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Law No. 506-V amending some legislative acts related to migration of the Republic of Kazakhstan towards “green economy”.

Country/Territory
Kazakhstan
Document type
Legislation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Energy, Environment gen., Forestry, Land & soil, Water, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Agricultural land Drainage/land reclamation Energy conservation/energy production Renewable energy Waste domestic sources Waste non-domestic sources Waste management Protected area Water conservation zone Ecosystem preservation Public forest Surface water Water abstraction Water supply
Geographical area
Aral Sea, Asia, Caspian Sea, Central Asia, CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States), Europe and Central Asia, Landlocked Developing Nations, North Asia
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force after 60 days since the date of its official publication.
Abstract

Article 43 of Land Code shall be amended to add the following wording: “Allotment of land plots located within 500 meters from coastline of a waterbody shall be performed after establishment of borders of water conservation zones and regime of its economic management, except for protected areas and public forests”. Article 82 of Water Code shall be amended to add the following wording: “Limits for water abstraction and water supply within water basins and provinces shall be established for ten-year periods in accordance with water basin management schemes and shall be validated by the authorized institution”. Article 5 of Ecological Code shall be amended to add the following wording: “Priority shall be considered recycling and reuse of domestic and non-domestic waste”. Article 6 of the Law No. 66-3 on state regulation of the development of agro-industrial complex and rural areas shall be amended to add the following wording: “Authorized state institution in the sphere of regulation of agro-industrial complex shall be responsible for monitoring and assessment of the state of drained agricultural land”. Article 1 of the Law No. 165-IV on support of the use of renewable energy shall be amended to add the following wording: “National renewable energy sources shall be considered renewable energy sources produced by the producers of Kazakhstan”.

Full text
Russian
Website
adilet.zan.kz

References - Legislation

Amends

Ecological Code (Law No. 212-Z).

Legislation | Kazakhstan | 2007

Keyword: Framework law, Environmental audit, Climate change, Ozone layer, Emissions, Pollution control, Hazards, Environmental fees/charges, Waste prevention, Liability/compensation, Authorization/permit, Monitoring, Education, Access-to-information

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Land Code (No.442-II ZRK of 2003).

Legislation | Kazakhstan | 2003

Keyword: Basic legislation, Land reform, Land tenure, Servitude, Agricultural land, Urban land, Subdivision of land, Survey/mapping, Public land, Ownership, Lease, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Water Code (No.481 of 2003).

Legislation | Kazakhstan | 2003 (2023)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Surface water, Groundwater, Policy/planning, Priorities, Freshwater resources management, Water charges, Sewerage, Industrial water use, Liability/compensation, Monitoring, Transboundary effects, Waterworks, Water supply, Irrigation, Drainage/land reclamation, Water rights, Right to water, Offences/penalties, International relations/cooperation, Human rights, Climate change, Local government

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law No. 66-3 on state regulation of the development of agro-industrial complex and rural areas.

Legislation | Kazakhstan | 2005

Keyword: Agricultural commodities, Transport/storage, Subsidy/incentive, Food security, Processing/handling, Fish products

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law No. 165-IV on support of the use of renewable energy.

Legislation | Kazakhstan | 2009

Keyword: Renewable energy, Energy conservation/energy production, Subsidy/incentive, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX