Legislation

3rd July 2019

SI 2019/1075

SI 2019/1075. The Plant Health (Forestry) (Amendment) (England) Order 2019. Comes into force 23rd July. This Order amends the Plant Health (Forestry) Order 2005 (SI 2005/2517) in relation to England to implement—

(a)Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2018/1503 – control of Aromia bungii (b)Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2018/1959 – control of Agrilus planipennis from wood originating in Canada and in the United States of America (c)Commission Implementing Directive (EU) 2019/523 – control of various organisms harmful to plants or plant products.

The principal amendment is to Schedule 4.

3rd July 2019

SI 2019/1070

SI 2019/1070. The Plant Health (England) (Amendment) Order 2019. Comes into force 23rd July. This Order amends the Plant Health (England) Order 2015 (SI 2015/610) to implement— (a)Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2018/1503 – control of Aromia bungii (b)Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2019/449 – control of Phyllosticta citricarpa (c)Commission Implementing Directive (EU) 2019/523 – control of various organisms harmful to plants or plant products It also introduces emergency measures to prevent the introduction of Rose rosette virus and its vector Phyllocoptes fructiphilus

The principal amendment is to Schedule 4.

28th June 2019

SI 2019/1056

SI 2019/1056   The Climate Change Act 2008 (2050 Target Amendment) Order 2019.  Comes into force 26th June.  This Order amends Section 1 of the Climate Change Act 2008 (c. 27).  It increases the minimum percentage by which the net UK carbon account for the year 2050 must be lower than the 1990 baseline from 80% to 100%.