Legislation

20th March 2019

SI 2019/598

SI 2019/598. The Carriage of Dangerous Goods (Amendment) Regulations 2019. Comes into force 22nd April. These Regulations amend regulation 3 of the Transfrontier Shipment of Radioactive Waste and Spent Fuel Regulations 2008 in order to update the reference to Council Directive 96/29/Euratom laying down basic standards for the protection of the health of workers and the general public against the dangers arising from ionizing radiation.  They also amend the Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment Regulations 2009 in order to implement in provisions of Council Directive 2013/59/Euratom laying down basic safety standards for protection against the dangers arising from exposure to ionising radiation.

20th March 2019

SI 2019/590

SI 2019/590. The International Waste Shipments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Comes into force on Brexit day. These regulations amend legislation on international waste shipments; The Transfrontier Shipment of Waste Regulations 2007 and Regulation (EC) No 1013/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on shipments of waste.

19th March 2019

SI 2019/583

SI 2019/583.  The Ozone-Depleting Substances and Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019.   Comes into force on Brexit day.  Revokes Regulation 3 of Ozone-Depleting Substances Regulations 2015.  Makes minor amendments to the text of The Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases Regulations 2015. Also makes amendments to retained direct EU legislation; Regulation (EC) No 1005/2009 and Regulation (EU) No 517/2014.