The Rural Development (Rules and Decisions) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

These instruments amend EU regulation 1305/2013 which provides support for rural development to allow programmes currently funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) to continue to operate in the UK after EU exit, for the remainder of the 2014-2020 programme. There are also a number of legacy regulations and implementing decisions associated with EU regulation 1305/2013 as referenced in paragraph 6.1.

Statutory instrument

The Rural Development (Rules and Decisions) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 - SI

Explanatory memorandum

The Rural Development (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 and the Rural Development (Rules and Decisions) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 - EM

Sifting committee recommendation

The sifting committee disagreed with the government and recommended that this statutory instrument should be debated in parliament.

Published 29 November 2018
Last updated 15 February 2019 + show all updates
  1. This SI was laid before Parliament as a draft affirmative SI on 13 February
  2. Both sifting committees have given their recommendation for this statutory instrument
  3. First published.