SI 2020/96. The Electricity and Gas (Internal Markets) Regulations 2020. Comes into force 25th February. These Regulations make amendments to references in the Gas Act 1986, the Electricity Act 1989 and the Utilities Act 2000, to implement Regulation (EU) 2019/942 establishing a European Union Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators.
SI 2020/40. The Carcinogens and Mutagens (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2020. Comes into force 2nd March. These Regulations amend the Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels (Health and Safety at Work) (Carcinogens and Mutagens) Regulations 2007 (SI 2007/3100) and the Mines Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/3248). They implement Directive 2017/2398/EC on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to carcinogens or mutagens at work. They also make provision to implement Directive 2017/2398/EC in relation to coal mine workers in Great Britain.
WSI 2020/44. The Official Controls (Animals, Feed and Food, Plant Health Fees etc.) (Wales) Regulations 2020. Comes into force 31st January. These Regulations replace the Official Controls (Animals, Food and Feed) (Wales) Regulations 2007(S.I. 2007/196 (W.15)) and substantially amend the Trade in Animals and Related Products (Wales) Regulations 2011 (S.I. 2011/2379 (W. 252)).