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Regulation on the state of groundwater.

Country/Territory
Slovenia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Pollution control Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution Groundwater Water quality standards Effluent waste water/discharge 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 18 April 2009.
Abstract

This Regulation of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia, which is composed of 29 articles and five Annexes, lays down: (1) procedure for determining threshold values for groundwater quality; (2) parameters specifying the chemical and quantitative status; (3) groundwater quality standards; (4) threshold values for groundwater quality; (5) conditions ofgood quantitative and chemical status; (6) criteria for the identification of significant trends in pollution; (7) additional requirements for preparing an action plan for groundwater. For these provisions groundwater quality standard means the standard of environmental quality, expressed as the concentration of a particular pollutant, group of pollutants or indicator of pollution in underground water, to protect public health and the environment.

Full text
Slovenian
Website
www.pisrs.si

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy.

Legislation | 2000

Keyword: Freshwater resources management, Marine pollution, Potable water, Toxicity/poisoning, Food quality control/food safety, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Data collection/reporting, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Groundwater, Water quality standards, Water conservation zone, Registration, River basin institution, Institution, Basin/catchment/watershed, Right to water, Transboundary effects, International relations/cooperation, Sustainable development, Sustainable use, Pesticides, Human rights

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2006/118/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of groundwater against pollution and deterioration.

Legislation | 2006

Keyword: Groundwater, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Water quality standards, Effluent waste water/discharge, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environmental Protection Act.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2004

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Decree amending the Decree on the state of groundwater.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2012

Keyword: Pollution control, Groundwater, Water quality standards, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX