental Protection Act, Act on environmental permits of livestock, the Contaminated Soil Act and various other Acts (No. 446 of 2012).

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Legislation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Fisheries, Land & soil, Water, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Data collection/reporting Pollution control Authorization/permit Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution Fertilizers/nutrients Emissions Protection of habitats Aquaculture Fishery management and conservation Management/conservation Wild fauna Wild flora
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
The Act enters into force on 7 January 2013. Articles 1 (No. 4, 8-10, 12-14) and 6 enter into force on 1 July 2012. Article 1 (No. 3) enters into force the day after notification in the Official Gazette. Articles 38k-38o (as amended by art. 4, No. 5 of this Act) shall enter into force on 7 January 2014. Articles 2-6 and 10 of Order No. 218 and No. 268 shall continue to be valid.
Abstract

This Act amends certain points related to environmental pollution control and conservation of habitat and wild flora and fauna, in particular with regard to the implementation of directives on industrial emissions, digital authorization, approval and supervision system, separation and sectioning of freshwater fish farming, and regulation of the use of non-organic fertilizers.

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2003/4/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on public access to environmental information and repealing Council Directive 90/313/EEC

Legislation | European Union | 2003

Keyword: Access-to-information, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Governance, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-justice, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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

Amends

Act on environmental permits of livestock (No. 1486 of 2009).

Legislation | Denmark | 2009 (2015)

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Soil pollution/quality, Monitoring, Authorization/permit, Environmental standards, Emissions, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Animal production, Poultry, Swine, Ranching/captive breeding, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Slaughtering, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment Protection Act (No. 1189 of 2016).

Legislation | Denmark | 2006 (2016)

Keyword: Pollution control, Protection of habitats, Environmental standards, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Data collection/reporting, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Marine Protection Act (No. 929 of 2009).

Legislation | Denmark | 2008 (2009)

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, Protection of habitats, Basic legislation, Protected area, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Management/conservation, Oil pollution, Waste non-domestic sources, Authorization/permit, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on research, prevention and remedy of environmental damage - Environmental Damage Law - (No. 1191 of 2016).

Legislation | Denmark | 2008 (2016)

Keyword: Disasters, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Environmental audit, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Polluter pays principle, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Contaminated Soil (No. 1427 of 2009).

Legislation | Denmark | 2007 (2009)

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries Act (No. 978 of 2008).

Legislation | Denmark | 2006 (2008)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Freshwater fishes, Aquaculture, Protected fishing area, Fishery management and conservation, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishing vessel, Non-commercial fishing, Internal trade, Tax/levy, Research, Data collection/reporting, Management/conservation, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Marine Protection Act (No. 116 of 2017).

Legislation | Denmark | 1993 (2017)

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, Basic legislation, Protected area, Oil pollution, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone, Maritime zone, Marine area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX