Sustainability Regulation

Original Language Title: Nachhaltigkeitsverordnung

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157. Ordinance of the Federal Minister of Finance on the definition of sustainability criteria for biogenic substances (sustainability regulation)

Pursuant to Section 2 (4b) of the Mineral Oil Tax Act 1995, BGBl. N ° 630/1994, as last amended by the Federal Law BGBl. I n ° 112/2012, is assigned in agreement with the Federal Minister for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management:

§ 1. Biogenic substances within the meaning of § 2 (4) of the Petroleum Tax Act 1995 are only available if they comply with the sustainability requirements of the Regulation on agricultural raw materials for biofuels and bioliquids, BGBl. II No 250/2010, or of the 2012 Fuel Regulation, BGBl. II No 398/2012, as amended.

§ 2. This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 July 2014.