Article 2.5.2.1.3.

§ 1.

The following institutions and bodies are competent with regard to the implementation of Section 2.5.2:

 

1°  the Flanders Environment Agency is charged with:
  a)  assessment of the air quality;
  b)  ensuring the accuracy of measurements;
  c)  analysis of the assessment methods;
  d)   cooperation with the other Member States and the European Commission regarding assessment of air quality and ensuring the quality of measuring methods;
the Interregional Centre for the Environment (IRCEL) as stated in Article 6 of the agreement of cooperation between the Brussels-Capital, Flemish and Walloon Regions of 18 May 1994 related to the supervision of emissions in the air and the structuring of information, is charged with:
  a)  the coordination of reports to the European Commission;
  b)  the coordination of any Community programmes for quality assurance organised by the European Commission;
the division, competent for air pollution, is charged with:
  a) proposing measures, air quality plans and short-term action plans to improve air quality to the Flemish minister;
  b) cooperation with the other Member States and the European Commission;
the Flemish minister is charged with:
  a) submitting measures, air quality plans and short-term action plans to improve air quality to the Government of Flanders;
  b) the recognition of the measuring systems (methods, equipment, networks and laboratories). The competent institutions and bodies stated in paragraph 1 shall, where applicable, comply with the provisions of Appendix 2.5.3.1, Part C.

 

 

 

§ 2.

The Flanders Environment Agency shall send a copy of the information stated in paragraph 1, 1° to the Division, competent for air pollution.