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Law No. XIII-617 amending Law No. I-301 on protected areas.

Country/Territory
Lithuania
Document type
Legislation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Land & soil
Keyword
Protected area Biosphere reserves Transfer
Geographical area
Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on the date of its official publication.
Abstract

Article 31 shall be amended to add the following wording: “In strict state reserves, it shall be prohibited to alter the conservational principal designation of land use. In reserves, state parks, strict biosphere reserves and biosphere grounds, it shall be prohibited to alter the conservational and forest farming principal designation of land use, as well as to convert forest land to land used for other designations, except for transfer of land for the protection of state border and for national defense purpose”.

Full text
Lithuanian
Website
e-seimas.lrs.lt

References - Legislation

Amends

Law No. I-301 on protected areas.

Legislation | Lithuania | 1993

Keyword: Framework law, Protected area, Biodiversity, Monitoring, Cultural heritage, Classification/declassification, Registration, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Sustainable development, Water conservation zone, Groundwater

Source: FAO, FAOLEX