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Asia
Bahrian
G/SPS/N/BHR/124 [2012-04-17]
G/SPS/N/BHR/125 [2012-04-17]
G/SPS/N/BHR/123 [2012-04-17]
G/SPS/N/BHR/122 [2012-01-18]
G/SPS/N/BHR/121 [2011-12-20]
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Brunei
Changes in the Suspension of Food Importation from Japan Language(s): English Number of pages: 1 [2012-11-29]
G/SPS/N/BRN/3 [2011-05-09]
Cyprus
G/SPS/N/CYP/10 [2004-04-05]
G/SPS/N/CYP/11 [2004-04-05]
The Veterinary Checks on Live Animals and Animal Products in Intra-community Trade and Imports from Third Countries Law (Available in Greek, 20 pages) [2004-01-14]
Hong Kong
Hong Kong Code of Marketing and Quality of Formula Milk and Related Products, and Food Products for Infants & Young Children ("the HK Code") Language(s): English Number of pages: 41 [2012-11-02]
G/SPS/N/HKG/37 [2011-09-13]
Publication of the Food Safety Ordinance [2011-06-23]
G/SPS/N/HKG/26 [2007-11-20]
G/SPS/N/HKG/27 [2007-11-20]
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India
G/SPS/N/IND/75 [2012-01-31]
G/SPS/N/IND/73 [2011-10-11]
Prevention of Food Adulteration (1st Amendment) Rules, 2009. Notification No. G.S.R. 42 (E) dated 22 January 2009 Language: Hindi and English Number of pages: 5 [2009-03-05]
G/SPS/N/IND/60 [2009-02-17]
G/SPS/N/IND/59 [2009-01-27]
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Indonesia
Draft Regulation of the Minister of Agriculture concerning Mandatory Enforcement of Indonesian National Standard for White Crystal [2013-02-21]
Regulation of the Minister of Trade No. 60/M-DAG/PER/9/2012 dated 21 September 2012 concerning the Second (2nd) Amendment of the Regulation of the Minister of Trade Number 30/M-DAG/PER/5/2012 concerning the Provisions on the Import of Horticultural Products Language(s): Indonesian Number of pages: 24 [2012-11-22]
Regulation of the Minister of Agriculture No.60/Permentan/OT.140/9/2012 concerning Import Recommendation of Horticultural Products Language(s): Indonesia Number of pages: 37 [2012-10-23]
Revocation of import prohibition of Meat Bone Meal (MBM) from the United State of America [2012-07-19]
G/SPS/N/IDN/45 [2012-04-30]
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Israel
Import Policy Regarding Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) Language(s): English Number of pages: 2 [2011-07-19]
Japan
Amendment to the Enforcement Ordinance of the Food Sanitation Law and the Standards and Specifications for Foods and Food Additives [2013-04-23]
Revision of the Standards and Specifications for Foods and Food Additives under the Food Sanitation Law (Revision of agricultural chemical residue standards) [2013-03-19]
DA Memorandum Order No. 02, series of 2010, Temporary Ban on the Importation of Domestic and Wild Birds and their Products including Poultry Meat, Day-Old Chicks, Eggs and Semen Originating from the Republic of Korea Language: English Number of pages:20 [2013-03-19]
Revision of the Standards and Specifications for Foods and Food Additives under the Food Sanitation Law (Revision of agricultural chemical residue standards) Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included (HS Code: 05.04)  Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers (HS Codes: 07.01, 07.02, 07.03, 07.04, 07.05, 07.06, 07.07, 07.08, 07.09, 07.10, 07.13 and 07.14)  Edible fruits and nuts, peel of citrus/melons (HS Codes: 08.01, 08.02, 08.03, 08.04, 08.05, 08.06, 08.07, 08.08, 08.09, 08.10, 08.11 and 08.14)  Coffee, tea, mate and spices (HS Codes: 09.01, 09.02, 09.03, 09.04, 09.05, 09.06, 09.07, 09.08, 09.09 and 09.10)  Cereals (HS Codes: 10.01, 10.02, 10.03, 10.04, 10.05, 10.06, 10.07 and 10.08) [2013-01-28]
Amendments of the Enforcement Ordinance of the Standards of Feed and Feed Additives [2013-01-25]
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Jordan
Ministry of Agriculture Decision dated 19 March 2013 [2013-05-15]
Ministry of Agriculture Decision dated 26 August 2009 Language: Arabic Number of pages: 1 [2009-10-21]
Ministry of Agriculture Decision (dated 10 May 2009) Language: Arabic Number of pages: 1 [2009-05-25]
Ministry of Agriculture Decision (dated 26 November 2008) Regarding Imports of Bovine Meat and Meat Products Language: Arabic Number of pages: 1 [2009-02-11]
Report of BSE committee - Jordan Food and Drug Administration (Available in Arabic) [2006-08-17]
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Kuwait
Public Authority of Agriculture & Fish Resources, Decision Number (544/2009) Language: Arabic Number of pages: 2 [2009-07-31]
Public Authority of Agriculture & Fish Resources, Decision Number (569/2009) Language: Arabic Number of pages: 2 [2009-07-31]
Public Authority of Agriculture & Fish Resources, Decision Number (129/2007) (available only in Arabic, 2 pages) [2007-05-30]
Macau
Abrogation of the temporary suspension on the importation of bovine meat and other derivatives from said animals from United States of America. Decision of Chief Executive no. 10/2006 (1 page) [2006-03-20]
Chief Executive Decision No. 8/2004 (one page). Temporary Ban on the importation of masked palm civet and their products. [2004-04-07]
G/SPS/N/MAC/8 [2004-04-07]
Chief Executive Decision No. 318/2003 (one page) [2004-02-10]
Malaysia
Health Certification Requirements for Import of Live Ornamental Fish into Malaysia [2011-06-01]
Food Act 1983. Food Hygiene Regulations 2009 Language: English Number of pages: 53 [2009-08-25]
Food Act 1983. Food Regulations 2009 - Issuance of Health Certificate for Export of Fish and Fish Product to the European Communities Language: English Number of pages: 3 [2009-08-25]
Food Act 1983. Food Regulations 2009 - Amendment Language: English Number of pages: 7 (Refer to pages 3-4 and 6-7 for regulations pertaining to ice) [2009-08-25]
G/SPS/N/MYS/18 [2004-08-10]
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Mongolia
Resolution 12 February 2004, Director General of the State Specialized Inspection Agency (2 pages, available in Mongolian) [2004-03-05]
Nepal
Rice Bran Oil Language(s): English [2012-11-29]
Blended Edible Vegetable Oil Standard Language(s): English [2012-11-29]
G/SPS/N/NPL/12 [2009-07-27]
Oman
G/SPS/N/OMN/43 [2011-04-04]
Maximum Levels of Melamine in Food Language: Arabic and English Number of pages: 5 pages each [2010-01-08]
G/SPS/N/OMN/23 [2007-10-25]
G/SPS/N/OMN/22 [2007-10-04]
Ministerial Decree Number (97) of the year 2006 (One page, available only in Arabic). [2007-01-09]
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Philippines
Department of Agriculture Memorandum Order No. 32, series of 2012, Lifting the Temporary Ban onthe Importation of Domestic and Wild Birds and their Products Including Poultry Meat, Day-Old Chicks, Eggs and Semen Originating from Chinese Taipei [2012-12-21]
Proposed Supplemental Guidelines to DA Administrative Order No. 26, series of 2005, Section III: "Accreditation of Meat Importers" [2012-11-13]
Final Draft Standard for Salt Fermented Fish and Shrimps (Bagoong) Language(s): English Number of pages: 27 [2012-10-04]
Draft Recommended Code of Practice for the Processing and Handling of Salt Fermented Fish and Shrimps (Bagoong) Language(s): English Number of pages: 30 [2012-10-04]
Draft Administrative Order, Supplemental Guideline to DA Administrative Order No. 26, series of 2005, Section III: Accreditation Procedure for Meat Importers [2012-10-04]
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Qatar
Black Tea [2013-03-18]
Chilled Marinated Meats [2013-03-18]
Food packages - Part 2: Plastic package - General requirements [2013-03-18]
Fried potato [2013-03-18]
Maamoul [2013-03-18]
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Saudi Arabia
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia / The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf Draft Technical Regulation for: "Frozen Dough" [2013-05-16]
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia / The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf Draft Technical Regulation for: "Cereals, pulses and derived products - Freekeh" [2013-05-16]
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia / The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf Draft Technical Regulation for: "Cream analogue" [2013-05-16]
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia / The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf Draft Technical Regulation for: "Cinnamon Leaves Oil" [2013-05-16]
