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News: January 2009

MAJILIS INTRODUCE AMENDMENTS TO ECOLOGICAL CODE

The Majiliss (Lower House of the Kazakh Parliament) Ecology and Natural Use Committee introduced amendments to the Ecological Code in the part of import of environmentally unsound technologies and equipment, offering the House to discuss them in the first reading, Kazinform reports.

In accordance with the amendments, the ban for import of environmentally unsound technologies and equipment is set by the Ecological Code and not at the Governments discretion. The developer of the bill On introduction of amendments to the Ecological Code of Kazakhstan on the issues of regulation of import of environmentally unsound technologies and equipment agreed with all amendments.

Zh. Baitelesov

Source: KAZINFORM, 25.01.2009