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Decree-Law No. 186/90 establishing that land use plannings must be regulated according to environmental impact assessment program.

Country/Territory
Portugal
Document type
Legislation
Date
1990
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Land-use planning EIA
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Decree-Law enters into force on the date of publication.
Abstract

This Decree-Law establishes that land use plannings must be regulated according to environmental impact assessment program. It consists of 11 articles and 3 annexes defining requirements to be met for projects' approval. This Decree-Law also lays down all information to be done for obtaining a project approval and prescribes sanctions to be paid by offenders.

Full text
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References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 85/337/EEC on the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment.

Legislation | European Union | 1985 | Repealed

Keyword: EIA, Authorization/permit, Land-use planning, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Regional Decree No. 14/91/M approving Decree-Law No. 186/90 (establishing that land use plannings must be regulated according to environmental impact assessment program).

Legislation | Portugal | 1991

Keyword: Land-use planning, EIA

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Decree-Law No. 69/2000 establishing the legal regime on environmental impact assessment of significant effects of public and private projects.

Legislation | Portugal | 2000

Keyword: EIA, Institution, Basic legislation, Waste disposal, Classification/declassification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX