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Legislative Decree 15 December 2017, n. 231 Sanctions for the violation of the provisions of Regulation (EU) no. 1169/2011 on the provision of information on food to consumers and the adaptation of national legislation to the provisions of the same.

Country/Territory
Italy
Document type
Legislation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
Legislative Decree 15 December 2017, n. 231 Sanctions for the violation of the provisions of Regulation (EU) no. 1169/2011 on the provision of information on food to consumers and the adaptation of national legislation to the provisions of the Regulation (EU) no. 1169/2011 and Directive 2011/91/EU, pursuant to article 5 of the Law of 12 August 2016, n. 170 «European Delegation Law 2015».
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Consumer protection Offences/penalties Packaging/labelling Standards
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Decree enters into force on 9 May 2018.
Abstract

This Decree sets the disciplinary rules as regards the violation of the provisions stipulated and imposed by the Regulation (EU) no. 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2011 on the provision of food information to consumers (as regards the territory of the Republic of Italy).

Full text
Italian
Website
www.gazzettaufficiale.it

References - Legislation

Implements

Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the provision of food information to consumers.

Legislation | European Union | 2011 (2015)

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Food quality control/food safety, Access-to-information, Nutrition

Source: FAO, FAOLEX