Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Questions (112)

Pat Deering

Question:

112. Deputy Pat Deering asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade the secondary legislation enacted since 1 January 2018; and if the legislation in each case placed additional regulatory burdens on small and medium enterprises. [31491/19]

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Written answers (Question to Foreign)

My Department has enacted the following secondary legislation since 1 January 2018:

- ICPO-INTERPOL Regional Conference (Privileges and Immunities) Order 2018 (SI No 151/2018)

- Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict (Hague Convention) Act 2017 (Commencement) Order 2018 (SI No 299 of 2018)

- Criminal Justice (Mutual Assistance) Act 2008 (Designation of States in Accordance with the Protocol of Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict) Order 2018 (SI No of 300 of 2018)

- Extradition (Protocol to The Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict) Order 2018 (SI No 301 of 2018)

- International Committee of the Red Cross (Privileges and Immunities) Order 2018 (SI No 552 of 2018)

- Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (Privileges and Immunities) Order (SI No 78 of 2019)

- Maritime Jurisdiction (Bay Closing Lines) Order 2019 (SI No 155 of 2019)

- Extradition (United Nations Convention Against Corruption) Order 2019 (SI No 275 of 2019)

- Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Consequential Provisions) Act 2019 (Part 1) (Commencement) Order 2019 (SI No 280 of 2019)

- European Organisation For Astronomical Research In The Southern Hemisphere (Privileges And Immunities) Order 2019 (SI No 288 of 2019)

- Extradition (Second Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Extradition) Order 2019 (SI No 339 of 2019)

- Diplomatic and Consular Fees (Amendment) Regulations 2019 (SI No 339 of 2019)

None of the above secondary legislation placed additional regulatory burdens on small and medium enterprises.