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia / The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf Draft Technical Regulation: "Food packages - Part 2: Plastic packages - General requirements". [2013-04-16]
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Singapore
Draft Proposed Food (Amendment) Regulations 2013 [2013-04-17]
Draft Proposed Food (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2012 Language(s): English [2012-06-26]
G/SPS/N/SGP/43 [2012-05-14]
G/SPS/N/SGP/42 [2012-02-28]
G/SPS/N/SGP/40 [2011-08-19]
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Korea Rep
Proposed Draft Amendments to the Processing Standards and Ingredient Specifications for Livestock Products [2013-05-06]
Proposed Amendments to the Standards and Specifications for Health Functional Foods [2013-05-03]
Ship and air cargo of fresh pineapple fruit [2013-05-01]
Proposed Amendments to the Standards and Specifications for Health Functional Foods [2013-01-16]
Proposed Amendments to the Standards and Specifications for Foods Language(s): Korean Number of pages: 5 [2012-12-17]
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Sri Lanka
The Amendment of the Draft Food (Iodization of Salt) Regulations 2013 [2013-04-11]
Draft Food (Iodization of Salt) 2013 [2013-02-18]
Food (Hygiene) Regulations - 2011 Language(s): English, Sinhala and Tamil Number of pages: 31 [2012-09-27]
Food (Registration of Food Products) Regulation - 2012 Language(s): English Number of pages: 8 [2012-09-27]
Draft Food (Irradiation) Regulations 2012 Language(s): English Number of pages: 15 [2012-09-27]
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Thailand
Draft MOPH Notification, B.E.., entitled "Food products Required to bear Nutrition Labelling and Guideline Daily Amounts, GDA Labelling" [2013-04-02]
Draft MOPH Notification, B.E.., entitled "Special Purposed Foods (No. 2)" [2013-03-14]
Draft Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) Measure on entitled "Food Additives (No. 3): Cyclamate" [2013-01-31]
Draft Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) Measure on entitled "Food Additives (No. 4): Steviol glycoside" [2013-01-31]
Draft Notification of the Ministry of Public Health entitled "Other Milk products (No. 2)" Language(s): Thai Number of pages: 1 [2013-01-11]
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Turkey
Regulation on Plant Quarantine [2013-01-07]
Regulation on Plant Quarantine [2012-09-14]
Directive on Preparation of Veterinary Health Certificate for the Export of Live Animals and Animal Products Language(s): Turkish Number of pages: 23 [2012-08-08]
Regulation on Plant Quarantine [2012-07-27]
Implementing Regulation Governing the Organization of Veterinary Checks on Live Animals Entering the Country Language(s): Turkish Number of pages: 11 [2012-07-24]
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United Arab Emirates
G/SPS/N/ARE/22 [2011-06-06]
Vietnam
Draft of National technical regulation for cooked ham [2013-04-22]
Draft of National technical regulation for dietary foods for special medical purposes (for children over 1 year old) [2013-04-22]
Draft of National technical regulation on the safety and hygiene glass, porcelain or enamelled implements, containers, and packaging in direct contact with food [2013-04-22]
Draft of Circular guiding functional food products management Language(s): Vietnamese Number of pages: 11 [2013-01-03]
Draft of Circular prescribed maximum residue limits for veterinary drugs in food Language(s): Vietnamese Number of pages: 23 [2013-01-03]
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China
Letter of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervision #FS-AS-7/17069 as of 19 December 2012 Language(s): Russian Number of pages: 1 [2013-04-12]
National Food Safety Standard: Food Additive 2- Hexenal (Leaf aldehyde) [2013-04-12]
National Food Safety Standard: Standards for Uses of Food additives [2013-03-27]
National Food Safety Standard of the P.R.C.: Good Manufacturing Practice for Food for Special Medical Purpose [2013-02-13]
National Food Safety Standard of the P.R.C.: Maximum Residue Limits for Pesticides in Foods [2013-02-13]
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Taiwan prov.
