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UK in trouble for ELV Directive delay

The UK has been censured for failing to introduce the End-of-Life Vehicles Directive on time. The European Court of Justice (ECJ) found that by missing the April 2002 deadline imposed by this auto-recycling directive for its rules to be written in full into the national laws of all EU member states, the UK had broken its EU treaty commitments. It ordered the Government to comply and pay the cases costs. The Government has blamed part of the delay on the need to consult the ...