Factsheet: Law on sustainable economy

Law on sustainable economy

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Law 2/2011, dated March 4, on sustainable economy
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Ley 2/2011, de 4 de marzo, de Economía Sostenible
Description: 
Law 2/2011 is a comprehensive package of regulatory changes aimed at providing a better regulatory environment for the Spanish economy. It is based on the following key elements: - Improving the economic environment and boosting competitiveness. - Innovation - Improving the capacity of the economy to adapt to technological changes - Gradual shift of resources towards more productive sectors. - Rational and sustainable use of energy resources.
Goal/Aim: 
regulate sustainable development

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2011
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2013