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Title Codex Committee on Meat Hygiene
Code CX-723
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Legal Framework

Rule XI-1(b) of the Rules of Procedure of the Codex Alimentarius Commission.

Host Government: New Zealand (sessions held in London or in Rome).

Category Cat. 1

To elaborate worldwide standards and/or codes of practice as may seem appropriate for meat hygiene.


Open to all Members of the Commission.

Languages English, French and Spanish
Document symbol CX/MPH
First Session April 1972
Pattern of sessions 1972, 1973, 1974, 1981, 1991, 1993, 2002, 2004 and 2005

Subsidiary Body of the FAO/WHO Codex Alimentarius Commission