List of Primary Legislation in England and Wales being checked for by mikeholy

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									List of Primary Legislation in England and              Government            Outcome of legislative
Wales being checked for compliance with the             Department            screening (as at June
Services Directive 2007-2009.                           Responsible           2009)

(This list of mostly Primary legislation is being
reviewed by Government departments for
compliance with the Services Directive and is not
a list of legislation that needs amending, but was
compiled to assist departments with the
screening process).

(Please note: the description for each Act is a
succinct one. A detailed description can be
accessed via http://www.opsi.gov.uk/acts.htm).
Access to Justice Act 1999                              Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                        (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                              the Directive
Access to Neighbouring Land Act 1992                    Communities and       Not in scope and raises
                                                        Local Government      no requirements under
                                                        (CLG)                 the Directive
Accommodation Agencies Act 1953                         Communities and       Not in scope and raises
An Act to prohibit the taking of certain                Local Government      no requirements under
commissions in dealings with persons seeking            (CLG)                 the Directive
houses or flats to let and the unauthorised
advertisement for letting of houses and flats.
Activity Centres (Young Persons' Safety) Act            Health and Safety     In scope – provisions are
1995 - requirements to be licensed to provide           Executive (HSE)       justified and will be
adventure activities to children.                                             retained

Administration of Justice (Appeals) Act 1934            Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to provide that no appeal shall lie from         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
the Court of Appeal to the House of Lords                                     the Directive
except with the leave of that Court or the House
of Lords, to make further provision as respects
appeals from county courts….
Administration of Justice (Miscellaneous                Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Provisions) Act 1933                                    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
An Act to abolish grand juries and amend the                                  the Directive
law as to the presentment of indictments; to
provide for the summary determination of
questions as to liability for death duties….
Administration of Justice Act 1920                      Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the law with respect to the             (MoJ)                 no requirements under
administration of justice and . . . to facilitate the                         the Directive
reciprocal enforcement of judgments and
awards….
Administration of Justice Act 1956                      Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the law relating to Admiralty           (MoJ)                 no requirements under
jurisdiction, legal proceedings in connection                                 the Directive
with ships and aircraft and the arrest of ships
and other property

Administration of Justice Act 1960                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision for appeals to    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
the House of Lords in criminal cases; to amend                           the Directive
the law relating to contempt of court, habeas
corpus and certiorari;….
Administration of Justice Act 1964                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision with respect to the       (MoJ)                 no requirements under
administration of justice in the metropolitan                            the Directive
area; to provide for a lieutenant and deputy
lieutenants for Greater London;….
Administration of Justice Act 1965                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                   (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Administration of Justice Act 1968                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision with respect to the       (MoJ)                 no requirements under
maximum numbers of Lords of Appeal in                                    the Directive
Ordinary and certain other judges.
Administration of Justice Act 1969                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to increase the jurisdiction of county      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
courts and to amend the County Courts Act                                the Directive
1959; to make further provision for appeals
from the High Court (whether in England
Administration of Justice Act 1970                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision about the         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
courts (including assizes), their business,                              the Directive
jurisdiction and procedure.
Administration of Justice Act 1973                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the law relating to justices of    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
the peace and to make further provision with                             the Directive
respect to the administration of justice and
matters connected therewith.
Administration of Justice Act 1977                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision with respect to   (MoJ)                 no requirements under
the administration of justice and matters                                the Directive
connected therewith, to alter the method of
protecting mortgages of registered land.
Administration of Justice Act 1982                 Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
An Act to make further provision with respect      (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
to the administration of justice and matters
connected therewith.
Administration of Justice Act 1985 - Part I –      Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
makes provision regarding solicitors- (Revised     (MoJ)                 no requirements under
by Legal Services Act )                                                  the Directive

Part II- relates to conveyancing services-
Revised by Legal Services Act
 Part III-relates to complaints made regarding
the provision of services by solicitors and
barristers funded by Legal Services
Commission.

Those in the legal profession conducting legal
aid work are within the definition of Article 4.1.
(see Legal Aid funding)

Part IV- relates to proceedings relating to
deceased persons and trusts in the High Court
and County Court. 2.2(i) applies.

Part V –supplemental provisions relating to the
jurisdiction of the Pensions Appeal Tribunal for
Scotland and Northern Ireland; youth courts;
statutory officers and JPs in Northern Ireland -
2.2(i) applies.

Adoption (Intercountry Aspects) Act 1999             Department for      Still under consideration
An Act to make provision for giving effect to        Schools, Children   by DCSF
the Convention on Protection of Children and         and Families
Co-operation in respect of Intercountry              (DCSF)
Adoption.
Adoption Act 1976                                    Department for      Still under consideration
 An Act to consolidate the enactments having         Schools, Children   by DCSF
effect in England and Wales in relation to           and Families
adoption.                                            (DCSF)
Adoption and Children Act 2002                       Department for      Still under consideration
An Act to restate and amend the law relating to      Schools, Children   by DCSF
adoption; to make further amendments of the          and Families
law relating to children; to amend section 93 of     (DSCF)
the Local Government Act 2000.
Agricultural Holdings (Amendment) Act                Department for      Not in scope and raises
1990                                                 Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to amend Case B in Part I of Schedule 3       and Rural Affairs   the Directive
to the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986; and for       (DEFRA)
connected purposes.
Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 and                   Department for      Not in scope and raises
subordinate legislation made under the Act           Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to consolidate certain enactments             and Rural Affairs   the Directive
relating to agricultural holdings.                   (DEFRA)
Agricultural Land (Removal of Surface Soil)          Department for      Not in scope and raises
Act 1953                                             Environment, Food   no requirements under
                                                     and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                     (DEFRA)
Agricultural Land (Utilisation) Act 1931             Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to promote the better utilisation of          Environment, Food   no requirements under
agricultural land in Great Britain and the           and Rural Affairs   the Directive
settlement of unemployed persons thereon.           (DEFRA)

Agricultural Marketing Act 1958                     Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate the Agricultural              Environment, Food   no requirements under
Marketing Acts, 1931 to 1949 (other than the        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
provisions thereof relating to the sale of eggs),   (DEFRA)
and certain other enactments.
Agricultural Marketing Act 1983                     Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to establish a body corporate to be          Environment, Food   no requirements under
known as Food from Britain to improve the           and Rural Affairs   the Directive
marketing of food produced or processed in the      (DEFRA)
UK.
Agricultural Produce (Grading and                   Department for      Not in scope and raises
Marking) Act 1928                                   Environment, Food   no requirements under
 An Act to provide for the grading and marking      and Rural Affairs   the Directive
of agricultural produce and for purposes            (DEFRA)
connected with the matters aforesaid.
Agricultural Produce (Grading and                   Department for      Not in scope and raises
Marking) Amendment Act 1931                         Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to amend the Agricultural Produce            and Rural Affairs   the Directive
(Grading and Marking) Act, 1928                     (DEFRA)
Agricultural Statistics Act 1979                    Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate certain enactments            Environment, Food   no requirements under
relating to agricultural statistics.                and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Agricultural Tenancies Act 1995                     Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision with respect       Environment, Food   no requirements under
to tenancies which include agricultural land.       and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Agriculture (Amendment) Act 1984                    Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to enable grants under section 64 of the     Environment, Food   no requirements under
Agriculture Act 1967 towards fulfilling             and Rural Affairs   the Directive
guarantees of bank loans.                           (DEFRA)
Agriculture (Artificial Insemination) Act           Department for      Not in scope and raises
1946                                                Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to enable the Minister of Agriculture        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
and Fisheries and the Secretary of State to make    (DEFRA)
contributions and establish
Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1943                                                Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to amend the law relating to agriculture,    and Rural Affairs   the Directive
agricultural land and the drainage of land, and     (DEFRA)
to amend the Corn Returns Act, 1882.
Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1944                                                Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to provide for the establishment of a        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
National Agricultural Advisory Service, and for     (DEFRA)
increasing the resources of the
Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1949                                                Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to amend the law relating to agriculture,    and Rural Affairs   the Directive
including certain enactments relating to milk       (DEFRA)
and dairies.
Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1954 An Act to continue the power to make           Environment, Food   no requirements under
grants or contributions in respect of field         and Rural Affairs   the Directive
drainage, liming and other matters; to amend        (DEFRA)
Part IV of the Agriculture Act, 1947, ….
Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1963                                                Environment, Food   no requirements under
                                                    and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1968 Section 46                                     Environment, Food   no requirements under
Act to make further provision with respect to       and Rural Affairs   the Directive
the welfare of livestock…                           (DEFRA)
Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1972                                                Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to make new provision for the                and Rural Affairs   the Directive
prevention of diseases suffered or disseminated     (DEFRA)
by animals and to amend the diseases of
Animals Act 1950…
Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1976                                                Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to dissolve the Sugar Board.                 and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Agriculture Act 1947                                Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision for                Environment, Food   no requirements under
agriculture.                                        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Agriculture Act 1957                                Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision for                Environment, Food   no requirements under
agriculture.                                        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Agriculture Act 1958                                Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Agriculture Act, 1947, the      Environment, Food   no requirements under
Agricultural Holdings Act, 1948, the                and Rural Affairs   the Directive
Agriculture (Scotland) Act, 1948, and the           (DEFRA)
Agricultural Holdings (Scotland) Act, 1949.
Agriculture Act 1967 Section 67                     Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to establish a Meat and Livestock            Environment, Food   no requirements under
Commission and make other provision.                and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Agriculture Act 1970 Part III An Act to make        Department for      Not in scope and raises
provision with respect to agriculture and related   Environment, Food   no requirements under
matters and with respect to flood warning           and Rural Affairs   the Directive
systems; and to amend the Diseases of Animals       (DEFRA)
Act 1950.

Agriculture Act 1986                                Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision relating to        Environment, Food   no requirements under
agriculture and agricultural and other food         and Rural Affairs   the Directive
products, horticulture and the countryside; and     (DEFRA)
for connected matters.
Agriculture Act 1993                                Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision about milk                 Environment, Food   no requirements under
marketing; to make provision about potato           and Rural Affairs   the Directive
marketing.                                          (DEFRA)
Agriculture and Horticulture Act 1964               Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision for and in connection      Environment, Food   no requirements under
with the maintenance of minimum price levels        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
for imports affecting the market for agricultural   (DEFRA)
or horticultural produce of descriptions
produced in the United Kingdom.
Airports Act 1986                                   Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to provide for the dissolution of the        Transport (DfT)     no requirements under
British Airports Authority and the vesting of its                       the Directive
property.
Aliens Restriction (Amendment) Act 1919             Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
An Act to continue and extend the provisions of                         no requirements under
the Aliens Restriction Act, 1914.                                       the Directive
Ancient Monuments and Archaeological                Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
Areas Act 1979                                      Media & Sport       no requirements under
                                                    (DCMS)              the Directive
Animal Boarding Establishments Act 1963             Dept.Env. Farming   In scope, a report is
An Act to regulate the keeping of boarding          and Rural Affairs   being prepared for the
establishments for animals; and for purposes        (DEFRA)             Commission
connected therewith.
Animal By-Products Regulation (Regulation      Dept.Env. Farming        Still under consideration
(EC) No. 1774/2002)                            and Rural Affairs        by DEFRA
                                               (DEFRA)
Animal Gatherings (England) Order 2006         Department for           In scope, a report is
                                               Environment, Food        being prepared for the
                                               and Rural Affairs        Commission
                                               (DEFRA)
Animal Health (Amendment) Act 1998             Department for           In scope, a report is
An Act to consolidate the Diseases of Animals  Environment, Food        being prepared for the
Act 1935, the Diseases of Animals Act 1950,    and Rural Affairs        Commission
the Ponies Act 1969, the Rabies Act 1974.      (DEFRA)
Animal Health Act 1981 An Act to consolidate Department for             In scope, a report is
the Diseases of Animals Act 1935, the Diseases Environment, Food        being prepared for the
of Animals Act 1950. Sections 40-48; Export of and Rural Affairs        Commission
Horses (Veterinary Examination) Order 1966;    (DEFRA)
Export of Horses (Excepted Cases) Order 1969;
Export of Horses (Protection) Order 1969
Animal Health Act 2002                           Department for        In scope, a report is
An Act to amend the Animal Health Act 1981.      Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                 and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                 (DEFRA)
Animal Health and Welfare Act 1984               Department for        Still under consideration
                                                 Environment, Food     by DEFRA
                                                 and Rural Affairs
                                                 (DEFRA)
Animal Welfare Act 2006                          Department for        In scope, a report is
                                                 Environment, Food     being prepared for the
The Welfare of Animals (Transport) (England)     and Rural Affairs     Commission
Order 2006.                                      (DEFRA)

Animal Welfare licensing/registration            Department for        In scope, a report is
legislation:                                     Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                 and Rural Affairs     Commission
- the Performing Animals (Regulation) Act        (DEFRA)
1925
Animal Welfare licensing/registration            Department for        In scope, a report is
legislation:                                     Environment, Food     being prepared for the
- the Pet Animals Act 1951                       and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                 (DEFRA)
Animal Welfare licensing/registration            Department for        In scope, a report is
legislation:                                     Environment, Food     being prepared for the
- the Animal Boarding Establishments Act         and Rural Affairs     Commission
1963                                             (DEFRA)
Animal Welfare licensing/registration            Department for        In scope, a report is
legislation:                                     Environment, Food     being prepared for the
- the Riding Establishments Act 1964             and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                 (DEFRA)
Animal Welfare licensing/registration            Department for        In scope, a report is
legislation:                                     Environment, Food     being prepared for the
- of the Breeding of Dogs Act 1973               and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                 (DEFRA)
Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986         Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to make new provision for the             Environment, Food     no requirements under
protection of animals used for experimental or   and Rural Affairs     the Directive
other scientific purposes.                       (DEFRA)
Animals Act 1971                                 Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision with respect to civil   Environment, Food     no requirements under
liability for damage done by animals and with    and Rural Affairs     the Directive
respect to the protection of livestock…          (DEFRA)
Anti Terrorism, Crime and Security Act           Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
2001                                                                   no requirements under
                                                                       the Directive
Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876                  Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act for amending the Law in respect of the    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Appellate Jurisdiction of the House of Lords;                          the Directive
and for other purposes.
Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1887                   Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Appellate Jurisdiction Act    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
1876.                                                                   the Directive

Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1908                   Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Law with respect to the       (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Judicial Committee of the Privy Council.                                the Directive
Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1947                   Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to authorise the appointment of            (MoJ)                 no requirements under
additional Lords of Appeal in Ordinary.                                 the Directive
Approved Inspectors (building control             Communities and       In scope, a report is
Functions - empowered by Building Act             Local Government      being prepared for the
1984)                                             (CLG)                 Commission

Arbitration Act 1950                              Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate the Arbitration Acts,       (MoJ)                 no requirements under
1889 to 1934.                                                           the Directive
Arbitration Act 1996                              Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
An Act to restate and improve the law relating    (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
to arbitration pursuant to an arbitration
agreement; to make other provision relating to
arbitration and arbitration awards; and for
connected purposes.
Architects Act 1997 An Act to consolidate the     Communities and       In scope, a report is
enactments relating to architects.                Local Government      being prepared for the
                                                  (CLG)                 Commission
Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of              Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
Claimants, etc.) Act 2004 An Act to make                                no requirements under
provision about asylum and immigration.                                 the Directive
Asylum and Immigration Act 1996                   Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend and supplement the                                      no requirements under
Immigration Act 1971 and the Asylum and                                 the Directive
Immigration Appeals Act 1993.
Attendance of Witnesses Act 1854 - This Act       Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
enables Courts of Law to issue subpoena‟s to      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
compel the attendance of Witnesses outside                              the Directive
their jurisdiction and to the service of the
subpoena.
Auctioneers Act 1845
An Act to impose a new duty on the licence to
be taken out by all auctioneers in the United
Kingdom.
Auctions (Bidding Agreements) Act 1927
An Act to render illegal certain agreements and
transactions affecting bidding at auctions.
Auctions (Bidding Agreements) Act 1969 (c.
56) An Act to amend the law with respect to
proceedings for offences under the Auctions
(Bidding Agreements) Act 1927.
Audit (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1996                               Not in scope and raises
An Act to extend the functions of the Audit                             no requirements under
Commission for Local Authorities and the                                the Directive
national Health Service in England and Wales.
Audit Commission Act 1998 An Act to                                     Not in scope and raises
consolidate Part III of the Local Government                            no requirements under
Finance Act 1982 and other enactments relating                          the Directive
to the Audit Commission for Local Authorities
and the National Health Service in England and
Wales.
Avian Influenza (Preventative Measures)             Department for      In scope, a report is
(England) Regulations 2006.                         Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                                    and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                                    (DEFRA)
Bees Act 1980 An Act to make new provision          Department for      Not in scope and raises
for the control of pests and diseases affecting     Environment, Food   no requirements under
bees.                                               and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Biological Standards Act 1975 An Act to             Dept. of Health     Not in scope and raises
establish a body corporate having functions         (DoH)               no requirements under
relating to the establishment of standards for,                         the Directive
the provision of standard preparations of, and
the testing of biological substances; to provide
for the transfer of certain property, rights,
liabilities and obligations from the Medical
Research Council to the Secretary of State for
Social Services; and for connected purposes.
Birds (Registration Charges) Act 1997 An            Department for      In scope, a report is
Act to make provision (including provision          Environment, Food   being prepared for the
having retrospective effect) authorising the        and Rural Affairs   Commission
Secretary of State to impose charges in respect     (DEFRA)
of registrations effected in accordance with
regulations under section 6(2) or 7(1) of the
Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981. Gives the
SoS power to charge for the registration of
birds under the Wildlife and Countryside
Act 1981.
Breeding and Sale of Dogs (Welfare) Act             Department for      Not in scope and raises
1999 An Act to amend and extend certain             Environment, Food   no requirements under
enactments relating to the commercial breeding      and Rural Affairs   the Directive
and sale of dogs; to regulate the welfare of dogs   (DEFRA)
kept in commercial breeding establishments; to
extend powers of inspection; to establish
records of dogs kept at such establishments; and
for connected purposes.

Breeding of Dogs Act 1973 (as amended 1991          Department for      Not in scope and raises
and 1999)                                           Environment, Food   no requirements under
                                                    and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
British Fishing Boats Act 1983 An Act to             Department for        Not in scope and raises
prohibit the fishing for and trans-shipment of       Environment, Food     no requirements under
sea fish by or from British fishing boats, in        and Rural Affairs     the Directive
areas specified by order made by the Minister        (DEFRA)
of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food and the
Secretaries of State respectively concerned with
the sea fishing industry in Scotland, Wales and
Northern Ireland, unless those boats satisfy
conditions prescribed by an order of those
Ministers with respect to the nationality of
members of the crew; and to prohibit the
landing of sea fish in the United Kingdom from
British fishing boats that do not satisfy
conditions so prescribed.
Building Act 1984 Schedule 1, para 4(a).             Communities and       In scope, a report is
Building Regulations 2000 (SI 2000/2531) (as         Local Government      being prepared for the
amended), in particular regulations 12(5), 16A,      (CLG)                 Commission
20(B) and Schedule 2A. Building (Approved
Inspectorate) Regulations 2000 (SI 2000/2532)
(as amended) in particular regulations 11A and
12B.
Building Control Act 1966                            Communities and       This Act was repealed
An Act to regulate building and constructional       Local Government
work.                                                (CLG)
Burial Act 1959 This relates to the                  Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
authorisation of a churchwarden to step into the     (MoJ)                 no requirements under
shoes of those persons authorised to care for a                            the Directive
place of burial but who neglect to do so to
prevent danger to public health from places of
burial. Article 2.2 (a) applies.
Burial Act 1816                                      Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
The Act permits any spiritual or ecclesiastical      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
body corporate of spiritual person to transfer the                         the Directive
ownership of land so that it may be consecrated
and used for enlargement of a cemetery,
churchyard or burial ground. This relates to the
development or use of land and out of scope.
Burial Act 1852                                      Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
The vast majority of the Act has been repealed,      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
only 4 sections remain.                                                    the Directive
S45 relates to the transfer of the rights and
obligations of the General Board of Health for
Brompton Cemetery to the Commissioner of
Works Activities in the act are non economic
2.2(a) and 2.2(f) apply.
Burial Act 1853                                     Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
This relates to the opening of new burial           (MoJ)                 no requirements under
grounds beyond the limits of the metropolis.                              the Directive
2.2(f) applies.

Burial Act 1855                                     Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
This makes provision for the discontinuance of      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
burials (under the 1853 Act,) the enforcement                             the Directive
of the orders and the maintenance and upkeep
of burial grounds subject to such orders. 2.2(a)
and 2.2(f) apply.
Burial Act 1857                                     Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
 The Act enables HM in Council to make orders       (MoJ)                 no requirements under
to establish such regulations for the regulation                          the Directive
of public health.
The Act establishes a requirement for a Licence
for the removal of bodies from a burial site.
This would fall out of scope and be classified as
non-economic services of general interest. 2.2
(a).
Burial Act 1900                                     Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Transfer of power form Secretary of State to        (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Local Government Board. 2.2.(a) applies.                                  the Directive

Burial Laws Amendment Act 1880                      Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
This Act relates to the provisions such as giving   (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Notice of a burial, burial of paupers and                                 the Directive
registration.
Registration does not amount to an
authorisation scheme or requirement. 2.2 (a)
applies.
Cancellation of Contracts concluded away            Department for       Not in scope and raises
from business premises Regulations 1987             Business, Enterprise no requirements under
                                                    and Regulatory       the Directive
                                                    Reform (BERR)


Caravan Sites Act 1968 An Act to restrict the       Communities and       Not in scope and raises
eviction from caravan sites of occupiers of         Local Government      no requirements under
caravans and make other provision for the           (CLG)                 the Directive
benefit of such occupiers; to secure the
establishment of such sites by local authorities
for the use of gipsies and other persons of
nomadic habit, and control in certain areas the
unauthorised occupation of land by such
persons; to amend the definition of “caravan” in
Part I of the Caravan Sites and Control of
Development Act 1960; and for purposes
connected with the matters aforesaid.
Caravan Sites and Control of Development            Communities and       In scope, a report is
Act 1960 - Section 2                                Local Government      being prepared for the
                                                    (CLG)                 Commission
Care Standards Act 2000 - registration of           Dept. of Health       In scope and some
children‟s homes, Residential family centres,       (DoH)                 amendments are needed
fostering agencies, voluntary adoption agencies
(also known as registered adoption societies),
adoption support agencies , registration of
social workers.

