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  1. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Austria, Europe, Western Europe

    An Act by the regional parliament of Salzburg on the protection of soil from harmful substances. In order to avoid harmful effects on human beings, animals and plants the aims of the said Act are as follows: the conservation and protection of soils and its functions, the improvement and restoration of the functions of soils and the prevention of soil erosion and soil compaction in general.

  2. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Germany, Europe, Western Europe

    A basic Ordinance in the field of land use planning in the Land of Bayern. The underlying principle of the present Act is that the environment and nature has to be safeguarded for future generations. Part B deals with nature and landscape; agriculture and forestry; energy supply; water ressources; technical environment protection. Eleven Annexes are enclosed.

  3. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Switzerland, Europe, Western Europe

    The present Law lays down provisions concerning land use planning, protection of the environment and building regulations. The Canton shall issue guidelines for land use planning and local authorities shall issue guidelines for its application. They shall also ensure the application of all legislation dealing with the environment. Article 40 deals with the conservation, care and configuration of landscape, nature protection regions, and cultural heritage.

  4. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Switzerland, Europe, Western Europe

    The present Decree lays down provisions on soil improvements. Subject to available funds, the State promotes and supports undertakings and enterprises which aim to improve soil conditions. Therefore land reclamation will be carried out with a view to fertilize unusable land as well as to reinstall destroyed land. In order to carry out soil improvements all interested parties must form a cooperative authorized by the Canton.

  5. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Switzerland, Europe, Western Europe

    The present Ordinance implements the Cantonal Law on soil improvement of 4 December 1994. All soil improvements must bear carried out taking into consideration the need for a sustainable and low cost agricultural production, the conservation and promotion of landscape, a sustainable general development of nature and landscape, as well as land use planning. The text consists of 70 articles divided into 5 Parts as follows: General provisions (I); Implementation (II); Unincorporated enterprises (III); Cooperatives (IV); Transitional and final provisions (V).

  6. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Switzerland, Europe, Western Europe

    Article 1 of the above-mentioned Decree rules that a Fund for soil improvement is established over which the Plant Commission has the control. Among other matters, it shall be responsible for the compensation of emergency cases of soil pollution, should the federal contributions be not sufficient. The text consists of 8 articles.

  7. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Switzerland, Europe, Western Europe

    The purpose of the present Law is to regulate expropriation proceedings. Article 4 establishes the setting up of an Expropriation Commission defining its composition and its tasks. The text consists of 53 articles divided into 6 Parts as follows: Sphere of application and organisation (1); Principles of expropriation law (2); Compensation (3); Proceedings (4); Restitution of land (5); Transitional and final provisions (6).

  8. Library Resource
    Regulations
    Switzerland, Europe, Western Europe

    The present Ordinance lays down provisions relating to the granting of financial contributions for the conservation of natural flora in the Canton of Appenzell Inner-Rhoden and establishes measures relating to biological qualities of plots of land. The Agriculture and Forestry Office is charged with the implementation of the present Ordinance. The text consists of 11 articles divided into 4 Parts as follows: General provisions (I); Biological quality and harmonization of ecological measures pertaining to plots of land (II); Subsidies (III); Final provisions (IV).

  9. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Switzerland, Europe, Western Europe

    The present Act lays down provisions relating to land use planning in the Canton of Nidwald. In particular, it ensures an economical use of soil, regulated settlements with a view to conserve natural living space, the cultural heritage of the Canton, a sustainable development and coordination of competences. It aims also at the unification of the construction law.

  10. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Switzerland, Europe, Western Europe

    The present Law implements and completes the Federal Agriculture Act of 29 April 1998. The purpose of the present Law is to promote and improve the agriculture, including alpine economy, as well as to create a favourable framework for its sustainable development.

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