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Marine Environment Protection Law of the People's Republic of China.

Country/Territory
China
Document type
Legislation
Date
1982
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Sea
Keyword
Marine pollution Territorial sea Maritime zone Marine area Coastal zone management Environmental planning Hazardous waste Liability/compensation
Geographical area
Asia, Eastern Asia
Abstract

This Law is formulated in order to protect the marine environment and resources, prevent pollution damage, maintain ecological balance, safeguard human health and promote the development of marine programmes. The Law applies to the internal seas and territorial seas and all other sea areas under the jurisdiction of the People's Republic of China. It provides for the establishment, management and protection of special marine reserves, marine sanctuaries and seashore scenic and tourist areas by ce

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, EIA, Authorization/permit, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Marine Environment Protection Regulation of Guangxi Autonomous Region.

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Rules for the Work of the Assessment Committee of National Special Marine Protection Areas.

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulations of Shandong Province on marine environmental protection

Legislation | China | 2004

Keyword: Marine pollution, Marine protected areas, Policy/planning, Inspection, Institution, Environmental planning, EIA, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX