Act of 30 January 2002 amending certain provisions of the Law on pollution of surface waters related to the purification of urban waste water and conferability on the granting of permits for the granting of the authorisation of water
We Beatrix, at the grace of God, Queen of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau, etc. etc. etc.
All those who will see or hear these read, saluut! do know:
So We have taken into consideration that it is desirable in the Surface water pollution law To make certain provisions for the purification of urban waste water related to water quality water supply, as well as to the designation of bodies of water as a result of that law for the surface waters concerned, to authorisation to grant authorisation;
For instance, we, the Council of State, and with the mean consultations of the States-General, have been well-liked and understood to be right and to be understood as saying:
A permit, as referred to in Article 1 (1), first and third paragraphs, of the surface water pollution act , which has been granted by Member States before the entry into force of this Act, or by the administration of a municipality or of any other public body to which it applies Article 6 of that Act the power of authorisation has been granted, it shall be considered as having been granted by the management of the competent watership.
The text of the Surface water pollution law shall be placed in the Official Gazette.
This Act shall enter into force on a date to be determined by Royal Decree and may, as far as it is concerned, be Article I (I) to (O) , work back up to and including a time to be determined in that decision.
Burdens and orders, which it will be placed in the Official Gazette, and that all ministries, authorities, colleges and officials, who so concern, will keep their hands on the precise execution.
Given at The Hague, 30 January 2002
The Secretary of State for Transport and Water,
Mr. J. M. de VriesPublished the twenty-sixth February 2002
The Minister of Justice,
A. H. Korthals