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Title: Faolex Myanmar pages
Description/subject: Search for Myanmar...52 laws and regulations relating to the environment...latest material, 2011
Language: English
Source/publisher: Faolex
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 17 May 2013


Individual Documents

Title: ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT RULES - DRAFT
Date of publication: 25 March 2013
Description/subject: "Pursuant to Section ? of the Law there shall be established a system of environmental impact assessment which shall require any proposed project or business or activity or undertaking in Myanmar by any ministry, government department, corporation, board, development committee, local authority, company, cooperative, institution, enterprise, firm or individual likely to have a significant impact on the environment to obtain approval for its implementation in accordance with these Rules...".....သဘာ၀ပတ္၀န္းက်င္ အက်ိဳးသက္ေရာက္မႈ ေလ့လာအကဲျဖတ္သံုးသပ္ျခင္း ဥပေဒမူၾကမ္း
Language: English
Source/publisher: Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry, Government of the Union of Myanma
Format/size: pdf (160K)
Alternate URLs: http://www.aecen.org/sites/default/files/draft_eia_rules.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 May 2013


Title: Farmland Rules - Notification No 62/2012 (English)
Date of publication: 31 August 2012
Description/subject: Notification No 62/2012 - 14 Waxing Wagaung 1374 ME (31, August, 2012) - Designating the Date of Coming into Force of Farm Land Law...The Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation promulgated the following rules by using the power vested by the section-42, sub-section (a) of farm land law with the approval of Pyidaungsu Government.... 1. These rules shall be called farm land rules. 2. The words and expressions contained in these rules shall mean as contained in Farm Land Law. And the following words shall mean as described..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Republic of the Union of Myanmar President Office
Format/size: pdf (159K)
Date of entry/update: 14 January 2013


Title: Farmland Rules - Notification No. 62/2012 ၂၀၁၂ ခုႏွစ္၊ ျပည္ေထာင္စုလႊတ္ေတာ္ ဥပေဒအမွတ္ ၆၂) ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံ လယ္ယာစိုက္ပ်ိဳ
Date of publication: 31 August 2012
Language: Burmese/ ျမန္မာဘာသာ
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation
Format/size: pdf (189K-OBL version; 213K-original)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmarpoliceforce.org/images/pdf/35.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 June 2013


Title: Vacant, Fallow and Virgin Lands Management Rules - Notification No. 1/2012 (English)
Date of publication: 31 August 2012
Description/subject: The Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation, exercising its given rights, and with the approval of the Union Government, has issued the following rules in accordance with Section 34, Subsection (a) of the Vacant, Fallow and Virgin Lands Management Law - 1. These rules shall be called the Vacant, Fallow and Virgin Lands Management Rules. 2. The terms and expressions used in these rules shall have the same meaning as used in the Vacant, Fallow and Virgin Lands Management Law. In addition, the following expressions shall have the meanings as stated below:
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Republic of the Union of Myanmar Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (Unofficial Translation by UN-Habitat)
Format/size: pdf (295K)
Date of entry/update: 14 January 2013


Title: Environment Conservation Law - Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 9/2012 (English)
Date of publication: 30 March 2012
Language: English
Source/publisher: Pyidaungsu Hluttaw
Format/size: pdf (58K)
Date of entry/update: 22 June 2013


Title: Environment Conservation Law - Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 9/2012 /ပတ္ဝန္းက်င္ထိန္းသိမ္းေရးဥပေဒ (၂ဝ၁၂ ခုႏွစ္၊ ျပည္ေထာင္စုလႊတ္ေတာ္ဥပေ
Date of publication: 30 March 2012
Language: Burmese/ ျမန္မာဘာသာ
Source/publisher: Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law, "The Mirror" ("Kyemon") ေၾကးမံု 1 April 2012
Format/size: pdf (56K, 205K)
Alternate URLs: http://www.burmalibrary.org/KN/9_2012_Enveronment_Conservation_Law_Mirror2012-04-01.pdf
Date of entry/update: 29 April 2012


