The philippine clean air act of 1999 was signed into law by former president joseph estrada in july 27, 1999 republic act 8749 is an act providing for a comprehensive air pollution control policy and for other purposes was landmark legislation in philippine environmental protection. Republic act no 8749, otherwise known as the philippine clean air act, is a comprehensive air quality management policy and program which aims to achieve and. The clean air act, (cac), is an act passed by the federal government in 1963, after many state governments passed legslistaions about the bad air pollution link to plain te xt version below. Full text of the philippine clean air act of 1999 (republic act no 8749) featured on the world wide web by the law firm of chan robles & associates - philippines. The clean water act a blueprint for reform by william l andreen and shana campbell jones executive summary.
The clean air act (caa) of 1970 was the first of the major federal environmental laws apr 29, 2004 major amendments to the caa enacted in 1977 and 1990 made significant changes to the federal air pollution program, but the core of the program as it existed in 1970 remains the same. Ra 8749 - clean air act of 1999 (philippines) - download as pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online. Clean air act of 1999 (republic act 8749) link to the pdf version of the philippines clean air act file attachments: philippinescaapdf date of the resource: 1998.
Nine months after enactment of the clean air act amendments of 19891 and periodically thereafter as necessary to maintain a con- federal clean air act section 108. Provides a summary of the clean air act, the comprehensive federal law that regulates air emissions from stationary and mobile sources. The philippine clean water act of 2004 republic act 9275 salient features of the act the state shall pursue a policy of economic growth in a manner consistent with the. Article one: basic air quality policies section 1 - philippine clean air act of 1999 introduction short title and operated on the highways of the philippines. Clean air act: a summary of the act and its major requirements congressional research service summary this report summarizes the clean air act and its major regulatory requirements.
The clean air act (42 usc § 7401) is a united states federal law designed to control air pollution on a national level it is one of the united states' first and most influential modern environmental laws , and one of the most comprehensive air quality laws in the world. The clean air act—whose basic structure was established in 1970, and then amended in 1977 and 1990—is a united states federal law designed to protect human health and the environment from the effects of air pollution under the clean air act, the environmental protection agency (epa) is required. Original consultation summary this is a call for evidence to support a policy review of the clean air act (caa) 1993 in england this consultation was held on another website this consultation. Now on its 8th year, the clean air forum was established to review on a yearly basis the progress of implementation of republic act no 8749 or the philippine clean air act this year's theme.
The plain english guide to the clean air act provisions of the 1990 clean air act we have prepared this summary of the 1990 version of the clean air act because. Clean air act of 1963, 1970 and 1990 definition and summary of the clean air act summary and definition: the 1963 clean air act was amended in 1970 and 1990 and the law therefore consists of three sets of federal programs to establish air quality goals and to impose pollution control. The clean air act provides a framework for federal land managers such as the national park service to have a special role in decisions related to new sources of air pollution, and other pollution control programs to protect visibility, or how well you can see distant views.
The 1999 philippine clean air act was finally enacted into law in june this year as republic act 8749, after several years' debate in both the senate and the house of rep-resentatives. The philippine clean water act and water quality management the philippines 34 of philippine clean air act of 1999 it is mandated to implement on.
Philippines the philippines section 34 of the phil clean air act of 1999 (ra 8749) and section 2, rule xliv of denr ao no 2000-81, led to the. Clean water act: a summary of the law congressional research service summary the principal law governing pollution of the nation's surface waters is the federal water. Full text of the implementing rules of the philippine clean air act of 1999 (republic act no 8749) featured on the world wide web by the law firm of chan robles & associates - philippines. The 1977 clean air act amendments confirm this judgment for just as important as its deadlines and innovative nationwide standard-setting approach was the 1970 statute's underlying purpose: to raise the consciousness of the american public and american business regarding the importance of pollution control.