Legislative instrument details: Exchange of information Decision on fresh water (consolidated)

Classification
Legal name 77/795/EEC: Council Decision of 12 December 1977 establishing a common procedure for the exchange of information on the quality of surface fresh water in the Community - Repealed by Directive 2000/60/EC establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy
Short name Exchange of information Decision on fresh water (consolidated)
CELEX reference 31977D0795
Identification number 77/795/EEC
Issued by Council of the European Union
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Parent legislative instrument
Valid from 24/12/1977
Abstract Consolidated version: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?...

The decision establishes a common procedure for the exchange of information on the quality of surface fresh water in the Community.
The information covered by the exchange of information shall be: (a) the results of the measurements carried out by the sampling or measuring stations; (b) a description of the sampling, sample preservation and measuring methods used and the frequency of sampling.

The Decision is amended by:
-Council Decision 81/856/EEC of 19 October 1981 adapting, consequent upon the accession of Greece, Decision 77/795/EEC.
-Commission Decision 84/422/EEC of 24 July 1984 amending Annex I to Council Decision 77/795/EEC.
-Council Decision 86/574/EEC of 24 November 1986 amending Decision 77/795/EEC.
-Commission Decision 90/2/EEC of 14 December 1989 amending Annex I to Council Decision 77/795/EEC.
-Council Regulation (EC) No 807/2003 of 14 April 2003 adapting to Decision 1999/468/EC the provisions relating to committees which assist the Commission in the exercise of its implementing powers laid down in Council instruments adopted in accordance with the consultation procedure.
Reporting framework
Reporting obligations
DG Env review of reporting theme Water
Geographic scope European Union
Comments The Decision 77/795/EEC has been repealed by the Water Framework Directive 2000/60/EEC 7 years after its entry into force (i.e. on 22/12/2007).