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Decree Law No. 152/2019

Publication: Republic Diary No. 196/2019, Series I of 2019-10-11
  • Issuer: Presidency of the Council of Ministers
  • Diploma Type: Decree Law
  • Number: 152/2019
  • Pages: 14 - 17

Summary in plain english

What is it?

This decree-law removes the property called “Doca da Marinha” (Navy Docks) from the military and water public domain, integrating it into the municipal public domain.

What is going to change?

“Doca da Marinha”, due to its relevance and location, is now part of the municipal public domain of Lisbon, namely, to requalify the riverside front of Lisbon.

What advantages does it bring?

This decree-law allows a more effective and rational management of the uses of “Doca da Marinha”, since it is an area without recognized port use, ensuring the protection of water resources.

Therefore, the objectives of reorganization and requalification of the military infrastructures pursued by the Armed Forces are met.

When does it enter into force?

This decree-law enters into force on the day following its publication.

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