The Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations, 1998

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Field Value
Extractive Sector Oil and Gas
Country Uganda
Year 1998
Natural Resource Charter Precept Precept 5: Local Effects
Document Type Statute
RGI Sub-component Local impact
RGI Questions 1.3.1a: Are extractive companies required to prepare an EIA and/or SIA prior to development?,
1.3.3a: Are extractive companies required to prepare environmental mitigation management plans prior to development?,
1.3.5a: Do rules require the government to set penalties (i.e. fines, license suspension or license revocation) for non-compliance with environmental mitigation management plans?
Did this document contribute to RGI scoring? Used for scoring
Are the RGI questions here tagged with law and/or practice Law
Publisher Uganda Printing and Publishing Corporation
Author Republic of Uganda
Source or API link http://www.nemaug.org/regulations/eia_egulations.pdf
Version 2017 Resource Governance Index
Maintainer Natural Resource Governance Institute
Maintainer Email Natural Resource Governance Institute