The present Law implements the Directive 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources of 23 April 2009. In particular, the Law lays down provisions relating to building technology and building equipment, as well as to special environmental, health and energy requirements of buildings. Furthermore, the Law also applies to parcel of lands and other constructions and facilities subject to requirements of the present Law. The text consists of 56 articles divided into 13 Parts as follows: Sphere of application (1); Projects (2); Application (3); Preliminary examination procedure (4); Building permit (5); Regulations (6); Enforcement (7); Acceptance (8); Community institutions (9); Safety measures (10); Good neighbourhood (11); Penalties (12); Final provisions (13).
Implements: Directive 2010/30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on the indication by labelling and standard product information of the consumption of energy and other resources by energy-related products. (2010-05-19)
Implements: Directive 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and amending and subsequently repealing Directives 2001/77/EC and 2003/30/EC. (2009-04-23)
Implements: Forestry Act 1975. (2016)
Implements: Waste Management Act 2002. (2015)
Implements: Water Rights Act 1959. (2017)
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The Austrian Federal Government (German: Österreichische Bundesregierung) is a collective body that exercises executive power in the Republic of Austria.
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