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Law of the People's Republic of China on Quality and Safety of Agricultural Products.

Country/Territory
China
Document type
Legislation
Date
2006 (2022)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Livestock, Food & nutrition, Fisheries, Forestry, Cultivated plants
Keyword
Basic legislation Agricultural commodities Consumer protection Authorization/permit Inspection Institution Data collection/reporting Offences/penalties Internal trade Aquatic animals Aquatic plants Fish products Processing/handling Food quality control/food safety Standards Residues Packaging/labelling Certification Food additives Genetically modified organism (GMO) Traceability/product tracing Fertilizers/nutrients Drugs Animal feed/feedstuffs Animal health Pesticides Plant production
Geographical area
Asia, Asia and the Pacific, East Asian Seas, Eastern Asia, North Pacific, North-West Pacific
Abstract

This Law is enacted for the purposes of guaranteeing agricultural product quality and safety, maintaining the health of the general public, and promoting the development of agriculture and rural economy. Agricultural products referred to in the Law means the primary products sourced from planting, forestry, animal husbandry and fishery, i.e., the plants, animals, microorganisms and their products obtained in the course of agricultural activities.

Full text
English/Chinese
Website
www.gov.cn; www.npc.cn

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