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National Water Act 36 of 1998

REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA

NATIONAL WATER ACT

Act No 36 of 1998

English text signed by the President)
(Assented to 20 August 1998)

ACT

To provide for fundamental reform of the law relating to water resources; to repeal certain laws; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

PREAMBLE

Recognising that water is a scarce and unevenly distributed national resource which occurs in many different forms which are all part of a unitary, interdependent cycle;

National Environmental Management Act Act 107 of 1998

NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT ACT 107 OF 1998
[ASSENTED TO 19 NOVEMBER 1998]
[DATE OF COMMENCEMENT: 29 JANUARY 1999]

(English text signed by the President)

ACT

To provide for co-operative environmental governance by establishing principles for decision-making on matters affecting the environment, institutions that will promote co-operative governance and procedures for co-ordinating environmental functions exercised by organs of state; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Preamble

Plastic Bags Regulation

GOVERNMENT NOTICE
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS AND TOURISM

No. R....................... .................... 2002

REGULATIONS UNDER SECTION 24(d) OF THE ENVIRONMENT CONSERVATION ACT (ACT NO. 73 OF 1989)

The Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism has, under section 24(d) of the Environment Conservation Act, 1989 (Act No. 73 of 1989), made the regulations as set out in the schedule hereto.

M.V. Moosa
MINISTER OF ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS AND TOURISM

SCHEDULE

PLASTIC BAGS REGULATIONS

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