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Order No. 699/2008 introducing in the national system European legislation regarding certain foodstuff.

Country/Territory
Portugal
Document type
Regulation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Hygiene/sanitary procedures Inspection Apiculture/sericulture Fish products Game Meat Milk/dairy products Poultry products Standards Vending Packaging/labelling Residues
Geographical area
Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North-East Atlantic, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Order enters into force 60 days after its publication.
Abstract

This Order is composed of 13 Chapters divided in 132 articles and 2 annexes. It introduces in the national legal systems some European provisions regarding certain foodstuff requirements. In particular, it concerns retail of small amounts of eggs, honey, fish, row cow milk and avian meat directly sold by the producer. The Order regulates laboratories’ bacteriological controls and labeling requirements. Moreover, the Order rules on market placement, marketing import and export of the afore mentioned foodstuff. Particular attention is also paid to the veterinary medicines.

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References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 2073/2005 on microbiological criteria for foodstuffs.

Legislation | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, HACCP, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Vegetables/legumes, Fruits/edible nuts, Fish products, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 853/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down specific hygiene rules for the hygiene of foodstuffs.

Legislation | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Basic legislation, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, Standards, Meat, Fish products, Game, Milk/dairy products, Poultry products

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Decree-Law No. 232/99 regulating production, trade, storage, transport and use of veterinary drugs.

Legislation | Portugal | 1999

Keyword: Drugs, International trade, Animal health, Transport/storage, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Decree-Law No. 245/2000 regulating production, import/export and use of veterinary immunological medicinal product.

Legislation | Portugal | 2000

Keyword: Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Animal health, Institution, International trade, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree-Law No. 184/97 regulating the authorization for trade, production and use of animal drugs.

Legislation | Portugal | 1997

Keyword: Drugs, Animal health, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX