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Decree No. 19/2015/ND-CP detailing a number of articles of the Law on Environmental Protection.

Country/Territory
Viet Nam
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Sea
Keyword
Environmental planning Environmental standards Pollution control Hazardous waste Waste management EIA Soil conservation/soil improvement Soil pollution/quality Soil rehabilitation Solid waste Waste disposal Waste prevention Marine pollution Certification Climate change Oil pollution Liability/compensation Management/conservation Protection of environment
Geographical area
Asia, South-Eastern Asia
Entry into force notes
This Decree enters into force on 1 April 2015.
Abstract

This Decree, consisting of 57 articles divided into nine Chapters and three Appendixes, details the following issues: 1. Environmental improvement and rehabilitation and payment of deposits for environmental improvement and rehabilitation for mineral exploitation activities. 2. Control of pollution of the soil environment. 3. Environmental protection in craft villages. 4. Environmental protection in the import and breaking of used seagoing ships. 5. Certification of the environmental management

Full text
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Website
www.vietnamlawmagazine.vn

References - Legislation

Implements

Law on Environmental Protection No. 55/2014/QH13.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2014

Keyword: Framework law, Basic legislation, Environmental planning, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Hazardous waste, Land-use planning, Marine pollution, Protection of habitats, Recycling/reuse, Soil conservation/soil improvement, EIA, Solid waste, Waste management, Waste prevention, Access-to-information, Data collection/reporting, Ecosystem preservation, Enforcement/compliance, Sustainable development, Climate change, Coastal zone management, Water conservation zone, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Soil pollution/quality, Soil rehabilitation, Urban land, Agricultural land, Waste disposal, Procedural matters, Processing/handling, Inspection, Monitoring, Liability/compensation, Freshwater resources management, Inland waters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Decree No. 80/2006/ND-CP detailing and guiding the implementation of a number of articles of the Law on environmental Protection.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2006 | Repealed

Keyword: Environmental planning, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Hazardous waste, Waste management, EIA

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 21/2008/ND-CP amending and supplementing a number of articles of the Government’s Decree No. 80/2006/ND-CP of 9 August 2006 detailing and guiding the implementation of a number of articles of the Law on Environmental Protection.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2008 | Repealed

Keyword: Environmental planning, EIA, Environmental standards, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 04/2009/ND-CP providing for incentives and supports for environmental activities.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2009 | Repealed

Keyword: Environmental planning, Pollution control, Recycling/reuse, Soil rehabilitation, Subsidy/incentive

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decision No. 18/2013/QD-TTg on environmental improvement and rehabilitation and payment of environmental improvement and rehabilitation deposits in mineral mining.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2013 | Repealed

Keyword: Mining, Management/conservation, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Soil pollution/quality, Special fund, Soil rehabilitation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX