Draft Legislative Reform (Renewal of Radio Licences) Order 2020 Contents

Contents

Introduction

Description of the draft Order

Assessment of the draft Order

Role of the Regulatory Reform Committee

Assessment against criteria

A: Appears to make an inappropriate use of delegated legislation

B: Serves the purpose of removing or reducing a burden, or the overall burdens, resulting directly or indirectly for any person from any legislation (in respect of a draft order under section 1 of the Act)

C: Serves the purpose of securing that regulatory functions are exercised so as to comply with the regulatory principles, as set out in section 2(3) of the Act (in respect of a draft order under section 2 of the Act)

D: Secures a policy objective which could not be satisfactorily secured by non-legislative means

E: Has an effect which is proportionate to the policy objective

F: Strikes a fair balance between the public interest and the interests of any person adversely affected by it

G: Does not remove any necessary protection

H: Does not prevent any person from continuing to exercise any right or freedom which that person might reasonably expect to continue to exercise

I: Is not of constitutional significance

J: Makes the law more accessible or more easily understood (in the case of provisions restating enactments)

K: Has been the subject of, and takes appropriate account of, adequate consultation

L: Gives rise to an issue under such criteria for consideration of statutory instruments laid down in paragraph (1) of Standing Order No. 151 (Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee)) as are relevant

M: Appears to be incompatible with any obligation resulting from membership of the European Union.

Conclusion

Formal minutes

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament




Published: 24 July 2020