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Act on safety of food and nutrition.

Country/Territory
Poland
Document type
Legislation
Date
2006
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Basic legislation Food quality control/food safety Packaging/labelling Hygiene/sanitary procedures Early warning system/emergency intervention system Institution Nutrition
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
The Act enters into force 30 days after its publication in the Journal of Laws.
Abstract

This Act sets out the legislative framework on safety of food and nutrition. It establishes: sanitary requirements applicable to food; hygienic conditions to be fulfilled by foodstuffs as well as materials and products intended to come into contact with food; properties of institutions responsible for the official control of food, pursuant to Regulation (EC) No. 882/2004 ; provisions on food inspection. The Act is composed of the following Sections: (1) General provisions and definitions; (2) Sa

Full text
Polish
Website
isip.sejm.gov.pl

References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1863/2004 laying down the marketing standard applicable to cultivated mushrooms.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Vegetables/legumes, Standards, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 2065/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council on smoke flavourings used or intended for use in or on foods.

Legislation | European Union | 2003

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Authorization/permit, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 608/2004 concerning the labelling of foods and food ingredients with added phytosterols, phytosterol esters, phytostanols and/or phytostanol esters.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 1946/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council on transboundary movements of genetically modified organisms.

Legislation | European Union | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, GMO, Transboundary effects, Precautionary principle, Data collection/reporting, Food quality control/food safety, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 2232/96 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down a Community procedure for flavouring substances used or intended for use in or on foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 1996

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EEC) No. 94/92 laying down detailed rules for implementing the arrangements for imports from third countries provided for in Regulation (EEC) No. 2092/91 on organic production of agricultural products and indications referring thereto on agricultural products and foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 1992

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Agricultural commodities, Inspection, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 258/97 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning novel foods and novel food ingredients.

Legislation | European Union | 1997 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Novel food, Fraud/deceit/adulteration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Regulation (EEC) No. 2081/92 on the protection of geographical indications and designations of origin for agricultural products and foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 1992 | Repealed

Keyword: Certification, Standards, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Regulation (EEC) No. 2082/92 on certificates of specific character for agricultural products and foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 1992 | Repealed

Keyword: Certification, Standards, Food quality control/food safety, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council on maximum residue levels of pesticides in or on food and feed of plant and animal origin and amending Council Directive 91/414/EEC.

Legislation | European Union | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, MRL-maximum residue limit, Inspection, Consumer protection, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Pesticides

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Regulation (EEC) No. 315/93 laying down Community procedures for contaminants in food.

Legislation | European Union | 1993

Keyword: Standards, Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Residues

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 882/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council on official controls performed to ensure the verification of compliance with feed and food law, animal health and animal welfare rules.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Food additives, Inspection, Internal trade, International trade, Enforcement/compliance, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal welfare, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Regulation (EEC) No. 2092/91 on organic production of agricultural products and indications referring thereto on agricultural products and foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 1991 | Repealed

Keyword: Inspection, Internal trade, International trade, Packaging/labelling, Ecological production/organic production, Agricultural commodities, Processing/handling, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Fertilizers/nutrients, Pesticides, Floriculture

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 1935/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council on materials and articles intended to come into contact with food and repealing Directives 80/590/EEC and 89/109/EEC.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 2073/2005 on microbiological criteria for foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, HACCP, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Vegetables/legumes, Fruits/edible nuts, Fish products, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 852/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the hygiene of foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, HACCP, Traceability/product tracing, Treated food, Transport/storage, Internal trade, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 1830/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the traceability and labelling of genetically modified organisms and the traceability of food and feed products produced from genetically modified organisms and amending Directive 2001/18/EC

Legislation | European Union | 2003

Keyword: GMO, Inspection, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Traceability/product tracing, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the general principles and requirements of food law, establishing the European Food Safety Authority and laying down procedures in matters of food safety

Legislation | European Union | 2002

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Institution, Data collection/reporting, Packaging/labelling, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 1829/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council on genetically modified food and feed.

Legislation | European Union | 2003

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, GMO, Authorization/permit, Packaging/labelling, Registration, Access-to-information, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Act on sanitary conditions of food and nutrition.

Legislation | Poland | 2001 | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Processing/handling, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Food additives, Inspection, Viticulture/oenological practices

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on materials and products intended to come into contact with food.

Legislation | Poland | 2001 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Regulation establishing procedures of official control of products of animal origin.

Legislation | Poland | 2008

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation amending Regulation establishing the index of foodstuffs being the subject to the border sanitary control.

Legislation | Poland | 2008 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Inspection, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on general derogations from hygiene rules for enterprises producing traditional food of non-animal origin.

Legislation | Poland | 2009

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation laying down purity criteria on food additives.

Legislation | Poland | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation amending Regulation laying down purity criteria on food additives.

Legislation | Poland | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on foodstuffs intended for particular nutritional uses.

Legislation | Poland | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Special dietary uses, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on enriching substances added to food.

Legislation | Poland | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation establishing the index of foodstuffs being the subject to the border sanitary control.

Legislation | Poland | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Inspection, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation establishing the index of foodstuffs being the subject to the border sanitary control.

Legislation | Poland | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Inspection, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on taking and storing samples of food by mass caterers.

Legislation | Poland | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on direct deliveries of foodstuffs.

Legislation | Poland | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Internal trade, Vegetables/legumes, Fruits/edible nuts, Cereals/grains/rice

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on nutrition labelling for foodstuffs.

Legislation | Poland | 2007

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Nutrition

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the hygiene of the transport of bulk sugar, liquid oils and fats by sea.

Legislation | Poland | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Packaging/labelling, Transport/storage, Oils/oilseeds/fats, Sugar

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on general departures from hygiene requirements in enterprises producing traditional food of animal origin.

Legislation | Poland | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on foodstuffs intended for particular nutritional uses.

Legislation | Poland | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Special dietary uses, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on sampling food to mark levels of pesticides remains.

Legislation | Poland | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation establishing the list of substances which can be applied for production or processing of materials and products from non-plastic materials intended to come into contact with food.

Legislation | Poland | 2008

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on extraction solvents which can be used in the production of foodstuffs.

Legislation | Poland | 2008

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Food additives

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation amending Regulation on extraction solvents which can be used for the production of foodstuffs.

Legislation | Poland | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Food additives

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Act amending Act on safety of food and nutrition.

Legislation | Poland | 2014

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Education, Public health, Nutrition

Source: FAO, FAOLEX