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Regulation (EC) No. 1830/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the traceability and labelling of genetically modified organisms and the traceability of food and feed products produced from genetically modified organisms and amending Directive 2001/18/EC

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2003
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock, Environment gen., Food & nutrition
Keyword
GMO Inspection Food quality control/food safety Packaging/labelling Traceability/product tracing Animal feed/feedstuffs
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
The Regulation shall enter into force on 17 November 2003. However, articles 1 to 7 as well as article 9 (1) shall apply with effect from 18 January 2004.
Abstract

The present Regulation lays down a framework for the traceability of products consisting of or containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs), and food and feed produced from GMOs, with a view to facilitating accurate labelling, monitoring the effects on the environment and human health and at the same time providing for the implementation of the appropriate risk management measures inlcuding, if necessary, withdrawal of products. At the first stage of the placing on the market of the aforemen

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References - Legislation

Amends

Directive 2001/18/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the deliberate release into the environment of genetically modified organisms and repealing Council Directive 90/220/EEC

Legislation | European Union | 2001

Keyword: GMO, PIC-prior informed consent, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Precautionary principle

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Genetically Modified Organisms (Traceability and Labelling) (Scotland) Regulations 2004 (S.S.I. No. 438 of 2004).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, GMO, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Equine Stud-Book and Competition) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 399 of 2004).

Legislation | Ireland | 2004 | Repealed

Keyword: Animal reproduction, Equine-animals, Herd book

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending the Act on foodstuffs and tobacco products.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Inspection, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 150 of 2004 to amend the Decree containing rules relative to new foodstuffs and new food ingredients made under the Commodities Act in relation with EC Regulations 1829/2003 and 1830/2003.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Novel food, Traceability/product tracing, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 418 of 2004 to amend the Decree Genetically Modified Organisms Based on the Act Concerning Environmentally Harmful Substances regarding transboundary movement and traceability and labelling of genetically modified organisms.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2004

Keyword: EIA, Authorization/permit, GMO, Data collection/reporting, Traceability/product tracing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Genetically Modified Organisms (Deliberate Release) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 2411 of 2004).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2004

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, EIA, Pollution control, GMO, Biotechnology, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Genetic Engineering Implementation Act.

Legislation | Germany | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, GMO, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Genetically Modified Organisms (Deliberate Release) (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2005 (W.S.I. No. 1913 (W.156) of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, EIA, Pollution control, GMO, Biotechnology, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Biosafety, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 34 on transboundary movements of genetically modified organisms.

Legislation | Denmark | 2012

Keyword: GMO, Transboundary effects, Offences/penalties, International trade, Traceability/product tracing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on cultivation of genetically modified plants and agricultural products.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Agricultural commodities, GMO, Genetic resources, Ecological production/organic production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on safety of food and nutrition.

Legislation | Poland | 2006 (2010)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Union (Genetically Modified Foodstuffs) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 268 of 2013).

Legislation | Ireland | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, GMO, Institution, Packaging/labelling, Traceability/product tracing, Internal trade, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 164 on food and animal feed-stuff trade.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011

Keyword: Animal feed/feedstuffs, Transport/storage, International trade, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Offences/penalties, Pests/diseases, Marking/identification, Inspection, Data collection/reporting, Classification/declassification, Hazardous substances, Pesticides

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Act.

Legislation | Finland | 2006 (2011)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection, Processing/handling, Institution, Internal trade, International trade, Packaging/labelling, Traceability/product tracing, Offences/penalties, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 641 on penalties for infringement of certain regulations on genetically modified food.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: GMO, Traceability/product tracing, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on fodders.

Legislation | Poland | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, GMO, Internal trade, International trade, Inspection, Packaging/labelling, Basic legislation, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Authorization/permit, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification relative to EC regulations that complete the Food Act (SFS No. 1243 of 2004).

Legislation | Sweden | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification No. 1243 of 2005 relative to EC-Directives supplementing the Food Act (1971:511).

Legislation | Sweden | 2005

Keyword: Fish products, Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Animal production, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Inspection, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on safety of food and nutrition.

Legislation | Poland | 2006

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Institution, Nutrition

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Genetically Modified Organisms (Traceability and Labelling) (Wales) Regulations 2005 (W.S.I. No. 1914 (W.157) of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, GMO, Packaging/labelling, Fish products, Offences/penalties, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Traceability/product tracing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification No. 1244 of 2005 relative to EC-Directives supplementing the Act relative to feeding stuffs.

Legislation | Sweden | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Animal production, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Inspection, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification (2006:1034) regarding provisions of the European Communities which complete provisions of the Act relative to animal testing.

Legislation | Sweden | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Residues, Meat, Inspection, Animal health, Animal production, GMO, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Pests/diseases

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Animal Feed Act (No. 86 of 2008).

Legislation | Finland | 2008

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Institution, Pests/diseases, Inspection, Traceability/product tracing, GMO, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Legislative Decree No. 70 laying down the penalties to be applied in case of violation of Regulation (EC) No. 1829/2003 and Regulation (EC) No. 1830/2003 concerning genetically modified food and feed.

Legislation | Italy | 2005

Keyword: Offences/penalties, Food quality control/food safety, GMO, Packaging/labelling, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Genetically Modified Organisms (Traceability and Labelling) (England) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 2412 of 2004).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, GMO, Packaging/labelling, Fish products, Offences/penalties, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Traceability/product tracing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree-Law No. 164/2004 on genetically modified food and feed.

Legislation | Portugal | 2004

Keyword: GMO, Inspection, Food quality control/food safety, Authorization/permit, Packaging/labelling, Registration, Access-to-information, Traceability/product tracing, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Recommendation 2004/787/EC on technical guidance for sampling and detection of genetically modified organisms and material produced from genetically modified organisms as or in products in the context of Regulation (EC) No. 1830/2003.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: GMO, Inspection, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Animal Feed Act.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2006

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Institution, Data collection/reporting, Packaging/labelling, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification (2010:231) regarding provisions of the European Communities which complete provisions of the Food Act.

Legislation | Sweden | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Meat, Residues, Inspection, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal production, Animal welfare

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification (2011:198) regarding provisions of the European Communities which complete provisions of the Act relative to animal feed and by-products of animal origin (2006:805).

Legislation | Sweden | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Meat, Residues, Inspection, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal production, Animal welfare

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Feedingstuffs) (Genetically Modified Feed) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 424 of 2004).

Legislation | Ireland | 2004

Keyword: Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, GMO, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree-Law No. 168/2004 implementing EU Regulation No. 1830/2003 of the Parliament and Council on the traceability and labelling of GMO and the traceability of food and feed products originated from GMOs.

Legislation | Portugal | 2004

Keyword: GMO, Inspection, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Traceability/product tracing, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX