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Law No. 11.097 ruling on Biodiesel introduction among Brazil national energy sources.

Country/Territory
Brazil
Document type
Legislation
Date
2005
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Energy
Keyword
Energy conservation/energy production Policy/planning Basic legislation Classification/declassification Fuelwood Environmental planning Environmental standards
Geographical area
Americas, South America
Entry into force notes
This Decree enters into force on the date of its publication in the O.J.
Abstract

This Law, composed of 18 articles, rules on the introduction of biodiesel among Brazilian energy sources. In particular, the Law regulates the National Agency for Oil, Natural Gas and Biofuels. The Law amends: articles 2, 6, 7, 49 of Law No. 9.478 of 6 August 1997: articles 3, 5, 11, 18, 19 of Law No. 9.847 of 26 October 1999; article 4 of Law No. 10.636 of 30 December 2002.

Full text
Portuguese
Website
www.senado.gov.br

References - Legislation

Amended by

Law No. 11.116 ruling on the Special Registry of biodiesel producers and importers and other provisions.

Legislation | Brazil | 2005

Keyword: Registration, Classification/declassification, Energy conservation/energy production, Policy/planning, Basic legislation, Fuelwood, Environmental planning, Environmental standards, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX