Legislation

6th March 2020

WSI 2020/206

WSI 2020/206. The Official Controls (Plant Health and Genetically Modified Organisms) (Wales) Regulations 2020. Comes into force 27th March. These Regulations implement Regulation (EU) 2016/2031 on protective measures against pests of plants and Regulation (EU) 2017/625 on the application of food and feed law, rules on animal health and welfare, plant health and plant protection products.

5th March 2020

SSI 2020/65

SSI 2020/65.  The Scottish Landfill Tax (Standard Rate and Lower Rate) Order 2020.  Comes into force 1st April. This Order specifies that the standard rate is £94.15 and the lower rate is £3.00.

12th February 2020

SI 2020/130

SI 2020/130.  The Electricity Supplier Obligations (Excluded Electricity) (Amendment) Regulations 2020. Comes into force 3rd April.  These Regulations amend the Electricity Supplier Obligations (Amendment & Excluded Electricity) Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/721).  The main changes cover:

Eligibility for EII (electricity-intensive industries) certificates Period for which EII certificates are valid Period on which proportion of electricity set out in EII certificates is based The reporting process required.