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Act No. 611 of 2006 amending the Environment Protection Act in relation with improvement and clarification of rules concerning the system of trading in greenhouse and nitrogen oxide emission rights.

Type of law

This Act amends the Environment Protection Act so as to adjust rules relative to a system of trading in nitrogen emission rights with the aim of reduction of emission of nitrogen oxide into the air. The adjustments are also made in the light of Directive 2006/11/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on pollution caused by certain dangerous substances discharged into the aquatic environment of the Community.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Entry into force on a date to be established by Royal Decree.
Serial Imprint
Staatsblad, No. 611 of 7 December 2006, 11 pp.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Wet van 22 november 2006, houdende wijziging van de Wet milieubeheer in verband met verduidelijking en verbetering van de regelgeving met betrekking tot de systemen voor de handel in broeikasgas- en NOx-emissierechten (Aanpassingswet handel in emissierechten).