G/SPS/N/TPKM/257 [2012-05-14]
G/SPS/N/TPKM/255 [2012-04-19]
G/SPS/N/TPKM/254 [2012-03-14]
G/SPS/N/TPKM/253 [2012-02-28]
G/SPS/N/TPKM/252 [2012-01-20]
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African
Egypt
G/SPS/N/EGY/49 [2012-05-07]
G/SPS/N/EGY/48 [2012-04-04]
G/SPS/N/EGY/47 [2012-02-03]
1. Allowing importation of one-day old parent ducklings under certain conditions (Available in Arabic, 1 page – Description of content considered as unofficial translation for the content of the Decree). 2. Annex – GOVS conditions for importation of one-day parent ducklings (Available in Arabic, 2 pages) [2006-11-16]
G/SPS/N/EGY/22 [2006-11-16]
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Gambia
G/SPS/N/GMB/2 [2011-01-07]
Kenya
Prohibition legislation Language: English Number of pages: 1 [2009-12-21]
Madagascar
G/SPS/N/MDG/11 [2011-10-31]
G/SPS/N/MDG/10 [2011-10-31]
Morocco
Draft Decree regulating the marketing of olive oils and olive-pomace oils [2013-04-24]
Projet de décret pris pour l'application de la loi n°2807 relative à la sécurité sanitaire des produits alimentaires (Draft decree implementing Law No.2807 on food safety) Language(s): French Number of pages: 12 [2011-07-25]
Projet d'Arrêté fixant les limites maximales de résidus de pesticides présents dans ou sur les denrées alimentaires et les aliments pour animaux (Draft Order establishing maximum residue limits for pesticides in or on foodstuffs and animal feed) Language(s): French Number of pages: 2 [2011-07-15]
Draft Law No. 04-01 laying down measures relating to the sanitary and qualitative inspection of live animals and animal food products or food products of animal origin (12 pages) [2004-03-08]
Draft Joint Decree No. 1737-02 of the Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development, the Minister for Health and the Minister for Industry, Trade and Telecommunications relating to the microbiological standards applicable to animal food products and food products of animal origin (19 pages) [2004-03-08]
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S.Africa
South Africa"s revised import requirements for uncooked pork and pork products from countries not free of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS), May 2012 [2013-02-25]
South Africa"s revised import requirements for uncooked pork and pork products from countries not free of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS), May 2012 [2012-07-24]
G/SPS/N/ZAF/30 [2011-11-14]
Regulations-Soft Drinks: Draft Amendment (Government Notice R. 405 of 13 May 2011) Language(s): English Number of pages: 3 [2011-06-28]
Regulations Relating to the Maximum Limits for Pesticide Residues that may be present in foodstuffs (Government Notice R.420 of 13May2011) Language(s): English Number of pages: 3 [2011-06-28]
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Zimbabwe
Draft Food and Food Standard Act (Packaged drinking natural mineral water) Regulations. [2013-04-18]
Draft Food and Food Standards (Inspection and Certification) Regulations, 2013 [2013-04-17]
Draft Food and Food Standards (Import and Export) Regulations, 2013 [2013-04-17]
G/SPS/N/ZWE/1 [2011-12-20]
Swaziland
G/SPS/N/SWZ/2 [2011-12-20]
Europe
Belgium
Royal Decree modifying the royal decree of 13 March 2000 fixing maximum residue levels in foodstuffs (available in French and Dutch, 3 pages). [2004-09-14]
United Kingdom
The Kava-Kava in Food Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005 (Available in English, 3 pages). [2005-06-14]
France
Processing aids used in certain foodstuffs [2013-01-11]
Arrêté modifiant l'arrêté du 19 octobre 2006 relatif à l'emploi d'auxiliaires technologiques dans la fabrication de certaines denrées alimentaires (Order amending the Order of 19 October 2006 on the use of processing aids in the manufacture of certain foodstuffs) Language(s): English, French, Spanish Number of pages: 8 [2012-05-15]
Netherlands
Regulation by the Minister for Public Health, Welfare and Sport, acting in agreement with the Minister for Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, amending the Regulation on pesticide residues (6 pages) [2007-06-04]
Regulation by the Minister for Public Health, Welfare and Sports, acting in agreement with the Minister for Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, amending the Commodities Act Decree on herbal preparations (6 pages). [2007-02-13]
Regulation by the Minister for Public Health, Welfare and Sports, acting in agreement with the Minister for Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, amending the Regulation on pesticide residues. (8 pages, available in English). [2005-04-12]
Draft Regulation on the breeding of TSE-insensitive sheep (PVV) 2004 [2004-09-28]
G/SPS/N/NLD/61 [2004-06-15]
Albania
