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Name: National Environment Statute, 1995 (No. 4 of 1995).
Country: Uganda
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1995-05-17
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Statute Supplements, 1995-05-19, Vol. 88, No. 21, pp. 1-84
ISN: UGA-1995-L-56803
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Statute Supplements, 1995-05-19, Vol. 88, No. 21, pp. 1-84
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Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on sustainable management of the environment. Establishes an Authority as a coordinating, monitoring and supervisory body for this purpose. Section 4 establishes that every person has a right to a healthy envrironment. Section 56 provides guidelines for management of toxic and hazardous chemicals and materials, and Part VII deals with pollution control.
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