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Law No. 12.114 creating the National Fund for Climate Change (FNMC) and amending Law No. 9.478

Country/Territory
Brazil
Document type
Legislation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere
Keyword
Special fund Climate change Enforcement/compliance Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Research
Geographical area
Americas, South America
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on the day of its publication.
Abstract

This Law creates the National Fund for Climate Change (FNMC) by amends articles 6 and 50 of Law No. 9.478. this Fund, under the Ministry of Environment, aims at securing necessary resources to support projects or studies and finance projects aimed at climate change mitigation and adaptation to climate change and its effects.

Full text
Portuguese
Website
www.planalto.gov.br

References - Legislation

Amends

Law No. 9.478 on the National Energy Policy.

Legislation | Brazil | 1997 (2018)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Energy conservation/energy production, Policy/planning, Institution, Oil, Natural gas, Fuelwood, Concession, Contract/agreement, Pollution control, Environmental security

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Decree No. 7.343 regulating Law No. 12.114 on the National Fund for Climate Change (FNMC).

Legislation | Brazil | 2010

Keyword: Special fund, Climate change, Enforcement/compliance, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Research

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Law No. 13.299 amending several legislation providing for concessions generation, transmission and distribution of electric energy.

Legislation | Brazil | 2016

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Environmental planning, Authorization/permit, Renewable energy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX