Portugal: Legislative Highlights Of January, February And March 2018

Last Updated: 5 July 2018
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THE ENVIRONMENT

DECREE NO. 2/2018 OF 31 JANUARY

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 22, SERIES I OF 31 JANUARY 2018

Summary: Concerning the revision of Decree no. 8/2016 of 15 April (regarding the National Administration of Conservation Areas, abbreviated to ANAC).

MINISTERIAL ORDER NO. 25/2018 OF 19 FEBRUARY – MINISTRY OF MINERAL RESOURCES AND ENERGY; MINISTRY OF LAND, THE ENVIRONMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT; MINISTRY OF GENDER, THE CHILD AND SOCIAL ACTION

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 35, SERIES I OF 19 FEBRUARY 2018

Summary: Approves the Action Plan for Environmental Evaluation and Social Strategy for the Mines and Natural Gas Sectors, including priorities, options and measures for its implementation.

MINISTERIAL ORDER NO. 31/2018 OF 30 MARCH – MINISTRY OF LAND, THE ENVIRONMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 64, SERIES I OF 30 MARCH 2018

Summary: Approves the directive for the construction, operation and closure of the Controlled Landfills.

LITIGATION

ORDER OF 8 FEBRUARY – SUPREME COURT

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 30, SERIES I OF 8 FEBRUARY 2018

Summary: Concerning the regular functioning of the Supreme Court.

DECISION NO. 1/P/CSMMP/2018 OF 8 MARCH –SUPERIOR COUNCIL OF THE JUDICIARY OF THE PUBLIC PROSECUTOR

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 48, SERIES I OF 8 MARCH 2018

Summary: Approves the Regulations da Inspectorate of the Public Prosecutor.

DECREE NO. 9/2018 OF 9 MARCH

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 49, SERIES I OF 9 MARCH 2018

Summary: Altera articles 2 and 3 of Decree no. 82/2009 of 29 December of the Court Fees Code (CCJ).

DECREE NO. 10/2018 OF 9 MARCH

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 49, SERIES I OF 9 MARCH 2018

Summary: Altera articles 46, 160 no. 3 and 167 no. 2 of the Court Fees Code, approved by Decree no. 43 809 of 20 July 1961, in the wording given by by Decree no. 67/2014 of 5 November.

COMMERCIAL

MINISTERIAL ORDER NO. 26/2018 OF 21 FEBRUARY – MINISTRY OF INDUSTRY AND TRADE

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 37, SERIES I OF 21 FEBRUARY 2018

Summary: Creates the Technical Unit to Implement the Strategy of Economic Development of the Nacala Corridor, abbreviated to UTI-PEDEC.

ADMINISTRATIVE

MINISTERIAL ORDER NO. 5/2018 OF 8 JANUARY – MINISTRIES OF STATE ADMINISTRATION AND THE CIVIL SERVICE, AND OF THE ECONOMY AND FINANCE

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 5, SERIES I OF 8 JANUARY 2018

Summary: Approves the Organic Statute of the Provincial Directorate of Youth and Sports.

DECISION NO. 2/2018 OF 28 FEBRUARY – INTER-MINISTERIAL COMMISSION FOR THE REFORM OF THE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 42, SERIES I OF 28 FEBRUARY 2018

Summary: Approves the Organic Statute of the National Inspectorate of Economic Activities.

DECISION NO. 7/2018 OF 21 MARCH – INTER-MINISTERIAL COMMISSION FOR THE REFORM OF THE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 57, SERIES I OF 21 MARCH 2018

Summary: Approves the Organic Statute of the Agrarian Development Fund, abbreviated to FDA.

DECISION NO. 8/2018 OF 21 MARCH – INTER-MINISTERIAL COMMISSION FOR THE REFORM OF THE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 57, SERIES I OF 21 MARCH 2018

Summary: Approves the Organic Statute of the Ministry of the Interior.

DECISION NO. 9/2018 OF 22 MARCH – INTER-MINISTERIAL COMMISSION FOR THE REFORM OF THE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 58, SERIES I OF 22 MARCH 2018

Summary: Approves the Organic Statute of the Mozambican Institute of Insurance Supervision and revokes the Organic Statute of the Mozambican Institute of Insurance Supervision, approved by Decree no. 29/2012 of 26 July.

CIVIL SERVICE

DECISION NO. 5/2018 OF 16 MARCH – INTER-MINISTERIAL COMMISSION FOR THE REFORM OF THE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 54, SERIES I OF 16 MARCH 2018

Summary: Creates the Specialist Career in Public Works and approves its professional qualifier.

DECREE NO. 5/2018 OF 26 FEBRUARY

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 40, SERIES I OF 26 FEBRUARY 2018

Summary: Approves the Regulations of the General Statute of the Servants and Agents of the State.

