Forthcoming Legislation

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (Framework) Order 2022

Reference
SSI 2022/119
Effective
26 May 2022

This Order gives effect to the framework document entitled “Fire and Rescue Framework for Scotland 2022”.

Genetically Modified Food and Feed (Authorisations) (Scotland) Regulations 2022

Reference
SSI 2022/137
Effective
31 May 2022

These Regulations authorise the placing on the market in Scotland of nine food and feed products containing, consisting of, or produced from genetically modified organisms.

Building Regulations etc (Amendment) (England) (No. 2) Regulations 2021

Reference
SI 2021/1392
Effective
15 June 2022

These Regulations require the installation of electric vehicle charge points or cable routes for electric vehicle charge points when certain kinds of building work are undertaken in England.

Building Regulations etc (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2021

Reference
SI 2021/1391
Effective
15 June 2022

These Regulations provide for a new metric for the measurement of energy efficiency and introduce new regulation for on-site electricity generation.

Building Safety Act 2022

Reference
Chapter 30
Effective
28 April and 28 June 2022 and as the Secretary of State (or, where relevant, the Welsh Ministers) will announce by future regulations)

[As given just above table]

Tackling road accidents through vehicle design

Reference
COM(2018) 286 final
Effective
2022

The European Commission has put forward a proposal on type-approval requirements for motor vehicles and their trailers as regards their general safety.

Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (Amendment) Regulations 2021

Reference
SI 2021/1395
Effective
1 January and 1 July 2022

These Regulations amend the RoHS Regulations as they apply in England and Wales and Scotland.

Directive (EU) 2020/2088 on the labelling of allergenic fragrances in toys

Reference
Directive (EU) 2020/2088
Effective
5 July 2022

An EU Directive has been published amending the Toy Safety Directive as regards the labelling of allergenic fragrances.

Directive (EU) 2020/2089 on the prohibition of allergenic fragrances in toys

Reference
Directive (EU) 2020/2089
Effective
5 July 2022

An EU Directive has been published amending the Toy Safety Directive as regards the prohibition of allergenic fragrances in toys.

Decision (EU) 2021/377 amending Decision (EU) 2019/436 on harmonised standards for machinery

Reference
Decision (EU) 2021/377
Effective
3 March 2021 and 3 September 2022

An EU Decision has been published on harmonised standards for machinery

Regulation (EU) 2021/418 amending Directive 2002/46/EC on food supplements

Reference
Regulation (EU) 2021/418
Effective
30 September 2022

An EU Regulation has been published to amend Directive 2002/46/EC on food supplements.

Products Containing Meat etc (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2021

Reference
SI 2021/1271
Effective
1 October 2022

These regulations extend the transitional period during which the requirements of earlier food safety legislation do not apply to certain imported meat products.

Food (Promotion and Placement) (England) Regulations 2021

Reference
SI 2021/1368
Effective
1 October 2022

These Regulations provide for restrictions on the marketing in a store or on an online marketplace of certain foods and drinks that are less healthy.

Building (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2022

Reference
SSI 2022/136
Effective
1 June 2022 and 1 October 2022

These Regulations amend the Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004.

Regulation (EU) 2021/849 adapting Regulation (EU) 1272/2008 on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures

Reference
Regulation (EU) 2021/849
Effective
17 December 2022

An EU Regulation has been published adapting the CLP Regulation to technical and scientific progress.

Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021

Reference
SI 2021/1370
Effective
1 January 2023

These Regulations bring to an end, on 1 January 2023, the present system for placing Transportable Pressure Equipment on the market in Great Britain.

Directive (EU) 2019/904 on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment

Reference
Directive 2019/904
Effective
3 July 2021 and 31 December 2024

An EU Directive has been published concerning the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment.