Statutory Instruments

European Union (Temporary Suspension of Imports from Bangladesh of Foodstuffs containing or consisting of Betel leaves) Regulations 2016 – S.I. No. 553 of 2016

These Regulations give effect to Commission Implementing Decision 2014/88/EU of 13 February 2016 suspending temporarily imports from Bangladesh of foodstuffs containing or consisting of betel leaves (‘Piper Betle’), as amended by Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2016/884 of 1 June 2016.

These Regulations cease to have effect on 30 June 2018.

These Regulations may be cited as the European Union (Temporary Suspension of Imports from Bangladesh of Foodstuffs Containing or Consisting of Betel Leaves) Regulations 2016.

These Regulations should be read in conjunction with the European Communities (Official Controls on the Import of Food of Non-Animal Origin) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 391 of 2010) as some of the general conditions relating to
the import of foods of non-animal origin are derived from those Regulations.

S.I. No. 553 of 2016