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Act on environmental assessment of plans and programs (No. 1533 of 2015).

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Legislation
Date
2009 (2015)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Basic legislation Biosafety Cultural heritage Environmental planning Environmental standards Pollution control Biodiversity Climate change
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Act aims to ensure environmental protection through planning and environmental programmes for the improvement of biodiversity, human health, fauna, flora, soil, water, air, climatic factors, landscape, architectural and archaeological cultural heritage. When an authority provides the said plans and programs, or amends them, there should be an environmental impact assessment on possible significant effects. Implementation of such activities shall be authorized by the Ministry of Environment

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2001/42/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the assessment of the effects of certain plans and programmes on the environment.

Legislation | European Union | 2001

Keyword: EIA, Sustainable development, Sustainable use

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Order No. 973 on delegation of tasks and responsibilities to Nature Agency.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014

Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Act amending Act on Nature and Environment Board of Appeals and other Acts (No. 86 of 2014).

Legislation | Denmark | 2014

Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Data collection/reporting, Environmental planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Proposition Document 2013/1 LSF 62 for amending Act on Nature and Environment Board of Appeals and other Acts.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Data collection/reporting, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Act on environmental assessment of plans and programs (No. 425 of 2016).

Legislation | Denmark | 2016

Keyword: Basic legislation, Biosafety, Cultural heritage, Environmental planning, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Biodiversity, Climate change, Sustainable development

Source: FAO, FAOLEX