Legislation

4th September 2019

SSUI 2019/273

SSI 2019/273. The Management of Extractive Waste (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2019. Comes intro force on Brexit Day. Makes minor textural amendments to bring up to date references to EU Directives.

2nd September 2019

SSI 2019/271

SSI 2019/271.  The Environmental Protection (Cotton Buds) (Scotland) Regulations 2019.  Comes into force 12th October. These regulations prohibit the manufacture and the sale of plastic stemmed cotton buds.

22nd August 2019

SR 2109/159

SR 2019/159.  The Invasive Alien Species (Enforcement and Permitting) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019.  Comes into force 1st December. This Order provide for criminal offences relating to breach of requirements of Regulation (EU) No. 1143/2014 on the prevention and management of the introduction and spread of invasive alien species.