Amendments To The Law On The Energy Performance Of Buildings

Original Language Title: Grozījumi Ēku energoefektivitātes likumā

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Read the untranslated law here: https://www.vestnesis.lv/op/2016/57.3

The Saeima has adopted and the President promulgated the following laws: the law on the energy performance of buildings to do building energy efficiency Act (the Latvian journal, 2012, no 201) the following amendments: 1. Supplement article 14 with the third, fourth and fifth paragraph as follows: "(3) the public buy or rent the buildings only, which corresponds to article 4 of this law in the energy-efficiency requirements for the dissemination of the building. (4) in the third paragraph of this article, the requirements may not apply if the public buys the building, which requires government functions and the initiation of the use intended to restore or reconstruct according to this law, in article 4, third paragraph, the requirements or pull down. (5) in the third paragraph of this article, the requirements may not apply, if there is at least one of the following conditions: 1) buildings with this law set out in article 4 of the energy-efficiency requirements for the technical or functional, it is not possible to provide; 2) between the real estate marketers or lessors do not sufficient competition exists; 3) higher efficiency criteria in the purchase or rental of a building is not economically viable. " 2. transitional provisions be supplemented by 7 and 8 points by the following: "7. the buildings, which are passed in the direct use of the authority, starting with April 1, 2016, and which do not meet the minimum requirements for energy efficiency, within a period of three years from the day of conclusion of the lease agreement introduces at least three buildings in the dissemination of the report concerned the following energy efficiency measures, uzlabojošo the costs of which are cost effective future (planned) lifetime. 8. the buildings, which are passed in the direct use of the authority until March 31, 2016, the lease contract is not applicable at the time of this law, in article 13, first paragraph, the requirements laid down in paragraph 2. " 3. Make the informative reference to European Union directives as follows: "Informative reference to European Union directives, the law includes provisions resulting from: 1) of the European Parliament and of the Council of 19 May 2010 the 2010/31/EU directive on the energy performance of buildings; 2) of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 the 2012/27/EU directives on energy efficiency, amending Directive 2009/125/EC and 2010/30/EU and repealing Directive 2004/8/EC and 2006/32/EC, the requirements for the building of the State purchases. " The Parliament adopted the law on 10 March 2016. The President of the Parliament instead of the President i. Mūrniec Riga 2016 March 22.