Title: Farmland Act - Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 11/2012 / ၂၀၁၂ ခုႏွစ္၊ ျပည္ေထာင္စု လႊတ္ေတာ္ ဥပေဒ အမွတ္ ၁၁လယ္ယာေျမ ဥပေဒ (၂၀၁၂ ခုႏွစ္ မ
Date of publication: 30 March 2012
Description/subject: agrarian
Language: Burmese/ ျမန္မာဘာသာ
Source/publisher: "The Mirror" ("Kyemon") ေၾကးမံု 3 April 2012
Format/size: pdf (44K, 143K-"Mirror" version; 125K, Alternate URL))
Alternate URLs: http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs13/Farmland_Act%28bu%29.pdf
http://www.burmalibrary.org/KN/30.3.12_Farmland_law-red.pdf
Date of entry/update: 05 April 2012


Title: Vacant, Fallow and Virgin Land Management Act - Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 10/2012 (၂၀၁၂ ခုႏွစ္ ျပည္ေထာင္စုလႊတ္ေတာ္ ဥပေဒအမွတ္ (၁၀) မလြတ္၊ ေျမလပ္ႏွ
Date of publication: 30 March 2012
Description/subject: Vacant, Fallow and Virgin Land Management
Language: Burmese/ ျမန္မာဘာသာ
Source/publisher: "The Mirror" ("Kyemon") ေၾကးမံု 2 April 2012
Format/size: pdf (86K)
Alternate URLs: http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs13/Vacant_Fallow_and_Virgin_Land_Management_Act%28bu%29.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 April 2012


Title: Vacant, Fallow and Virgin Land Management Act - Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 10/2012 (English)
Date of publication: 30 March 2012
Description/subject: Unofficial translation by UN-Habitat
Language: English
Source/publisher: Pyidaungsu Hluttaw
Format/size: pdf (292K)
Date of entry/update: 17 June 2012


Title: The Conservation of Water Resources and Rivers Law - SPDC Law No. 8/2006 (English)
Date of publication: 02 October 2006
Description/subject: The Union of Myanmar The State Peace and Development Council... The Conservation of Water Resources and Rivers Law... (The State Peace and Development Council Law No. 8/2006) ...The 11th Waxing Day of Thadingyut, 1368 ME (2nd October, 2006)
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Peace and Development Council
Format/size: pdf (25K)
Date of entry/update: 23 May 2012


Title: The Fertilizer Law - SPDC Law No. 7/2002 (English)
Date of publication: 01 October 2002
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Peace and Development Council (SPDC) via The Burma Lawyers' Council
Format/size: pdf (83K), html (41K)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs/Fertiliser%20Law.htm
http://web.archive.org/web/20110902222755/http://www.blc-burma.org/html/Myanmar%20Law/lr_e_ml02_07....
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: The Forest Department Notification No. 583/94 (English)
Date of publication: 26 October 1994
Description/subject: List of protected animals
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Law and Order Restoration Council (SLORC)
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: The 1994 Mines Law - SLORC Law No. 8/94 (English)
Date of publication: 06 September 1994
Description/subject: The State Law and Order Restoration Council... The Myanmar Mines Law... (The State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No 8/94)... The 2nd Waxing Day of Tawthalin, 1356 M.E. (6th September, 1994) "The objectives of this Law are as follows: a.to implement the Mineral Resources Policy of the Government; b.to fulfil the domestic requirements and to increase export by producing more mineral products; c.to promote development of local and foreign investment in respect of mineral resources; d.to supervise, scrutinize and approve applications submitted by person or organization desirous of conducting mineral prospecting, exploration or production; e.to carry out for the development of, conservation, utilization and research works of mineral resources; f.to protect the environmental conservation works that may have detrimental effects due to mining operation..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Law and Order Restoration Council (SLORC)
Format/size: html, pdf (82K)
Alternate URLs: http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs15/1994-SLORC_Law1994-08-The_%20Myanmar_Mines_Law-en.pdf
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: The Protection of Wildlife and Conservation of Natural Areas Law - SLORC Law No. 6/94 (English)
Date of publication: 08 June 1994
Description/subject: "The Wild Life Protection Act, 1936 is hereby repealed"
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Law and Order Restoration Council
Format/size: pdf (92K)
Alternate URLs: http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs15/1994-Protection-of-Wildlife-and-Conservation-of-Natural-Areas-La...
Date of entry/update: 09 December 2010


