Statutory Instruments

European Communities (Dietary Foods for Special Medical Purposes) (Amendment) Regulations 2013

These Regulations transpose into Irish law Commission Directive 2013/26/EU of 8 February 2013 (in so far as that Directive relates to dietary foods for special medical purposes) adapting certain directives in the field of food safety, veterinary and phytosanitary policy, by reason of the accession of Croatia. These Regulations amend the European Communities (Dietary Foods for Special Medical Purposes) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 187 of 2009) in the manner
specified in these Regulations, particularly with regard to the extended list of names under which dietary foods for special medical purposes may be sold and also provide for the recovery of costs from the defendant in the event of a successful prosecution, in addition to any fine or penalty imposed.

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