Austria: new legislation related to travel and tourism

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The Austrian legislator has recently passed the follwoing acts related to travel and tourism:

  • amendment of the law regadring the hygiene of bathing waters requiring public information close to the water and access of the authorities for that purpose (BGBl  I 42/2012);
  • law concerning airport fees in international air travel, implementing Reg. 2009/12/EC (BGBl I 41/2012);
  • amendment of the law on the investigation of accidents in air travel, implementing requirements by ICAO and creating enforcement provisions with regard to Reg. 996/2010/EU (BGBl I 40/2012);

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