Order of Minister No. 316, dated 31 October 2012 "Repeal of the Order of Minister No. 5, dated 5 January 2012 to update the veterinary certificates accompanying consignments of food products of animal origin as well as feed for food-producing animals entering in the Republic of Albania" Language(s): Albanian Number of pages: 1 [2012-11-14]
Draft parliamentary law "On the vineyards and wine" Language(s): Albanian Number of pages: 23 and 14 [2012-08-02]
Draft Law "On Plant Protection" The draft had been prepared based on the following EU legislation: Council Directive 2000/29/EC "On protective measures against introduction into the Community of organisms harmful to plants or plants products and against their spread within the Community" Regulation (EC) 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council "Concerning the placing of the plant protection products on the market ..." Language(s): Albanian Number of pages: 25 [2012-07-06]
Order of Minister No. 223, dated 25 June 2012 "On some changes in the regulation establishing the criteria and requirements for veterinary certification of certain animals and fresh meat thereof entering into the Republic of Albania from certain countries and their territories approved by the Order No. 328, dated 22 November 2011 Language(s): Albanian Number of pages: 2 [2012-06-29]
Law No. 10465, date 29.09.2011 "On Veterinary Service in the Republic of Albania" Language(s): Albanian (Translation of the Law in English is available) Number of pages: 69 [2012-06-05]
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Bulgaria
Ordinance No. 46 of 20 April 2006 on the general veterinary requirements on imports of raw materials and foodstuffs of animal origin (State Gazette No. 43 of 26 May 2006) (Available in English; 20 pages). [2006-10-04]
Ordinance No. 47 of 20 April 2006 on the requirements of the border inspection veterinary posts and the conditions and the order for carrying out border inspection veterinary control (State Gazette No. 43 of 26 May 2006) (Available in English; 28 pages). [2006-10-04]
G/SPS/N/BGR/23 [2004-11-09]
G/SPS/N/BGR/22 [2004-05-25]
Order № RD-09-91 of 25 February 2004 of the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry (promulgated in State Gazette No. 19 of 9 March 2004; available in Bulgarian and English, 1 page). [2004-05-03]
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Hungary
G/SPS/N/HUN/20 [2004-02-09]
Iceland
Regulation No. 1044/2011 on inspection on imports of animal products originating outside the EEA Language(s): Icelandic Number of pages: 11 (38 with appendixes) [2012-11-15]
Regulation No. 448/2012 on measures to prevent the introduction of animal diseases and contaminated products to Iceland Language(s): Icelandic and English Number of pages: 7 [2012-11-15]
Notification on Importation ban of Specified Foods from Thailand, China, Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Pakistan and Hong Kong, China because of Avian Influenza (Available in English, 1 page) [2005-10-05]
G/SPS/N/ISL/7 [2005-10-05]
Notification on Importation ban of Specified Foods from Thailand, China, Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Pakistan, North Korea and Hong Kong because of Avian Influenza (available in English, 1 page). [2005-05-30]
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Norway
Norwegian: Forskrift om endring av forskrift 21. desember 1993 nr. 1378 om tilsetningsstoffer til næringsmidler (Regulation Amending Regulation 21 December 1993 No 1378 on Food Additives for Use in Foodstuffs) [2007-09-04]
G/SPS/N/NOR/22 [2006-12-06]
Regulations requiring documentation for imports of certain categories of long-grain rice originating in the USA, in order to avoid contamination by non-approved genetically modified rice LL 601 (Available in Norwegian and English, 1 page) [2006-09-21]
Regulation 25 April 2005 no. 361 concerning the prohibition of liver and kidneys from bovines and ovines with high content of cadmium (Available in Norwegian). [2005-10-06]
Regulation 5 April 2005 concerning the prohibition of the placing on the market and use of feed with a high content of cadmium (available in Norwegian and English). [2005-04-29]
Romania
G/SPS/N/ROU/20 [2006-11-14]
G/SPS/N/ROU/18 [2006-10-06]
Common order of the President of the National Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Authority, Minister of Health, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development and the President of the National Authority for Consumers Protection n° 45/234/460/136/2006 imposing special conditions on the import of pistachios and on certain products derived from pistachios originating in, or consigned from Iran, published in Romanian Official Journal n° 425/17.05.2006 (6 pages). [2006-06-23]
Common order n° 46/235/461/135/2006 establishing emergency measures regarding chilli, chilli products, curcuma and palm oil (Available in Romanian, 2 pages). [2006-06-23]
