The Agriculture Market Measures (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Amendment Regulations 2019

Document Number:2019 No. 89
Coming into force:Coming into force on the 27/03/2019
 
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Scottish Statutory Instruments

Exiting The European Union

Agriculture

Food

Made

12 th March 2019

Laid before the Scottish Parliament

13 th March 2019

Coming into force

27 th March 2019

The Scottish Ministers make these Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(1) , and all other powers enabling them to do so.

Citation and commencement

  1. These Regulations may be cited as the Agriculture Market Measures (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Amendment Regulations 2019 and come into force on 27 March 2019.

    Amendment of the Agriculture Market Measures (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2019

  2. —(1) The Agriculture Market Measures (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2019(2) are amended as follows.

    (2) Omit regulation 5(3)(a) and (b).

    FERGUS EWING

    A member of the Scottish Government

    St Andrew’s House

    Edinburgh

    12 th March 2019

    EXPLANATORY NOTE

    (This note is not part of the Regulations)

    These Regulations are made by the Scottish Ministers in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972 (c.68).

    They correct an error in the Agriculture Market Measures (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2019 (S.S.I. 2019/73) (“the 2019 Regulations”).

    Regulation 5(3)(a) and (b) of the 2019 Regulations amends regulation 4 of the Beef and Veal Labelling (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (S.S.I. 2010/402) (“the 2010 Regulations”).

    Regulation 4 of the 2010 Regulations provides for it to be an offence to fail to comply with any provision in an EU instrument that is specified in that regulation, including provisions in EU Regulation (EC) No 1760/2000 establishing a system for the identification and registration of bovine animals and regarding the labelling of beef and beef products (OJ No 204 , 11.8.2000 , p.1) (“Regulation 1760/2000”).

    Regulation 1760/2000 was amended from 17 July 2014 so that Articles 16 and 17 were repealed, and a new Article 15 a inserted.

    The 2019 Regulations revoke the following provisions of the 2010 Regulations:

    regulation 4(1)(a)(vii) , as regards Article 16(4) of Regulation 1760/2000 , and

    regulation 4(1)(a)(viii) , as regards Article 17(1) of that Regulation.

    However, regulation 41(3) of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Miscellaneous Amendments and Revocations) (Scotland)...

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