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Crimes Against the Environment Act.

Pays/Territoire
Malte
Type du document
Législation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Titre complet
An Act to implement Directive 2008/99/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 19 November 2008 on the protection of the environment through criminal law.
Sujet
Air et atmosphère, Environnement gén., Espèces sauvages et écosystèmes
Mot clé
Infractions/sanctions Qualité de l'air/pollution de l'air Couche d'ozone Lutte contre la pollution Gestion/conservation
Aire géographique
Europe, Europe et Asie Centrale, Pays de l'Union Européenne, Méditerranée, Europe du Sud
Résumé

This Act was adopted pursuant to Directive 2008/99/EC concerning the protection of the environment through criminal law. It defines those acts which are considered to be a crime against the environment, such as: (a) the discharge, emission or introduction of a quantity of materials or ionizing radiation into air, soil or water; (b) the collection, transport, recovery or disposal of waste which causes or is likely to cause the death or grievous bodily harm to any person or substantial damage to the quality of air, the quality of soil or the quality of water, or to animals or plants; (c) the operation of a plant in which a dangerous activity is carried out; (d) the killing, destruction, possession or taking of specimens of protected wild fauna or flora species; (e) any conduct which causes the significant deterioration of a habitat within a protected site; (i) the production, importation, exportation, placing on the market or use of ozone-depleting substances.

Texte intégral
Anglais
Site web
www.doi.gov.mt

Références - Législation

Implemente

Directive 2008/99/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of the environment through criminal law.

Législation | Union européenne | 2008

Mot clé: Lutte contre la pollution, Infractions/sanctions, Procédures judiciaires/procédures administratives, Mise en application, Protection de l'habitat, Évaluation des ressources/des dommages

Source: FAO, FAOLEX