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Drinking Milk Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 2424 of 1998).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Great Britain
Document type
Regulation
Date
1998
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Milk/dairy products Food quality control/food safety Treated food Processing/handling Authorization/permit
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
These Regulations will come into force on 31 October 1998.
Abstract

These Regulations make provision for the enforcement and execution of Council Regulation (EC) No. 2597/97 laying down additional rules on the common organization of the market in milk and milk products for cows' drinking milk. They- (a) prohibit the sale or delivery of milk, or the use of or failure to use a sales description for any product, in contravention of the Council Regulation (reg. 3); (b) prohibit the importation from outside the European Community of a product for sale as drinking milk in contravention of the Council Regulation (reg. 4); (c) specify food authorities as enforcement bodies (reg. 5) and create offences and prescribe a penalty (reg. 6); (d) provide a defence in relation to exports, in accordance with Articles 2 and 3 of Council Directive 89/397/EC on the official control of foodstuffs, as read with the ninth recital to that Directive (reg. 7); and (e) incorporate specified provisions of the Food Safety Act 1990 (reg. 8).

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Food Safety Act 1990.

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1990 (2021)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Fraud, Inspection, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Regulation (EC) No. 2597/97 laying down additional rules on the common organization of the market in milk and milk products for drinking milk.

Legislation | European Union | 1997

Keyword: Milk/dairy products, Food quality control/food safety, Treated food

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Drinking Milk (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 3428 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Milk/dairy products, Food quality control/food safety, Treated food, Processing/handling, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Hygiene (Scotland) Regulations 2006 (S.S.I. No. 3 of 2006).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Potable water, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Toxicity/poisoning, Processing/handling, Vending, Transport/storage, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Drinking Milk (England) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 1317 of 2008).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2008

Keyword: Milk/dairy products, Food quality control/food safety, Treated food, Processing/handling, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Drinking Milk (Wales) Regulations 2010 (W.S.I. No. 1492 (W.135) of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Milk/dairy products, Food quality control/food safety, Treated food, Processing/handling, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Drinking Milk (Scotland) Regulations 2011 (S.S.I. No. 84 of 2011).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011

Keyword: Milk/dairy products, Food quality control/food safety, Treated food, Processing/handling, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX