Legislative instrument details: 1st daughter directive relating to limit values for NOx, SO2, PM2.5, PM10 and Pb in ambient air

Classification
Legal name Council Directive 1999/30/EC of 22 April 1999 relating to limit values for sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and oxides of nitrogen, particulate matter and lead in ambient air
Short name 1st daughter directive relating to limit values for NOx, SO2, PM2.5, PM10 and Pb in ambient air
CELEX reference 31999L0030
Identification number 1999/30/EC
Issued by Council of the European Union
URL to issuer http://ec.europa.eu/environment/air/ambi...
Parent legislative instrument Air quality framework directive
Valid from 19/07/1999
Abstract Member States shall ensure that up-to-date information on ambient concentrations of SO2, NOx, particulate matter and lead is routinely made available to the public.

The health limit values for NO2 and Pb must be met by 2010.
Member States have to prepare attainment programmes showing how the limit values will be met on time for those zones or agglomerations where attainments by "business as usual" cannot be presumed. These programmes must be made directly available to the public, and must also be sent to the Commission see Comm. Dec. 2004/224/EC.
Reporting framework
Reporting obligations
DG Env review of reporting theme Air
Comments The following directives were repealed by the 1st Daughter Directive:
Directive 80/779/EEC as last amended by Directive 89/427/EEC,
Directive 82/884/EEC, Directive 85/203/EEC as last amended by Directive 85/580/EEC

The Directive was amended by Commission Decision 2001/744/EC.