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Saxony Water Framework Directive Ordinance.

Country/Territory
Germany
Territorial subdivision
Sachsen
Document type
Regulation
Date
2004
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
Ordinance by the State Ministry of Environment and Agriculture on inventory, classification and survey of water bodies.
Subject
Water
Keyword
Pollution control Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution Surface water Groundwater Classification/declassification Inspection Monitoring Enforcement/compliance
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Western Europe
Abstract

The present Ordinance lays down provisions relating to the inventory, classification and survey of water bodies. The text consists of 14 articles divided into 5 Parts as follows: General provisions (1); Surface water (2); Groundwater (3); Economic analysis (4); Competences (5). Fourteen Annexes are enclosed.

Full text
German
Website
www.sachsen.de

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

Water Resources Act.

Legislation | Germany | 1957

Keyword: Basic legislation, Waterworks, Freshwater resources management, Water conservation zone, Bed, Groundwater, Authorization/permit, Effluent waste water/discharge, Pollution control, Water users' associations, Surface water, Registration, Offences/penalties, Basin/catchment/watershed, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX