10th February 2016

WSI 2016/118 (55)

The Smoke-free Premises etc. (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016. Came into force 4th February. This amendment provides a temporary exemption to the requirements of the Smoke-free Premises etc. (Wales) Regulations 2007 with respect to prisons up until 5th April 2017.

9th February 2016

SI 2016/127

The Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016. Comes into force 6th April. Section 1 (protection of wild birds, their nests and eggs) is amended.

5th February 2016

SSI 2016/88

SSI 2016/88. The Wester Ross Marine Conservation Order 2016. Comes into force 23rd March. This Order furthers the stated conservation objectives for the Wester Ross MPA insofar as they relate to burrowed mud, circalittoral muddy sand communities, flame shell beds, kelp and seaweed communities on sublittoral sediment, maerl beds, maerl or coarse shell gravel with burrowing sea cucumbers and northern feather star aggregations on mixed substrata.