Title: The Forest Law - SLORC Law No. 8/92 (English)
Date of publication: 03 November 1992
Description/subject: The State Law and Order Restoration Council - The Forest Law - (The State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No. 8/92)- The 9th Waning Day of Tazaungmon, 1354 M.E. (3rd November, 1992
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Law and Order Restoration Council (SLORC)
Format/size: pdf (89K), html (34K)
Alternate URLs: http://web.archive.org/web/20110902222123/http://www.blc-burma.org/html/myanmar%20law/lr_e_ml92_08....
http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs15/1992-SLORC_Law1992-08-Forest_Law-en.pdf
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: The Freshwater Fisheries Law - SLORC Law No. 1/91 (English)
Date of publication: 04 March 1991
Description/subject: State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No. 1/91 (4 March 1991)
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Law and Order Restoration Council
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://web.archive.org/web/20110902222123/http://www.blc-burma.org/html/myanmar%20law/Indexs/lr_law...
Date of entry/update: 09 December 2010


Title: The Private Industrial Enterprise Law - SLORC Law No. 22/90 (English)
Date of publication: 26 November 1990
Description/subject: The State Law and Order Restoration Council - The Private Industrial Enterprise Law - (The State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No. 22/90) - The 10th Waxing Day of Nadaw, 1352 M.E. (26th November, 1990
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Law and Order Restoration Council (SLORC) via The Burma Lawyers' Council
Format/size: pdf (74K), html
Alternate URLs: http://web.archive.org/web/20110902222146/http://www.blc-burma.org/html/Myanmar
%20Law/lr_e_ml90_22.htm
Date of entry/update: 09 December 2010


Title: The Pesticide Law - SLORC Law No. 10/90 (English)
Date of publication: 11 May 1990
Description/subject: The State Law and Order Restoration Council - The Pesticide Law - (The State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No. 10/90) - The 3rd Waning Day of Kason, 1352 M.E. (11th May, 1990)
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Law and Order Restoration Council (SLORC) via The Burma Lawyers' Council
Format/size: pdf (83K), html
Alternate URLs: http://web.archive.org/web/20110902222123/http://www.blc-burma.org/html/myanmar%20law/lr_e_ml90_10....
Date of entry/update: 09 December 2010


Title: The Myanmar Marine Fisheries Law - SLORC Law No. 9/90 (English)
Date of publication: 25 April 1990
Description/subject: State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No. 9/90 (25 April 1990)
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Law and Order Restoration Council (SLORC) via The Burma Lawyers' Council
Format/size: pdf (82K), html
Alternate URLs: http://web.archive.org/web/20110902222005/http://www.blc-burma.org/html/Myanmar%20Law/lr_e_ml90_09....
http://eelink.net/~asilwildlife/MyanmarFisheries.htm
Date of entry/update: 09 December 2010


Title: Law relating to the Fishing Rights of Foreign Fishing Vessels - SLORC Law No. 11/89 (English)
Date of publication: 02 April 1989
Description/subject: State Law and Order Restoration Council Law No. 11/89 (2 April 1989)
Language: English
Source/publisher: State Law and Order Restoration Council
Format/size: pdf (442K), html
Alternate URLs: http://www.fao.org/fi/oldsite/FCP/en/MMR/profile.htm
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Burma Wild Life Protection Rules, 1941.
Date of publication: 02 January 1941
Description/subject: Department of Agriculture and Forests Notification Rangoon, the 2nd January 1941. No. 2 Under section 26 of the Burma Wild Life Protection Act, 1936 the Governor makes the following rules to carry out the several objects and purposes of the said Act. Rules under the Burma Wild Life Protection Act, 1936.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Govt. of Burma (Department of Agriculture and Forests )
Format/size: html (52K)
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003