The Agriculture (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2020

JurisdictionScotland
CitationSSI 2020/368

2020No. 368

EXITING THE EUROPEAN UNION

AGRICULTURE

ANIMALS

FOOD

HORTICULTURE

The Agriculture (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2020

Made9thNovember2020

Laid before the Scottish Parliament11thNovember2020

Coming into force in accordance with regulation 1

The Scottish Ministers make the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by paragraphs 1(1) and (3) and 11M of schedule 2, and paragraph 21(b) of schedule 7, of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018( 1) and all other powers enabling them to do so.

In accordance with paragraph 4 of schedule 2 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018( 2), the Scottish Ministers have consulted with the Secretary of State.

In accordance with Article 9 of Regulation (EC) No 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the general principles and requirements of food law, establishing the European Food Safety Authority and laying down procedures in matters of food safety( 3), the Scottish Ministers have consulted with representative bodies during the preparation, evaluation and revision of food law contained in these Regulations.

Citation and commencement

1.—(1) These Regulations may be cited as the Agriculture (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 and come into force in accordance with paragraphs (2) and (3).

(2) This regulation and regulations 3 to 6 come into force immediately before IP completion day.

(3) Regulation 2 comes into force on IP completion day.

Amendment of the Eggs and Chicks (Scotland) (No. 2) Regulations 2008

2. In regulation 9(1) (derogations relating to the marking of eggs) of the Eggs and Chicks (Scotland) (No. 2) Regulations 2008( 4) for “exclusively in the United Kingdom” substitute “in Great Britain”.

Amendment of the Common Agricultural Policy (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2019

3.—(1) The Common Agricultural Policy (EU Exit) (Scotland) (Amendment) Regulations 2019( 5) are amended as follows.

(2) In regulation 3(3) (the Crofting Counties Agricultural Grants (Scotland) Scheme 2006) for “exit day” substitute “IP completion day”.

(3) In regulation 6 (the Common Agricultural Policy (Direct Payment etc.) (Scotland) Regulations 2015) omit paragraphs (2), (3), (4), (5) and (7).

(4) In regulation 7(2) and (5) (the Rural Development (Scotland) Regulations 2015) for “exit day”, in each place it occurs, substitute “IP completion day”.

(5) In Regulation 8 (the Rural Payments (Appeals) (Scotland)...

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