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Decree No. 366 of 2015 (XII. 2.) Korm of the Government appointing the authorities in charge of water protection and amending certain governmental decrees concerning water management.

Country/Territory
Hungary
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Water
Keyword
Governance Data collection/reporting Monitoring Disasters Groundwater Surface water Policy/planning
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
4 December 2015.
Abstract

This Decree sets out the competence of authorities in charge of water protection. These are the National Central Water Directorate, its territorial offices, the National Central Disaster Prevention Directorate of the Ministry of Interior and its county level offices.

Full text
Hungarian
Website
njt.hu

References - Legislation

Implements

Act No. LIII of 1995 on the General Rules of Environmental Protection.

Legislation | Hungary | 1995 (2015)

Keyword: Environmental planning, EIA, Institution, Access-to-information, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Special fund, Basic legislation, Offences/penalties, Waste management, Radiation, Noise pollution, Ecosystem preservation, Precautionary principle, Liability/compensation, Education, Research, Data collection/reporting, Enforcement/compliance, Pollution control, Polluter pays principle, Sustainable development, Sustainable use

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. LVII of 1995 on water management.

Legislation | Hungary | 1995 (2014)

Keyword: Framework law, Basic legislation, Freshwater resources management, Concession, Water rights, Institution, Non-governmental entity, Surface water, Groundwater, Effluent waste water/discharge, Public water, Waterworks, Water supply, Sewerage, Flood, Potable water, Access-to-information, Servitude, Thermal and medicinal waters, Bed, Bank, Data collection/reporting, Pollution control, Water abstraction, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Decree No. 223 of 2014 (IX.4.) Korm. of the Government on the appointment of public administration offices and authorities of water management and protection against damages caused by water.

Legislation | Hungary | 2014 (2015)

Keyword: Governance, Disasters, Waterworks, Water supply, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX