These Regulations bring sections 81 to 85 of the Social Security (Scotland) Act 2018 (“the 2018 Act”) into force on 3rd September 2018. They also partially commence section 76 of the 2018 Act from that date.
The M9/A9 and A95 Trunk Roads (Granish to Grantown-On-Spey) (Temporary Prohibition on Use of Road and Specified Turns) Order 2018
These Regulations amend the Income Support (General) Regulations 1987 (S.I. 1987/1967) (the “IS Regulations”), the Jobseeker’s Allowance Regulations 1996 (S.I. 1996/207) (the “JSA Regulations”), the State Pension Credit Regulations 2002 (S.I. 2002/1792) (the “SPC Regulations”), the Housing Benefit Regulations 2006 (S.I. 2006/213) (the “HB Regulations”), the Housing Benefit (Persons who have attained the qualifying age for state pension credit) Regulations 2006 (S.I. 2006/214) (the “HB (SPC) Regulations”), the Employment and Support Allowance Regulations 2008 (S.I. 2008/794) (the “ESA Regulations”) and the Universal Credit (Transitional Provisions) Regulations 2014 (S.I. 2014/1230) (the “UC (TP) Regulations”).
Part 1 of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 (“the 2007 Act”) provides for the establishment of a single tier of local government for areas in England. There is a single tier of local government for an area if there is either a county council and no district councils for that area, or a district council and no county council for that area (section 1(2) of the 2007 Act). The Secretary of State may by order implement (with or without modification) a proposal received for a single tier of local government (section 7 of the 2009 Act).
This Order provides that lump sum payments paid to school teachers in England under the Mathematics Early-Career Payments Pilot administered by the Department for Education are not to be treated as remuneration for the purpose of section 122(1) of the Education Act 2002.
The A78 Trunk Road (High Street, Greenock) (Temporary Prohibition of Specified Turns) (No. 2) Order 2018
This Order authorises Network Rail Infrastructure Limited to construct, operate and maintain works in the City of Peterborough for a grade separated junction in the form of a dive under beneath the East Coast Main Line (ECML) at Werrington. The construction of the dive under requires works to move the Stamford Lines westwards to allow space for tracks to pass beneath the ECML, diversion of Brook Drain and related watercourses, a replacement footbridge at Cock Lane, a widened bridge at Lincoln Road, a further bridge to carry utilities and a footpath, bridleway and cycle track over the new railway and a new road to provide access for properties on Hurn Road. Temporary bridges over the Marholm Brook and the railway will allow access during construction to the main construction compounds. The Order also authorises further ancillary works including utilities diversions. The Order authorises the acquisition of land and rights in land and the use of land for this purpose.
These Regulations bring into force certain amendments relating to Enterprise Investment Scheme (“EIS”), Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (“SEIS”) and Venture Capital Trust (“VCT”) reliefs made by section 14(1) to (3) of, and Schedules 4 and 5 to, the Finance Act 2018 (c. 3) (“FA 2018”).
These Regulations amend the Immigration (Provision of Physical Data) Regulations 2006 (“the 2006 Regulations”).
This Order, made under section 122A of the Education Reform Act 1988, provides for the transfer of Hartpury College from the further education sector to the higher education sector on 13th September 2018.
This Order amends The Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm Order 2013, a development consent order under the Planning Act 2008, following an application made in accordance with the Infrastructure Planning (Changes to, and Revocation of, Development Consent Orders) Regulations 2011 for a non-material change under paragraph 2 of Schedule 6 to the Planning Act 2008. This Order reduces the permitted capacity of the wind farm and reduces the number of permitted wind turbines and collector stations. It also removes meteorological stations and the option for any HVDC substations.