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Directive 98/34/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down a procedure for the provision of information in the field of technical standards and regulations.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
1998
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Fisheries
Keyword
Agricultural commodities Access-to-information Data collection/reporting Institution Fish products
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Directive came into force on 10 August 1998.
Abstract

The present Directive lays down the procedure to be followed when providing information in the field of technical standards and regulations. For the purposes of these provisions, “product” shall mean any agricultural product, including fish products. The information specified in article 2 shall be submitted to the Commission and to the standardization bodies referred to in Annexes I and II. Upon consultation of the Committee referred to in article 5, the Commission may draw up rules intended for

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References - Legislation

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Cabinet Regulation No. 78 of 2015 on Co-existence of Genetically Modified Crops

Legislation | Latvia | 2015

Keyword: GMO, Registration, Crops/grasses, Monitoring, Inspection, Classification/declassification, Vegetables/legumes

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on taxation of mineral phosphorus in feed phosphates (No. 469 of 2004).

Legislation | Denmark | 2004

Keyword: Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Tax/levy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act banning the keeping of foxes (no. 469 of 2014).

Legislation | Denmark | 2009 (2014)

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Ranching/captive breeding, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1432 regulating air pollution generated by fixed installations for energy production.

Legislation | Denmark | 2007

Keyword: Emissions, Pollution control, Internal trade, Biofuel, Monitoring, Air quality/air pollution, Energy conservation/energy production, Coal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 642 on fixed CO2 fire-extinguishing systems.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014

Keyword: Precautionary principle, Enforcement/compliance, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 783 on end-consuming calculation of electricity consumption.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011 | Repealed

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Internal trade, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Baden-Württemberg Building Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2010 (2012)

Keyword: Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Procedural matters, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Thüringer Building Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2004 (2009)

Keyword: Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 853 on commercial keeping of livestock, manure, silage etc.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014 | Repealed

Keyword: Farming, Fertilizers/nutrients, Animal production, Standards, Transport/storage, Policy/planning, Data collection/reporting, Poultry, Cattle, Swine, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 991 on the addition to food of certain substances other than vitamins and minerals.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013 | Repealed

Keyword: Food additives, Food quality control/food safety, Inspection, Authorization/permit, Codex Alimentarius, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 195 amending Order on organic food and aquaculture.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014 | Repealed

Keyword: Aquaculture, Aquatic animals, Ecological production/organic production, International trade, Crustaceans, Traceability/product tracing, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending the Act on the taxation of electricity, the Act on taxation of natural gas, and the Act on energy taxation of petroleum-originating products (No. 70 of 2013).

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Tax/levy, Oil, Natural gas, Coal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1113 banning the import and sale of products for indoor use containing phthalates DEHP, DBP, BBP and DIBP, and parts of these substances can come into contact with skin or mucous membranes.

Legislation | Denmark | 2012 | Repealed

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Hazardous substances, International trade, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Schleswig-Holstein Building Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2009 (2011)

Keyword: Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Saarland Building Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2004 (2010)

Keyword: Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law “On circulation of fertilizers”.

Legislation | Latvia | 2006

Keyword: Fertilizers/nutrients, Processing/handling, Registration, Packaging/labelling, Basic legislation, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Consumer protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on taxation for food containing saturated fat (No. 247 of 2011).

Legislation | Denmark | 2011

Keyword: Tax/levy, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Oils/oilseeds/fats, Food quality control/food safety, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 73 on technical certification for wind turbines.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Certification, Energy conservation/energy production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1049 on certain requirements for packaging.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011 | Repealed

Keyword: Internal trade, Environmental standards, Hazardous substances, Processing/handling, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1147 on fruit nectar.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013 | Repealed

Keyword: Food additives, Fruits/edible nuts, Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Internal trade, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree approving the official method of analysis for determining the content of amino acids in cheese.

Legislation | Italy | 2014

Keyword: Milk/dairy products, Processing/handling, Inspection, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending various Acts related to energy supply, taxation and pollution (No. 722 of 2010).

Legislation | Denmark | 2010

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Environmental fees/charges, Emissions

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1512 on measures taken on salmonellosis in poultry and Salmonella and Campylobacter in slaughter poultry.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Consumer protection, Poultry products, Inspection, Standards, Internal trade, Poultry, Pests/diseases, Slaughtering

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1105 on measures of salmonellosis Campylobacter in poultry.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Consumer protection, Poultry products, Inspection, Standards, Internal trade, Poultry, Pests/diseases, Slaughtering

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act.

Legislation | Germany | 2015

Keyword: Solid waste, Hazardous substances, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous waste, Waste management, Waste prevention, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the identification and placing on the market of the meat of animals produced from emergency slaughter outside slaughter establishments.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2009

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, Internal trade, Slaughtering

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 57 on filter, control and marking of trucks and buses in municipally defined environmental zones.

Legislation | Denmark | 2009 | Repealed

Keyword: Enforcement/compliance, Energy conservation/energy production, Zoning, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 818 on the use of bio ash for agricultural purposes (Bioash Law).

