Law, Regulations and EIA: Vietnam
This Decree stipulates details for the implementation of the Law on Environmental Protection passed by the National Assembly of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam on the 27th of December 1993 and promulgated by the President of the State in Decision No. 29L/CTN on the 10th of January 1994.
The stipulations of this Decree apply to all activities of Vietnamese organizations and individuals and foreign organizations and individuals on the territory of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam covered by the Law on Environmental Protection.
The stipulations on environmental protection concerning international relations must be carried out in conformity with the Law on Environmental Protection and other prescriptions concerned of Vietnam’s law and the international treaties which Vietnam has signed or acceded to.
In case an international treaty which Vietnam has signed or acceded to stipulates differently from this Decree, the stipulations of that international treaty shall prevail.