Carriage by Air (Supplementary Provisions)          Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1962 An Act to give effect to the               Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
Convention, supplementary to the Warsaw                                   the Directive Article 3.2
Convention, for the unification of certain rules
relating to international carriage by air
performed by a person other than the
contracting carrier; and for connected purposes.
Carriage by Air Act 1961                            Department for       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Transport (DfT)      no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive Article 3.2
Carriage by Air and Road Act 1979                   Department for       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Transport (DfT)      no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive Article 3.2
Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1971                   Department for       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Business, Enterprise no requirements under
                                                    and Regulatory       the Directive
                                                    Reform (BERR)
Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1992                   Department for       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Business, Enterprise no requirements under
                                                    and Regulatory       the Directive
                                                    Reform (BERR)
Carriers Act 1830                                   Department for       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Transport (DfT)      no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Celluloid and Cinematograph Film Act 1922           Health and Safety    In scope, provisions are
(1922 c35) requirements on the keeping and          Executive (HSE)      justified and will be
storing of raw celluloid and cinematograph file.                         retained

Cereals Marketing Act 1965                          Department for        Not in scope – repealed
                                                    Environment, Food
                                                    and Rural Affairs
                                                    (DEFRA)
Chancel Repairs Act 1932                            Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Transfers jurisdiction for the repair of chancels   (MoJ)                 no requirements under
from the Ecclesiastical court to the County                               the Directive
Court. Not a service within 4.1
Charging Orders Act 1979                            Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
This Act makes provision for imposing charges       (MoJ)                 no requirements under
to secure payment of monies due under orders                              the Directive
of the High Court and County Court. It sets out
the circumstances and the property to be
charged. This would fall within 2.2(i.)
Charitable Trusts Validation Act 1954               Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
This Act relates to trusts set up before 16         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
December 2007 and validates those imperfect                               the Directive
trusts whose objects have charitable and non-
charitable objects to be applied for charitable
purposes. This is not a service and is an activity,
which relates to official authority.
2.2 (i) applies. It is a process rather than
service
Charities (Amendment) Act 1995                      Cabinet Office        Still under consideration
                                                    (CO)                  by CO
Charities Act 1960                                  Cabinet Office        This Act was repealed
                                                    (CO)
Charities Act 1992                                  Cabinet Office        Still under consideration
                                                    (CO)                  by CO
Charities Act 1993                                  Cabinet Office        Still under consideration
                                                    (CO)                  by CO
Charities Act 2006                                  Cabinet Office        Still under consideration
                                                    (CO)                  by CO
Charter Trustees Act 1985                           Communities and       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Local Government      no requirements under
                                                    (CLG)                 the Directive
Chartered Associations (Protection of Names Ministry of Justice           Not in scope and raises
and Uniforms) Act 1926                              (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Child Support, Pensions and Social Security        Department for         Not in scope and raises
Act 2000                                           Work and Pensions      no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)                  the Directive
Childcare Act 2006                                 Department for         In scope, provisions are
                                                   Children, Schools      justified and will be
                                                   and Families           retained
                                                   (DCSF)
Children Act 1989                                  Department for         Still under consideration
                                                   Children, Schools      by DCSF
                                                   and Families
                                                   (DCSF)
Children Act 2004                                  Department for         Still under consideration
                                                   Children, Schools      by DCSF
                                                   and Families
                                                   (DCSF)
Children and Adoption Act 2006                     Department for         Still under consideration
                                                   Children, Schools      by DCSF
                                                   and Families
                                                   (DCSF)
Children And Young Persons (Harmful                Department for         Still under consideration
Publications) Act 1955                             Children, Schools      by DCSF
                                                   and Families
                                              (DCSF)
Children and Young Persons (Protection        Department for        Still under consideration
from Tobacco) Act 1991                        Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                              and Families
                                              (DCSF)
Children and Young Persons Act 1933           Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                              Children, Schools     no requirements under
                                              and Families          the Directive
                                              (DCSF)
Children and Young Persons Act 1963           Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                              Children, Schools     no requirements under
                                              and Families          the Directive
                                              (DCSF)
Children and Young Persons Act 1969           Department for        Still under consideration
                                              Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                              and Families
                                              (DCSF)
Chiropracters Act 1994                        Dept. of Health      Not in scope and raises
                                              (DoH)                no requirements under
                                                                   the Directive
Christmas Day (Trading) Act 2004              Department for       Not in scope and raises
                                              Business, Enterprise no requirements under
                                              and Regulatory       the Directive
                                              Reform (BERR)
Chronically Sick And Disabled Persons         Dept. of Health      Not in scope and raises
(Amendment) Act 1976                          (DoH)                no requirements under
                                                                   the Directive
Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act     Dept. of Health      Not in scope and raises
1970                                          (DoH)                no requirements under
                                                                   the Directive
City of London (Approved Premises for                              Still under consideration
Marriage) Act 1996
City of London (Union of Parishes) Act 1907   Communities and       Not in scope and raises
                                              Local Government      no requirements under
                                              (CLG)                 the Directive
City of London (Ward Elections) Act 2002      Communities and       Not in scope and raises
                                              Local Government      no requirements under
                                              (CLG)                 the Directive
Civic Restaurants Act 1947                    Communities and       Not in scope and raises
                                              Local Government      no requirements under
                                              (CLG)                 the Directive
Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act 1996           Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                              Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                    the Directive
Civil Aviation (Amendment)Act 1982            Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                              Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                    the Directive
Civil Aviation Act 1980                       Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                              Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                      the Directive
Civil Aviation Act 1982                         Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                      the Directive
Civil Aviation Authority (Borrowing Powers) Department for            Not in scope and raises
Act 1990 (c. 2)                             Transport (DfT)           no requirements under
                                                                      the Directive
Civil Contingencies Act                         Cabinet Office        Not in scope and raises
                                                (CO)                  no requirements under
                                                                      the Directive
Civil Evidence Act 1968                         Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                      the Directive
Civil Evidence Act 1972                         Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
                                                (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
Civil Liability (Contribution) Act 1978         Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                      the Directive
Civil Partnerships Act 2004 - To enable same    Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
sex couples to obtain legal recognition of      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
relationship.                                                         the Directive
Not a service within 4.1 and 2.2 (a) applies.
Clean Air Act 1993                           Department for           Not in scope and raises
                                             Environment, Food        no requirements under
                                             and Rural Affairs        the Directive
                                             (DEFRA)
Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act Department for               Not in scope and raises
2005                                         Environment, Food        no requirements under
                                             and Rural Affairs        the Directive
                                             (DEFRA)
Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Act Dept. of Energy and         Not in scope and raises
2006                                         Climate Change           no requirements under
                                             (DECC)                   the Directive
Coast Protection Act 1949 (Sections 34-35)   Department for           Still under consideration
                                             Environment, Food        by DEFRA
                                             and Rural Affairs
                                             (DEFRA)
Coast Protection Act 1949 s16 and 17 consent Department for           In scope, a report is
to coast protection work                     Environment, Food        being prepared for the
                                             and Rural Affairs        Commission
                                             (DEFRA)
Coast Protection Act 1949 s18 licensing      Department for           In scope, a report is
excavation of materials from the seashore.   Environment, Food        being prepared for the
                                             and Rural Affairs        Commission
                                             (DEFRA)
Coastguard Act 1925                          Dept. for Business       Not in scope and raises
                                             Enterprise and           no requirements under
                                             Regulatory Reform        the Directive
                                             (BERR)
Commission Decision 2000/68/EC (Horse                Scottish Parliament   This Act has been
Passport Scotland)                                                         devolved
Commission Regulation (EC) No 865/2006               Department for        Still under consideration
Lays down detailed rules concerning                  Environment, Food     by DEFRA
implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No         and Rural Affairs
338/97.                                              (DEFRA)
Commissioner for Oaths Act s 1889 and 1891           Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
- These Acts make provision for the                  (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Administration of Oaths. Any persons giving                                the Directive
evidence in a civil or criminal trial should do so
under the sanction of an oath or solemn
affirmation. Also the maker of an affidavit
verifies facts contained in the affidavit and does
so before a person authorised to do so.
For full list of persons who may administer
oaths, see Document 4 para 13.

See Legal Services Act 2007 (Part 1 Schedule 4
- approved regulators may authorise persons to
administer oaths.)
Commissioners Clauses Act 1847                       Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
                                                     (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
Commissioners of Works Act 1852                      Scottish Parliament   This Act has been
                                                                           devolved
Commissioners of Works Act 1894                                            Not in scope and raises
                                                                           no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Common Informers Act 1951                            Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
                                                                           no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Commonable Rights Compensation Act 1882              Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                     (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Commonhold and Leasehold Reform Act                  Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
2002                                                 (MoJ) and             no requirements under
                                                     Communities and       the Directive
                                                     Local Government
                                                     (CLG)
Communications Act 2003 (and remaining               Dept for Culture,     Not in scope and raises
provisions of Broadcasting Acts 1990 and             Media & Sport         no requirements under
1996)                                                (DCMS)                the Directive

Companies (Audit, Investigations and                 Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
Community Enterprise) Act 2004                       Enterprise and        by BERR
                                                     Regulatory Reform
                                                     (BERR)
Companies Act 1985                                   Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                                     Enterprise and        by BERR
                                                     Regulatory Reform
                                                     (BERR)
Companies Act 1989                             Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                               Enterprise and        by BERR
                                               Regulatory Reform
                                               (BERR)
Companies Act 2006                             Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                               Enterprise and        by BERR
                                               Regulatory Reform
                                               (BERR)
Companies Clauses Act 1863                     Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                               Enterprise and        by BERR
                                               Regulatory Reform
                                               (BERR)
Companies Clauses Act 1869                     Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                               Enterprise and        by BERR
                                               Regulatory Reform
                                               (BERR)
Companies Clauses Consolidation Act 1845       Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                               Enterprise and        by BERR
                                               Regulatory Reform
                                               (BERR)
Companies Clauses Consolidation Act 1888       Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                               Enterprise and        by BERR
                                               Regulatory Reform
                                               (BERR)
Companies Consolidation (Consequential         Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
Provisions) Act 1985                           Enterprise and        by BERR
                                               Regulatory Reform
                                               (BERR)
Company Directors Disqualification Act         Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
1986                                           Enterprise and        by BERR
                                               Regulatory Reform
                                               (BERR)
Compensation Act 2006                          Ministry of Justice   Still under consideration
                                               (MoJ)                 by MoJ
Competent Persons self-certification schemes   Communities and       In scope, a report is
(authorised under the Building Act 1984)       Local Government      being prepared for the
                                               (CLG)                 Commission
Competition Act 1998                           Dept. for Business    Not in scope and raises
                                               Enterprise and        no requirements under
                                               Regulatory Reform     the Directive
                                               (BERR)
Competition and Service (Utilities) Act 1992   Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
                                               Climate Change        by DECC & DEFRA
                                               (DECC) &
                                               Department for
                                               Environment, Food
                                               and Rural Affairs
                                               (DEFRA)
Computer Misuse Act 1990                                             Not in scope and raises
                                                                     no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Confirmation Probate Amendment Act 1859             Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Congenital Disabilities (Civil Liability) Act       Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
1976                                                (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Conservation of Seals Act 1970                      Department for        In scope, a report is
See also Conservation of Seals (England) Order      Environment, Food     being prepared for the
1999.                                               and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                    (DEFRA)
Consumer Credit Act 1974                            Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                                    Enterprise and        by BERR
                                                    Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Consumer Protection Act 1987                        Dept. for Business    Not in scope and raises
                                                    Enterprise and        no requirements under
                                                    Regulatory Reform     the Directive
                                                    (BERR)
Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading             Dept. for Business    In scope, a report is
Regulations 2008                                    Enterprise and        being prepared for the
                                                    Regulatory Reform     Commission
                                                    (BERR)
Consumer Protection (Distance Selling)              Dept. for Business    In scope, a report is
Regulations 2000                                    Enterprise and        being prepared for the
                                                    Regulatory Reform     Commission
                                                    (BERR)
Continental Shelf Act 1989 (c. 35)                  Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
                                                    Climate Change        by DECC
                                                    (DECC)
Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999        Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                                    Enterprise and        by BERR
                                                    Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Controlled Waste (Registration of carriers          Department for        In scope, a report is
and seizers of vehicles) regulations 1991           Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                    and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                    (DEFRA)
Control of Pesticides Regulations 1986 (as          Department for        In scope, a report is
amended) Schedule 1                                 Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                    and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                    (DEFRA)
Control of Pollution (Amendment) Act 1989           Department for        In scope, a report is
Sections 1 and 2 (c.14)                             Environment, Food     being prepared for the
Requirement for waste carriers to be registered     and Rural Affairs     Commission
with the Environment Agency.                        (DEFRA)
Enabling power to make Regulations for
provisions on the registration of waste carriers.
Control of Waste (Seized Property) (England         Department for        Not in scope and raises
and Wales) Regulations 2009                         Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                    and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)

Conveyancing Act 1881 – The only provision          Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
that remains in force is that relating to powers    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
of trustees in respect of property held on behalf                         the Directive
of infants.

Trustees are engaged in the provision of
financial services therefore 2.2. (b) applies.

Trusts and General Trust Law should be out of
scope but see later discussion on Trustee Act
which may have requirement provisions relating
to the appointment of trustees.
Conveyancing Amendment (Scotland) Act          Scottish Parliament        This Act has been
1938                                                                      devolved

Co-operative Development Agency and                 Dept. for Business    Not in scope and raises
Industrial Development Act 1984                     Enterprise and        no requirements under
                                                    Regulatory Reform     the Directive
                                                    (BERR)
Co-operatives and Community Benefit                 Her Majesty‟s         Still under consideration
Societies Act 2003                                  Treasury (HMT)        by HMT

Corporate Bodies Contracts Act                      Dept. for Business    Still under consideration
                                                    Enterprise and        by BERR
                                                    Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Cost of Leases Act 1958 - Relates to the costs      Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
paid by parties to a lease;                         (MoJ) and             no requirements under
 Whilst this is a “requirement” provision 4.7       Communities and       the Directive
applies.                                            Local Government
                                                    (CLG)
Cost of Leases Act 1958                             Communities and       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Local Government      no requirements under
                                                    (CLG)                 the Directive.
Council Directive 79/409/EEC of 2 April             Department for        Not in scope and raises
1979, as amended. On the conservation of wild       Environment, Food     no requirements under
birds                                               and Rural Affairs     the Directive.
                                                    (DEFRA)
Council Regulation (EC) No 338/97                   Department for        Not in scope and raises
Regulates trade in endangered species by            Environment, Food     no requirements under
prohibiting trade except where a licence has        and Rural Affairs     the Directive.
been issued.                                        (DEFRA)
Council Regulation 2006/166                         Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                    Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                    and Rural Affairs     the Directive.
                                                  (DEFRA)
Council Regulation 1760/2000 (The Cattle          Department for        In scope, a report is
Identification Regulations 2007)                  Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                  and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
Council Directive 92/102/EEC (Pigs Records,       Department for        In scope, a report is
Identification and Movement Order 2007)           Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                  and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
Council Regulation 21/2004 (The Sheep and         Department for        Not in scope and raises
Goats Records, Identification and Movement        Environment, Food     no requirements under
England Order 2007)                               and Rural Affairs     the Directive.
                                                  (DEFRA)
Countryside Act 1968                              Department for        Still under consideration
                                                  Environment, Food     by DEFRA
                                                  and Rural Affairs
                                                  (DEFRA)
Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000            Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                  Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                  and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                  (DEFRA)
County Courts Act 1984                            Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
                                                  (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
Court of Session (No. 2) Act                      Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
                                                  (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
Courts (Colonial) Jurisdiction Act 1874           Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
                                                  (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
Courts Act 1672                                   Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
                                                  (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
Courts Act 1971                                   Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
                                                  (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
Courts Act 2003                                   Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                  (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Courts and Legal Services Act 1990                Ministry of Justice   In scope and some
                                                  (MoJ)                 amendments are needed
Courts and Legal Services Act 1990                Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Section 57( 4)                                    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
See also No 32 Above - This survives the                                the Directive
provision in the Legal Services Act and gives
specific powers to the Master of Faculties to
issue rules making provision for inter alia:
i education and training qualification;
ii further training
iii regulating practice, conduct and discipline
iv keeping of records and accounts;
v handling of clients money;............
viii payment of fees as prescribed
Cremation ( Amendment ) Regulations               Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
2000/58 - Regulations apply to the cremation of      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
body parts and their cremation after production                            the Directive
of a medical certificate by a medical referee.
Schedule sets out the forms to be used.
2.2.(f ) applies.
Cremation (Amendment) Regulations                    Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
2006/92 - This regulation amends the definition      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
of body to include body parts and cells and to                             the Directive
bring it in line with legislation on civil
partnerships, extending the definition of
married person and widow.

2.2 (f) applies.
Cremation Act 1902 - This relates to the             Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
regulation made by Secretary of State of             (MoJ)                 no requirements under
crematoria and charging of fees.                                           the Directive

2.2 (f) applies.
Cremation Act 1952 –                                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                     (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Relates to the certification by burial authorities                         the Directive
of new crematoria to the Secretary of State.

No scheme as such; 2.2 (a) applies
Crofters Common Grazings Regulation Act              Department for        Not in scope and raises
1908                                                 Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                     and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                     (DEFRA)
Crown Debts Act 1801 –                               Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
All of the sections have been repealed apart         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
from s9 which makes provision for any Statute                              the Directive
published can be used as evidence in the Courts
of the United Kingdom and Ireland and vice
versa. This is an activity relating to official
authority. 2.2.(i). applies.

Crown Estate Act 1961                                Cabinet Office        Not in scope and raises
                                                     (CO)                  no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Cycle Tracks Act 1984                                Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                     Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Damages Act 1996                                     Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                     (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Dangerous Dogs Act 1989                              Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to extend the powers available to a court     Environment, Food     no requirements under
on a complaint under section 2 of the Dogs Act       and Rural Affairs     the Directive
1871 together with additional rights of appeal       (DEFRA)
and enhanced penalties.
Dangerous Dogs Act 1991 Ammend. 1997                Department for        In scope, a report is
An Act to prohibit persons from having in their     Environment, Food     being prepared for the
possession or custody dogs belonging to types       and Rural Affairs     Commission
bred for fighting; and to impose restrictions in    (DEFRA)
respect of such dogs pending the coming into
force of the prohibition.
Dangerous Dogs Compensation and                     Department for        In scope, a report is
Exemption Schemes Order                             Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                    and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                    (DEFRA)
Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976                     Department for        In scope, a report is
An Act to regulate the keeping of certain kinds     Environment, Food     being prepared for the
of dangerous wild animals.                          and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                    (DEFRA)
Data Protection Act 1998                            Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to make new provision for the                (MoJ)                 no requirements under
regulation of the processing of information                               the Directive
relating to individuals, including the obtaining,
holding, use or disclosure of such information.
Dean and New Forests Act 1808                    Department for           Not in scope and raises
An Act for the Increase and Preservation of      Environment, Food        no requirements under
Timber in Dean and New Forests.                  and Rural Affairs        the Directive
                                                 (DEFRA)
Dean Forest Act 1819                             Department for           Not in scope and raises
An Act . . . F1 for the better collection and    Environment, Food        no requirements under
recovery of the Gale Rents in the Forest of      and Rural Affairs        the Directive
Dean, in the County of Gloucester.               (DEFRA)
Dean Forest Act 1861                             Department for           Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further Provision for the         Environment, Food        no requirements under
Management of Her Majesty‟s Forest of Dean,      and Rural Affairs        the Directive
and of the Mines and Quarries therein and in the (DEFRA)
Hundred of Saint Briavels in the County of
Gloucester.
Dean Forest Act 1906                             Department for           Not in scope and raises
An Act to authorise the exchange of parcels of   Environment, Food        no requirements under
waste in the Forest of Dean and to amend the     and Rural Affairs        the Directive
Dean Forest (Mines) Act 1904.                    (DEFRA)
Deeds Act 1696                                   Ministry of Justice      Not in scope and raises
Act allowing Securities &c. to be written book   (MoJ)                    no requirements under
wayes.                                                                    the Directive
Deeds of Arrangement Act 1914                    Ministry of Justice      Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate the law relating to deeds  (MoJ)                    no requirements under
of arrangement.                                                           the Directive
Deer Act 1991                                    Department for           In scope, a report is
An Act to consolidate certain enactments         Environment, Food        being prepared for the
relating to deer with amendments to give effect and Rural Affairs         Commission
to recommendations of the Law Commission.        (DEFRA)
Defective Premises Act 1972                                              Not in scope and raises
An Act to impose duties in connection with the                           no requirements under
provision of dwellings and otherwise to amend                            the Directive
the law of England and Wales as to liability for
injury or damage caused to persons through
defects in the state of premises.
Dentists Act 1984                                  Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate the Dentists Acts 1957 to    (DoH)                 no requirements under
1983, with an amendment to give effect to a                              the Directive
recommendation of the Law Commission and
the Scottish Law Commission.
Derelict Land Act 1982                                                   Not in scope and raises
                                                                         no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Destructive Imported Animals Act (Northern         Northern Ireland      This Act has been
Ireland) 1933                                      Executive             devolved
Development of Inventions Act 1967                 Department for
An Act to consolidate the Development of           Innovation,
Inventions Act 1948, 1954 and 1965.                Universities and
                                                   Skills (DIUS)
Development of Tourism Act 1969                    Dept for Culture,     Not in scope and raises
                                                   Media & Sport         no requirements under
                                                   (DCMS)                the Directive
Diseases of Fish Act 1937                          Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to prevent the spreading of disease         Environment, Food     no requirements under
among salmon and freshwater fish in Great          and Rural Affairs     the Directive
Britain.                                           (DEFRA)
Diseases of Fish Act 1983                          Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision for preventing Environment, Food        no requirements under
the spread of disease among fish, including        and Rural Affairs     the Directive
shellfish and fish bred or reared in the course of (DEFRA)
fish farming.
Disused Burial Grounds (Amendment) Act             Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
1981                                               (MoJ)                 no requirements under
An Act to amend the Disused Burial Grounds                               the Directive
Act 1884 to enable building to take place on
certain disused burial grounds with appropriate
safeguards; and for purposes connected
therewith.
Disused Burial Grounds Act 1884                    Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act for preventing the erection of Buildings (MoJ)                    no requirements under
on Disused Burial Grounds.                                               the Directive
Docking and Nicking of Horses Act 1949             Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to restrict the docking and nicking of      Environment, Food     no requirements under
horses and the importation of docked horses.       and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                   (DEFRA)
Documentary Evidence Act 1868                      Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                   (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Documentary Evidence Act 1882                    Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                 (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                       the Directive
Dogs (Amendment) Act 1928                        Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Dogs Act, 1906               Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                 and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                 (DEFRA)
Dogs (Fouling of Land) Act 1996                  Department for        This Act has been
                                                 Environment, Food     repealed.
                                                 and Rural Affairs
                                                 (DEFRA)
Dogs (Protection of Livestock) Act 1953          Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to provide for the punishment of          Environment, Food     no requirements under
persons whose dogs worry livestock on            and Rural Affairs     the Directive
agricultural land; and for purposes connected    (DEFRA)
with the matter aforesaid.
Dogs Act 1871                                    Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to provide further Protection against     Environment, Food     no requirements under
Dogs.                                            and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                 (DEFRA)
Dogs Act 1906                                    Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate and amend the              Environment, Food     no requirements under
Enactments relating to injury to live stock by   and Rural Affairs     the Directive
Dogs, and otherwise to amend the Law relating    (DEFRA)
to Dogs.
Durham Markets Company Act 1992                                        Not in scope and raises
                                                                       no requirements under
                                                                       the Directive
Eco-design for Energy-using Products             Department for        In scope, a report is
Regulations 2007 (SI,2007/2037)                  Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                 and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                 (DEFRA)
Edinburgh University (Transfer of                Scottish Parliament   This Act has been
Patronage) Act 1897                                                    devolved
Education (Fees and Awards) Act 1983             Department for        Still under consideration
                                                 Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                                 and Families
                                                 (DCSF)
Education (No. 2) Act 1986                       Department for        Still under consideration
                                                 Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                                 and Families
                                                 (DCSF)
Education (Schools) Act 1992                     Department for        Still under consideration
                                                 Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                                 and Families
                                                 (DCSF)
Education (Schools) Act 1997                     Department for        Still under consideration
                                                 Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                                 and Families
                                                 (DCSF)
Education (Student Loans) Act 1990   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education (Student Loans) Act 1996   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education (Student Loans) Act 1998   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1918                   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1962                   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1967                   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1973                   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1980                   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1985                   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1986                   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1994                   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                     and Families
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1996                   Department for      In scope – provisions are
                                     Children, Schools   justified and will be
                                     and Families        retained
                                     (DCSF)
Education Act 1997                   Department for      Still under consideration
                                     Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                             and Families
                                             (DCSF)
Education Act 2002                           Department for        In scope and
                                             Children, Schools     administrative changes
                                             and Families          necessary
                                             (DCSF)
Education Act 2005                           Department for        Still under consideration
                                             Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                             and Families
                                             (DCSF)
Education and Inspections Act 2006           Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                             Children, Schools     no requirements under
                                             and Families          the Directive
                                             (DCSF)
Education Reform Act 1988                    Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                             Children, Schools     no requirements under
                                             and Families          the Directive
                                             (DCSF)
Electricity (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act   Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
2003                                         Climate Change        by DECC
                                             (DECC)
Electricity Act 1947                         Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
                                             Climate Change        by DECC
                                             (DECC)
Electricity Act 1957                         Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
                                             Climate Change        by DECC
                                             (DECC)
Electricity Act 1989                         Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
                                             Climate Change        by DECC
                                             (DECC)
Electronic Commerce (EC Directive)           Dept. for Business    In scope, a report is
Regulations 2002                             Enterprise and        being prepared for the
                                             Regulatory Reform     Commission
                                             (BERR)
Endangered Species (Import and Export)       Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1976                                     Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                             and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                             (DEFRA)
Enemy Property Act 1953                                          Not in scope and raises
                                                                 no requirements under
                                                                 the Directive
Energy Act 1976                              Dept. of Energy and Still under consideration
                                             Climate Change      by DECC
                                             (DECC)
Energy Act 1983 (c. 25)                      Dept. of Energy and Still under consideration
                                             Climate Change      by DECC
                                             (DECC)
Energy Act 2004                              Dept. of Energy and Still under consideration
                                             Climate Change      by DECC
                                                   (DECC)

Energy Conservation Act 1996                       Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
                                                   Climate Change        by DECC
                                                   (DECC)
Energy Performance Accreditation Schemes           Communities and       In scope, a report is
(Authorised under the Energy Performance of        Local Government      being prepared for the
Buildings (certificates and inspections)           (CLG)                 Commission
(England and Wales) Regulations 2007 to
produce energy performance certificates on
construction, sale and rental of buildings and
public display certificates of energy
performance in public buildings)
Enterprise Act 2002                                Department for        Not in scope, although
                                                   Business Enterprise   part 8 of the Act will be
                                                   and Regulatory        used to implement some
                                                   Reform (BERR)         of Chapter V of the
                                                                         Services Directive
Entertainments (Increased Penalties) Act           Scottish              This Act has been
1990                                               Government            devolved

Environment Act 1995(c.25) - Sections 93-95        Department for        In scope, a report is
                                                   Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Environment and Safety Information Act             Health and Safety     Not in scope and raises
1988                                               Executive (HSE)       no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Environment Protection Act 1990 (c.43)             Department for        In scope, a report is
Part 1 Domestic integrated pollution control and   Environment, Food     being prepared for the
air pollution control by local authorities         and Rural Affairs     Commission
Section 34 (c.46)                                  (DEFRA)
Requirement for persons transferring waste to
prepare a written description of the waste.
Enabling power to make Regulations for
provisions on documentation to accompany
waste transfers
Environment Protection (Duty of Care)              Department for        In scope, a report is
Regulations 1991                                   Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Environmental Protection Regulations 2007          Department for        In scope, a report is
                                                   Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Environmental Permitting (England and              Department for        In scope, a report is
Wales) Regs 2007                                   Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Environmental Protection: The Ozone-             Department for         In scope, a report is
Depleting Substances (Qualifications)            Environment, Food      being prepared for the
Regulations 2006 - Regulations 5 - SI 2006 No    and Rural Affairs      Commission
1510                                             (DEFRA)
Equality Act 2006                                Government             Not in scope and raises
                                                 Equality Office        no requirements under
                                                 (GEO)                  the Directive
Essential Commodities Reserves Act 1938          Business, Enterprise   Not in scope and raises
                                                 and Regulatory         no requirements under
                                                 Reform (BERR)          the Directive
Estate Agents Act 1979 and associated            Department for         In scope, a report is
regulations - (including changes introduced by   Business Enterprise    being prepared for the
the Consumers, Estate Agents and Redress Act     and Regulatory         Commission
2007)                                            Reform (BERR)
EU Directive 2001/82 Community Code              Department for         In scope, a report is
                                                 Environment, Food      being prepared for the
                                                 and Rural Affairs      Commission
                                                 (DEFRA)
European Communities Act 1972                    British Foreign and    Not in scope and raises
                                                 Commonwealth           no requirements under
                                                 Office (FCO)           the Directive
Evidence (Colonial Statutes) Act 1907            Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
                                                 (MoJ)                  no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Evidence (Foreign, Dominion and Colonial         Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
Documents) Act 1933                              (MoJ)                  no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Evidence (Proceedings in Other                   Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
Jurisdictions) Act 1975                          (MoJ)                  no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Evidence Act 1845                                Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
                                                 (MoJ)                  no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Evidence Act 1851                                Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
                                                 (MoJ)                  no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Evidence Act 1938                                Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
                                                 (MoJ)                  no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Evidence Amendment Act 1853                      Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
                                                 (MoJ)                  no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Evidence and Powers of Attorney Act 1940         Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
                                                 (MoJ)                  no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Evidence and Powers of Attorney Act 1943         Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
                                                 (MoJ)                  no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Exchange Equalisation Account Act 1979             Her Majesty‟s         Not in scope and raises
                                                   Treasury (HMT)        no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Executors Act 1617                                 Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                   (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Explosive Substances Act 1883                      Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
                                                                         no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Explosives (Age of Purchase &c.) Act 1976          Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
                                                                         no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Explosives Act 1875 - requirement to be            Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
licensed to manufacture and store explosives,                            no requirements under
fireworks etc.                                                           the Directive
Export and Investment Guarantees Act 1991          Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                   Business Enterprise   no requirements under
                                                   and Regulatory        the Directive
                                                   Reform (BERR)
Factories Act 1961 (1961 c34) - requirement        Health and Safety     Not in scope and raises
to notify occupation of a factory and keep         Executive (HSE)       no requirements under
registers                                                                the Directive
Fair Trading Act 1973 and Trading Schemes          Department for        Not in scope and raises
Regulaions 1997                                    Business Enterprise   no requirements under
An Act to provide for the appointment of a         and Regulatory        the Directive
Director General of Fair Trading and of a          Reform (BERR)
Consumer Protection Advisory Committee, and
to confer on the Director General and the
Committee so appointed, on the Secretary of
State, on the Restrictive Practices Court and on
certain other courts new functions for the
protection of consumers.
Fairs Act 1871                                     Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to further amend the Law relating to        Business Enterprise   no requirements under
Fairs in England and Wales.                        and Regulatory        the Directive
                                                   Reform (BERR)
Fairs Act 1873                                     Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Law relating to Fairs in       Business Enterprise   no requirements under
England and Wales.                                 and Regulatory        the Directive
                                                   Reform (BERR)
Farm and Garden Chemicals Act 1967                 Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision for the labelling of      Environment, Food     no requirements under
farm and garden chemicals, and matters related     and Rural Affairs     the Directive
thereto.                                           (DEFRA)
Farm Land and Rural Proceedings Act 1988           Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to provide for the payment of grants for    Environment, Food     no requirements under
certain purposes connected with farm               and Rural Affairs     the Directive
businesses or with the conversion of               (DEFRA)
agricultural land to woodlands; and to increase
the limit on the number of members of the
Development Commission.



Farriers (Registration) (Amendment) Act             Department for      In scope, a report is
1977 An Act to amend the provisions of the          Environment, Food   being prepared for the
Farriers (Registration) Act 1975 with respect to    and Rural Affairs   Commission
the qualifications for registration thereunder;     (DEFRA)
and for other purposes.
Farriers (Registration) Act 1975                    Department for      In scope, a report is
An Act to prevent and avoid suffering by and        Environment, Food   being prepared for the
cruelty to horses arising from the shoeing of       and Rural Affairs   Commission
horses by unskilled persons; to promote the         (DEFRA)
proper shoeing of horses; to promote the
training of farriers and shoeing smiths; to
provide for the establishment of a Farriers
Registration Council to register persons
engaged in farriery and the shoeing of horses; to
prohibit the shoeing of horses by unqualified
persons; and for purposes connected therewith.
Films Act 1985                                      Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
                                                    Media & Sport       no requirements under
                                                    (DCMS)              the Directive
Finance Act 2005                                    Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Fire Safety and Safety of Places of Sport Act       Dept for Culture,   Still under consideration
1987 (c.27). part III.                              Media & Sport       by DCMS
                                                    (DCMS)

Fire Precautions Act 1971                           Communities and     Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision for the            Local Government    no requirements under
protection of persons from fire risks; and for      (CLG)               the Directive
purposes connected therewith.
Firearms (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 1997               Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
An Act to extend the class of prohibited                                no requirements under
weapons under the Firearms Act 1968 to                                  the Directive
include small-calibre pistols.
Firearms (Amendment) Act 1988                       Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Firearms Act 1968 and to                            no requirements under
make further provision for regulating the                               the Directive
possession of, and transactions relating to,
firearms and ammunition.
Firearms (Amendment) Act 1992                       Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
An Act to empower the Secretary of State to                             no requirements under
extend the period for which firearm and shot                            the Directive
gun certificates are granted or renewed.
Firearms (Amendment) Act 1994                        Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
An Act to create a new offence of possessing a                             no requirements under
firearm or imitation firearm with intent to cause                          the Directive
fear of violence; to apply certain provisions of
the Firearms Act 1968 to imitation firearms;
and for connected purposes.
Firearms (Amendment) Act 1997                        Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Firearms Acts 1968 to                                  no requirements under
1992; to make provision in relation to the                                 the Directive
licensing and regulation of pistol clubs; to make
further provision for regulating the possession
of, and transactions relating to, firearms and
ammunition; and for connected purposes.
Firearms Act 1968 An Act to consolidate the          Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
Firearms Acts 1937 and 1965, the Air Guns and                              no requirements under
Shot Guns, etc. , Act 1962, Part V of the                                  the Directive
Criminal Justice Act 1967 and certain
enactments amending the Firearms Act 1937.
Firearms Act 1982 An act to apply the                Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
provisions of the Firearms Act 1968 (with                                  no requirements under
certain exceptions) to imitation firearms which                            the Directive
are readily convertible into firearms to which
section 1 of that Act applies.
Fireworks Act 1951 An Act to confer                  Department for        Still under consideration
powers of seizure where dangerous fireworks          Business Enterprise   by BERR
are found, and powers to determine or amend          and Regulatory
licences or certificates for explosives factories    Reform (BERR)
where fireworks are made, to make provision
for the marking of fireworks and containers in
which fireworks are kept and to amend the law
relating to licences for small firework factories;
and for purposes connected with the matters
aforesaid.
Fireworks Act 1964                                   Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to exempt fireworks consigned for             Business Enterprise   no requirements under
export from the requirements of the Fireworks        and Regulatory        the Directive
Act 1951 as to marking.                              Reform (BERR)
Fireworks Act 2003                                   Department for        Still under consideration
An Act to make provision about fireworks and         Business Enterprise   by BERR
other explosives.                                    and Regulatory
                                                     Reform (BERR)
Fireworks Regulations 2004                           Department for        In scope, a report is
                                                     Business Enterprise   being prepared for the
                                                     and Regulatory        Commission
                                                     Reform (BERR)
Fisheries Act 1705                                   Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act for advancing and establishing the Fishing       Environment, Food     no requirements under
Trade in and about this Kingdom.                     and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                     (DEFRA)
Fisheries Act 1891                                  Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to carry into effect an International        Environment, Food   no requirements under
Declaration respecting the North Sea Fisheries,     and Rural Affairs   the Directive
and to amend the Law relating to Sea Fisheries      (DEFRA)
and Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries.
Fisheries Act 1955                                  Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to increase the maximum amount of the        Environment, Food   no requirements under
grants which may be made out of moneys              and Rural Affairs   the Directive
provided by Parliament to the Herring Industry      (DEFRA)
Board for the promotion of the sale of herring
and other purposes; to confer on the Minister of
Agriculture and Fisheries and the Secretary of
State powers to make grants and loans for the
execution, for the benefit of the fishing
industry, of harbour and other works and to
determine certain existing powers in that behalf;
to empower the Secretary of State to operate
dredgers; and for purposes connected with the
matters aforesaid
Fisheries Act 1981                                  Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to establish a Sea Fish Industry             Environment, Food   no requirements under
Authority with the duty of promoting the            and Rural Affairs   the Directive
efficiency of the sea fish industry in the United   (DEFRA)
Kingdom; to provide financial assistance for
that industry; to amend the law relating to the
regulation of sea fishing; to make new provision
in relation to fish farming; to amend the
enactments relating to whales and the
importation of live fish; to extend sections 6
and 7 of the Freshwater and Salmon Fisheries
(Scotland) Act 1976 to the part of the River
Tweed outside Scotland; to repeal section 5(3)
of the Fishery Board (Scotland) Act 1882; and
to enable the Department of Agriculture for
Northern Ireland to incur expenditure on fishery
protection in waters adjacent to Northern
Ireland.
Fishery Limits Act 1964 An Act to extend the        Department for      Not in scope and raises
British fishery limits and amend the definition     Environment, Food   no requirements under
of “sea-fishing” in the Sea Fisheries Act 1883.     and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Fishery Limits Act 1976 An Act to extend            Department for      Not in scope and raises
British fishery limits and make further             Environment, Food   no requirements under
provision in connection with the regulation of      and Rural Affairs   the Directive
sea fishing.                                        (DEFRA)
Fishing Vessels (Safety Provisions) Act 1970        Department for      Not in scope and raises
                                                    Environment, Food   no requirements under
                                                    and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Folkstone Harbour Act 1992                          A Local Act         Not in scope and raises
                                                                        no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Food Hygiene (England) Regulations 2006 /           Department for      In scope, a report is
Regulation (EC) 852/2004 / Regulation (EC)          Environment, Food   being prepared for the
853/2004                                            and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                                    (DEFRA)

Food Act 1984                                       Department for      In scope, a report is
An Act to consolidate the provisions of the         Environment, Food   being prepared for the
Food and Drugs Acts 1955 to 1982, the Sugar         and Rural Affairs   Commission
Act 1956, the Food and Drugs (Milk) Act 1970,       (DEFRA)
section 7(3) and (4) of the European
Communities Act 1972, section 198 of the
Local Government Act 1972 and Part IX of the
Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions)
Act 1982, and connected provisions.
Food and Environment Protection Act 1985            Department for      Still under consideration
(Chapter 48)                                        Environment, Food   by DEFRA
An Act to authorise the making in an                and Rural Affairs
emergency of orders specifying activities which     (DEFRA)
are to be prohibited as a precaution against the
consumption of food rendered unsuitable for
human consumption in consequence of an
escape of substances; to replace the Dumping at
Sea Act 1974 with fresh provision for
controlling the deposit of substances and
articles in the sea; to make provision for the
control of the deposit of substances and articles
under the sea-bed; to regulate pesticides and
substances, preparations and organisms
prepared or used for the control of pests or for
protection against pests; and for connected
purposes.
Food and Environment Protection Act 1985            Department for      Still under consideration
and its associated The Deposits in the Sea          Environment, Food   by DEFRA
(Exemptions) Order 1985                             and Rural Affairs
                                                    (DEFRA)
Food Safety Act 1990                                Department for      In scope, a report is
                                                    Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                                    and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                                    (DEFRA)
Food Standards Act 1999                             Department for      In scope, a report is
An Act to establish the Food Standards Agency       Environment, Food   being prepared for the
and make provision as to its functions; to          and Rural Affairs   Commission
amend the law relating to food safety and other     (DEFRA)
interests of consumers in relation to food; to
enable provision to be made in relation to the
notification of tests for food-borne diseases; to
enable provision to be made in relation to
animal feeding stuffs; and for connected
purposes.




Football (Disorder) (Amendment) Act 2002            Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend section 5 of the Football                               no requirements under
(Disorder) Act 2000; and for connected                                  the Directive
purposes.
Football (Disorder) Act 2000                        Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision for the                                no requirements under
purpose of preventing violence or disorder at or                        the Directive
in connection with association football matches;
and for connected purposes.
Football (Offences and Disorder) Act 1999           Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision in relation to                         no requirements under
football-related offences; to make further                              the Directive
provision for the purpose of preventing violence
or disorder at or in connection with football
matches; and for connected purposes.
Football Spectators Act 1989                        Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
An Act to control the admission of spectators at                        no requirements under
designated football matches in England and                              the Directive
Wales by means of a national membership
scheme and licences to admit spectators; to
provide for the safety of spectators at such
matches by means of such licences and the
conferment of functions on the licensing
authority in relation to safety certificates for
grounds at which such matches are played; and
to provide for the making by courts and the
enforcement of orders imposing restrictions on
persons convicted of certain offences for the
purpose of preventing violence or disorder at or
in connection with designated football matches
played outside England and Wales.
For future: still under Dept. Env. Farming,         Department for      Still under consideration
Rural Affairs (Department for Environment,          Environment, Food   by DEFRA
Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA))                     and Rural Affairs
consideration whether additional secondary          (DEFRA)
legislation required to enforce Council
Regulation 2006/166/EC to establish a
pollutant release and transfer register for
industrial operators to report emissions annually
to the competent authority where applicable
thresholds identified in Annex II is exceeded.
Foreign Corporations Act 1991
An Act to make provision about the status in the
United Kingdom of bodies incorporated or
formerly incorporated under the laws of certain
territories outside the United Kingdom.
Foreign Judgments (Reciprocal                                             Not in scope and raises
Enforcement) Act 1933                                                     no requirements under
An Act to make provision for the enforcement                              the Directive
in the United Kingdom of judgments given in
foreign countries which accord reciprocal
treatment to judgments given in the United
Kingdom, for facilitating the enforcement in
foreign countries of judgments given in the
United Kingdom, and for other purposes in
connection with the matters aforesaid.
Foreign Limitation Periods Act 1984                                       Not in scope and raises
An Act to provide for any law relating to the                             no requirements under
limitation of actions to be treated, for the                              the Directive
purposes of cases in which effect is given to
foreign law or to determinations by foreign
courts, as a matter of substance rather than as a
matter of procedure.
Foreign Marriage (Amendment) Act 1988               Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Foreign Marriage Act            (MoJ)                 no requirements under
1892 and to repeal certain enactments which are                           the Directive
spent relating to the validation of marriages of
British subjects solemnised outside the United
Kingdom.
Foreign Marriage Act 1892                           Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate Enactments relating to        (MoJ)                 no requirements under
the Marriage of British Subjects outside the                              the Directive
United Kingdom.
Foreign Marriage Act 1947                           Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Foreign Marriage Act,           (MoJ)                 no requirements under
1892 and for purposes connected therewith.                                the Directive
Foreign Prison-Made Goods Act 1897                  Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to prohibit the Importation of Foreign       Business Enterprise   no requirements under
Prison-made goods.                                  and Regulatory        the Directive
                                                    Reform (BERR)
Forestry Act 1967                                   Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate the Forestry Acts 1919 to     Environment, Food     no requirements under
1963 with corrections and improvements made         and Rural Affairs     the Directive
under the Consolidation of Enactments               (DEFRA)
(Procedure) Act 1949.
Forestry Act 1979                                   Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to re-state the power of the Forestry        Environment, Food     no requirements under
Commissioners to make grants and loans; and         and Rural Affairs     the Directive
to provide for the metrication of enactments        (DEFRA)
relating to forestry and forest lands.
Forestry Act 1981                                  Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Forestry Act 1967, and for     Environment, Food   no requirements under
connected purposes.                                and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                   (DEFRA)
Forestry Act 1986                                  Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to empower the Forestry                     Environment, Food   no requirements under
Commissioners to require the restocking of land    and Rural Affairs   the Directive
with trees after unauthorised felling.             (DEFRA)
Forestry Act 1991                                  Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to increase from nine to twelve the         Environment, Food   no requirements under
maximum number of members of a regional            and Rural Affairs   the Directive
advisory committee maintained under section        (DEFRA)
37 of the Forestry Act 1967.
Forfeiture Act 1982                                Department for      Not in scope and raises
                                                   Work and Pensions   no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)               the Directive
Freedom of Information Act 2000                    Cabinet Office      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision for the disclosure of     (CO)                no requirements under
information held by public authorities or by                           the Directive
persons providing services for them and to
amend the Data Protection Act 1998 and the
Public Records Act 1958; and for connected
purposes.
Friendly and Industrial and Provident              Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
Societies Act 1968                                 Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
An Act to make further provision with respect                          the Directive
to the accounts of friendly societies and
industrial and provident societies and the
auditing of those accounts, and with respect to
the rules and valuations of friendly societies.
Friendly Societies Act 1896                        Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate the Law relating to          Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
Friendly and other Societies.                                          the Directive
Friendly Societies Act 1955                        Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
An Act to extend the powers of friendly            Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
societies, and amend the Friendly Societies Acts                       the Directive
1896 to 1948; to make corresponding
amendments for trade unions in relation to sums
payable on the death of a member; to make
provision with respect to the furnishing of
information by the Minister of Pensions and
National Insurance in connection with claims
for benefit from friendly societies and trade
unions; and for purposes connected therewith.
Friendly Societies Act 1971                        Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the law relating to societies      Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
and branches registered under the Friendly                             the Directive
Societies Act 1896, to make other amendments
to facilitate the consolidation of the Friendly
Societies Acts 1896 to 1968, and for purposes
connected therewith.



Friendly Societies Act 1974                         Her Majesty‟s        Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate the Friendly Societies        Treasury (HMT)       no requirements under
Acts 1896 to 1971 and certain other enactments                           the Directive
relating to the societies to which those Acts
apply with amendments to give effect to
recommendations of the Law Commission and
the Scottish Law Commission.
Friendly Societies Act 1984                         Her Majesty‟s        Not in scope and raises
An Act to validate certain contracts of insurance   Treasury (HMT)       no requirements under
entered into by registered friendly societies                            the Directive
before 1st June 1984 and to modify, with both
retrospective and prospective effect, provisions
relating to the financial limits in section 64 of
the Friendly Societies Act 1974 and section 332
of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1970.
Friendly Societies Act 1992                         Her Majesty‟s        Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision for friendly       Treasury (HMT)       no requirements under
societies; to provide for the cessation of                               the Directive
registration under the Friendly Societies Act
1974; to make provision about disputes
involving friendly societies or other bodies
registered under the Friendly Societies Act
1974 and about the functions of the Chief
Registrar of friendly societies; and for
connected purposes.
Fuel and Electricity (Control) Act 1973             Dept. of Energy and Still under consideration
An Act to make temporary provision for              Climate Change      by DECC
controlling the production, supply, acquisition     (DECC)
and use of certain substances and of electricity;
and for purposes connected with those matters.
Fur Farming (Prohibition) Act 2000                  Department for       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Environment, Food    no requirements under
                                                    and Rural Affairs    the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Further and Higher Education Act 1985               Department for       Still under consideration
.                                                   Children, Schools    by DCSF
                                                    and Families
                                                    (DCSF)
Further and Higher Education Act 1992               Department for       In scope and further
An Act to make new provision about further          Children, Schools    assessment is being
and higher education.                               and Families         undertaken
                                                    (DCSF)
Gambling Act 2005                                   Dept for Culture,    Not in scope and raises
                                                    Media & Sport        no requirements under
                                                    (DCMS)               the Directive
Game Act 1831 An Act to amend the Laws in         Department for        Not in scope and raises
England relative to Game.                         Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                  and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                  (DEFRA)
Game Act 1970 An Act to amend the Game            Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1831 Sections 3 and 4; and to repeal section Environment, Food      no requirements under
10 of the Revenue Act 1911                        and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                  (DEFRA)
Game Law Amendment Act (Northern                  Department for        Not in scope and raises
Ireland) 1951 An Act to amend the Game            Environment, Food     no requirements under
Preservation Act (Northern Ireland), 1928; to     and Rural Affairs     the Directive
repeal certain enactments, including certain      (DEFRA)
enactments of the Irish Parliament, relating to
the preservation of game; and for purposes
connected with those matters.
Game Laws (Amendment) Act 1960 An Act Department for                    Not in scope and raises
to make better provision for the prevention of    Environment, Food     no requirements under
poaching.                                         and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                  (DEFRA)
Game Licenses Act 1860 An Act to repeal the Department for              In scope, a report is
Duties on Game Certificates and Certificates to Environment, Food       being prepared for the
deal in Game, and to impose in lieu thereof       and Rural Affairs     Commission
Duties on Excise Licences and Certificates for    (DEFRA)
the like Purposes.
Gas (Exempt Supplies) Act 1993 An Act to          Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
amend section 5 of the Gas Act 1986; and for      Climate Change        by DECC
connected purposes.                               (DECC)
Gas Act 1965 An Act to confer additional          Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
functions on the Gas Council and to make          Climate Change        by DECC
further provision as to the rating of the Gas     (DECC)
Council and Area Gas Boards; to increase the
number of members of the Gas Council, to
regulate and facilitate the storage of gas by the
Council and those Boards in underground strata,
and to modify section 52 of the Gas Act 1948;
and for connected purposes.
Gas Act 1972 An Act to make fresh provision Dept. of Energy and         Still under consideration
with respect to the gas industry in Great Britain Climate Change        by DECC
and related matters, and for purposes connected (DECC)
therewith.
Gas Act 1986 An Act to provide for the            Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
appointment and functions of a Director           Climate Change        by DECC
General of Gas Supply and the establishment       (DECC)
and functions of a Gas Consumers‟ Council.
Gas Act 1995 An Act to amend Parts I and III Dept. of Energy and        Still under consideration
of the Gas Act 1986; to make provision for        Climate Change        by DECC
requiring the owners of certain gas processing    (DECC)
facilities to make them available to other
persons; and for connected purposes.
Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations Health and Safety           In scope, provisions are
1998                                          Executive (HSE)             justified and will be
                                                                          retained
Gender Recognition Act 2004                         Government            Still under consideration
                                                    Equality Office       by GEO
                                                    (GEO)
Goods Vehicles (Licensing of Operators) Act         Department for        Not in scope and raises
1995 An Act to consolidate Part V of the            Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
Transport Act 1968 and related provisions                                 the Directive
concerning the licensing of operators of certain
goods vehicles.
Greenhouse Gas Emission Trading Scheme              Dept. of Energy and   In scope, a report is
Regulations 2005 (S.I. 2005/925)                    Climate Change        being prepared for the
                                                    (DECC)                Commission
Ground Game (Amendment) Act 1906 An                 Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act to amend the Ground Game Act, 1880 by           Environment, Food     no requirements under
extending the right of occupiers of moorlands       and Rural Affairs     the Directive
etc to kill ground game and for owners and          (DEFRA)
occupiers of moorlands etc to make and enforce
agreements for their joint benefit.
Ground Game Act 1880 An Act for the                 Department for        Not in scope and raises
better protection of Occupiers of Land against      Environment, Food     no requirements under
injury to their Crops from Ground Game.             and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Guard Dogs Act 1975 An Act to regulate the          Department for        Not in scope and raises
keeping and use of guard dogs; and for              Environment, Food     no requirements under
purposes connected therewith.                       and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Gun Barrel Proof Act 1868 An Act for                Department for        Not in scope and raises
repealing the Gun Barrel Proof Act 1855, and        Business              no requirements under
for making other Provisions in lieu thereof; and    Environment and       the Directive
for altering the Constitution of the Guardians of   Regulatory Reform
the Birmingham Proof House; and for better          (BERR)
ensuring the due Proof of Gun Barrels; and for
other Purposes.
Habitats Regulation 1994                            Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                    Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                    and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Harbours Act 1964                                   Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                    Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Hairdressers (Registration) Act 1964 An
Act to provide for the registration of
hairdressers; and for purposes connected
therewith.
                                                    Department for        Not in scope and raises
Harbours and Passing Tolls, &c. Act 1861            Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
                                                      Department for      Not in scope and raises
Harbours Transfer Act 1862                            Transport (DfT)     no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
                                                      Department for      Not in scope and raises
Harbours, Docks and Piers Clauses Act 1847            Transport (DfT)     no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Hares Act 1848 An Act to enable Persons               Department for      Not in scope and raises
having a Right to kill Hares in England and           Environment, Food   no requirements under
Wales to do so, by themselves or Persons              and Rural Affairs   the Directive
authorized by them, without being required to         (DEFRA)
take out a Game Certificate.
Hazardous Waste Regs 2005                             Department for      In scope, a report is
                                                      Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                                      and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                                      (DEFRA)
Hazardous Waste (Amendment) Regs 2009                 Department for
                                                      Environment, Food
                                                      and Rural Affairs
                                                      (DEFRA)
Hereford Markets Act 2003 An Act to make
new provision for markets in the district of
Herefordshire.
Higher Education Act 2004 An Act to make              Department for      Still under consideration
provision about research in the arts and              Children, Schools   by DCSF
humanities and about complaints by students           and Families
against institutions providing higher education;      (DCSF)
to make provision about fees payable by
students in higher education; to provide for the
appointment of a Director of Fair Access to
Higher Education; to make provision about
grants and loans to students in higher or further
education; to limit the jurisdiction of visitors of
institutions providing higher education; and for
connected purposes.
Highways Act 1980                                     Department for      Still under consideration
                                                      Transport (DfT)     by DfT




Hill Farming Act 1946 An Act to make                  Department for      Not in scope and raises
provision for promoting the rehabilitation of hill    Environment, Food   no requirements under
farming land; for the payment of subsidies in         and Rural Affairs   the Directive
respect of hill sheep and hill cattle; for            (DEFRA)
controlling the keeping of rams and ram lambs;
for regulating the burning of heather and grass;
for amending the law as to the valuation of
sheep stocks in Scotland; and for purposes
connected with the matters aforesaid.
Hill Farming Act 1954 An Act to amend                Department for      Not in scope and raises
section ten of the Hill Farming Act, 1946, and       Environment, Food   no requirements under
to provide for the registration of conditions        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
applied to cottages under that section.              (DEFRA)
Hill Farming Act 1985 An Act to extend               Department for      Not in scope and raises
provision made in section 20 of the Hill             Environment, Food   no requirements under
Farming Act 1946 for regulating or prohibiting       and Rural Affairs   the Directive
the burning of heather and grass so as to include    (DEFRA)
bracken, gorse and vaccinium.
Hire Purchase Act 1964 An Act to amend               Department for      Not in scope and raises
the law relating to hire-purchase and credit-sale,   Business            no requirements under
and, in relation thereto, to amend the               Environment and     the Directive
enactments relating to the sale of goods; to         Regulatory Reform
make provision with respect to dispositions of       (BERR)
motor vehicles which have been let or agreed to
be sold by way of hire-purchase or conditional
sale; to amend the Advertisements (Hire-
Purchase) Act 1957; and for purposes
connected with the matters aforesaid.
Home Energy Conservation Act 1995 An                                     Not in scope and raises
Act to make provision for the drawing up of                              no requirements under
local energy conservation reports in relation to                         the Directive
residential accommodation; to give the
Secretary of State functions in connection
therewith; and for related purposes.
Horserace Betting Levy Act 1981                      Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
                                                     Media & Sport       no requirements under
                                                     (DCMS)              the Directive
Horse Passports (England) Regulations 2004           Department for      In scope, a report is
                                                     Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                                     and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                                     (DEFRA)
Horses (Protective Headgear for Young                Department for      Not in scope and raises
Riders) Act 1990 An Act to secure the                Transport (DfT)     no requirements under
wearing of protective headgear by children                               the Directive
while horse riding; to prescribe offences and
penalties; and for connected purposes.
Horticultural Produce Act 1986 An Act to             Department for      Not in scope and raises
confer on authorised officers (within the            Environment, Food   no requirements under
meaning of Part III of the Agriculture and           and Rural Affairs   the Directive
Horticulture Act 1964) powers in relation to the     (DEFRA)
movement of horticultural produce; and for
purposes connected therewith.
Horticulture Act 1960 An Act to make                 Department for      This Act has been
provision for assisting the production and           Environment, Food   repealed.
marketing of horticultural produce.                  and Rural Affairs
                                                     (DEFRA)
Hotel Proprietors Act 1956 An Act to amend                           Not in scope and raises
the law relating to inns and innkeepers.                             no requirements under
                                                                     the Directive
House to House Collections Act 1939 An           Cabinet Office      Still under consideration
Act to provide for the regulation of house to    (CO)                by CO
house collections for charitable purposes; and
for matters connected therewith.
Household Waste Recycling Act 2003 An            Department for      In scope, report being
Act to make further provision regarding the      Environment, Food   prepared for Commission
collection, composting and recycling of          and Rural Affairs   - please see
household waste; and for connected purposes.     (DEFRA)             „Environment Protection
                                                                     Act 1990‟which has
                                                                     amended it.
Housing (Consequential Provisions) Act 1985      Communities and     Not in scope and raises
                                                 Local Government    no requirements under
                                                 (CLG)               the Directive
Housing (Consequential Provisions) Act 1985      Communities and     Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision for repeals,            Local Government    no requirements under
consequential amendments, transitional matters   (CLG)               the Directive
and saving in connection with the consolidation
of enactments in the housing Act 1985, the
housing Associations Act 1985 and the
Landlord and Tenant Act 1985.
Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) and Rent Northern Ireland         This Act has been
Restriction Law (Amendment) Act                  Executive           devolved
(Northern Ireland) 1956 An Act to make
further and better provision with respect to the
improvement of the housing of the people, to
amend the law relating to rent restriction, and
for purposes connected with those matters.
Housing Act 1964                                 Communities and     This Act has been
                                                 Local Government    repealed.
                                                 (CLG)
Housing Act 1969 An Act to make further          Communities and     Not in scope and raises
provision for grants by local authorities and    Local Government    no requirements under
contributions out of moneys provided by          (CLG)               the Directive
Parliament towards the cost of providing
dwellings by conversion or of improving
dwellings and houses; to confer powers on local
authorities to improve living conditions by
improving the amenities of areas or of
dwellings therein; to amend the law with regard
to rents payable for certain dwellings in good
repair and provided with certain amenities or
improved with the assistance of local
authorities; …. to amend the law relating to
long tenancies and modify section 9(1) of the
Leasehold Reform Act 1967; to amend Part II
of the Housing Subsidies Act 1967; to amend
section 46 of the Rent Act 1968; to increase the
fine which may be imposed under section 170
of the Housing Act 1957; and for purposes
connected with those matters.




Housing Act 1974 An Act to extend the                Communities and    Not in scope and raises
functions of the Housing Corporation and             Local Government   no requirements under
provide for the registration of, and the giving of   (CLG)              the Directive
financial assistance to, … to raise the rateable
value limits under the Leasehold Reform Act
1967; to amend the Housing Finance Act 1972;
to amend the law relating to the rights and
obligations of landlords and tenants and the
enforceability of certain covenants relating to
the development of land; and for purposes
connected therewith.


Housing Act 1980                                     Communities and    Not in scope and raises
                                                     Local Government   no requirements under
                                                     (CLG)              the Directive
Housing Act 1985 An Act to consolidate the           Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Housing Acts (except those provisions                Local Government   no requirements under
consolidated in the Housing Associations Act         (CLG)              the Directive
1985 and the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985),
and certain related provisions, with
amendments to give effect to recommendations
of the Law Commission.
Housing Act 1988 An Act to make further              Communities and    Not in scope and raises
provision with respect to dwelling-houses let on     Local Government   no requirements under
tenancies or occupied under licences; to amend       (CLG)              the Directive
the Rent Act 1977 and the Rent (Agriculture)
Act 1976; …to make provision consequential
upon the Housing (Scotland) Act 1988; and for
connected purposes.
Housing Act 1996                                     Communities and    In scope and some
                                                     Local Government   amendments are needed
                                                     (CLG)
Housing Act 2004 An Act to make provision           Communities and    In scope, a report is
about housing conditions; to regulate houses in     Local Government   being prepared for the
multiple occupation and certain other residential   (CLG)              Commission
accommodation; to make provision for home
information packs in connection with the sale of
residential properties; to make provision about
secure tenants and the right to buy; to make
provision about mobile homes and the
accommodation needs of gypsies and travellers;
to make other provision about housing; and for
connected purposes.
Housing and Building Control Act 1984               Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Most of the 66 sections and 12 schedules have       Local Government   no requirements under
been repealed. The remaining sections are           (CLG)              the Directive
section 60 (amendments of enactments relating
to sanitation and buildings, relates to Public
Health Acts 1936 and 1961), 62 (interpretation)
and 66 (short title, commencement and extent).
Housing and Local Government                        Northern Ireland   This Act has been
(Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (Northern            Executive          devolved
Ireland) 1946 An Act to provide for the
giving of financial assistance in respect of the
provision of housing accommodation for
workers; to make provision for temporary
housing accommodation; to make certain
provisions in respect of the acquisition of land
by local authorities; to make certain
amendments in the law relating to housing and
local government (including public health); and
for purposes connected with the matters
aforesaid or any of them.
Housing and Purchase and Housing Act                Communities and    This Act has been
1959                                                Local Government   repealed.
                                                    (CLG)
Housing Associations Act 1985                       Communities and    Not in scope and raises
                                                    Local Government   no requirements under
                                                    (CLG)              the Directive
Housing Corporation (Delegation) etc. Act           Communities and    Not in scope and raises
2006 An Act to make provision about the             Local Government   no requirements under
delegation of functions by the Housing              (CLG)              the Directive
Corporation and Housing for Wales and about
the validation of things done or evidenced by,
and the authentication of the fixing of, their
seals.
Housing Defects Act 1984 (c. 50) An Act to         Communities and     This Act has been
make provision in connection with defective        Local Government    repealed.
dwellings disposed of by public sector             (CLG)
authorities; and to provide for certain provisions
in agreements between building societies to be
disregarded for the purposes of the Restrictive
Trade Practices Act 1976.



Housing Grants, Construction and                    Communities and     Not in scope and raises
Regeneration Act 1996 An Act to make                Local Government    no requirements under
provision for grants and other assistance for       (CLG)               the Directive
housing purposes and about action in relation to
unfit housing; to amend the law relating to
construction contracts and architects; to provide
grants and other assistance for regeneration and
development and in connection with clearance
areas; to amend the provisions relating to home
energy efficiency schemes; to make provision
in connection with the dissolution of urban
development corporations, housing action trusts
and the Commission for the New Towns; and
for connected purposes.
Housing of the Working Classes Act 1885             Communities and     This Act has been
An Act to amend the Law relating to Dwellings       Local Government    repealed.
of the Working Classes.                             (CLG)
Housing Repairs And Rents Act 1954 An               Communities and     This Act has been
Act to make further provision for the clearance     Local Government    repealed.
and redevelopment of areas of unfit housing         (CLG)
accommodation, and for securing or promoting
the reconditioning and maintenance of houses;
and otherwise to amend the enactments relating
to housing, the exercise of certain powers
relating to land, and rent control.
Housing Subsidies Act 1967                          Communities and     This Act has been
                                                    Local Government    repealed.
                                                    (CLG)
Hovercraft Act 1968 An Act to make further          Department for      Not in scope and raises
provision with respect to hovercraft.               Transport (DfT)     no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive Article 3.2
Hunting Act 2004 An Act to make provision           Department for      Not in scope and raises
about hunting wild mammals with dogs; to            Environment, Food   no requirements under
prohibit hare coursing; and for connected           and Rural Affairs   the Directive
purposes.                                           (DEFRA)
Hypnotism Act 1952                                                      Still under consideration

Immigration (Carriers' Liability) Act 1987          Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
An Act to require carriers to make payments to                          no requirements under
the Secretary of State in respect of passengers                         the Directive
brought by them to the United Kingdom
without proper documents.
Import of Live Fish (England and Wales) Act         Department for      In scope, a report is
1980                                                Environment, Food   being prepared for the
An Act to restrict in England and Wales the         and Rural Affairs   Commission
import, keeping or release of live fish or            (DEFRA)
shellfish or the live eggs or milt of fish or
shellfish of certain species.
Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1965           Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate certain enactments              Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
relating to industrial and provident societies,                           the Directive
being those enactments as they apply in Great
Britain and the Channel Islands with corrections
and improvements made under the
Consolidation of Enactments (Procedure) Act
1949.
Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1967           Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
An Act to facilitate the borrowing of money by        Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
registered societies within the meaning of the                            the Directive
Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1965;
and for connected purposes.
Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1975           Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
An Act to raise the limit on the interest in the      Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
shares of a society registered under the                                  the Directive
Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1965
which any one member may hold and to
authorise the further alteration of that limit from
time to time.
Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1978           Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
An Act to raise the amounts of deposits which         Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
an industrial and provident society may take                              the Directive
without thereby carrying on the business of
banking; and to authorise the further alteration
of those amounts from time to time.
Industrial and Provident Societies Act 2002           Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
An Act to enable the law relating to societies        Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
registered under the Industrial and Provident                             the Directive
Societies Act 1965 to be amended so as to bring
it into conformity with certain aspects of the
law relating to companies; to amend the
procedure whereby such a society may convert
itself into, or amalgamate with or transfer its
engagements to, a company; and for connected
purposes.
 Industrial Assurance (Juvenile Societies) Act        Her Majesty‟s       Not in scope and raises
1926                           An Act to amend        Treasury (HMT)      no requirements under
section eleven of the Industrial Assurance Act                            the Directive
1923,with respect to the exemption from that
Act of juvenile societies.
Industrial Common Ownership Act 1976                  Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to further the development of                  Business            no requirements under
enterprises controlled by people working in           Environment and     the Directive
them, and for purposes connected therewith.           Regulatory Reform
                                                      (BERR)
Industrial Development Act 1982                     Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate, with certain exceptions,     Business            no requirements under
the Local Employment Act 1972, Parts I and II       Environment and     the Directive
of the Industry Act 1972, section 18 of the         Regulatory Reform
Industry Act 1980, section 6 of the Industry Act    (BERR)
1981 and related enactments.]
Industrial Development Act 1985                     Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision with respect to the        Business            no requirements under
English Industrial Estates Corporation and to       Environment and     the Directive
extend the borrowing powers of the Welsh            Regulatory Reform
Development Agency.                                 (BERR)
Industrial Diseases (Notification) Act 1981         Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision for                Work and Pensions   no requirements under
regulations concerning the notification and         (DWP)               the Directive
certification of death and for the recording of
information relating to industrial disease; and
matters related thereto.
Industrial Organisation and Development             Department for      Not in scope and raises
Act 1947                                            Business            no requirements under
An Act to provide for the establishment of          Environment and     the Directive
development councils to exercise functions for      Regulatory Reform
improving or developing the service rendered to     (BERR)
the community by industries and for other
purposes in relation thereto, for making funds
available for certain purposes in relation to
industries for which there is no development
council, for the disposal of any surplus of funds
levied under emergency provision for
encouragement of exports, for the making of
grants to bodies established for the
improvement of design, and for purposes
connected therewith and consequential thereon.
Industrial Training Act 1982                        Department for      Still under consideration
An Act to consolidate the law relating to           Children, Schools   by DCSF
industrial training boards.                         and Families
                                                    (DCSF)
Industrial Training Act 1986 (c. 15)                Department for      Still under consideration
An Act to make provision with respect to the        Children, Schools   by DCSF
functions of industrial training boards.            and Families
                                                    (DCSF)
Insolvency Act 1986                                 Department for      In scope and some
                                                    Business            amendments are needed
                                                    Environment and
                                                    Regulatory Reform
                                                    BERR
International Carriage of Perishable                Department for      Not in scope and raises
Foodstuffs Act 1976                                 Environment, Food   no requirements under
An Act to enable the United Kingdom to accede       and Rural Affairs   the Directive
to the Agreement on the International Carriage      (DEFRA)
of Perishable Foodstuffs and on the Special
Equipment to be Used for such Carriage (ATP);
and for purposes connected therewith.


International Road Haulage Permits Act             Department for        Not in scope and raises
1975                                               Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
An Act to make further provision with respect                            the Directive
to the forgery, carriage and production of
licences, permits, authorisations and other
documents relating to the international carriage
of goods by road; and for purposes connected
therewith.
Jurisdiction in Rating Act 1877 An Act to          Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
make provision with respect to Judicial            (MoJ)                 no requirements under
proceedings in certain cases relating to Rating.                         the Directive
Knives Act 1997 An Act to create new               Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
criminal offences in relation to the possession                          no requirements under
or marketing of, and publications relating to,                           the Directive
knives; to confer powers on the police to stop
and search people or vehicles for knives and
other offensive weapons and to seize items
found; and for connected purposes.
Land Drainage Act 1991 s22 Ministerial             Department for        In scope, a report is
authority to landowner to carry out drainage       Environment, Food     being prepared for the
works                                              and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Land Drainage Act 1991 s23 consent to non-         Department for        In scope, a report is
main river works                                   Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Late Night Refreshment Houses Act 1969             Dept for Culture,     This Act has been
An Act to consolidate certain enactments           Media & Sport         repealed.
relating to refreshment houses within the          (DCMS)
meaning of the Refreshment Houses Act 1860,
with corrections and improvements made under
the Consolidation of Enactments (Procedure)
Act 1949.
Law Of Distress Amendment Act 1888 An              Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Act to amend the Law of Distress for Rent.         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Law of Distress Amendment Act 1895 An              Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Act to amend the Law of Distress Amendment         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Act 1888.                                                                the Directive
Law of Distress Amendment Act 1908 An              Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Act to amend the Law as regards a Landlord‟s       (MoJ)                 no requirements under
right of Distress for Rent.                                              the Directive
Law of Libel Amendment Act 1888 An Act             Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
to amend the Law of Libel.                         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Law Officers Fees Act 1872 An Act to make           Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
better Provision respecting certain Fees payable    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
to the Law Officers of the Crown for England.                             the Directive
Learning and Skills Act 2000                        Department for        Still under consideration
                                                    Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                                    and Families
                                                    (DCSF)
Leasehold Property (Repairs) Act 1938 An            Communities and       Not in scope and raises
Act to amend the law as to the enforcement by       Local Government      no requirements under
landlords of obligations to repair and similar      (CLG)                 the Directive
obligations arising under leases.
Leasehold Reform Act 1967 An Act to                 Communities and       Not in scope and raises
enable tenants of houses held on long leases at     Local Government      no requirements under
low rents to acquire the freehold or an extended    (CLG)                 the Directive
lease; to apply the Rent Acts to premises held
on long leases at a rackrent, and to bring the
operation of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954
into conformity with the Rent Acts as so
amended; to make other changes in the law in
relation to premises held on long leases,
including amendments of the Places of Worship
(Enfranchisement) Act 1920; and for purposes
connected therewith.
Leasehold Reform Act 1979 (c. 44) An Act            Communities and       Not in scope and raises
to provide further protection, for a tenant in      Local Government      no requirements under
possession claiming to acquire the freehold         (CLG)                 the Directive
under the Leasehold Reform Act 1967, against
artificial inflation of the price he has to pay.
Legal Aid Act 1988 An Act to make new               Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
provision for the administration of, and to         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
revise the law relating to, legal aid, advice and                         the Directive
assistance.
Legal Deposit Libraries Act 2003 An Act to          Dept for Culture,     Not in scope and raises
make provision in place of section 15 of the        Media & Sport         no requirements under
Copyright Act 1911 relating to the deposit of       (DCMS)                the Directive
printed and similar publications, including on
and off line publications; to make provision
about the use and preservation of material
deposited; and for connected purposes.
Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act               Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                    Business              no requirements under
                                                    Environment and       the Directive
                                                    Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Level Crossings Act 1983 An Act to make             Department for        Not in scope and raises
further provision about level crossings.            Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Libel Act 1792 An Act to remove Doubts              Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
respecting the Functions of Juries in Cases of      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Libel.                                                                    the Directive
Libel Act 1843 An Act to amend the Law              Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
respecting defamatory Words and Libel.              (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Libel Act 1845 An Act to amend an Act               Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
passed in the Session of Parliament held in the     (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Sixth and Seventh Years of the Reign of Her                               the Directive
present Majesty, intituled “An Act to amend the
Law respecting defamatory Words and Libel.”
Licensing Act 1902 An Act to amend the              Dept for Culture,     This Act has been
Law relating to the Sale of Intoxicating Liquors    Media & Sport         repealed.
and to Drunkenness                                  (DCMS)
Licensing Act 2003 An Act to make provision         Dept for Culture,     In scope - DCMS are
about the regulation of the sale and supply of      Media & Sport         examining the extent of
alcohol, the provision of entertainment…late        (DCMS)                the changes which may
night refreshment, about offences relating to                             need to be made to the
alcohol and for connected purposes.                                       application process
Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2000 An          Department for        Still under consideration
Act to make provision for limited liability         Business              by BERR
partnerships.                                       Environment and
                                                    Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Limited Liability partnerships Act 2002             Department for        Act to be repealed.
                                                    Business
                                                    Environment and
                                                    Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Limited Partnerships Act 1907 An Act to             Department for        Not in scope and raises
establish Limited Partnerships.                     Business              no requirements under
                                                    Environment and       the Directive
                                                    Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Litigants in Person (Costs and Expenses) Act        Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
1975                                                (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Livestock Rearing Act 1951 An Act to                Department for        Not in scope and raises
extend and amend the provisions of the Hill         Environment, Food     no requirements under
Farming Act, 1946, relating to the rehabilitation   and Rural Affairs     the Directive
of hill farming land, the payment of subsidies in   (DEFRA)
respect of hill sheep and hill cattle and the
control of rams in England and Wales; …. and
for purposes connected with the matters
aforesaid.
Local Authorities (Expenditure Powers) Act          Communities and       This Act has been
1983                                                Local Government      repealed.
                                                    (CLG)
Local Authorities (Goods and Services) Act          Communities and       Not in scope and raises
1970 An Act to make further provision with          Local Government      no requirements under
respect to the supply of goods and services by      (CLG)                 the Directive
local authorities to certain public bodies, and
for purposes connected therewith.


Local Authorities (Land) Act 1963 An Act             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
to make amendments of the law relating to the        Local Government   no requirements under
functions of local authorities in relation to land   (CLG)              the Directive
to the like effect as those commonly made in
local Acts; to enable local authorities to make
advances for the erection of buildings and to
provide accommodation for keeping motor
vehicles; to amend the provisions of the
National Parks and Access to the Countryside
Act 1949 relating to the treatment of derelict
land; to apply Part II of the Town and Country
Planning Act 1959 to corporate land; and for
purposes connected with the matters aforesaid.
Local Authorities (Restoration Of Works              Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Powers) Act 1977 An Act to amend                     Local Government   no requirements under
provisions of certain orders made by virtue of       (CLG)              the Directive
section 254 of the Local Government Act 1972
so as to restore the powers conferred by those
provisions on certain district councils.
Local Authorities' Mutual Investment Trust           Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Act 1968 An Act to extend the scope of the           Local Government   no requirements under
powers of investment made collectively by            (CLG)              the Directive
local authorities through the Local Authorities‟
Mutual Investment Trust.
Local Government (Access to Information)             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Act 1985 An Act to provide for greater public        Local Government   no requirements under
access to local authority meetings, reports and      (CLG)              the Directive
documents subject to specified confidentiality
provisions; to give local authorities duties to
publish certain information; and for related
purposes.
Local Government (Amendment) Act 1993                Communities and    Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend section 11 of the Local              Local Government   no requirements under
Government Act 1966 to permit grants to be           (CLG)              the Directive
made to local authorities making special
provisions in exercising their functions, in
consequence of the presence within their areas
of persons belonging to ethnic minorities; and
for connected purposes.
Local Government (Contracts) Act 1997 An             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Act to make provision about the powers of local      Local Government   no requirements under
authorities (including probation committees and      (CLG)              the Directive
the Receiver for the Metropolitan Police
District) to enter into contracts; to enable
expenditure of local authorities making
administrative arrangements for magistrates‟
courts to be treated for some purposes as not
being capital expenditure; and for connected
purposes.


Local Government (Interim Provisions) Act            Communities and    This Act has been
1984                                                 Local Government   repealed.
                                                     (CLG)
Local Government (Miscellaneous                      Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Provisions) Act 1953 An Act to amend the             Local Government   no requirements under
law relating to local authorities.                   (CLG)              the Directive
Local Government (Miscellaneous                      Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Provisions) Act 1976 An Act to make                  Local Government   no requirements under
amendments for England and Wales of                  (CLG)              the Directive
provisions of the law which relates to local
authorities or highways and is commonly
amended by local Acts; to alter certain
supplemental provisions of the enactments
relating to public health; to provide for certain
powers of local authorities to execute works to
be exercisable outside their areas; to provide for
certain future local enactments and orders to
have effect subject to certain other enactments;
to amend section 126 of the Housing Act 1974;
and for purposes connected with the matters
aforesaid.
Local Government (Miscellaneous                      Communities and    In scope, a report is
Provisions) Act 1982 An Act to make                  Local Government   being prepared for the
amendments for England and Wales of                  (CLG)              Commission
provisions of that part of the law relating to
local authorities or highways which is
commonly amended by local Acts; to make
provision for the control of sex
establishments;…. to repeal the Theatrical
Employers Registration Acts 1925 and 1928; …
to exclude from the definition of “construction
or maintenance work” in section 20 of the Local
Government, Planning and Land Act 1980 work
undertaken by local authorities and
development bodies pursuant to certain
agreements with the Manpower Services
Commission… to amend section 140 of the
Local Government Act 1972 … to make further
provision as to arrangements made by local
authorities under the Employment and Training
Act 1973;…. and for connected purposes.
Local Government (Overseas Assistance) Act           Communities and    Not in scope and raises
1993 An Act to enable local authorities in           Local Government   no requirements under
Great Britain to provide advice and assistance       (CLG)              the Directive
as respects matters in which they have skill and
experience to bodies engaged outside the
United Kingdom in the carrying on of any of
the activities of local government.
Local Government (Records) Act 1962 An               Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Act to amend the law relating to the functions       Local Government   no requirements under
of local authorities with respect to records in      (CLG)              the Directive
written or other form.
Local Government Act 1894 An Act to make             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
further provision for Local Government in            Local Government   no requirements under
England and Wales.                                   (CLG)              the Directive
Local Government Act 1929 An Act to                  Communities and    Not in scope and raises
amend the law relating to the administration of      Local Government   no requirements under
poor relief, registration of births, deaths, and     (CLG)              the Directive
marriages, highways, town planning and local
government; to extend the application of the
Rating and Valuation (Apportionment) Act,
1928, to hereditaments in which no persons are
employed; to grant complete or partial relief
from rates in the case of the hereditaments to
which that Act applies; to discontinue certain
grants from the Exchequer and provide other
grants in lieu thereof; and for purposes
consequential on the matters aforesaid.
Local Government Act 1948 An Act to                  Communities and    Not in scope and raises
amend the law relating to Exchequer grants to        Local Government   no requirements under
local authorities and other bodies and grants by     (CLG)              the Directive
local authorities to other local authorities or
other bodies, and the law relating to rating,
valuation for rating and precepts to rating
authorities; to provide for payments for the
benefit of local authorities by the British
Transport Commission, the British Electricity
Authority and the North of Scotland Hydro-
Electric Board; to amend the Railway Freight
Rebates Enactments, 1929 to 1943, section two
hundred and eleven of the Local Government
(Scotland) Act 1947, …. and for purposes
connected with the matters aforesaid.
Local Government Act 1958 An Act to make             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
further provision, as respects England and           Local Government   no requirements under
Wales, with respect to grants to local or police     (CLG)              the Directive
authorities, with respect to the rating of
industrial and freight-transport hereditaments
and of transport, electricity and gas authorities,
with respect to the making of changes in the
area, name, status and functions of local
authorities, and with respect to local
government finance and elections; to amend the
law in England and Wales and in Northern
Ireland as to the making by trustees of loans to
local and other authorities; and for purposes
connected with the matters aforesaid.
Local Government Act 1966 An Act to make             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
further provision, in relation to England and        Local Government   no requirements under
Wales, with respect to the payment of grants to      (CLG)              the Directive
local authorities, rating and valuation, the
classification and lighting of highways and the
powers of local authorities to place staff and
facilities at the disposal of Ministers concerned
with highways and to make payments offsetting
the effect of the selective employment tax; to
repeal or amend certain enactments relating to
local licences and registrations; and for
purposes connected with the matters aforesaid.
Local Government Act 1972 An Act to make             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
provision with respect to local government and       Local Government   no requirements under
the functions of local authorities in England and    (CLG)              the Directive
Wales; to amend Part II of the Transport Act
1968; to confer rights of appeal in respect of
decisions relating to licences under the Home
Counties (Music and Dancing) Licensing Act
1926; to make further provision with respect to
magistrates‟ courts committees; to abolish
certain inferior courts of record; and for
connected purposes.
Local Government Act 1986 An Act to                  Communities and    Not in scope and raises
require rating authorities to set a rate on or       Local Government   no requirements under
before 1st April; to prohibit political publicity    (CLG)              the Directive
and otherwise restrain local authority publicity;
to require the mortgagor‟s consent and make
other provision in connection with the disposal
of local authority mortgages; to amend the law
as to the effect of retirement and re-election of,
and the allowances payable to, members of
certain authorities; and for connected purposes.
Local Government Act 1988 An Act to                  Communities and    Not in scope and raises
secure that local and other public authorities       Local Government   no requirements under
undertake certain activities only if they can do     (CLG)              the Directive
so competitively;…. to make provision about
local authorities‟ publicity, local government
administration, the powers of auditors, land
held by public bodies, direct labour
organisations, arrangements under the
Employment and Training Act 1973, the
Commission for Local Authority Accounts in
Scotland, the auditing of accounts of local
authorities in Scotland, and dog registration,
dog licences and stray dogs; and for connected
purposes.
Local Government Act 1992 An Act to make            Communities and    Not in scope and raises
new provision, by giving effect to proposals in     Local Government   no requirements under
Cm. 1599 (The Citizen‟s Charter) relating to        (CLG)              the Directive
publicity and competition, for securing
economy, efficiency and effectiveness in the
manner in which local authorities carry on
certain activities; and to make new provision in
relation to local government in England for
effecting structural, boundary and electoral
changes.
Local Government Act 1999 An Act to                 Communities and    Not in scope and raises
make provision imposing on local and certain        Local Government   no requirements under
other authorities requirements relating to          (CLG)              the Directive
economy, efficiency and effectiveness; and to
make provision for the regulation of council tax
and precepts.
Local Government Act 2000 An Act to make            Communities and    Not in scope and raises
provision with respect to the functions and         Local Government   no requirements under
procedures of local authorities and provision       (CLG)              the Directive
with respect to local authority elections; to
make provision with respect to grants and
housing benefit in respect of certain welfare
services; to amend section 29 of the Children
Act 1989; and for connected purposes.
Local Government Act 2003 An Act to make            Communities and    Not in scope and raises
provision about finance, and other provision, in    Local Government   no requirements under
connection with local and certain other             (CLG)              the Directive
authorities; to provide for changing the dates of
local elections in 2004; to amend the Audit
Commission Act 1998; and for connected
purposes.
Local Government Acts 1888, 1974, 1978,             Communities and    This Act has been
1985, 1987                                          Local Government   repealed.
                                                    (CLG)
Local Government and Rating Act 1997 An             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
Act to make further provision about non-            Local Government   no requirements under
domestic rating; to make further provision          (CLG)              the Directive
about parishes and parish councils; to confer
additional powers on parish councils and
community councils; and for connected
purposes.
Local Government, Planning and Land Act              Communities and    Not in scope and raises
1980 An Act to relax controls over local and         Local Government   no requirements under
certain other authorities; to amend the law          (CLG)              the Directive
relating to the publication of information, the
undertaking of works and the payment of
allowances by local authorities and other
bodies; …to make further provision in relation
to gipsies and their caravan sites; to abolish the
Clean Air Councils and certain restrictions on
the Greater London Council; to empower
certain further authorities to confer honorary
distinctions; and for connected purposes.
Local Land Charges Act 1975 An Act to
make fresh provision for and in connection with
the keeping of local land charges registers and
the registration of matters therein.
Locomotive Act 1861 An Act for regulating            Department for     Not in scope and raises
the use of locomotives on turnpike and other         Transport (DfT)    no requirements under
roads, and the tolls to be levied on such                               the Directive
locomotives and on the waggons and carriages
drawn or propelled by the same.
London Local Authorities Act 1990 An Act             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
to confer further powers upon local authorities      Local Government   no requirements under
in London; and for related purposes.                 (CLG)              the Directive

London Local Authorities Act 1991 An Act             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
to confer further powers upon local authorities      Local Government   no requirements under
in London; and for other purposes.                   (CLG)              the Directive

London Local Authorities Act 1994 An Act             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
to confer further powers upon local authorities      Local Government   no requirements under
in London; and for other purposes.                   (CLG)              the Directive

London Local Authorities Act 1995 An Act             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
to confer further powers upon local authorities      Local Government   no requirements under
in London; and for other purposes.                   (CLG)              the Directive


London Local Authorities Act 1996 An Act             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
to confer further powers upon local authorities      Local Government   no requirements under
in London; and for related purposes.                 (CLG)              the Directive

London Local Authorities Act 2000                    Communities and    Not in scope and raises
                                                     Local Government   no requirements under
                                                     (CLG)              the Directive
London Local Authorities Act 2004 An Act             Communities and    Not in scope and raises
to confer further powers upon local authorities      Local Government   no requirements under
in London; and for related purposes.                 (CLG)              the Directive
London Local Authorities and Transport for          Communities and       Not in scope and raises
London Act 2003 An Act to confer further            Local Government      no requirements under
powers upon local authorities in London and         (CLG)                 the Directive
upon Transport for London; and for related
purposes.
London Olympic Games and Paralympic                 Dept for Culture,     In scope, provisions are
Games Act 2006 An Act to make provision in          Media & Sport         justified and will be
connection with the Olympic Games and               (DCMS)                retained
Paralympic Games that are to take place in
London in the year 2012; to amend the Olympic
Symbol etc. (Protection) Act 1995; and for
connected purposes.
Magistrates Courts Act 1980 - Part I deals          Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
with criminal jurisdiction and procedure;           (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Part II deals with civil jurisdiction and
procedure;

Part III makes provision regarding the
enforcement of court orders and the recovery of
unpaid fines;

Part IV makes provision regarding the
attendance of witnesses at Magistrates‟ Courts
and miscellaneous evidential matters.

Part V makes provision regarding appeals
against decisions of the Magistrates‟ Court.

Part VI makes provisions regarding
recognizances i.e. undertakings to keep the
peace and be of good behaviour.

Part VII miscellaneous matters including
constitution and place of sitting of magistrates
courts; limitation periods; execution of
warrants; civilian enforcement officers; practice
and procedure of justices in exercising
functions preliminary or incidental to
proceedings in the Magistrates Court.
Articles 1(5) applies and 2.2(i).

Sections 122 and 150 are amended by Legal
Services Act 2007-
Marine, &c., Broadcasting (Offences) Act            Department for        Not in scope and raises
1967                                                Business              no requirements under
An Act to suppress broadcasting from ships,         Environment and       the Directive
aircraft and certain marine structures.             Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Maritime Conventions Act 1911                        Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Law relating to Merchant         Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
Shipping with a view to enabling certain                                   the Directive
Conventions to be carried into effect.
Markets and Fairs (Weighing of Cattle) Act           Department for        Not in scope and raises
1887                                                 Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                     and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                     (DEFRA)
Markets and Fairs (Weighing of Cattle) Act           Department for        Not in scope and raises
1891                                                 Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                     and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                     (DEFRA)
Markets and Fairs (Weighing of Cattle) Act           Department for        Not in scope and raises
1926                                                 Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                     and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                     (DEFRA)
Markets And Fairs Clauses Act 1847                                         Still under consideration
Marriage Act 1984                                    Home Office (HO)      Still under consideration
                                                                           by HO
Medical Act 1858                                     Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
                                                     (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Medical Act 1860                                     Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
                                                     (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Medical Act 1983                                     Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
                                                     (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Medical Qualifications (Amendment) Act               Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
1991                                                 (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Medicinal Products: Prescription by Nurses           Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
etc. Act 1992                                        (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Medicines Act 1968                                   Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
Part 3 (restrictions on sale of medicinal drugs      (DoH)                 no requirements under
other than by pharmacies)                                                  the Directive
Part 4 (Pharmacies)
Medicines Act 1971                                   Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
                                                     (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Mental Capacity Act 2005 - This Act makes            Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
new provisions for persons who lack capacity         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
and the establishment of a Court of Protection.                            the Directive
Part 1 Defines a person who lack capacity and
acts in connection with the care and treatment
including powers of attorney and expenditure.
;general powers of the Court and deputies in
relation inter alia to their property and affairs;
S 35 Appointment of mental capacity
advocates- no restriction. The Act also deals
with codes of practise.
Merchant Shipping (Liability of Shipowners         Department for    Not in scope and raises
and Others) Act 1900                               Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
An Act to amend the Merchant Shipping Act                            the Directive
1894, with respect to the Liability of
Shipowners and others.
Merchant Shipping (Liability of Shipowners         Department for    Not in scope and raises
and Others) Act 1958                               Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
An Act to amend Part VIII of the Merchant                            the Directive
Shipping Act 1894, and section two of the
Merchant Shipping (Liability of Shipowners
and others) Act 1900; and for purposes
connected therewith.
Merchant Shipping (Load Lines) Act 1967            Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision as to load        Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
lines and related matters; to increase penalties                     the Directive
under certain provisions of the Merchant
Shipping Acts 1894 to 1965 relating to
passenger steamers; and for purposes connected
with the matters aforesaid.
Merchant Shipping (Pollution) Act 2006             Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to enable effect to be given to the         Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
Supplementary Fund Protocol 2003 and to                              the Directive
future revisions of the international
arrangements relating to compensation for oil
pollution from ships; to enable effect to be
given to Annex VI of the MARPOL
Convention; and to amend section 178(1) of the
Merchant Shipping Act 1995.
Merchant Shipping Act 1906                         Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Merchant Shipping Acts         Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
1894 to 1900.                                                        the Directive
Merchant Shipping Act 1921                         Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Merchant Shipping Acts         Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
1894 to 1920.                                                        the Directive
Merchant Shipping Act 1948 An Act to               Department for    Not in scope and raises
amend the provisions of the Merchant Shipping      Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
Acts relating to matters affected by certain                         the Directive
International Conventions adopted at Seattle in
the year nineteen hundred and forty-six.
Merchant Shipping Act 1950                         Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to provide for regulating crew              Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
accommodation in fishing boats and for                               the Directive
amending the Merchant Shipping Acts 1894 to
1949, with respect to the engagement and
discharge of crews, the review of punishments
imposed by naval courts, fishing boats engaged
in the Newfoundland cod fisheries, and
proceedings in summary courts in Northern
Ireland; and for purposes connected with the
matters aforesaid.




