To ask the Secretary of State for Health
(1) what regulations sponsored by his Department have been revoked in the last six months;
(2) what new regulations sponsored by his Department have been introduced through (a) primary legislation and (b) statutory instrument in the last six months.
In the last six months, the Department has revoked the following statutory instruments (Sis):
Tyne Port Health Authority Order 1990 (SI 1990/1119); and
The Rice Products from the United States of America (Restriction on First Placing on the Market) (England) Regulations 2008 (SI 2008/622).
We will also be continuing to scrutinise our stock of regulation and pipeline measures inherited from the previous administration with a view to finding OUTs, for the One-in, One-out regulatory management system.
In the last six months, no new primary legislation has been passed. The regulations and orders which have been introduced through statutory instrument are shown in the following table.
|The Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Consequential Amendments) (Wales) Order 2010||2010/1593|
|The National Health Service Pension Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2010||2010/1634|
|The Rice Products from the United States of America (Restriction on First Placing on the Market) (England) (Revocation) Regulations 2010||2010/1585|
|The Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Consequential Amendments No.3) Order 2010||2010/2224|
|The Medicines for Human Use (Prescribing by EEA Practitioners) (Amendment) Regulations 2010||2010/1673|
|The Mayday Healthcare National Health Service Trust (Establishment) Amendment Order 2010||2010/2230|
|The South Downs Health National Health Service Trust (Establishment) Amendment Order 2010||2010/2229|
|The Community Care, Services for Carers and Children's Services (Direct Payments) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2010||2010/2246|
|The Contaminants in Food (England) Regulations 2010||2010/2228|
|The Materials and Articles in Contact with Food (England) Regulations 2010||2010/2225|
|The Feed (Sampling and Analysis and Specified Undesirable Substances) (England) Regulations 2010||2010/2280|
|The Foodstuffs Suitable for People Intolerant to Gluten (England) Regulations 2010||2010/2281|
|The Food Irradiation (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2010||2010/2312|
|The National Health Service (General Medical Services Contracts) (Prescription of Drugs etc.) Amendment Regulations 2010||2010/2389|
|The Health Protection Agency (Amendment) Regulations 2010||2010/2540|
|The Animal Feed (England) Regulations 2010||2010/2503|
|The National Health Service (Functions of Strategic Health Authorities and Primary Care Trusts and Administration Arrangements) (England) Amendment (No.2) Regulations 2010||2010/2649|
|The Tyne Port Health Authority Order||2010/2676|
|The Medicines for Human Use (Prescribing by EEA Practitioners) (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations 2010||2010/1673|