Statutory Instruments

The European Communities (Labelling, Presentation and Advertising of Foodstuffs) (Amendment) Regulations 2009

These Regulations amend the European Communities (Labelling, Presentation and Advertising of Foodstuffs) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 483 of 2002), as last amended by the European Communities (Labelling, Presentation and Advertising of Foodstuffs) (Amendment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 424 of 2008)

These Regulations implement Commission Directive 2008/5/EC of 30 January 2008 concerning the compulsory indication on the labelling of certain foodstuffs of particulars other than those provided for in Directive 2000/13/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council. These Regulations also introduce new definitions including a revised definition of “authorised officer”

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