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Regulation on the assessment and regulation of environmental noise.

Country/Territory
Slovenia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2004
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Gazette No. 121/2004
Subject
Air & atmosphere
Keyword
Pollution control Noise pollution Access-to-information Data collection/reporting
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Regulation entered into force on 12 November 2004.
Abstract

This Regulation of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia is composed of 11 articles and six Annexes. The aim of this Regulation is to define a common approach intended to avoid, prevent or reduce those harmful effects which derive from the exposure to environmental noise. In particular it relates to: (1) methods of assessment of environmental noise; (2) determination of the exposure to noise by mapping the exposure of populated areas to noise; (3) providing access to information on environmental noise and its effects to the public; (4) preparation of an operational program of protection against noise for the purpose of preventing and reducing the environmental noise; (5) preparing the program of activities in areas where, due to noise pollution, the noise is classified as environmental degradation. The Regulation is divided into the following Sections: General provisions (Sec. 1); Noise indicators and thire use (Sec. 2); Assessment methods (Sec. 3); Strategic noise maps (Sec. 4); Operation programme for protection against noise (Sec. 5); Reporting to the Commission of the European Union (Sec. 6); Transitional and final provisions (Sec. 7).

Full text
Slovenian
Website
www.pisrs.si

References - Legislation

Implements

Environmental Protection Act.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2004 (2020)

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Pollution control, Framework law, Hazards, Ecosystem preservation, Offences/penalties, Registration, EIA, Early warning system, Access-to-information, Protection of habitats, Transboundary movement of waste, Waste prevention, Authorization/permit, Transport/storage, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2002/49/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council relating to the assessment and management of environmental noise.

Legislation | European Union | 2002

Keyword: Pollution control, Noise pollution, Access-to-information, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX