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Hamburg Environment Information Law.

Country/Territory
Germany
Territorial subdivision
Hamburg
Document type
Legislation
Date
2016 (2005)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
Law on access to environment information.
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Pollution control Access-to-information Environmental fees/charges Data collection/reporting Enforcement/compliance
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Abstract

The present Law implements the Directive 2003/4/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on public access to environmental information and repealing Council Directive 90/313/EEC. The purpose of the present Law is to establish a legal framework to allow a free public access to environmental information incumbent on certain entities due to provide them. Furthermore, such entities shall also provide to disseminate such information. Everybody has the right to free access to environmental inf

Full text
German
Website
www.hamburg.de

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2003/4/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on public access to environmental information and repealing Council Directive 90/313/EEC

Legislation | European Union | 2003

Keyword: Access-to-information, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Governance, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-justice

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment Information Act.

Legislation | Germany | 2001 (1994) | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Access-to-information, Environmental fees/charges

Source: FAO, FAOLEX