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Act No. CXXVIII of 2011 concerning disaster management and amending certain related acts.

Country/Territory
Hungary
Document type
Legislation
Date
2011 (2013)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Data collection/reporting Disasters Governance Hazardous substances Early warning system/emergency intervention system Basic legislation
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
The consolidated version of the Act entered into force on 6 May 2014.
Abstract

This Act declares that disaster management is a national matter and it is duty of the State. It is composed of eight chapters. This Act shall be applied, in order to prevent disasters in the territory of Hungary, to human activities threatening with disaster, in case of danger, disaster, and if prevention is necessary against the harmful effects of a disaster. Chapter II provides for the governance of disaster recovery, including the tasks of the Government and governmental coordination, of the

Full text
Hungarian
Website
njt.hu

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Legislation | Hungary | 2000 (2013)

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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Legislation | Hungary | 2000

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. XLII of 2000 on navigation.

Legislation | Hungary | 2000 (2015)

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Legislation | Hungary | 2007 (2013)

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Act No. CLIV of 1997 on health.

Legislation | Hungary | 1997 (2014)

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. LVII of 1995 on water management.

Legislation | Hungary | 1995 (2014)

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Law No. LXXVI of 1996 on land surveys and cartography.

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. XCVII on aviation.

Legislation | Hungary | 1995 (2014)

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. XL of 2008 on natural gas supply and Governmental Decree No. 19 of 2009 (I.30.) implementing the provisions of the Act.

Legislation | Hungary | 2008 (2013)

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Data collection/reporting, Energy conservation/energy production, Internal trade, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Natural gas, Institution, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Decree No. 234 of 2011 (XI. 10.) of the Government implementing Act No. CXXVIII of 2011 concerning disaster management and amending certain related acts.

Legislation | Hungary | 2011 (2014)

Keyword: Classification/declassification, Disasters, Risk assessment/management, International relations/cooperation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX