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Law No. 7 of 1982 on the protection of the environment.

Country/Territory
Libya
Document type
Legislation
Date
1982
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Fisheries, Sea
Keyword
Air quality/air pollution Authorization/permit Basic legislation Classification/declassification EIA Environmental planning Harbour Hazardous waste Inspection Institution Marine pollution Pollution control Waste disposal Emissions Fishing gear/fishing method Marine fisheries Mesh
Geographical area
Africa, Northern Africa
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on the date of its publication in the Official Gazette.
Abstract

This Law consists of 11 Chapters divided into 75 articles. Chapter I contains general provisions. Protection of the air is dealt in Chapter II. Protection of seas and marine resources is given in Chapter III. Protection of water resources is provided for in Chapter IV. Protection of food and foodstuffs is refered to in Chapter V. Chapter VI deals with environment saving. Chapter VII addresses the protection against common diseases. Chapter VIII relates to the protection of soil and plants. Prote

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References - Legislation

Repealed by

Law No. 15 of 2003 on the protection and improvement of the environment.

Legislation | Libya | 2003

Keyword: Basic legislation, Environmental planning, Air quality/air pollution, EIA, Hazardous substances, Marine pollution, Protection of habitats, Pollution control, Waste disposal, Authorization/permit, Registration, Biodiversity, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX