Legislation

2nd September 2019

SSI 2019/271

SSI 2019/271.  The Environmental Protection (Cotton Buds) (Scotland) Regulations 2019.  Comes into force 12th October. These regulations prohibit the manufacture and the sale of plastic stemmed cotton buds.

22nd August 2019

SR 2109/159

SR 2019/159.  The Invasive Alien Species (Enforcement and Permitting) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019.  Comes into force 1st December. This Order provide for criminal offences relating to breach of requirements of Regulation (EU) No. 1143/2014 on the prevention and management of the introduction and spread of invasive alien species.

25th July 2019

WSI 2019/1165

WSI 2019/1165. The Hazardous Waste (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2019.  Comes into force 14th August. These Regulations amend the Hazardous Waste (Wales) Regulations 2005 by substituting a new version of Schedule 8  “Consignee’s return to producer or holder”