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Gas Emission Allowance Act 2007.

Type of law
Date of original text

The present Act is made under the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme, which was the first large greenhouse gas emissions trading scheme in the world. In particular, the Act controls emissions of carbon dioxide from any of the activities listed in Annex 1 to the present Act. In particular, the Act lays down provisions relating to competent bodies, trading licences systems, national licences plan, monitoring and information communication, controlling procedures, and penalties. The text consists 24 articles divided into 5 Parts as follows: General provisions (1); Emissions limits (2); Allowances rules (3); Permits (4); Common provisions (5). Two Annexes are enclosed.
Long title of text
Act on the national contribution plan for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading in the period 2005-2007.
Date of consolidation/reprint
The present Act is consolidated as of 18 July 2016.
Serial Imprint
Bundesgesetzblatt, Part I, No. 45, 30 August 2004, pp. 2211-2222.
Source language


Legislation status
in force
Legislation Amendment
Original title
Gesetz ber den nationalen Zuteilungsplan f r Treibhausgas-Emissionsberechtigungen in der Zuteilulngsperiode 2005 bis 2007 (Zuteilungsgesetz 2007 ZuG2007).
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