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European Communities (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Amendment) Regulations, 2001 (S.I. No. 538 of 2001).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2001
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Land-use planning EIA Soil conservation/soil improvement
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

The purpose of these Regulations is to facilitate compliance with the European Court of Justice ruling of 21 September 1999 (Case C-392/96) that the EIA thresholds adopted by Ireland in relation to initial afforestation and peat extraction exceeded the discretion available to Ireland under Directive 85/337/EEC on Environmental Impact Assessment in that they did not take account of the nature, location or cumulative effect of projects below these thresholds. The threshold for mandatory EIA in rel

Full text
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Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

References - Legislation

Amends

European Communities (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations, 1989.

Legislation | Ireland | 1989

Keyword: EIA, Land-use planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Natural Habitats) Regulations, 1997.

Legislation | Ireland | 1997 | Repealed

Keyword: Management/conservation, Protected area, Endangered species, Protection of habitats, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife (Amendment) Act, 2000 (Act No. 38 of 2000).

Legislation | Ireland | 2000

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Protected area, Expropriation, Management/conservation, Birds, Hunting/capture

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

European Communities (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Forestry Consent System) (Amendment) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 168 of 2006).

Legislation | Ireland | 2006

Keyword: Access-to-information, EIA, Transboundary effects

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Birds and Natural Habitats) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 477 of 2011).

Legislation | Ireland | 2011

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Institution, EIA, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Management/conservation, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Classification/declassification, Marine protected areas, Birds, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Forest Consent and Assessment) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 558 of 2010).

Legislation | Ireland | 2010

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Forestry protection measures, EIA, Afforestation/reforestation, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Public Participation) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 352 of 2010).

Legislation | Ireland | 2010

Keyword: EIA, Access-to-information, Authorization/permit, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX