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Decree No. 38/90 regulating environmental impact assessment.

Country/Territory
Portugal
Document type
Regulation
Date
1990
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
EIA Land-use planning Soil pollution/quality Soil conservation/soil improvement
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Southern Europe
Abstract

The projects listed in annex I, and the agricultural, industrial, tourism, housing and infrastructure projects listed in annex III of Decree-Law No. 186/90, incorporating the rules contained in EC Directive 85/337 into Portuguese law, shall be subject to environmental impact assessment when their real or potential impact exceed the limits or proportions authorized by the Decree-Law. Prior to the issue of any licence or permit, the environmental impact assessment shall be submitted by project man

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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Legislation | European Union | 1985 | Repealed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