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Water Inventory and Monitoring Ordinance.

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Date of original text
Source

Abstract
The purpose of the present Ordinance is to transpose into German law the Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy of 23 October 2000 and the Council Directive 76/464/EEC on pollution caused by certain dangerous substances discharged into the aquatic environment of the Community of 4 May 1976. In particular, the Ordinance applies to 1) description, categorization, differentiation and classification of water bodies; 2) compilation and assessment of impact on waters; 3) monitoring of waters; 4) Classification and representation of waters status as well as 5) economic analysis of water use, effects on the status of waters. The text consists of 15 articles divided into 5 Parts as follows: General provisions (1); Surface waters (2); Groundwater (3); Economic analysis (4); Transitional and final provisions (5). Thirteen Annexes are enclosed.
Long title of text
Rheinland-Pfalz Ordinance on water inventory and water monitoring.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Notes
The present Ordinance is consolidated as of 5 October 2007.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Landesgew sserbestandsaufnahme - und -zustands berwachungs-Verordnung (LWB VO).