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Environmental Protection Law

Law 4/1994 for the Protection of the Environment Amended by Law 9/2009

Executive Regulation


Law 4/1994, has a greater role with respect to all governmental sectors as a whole. The law has been designated as the highest coordinating body in the field of the environment that will formulate the general policy and prepare the necessary plans for the protection and promotion of the environment. It will also, follow-up the implementation of such plans with competent administrative authorities.

The original text of the Act is in Arabic, and it is the one authorized official version.
The English translation can, therefore, only be considered as an aid to information dissemination.

Some provisions of Law 4 were amended by Law 9/2009, and Law 105/2015.