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Water Pollution Control (Amendment) Law, 2007 (Law No. 22(I)/2007).

Country/Territory
Cyprus
Document type
Legislation
Date
2007
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Water
Keyword
Environmental planning Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Pollution control Waste disposal Authorization/permit Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution
Geographical area
EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Middle East, Western Asia
Abstract

This Law may be cited as the Water Pollution Control (Amendment) Law of 2007 and shall be read as one with the Water Pollution Control Laws of 2002 and 2006 (hereinafter referred to as "the principal Law"). The principal Law and the present Law shall be read as one and will be referred to as the Water Pollution Control Laws of 2002 and 2007. The present law, for a better alignment with Directive 2006/11/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on pollution caused by certain dangerous substances discharged into the aquatic environment, carries forward amendments to article 36 and adds up a new paragraph in Part II of the Second Table to the principal law regarding the issuance of licenses for waste disposal.

Full text
Greek

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2006/11/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on pollution caused by certain dangerous substances discharged into the aquatic environment of the Community (Codified version).

Legislation | 2006

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Authorization/permit, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Water quality standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Water and Soil Pollution Control Law, 2002 (Law No. 106(I)/2002).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2002

Keyword: Soil conservation/soil improvement, Access-to-information, Authorization/permit, Pollution control, Soil pollution/quality, Waste non-domestic sources, Waste disposal, Basic legislation, Data collection/reporting, Environmental planning, Groundwater, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Surface water, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX