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Gas Emissions Certificate Act.

Country
Type of law
Legislation
Date of original text
Source

Abstract
The present Act lays down provisions relating to a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading to promote reductions of greenhouse gas emissions in a cost effective and economically efficient manner. The text consists of 31 articles divided into 9 Parts as follows: General provisions (1); Authorization of plants (2); Control of greenhouse gas emissions (3); Allocation and assignment of greenhouse gas allowance emissions (4); Allocation and assignment of greenhouse gas allowance emissions for air traffic (5); Assignment, transfer and cancellation of greenhouse gas allowance emissions (6); Certified emissions reduction and emission reduction units (7); Validity, registration and legal situation of emission allowances (8); Final provisions (9).
Long title of text
Federal Act establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Notes
The present Act is consolidated as of 111/2010.
Repealed
Yes
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Bundesgesetz ber ein System f r den Handel mit Treibhausgasemissionszertifikaten (Emissionszertifikategesetz EZG).