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Environment Protection Act of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam.

Country/Territory
Viet Nam
Document type
Legislation
Date
1993
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Basic legislation Subsidy/incentive Environmental fees/charges Ecosystem preservation Inspection Wild fauna Wild flora Biodiversity Genetic resources GMO Management/conservation Policy/planning Protected area Protection forest Use restrictions Protection of species
Geographical area
Asia, South-Eastern Asia
Entry into force notes
The Act entered into force on 10 January, 1994.
Abstract

This Act sets forth general provisions on environmental protection. After defining basic terms.

Full text
English

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Organization and Operation Charter of Vietnam Environment Protection Fund.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2002 | Repealed

Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Environmental planning, Environmental fees/charges, Inspection, Special fund

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decision No. 82/2002/QD-TTg on the setting up, organization and operation of Vietnam Environment Protection Fund.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2002 | Repealed

Keyword: Environmental planning, Special fund, Environmental fees/charges, Disasters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decision of the Prime Minister Approving the Biodiversity Action Plan for Vietnam.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 1995

Keyword: Biodiversity, International agreement-implementation, Management/conservation, Policy/planning, Coastal zone management, Marine fishes

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Government Decree on providing Guidance for the Implementation of the Law on Environmental Protection.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 1994 | Repealed

Keyword: Institution, Environmental planning, Pollution control, Waste disposal, EIA, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Community management, Education, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decision No. 155/1999/QD-TTg promulgating the Regulation on management of hazardous waste.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 1999

Keyword: Hazardous waste, Waste disposal, Waste management, Authorization/permit, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decision No. 152/1999/QD-TTg ratifying the strategy for management of solid waste in Vietnamese cities and industrial parks till the year 2020.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 1999

Keyword: Solid waste, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decision No. 62/2002/QD-BKHCNMT Promulgating the Regulation on the protection of the environment in industrial parks.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2002 | Repealed

Keyword: Pollution control, Soil pollution/quality, Land-use planning, EIA, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on management of the environment at aquatic product-processing establishments.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2002

Keyword: Aquaculture, Effluent waste water/discharge, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention, Sewerage, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Law on Environmental Protection (No. 52/2005/QH11).

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2005 | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Environmental planning, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Hazardous waste, Land-use planning, Marine pollution, Protection of habitats, Recycling/reuse, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Solid waste, Waste management, Waste prevention, Access-to-information, Data collection/reporting, Freshwater resources management, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Inland waters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX