Legislation

3rd July 2019

SI 2019/1070

SI 2019/1070. The Plant Health (England) (Amendment) Order 2019. Comes into force 23rd July. This Order amends the Plant Health (England) Order 2015 (SI 2015/610) to implement— (a)Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2018/1503 – control of Aromia bungii (b)Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2019/449 – control of Phyllosticta citricarpa (c)Commission Implementing Directive (EU) 2019/523 – control of various organisms harmful to plants or plant products It also introduces emergency measures to prevent the introduction of Rose rosette virus and its vector Phyllocoptes fructiphilus

The principal amendment is to Schedule 4.

28th June 2019

SI 2019/1056

SI 2019/1056   The Climate Change Act 2008 (2050 Target Amendment) Order 2019.  Comes into force 26th June.  This Order amends Section 1 of the Climate Change Act 2008 (c. 27).  It increases the minimum percentage by which the net UK carbon account for the year 2050 must be lower than the 1990 baseline from 80% to 100%.

26th June 2019

SI 2019/1052

SI 2019/1052. The Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme and Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2019.  Comes into force 17th July.  This instrument amends the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/928) and the Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme Regulations 2018 (SI 2018/611).   SI 2014/928 is amended to adjust the expenditure thresholds in Schedule 6 to align the triggers to the latest deployment assumptions.  SI 2018/611 is amended to extend the availability of tariff guarantees to 31 January 2021 (Reg 35) and  the expenditure thresholds in Schedule 7 in order to align the triggers to the latest deployment assumptions.