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Law No. XIII-1322 amending Law No. IX-1005 “On state control over environmental protection.

Country/Territory
Lithuania
Document type
Legislation
Date
2018
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Environmental standards Polluter pays principle EIA Inspection Offences/penalties Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Enforcement/compliance Liability/compensation
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on 1 November 2018.
Abstract

Article 3 gives authorized staff of the authorized state environmental protection bodies the additional rights of inspection and investigation of environmental complaints, ecological events (disasters), their causes and consequences. Article 12 envisages law enforcement procedure for compensation of environmental damages and losses caused by violation of environmental legislation. Article 15 establishes the procedure for the performance of inspection with a view of identification and termination

Full text
Lithuanian
Website
e-seimas.lrs.lt

References - Legislation

Amends

Law No. IX-1005 “On state control over environmental protection.

Legislation | Lithuania | 2002

Keyword: Environmental standards, Polluter pays principle, Emissions, EIA, Offences/penalties, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX