Legislation

30th October 2018

SI 2018/1106

The Merchant Shipping (Work in Fishing Convention) Regulations 2018. Comes into force 31st December. These Regulations implement parts of the Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (Cm 7375). They apply to United Kingdom fishing vessels wherever they may be and to fishing vessels in United Kingdom waters. They set a minimum age for working as a fisherman, work agreements and payments, repatriation, accommodation, food and medical care. They cover inspection of fishing vessels. They also revoke and replace The Merchant Shipping (Provisions and Water) Regulations 1989 (SI 1989/102).

29th October 2018

SR 2018/184.

The Plant Health Order (Northern Ireland) 2018. Comes into force 1st December. This Order revokes and consolidates with amendments the Plant Health Order (Northern Ireland) 2006 (SR 2006/82) and replaces the Plant Health (Phytophthora ramorum) Order (Northern Ireland) 2005 (SR. 2005/23).

 

18th October 2018

SI 2018/1094.

The Special Fissile Materials (Right of Use and Consumption) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018.  Comes into force on Brexit day.  These Regulations end the unlimited right of use and consumption of special fissile materials, granted under Article 87 of the Euratom Treaty, as the collective ownership of special fissile materials, under Article 86 of the Treaty, will cease to be effective on the date the UK withdraws from the Treaty.