Factsheet: Forest law (Aragon)

Forest law (Aragon)

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Law 3/2014, 29th May, which modifies Law 15/2006 of Aragon Forestry
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Ley 3/2014, de 29 de mayo, por la que se modifica la Ley 15/2006, de 28 de diciembre, de Montes de Aragón.
Description: 
The new law aims to correct some disparities detected during its enforcement, review of the definition, increase the review period of the forestry management plans, decrease the administrative procedures requirements. The improvements funds for the public utility forest land will be more precisely regulated and establishing a more specific system for administrative intervention but also simplified for general uses. Additionally important changes have been carried out regarding the measures for fighting forest fires.
Goal/Aim: 
Sustainable forest management

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Councillor of Agriculture, Breeding and Environment. Government of Aragon.

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2014