Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee


Statutory Instruments with Clear Reports


12 May 2014


CLA396 – The Rating Lists (Postponement of Compilation) (Wales) Order 2014

Procedure:  Affirmative


Section 54A of the Local Government Finance Act 1988 enables the Welsh Ministers to make an order postponing the date on which the new non-domestic rating lists in Wales should be compiled from 1 April 2105 to a date specified therein.  This Order specifies 1 April 2017 for the purposes of section 54A.


CLA397 – The Bathing Water (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2014

Procedure:  Negative

These Regulations amend Schedule 2 to The Bathing Water (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2014.  Schedule 2 lists surface waters in Wales at which the Welsh Minsters expect a large number of people to bathe.  Llyn Padarn and Rhyl East are added to the list of surface waters set out in Schedule 2

CLA398 –
  The Transfer of Functions (Food) (Wales) Regulations 2014

Procedure:  Negative

From 1 October 2010 nutrition policy transferred from the food Standards Agency to the Welsh Ministers in Wales (and the to the Department of Health in England).  Reflecting this transfer, these Regulations transfer nutrition functions in relation to the Medical Food (Wales) Regulations 2000, the Notification of Marketing of Food for Particular Nutritional Uses (Wales) Regulations 2007, the Nutrition and Health Claims (Wales) Regulations 2007 and the Infant Formula and Follow-on Formula (Wales) Regulations 2007 from the Food Standards Agency to the Welsh Ministers. 


CLA399 - The National Health Service (Travelling Expenses and Remission of Charges) (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2014

Procedure:  Negative

These regulations further amend the National Health Service (Travelling Expenses and Remission of Charges) (Wales) Regulations 2007 which provide for the payment of travel expenses and remission of National Health Service charges by reference to income and capital limits.

These Regulations provide that the capital limit is uplifted to £24,000 with effect from 20 May 2014.