Legislation

18th March 2019

SI 2019/571

SI 2019/571. The Shipments of Radioactive Substances (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Comes into force on Brexit day. These Regulations revoke Council Regulation (Euratom) 1493/93. Following the revocation the Regulations provide for a similar regime in relation to the import of sealed sources into the UK from European Union Member States.

14th March 2019

SI 2019/544

SI 2019/544. The Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Amendment and Power to Modify) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Comes into force on Brexit day. Amends: • Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Licensing etc.) Regulations 2010 • Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Termination of Licences) Regulations 2011 • Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Access to Infrastructure) Regulations 2011

Parts 2 and 3 of these Regulations make amendments to secondary legislation in the field of environmental protection and, in particular, amend legislation relating to the geological storage of carbon dioxide. Part 4 of the Regulations gives the Secretary of State the power to modify technical requirements applicable to storage sites regulated by the Oil and Gas Authority.

 

 

14th March 2019

SI 2019/539

SI 2019/539.  The Ecodesign for Energy-Related Products and Energy Information (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Comes into force on Brexit day. Amends:

Ecodesign for Energy-Related Products Regulations 2010 Energy Information Regulations 2011

These Regulations make amendments to legislation in the field of ecodesign and energy labelling for energy-related products. Schedule 1 amends the Ecodesign for Energy-Related Products Regulations 2010, including conferring a power for the Secretary of State to set ecodesign requirements in paragraph 12; Schedule 2 amends product-specific ecodesign-related regulations; Schedule 3 amends the Energy Information Regulations 2011; Schedule 4 amends Regulation (EU) 2017/1369 setting a framework for energy labelling including conferring a power for the Secretary of State to introduce and rescale energy labels in paragraph 11; and Schedule 5 amends product-specific energy labelling-related regulations.