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Regulation No. 5 on the creation of the Network and the activities of the National system for water monitoring.

Country/Territory
Bulgaria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
State Gazette No. 95, 21 November 2000.
Subject
Environment gen., Water
Keyword
Institution Access-to-information Surface water Groundwater Pollution control Effluent waste water/discharge Freshwater pollution Monitoring Sustainable use
Geographical area
Black Sea, Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
The Regulation enters into force on 21 November 2000.
Abstract

The Regulation makes provision for the establishment and organization of the Network as well as the activities of the National system for water monitoring on the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria. The text of the Regulation is divided into eight Chapters, Additional, Transitional and Final Provisions. The Chapters deal with the following: general requirements (1); functioning of the networks for monitoring the rain and snowfalls with respect to surface waters, groundwater and the Black Sea coast (2, 3 and 4, respectively); control of waste waters (5); conditions and requirements for self-monitoring (6); requirements for the maintenance and laboratory service of the water monitoring Network, as well as the information and communications backup of the National water monitoring system (7); management of the National water monitoring system (8). All definitions are given in the additional provisions.

Full text
Bulgarian

References - Legislation

Implements

Water Act.

Legislation | Bulgaria | 1999 (2023)

Keyword: Framework law, Freshwater resources management, Waterworks, Water supply, Water quality standards, Freshwater pollution, Water rights, Servitude, Water users' associations, River basin institution, Sewerage, Surface water, Groundwater, Basin/catchment/watershed, Pollution control, Inland waters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX