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Act No. XLII of 2000 on navigation.

Country/Territory
Hungary
Document type
Legislation
Date
2000 (2015)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Navigation Harbour Classification/declassification Registration Freshwater resources management
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
First entry into force on 1 January 2001. The last consolidated version entered into force on 5 May 2015.
Abstract

This Act consists of eight Parts: General Provisions (I); Shipping Vessels (II); Pilots (III); Conditions necessary to navigation (IV); Waterways, navigable waters (V); Harbours (VI); Explanatory Provisions (VII); Final Provisions (VIII). The Act shall apply to navigation and to facilities, to shipping vessels, and to water ways and harbours in waters under Hungarian jurisdiction. The Act prescribes the duties of the State and of local governments in respect of navigation management, governs the registration and classification of shipping vessels, provides measure for safe navigation, licensing and restriction of navigation, establishes fines for offenders of law, regulates the case of accidents and rescuing.

Full text
Hungarian
Website
njt.hu

References - Legislation

Amends

Law No. LIII of 1996 on Nature Conservation.

Legislation | Hungary | 1996 (2023)

Keyword: Management/conservation, Protected area, Policy/planning, Institution, Access-to-information, Offences/penalties, Ecosystem preservation, Biodiversity, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Decree No. 57 of 2002 of the Government on the rules of inspection of navigation safety of foreign maritime vessels plying Hungarian inland waters.

Legislation | Hungary | 2002

Keyword: Navigation, Inspection, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Inland waters, Freshwater pollution, Offences/penalties, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 17 of 2002 of the Ministry of Transport and Water Affaires declaring as navigable those natural and artificial surface waters that are suitable or can be made suitable for navigation.

Legislation | Hungary | 2002

Keyword: Navigation, Surface water, Inland waters, Zoning, Classification/declassification, Waterworks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 28 of 2000 of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Water Affairs on the rule of authorization of navigation and related activities.

Legislation | Hungary | 2010

Keyword: Navigation, Authorization/permit, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Registration, Freshwater pollution, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 13 of 2002 of the Ministry of Transport and Water Affaires on certain requirements regarding maritime ships transporting hazardous or polluting substances and entering or leaving harbours or sailing in territorial seas.

Legislation | Hungary | 2002

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Navigation, Data collection/reporting, Hazardous substances

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 11 of 2002 of the Ministry of Transport and Water Management on equipment requirements of marine vessels and certification of their compliance.

Legislation | Hungary | 2002 (2003)

Keyword: Navigation, Certification, Registration, Authorization/permit, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 13 of 2001 of the Ministry of Transport and Water on the requisites of suitability and adequacy for navigation of floating vessels plying in inland waterways, and on the examination and certification of good running order.

Legislation | Hungary | 2001 (2009)

Keyword: Navigation, Inspection, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Inland waters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 50 of 2002 (XII. 29.) GKM of the Ministry of Economy and Transport on the construction, utilization, management and closing down of harbours, ferry ports and of other navigation facilities.

Legislation | Hungary | 2002 (2009)

Keyword: Harbour, Navigation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

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

Legislation | Hungary | 2011 (2013)

Keyword: Data collection/reporting, Hazards, Governance, Hazardous substances, Early warning system, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX