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Adopted legislation and rules

The following domestic laws and rules have drawn language or inspiration from the IDRL Guidelines:

Bhutan:

Disaster Management Act of 2013

See articles 14-18.

Bosnia & Herzegovina:

Instructions for Interdepartmental Coordination on the Occasion of Receiving, Sending and Transiting of International Assistance for Protection and Rescue Purposes, 3 September 2013.

Throughout

Burkina Faso

Loi No. 012-2014 d'orientation relative à la prévention et à la gestion des risques des crise humanitaires et des catastrophe (Law on the prevention and management of the risk humanitarian crises and disasters), 22 April 2014.

See chapter 10.

Cambodia:

Law on Disaster Management, 14 July 2015.

See chapter 5.

Colombia:

Ley 1523 de 2012 por la cual se adopta la política nacional de gestión del riesgo de desastres y se establece el Sistema Nacional de Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres y se dictan otras disposiciones (Law 1523 of 2012 adopting the National Policy on Disaster Risk Management and Establishing the National System of Disaster Risk Management and for other purposes), 24 April 2012.

See article 43. 

Resolución No. 035 del 16 de enero de 2015 del Consejo Nacional de Gestion de Riesgo, establiciendo la Comisión Técnica Nacional Asesora para la Gestión de la Cooperación Internacional.  (Resolution No. 35 of 16 January 2015 of the National Council on Risk Management establishing the National Technical Advisory Committee for the Management of International Cooperation) 

Ecuador:

“Regulation on Operating Permissions for the Delivery of  Aviation Transport Services”  (Official Registry No. 397 of 16 December 2014). 

See section 4.

Finland:

Pelastuslaki (Rescue Act), 379/2011, 29 April 2011.

See section 38

Indonesia:

Undang-Undang Tentang Penanggulangan Bencana (Law of the Republic of Indonesia Number 24 of 2007 Concerning Disaster Management), 26 January 2008.

See article 30

Government Regulation of Republic of Indonesia Number 23 of 2008 Concerning Participation of International Institutions and Foreign Non Governmental Institutions in Disaster Management, 28 February 2008.

Mexico:

Lineamientos generales para la expedición de visas que emiten las secretarías de Gobernación y de Relaciones Exteriores, November 2012 (General Guidelines for expediting visas, promulgated by the Secretaries of Governance and Foreign Affairs).

See pages 7 & 26.

Mozambique

Lei de Gestão das Calamidades (Law on Disaster Management), 20 June 2014

See article 22.

Myanmar

Disaster Management Rules, 7 April 2015

Unofficial English translation

See chapters X and XII

Namibia:

Disaster Risk Management Act, 2012, Act No. 10, 2012, in Government Gazette No. 5029, 3 September 2012.

See article 52.

The Netherlands:

Handboek Inkomende Buitenlandse Bijstand (Manual for incoming Foreign Assistance), Landelijk Operationeel Coördinatie Centrum (LOCC, National Operations Centre), version of October 2010. 

New Zealand:

National Crisis Management Centre, International Assistance Cell, Standard Operating Procedures, September 2009.

Norway:

Forskrift om utlendingers adgang til riket og deres opphold her (utlendingsforskriften) (Regulations of 19 October 2009 on the Entry of Foreigh Nationals into the Kingdom of Norway and their Stay in the Realm (Immigration Regulations)), 19 October 2009.

See section 3-18

Panama:

Decreto ejecutivo No. 320 (de 8 de agosto de 2008) “Que reglamenta el Decreto Ley No. 3 de 22 de febrero de 2008, que crea el Servicio Nacional de Migración y dicta otras disposiciones” (Executive Decree No. 320 (of 8 August 2008) "Regulating Law No. 3 of 22 February 2008 creating the National Service for migration and other dispositions"), 8 August 2008.

See section 6

Manual de Procedimiento de la Cancillería en caso de desastres (Manual on Procedures for the Foreign Ministry in the Case of Disasters), April 2009.

Paraguay:

Ley no. 5390 que reconoce a la Sociedad Nacional de la Cruz Roja Paraguaya (Law Recognizing the Paraguayan Red Cross), January 2015.

See articles 4-6.

Peru:

Decreto supremo que aprueba el Reglamento de la ley N° 29664, que crea el systema nacional de gestión del riesgo de disastres (SINAGERD) (Regulation approving Law 29664 creating a National Disaster Risk Management System (SINAGERD)), 26 May 2011.

See chapter IX. 

Directiva No. 001-2013-PCM/SINAGERD para la Asistencia Humanitaria Internacional ante Desasres de Gran Magnitud (appoved by Ministerial Resolution No. 0292-2103-PCM, 11 November 2013).

Throughout.

The Philippines:

Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act of 2010, Republic Act No. 10121, 27 July 2009.

See section 18

Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 10121, 27 September 2010.

See rule 14

Seychelles:

Disaster Risk Management Act (Act 15), 19 August 2014.

See part V. 

Tajikistan:

Law introducing changes and additions to the Customs Code of the Republic of Tajikistan (28 December 2012)

See article 7 (relevant section in unofficial translation)

Tax code amendments 17 September 2012

See articles 8, 10, 104, 110, 169 (some sections in unofficial translation)

Vietnam:

Law on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, 28 June 2013 (unofficial English translation)

See articles 37-41




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