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Decree No. 65 of 2000 relative measures to control residue subtances of certain substances in foodstuffs of animal origin, production animals, and fish, so as to safeguard the wholesomeness of foodstuffs.
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Countries: Norway
Regions: Europe;North-East Atlantic;Northern Europe;North Atlantic;North Sea;EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA
Date of original Text: 27/01/2000
Date of Consolidation: 29/08/2005
Implements: LEX-FAOC013993 Act No. 3 of 1933 relative to the control of food, etc. 23/06/2000
Related Web Site: www.lovdata.no
Type of Text: Regulation
Abstract: The purpose of this Decree is to prevent production, preparation, importation and placing on the market of products of animal origin, including fish products, that contain residues of prohibited substances, polluting substances and veterinary preparations that do not comply with limit values established in order to public health and quality. Section 4 provides for self-control in milk production, whereas section 6 to 9 concern measures regarding fish farming including storage and use of prohibited substances and again self control. Public measures include sampling and marking of slaughter animals, etc.
Comment: Consolidated version of Decree No. 65 of 2000 as amended last by Decree No. 1086 of 2005.
Main subjects: Food