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Decree No. 20 on Reservoir and Reservoir Management

This decree sets out the rule of principles, and measures management, monitoring, reservoir affairs, explore, create an account, and watershed management plan, assess and identify water reserves, and water resources, determine the amount of water flowing, water quality, and allocation management.

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Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Document reference # 20/gov
Issuing agency/parties
  • Prime Minister
Implementing agencies
  • Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
  • Lao
Formal type of document Decree
  • Hydropower dams
  • Irrigation and water management
  • SDG6 Clean Water and Sanitation

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Copyright No
Status Signed and in effect
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date January 20, 2021
Effective/Enforced Date March 4, 2021
Publication reference The Lao Official Gazette (
Links to source

The Lao Official Gazette Website:

Legacy reference document Decree_water_recevoir_20Jan2021.pdf
Keywords Reservoir,Reservoir Management,water management
Date uploaded February 19, 2021, 04:55 (UTC)
Date modified March 1, 2021, 02:25 (UTC)