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European Union (Transport of Dangerous Goods by Rail) Regulations 2019

11 September 2019

Came into force: 30th June 2019
Jurisdiction: ROI
Amends: European Communities (Transport of Dangerous Goods by Rail) Regulations 2010

These Regulations update two definitions to ensure the 2010 Regulations function correctly. The word ‘directive’ is updated to include reference to Directive (EU) 2018/1846 on the inland transport of dangerous goods to take into account scientific and technical progress. ‘RID’ is also updated to mean the Regulations concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail. A reference to Directive (EU) 2018/1846 is made stating that it will be effective from 1st January 2019.

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