Merchant Shipping Act 1964                         Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to enable effect to be given to an          Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
International Convention for the Safety of Life                      the Directive
at Sea signed in London on 17th June 1960; to
amend section 271 of the Merchant Shipping
Act 1894; and for purposes connected
therewith.
Merchant Shipping Act 1970                         Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to make fresh provision in place of         Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
certain enactments relating to merchant ships                        the Directive
and seamen and to repeal some of those
enactments without replacement; to make
further provision relating to merchant ships and
seamen; and for purposes connected therewith.
Merchant Shipping Act 1974                         Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision concerning oil    Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
pollution by ships and related matters; to give                      the Directive
power to protect shipping and trading interests
against foreign action concerning or affecting
carriage of goods by sea; to make provision
relating to the operation of submersible
apparatus; to alter the constitution of the
Commissioners of Northern Lighthouses; and to
amend certain provisions of the Merchant
Shipping Act 1970 relating to offences
committed by seamen.
Merchant Shipping Act 1979                         Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to make amendments of the law relating      Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
to pilotage, carriage by sea, liability of                           the Directive
shipowners and salvors and pollution from
ships and other amendments of the law relating
to shipping, pollution and seamen.
Merchant Shipping Act 1983                         Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to make further provision in respect of     Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
the registration of small ships and the                              the Directive
appointment of registrars at ports.
Merchant Shipping Act 1984                         Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision for the service of        Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
improvement notices and prohibition notices in                       the Directive
connection with statutory provisions relating to
the safety of ships and other matters; to make
further provision with respect to the
ascertainment of ships‟ tonnages for the
purposes of section 503 of the Merchant
Shipping Act 1894 and section 4 of the
Merchant Shipping (Oil Pollution) Act 1971;
and for connected purposes.



Merchant Shipping Act 1988                          Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the law relating to the             Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
registration of ships; to make provision for the                      the Directive
giving of financial assistance in connection with
the training of seamen and crew relief costs; to
make provision for the establishment of a
Merchant Navy Reserve; to make further
provision with respect to the safety of shipping,
with respect to liability and compensation for
oil pollution and with respect to the financing
and administration of the lighthouse service; to
make other amendments of the law relating to
shipping, seamen and pollution; and for
connected purposes.
Merchant Shipping Act 1995                          Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate the Merchant Shipping         Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
Acts 1894 to 1994 and other enactments                                the Directive
relating to merchant shipping.
Merchant Shipping and Maritime Security             Department for    Not in scope and raises
Act 1997 An Act to amend the Merchant               Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
Shipping Act 1995; to extend the powers of fire                       the Directive
authorities to use fire brigades and equipment at
sea; to make further provision about the
protection of wrecks; to amend Part III of the
Aviation and Maritime Security Act 1990; to
make provision about piracy; to provide for the
continuing application to the International Oil
Pollution Compensation Fund of section 1 of
the International Organisations Act 1968; to
make provision about the International Tribunal
for the Law of the Sea; and for connected
purposes.
Merchant Shipping Law Amendment Act                 Department for    Not in scope and raises
1853 An Act to amend various Laws relating          Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
to Merchant Shipping.                                                 the Directive
Merchant Shipping Repeal Act 1854                   Department for    Not in scope and raises
An Act to repeal certain Acts and Parts of Acts     Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
relating to Merchant Shipping, and to continue                        the Directive
certain Provisions in the said Acts.
Merchant Shipping(Liner Conferences) Act            Department for    Not in scope and raises
1982 An Act to provide for the                      Transport (DfT)   no requirements under
implementation in the United Kingdom of the                           the Directive
Convention on a Code of Conduct for Liner
Conferences signed at Geneva on 6th April
1974; and for connected purposes.

Metropolitan Fairs Act 1868                         Department for         Not in scope and raises
An Act for the Prevention of the holding of         Business               no requirements under
unlawful Fairs within the Limits of the             Environment and        the Directive
Metropolitan Police District.                       Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Metropolitan Public Carriage Act 1869               Department for         Not in scope and raises
An Act for amending the Law relating to             Transport (DfT)        no requirements under
Hackney and Stage Carriages within the                                     the Directive
Metropolitan Police District.
Mineral Workings Offshore Installations Act         Health and Safety      Not in scope and raises
1971 - provisions on offences                       Executive (HSE)        no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Mines and Quarries (Tips) Act 1969 (1969            Health and Safety      Not in scope and raises
c10) - duties on tip owners and managers and        Executive (HSE)        no requirements under
on local authorities                                                       the Directive
Mines and Quarries Act 1954 (1954 c70) -            Health and Safety      Not in scope and raises
duties on mine and quarry owners but also           Executive (HSE)        no requirements under
surveyors (possible service) official engineers                            the Directive
and technicians
Minors' Contracts Act 1987 (c. 13)                  Department for         Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the law relating to minors‟         Business               no requirements under
contracts.                                          Environment and        the Directive
                                                    Regulatory Reform
                                                    (BERR)
Misuse of Drugs Act 1971                            Home Office (HO)       Not in scope and raises
An Act to make new provision with respect to                               no requirements under
dangerous or otherwise harmful drugs and                                   the Directive
related matters, and for purposes connected
therewith.
Mobile Homes Act 1975                               Communities and        Not in scope and raises
                                                    Local Government       no requirements under
                                                    (CLG)                  the Directive
Mobile Homes Act 1983               An Act to       Communities and        Not in scope and raises
make new provision in place of sections 1 to 6      Local Government       no requirements under
of the Mobile Homes Act 1975.                       (CLG)                  the Directive
Mock Auctions Act 1961 An Act to prohibit           Department for         This Act has been
certain practices in relation to sales purporting   Business, Enterprise   repealed.
to be sales by auction.                             and Regulatory
                                                    Reform (BERR)
Motor Cycle Noise Act 1987 An Act to                Department for         Not in scope and raises
prohibit the supply of motor cycle exhaust          Transport (DfT)        no requirements under
systems and silencers likely to result in the                              the Directive
emission of excessive noise; and for connected
purposes.
Motor Vehicles (Wearing of Rear Seat Belts          Department for         Not in scope and raises
by Children) Act 1988 (c. 23)                An     Transport (DfT)        no requirements under
Act to make provision for the wearing of rear                           the Directive
seat belts by children; and for connected
purposes.
National Heritage Acts, 1980, 1983, 1997 and        Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
2002                                                Media & Sport       no requirements under
                                                    (DCMS)              the Directive
National Lottery etc Act 1993                       Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
                                                    Media & Sport       no requirements under
                                                    (DCMS)              the Directive
National Lottery etc Act 1998                       Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
                                                    Media & Sport       no requirements under
                                                    (DCMS)              the Directive
Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act             Home Office (HO)    Not in scope and raises
2002                                                                    no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Natural Environment and Rural                       Department for      Not in scope and raises
Communities Act 2006 An Act to make                 Environment, Food   no requirements under
provision about bodies concerned with the           and Rural Affairs   the Directive
natural environment and rural communities; to       (DEFRA)
make provision in connection with wildlife,
sites of special scientific interest, National
Parks and the Broads; to amend the law relating
to rights of way; to make provision as to the
Inland Waterways Amenity Advisory Council;
to provide for flexible administrative
arrangements in connection with functions
relating to the environment and rural affairs and
certain other functions; and for connected
purposes.
Newspaper Libel and Registration Act 1881           Dept for Culture,   Still under consideration
An Act to amend the Law of Newspaper Libel,         Media & Sport       by DCMS
and to provide for the Registration of              (DCMS)
Newspaper Proprietors.
Newspapers, Printers, and Reading Rooms             Dept for Culture,   Still under consideration
Repeal Act 1869 An Act to repeal certain            Media & Sport       by DCMS
enactments relating to Newspapers, Pamphlets,       (DCMS)
and other Publications, and to Printers,
Typefounders, and Reading Rooms
Night Poaching Act 1828 An Act for the              Department for      Not in scope and raises
more effectual Prevention of Persons going          Environment, Food   no requirements under
armed by Night for the Destruction of Game.         and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Night Poaching Act 1844 An Act to extend            Department for      Not in scope and raises
an Act of the Ninth Year of King George the         Environment, Food   no requirements under
Fourth, for the more effectual Prevention of        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
Persons going armed by Night for the                (DEFRA)
Destruction of Game.
Non-Commercial Movement Pet Animals                 Department for      In scope, a report is
(England) regulations 2004                          Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                                    and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                                     (DEFRA)
North Sea Fisheries Act 1893 An Act to               Department for        Not in scope and raises
carry into effect an International Convention        Environment, Food     no requirements under
respecting the Liquor Traffic in the North Sea.      and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                     (DEFRA)
Notice of Accidents Act 1906 An Act to               Department for        Not in scope and raises
amend the Law relating to Returns and                Business              no requirements under
Notifications of Accidents in Mines, Quarries,       Environment and       the Directive
Factories, and Workshops, and under the Notice       Regulatory Reform
of Accidents Act 1894.                               (BERR)
Notification of Cooling Towers and                   Health and Safety     In scope, the provisions
Evaporative Condensers Regulations 1992              Executive (HSE)       are justified and will be
                                                                           retained.

Nursery Education and Grant-Maintained                Department for       This Act has been
Schools Act 1996 An Act to provide for the           Children, Schools     repealed.
making of grants in respect of nursery education     and Families
and to permit borrowing by grant-maintained          (DCSF)
schools.
Oaths Act 1775 An Act to empower Justices            Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
of the Peace to administer Oaths where any           (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Penalty is to be levied or Distress to be made, in                         the Directive
pursuance of any Act of Parliament, wherein
the same is not expressly directed.
Oaths Act 1978 An Act to consolidate the             Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Oaths Act 1838 and the Oaths Acts 1888 to            (MoJ)                 no requirements under
1977, and to repeal, as obsolete, section 13 of                            the Directive
the Circuit Courts (Scotland) Act 1828.
Oaths And Evidence (Overseas Authorities             British Foreign and   Not in scope and raises
And Countries) Act 1963 An Act to authorise          Commonwealth          no requirements under
the administration of oaths and the performance      Office (FCO)          the Directive
of notarial acts by representatives of, and other
persons empowered by the authorities of,
countries overseas, and by representatives of
Her Majesty in post overseas; and to amend the
Foreign Tribunals Evidence Act 1856 and the
Evidence (Foreign, Dominion and Colonial
Documents) Act 1933.
Offices, Shops and Railway Premises Act              Communities and          Not in scope and
1963 An Act to make fresh provision for              Local Government         raises no
securing the health, safety and welfare of           (CLG)                    requirements under
persons employed to work in office or shop                                    the Directive
premises and provision for securing the health,
safety and welfare of persons employed to work
in certain railway premises; to amend certain
provisions of the Factories Act 1961; and for
purposes connected with the matters aforesaid -
requirement to notify intention to employ
persons on offices, shops and railway premises.
Olympic Symbol etc. (Protection) Act 1995            Dept for Culture,     In scope, provisions are
An Act to make provision about the use for           Media & Sport         justified and will be
commercial purposes of the Olympic symbol            (DCMS)                retained
and certain words associated with the Olympic
games; and for connected purposes.
Open Spaces Act 1906 An Act to consolidate           Communities and       Not in scope and raises
Enactments relating to Open Spaces.                  Local Government      no requirements under
                                                     (CLG)                 the Directive
Open Spaces Act 1906 (s12 & 15)                      Communities and       Not in scope and raises
                                                     Local Government      no requirements under
                                                     (CLG)                 the Directive
Opticians Act 1989                                   Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
                                                     (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Osteopaths Act 1993                                  Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
                                                     (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                           the Directive
Outer Space Act 1986 An Act to confer                Department for        Not in scope and raises
licensing and other powers on the Secretary of       Business              no requirements under
State to secure compliance with the                  Environment and       the Directive
international obligations of the United Kingdom      Regulatory Reform
with respect to the launching and operation of       (BERR)
space objects and the carrying on of other
activities in outer space by persons connected
with this country.
Package Travel Regulations 1992                      Department for        In scope, a report is
                                                     Business              being prepared for the
                                                     Environment and       Commission
                                                     Regulatory Reform
                                                     (BERR)
Parish Councils and Burial Authorities (             Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1970 - Short           (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Act which deals with payment by a party to                                 the Directive
burial or local authority for the maintenance of
private graves and transfer of assets to carry out
the function.

2.2.(a) applies.
Partnership Act 1890 An Act to declare and           Department for        Not in scope and raises
amend the Law of Partnership.                        Business              no requirements under
                                                     Environment and       the Directive
                                                     Regulatory Reform
                                                     (BERR)
Partnership Act 1895                                 Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                     Business              no requirements under
                                                     Environment and       the Directive
                                                     Regulatory Reform
                                                     (BERR)
Patents Act 1949 An Act to consolidate               Department for        Not in scope and raises
certain enactments relating to patents.               Business            no requirements under
                                                      Environment and     the Directive
                                                      Regulatory Reform
                                                      (BERR)
Patents Act 1977 An Act to establish a new            Department for      Still under consideration
law of patents applicable to future patents and       Innovation,         by DIUS
applications for patents; to amend the law of         Universities and
patents applicable to existing patents and            Skills (DIUS)
applications for patents; to give effect to certain
international conventions on patents; and for
connected purposes.
Patents Act 2004 An Act to amend the law              Department for      Not in scope and raises
relating to patents.                                  Business            no requirements under
                                                      Environment and     the Directive
                                                      Regulatory Reform
                                                      (BERR)
Patents and Designs Act 1907 An Act to                Department for      Not in scope and raises
consolidate the enactments relating to Patents        Business            no requirements under
for Inventions and the Registration of Designs        Environment and     the Directive
and certain enactments relating to Trade Marks.       Regulatory Reform
                                                      (BERR)
Patents, Designs and Marks Act 1986 An                Department for      Not in scope and raises
Act to amend the enactments relating to the           Business            no requirements under
registers of trade marks, designs and patents so      Environment and     the Directive
as to enable them to be kept otherwise than in        Regulatory Reform
documentary form and so as to give the                (BERR)
enactment due effect in relation to any portion
of a register not kept in documentary form; to
make amendments of the Trade Marks Act 1938
….: to make other amendments of the Trade
Marks Act 1938 in its application to service
marks and amendments of other Acts in relation
to such marks; and for connected purposes.
Patents, Designs, Copyright and Trade                 Department for      Not in scope and raises
Marks (Emergency) Act An Act to make                  Business            no requirements under
such special provision with respect to patents,       Environment and     the Directive
registered designs, copyright and trade marks,        Regulatory Reform
as is expedient to meet any emergency which           (BERR)
may arise as a result of war.
Pedlars Act 1871                                      Department for      Act due to be amended,
                                                      Business            will be out of scope
                                                      Environment and
                                                      Regulatory Reform
                                                      (BERR)
Pension Act 1995                                      Department for      Not in scope and raises
                                                      Work and Pensions   no requirements under
                                                      (DWP)               the Directive
Pension Schemes Act 1993                              Department for      Not in scope and raises
                                                      Work and Pensions   no requirements under
                                                      (DWP)               the Directive
Pensions Act 2004                                 Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                  Work and Pensions     no requirements under
                                                  (DWP)                 the Directive
Performing Animals (Regulation) Act 1925          Department for        In scope, a report is
An Act to regulate the Exhibition and Training    Environment, Food     being prepared for the
of Performing Animals.                            and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
Pesticides Act 1998 Control Of Pesticides         Department for        In scope, a report is
Regulations 1986 (as amended) Schedule 1: An Environment, Food          being prepared for the
Act to amend the Food and Environment             and Rural Affairs     Commission
Protection Act 1985 in respect of the powers to (DEFRA)
make regulations concerning pesticides and in
respect of the enforcement of provisions
relating to the control of pesticides.
Pests Act 1954 An Act to make further             Department for        Not in scope and raises
provision with respect to the destruction or      Environment, Food     no requirements under
control of rabbits and other animals and birds,   and Rural Affairs     the Directive
and to the use of spring traps for killing or     (DEFRA)
taking animals.
Pet Animals Act 1951 An Act to regulate the Department for              Not in scope and raises
sale of pet animals.                              Environment, Food     no requirements under
                                                  and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                  (DEFRA)
Pet Animals Act 1951 (Amendment) Act              Department for        Not in scope and raises
1983 An Act to amend the Pet Animals Act          Environment, Food     no requirements under
1951 regulating the sale of pet animals.          and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                  (DEFRA)
Petroleum (Consolidation) Act 1928 (1928          Health and Safety     In scope, a report is
c32) - requirements (a licence) needed to keep    Executive (HSE)       being prepared for the
petroleum spirit                                                        Commission
Petroleum (Transfer of Licences) Act 1936         Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
An Act to make provision with respect to the      Climate Change        by DECC
transfer of petroleum-spirit licences granted     (DECC)
under the Petroleum (Consolidation) Act 1928 -
allows the transfer of a licence to someone else.
Petroleum Act 1987 An Act to make                 Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
provision in respect of the abandonment of        Climate Change        by DECC
offshore installations and submarine pipe-lines   (DECC)
and in respect of safety zones around offshore
installations; to amend the Petroleum
(Production) Act 1934 and to make provision in
respect of licences under that Act; to amend the
law relating to pipe-lines; to repeal sections 34
to 39 of the Petroleum and Submarine Pipe-
lines Act 1975; and for connected purposes.
Petroleum Act 1998 An Act to consolidate          Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
certain enactments about petroleum, offshore      Climate Change        by DECC
installations and submarine pipelines.            (DECC)
Pig Industry Levy Act 1983 An Act to              Department for        Not in scope and raises
authorise the Meat and Livestock Commission       Environment, Food     no requirements under
to impose a levy for the purpose of meeting         and Rural Affairs    the Directive
costs incurred by the Minister of Agriculture,      (DEFRA)
Fisheries and Food in consequence of
exercising any of his powers under the Animal
Health Act 1981 in relation to the disease of
pigs known as Aujeszky‟s disease or in relation
to pigs which are affected or suspected of being
affected with, or have been exposed to the
infection of, that disease and for the purpose of
making certain additional compensation
payments to the owners of such pigs in respect
of losses incurred by them in consequence of
action taken by the Minister in relation to those
pigs under that Act; and to provide for the
application of the proceeds of the levy for those
and connected purposes and otherwise for the
benefit of the pig industry or the pig products
industry.
Pilotage Act 1987 An Act to make new                Department for      Not in scope and raises
provision in respect of pilotage.                   Transport (DfT)     no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Pipe-Lines Act 1962 An Act to regulate and          Dept. of Energy and Still under consideration
facilitate the construction, and secure the safe    Climate Change      by DECC
operation, of pipe-lines and make provision for     (DECC)
matters arising thereout; and to provide that
certain pipe-lines shall be plant or machinery
for the purposes of the enactments relating to
rating in England and Wales.
Planning (Hazardous Substances) Act 1990            Department for       Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate certain enactments            Environment, Food    no requirements under
relating to special controls in respect of          and Rural Affairs    the Directive
hazardous substances with amendments to give        (DEFRA)
effect to recommendations of the Law
Commission.
Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation         Communities and      Not in scope and raises
Areas) Act 1990                                     Local Government     no requirements under
                                                    (CLG) AND DCMS       the Directive
Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act                Communities and      Not in scope and raises
2004                                                Local Government     no requirements under
                                                    (CLG)                the Directive
Plant Health Act 1967 An Act to consolidate         Department for       Not in scope and raises
the Destructive Insects and Pests Acts 1877 to      Environment, Food    no requirements under
1927, together with section 11 of the               and Rural Affairs    the Directive
Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act          (DEFRA)
1949
Plant Varieties Act 1997 An Act to make             Department for       Not in scope and raises
provision about rights in relation to plant         Environment, Food    no requirements under
varieties; to make provision about the Plant        and Rural Affairs    the Directive
Varieties and Seeds Tribunal; to extend the time    (DEFRA)
limit for institution of proceedings for
contravention of seeds regulations; and for
connected purposes.

Plant Varieties and Seeds Act 1964 (as              Department for        Not in scope and raises
amended).                                           Environment, Food     no requirements under
An Act to provide for the granting of               and Rural Affairs     the Directive
proprietary rights to persons who breed or          (DEFRA)
discover plant varieties and for the issue of
compulsory licences in respect thereof; to
establish a tribunal to hear appeals and other
proceedings relating to the rights, and to
exclude certain agreements relating to the rights
from Part I of the Restrictive Trade Practices
Act 1956; … to control the import of seeds and
seed potatoes; to authorise measures to prevent
injurious cross-pollination; and for connected
purposes.
Poisons Act 1972 An Act to consolidate              Home Office (HO)      Not in scope and raises
certain enactments relating to poisons.                                   no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Police, Factories etc. (Miscellaneous               Cabinet Office        Still under consideration
Provisions) Act 1916 (and subordinate               (CO)                  by CO
legislation)
Pollution Prevention and Control Act 1999           Department for        In scope, a report is
(c.24) An Act to make provision for                 Environment, Food     being prepared for the
implementing Council Directive 96/61/EC and         and Rural Affairs     Commission
for otherwise preventing and controlling            (DEFRA)
pollution; to make provision about certain
expired or expiring disposal or waste
management licences; and for connected
purposes. Enabling power to make
Regulations in section 2 with purposes listed in
Schedule 2
Pollution and Prevention and Control                Department for        Have been replaced by
Regulations 2001                                    Environment, Food     Environmental
                                                    and Rural Affairs     Protection Regulations
                                                    (DEFRA)               2007



Powers of Attorney Act 1971 - An Act which          Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
deals with the execution of a Power of Attorney     (MoJ)                 no requirements under
and proof of the instrument.                                              the Directive


Prescription Act An Act for shortening the          Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
time of prescription in certain cases.              (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Prevention of Damage by Pests Act 1949 An         Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act to re-enact with modifications the Rats and   Environment, Food     no requirements under
Mice (Destruction) Act 1919; to make              and Rural Affairs     the Directive
permanent provision for preventing loss of food   (DEFRA)
by infestation; and for purposes connected
therewith.
Prevention of Damage by Rabbits Act 1939          Department for        Still under consideration
An Act to make provision for the prevention of    Environment, Food     by DEFRA
damage by rabbits; and to amend the law           and Rural Affairs
relating to the use of poison and the use of      (DEFRA)
spring traps above ground for the purpose of
killing hares or rabbits.
The Price Marking Order (under the Prices         Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1974)                                         Business Enterprise   no requirements under
                                                  and Regulatory        the Directive
                                                  Reform (BERR)

Printer's Imprint Act 1961 An Act to make         Dept for Culture,     Not in scope and raises
provision for relaxing certain requirements of    Media & Sport         no requirements under
the Newspapers, Printers, and Reading Rooms       (DCMS)                the Directive
Repeal Act 1869.
Private Hire Vehicles (Carriage of Guide          Department for        Not in scope and raises
Dogs etc.) Act 2002 An Act to make provision      Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
for the carriage of disabled persons                                    the Directive
accompanied by guide dogs, hearing dogs or
other assistance dogs by drivers and operators
of private hire vehicles; and for connected
purposes.
Private Hire Vehicles (London) Act 1998 An        Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act to provide for the licensing and regulation   Transport (DfT)       no requirements under
of private hire vehicles, and drivers and                               the Directive
operators of such vehicles, within the
metropolitan police district and the City of
London; and for connected purposes.
Producer Responsibility Obligations               Department for        In scope, a report is
(Packaging Waste) Regulations 2007                Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                  and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
Promissory Oaths Act 1868 - This Act relates      Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
to the person required to take an oath of         (MoJ)                 no requirements under
allegiance and the form of oath they need to                            the Directive
take and the persons before whom they take the
oath.
Promissory Oaths Act 1871                         Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                  (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                        the Directive
Property Misdescriptions Act 1991                 Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                  Business Enterprise   no requirements under
                                                  and Regulatory        the Directive
                                                    Reform (BERR)
Protection of Animals (Amendment) Act               Department for      Not in scope and raises
1954 An Act to extend the powers of the             Environment, Food   no requirements under
courts to disqualify for having custody of          and Rural Affairs   the Directive
animals persons convicted of cruelty to them        (DEFRA)
and to increase the maximum fine for offences
of cruelty to animals; and for purposes
connected therewith.
Protection of Animals (Amendment) Act               Department for      Not in scope and raises
1988 (c. 29) An Act to enable a court to            Environment, Food   no requirements under
disqualify a person for having custody of an        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
animal on a first conviction of cruelty; and to     (DEFRA)
increase the penalties for offences relating to
animal fights, and to make further provision
with respect to attendance at such fights, in
England and Wales and to penalise attendance
at such fights in Scotland.
Protection of Animals (Amendment) Act               Department for      This Act has been
2000 An Act to enable provision to be made          Environment, Food   revoked by the Welfare
for the care, disposal or slaughter of animals to   and Rural Affairs   of Animals Act 2006
which proceedings under section 1 of the            (DEFRA)
Protection of Animals Ac t 1911 relate; and for
connected purposes.
Protection of Animals (Anaesthetics) Act            Department for      This Act has been
1954 An Act to repeal the Animals                   Environment, Food   revoked by the Welfare
(Anaesthetics) Act, 1919, and to extend the         and Rural Affairs   of Animals Act 2006
provisions of the Protection of Animals Acts in     (DEFRA)
relation to the performance of operations on
animals.
Protection Of Animals (Anaesthetics) Act       Department for           This Act has been
1964 An Act to amend the Protection of         Environment, Food        revoked by the Welfare
Animals (Anaesthetics) Act 1954.               and Rural Affairs        of Animals Act 2006
                                               (DEFRA)
Protection of Animals (Penalties) Act 1987 (c. Department for           This Act has been
35) An Act to amend the Protection of          Environment, Food        revoked by the Welfare
Animals Act 1911 to increase the penalties for and Rural Affairs        of Animals Act 2006
offences against animals under section 1(1).   (DEFRA)
Protection of Animals Act (1911)               Department for           This Act has been
Amendment Act 1921 An Act to amend the         Environment, Food        repealed.
Protection of Animals Act, 1921.               and Rural Affairs
                                               (DEFRA)
Protection of Animals Act 1911 An Act to       Department for           Not in scope and raises
consolidate, amend, and extend certain         Environment, Food        no requirements under
enactments relating to Animals and to          and Rural Affairs        the Directive
Knackers; and to make further provision with   (DEFRA)
respect thereto.
Protection of Animals Act 1934 An Act to       Department for           This Act has been
provide further protection to certain animals. Environment, Food        revoked by the Welfare
                                               and Rural Affairs        of Animals Act 2006
                                               (DEFRA)
Protection of Badgers Act 1992 An Act to              Department for      In scope, a report is
consolidate the Badgers Act 1973, the Badgers         Environment, Food   being prepared for the
Act 1991 and the Badgers (Further Protection)         and Rural Affairs   Commission
Act 1991.                                             (DEFRA)
Protection of Children (Tobacco) Act 1986             Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Children and Young                Schools, Children   no requirements under
Persons Act 1933, and the Children and Young          and Families        the Directive
Persons (Scotland) Act 1937, to make it an            (DSCF)
offence to sell any tobacco product to persons
under the age of sixteen; and for connected
purposes.
Protection of Children Act 1978 An Act to             Department for      Still under consideration
prevent the exploitation of children by making        Schools, Children   by DCSF
indecent photographs of them; and to penalise         and Families
the distribution, showing and advertisement of        (DSCF)
such indecent photographs.
Protection of Children Act 1999 An Act to             Department for      Still under consideration
require a list to be kept of persons considered       Schools, Children   by DCSF
unsuitable to work with children; to extend the       and Families
power to make regulations under section 218(6)        (DSCF)
of the Education Reform Act 1988; to make
further provision with respect to that list and the
list kept for the purposes of such regulations; to
enable the protection afforded to children to be
afforded to persons suffering from mental
impairment; and for connected purposes.
Protection of Trading Interests Act 1980              Department for      Not in scope and raises
                                                      Business            no requirements under
                                                      Environment and     the Directive
                                                      Regulatory Reform
                                                      (BERR)
Protection of Wrecks Act 1973 An Act to               Dept for Culture,   Still under consideration
secure the protection of wrecks in territorial        Media & Sport       by DCMS
waters and the sites of such wrecks, from             (DCMS)
interference by unauthorised persons; and for
connected purposes.
Public health Act 1875                                Communities and     Not in scope and raises
                                                      Local Government    no requirements under
                                                      (CLG)               the Directive

Public Health Acts Amendments Act 1907                                    Still under consideration




Public health Act 1936                                                    In scope, a report is
                                                                          being prepared for the
                                                                          Commission
Public Health Act 1936 (s231)                         Communities and     Not in scope and raises
                                                   Local Government      no requirements under
                                                   (CLG)                 the Directive.
Public Health Act 1961 (s76 & s77)                 Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
                                                   (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive.
Public Health Act 1961 (Section 269(6))            Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
                                                   (DoH)                 no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive.
Public Health Laboratory Service Act 1979        Dept. of Health         This Act has been
                                                 (DoH)                   repealed.
Public Lending Right Act 1979                    Dept for Culture,       Not in scope and raises
                                                 Media & Sport           no requirements under
                                                 (DCMS)                  the Directive
Public Notaries Act 1801 An Act for the          Ministry of Justice     Not in scope and raises
better Regulation of Public Notaries in England. (MoJ)                   no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Public Notaries Act 1843 An Act for                Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
removing Doubts as to the Service of Clerks or     (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Apprentices to Public Notaries, and for                                  the Directive
amending the Laws regulating the Admission of
Public Notaries.
Public Utility Transfers and Water Charges         Department for        This Act has been
Act 1988                                           Environment, Food     repealed.
                                                   and Rural Affairs
                                                   (DEFRA)
Rabies Control Order 1974                          Department for        In scope, a report is
                                                   Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Rabies (importation of dogs, cats and other        Department for        In scope, a report is
mammals) Order 1974                                Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Radioactive Material (Road Transport) Act          Department for        Still under consideration
1991 An Act to make new provision with             Transport (DfT)       by DfT
respect to the transport of radioactive material
by road; to repeal section 5(2) of the
Radioactive Substances Act 1948; and for
connected purposes.
Radioactive Substances Act 1948 An Act to          Northern Ireland      This Act has been
make provision with respect to radioactive         Assembly              devolved
substances and certain apparatus producing
radiation.
Radioactive Substances Act 1993 (c.12)             Department for        In scope, a report is
Sections 6-17 An Act to consolidate certain        Environment, Food     being prepared for the
enactments relating to radioactive substances      and Rural Affairs     Commission
with corrections and minor improvements made       (DEFRA)
under the Consolidation of Enactments
(Procedure) Act 1949.
Ragwort Control Act 2003 An Act to amend           Department for        Not in scope and raises
the Weeds Act 1959 in relation to ragwort; and     Environment, Food     no requirements under
for connected purposes.                            and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                   (DEFRA))
Railway Clauses Consolidation Act 1845             Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                   Tranpsort (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                         the Directive
Refreshment Houses Act 1860 An Act for             Dept for Culture,     This Act has been
granting to Her Majesty certain Duties on Wine     Media & Sport         repealed.
Licences and Refreshment Houses, and for           (DCMS)
regulating the licensing of Refreshment Houses
and the granting of Wine Licences.
Refuse Disposal (Amenity) Act 1978 An Act                                Not in scope and raises
to consolidate certain enactments relating to                            no requirements under
abandoned vehicles and other refuse.                                     the Directive
Registered Designs Act 1949 An Act to
consolidate certain enactments relating to
registered designs.
Registered Homes (Amendment) Act 1991                                    Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend Part I of the Registered                                 no requirements under
Homes Act 1984 so as to require registration in                          the Directive
respect of small residential care homes; and for
connected purposes.
Registered Homes Act 1984 An Act to                Communities and       Not in scope and raises
consolidate certain enactments relating to         Local Government      no requirements under
residential care homes and nursing homes and       (CLG)                 the Directive
Registered Homes Tribunals, with amendments
to give effect to recommendations of the Law
Commission.
Registration of Burials Act 1864 - Relates to a    Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
register kept by the company or body to whom       (MoJ)                 no requirements under
the burial ground belongs; 2.2(a) applies.                               the Directive
Regulation 20A(4) of the Building                  Communities and       In scope and some
Regulations                                        Local Government      amendments are needed
                                                   (CLG)
Rent (Agriculture) Act 1976                        Communities and       Not in scope and raises
Part IV                                            Local Government      no requirements under
                                                   (CLG)                 the Directive
Rent (Agriculture) Act 1976 Part IV An Act         Communities and       Not in scope and raises
to afford security of tenure for agricultural      Local Government      no requirements under
workers housed by their employers, and their       (CLG)                 the Directive
successors; to make further provision as to the
rents and other conditions of tenure of such
persons, including amendments of the Rent Act
1968; to impose duties on housing authorities as
respects agricultural workers and their
successors; and for purposes connected with
those matters.
Rent Act 1957 An Act to amend the Rent and          Communities and     This Act has been
Mortgage Interest Restrictions Acts, 1920 to        Local Government    repealed.
1939, the Rent of Furnished Houses Control          (CLG)
(Scotland) Act, 1943, the Furnished Houses
(Rent Control) Act, 1946, the Housing (Repairs
and Rents)(Scotland) Act, 1954, and certain
other enactments relating to the control of rents
and the right to retain possession of houses; to
provide a minimum length for notice to
terminate residential lettings; and for purposes
connected with the matters aforesaid.
Rent Act 1974                                       Communities and     This Act has been
                                                    Local Government    repealed.
                                                    (CLG)
Rent Act 1977 An Act to consolidate the Rent        Communities and     Not in scope and raises
Act 1968, Parts III, IV and VIII of the Housing     Local Government    no requirements under
Finance Act 1972, the Rent Act 1974, sections       (CLG)               the Directive
7 to 10 of the Housing Rents and Subsidies Act
1975, and certain related enactments, with
amendments to give effect to recommendations
of the Law Commission.
Rentcharges Act 1977 An Act to prohibit the         Communities and     Not in scope and raises
creation, and provide for the extinguishment,       Local Government    no requirements under
apportionment and redemption, of certain            (CLG)               the Directive
rentcharges.
Reservoirs Act 1975 An Act to make further          Department for      Not in scope and raises
provision against escapes of water from large       Environment, Food   no requirements under
reservoirs or from lakes or lochs artificially      and Rural Affairs   the Directive
created or enlarged - s4 - Qualification of         (DEFRA)
engineers.
Restriction of Advertisement (War Risks             Department for      Not in scope and raises
Insurance) Act 1939 An Act to restrict the          Business,           no requirements under
distribution of circulars, and the publication of   Environment and     the Directive
advertisements, relating to the insurance of        Regulatory Reform
property against war risks, to provide for the      (BERR)
imposition of certain conditions and
requirements in cases where permission for
such distribution or publication is granted, and
for purposes connected with the matters
aforesaid.
Riding Establishments Act 1964 (as amended          Department for      In scope, a report is
1970) An Act to regulate the keeping of riding      Environment, Food   being prepared for the
establishments; and for purposes connected          and Rural Affairs   Commission
therewith. (The Riding Establishments Act           (DEFRA)
1970 confers further powers on local authorities
with respect to the licensing of riding
establishments).
Rivers (Prevention of Pollution) Act 1951          Department for      This Act has been
An Act to make new provision for maintaining       Environment, Food   repealed.
or restoring the wholesomeness of the rivers       and Rural Affairs
and other inland or coastal waters of England      (DEFRA)
and Wales in place of the Rivers Pollution
Prevention Act 1876, and certain other
enactments; and to provide for laying before
Parliament the annual reports of river boards.
Rivers (Prevention of Pollution) Act 1961          Department for      This Act has been
An Act to make further provision for               Environment, Food   repealed.
maintaining or restoring the wholesomeness of      and Rural Affairs
the rivers and other inland or coastal waters of   (DEFRA)
England and Wales.
Road Traffic Act 1988                              Department for      No effect on services -
                                                   Transport (DfT)     For the avoidance of
                                                                       doubt, recital (9)
                                                                       indicates road traffic
                                                                       rules are not covered.
Road Transport (Working Time)                      Department for      Not in scope and raises
Regulations 2005                                   Transport (DfT)     no requirements under
                                                                       the Directive
Roe Deer (Close Seasons) Act 1977 An Act           Department for      This Act has been
to Amend the Deer Act 1963 with respect to         Environment, Food   repealed.
close seasons for roe deer.                        and Rural Affairs
                                                   (DEFRA)
Royal Parks (Trading) Act 2000 An Act to           Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
make provision about certain offences under        Media & Sport       no requirements under
section 2 of the Parks Regulation (Amendment)      (DCMS)              the Directive
Act 1926.


Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006            Department for      Still under consideration
                                                   Children, Schools   by DCSF
                                                   and Families
                                                   (DCSF)




Safety of Sports Grounds Act 1975 (c.52)           Dept for Culture,   Still under consideration
                                                   Media & Sport       by DCMS
                                                   (DCMS)
Salmon Act 1986 An Act to make fresh                Department for      Not in scope and raises
provision for the administration of salmon          Environment, Food   no requirements under
fisheries in Scotland; to provide as to the         and Rural Affairs   the Directive
licensing and regulation of salmon dealing in       (DEFRA)
Scotland and in England and Wales; to provide
for, and as respects, certain offences in the law
of Scotland and in the law of England and
Wales in connection with salmon; to amend the
Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act 1975,
section 5 of the Sea Fisheries Regulation Act
1966 and section 9 of the Diseases of Fish Act
1983; to provide for the review of salmon
fishing by means of nets; and for connected
purposes.
Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act 1975            Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to consolidate the Salmon and                Environment, Food   no requirements under
Freshwater Fisheries Act 1923 and certain other     and Rural Affairs   the Directive
enactments relating to salmon and freshwater        (DEFRA)
fisheries, and to repeal certain obsolete
enactments relating to such fisheries.
School Grants Act 1855                              Department for      Still under consideration
                                                    Schools, Children   by DCSF
                                                    and Families
                                                    (DCSF)
School Inspections Act 1996                         Department for      Still under consideration
                                                    Schools, Children   by DCSF
                                                    and Families
                                                    (DCSF)
School Sites Act 1841                               Department for      Still under consideration
                                                    Schools, Children   by DCSF
                                                    and Families
                                                    (DCSF)
School Sites Act 1844 An Act to secure the          Department for      Still under consideration
Terms on which Grants are made by Her               Schools, Children   by DCSF
Majesty out of the Parliamentary Grant for the      and Families
Education of the Poor; and to explain the Act of    (DCSF)
the Fifth Year of the Reign of Her present
Majesty, for the Conveyance of Sites for
Schools.
School Sites Act 1849 An Act to extend and          Department for      Still under consideration
explain the Provisions of the Acts for the          Schools, Children   by DCSF
granting of Sites for Schools.                      and Families
                                                    (DCSF)
School Sites Act 1851 An Act to amend the           Department for      Still under consideration
Acts for the granting of Sites for Schools.         Schools, Children   by DCSF
                                                    and Families
                                                    (DSCF)
School Sites Act 1852 An Act to extend the          Department for      Still under consideration
Provisions of the several Acts passed for the       Schools, Children   by DCSF
Conveyance of Sites for Schools.                    and Families
                                                    (DSCF)
School Standards and Framework Act 1998             Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make new provision with respect to        Schools, Children   no requirements under
school education and the provision of nursery       and Families        the Directive
education otherwise than at school;… to make        (DSCF)
provision with respect to the Education Assets
Board; and for connected purposes.
School Teachers' Pay and Conditions Act          Department for         Still under consideration
1991                                             Schools, Children      by DCSF
                                                 and Families
                                                 (DSCF)
Scotch Whisky Act 1988 An Act to make            Department for         Not in scope and raises
provision as to the definition of Scotch whisky  Environment, Food      no requirements under
and as to the production and sale of whisky; and and Rural Affairs      the Directive
for connected purposes.                          (DEFRA)
Scrap Metal Dealers’ Act 1964                                           Still under consideration

Sea Fish (Conservation) Act 1992 An Act to          Department for      Not in scope and raises
amend the law relating to licences under            Environment, Food   no requirements under
sections 4 and 4A of the Sea Fish                   and Rural Affairs   the Directive
(Conservation) Act 1967.                            (DEFRA)
Sea Fish Industry Act 1938 An Act to make           Department for      Not in scope and raises
provision for the better organisation of the        Environment, Food   no requirements under
white fish industry; to amend the Sea-Fishing       and Rural Affairs   the Directive
Industry Act 1933, the Whaling Industry             (DEFRA)
(Regulation) Act 1934, Part IV of the Merchant
Shipping Act 1894, and other enactments
relating to sea fisheries; and to make provision
for purposes connected with the matters
aforesaid.
Sea Fish Industry Act 1951 An Act to make           Department for      Not in scope and raises
provision for the reorganization, development       Environment, Food   no requirements under
and regulation of the white fish industry; to       and Rural Affairs   the Directive
amend the law relating to fishery harbours, the     (DEFRA)
catching and landing of sea fish and other
matters affecting or connected with the sea
fishing and whaling industries; …and for
purposes connected therewith.
Sea Fish Industry Act 1962 An Act to make           Department for      Not in scope and raises
further provision, by way of financial assistance   Environment, Food   no requirements under
and otherwise, with respect to the white fish and   and Rural Affairs   the Directive
herring industries, including provision relating    (DEFRA)
to the White Fish Authority and the Herring
Industry Board; … and for purposes connected
with the matters aforesaid.
Sea Fish Industry Act 1970 An Act to                Department for      Not in scope and raises
consolidate certain enactments relating to the      Environment, Food   no requirements under
sea fishing industry and to repeal certain          and Rural Affairs   the Directive
obsolete enactments relating to herring.           (DEFRA)

Sea Fisheries (Shellfish) (Amendment) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1997 An Act to make provisions for fisheries       Environment, Food   no requirements under
for lobsters and other crustaceans.                and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                   (DEFRA)
Sea Fisheries (Shellfish) Act 1973 An Act to       Department for      Not in scope and raises
amend the Sea Fisheries (Shellfish) Act 1967.      Environment, Food   no requirements under
                                                   and Rural Affairs   the Directive
                                                   (DEFRA)
Sea Fisheries (Wildlife Conservation) Act          Department for      Not in scope and raises
1992 An Act to require appropriate Ministers       Environment, Food   no requirements under
and relevant bodies to have regard to the          and Rural Affairs   the Directive
conservation of flora and fauna in the discharge   (DEFRA)
of their functions under the Sea Fisheries Acts.
Sea Fisheries Act 1868 An Act to carry into        Department for      Not in scope and raises
effect a Convention between Her Majesty and        Environment, Food   no requirements under
the Emperor of the French concerning the           and Rural Affairs   the Directive
Fisheries in the Seas adjoining the British        (DEFRA)
Islands and France, and to amend the Laws
relating to British Sea Fisheries.
Sea Fisheries Act 1968 An Act to make              Department for      Not in scope and raises
further provision with respect to the subsidies    Environment, Food   no requirements under
payable to, and the levies which may be            and Rural Affairs   the Directive
imposed on, the white fish and herring             (DEFRA)
industries, to make further provision for the
regulation of sea fishing, to amend the Sea
Fisheries (Shell fish) Act 1967 and the Sea Fish
(Conservation) Act 1967, to make provision
with respect to fishing boats and gear lost or
abandoned at sea, to remove anomalies in
certain enactments relating to sea fisheries and
the white fish and herring industries and to
repeal other such enactments which are obsolete
or unnecessary; and for connected purposes.
Sea Fisheries Regulation Act 1966 An Act to        Department for      Not in scope and raises
consolidate (with corrections and improvements     Environment, Food   no requirements under
made under the Consolidation of Enactments         and Rural Affairs   the Directive
(Procedure) Act 1949) the Sea Fisheries            (DEFRA)
Regulation Acts 1888 to 1930 and certain other
enactments relating to the sea fisheries of
England and Wales.
Sea Fishing Grants (Charges) Act 2000 An           Department for      Not in scope and raises
Act to ensure the validity of charges made in      Environment, Food   no requirements under
the administration of certain grant schemes        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
relating to sea fishing.                           (DEFRA)
Seal Fisheries (North Pacific) Act 1895 An         Department for      Not in scope and raises
Act to provide for prohibiting the Catching of     Environment, Food   no requirements under
Seals at certain periods in Behring Sea and        and Rural Affairs   the Directive
other parts of the Pacific Ocean adjacent to       (DEFRA)
Behring Sea, and for regulating the Seal
Fisheries in those Seas.
Seal Fisheries (North Pacific) Act 1912 An         Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act to make such provisions with respect to the    Environment, Food     no requirements under
prohibition of catching Seals and Sea Otters in    and Rural Affairs     the Directive
certain parts of the Pacific Ocean, and for the    (DEFRA)
enforcement of such prohibitions, as are
necessary to carry out a Convention between
His Majesty the King and the United States of
America, the Emperor of Japan, and the
Emperor of All the Russians.
Seal Fishery Act 1875 An Act to provide for        Department for        Not in scope and raises
the establishment of a Close Time in the Seal      Environment, Food     no requirements under
Fishery in the Seas adjacent to the eastern        and Rural Affairs     the Directive
coasts of Greenland.                               (DEFRA)
Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act 1919 An         Government            Not in scope and raises
Act to amend the Law with respect to               Equality Office       no requirements under
disqualifications on account of sex.               (GEO)                 the Directive
Sex Discrimination Act 1986                        Government            Not in scope and raises
                                                   Equality Office       no requirements under
                                                   (GEO)                 the Directive
Sex Discrimination (Election Candidates)           Government            Not in scope and raises
Act 2002                                           Equality Office       no requirements under
                                                   (GEO)                 the Directive
Shipbuilding Act 1979 An Act to raise the          Department for        Not in scope and raises
limits imposed by section 11 of the Aircraft and   Business Enterprise   no requirements under
Shipbuilding Industries Act 1977 in relation to    and Regulatory        the Directive
the finances of British Shipbuilders and its       Reform (BERR)
wholly owned subsidiaries; and to extend the
application of section 10 of the Industry Act
1972 to include the alteration of completed and
partially constructed ships and mobile offshore
installations.
Shipping and Trading Interests (Protection)        Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1995 An Act to consolidate certain             Business Enterprise   no requirements under
enactments for the protection of shipping and      and Regulatory        the Directive
trading interests.                                 Reform (BERR)
Smoke Detectors Act 1991 An Act to make                                  Act has been repealed
provision with respect to the fitting of smoke
detectors in new dwellings.
Social Security (Incapacity for War) Act           Department for        Not in scope and raises
1994                                               Work and Pensions     no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)                 the Directive
Social Security Act 1998                           Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                   Work and Pensions     no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)                 the Directive
Social Security Administration Act 1992 , sec      Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                   Work and Pensions     no requirements under
14,sec 15, sec113A, sec 113B, Sec 129-132.         (DWP)                 the Directive

