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Genetically Modified Organisms (Contained Use) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2001

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Statutory Rules of Northern Ireland

2001 No. 295

HEALTH AND SAFETY

Genetically Modified Organisms (Contained Use) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2001

Made

6th August 2001

Coming into operation

25th September 2001

The Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment(1), being a Department designated(2) for the purpose of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(3) in relation to the control and regulation of genetically modified organisms, in the exercise of the powers conferred on it by the said section 2(2) and, being the Department concerned(4), in exercise of the powers conferred by Articles 2(5), 17(1), (2), (3), (4) and (5)(5), 40(2) and (4) and 55(2) of, and paragraphs 1(1), (2), (4) and (5), 3(1), 4, 5(1), 7(2), 8, 10, 12(1) and (3), 13, 14(1), 15 and 19 of Schedule 3 to, the Health and Safety at Work (Northern Ireland) Order 1978(6) and of every other power enabling it in that behalf, and for the purpose of giving effect without modifications to proposals submitted to it by the Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland under Article 13(1A) of that Order(7) after the carrying out by the said Executive of consultations in accordance with Article 46(3) of that Order(8), hereby makes the following Regulations:

(1)

Formerly the Department of Economic Development; see S.I. 1999/283 (N.I. 1), Article 3(5)

(2)

S.I. 1991/755

(3)

1972 c. 68; the enabling powers conferred by section 2(2) were extended by virtue of section 1 of the European Economic Area Act 1993 (c. 51)

(4)

See Article 2(2) of S.I. 1978/1039 (N.I. 9)

(5)

Article 17 must be read with S.I. 1992/1728 (N.I. 17), Articles 3(2) and 4(2)

(6)

S.I. 1978/1039 (N.I. 9); the general purposes of Part II referred to in Article 17(1) were extended by S.I. 1992/1728 (N.I. 17), Article 3(1). Article 47A was inserted by Article 3, and Article 2 was amended by Articles 4 and 8, of S.I. 1997/1774 (N.I. 16)

(7)

Article 13(1) was amended by S.I. 1998/2795 (N.I. 18), Article 4

(8)

Article 46(3) was amended by S.I. 1998/2795 (N.I. 18), Article 6(1) and Schedule 1, paragraphs 8 and 18(c)

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