2nd May 2017

SSI 2017/139

The Scottish Landfill Tax (Administration) Amendment Regulations 2017. Comes into force 29th May. Amends The Scottish Landfill Tax (Administration) Regulations 2015 (SSI 2015/3). The Regulations expand the definitions of “bankrupt” and “incapacitated”.

27th April 2017

EU 2017/699

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/699. Comes into force 8th May. Regulation establishing a common methodology for the calculation of the weight of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) placed on the market of each Member State and a common methodology for the calculation of the quantity of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) generated by weight in each Member State.

Article 2 – Definitions Article 3 – Calculation of total quantity of EEE placed on market by member state (See also Annex 1) Article 4 – Calculation of the total quantity of WEEE generated in a Member State (See also Annex 2)
27th April 2017

EU 2017/706

.Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/706.  Comes into force 8th May. Regulation amending Annex VII to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) as regards skin sensitisation and repealing Commission Regulation (EU) 2016/1688. Seeks to avoid animal testing and the repetition of already performed tests.