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Marketing of Bananas (Scotland) Regulations 2012 (S.S.I. No. 349 of 2012).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Scotland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Packaging/labelling Fruits/edible nuts Inspection Enforcement/compliance Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations provide for the enforcement of the EU banana quality standards as provided for in Article 113 of Council Regulation (EC) No 1234/2007. They designate the Scottish Ministers as competent national authority and inspection body in Scotland and provide for the Scottish Ministers to provide and request information and to appoint authorized officers. The Regulations make the failure to comply with the EU banana quality standards an offence. They also contain additional offences necessary for the effective enforcement of the EU banana quality standards and provide with respect to powers enforcement of authorised officers. Authorised officers may affix non-compliance labels indicating various types of non-conformity with EU marketing rules. These labels must contain the information set out in Schedule 2.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Regulation (EC) No. 1234/2007 establishing a common organisation of agricultural markets and on specific provisions for certain agricultural products (Single CMO Regulation).

Legislation | European Union | 2007

Keyword: Agricultural commodities, Cereals/grains/rice, Oils/oilseeds/fats, Sugar, Fruits/edible nuts, Vegetables/legumes, Viticulture/oenological practices, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Poultry products, Apiculture/sericulture, Sheep/goats, Swine, Internal trade, International trade, Subsidy/incentive, Food security, Non-governmental entity, Business/industry/corporations, Animal production, Textile plants/fibres, Tobacco, Floriculture, Crops/grasses

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Bananas (Enforcement of Quality Standards) (Scotland) Regulations 2011 (S.S.I. No. 325 of 2011).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Fruits/edible nuts, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Single Common Market Organisation (Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 3235 of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Meat, Poultry products, Milk/dairy products, Vegetables/legumes, Oils/oilseeds/fats, Internal trade, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX