FSA Consultation Letter, 1 November 2004
The FSA are seeking views on the European Commission's working document for a draft Commission Directive on foods intended to meet the expenditure of intense muscular effort, especially for sports people and on the partial regulatory impact assessment (RIA) relating to this proposal. Responses are requested by: 28 January 2005
The Commission's working document (dated 20 April 2004 ) is based on two reports of the former EU Scientific Committee on Food and its main provisions
Details of this consultation
The Commission issued the working document in April of this year and it was discussed at a meeting of Member States' experts on 10 May. The FSA carried out a short consultation on the proposal ahead of that meeting and are now initiating a formal 12-week consultation with the same document. The Commission has not indicated exactly when it intends to issue another version of the proposal.
The Commission document is currently available on the FSA web site at: http://www.food.gov.uk/multimedia/pdfs/sancod4hlmmd440182.pdf