Social Security Contribution and Benefits          Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1992 Schedule 13                               Work and Pensions     no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)                 the Directive
Social Security Contributions and Benefits         Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1992 Schedules 11 and 12                       Work and Pensions     no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)                 the Directive
Social Security Contributions and Benefits         Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1992 sec 151-163                               Work and Pensions     no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)                 the Directive
Social Security Contributions and benefits         Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1992 sec 164-171                               Work and Pensions     no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)                 the Directive
Social Security Contributions and Benefits         Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1992 sec 35-35A                                Work and Pensions     no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)                 the Directive
Special Educational Needs Act 1996                 Department for        Still under consideration
                                                   Schhols, Children     by DCSF
                                                   and Families
                                                   (DCSF)
Special Educational Needs and Disability Act       Department for        Still under consideration
2001 An Act to amend Part 4 of the Education       Schools, Children     by DCSF
Act 1996; to make further provision against        and Families
discrimination, on grounds of disability, in       (DSCF)
schools and other educational establishments;
and for connected purposes.
Specified Animal Packaging Order 1998              Department for        In scope, a report is
                                                   Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Specified Animal Pathogens Order 1998              Department for        In scope, a report is
                                                   Environment, Food     being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Sporting Events (Control of Alcohol etc.)          Dept for Culture,     Not in scope and raises
(Amendment) Act 1992 An Act to extend the          Media & Sport         no requirements under
maximum period for which an order under            (DCMS)                the Directive
section 3 of the Sporting Events (Control of
Alcohol etc.) Act 1985 may remain in force.
State Pension Credit Act 2002                      Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                   Work and Pensions     no requirements under
                                                   (DWP)                 the Directive
Statutory Declarations Act 1835 –                  Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
This Act makes provision for the substitution of   (MoJ)                 no requirements under
a declaration instead of an oath in the                                  the Directive
circumstances describes in the Act.
2.2.(i) applies
Statutory Maternity Pay (Persons Abroad             Department for        Not in scope and raises
and Mariners) Regulations 1987                      Business Enterprise   no requirements under
                                                    and Regulatory        the Directive
                                                    Reform (BERR)
Statutory Water Companies Act 1991 An               Department for        In scope, a report is
Act to consolidate certain enactments relating to Environment, Food       being prepared for the
statutory water companies.                          and Rural Affairs     Commission
                                                    (DEFRA)
Submarine Telegraph Act 1885 An Act to              Department for        Not in scope and raises
carry into effect an International Convention for Business Enterprise     no requirements under
the Protection of Submarine Telegraph Cables.       and Regulatory        the Directive
                                                    Reform (BERR)
Sunday Entertainments Act 1932 An Act to Dept for Culture,                This Act has been
permit and regulate the opening and use of          Media & Sport         repealed.
places on Sundays for certain entertainments        (DCMS)
and for debates, and for purposes connected
with the matters aforesaid.
Sunday Observance Act 1833 An Act to                Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
enable the Election of Officers of Corporations (MoJ)                     no requirements under
and other Public Companies now required to be                             the Directive
held on the Lord‟s Day to be held on the
Saturday next preceding, or on the Monday next
ensuing.
Sunday Trading Act 1994 An Act to reform            Department for        Not in scope and raises
the law of England and Wales relating to            Business,             no requirements under
Sunday trading; to make provision as to the         Environment and       the Directive
rights of shop workers under the law of England Regulatory Reform
and Wales in relation to Sunday working; and        (BERR)
for connected purposes.
Supply of Goods (Implied Terms) Act 1973            Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the law with respect to the         Business,             no requirements under
terms to be implied in contracts of sale of goods Environment and         the Directive
and hire-purchase agreements and on the             Regulatory Reform
exchange of goods for trading stamps, and with (BERR)
respect to the terms of conditional sale
agreements; and for connected purposes.
Supply of Goods and Services Act 1982 An            Department for        In scope, a report is
Act to amend the law with respect to the terms      Business,             being prepared for the
to be implied in certain contracts for the transfer Environment and       Commission
of the property in goods, in certain contracts for Regulatory Reform
the hire of goods and in certain contracts for the (BERR)
supply of a service; and for connected purposes.
Surrogacy Arrangements Act 1985 An Act              Dept. of Health       Not in scope and raises
to regulate certain activities in connection with   (DoH)                 no requirements under
arrangements made with a view to women                                    the Directive
carrying children as surrogate mothers.
Sustainable and Secure Buildings Act 2004           Communities and       Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision in relation to matters Local Government          no requirements under
connected with buildings.                           (CLG)                 the Directive
Sustainable Energy Act 2003 An Act to             Dept. of Energy and Still under consideration
make provision about the development and          Climate Change      by DECC
promotion of a sustainable energy policy; to      (DECC)
amend the Utilities Act 2000; and for connected
purposes.
Teaching and Higher Education Act 1998            Department for       In scope and DCSF are
                                                  Schools, Children    still assessing it
                                                  and Families
                                                  (DSCF)
The Bovine Tuberculosis (England) Order           Department for       In scope, a report is
2007. Links to Council Directive 78/52/EEC        Environment, Food    being prepared for the
                                                  and Rural Affairs    Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
The Disease Control (England) Order 2003          Department for       In scope, a report is
                                                  Environment, Food    being prepared for the
                                                  and Rural Affairs    Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
The Farm Business Tenancies Act 1995              Department for       Not in scope and raises
                                                  Environment, Food    no requirements under
                                                  and Rural Affairs    the Directive
                                                  (DEFRA)
The Planning (Hazardous Substances) Act           Communities and      Not in scope and raises
1990                                              Local Government     no requirements under
                                                  (CLG)                the Directive
The Prevention of Oil Pollution Act 1971                               Not in scope and raises
                                                                       no requirements under
                                                                       the Directive
The Universities and Colleages Estates Act        Department for       Not in scope and raises
1925                                              Innovation,          no requirements under
                                                  Universities and     the Directive
                                                  Skills (DIUS)
The Weeds Act 1959                                Department for       Not in scope and raises
                                                  Environment, Food    no requirements under
                                                  and Rural Affairs    the Directive
                                                  (DEFRA)
The Welfare of Animals (Slaughter or              Department for       In scope, a report is
Killing) Regulations 1995                         Environment, Food    being prepared for the
                                                  and Rural Affairs    Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
The Welfare of Animals (Transport)                Department for       In scope, a report is
(England) Order 2006.                             Environment, Food    being prepared for the
                                                  and Rural Affairs    Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
Timeshare Act 1992              An Act to provide Department for       In scope, a report is
for rights to cancel certain agreements about     Business,            being prepared for the
timeshare accommodation.                          Environment and      Commission
                                                  Regulatory Reform
                                                  (BERR)
Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Act              Dept. of Health        Not in scope and raises
2002                      An Act to control the    (DoH)                  no requirements under
advertising and promotion of tobacco products;                            the Directive
and for connected purposes.
Torts (Interference with Goods) Act 1977           Ministry of Justice    Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the law concerning conversion      (MoJ)                  no requirements under
and other torts affecting goods.                                          the Directive
Town and Country Planning Act 1990                  Communities and       Not in scope and raises
                                                    Local Government      no requirements under
                                                    (CLG)                 the Directive
Town and Country Amenities Act 1974                 Communities and       This Act has been
An Act to make further provision for the control Local Government         repealed.
of development in the interests of amenity, for     (CLG)
the protection of trees and the preservation and
enhancement of conservation areas, and of
buildings of architectural or historic interest and
their surroundings and landscapes, and for
related purposes.
Town and Country Planning                           Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
(Churches Places of Worship and Burial              (MoJ)                 no requirements under
Grounds ) Regulations 1950/792 - The Act                                  the Directive
relates to land acquired pursuant to TCPA
included consecrated and/or included a religious
building. It sets out consents and notices for
dealing with consecrated and/or burial grounds.

2.2.(a) applies.
Town and Country Planning (Control of              Communities and        Not in scope and raises
Advertisements) Regulations 2007                   Local Government       no requirements under
                                                   (CLG)                  the Directive
Town and Country Planning (General                 Communities and        Not in scope and raises
Permitted Development) Order 1995                  Local Government       no requirements under
                                                   (CLG)                  the Directive
Town Development Act 1952                          Communities and        This Act has been
                                                   Local Government       repealed.
                                                   (CLG)

Trade Descriptions Act 1968               An Act   Department for         Not in scope and raises
to replace the Merchandise Marks Acts 1887 to      Business,              no requirements under
1953 by fresh provisions prohibiting               Environment and        the Directive
misdescriptions of goods, services,                Regulatory Reform
accommodation and facilities provided in the       (BERR)
course of trade; to prohibit false or misleading
indications as to the price of goods; to confer
power to require information on instructions
relating to goods to be marked on or to
accompany the goods or to be included in
advertisements; to prohibit the unauthorised use
of devices or emblems signifying royal awards;
to enable the Parliament of Northern Ireland to
make laws relating to merchandise marks; and
for purposes connected with those matters.




Trade Marks Act 1994                   An Act to   Department for      Still under consideration
make new provision for registered trade marks,     Innovation,         by DIUS
implementing Council Directive No.                 Universities and
89/104/EEC of 21st December 1988 to                Skills (DIUS)
approximate the laws of the Member States
relating to trade marks; to make provision in
connection with Council Regulation (EC) No.
40/94 of 20th December 1993 on the
Community trade mark; to give effect to the
Madrid Protocol Relating to the International
Registration of Marks of 27th June 1989, and to
certain provisions of the Paris Convention for
the Protection of Industrial Property of 20th
March 1883, as revised and amended; and for
connected purposes.
Trading Partnerships Act 1841                      Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make good certain contracts which        Business,           no requirements under
have been or may be entered into by certain        Environment and     the Directive
Banking and other Copartnerships.                  Regulatory Reform
                                                   (BERR)
Trading Schemes Act 1996                    An     Department for      Not in scope and raises
Act to make provision in respect of certain        Business,           no requirements under
trading schemes; and for connected purposes.       Environment and     the Directive
                                                   Regulatory Reform
                                                   (BERR)
Trading Stamps Act 1964                            Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision with respect to           Business,           no requirements under
trading stamps, including provision for            Environment and     the Directive
regulating the issue, use and redemption of        Regulatory Reform
trading stamps; to provide for regulating the      (BERR)
business of issuing and redeeming trading
stamps; and for purposes connected with the
matters aforesaid.
Traffic Calming Act 1992                           Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision about the carrying        transport (DfT)     no requirements under
out on highways of works affecting the                                 the Directive
movement of vehicular and other traffic for the
purposes of promoting safety and of preserving
or improving the environment; and for
connected purposes.
Tramways Act 1870                      An Act to   Department for      Not in scope and raises
facilitate the construction and to regulate the    transport (DfT)     no requirements under
working of Tramways.                                                      the Directive
Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopatehy            Department for        In scope and law needs
(England) Regulations 2008                          Environment, Food     to be changed
                                                    and Rural Affairs
                                                    (DEFRA)
Transport Act 1978                                  Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                    transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Transport Act 2000                                  Department for        Not in scope and raises
                                                    transport (DfT)       no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Trees Act 1970           An Act to amend the        Department for        Not in scope and raises
law relating to the making of tree preservation     Environment, Food     no requirements under
orders and the grant of felling licences.           and Rural Affairs     the Directive
                                                    (DEFRA)
Tribunals Courts and Enforcement Act 2007           Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
                                                    (MoJ)                 no requirements under
                                                                          the Directive
Trustee Act 1925                         An Act     Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
to consolidate certain enactments relating to       (MoJ)                 no requirements under
trustees in England and Wales.                                            the Directive
Trustee Act 2000                        An Act to   Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
amend the law relating to trustees and persons      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
having the investment powers of trustees; and                             the Directive
for connected purposes.
Trustee Delegation Act 1999                         Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the law relating to the             (MoJ)                 no requirements under
delegation of trustee functions by power of                               the Directive
attorney and the exercise of such functions by
the donee of a power of attorney; and to make
provision about the authority of the donee of a
power of attorney to act in relation to land.
Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees          Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Act 1996                        An Act to make      (MoJ)                 no requirements under
new provision about trusts of land including                              the Directive
provision phasing out the Settled Land Act
1925, abolishing the doctrine of conversion and
otherwise amending the law about trusts for sale
of land; to amend the law about the
appointment and retirement of trustees of any
trust; and for connected purposes.
Tweed Fisheries Act 1857                  An Act    Department for        Not in scope and raises
to consolidate and amend the Acts for the more      Environment, Food     no requirements under
effectual Preservation and Increase of Salmon,      and Rural Affairs     the Directive
and the Regulation of the Fisheries in the          (DEFRA)
RiverTweed.
Tweed Fisheries Act 1969                          Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend the Tweed Fisheries Act 1857      Environment, Food     no requirements under
and the Tweed Fisheries Amendment Act 1859;       and Rural Affairs     the Directive
to apply certain provisions of those Acts to      (DEFRA)
freshwater fish; and for other purposes.
Tweed Fisheries Amendment Act 1859                Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to amend “TheTweedFisheries Act            Environment, Food     no requirements under
1857,” and to alter the Annual Close Times in     and Rural Affairs     the Directive
the RiverTweed.                                   (DEFRA)
Universities and Colleges (Trusts) Act 1943       Department for        Still under consideration
                                                  Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                                  and Families
                                                  (DCSF)


Universities and Colleges Estates Act 1925        Department for        Still under consideration
                                                  Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                                  and Families
                                                  (DCSF)


Universities and Colleges Estates Act 1964        Department for        Still under consideration
                                                  Children, Schools     by DCSF
                                                  and Families
                                                  (DCSF)


Unsolicited Goods And Services                    Department for        Not in scope and raises
(Amendment) Act 1975 An Act to amend the          Business,             no requirements under
Unsolicited Goods and Services Act 1971, to       Environment and       the Directive
enable the Secretary of State to make             Regulatory Reform
regulations with respect to the contents and      (BERR)
form of notes of agreement, invoices and
similar documents and to provide for conviction
on indictment in relation to an offence under
section 3(2) of the said Act; and for connected
matters.
Unsolicited Goods and Services Act 1971           Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision for the greater          Business,             no requirements under
protection of persons receiving unsolicited       Environment and       the Directive
goods, and to amend the law with respect to       Regulatory Reform
charges for entries in directories.               (BERR)
Utilities Act 2000 An Act to provide for the      Dept. of Energy and   Still under consideration
establishment and functions of the Gas and        Climate Change        by DECC
Electricity Markets Authority and the Gas and     (DECC)
Electricity Consumer Council; to amend the
legislation regulating the gas and electricity
industries; and for connected purposes.
Vehicles (Crime) Act 2001                                              Still under consideration


Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2006             Department for       In scope, a report is
                                                  Environment, Food    being prepared for the
                                                  and Rural Affairs    Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2008             Department for       In scope, a report is
                                                  Environment, Food    being prepared for the
                                                  and Rural Affairs    Commission
                                                  (DEFRA)
Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966 An Act to            Department for       In scope, a report is
make fresh provision for the management of the Environment, Food       being prepared for the
veterinary profession, for the registration of    and Rural Affairs    Commission
veterinary surgeons and veterinary practitioners, (DEFRA)
for regulating their professional education and
professional conduct and for cancelling or
suspending registration in cases of misconduct;
and for connected purposes.
Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966                      Department for       Not in scope and raises
Schedule 3, paragraph 1: Permits those            Environment, Food    no requirements under
employed by the owner of any animal to give       and Rural Affairs    the Directive
any minor medical treatment. Schedule 3,          (DEFRA)
paragraph 2: Permits those engaged or
employed in caring for animals used in
agriculture (as defined in the Agriculture Act
1947) to give any medical treatment or minor
surgery (not involving entry into a body cavity)
Schedule 3, paragraph 4: Permits those over the
age of 18 to perform certain operations
Schedule 3: Paragraph 6 (c) - “veterinary
nurse” means a nurse whose name is entered in
the list of veterinary nurses maintained by the
College.” Listed VNs can give any medical
treatment or minor surgery (not involving entry
into a body cavity) but only under the direction
of vet employer who must be satisfied that the
VN is qualified to carry out the treatment or
surgery. Mutual recognition of EU
qualifications applies

Video Recordings Act 1984 An Act to make           Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
provision for regulating the distribution of       Media & Sport       no requirements under
video recordings and for connected purposes.       (DCMS)              the Directive
Video Recordings Act 1993 An Act to amend          Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
the Video Recordings Act 1984 and, so far as it    Media & Sport       no requirements under
relates to evidence by certificate in respect of   (DCMS)              the Directive
offences under the 1984 Act, the Criminal
Justice (Scotland) Act 1980.
Waste Controls (England and Wales)           Department for      Still under consideration
Regulations 2009                             Environment, Food   by DEFRA. Due to be
                                             and Rural Affairs   implemented in October
                                             (DEFRA)             2009.
Waste Controls (Registration of Carriers)    Department for      In scope, a report is
Regulations 2009                             Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                             and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                             (DEFRA)
Waste Electrical and Electronic Eqipment     Department for      In scope, a report is
Regultions 2006                              Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                             and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                             (DEFRA)
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment    Department for      In scope, a report is
(Amendment Regulations 2007)                 Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                             and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                             (DEFRA)
Waste Management Licensing Regulations       Department for      In scope, a report is
1994                                         Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                             and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                             (DEFRA)
Water Industry Act 1991 (as amended)         Department for      In scope, a report is
                                             Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                             and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                             (DEFRA)
Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended) Part Department for        In scope, a report is
III only                                     Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                             and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                             (DEFRA)
Water Resources Act 1991 s109 and 110 –      Department for      In scope, a report is
consent to main river works                  Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                             and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                             (DEFRA)
Weights and Measures Act 1985                Department for      Not in scope and raises
                                             Business,           no requirements under
                                             Environment and     the Directive
                                             Regulatory Reform
                                             (BERR)
Welfare Reform & Pensions Act 1998           Department for      Not in scope and raises
                                             Work and Pensions   no requirements under
                                             (DWP)               the Directive
Welsh Churches (Burial Grounds) Act 1945 - Ministry of Justice   Not in scope and raises
Transfer of burial grounds and their         (MoJ)               no requirements under
maintenance from Welsh Commissioners to                          the Directive
another body set up under Welsh Churches Act
1914-45. 2.2 (a) applies.
Whaling Industry (Regulation) Act 1934       Department for      Not in scope and raises
An Act to enable effect to be given to a     Environment, Food   no requirements under
Convention for the Regulation of Whaling,    and Rural Affairs   the Directive
signed at Geneva on behalf of His Majesty on (DEFRA)
the twenty-fourth day of September, nineteen
hundred and thirty-one; to prohibit the taking or
treating of whales within the coastal waters of
the United Kingdom; and for purposes
connected with the matters aforesaid.

Wild Creatures and Forest Laws Act 1971              Ministry of Justice   Still under consideration
An Act to abolish certain rights of Her Majesty      (MoJ)                 by MoJ
to wild creatures and certain related rights and
franchises; to abrogate the forest law (subject to
exceptions); and to repeal enactments relating
to those rights and franchises and to forests and
the forest law; and for connected purposes.
Wild Mammals (Protection) Act 1996                   Department for        Not in scope and raises
An Act to make provision for the protection of       Environment, Food     no requirements under
wild mammals from certain cruel acts; and for        and Rural Affairs     the Directive
connected purposes. Section 1 list of cruel          (DEFRA)
acts which it is an offence to inflict on a wild
mammal. Section 2 exception under Act.
Section 4 police powers under Act.
Wildlife and Countryside (Amendment) Act             Department for        Not in scope and raises
1985 An Act to amend sections 28 and 43 of           Environment, Food     no requirements under
the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, sections      and Rural Affairs     the Directive
1 and 2 of the Badgers Act 1973 and section 1        (DEFRA)
of the Forestry Act 1967.
Wildlife and Countryside (Amendment) Act             Department for        Not in scope and raises
1991 An Act to amend sections 5 and 11 of            Environment, Food     no requirements under
the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 so as to       and Rural Affairs     the Directive
make it an offence knowingly to cause or             (DEFRA)
permit to be done certain acts mentioned in
those sections.
Wildlife and Countryside (Service of Notices)        Department for        Not in scope and raises
Act 1985 (c. 59)                        An Act to    Environment, Food     no requirements under
apply section 283 of the Town and Country            and Rural Affairs     the Directive
Planning Act 1971 and section 269 of the Town        (DEFRA)
and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1972 to
notices and other documents required or
authorised to be served or given under the
Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981.
Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981                    Department for        In scope, a report is
An Act to repeal and re-enact with amendments        Environment, Food     being prepared for the
the Protection of Birds Acts 1954 to 1967 and        and Rural Affairs     Commission
the Conservation of Wild Creatures and Wild          (DEFRA)
Plants Act 1975; to prohibit certain methods of
killing or taking wild animals; to amend the law
relating to protection of certain mammals; to
restrict the introduction of certain animals and
plants; to amend the Endangered Species
(Import and Export) Act 1976; to amend the
law relating to nature conservation, the
countryside and National Parks and to make
provision with respect to the Countryside
Commission; to amend the law relating to
public rights of way; and for connected
purposes.




Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, s14 and         Department for      In scope, a report is
16(4)                                              Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)
Wireless Telegraphy Act 1949 An Act to             Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
amend the law relating to wireless telegraphy.     Media & Sport       no requirements under
                                                   (DCMS)              the Directive
Wireless Telegraphy Act 1967                       Dept for Culture,   Not in scope and raises
An Act to enable the Postmaster General to         Media & Sport       no requirements under
obtain information as to the sale and hire of      (DCMS)              the Directive
television receiving sets; to enable him to
prohibit the manufacture or importation of
certain wireless telegraphy apparatus; to make
provision for requiring applicants for vehicle
exercise licences to give information about such
apparatus installed in vehicles; to make
miscellaneous amendments in the Wireless
Telegraphy Act 1949: and for connected
purposes.
Zoo Licensing Act 1981 (as amended) An             Department for      In scope, a report is
Act to regulate by licence the conduct of zoos.    Environment, Food   being prepared for the
                                                   and Rural Affairs   Commission
                                                   (DEFRA)

								
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