Ley No. 16.466 - Medio Ambiente;
Declares as national and general interest the protection of the environment against any kind of destruction or contamination, as well as the prevention of the negative or harmful environmental impact and the restoration of damages caused to the environment by human activities.
Public domain government legislation re-posted as a PDF document as part of an Institutional Repository collection to aggregate energy policy.
Asamblea General del Uruguay. "Law No. 16.466 - Environment." (1994). https://digitalrepository.unm.edu/la_energy_policies/280