Food Law News - EU - 2006


Council Press Release, 21 November 2006

GM FOOD Discussions at the Agriculture and Fisheries Council Meeting

This is an extract from the report of the Agriculture and Fisheries Council Meeting on 20-21 November 2006

Genetically modified food and feed

The Council took note of the presentation by Commissioner Markos Kyprianou of the Commission's report on the implementation of Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council on genetically modified food and feed (14668/06). The Council held a short exchange of views following the Commission's presentation, in particular to support stricter controls of non authorised GMOs.

Note: A copy of the report is available on this site, see: Commission's report on the implementation of Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003


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