Secondary Legislation

Laid - 31 Jul 2020 In Force 3 Oct 2020

Electricity (Individual Exemptions from the Requirement for a Transmission Licence) (Coronavirus) Order 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

This Order grants exemptions from the requirement to hold an electricity transmission licence.


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 24 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Online Intermediation Services for Business Users (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Regulations are made in exercise of the powers conferred by section 8(1) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, in order to address failures of retained EU law to operate effectively as a result of withdrawal of the UK from the European Union (and in particular the deficiencies under …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 23 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Single Digital Gateway Regulation (Revocation) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Regulations are made in exercise of the powers conferred by section 8(1) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (c. 16) in order to address failures of retained EU law to operate effectively and other deficiencies (in particular under sections 8(2)(a), 8(2)(b) and 8(2)(d)) arising from the withdrawal of …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 20 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Enterprise Act 2002 (Turnover Test) (Amendment) Order 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

This Order amends section 23 of the Enterprise Act 2002 (c. 40) (“the Act”) which sets out the criteria for a merger to be a “relevant merger situation”, thereby qualifying it for investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority. The Secretary of State has the power under section 42 of …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 14 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Square Kilometre Array Observatory (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

This Order confers legal capacity and grants immunities and privileges to the Square Kilometre Array Observatory, its representatives, experts and members of staff.


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 14 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Infrastructure Planning (Electricity Storage Facilities) Order 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

This Order amends the Planning Act 2008 (c. 29) (the “Act”) to remove electricity storage facilities (except for pumped hydroelectric storage facilities) from the category of generating stations whose construction or extension requires development consent as a Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project (“NSIP”) under the Act.


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 13 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme Order 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

None


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 13 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

European Structural and Investment Funds Common Provisions and Common Provision Rules etc. (Amendment) (EU Exit) (Revocation) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

These Regulations revoke the European Structural and Investment Funds Common Provisions and Common Provision Rules etc. (Amendment) (EU Exit) (Regulations) 2019.


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 13 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Intellectual Property (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

These Regulations amend the following statutory instruments (the “existing regulations”) which were made as a consequence of the United Kingdom exiting the European Union:


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 9 Jul 2020 In Force 3 Sep 2020

Companies (Shareholders' Rights to Voting Confirmations) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Regulations implement Directive (EU) 2017/828 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2017 amending Directive 2007/36/EC as regards the encouragement of long-term shareholder engagement (OJ L 132, 20.5.2017, p. 1) (“the Directive”) so far as it is not already given effect in United Kingdom law. …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 9 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Climate Change Agreements, CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme and Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Regulations are made in exercise of the powers conferred by section 41(1) of, and paragraph 12(b) of Schedule 4 to, the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Act 2020 (c. 1) in order to replace references to “exit day” with references to “IP completion day”.


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 7 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

European Structural and Investment Funds Common Provisions and Common Provision Rules etc. (Amendment) (EU Exit) (Revocation) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

These Regulations revoke the European Structural and Investment Funds Common Provisions and Common Provision Rules etc. (Amendment) (EU Exit) (Regulations) 2019.


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 6 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Professional Qualifications and Services (Amendments and Miscellaneous Provisions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

None


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 6 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Electricity and Gas (Internal Markets and Network Codes) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

None


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 6 Jul 2020 In Force 30 Jul 2020

European Union (Regulated Professions Proportionality Assessment) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Regulations implement Directive (EU) 2018/958 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 28 June 2018 on a proportionality test before adoption of new regulation of professions (“the Directive”). The Directive requires an assessment of proportionality to be undertaken before introducing new, or amending existing, legislative, regulatory or …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 2 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Product Safety and Metrology etc. (Amendment to Extent and Meaning of Market) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

None


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 2 Jul 2020 In Force Not stated

Pressure Vessels (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

The Protocol on Ireland / Northern Ireland in the withdrawal agreement (“the Protocol”) requires that the EU legislation listed in Annex 2 to that Protocol is implemented in Northern Ireland. Annex 2 includes Directive 2014/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 February 2014 on the harmonisation …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 30 Jun 2020 In Force Not stated

Insolvency (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Regulations amend the Insolvency (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 (S.I. 2019/146) (“the 2019 Regulations”). Those Regulations are stated to come into force on exit day (with limited exceptions). Paragraph 1(1) of Schedule 5 to the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Act 2020 (c. 1) provides that references to subordinate legislation …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 29 Jun 2020 In Force Not stated

Alternative Dispute Resolution for Consumer Disputes (Extension of Time Limits for Legal Proceedings) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

These Regulations are made in exercise of the powers conferred by section 8(1) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (c. 16) in order to address failures of retained EU law to operate effectively and other deficiencies (in particular under section 8(2)(d) and (g)) arising from the withdrawal of the …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 29 Jun 2020 In Force 20 Jul 2020

Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme and Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Regulations amend the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme Regulations 2014 (S.I. 2014/928) (“the 2014 Regulations”) and the Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme Regulations 2018 (S.I. 2018/611) (“the 2018 Regulations”). The 2014 Regulations and 2018 Regulations create schemes under which owners of plants which generate heat from specified renewable sources and …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 29 Jun 2020 In Force 30 Jul 2020

Patents, Trade Marks and Registered Designs (Fees) (Coronavirus) (Amendment) Rules 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Rules amend the Patents (Fees) Rules 2007 (SI 2007/3292), the Trade Marks (Fees) Rules 2008 (SI 2008/1958) and the Registered Designs (Fees) Rules 2016 (SI 2016/889) (“the Fees Rules”). The Fees Rules prescribe the fees payable in respect of matters arising under the Patents Act 1977 (c. 37), the …


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 26 Jun 2020 In Force 27 Jun 2020

Companies etc. (Filing Requirements) (Temporary Modifications) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Regulations temporarily extend the period within which certain filing requirements must be met by companies and other bodies.


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 26 Jun 2020 In Force 26 Jun 2020

Limited Liability Partnerships (Amendment etc.) Regulations 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (c. 12) (“the 2020 Act”) makes provision for new measures designed to help UK companies avoid insolvency. These Regulations make provision relating to the application of those measures to limited liability partnerships (“LLPs”).


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 24 Jun 2020 In Force 1 Aug 2020

Smart Meter Communication Licensee Administration (England and Wales) Rules 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Made negative procedure

These Rules set out the procedure for the conduct of smart meter communication licensee administration (“SMCL administration”) proceedings in England and Wales. SMCL administration is a special insolvency regime specifically created for companies acting as a smart meter communication licensee (“SMCL”) in Great Britain.


Secondary Legislation

Laid - 22 Jun 2020 In Force Not stated

Enterprise Act 2002 (Share of Supply) (Amendment) Order 2020
Department: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Parliamentary Status - Legislation Draft affirmative procedure

This Order amends section 23A of the Enterprise Act 2002 (c. 40) (“the Act”) which sets out the criteria for a merger to be a “relevant merger situation”, thereby qualifying it for investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority. The Secretary of State has the power under section 42 of …