DECREE NO. 6/2018 OF 6 MARCH

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 46, SERIES I OF 6 MARCH 2018

Summary: Approves the Regulations on Granting Subsidies to Servants or Agents of the State on remand.

FINANCE

DECISION NO. 1/2018 OF 23 JANUARY

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 16, SERIES I OF 23 JANUARY 2018

Summary: Ratifies donation agreement no. 239-MZ and the Credit Amendment no. 5199-MZ, made between the Government of the Republic of Mozambique and the International Development Association (IDA), on 15 December 2017, in Maputo, in the amount of USD 28,000,000 (twenty-eight million United States dollars) destined for the additional financing of the project for to the Mining and Gas Technical Assistance (MAGTAP).

DECREE NO. 1/2018 OF 24 JANUARY

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 17, SERIES I OF 24 JANUARY 2018

Summary: Gives powers to the bodies and institutions of the State to make budgetary amendments in the context of the administration of the of the State Budget.

MINISTERIAL ORDER NO. 23/2018 OF 2 FEBRUARY – MINISTRY OF THE ECONOMY AND FINANCE

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 24, SERIES I OF 2 FEBRUARY 2018

Summary: Approves the Regulations on the Management of State Bank Accounts.

MINISTERIAL ORDER NO. 24/2018 OF 5 FEBRUARY – MINISTRY OF THE ECONOMY AND FINANCE

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 25, SERIES I OF 5 FEBRUARY 2018

Summary: Provides that during the financial year 2018, the use of Treasury Bills with a maximum limit of MZN 65,000,000,000 (sixty-five billion meticals).

DECISION NO. 7/2018 OF 20 MARCH – COUNCIL OF MINISTERS

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 56, SERIES I OF 20 MARCH 2018

Summary: Ratifies Donation Agreement no. 265-MZ, made between the Government of the Republic of Mozambique and the International Development Association (IDA), on 2 March 2018, in Maputo, in the amount of USD 80,000,000 (eighty million United States dollars), which is destined for the financing of the Programme to Strengthen Primary Healthcare.

DECISION NO. 8/2018 OF 20 MARCH – COUNCIL OF MINISTERS

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 56, SERIES I OF 20 MARCH 2018

Summary: Ratifies the GFF Donation Agreement no. TF0A6152-MZ, made between the Government of the Republic of Mozambique, the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and the International Development Association (IDA) – both acting as administrators of the Global Financing Facility, on 2 March 2018 in Maputo, in the amount of USD 15,000,000 (fifteen million United States dollars), which is destined for the financing of the Programme to Strengthen Primary Healthcare.

BANKING

NOTICE NO. 1/GBM//2018 – BANK OF MOZAMBIQUE OF 1 FEBRUARY

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 23, SERIES I OF 1 FEBRUARY 2018

Summary: Approves the Regulations on the Use of Intelligent Systems to Neutralise Metical Notes.

TAX

NOTICE OF 12 MARCH 2018

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 52, SERIES I OF 12 MARCH 2018

Summary: Concerning the correction of the error found in Law no. 17/2017 of 28 December, which makes amendments to the Excise Duty Code.

HEALTH

DECREE NO. 14/2018 OF 28 MARCH

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 62, SERIES I OF 28 MARCH 2018

Summary: Approves the Regulations on Health and Safety in the Public Administration.

TRANSPORT

MINISTERIAL ORDER NO. 30/2018 OF 15 MARCH – MINISTRIES OF TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS AND OF PUBLIC WORKS, HOUSING AND WATER RESOURCES

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 53, SERIES I OF 15 MARCH 2018

Summary: Approves the Regulations that set the Conditions for the Granting of Special Authorisations for Transit of Motor and Towing Vehicles of Excessive Weight or Size.

EMPLOYMENT

MINISTERIAL ORDER NO. 3/2018 OF 4 JANUARY – MINISTRY OF WORK, EMPLOYMENT AND SOCIAL SECURITY

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 3, SERIES I OF 4 JANUARY 2018

Summary: Approves the Internal Regulations of the Alberto Cassimo Institute of Professional Training and Labour Studies.

MINISTERIAL ORDER NO. 27/2018 OF 1 MARCH – MINISTRY OF WORK, EMPLOYMENT AND SOCIAL SECURITY

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 43, SERIES I OF 1 MARCH 2018

Summary: Approves the Internal Regulations of the Work Advisory Committee.

DECISION NO. 5/2018 OF 7 FEBRUARY – COUNCIL OF MINISTERS

BOLETIM DA REPÚBLICA NO. 27, SERIES I OF 7 FEBRUARY 2018

Summary: Approves the Development Plan of the Dolphin/Tuna Field, located in the northern part Area 1 Offshore, of the Rovuma Basin.

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