WSI 2016/55 (W25). The Developments of National Significance (Procedure) (Wales) Order 2016. Came into force 2nd February. This Order makes provision for the manner in which applications for planning permission with respect of such developments are to be dealt with by the Welsh Ministers.
Commission Regulation amending Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1334/2008 as regards removal from the Union list of certain flavouring substances. Comes into force 2nd March. The substances are vetiverol (FL No 02.214), vetiveryl acetate (FL No 09.821), methyl-2-mercaptopropionate (FL No 12.266), 2-acetyl-1,4,5,6-tetrahydropyridin (FL No 14.079), and 2-propionyl pyrroline 1 % vegetable oil triglycerides (FL No 14.168).
The Water Environment (Amendment of Part IIA of the Environmental Protection Act 1990: Contaminated Land)(Scotland) Regulations 2016. Coming into force 8th March. Amends section 78YB of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 with regard to the granting of rememdiation notices.