1.5 Necessary Amendments and Tasks in the Near Future

As the PLA came into force only a few years ago, there is no need for large-scale amendments. The only amendment that is currently prepared is related to the full inclusion of all impact assessment regulations in the Planning Act and excluding them from the act dealing with impact assessment. The need for this amendment derives from the fact that regulating planning with two acts creates confusion and only hinders reaching the objective - achieving better and more thorough consideration of environment in spatial planning.