Factsheet: Environmental Protection Law

Environmental Protection Law

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Environmental Protection Law
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Vides aizsardzības likums (ar grozījumiem līdz 18.04.2013.)
Description: 
The purpose of this Law is to ensure the preservation and recovery of the quality of the environment, as well as the sustainable utilisation of natural resources.
Goal/Aim: 
Protection and sustainable management of the environment and natural resources.
Responsible Authority: 
Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development - Vides aizsardzības un reģionālās attīstības ministrija

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2007
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2013