The Food (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Wales) Regulations 2013

Document Number:2013 No. 3049 (W. 308)
Coming into force:Coming into force on the 01/01/2014
 
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Welsh Statutory Instruments

Food, Wales

Made

3 December 2013

Laid before Parliament

5 December 2013

Coming into force

1 January 2014

The Welsh Ministers make the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(1) (“the 1972 Act”) and, for the purpose of making regulation 4 of the Regulations, sections 27(2) and (5) , 30(9) and 31(1) of the Food Safety Act 1990(2).

The Welsh Ministers are designated for the purposes of section 2(2) of the 1972 Act in relation to measures relating to food (including drink) including the primary production of food(3).

There has been consultation as required by Article 9 of Regulation (EC) No 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the general principles and requirements of food law, establishing the European Food Safety Authority and laying down procedures in matters of food safety(4).

Citation, extent and commencement

  1. (1) The title of these Regulations is the Food (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Wales) Regulations 2013.

    (2) These Regulations apply to Wales and come into force on 1 st January 2014.

    Amendments to the Food Hygiene (Wales) Regulations 2006

  2. (1) The Food Hygiene (Wales) Regulations 2006(5) are amended as follows.

    (2) In regulation (2)(1) (interpretation)—

    (a) omit ““Regulation 1162/2009” (“Rheoliad 1162/2009”)”; and

    (b) for “and “Regulation 28/2012” (“Rheoliad 28/2012”)” substitute “, “Regulation 28/2012” (“Rheoliad 28/2012”) , “Regulation 702/2013” (“Rheoliad 702/2013”) and “Regulation 1079/2013” (“Rheoliad 1079/2013”)”.

    (3) in Schedule 1 (Definitions of EU legislation)—

    (a) omit the definition of “Regulation 1162/2009”;

    (b) in the definition of “Regulation 853/2004” for ““Regulation 1162/2009” (“Rheoliad 1162/2009”)” substitute ““Regulation 1079/2013” (“Rheoliad 1079/2013”)”;

    (c) in the definition of “Regulation 854/2004” for ““Regulation 1162/2009” (“Rheoliad 1162/2009”)” substitute ““Regulation 1079/2013” (“Rheoliad 1079/2013”)”;

    (d) in the definition of “Regulation 882/2004” for ““Regulation 1162/2009” (“Rheoliad 1162/2009”)” substitute ““Regulation 702/2013” (“Rheoliad 702/2013”)”;

    (e) at the end, insert—

    ““Regulation 702/2013” (“Rheoliad 702/2013”) means Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No. 702/2013 on transitional measures for the application of Regulation (EC) No. 882/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the accreditation of official laboratories carrying out...

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