67. The Commission accepted the recommendation of the Directors-General of FAO and WHO that in view of the existing arrangements in both organizations which could provide the Commission with expert advice on nutrition, it would not be necessary to establish a special Working Party on Nutrition.
68. Professor Dr. M.J.L. Dols on behalf of the Codex Alimentarius Commission expressed the appreciation of the Commission and of its members to the retiring Chairman, Dr. John L. Harvey, Deputy Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The Commission gave Dr. Harvey a standing ovation for his inspiring leadership of the Commission in its formative years.
69. The Fourth Session of the Joint FAO/WHO Codex Alimentarius Commission would be held at FAO Headquarters, Rome, early in November 1966. The Commission recommended a second consecutive meeting in Rome to enable the Commission in subsequent years to avoid meetings which would coincide with the FAO Biennial Conference in Rome.