The Water, Animals, Marine Pollution and Environmental Protection (Miscellaneous Revocations) Order 2015

Publication Date:January 01, 2015
 
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2015No. 663

WATER, ENGLAND AND WALES

ANIMALS, ENGLAND

ANIMAL HEALTH

MARINE POLLUTION, ENGLAND

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, ENGLAND

The Water, Animals, Marine Pollution and Environmental Protection (Miscellaneous Revocations) Order 2015

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The Secretary of State is designated( 1) for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972( 2) in relation to the common agricultural policy.

The Secretary of State makes the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972, section 5 of the Water Industry Act 1991( 3), section 9(1) of the Environment Act 1995( 4), section 5 of the Fur Farming (Prohibition) Act 2000( 5) and section 74 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009( 6).

In deciding to make this Order, the Secretary of State has had regard to the matters mentioned in section 74(4) of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009.

The Secretary of State makes the Order after consulting in accordance with section 5(4) of the Water Industry Act 1991, section 9(3) of the Environment Act 1995( 7), section 5(4) of the Fur Farming (Prohibition) Act 2000 and section 74(5) of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009.

Citation, commencement, extent and application

1.-(1) This Order may be cited as the Water, Animals, Marine Pollution and Environmental Protection (Miscellaneous Revocations) Order 2015 and comes into force on 1st July 2015.

(2) This Order extends to England and Wales.

(3) Article 2 applies in relation to England and Wales.

(4) Articles 3to 5apply in relation to England only.

Water

2. The Water and Sewerage (Conservation, Access and Recreation) (Code of Practice) Order 1989( 8) is revoked, so far as it applies in relation to the Environment Agency and to water undertakers and sewerage undertakers whose area of appointment is wholly or mainly in England.

Animals

3. The following Orders are revoked-

(a) the Sheep and Goats Spongiform Encephalopathy (England and Wales) (Compensation) (Amendment) Order 2001( 9);(b) the Fur Farming (Compensation Scheme) (England) Order 2004( 10).

Marine pollution

4. The Deposits in the Sea (Exemptions) (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2010( 11) is revoked.

Environmental protection

5. The Code of Practice on Environmental Procedures for Flood Defence Operating Authorities (Environment Agency and Natural Resources Body for Wales) Approval Order 1996( 12) is revoked.

de Mauley

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

5th March 2015

EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order revokes five instruments which are spent or otherwise superseded.

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