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Law No. 8990 on Environmental Impact Assessment.

Country/Territory
Albania
Document type
Legislation
Date
2003
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Basic legislation EIA Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Abstract

There is hereby regulated the Environmental Impact Assessment to which shall be subjected all projects (related to the implementation of construction works, installations or schemes, or implying interventions into the natural and scenery environment) that may have a negative impact on the environment. The Law pursues a participatory approach by involving in the open assessment procedure not only central and local organs, but also non-profit organizations.

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References - Legislation

Implemented by

Order No. 137 on the necessary documentation of the environmental licenses.

Legislation | Albania | 2004

Keyword: EIA, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Law No. 10050 amending Law No. 8990 of 2003 on Environmental Impact Assessment.

Legislation | Albania | 2008

Keyword: EIA

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law No. 91/2013 on strategic environmental assessment.

Legislation | Albania | 2013

Keyword: EIA, Institution, Basic legislation, Sustainable development

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Law No.10440 dated 7.7.2011 on the environment impact assessment.

Legislation | Albania | 2011

Keyword: EIA, Environmental planning, Access-to-information, Enforcement/compliance, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX