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  1. Austria - Environmental, Climate and Sustainable Development Laws - Law, Act

    Federal Act of 7 June 1989 financing and implementing toxic waste clean-up, and amending the Environment and Water Act (BGBI. 79/1987) [and other environmental Acts]. Text No. 299.

    Adoption: 1989-06-07 | Date of entry into force: 1989-07-01 | AUT-1989-L-8327

  2. Austria - Environmental, Climate and Sustainable Development Laws - Law, Act

    Comprehensive protection of the environment Law, 1984. (Bundesverfassungsgesetz vom 27. November 1984 über den umfassenden Umwelt-schutz) - Law on-line in German

    Adoption: 1984-11-27 | AUT-1984-L-84890

    § 1. (1) The Republic of Austria (Federation, Laender and Municipalities) acknowledges its responsibility for the comprehensive protection of the environment.
    (2) Comprehensive protection of the environment is protecting the natural environment as the basis of mankind's life resources against detrimental effects. Comprehensive protection of the environment consists in particular of measures to keep air, water and soils clean and to avoid disturbing noise.
    § 2. The Federal Government shall be in charge of executing this Federal Constitutional Act.


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