Amendment 119

Part of Environment Bill - Committee (4th Day) – in the House of Lords at 5:45 pm on 30th June 2021.

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Baroness Jones of Whitchurch:

Moved by Baroness Jones of Whitchurch

119: Schedule 4, page 160, line 8, at end insert—“(1A) When making regulations imposing producer responsibility obligations, the relevant national authority must have regard to the public interest in such obligations being operational by 1 January 2024.”Member’s explanatory statementThis amendment aims to ensure that the new packaging producer responsibility system is in place for the beginning of 2024, given that the final compliance year of the current package will end on 31 December 2023.