Proposed Negative Statutory Instruments with Clear Reports

07 January 2019

pN(5)001 – The Election (Wales) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Procedure: proposed negative

This instrument removes references to Members of the European Parliament, the European Parliament and Elections to the European Parliament not required following the date of withdrawal.  No substitute provisions have been made.

These Regulations were laid for the purposes of sifting under the EU (Withdrawal) Act 2018 in accordance with Standing Order 27.9A

Parent Act: European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018

Sift requirements satisfied: Yes

 

pN(5)002 – The Environmental Damage (Prevention and Remediation) (Wales) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Procedure: proposed negative

These Regulations amend the Environmental Damage (Prevention and Remediation) (Wales) Regulations 2009 (the ‘2009 Regulations’) in order to address failures of retained EU law to operate effectively and other deficiencies arising from the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union.

The 2009 Regulations implement Directive 2004/35/EC on environmental liability with regard to the prevention and remedying of environmental damage.

These Regulations were laid for the purposes of sifting under the EU (Withdrawal) Act 2018 in accordance with Standing Order 27.9A

Parent Act: European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018

Sift requirements satisfied: Yes

pN(5)003 – The Environmental Noise (Wales) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Procedure: proposed negative

These Regulations are made under powers conferred by section 11 of and paragraph 1(1) of Schedule 2 to the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. The Regulations amend the Environmental Noise (Wales) Regulations 2006 (“the 2006 Regulations”) in order to address failures of retained EU to operate effectively and other deficiencies arising from the UK’s departure from the European Union.

The 2006 Regulations implemented Directive 2002/49/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 June 2002 relating to the assessment and management of environmental noise. These Regulations will maintain the domestic requirements imposed by the 2006 Regulations but will remove references to, and requirements to report to, the European Commission, replace references to “Member States” with references to “Welsh Ministers” and make other minor and technical amendments to the 2006 Regulations.

These Regulations were laid for the purposes of sifting under the EU (Withdrawal) Act 2018 in accordance with Standing Order 27.9A

Parent Act: European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018

Sift requirements satisfied: Yes