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Framework Act on Environmental Policy.

Country/Territory
Korea, Republic of
Document type
Legislation
Date
1990 (2022)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Framework law Environmental audit Environmental standards Access-to-information Authorization/permit Institution Protection of environment EIA Standards
Geographical area
Asia, Asia and the Pacific, East Asian Seas, Eastern Asia, North Pacific, North-West Pacific
Abstract

The purpose of this Act is to prevent environmental pollution and environmental damages and to properly manage and preserve the environment through defining rights and duties of citizens and obligations of the State. The Act consists of 5 Chapters: General provisions (I); Establishment of environmental plans (II); Legislative and financial measures (III); Environmental Policy Committee (IV); Supplementary provisions (V).

Full text
English
Website
elaw.klri.re.kr

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Enforcement Decree of the Framework Act on Environmental Policy.

Legislation | Korea, Republic of | 1991 (2012)

Keyword: Environmental audit, Environmental standards, Access-to-information, Authorization/permit, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX