Legislation

11th March 2020

SI 2020/ 129

SI 2020/ 129.  The Health Protection (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020.  Coming into force 10th February. These Regulations supplement the health protection regime found in Part 2A of the Public Health (Control of Disease) Act 1984 in the event that there exists a serious and imminent threat to public health from the virus known as “Wuhan novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)”.

10th March 2020

SI 2020/237

SI 2020/237. The Health Protection (Notification) (Amendment) Regulations 2020.  Comes into force 6th March.  These Regulations amend Health Protection (Notification) Regulations 2010 (SI 2010/659) by adding COVID-19 to the list of notifiable diseases in Schedule 1 and SARS-CoV 2 to the list of causative agents in Schedule 2.

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.