Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments Seventeenth Report


APPENDIX 2

Memorandum from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION (CONTROLS ON HEXACHLOROETHANE) REGULATIONS 2003 (S.I. 2003/602)

1. The Committee has requested a memorandum on the following point:

In regulation 5(2), is the reference to level 5 on the standard scale intended to be a reference to the statutory maximum?

2. The Department accepts that the reference should have been to the statutory maximum. This error is regretted, and will be corrected at the first convenient opportunity.

28 March 2003


 
previous page contents next page

House of Lords home page Parliament home page House of Commons home page search page enquiries index

© Parliamentary copyright 2003
Prepared 11 April 2003