A Compilation of Environment Laws
Administrated By the Department of Environment
Edited by Md. Emdadul Haque
prepared by Md. Emdadul Huq, a senior Officer of the
Ministry of Law, provides the first completion of
Bangladesh environmental and pollution control laws
implemented and enforced by the Department of the
Environment. To enhance its practical value as a working
reference, legal texts have been annotated with reference
to relevant government implementation policies, directives
and procedural orders.
The book may serve as a reference guide to law enforcers
and legal practitioners - police, inspectors, public
prosecutors, defence councel, magistrates and judges- in
the processing of environmental civil and criminal cases.
This compilation should prove invaluable to investors,
entrepreneurs and industrial proponents, informing them of
environmental requirements and procedures with resulting
improved compliance. To facilitate this information
transfer, an English translation is provided of key
environmental laws and rules. Finally the book provides
valuable legal information of Bangladesh public and
non-government organizations dedicated to making action to
protect the environment.
It is available for download on a chapter-by-chapter
basis. Just click on the chapter heading below.