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Law No. 10.688 creating the Food Bank Against Hunger.

Country/Territory
Brazil
Territorial subdivision
Mato Grosso
Document type
Legislation
Date
2018
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Food security Policy/planning Food sovereignty Procedural matters Poverty
Geographical area
Americas, South America
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on the day of its publication.
Abstract

This Law, consisting of 5 articles, establishes the Food Bank Against Hunger. The purpose of this programme is to redistribute surplus food, from the reuse of processed and unprocessed food leftovers, whether industrialized, industrial kitchens, restaurants, supermarkets, hypermarkets, wineries, fairs, popular markets and other similar establishments, so that they can be classified and later donated to non-profit organizations. In order to achieve the programme, partnerships, covenants and other

Full text
Portuguese
Website
www.al.mt.gov.br