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The Customs (Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

2.1 The purpose of this instrument is to amend European Union (EU) regulations which are being brought into force in the United Kingdom (UK) by the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (EUWA). The instrument will ensure that UK legislation is in place after exit day (29 March 2019) enabling HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) to continue to be able to enforce intellectual property rights at the UK border in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a withdrawal agreement.

The Mutual Assistance on Customs and Agricultural Matters (Revocation) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

The European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 will retain certain direct European Union (EU) law as it stands immediately before the United Kingdom (UK) leaves the EU. In the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal, this instrument will revoke Council Regulation (EC) 515/97 on mutual assistance as this mutual assistance is based on an agreement which is limited to Member States