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Regulation on the state of surface water.

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
This Regulation of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia, which is composed of 16 articles and one Annex, lays down: (1) criteria for assessment of surface water; (2) environmental quality standards for determining the chemical status and criteria, and environmental quality standards for determining the ecological status of surface waters; (3) the way of monitoring of surface water. This Regulation for the chemical status of surface water establishes: (a) chemical parameters for determining the chemical status of surface water; (b) environmental quality standards for the parameters of the chemical status of surface water; (c) criteria for determining the chemical status of surface water. This Regulation for the ecological status of surface water establishes: (a) elements of quality assessment of ecological status and ecological potential of surface water; (b) metrics for the evaluation of individual biological components of ecological status; (c) parameters for the evaluation of different chemical quality elements supporting the biological elements of ecological status; (d) parameters for the evaluation of some physical and chemical quality elements supporting the biological elements of ecological status; (e) parameters for the evaluation of individual hydromorphological quality elements supporting the biological elements of ecological status; (f) classes and descriptive definitions of classes of ecological status of surface water; (g) limit values for particular classes of ecological status for the evaluation of the biological elements of ecological status; (h) limit values for different classes of ecological status for specific pollutants; (i) limit values for particular classes of ecological status of physical and chemical parameters; (j) criteria for evaluation of individual elements of ecological status; (k) criteria for assessing the ecological status of water.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Regulation entered into force on 7 March 2009.
Repealed
No
Serial Imprint
Official Gazette No. 14/2009
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Uredba o stanju povrsinskih voda.