Building Regulations &c (Wales) Regs 2013
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The Building Regulations &c (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2013 came into force on 19 April 2013
19 Apr 2013
Built environment - Wales
The Building Regulations &c (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2013 amend the Building Regulations 2010 and the Building (Approved Inspectors etc) Regulations 2010.
The regulations transpose articles 2, 6, 7, 9 and 11 of the EU Directive 2010/31/EU on the energy performance of buildings.
Two provisions came into force on 9 July 2013, while others will come into force on 1 October 2013; 1 January 2019; and 31 December 2020.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has published a new 'Green Claims Code' to ensure businesses are not misleading consumers about their environmental credentials.
Over two million hectares of Brazilian rainforest could be legally converted to supply the UK with soy under a new anti-deforestation law proposed by the government, the WWF has found.
In Elliott-Smith v Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the claimant applied for judicial review of the legality of the defendants’ joint decision to create the UK Emissions Trading Scheme (UK ETS) as a substitute for UK participation in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS).
In R. (on the application of Hudson) v Windsor and Maidenhead RBC, the appellant appealed against a decision to uphold the local authority’s grant of planning permission for the construction of a holiday village at the Legoland Windsor Resort.