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Name: Act on environmental protection of 2 October 1991 (last amended in 2001).
Country: Bulgaria
Subject(s): Economic and social policy
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1992-12-05
Entry into force:
ISN: BGR-1992-L-44278
Bibliography: Central and Eastern European Legal Materials, 1995-03, Transnational Juris Publications, Irvington-on-Hudson, USA, No. 29, Binder 1. Bulgaria, pp. 1-20
Abstract/Citation: Establishes liability for pollution and authorizes the Council of Ministers to issue regulations enforcing the anti-pollution provisions of the law. Environmental impact assessment is made a mandatory condition of certain activities. The Ministry of environment and its regional inspectorates exercise overall control and are responsible for specific tasks in the area of environmental protection. Available in English (consolidation of 1993).

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