Legislation

26th April 2017

SI 2017/583

The Water Resources (Environmental Impact Assessment) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2017.  Comes into force 16th May. Amends the Water Resources (Environmental Impact Assessment) (England and Wales) Regulations 2003 (SI 2003/164).  In summary:

new regulations 3A, 3B, 3C and 7A. amendments to regulation 6 (preparation of an environmental statement) and 8 new Schedules 1 and 2
26th April 2017

SI 2017/582

The Offshore Petroleum Production and Pipe-lines (Environmental Impact Assessment and other Miscellaneous Provisions) (Amendment) Regulations 2017.  Comes into force 16th May.

Part 1 contains amendments to the Offshore Petroleum Production and Pipe-lines (Assessment of Environmental Effects) Regulations 1999 (SI 1999/ 360) Part 2 contains amendments to the Public Gas Transporter Pipe-line Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 1999 (SI 1999/1672) Part 3 contains amendments to the Pipe-line Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2000 (SI 2000/1928) Part 4 sets out miscellaneous amendments of other legislation.

 

25th April 2017

SI 2017/592

.The Environmental Impact Assessment (Forestry) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2017. Comes in to force 16th May. These regulations amend the Environmental Impact Assessment (Forestry) (England and Wales) Regulations 1999 (SI 1999/2228).