The International Waste Shipments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

This instrument amends Regulation (EC) No 1013/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 June 2006 on shipments of waste, the Transfrontier Shipment of Waste Regulations 2007, and related direct EU legislation to enable their continued operability as retained EU law under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, following the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union.

Statutory instrument

The International Waste Shipments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 - SI

Explanatory memorandum

The International Waste Shipments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 - EM

Sifting committee recommendation

. The Commons sifting committee agreed with the government that this statutory instrument does not have to have a debate in parliament, though one may still occur. However, the Lords sifting committee disagreed with the government and recommended that this statutory instrument needs to be debated in parliament.

Published 22 November 2018
Last updated 17 January 2019 + show all updates
  1. This SI was laid before Parliament as a Draft Affirmative SI on 16 January 2019
  2. Both sifting committees have given their recommendation for this statutory instrument.
  3. First published.