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Waste (Amendment) Law 2016 (No. 3(I)/2016).

Type of law

This Law may be cited as the Waste (Amendment) Act 2016 and shall be read together with the Waste Laws of 2011-2015 (hereinafter referred to as the "basic law") and will together referred to as the Waste Laws of 2011-2016. Amendments deal with several articles establishing changes to the text, such as: article 2 is amended by giving new definition to the Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment; article 5 deals with the Competent authority for the implementation of this Law, Regulation (EC) No. 1013/2006 and Regulation (EC) No. 1102/2008. This Law shall not affect the functions and powers of local government authorities under the Municipalities and Communities Acts, as amended on the management of specific types of waste. Article 15 is amended by establishing that (1) every holder waste and any waste producer shall: (a) carry out the recovery and disposal of waste or (b) to assign the recovery and disposal of such waste to a trader or a person who carries out waste treatment operations or (c) ensure, through an arrangement with a public organization or individual involved in waste collection, recovery and disposal such waste in accordance with the provisions of articles 9 and 10. Subject to the provisions of article 28 person who carries out the operations listed in Annexes I and II, before its activities, provides waste management license by the competent authority.
Date of text
Serial Imprint
. . . ( ), . 4550, 5.2.2016.
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Legislation Amendment
Original title
( ) 2016 (N. 3(I)/2016).