Legislation | Denmark | 2008

Keyword: Fertilizers/nutrients, Farming, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 32 on the payment for permit application approval for construction products in contact with drinking water.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Water quality standards, Royalties/fees, Water supply, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on consumers information about unpacked food.

Legislation | Croatia | 2014

Keyword: Consumer protection, Packaging/labelling, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 913 on the use and application of the n the use of Key-Hole labeling.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Certification, Royalties/fees, Oils/oilseeds/fats, Food additives, Internal trade, Consumer protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1618 on shipment of waste.

Legislation | Denmark | 2010 | Repealed

Keyword: Waste management, Transport/storage, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1312 on geothermal heating systems.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Inspection, Authorization/permit, Soil pollution/quality, Pollution control, Groundwater

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending Act on the promotion of renewable energy, Electricity Supply Act and Act amending Act on the promotion of renewable energy, the Electricity Supply Act, the Natural Gas Supply Act and Energinet.dk Act (No. 1390 of 2012).

Legislation | Denmark | 2012

Keyword: Subsidy/incentive, Renewable energy, Energy conservation/energy production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Berlin Building Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2005 (2011)

Keyword: Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Procedural matters, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 700 on requirements for trucks and buses in urban green zones.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011

Keyword: Emissions, Zoning, Noise pollution, Transport/storage, Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Urban land, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Detergents and Cleaning Products Act.

Legislation | Germany | 2007 (2016)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Cleaning agents/detergents, Hazardous substances, Pollution control, EIA, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 915 on commercial keeping of livestock, manure, silage etc.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013 | Repealed

Keyword: Soil pollution/quality, Farming, Fertilizers/nutrients, Animal production, Animal health, Standards, Transport/storage, Internal trade, Policy/planning, Data collection/reporting, Poultry, Cattle, Swine, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cleaning Agents and Detergents Act.

Legislation | Germany | 2007

Keyword: Basic legislation, Cleaning agents/detergents, Hazardous substances, Pollution control, EIA, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on the cultivation of genetically modified varieties.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2006

Keyword: GMO, Crops/grasses, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law on the exploitation of renewable thermal energy in Baden-Württemberg.

Legislation | Germany | 2015

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Climate change, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree implementing the Act on cultivation of genetically modified plants in agricultural products.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, GMO, Ecological production/organic production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 31 on the issuance of permits for construction products in contact with drinking water.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013 | Repealed

Keyword: Standards, Authorization/permit, Water quality standards, Water supply

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the quality of vegetable oil, edible vegetable fats and mayonnaise.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2009

Keyword: Oils/oilseeds/fats, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1461 on regulation air pollution from combustion plants for solid fuel below 1 MW.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Certification, Institution, Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Hazardous substances, Emissions

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fertilizers Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2012

Keyword: Fertilizers/nutrients, Packaging/labelling, Authorization/permit, Internal trade, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 764 on commercial livestock, manure and silage.

Legislation | Denmark | 2012

Keyword: Farming, Fertilizers/nutrients, Pollution control, Agricultural development, Biosecurity, Animal production, Ecological production/organic production, Internal trade, Standards, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending the Act on carbon dioxide taxation on certain energy products, Act on Energy petroleum products, Act on taxation on electricity, Act on taxation fees for piped water and Law on Registration of motor vehicles (No. 1391 of 2004).

Legislation | Denmark | 2004

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Tax/levy, Internal trade, Water supply

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Bremen Building Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2009 (2011)

Keyword: Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1215 regulating the import, sale and use of biocidal paint.

Legislation | Denmark | 2008 | Repealed

Keyword: Hazardous substances, International trade, Pesticides, Pollution control, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Upper Austria Building Law 1994.

Legislation | Austria | 1994 (2013) | Repealed

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Pollution control, Environmental security, Public health, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Noise pollution, Procedural matters, Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Cadastre/land registration, Inspection, Authorization/permit, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Hessen Mining Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2012

Keyword: Minerals, Mining, Offences/penalties, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Hessen Building Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2011 (2012)

Keyword: Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on tobacco products.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2011

Keyword: Tobacco, Internal trade, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Legislative Decree No. 427 amending and supplementing Act No. 317 of 21 June 1986 as regards the procedure for the provision of information in the field of technical standards and regulations, in implementation of Directives 98/34/EC and 98/48/EC.

Legislation | Italy | 2000

Keyword: Agricultural commodities, Access-to-information, Data collection/reporting, Institution, Fish products

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1166 on nutrient addition to food.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 799 on shipment of waste.

Legislation | Denmark | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Waste management, Transport/storage, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Brandenburg Building Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2008 (2010)

Keyword: Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1587 amending the Order on waste water permits, Chapters 3-4 of the Environmental Protection Act.

Legislation | Denmark | 2010

Keyword: Waste disposal, Effluent waste water/discharge, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Animal Protection Breeding Ordinance.

Legislation | Liechtenstein | 2015

Keyword: Animal welfare, Animal production, Classification/declassification, Standards, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Decree amending Decree on the implementation of veterinary and sanitary requirements for certain food processing activities relating to animal products.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2013

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX