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The Special Waste Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1998

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22.—(1) Subject to paragraph (2), the following regulations are hereby revoked—

(a)the Pollution Control (Special Waste) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1981 (“the 1981 Regulations”);

(b)paragraphs (3) and (4) of regulation 18 of the Transfrontier Shipment of Waste Regulations 1994(1).

(2) Subject to paragraph (3), the 1981 Regulations shall continue to have effect in relation to any special waste in respect of which the consignment note (within the meaning of those Regulations) was furnished or is treated as having been furnished to the District Council, in accordance with regulation 5 of those Regulations, before the coming into operation of these Regulations.

(3) Paragraph (2) shall not apply in relation to any special waste in respect of which consignment notes are furnished pursuant to regulation 10 of the 1981 Regulations and after 17th September 1998 any direction made under regulation 10 of the 1981 Regulations shall have no effect.

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