The EA is an essential agency for monitoring the environment, but policy making and amending is the DEP's and MEPPPC's jurisdiction.
(105.) See supra note 93 and accompanying text (describing role of MEPPPC as executive agency in charge of environmental policy).
As a result, the MEPPPC did not have legislative and administrative authority over all sectors of the environment.
(164.) See IPA 2010 Croatia Project Fiche, supra note 93, at 17 (defining MEPPPC's responsibilities); Task 1 for Croatia, supra note 93, at I (stating MEPPPC has prime responsibility for environment).
Integrating all segments and putting them in the jurisdiction of the ministry responsible for the environment, the MEPPPC, will lead to a more efficient approach to environmental protection and approximation.