The Common Agricultural Policy (Direct Payments to Farmers) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

These instruments amend retained European Union (“EU”) legislation relating to Direct Payments to farmers and land managers under agricultural support schemes within the Common Agricultural Policy (“CAP”). These instruments will address operability issues created by the United Kingdom (“UK”) leaving the EU to ensure that the Direct Payments legislation can continue to operate effectively after EU Exit.

Statutory instrument

The Common Agricultural Policy (Direct Payments to Farmers) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 - SI

Explanatory memorandum

the Common Agricultural Policy (Direct Payments to Farmers) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 - EM

Sifting committee recommendation

The sifting committee agreed with the government that this statutory instrument doesn’t need to be debated in parliament.

Published 17 December 2018
Last updated 11 February 2019 + show all updates
  1. This SI was laid before Parliament on 11 February under the negative procedure
  2. Both sifting committees have given their recommendation for this statutory instrument
  3. First published.