Order n° 126/2006 on the modification of the Order of the President of the National Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Authority n° 95/2006 for the approval of the sanitary veterinary norm on the conditions of animal health and the models of veterinary certificates for the import of fresh meat from third countries, as it was modified by NSVFSA President's Order n° 124/2006 (available in Romanian, 1 page). [2006-06-23]
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Switzerland
Ordinance No. SR 916.151.4 of the Federal Office for Agriculture (FOAG), dated 1July2011, prohibiting the importation, circulation and use of certain seeds and beans from Egypt. Ordinance No. SR 817.041.1 of the Federal Department of Home Affairs (FDHA), dated 13July 2011, prohibiting the importation and marketing of certain sprouts, seeds and beans from Egypt. Web-link: http://www.admin.ch/dokumentation/gesetz/00068/ Language(s): French, German, Italian Number of pages: 2 [2011-07-27]
G/SPS/N/CHE/69 [2007-10-08]
G/SPS/N/CHE/70 [2007-10-08]
G/SPS/N/CHE/65 [2007-10-04]
G/SPS/N/CHE/66 [2007-10-04]
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Armenia
G/SPS/N/ARM/9 [2007-10-25]
Government Decision No. 1904-N of 14 December 2006 on "The Approval of Maximum Residue Levels for Pesticides and Nitrates in Foodstuff of Animal and Plant Origin" (Available in Armenian, 9 pages). [2007-02-13]
Notice: Measures to prevent the spread of the Avian Influenza in the Republic of Armenia (Available in Armenian, 1 page). [2007-02-06]
The law of the Republic of Armenia No. HO-193-N of 27 November 2006 "On Food Safety" (Available in Armenian, 15 pages). [2007-01-10]
G/SPS/N/ARM/5 [2007-01-08]
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Moldavia
Fresh Fruits and Vegetables for Human Consumption. Quality and Safety Requirements (Available in Romanian and Russian). [2006-07-31]
Bakery Products and Pastes. Quality and Safety Requirements (Available in Romanian and Russian; 22 pages). [2006-07-31]
Russia
Draft of the Eurasian Economic Commission Council Decision on amendments to the Customs Union Technical Regulation "On safety of grain", adopted by the Decision of the Customs Union (CU) Commission No. 874 as of 9 December 2011 [2013-05-13]
Draft of the Eurasian Economic Commission Collegium Decision on Guidelines for inspectors regarding the equivalence of veterinary and sanitary measures related to inspections of objects subject to veterinary control (supervision) in third countries [2013-05-13]
Draft of the Eurasian Economic Commission Council Decision on amendments to the Customs Union Technical Regulation "On safety of food products", adopted by the Decision of the Customs Union (CU) Commission No. 880 as of 9 December 2011 [2013-05-13]
Amendments to the Customs Union Commission Decision on Common System of Joint Inspection of Objects and Sampling Goods (Products) Subject to Veterinary Control (Supervision) No. 834 as of 18 October 2011. [2013-04-19]
Amendments to the Common veterinary (veterinary and sanitary) requirements No. 317 as of 18 June 2010. [2013-04-19]
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Ukraine
Revision of the Draft Law of Ukraine "On Amendments to Some Laws of Ukraine on Food Safety" [2013-03-22]
Modification of the final date for comments for the Draft Law of Ukraine "On Amendments to Some Laws of Ukraine on Food Safety" notified under G/SPS/N/UKR/80 [2012-09-18]
Modification of the final date for comments for the Draft Order "On approval of the procedure of the state veterinary-sanitary expertise GMO sources" [2012-09-18]
Draft Law of Ukraine "On feed" Language(s): Ukrainian Number of pages: 41 [2012-08-17]
Foodstuffs; animals - Modification of the content and scope, final date for comments of a regulation notified under G/SPS/N/UKR/79 [2012-08-08]
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Macedonia
Live animals, aquaculture and products of animal origin: Extension of the comment period [2010-11-01]
Resolution of ban on imports into the Republic of Macedonia on live animals, products thereof, raw materials and offal for prevention and control to introduction of certain transmissible spongiform encephalopathies Language: Macedonian Number of pages: 16 [2009-06-12]
Resolution amending and appending the Resolution of ban on imports into the Republic of Macedonia or transit through the territory of the Republic of Macedonia on live domestic and wild ungulates, semen for artificial insemination, ova and embryos, meat fresh or frozen, products thereof, raw materials and offal of domestic and wild ungulates origin Number of pages: 5 [2009-02-20]
American
Antigua and Barbuda
Food Safety Act, 2004 (English, 56 pages) [2005-08-23]
G/SPS/N/ATG/1 [2005-08-19]
Argentina
Proyecto de Resolución para la Inscripción de Complementos Dietarios de Uso Veterinario (Draft Resolution on the registration of veterinary feed supplements). Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 10 [2012-10-31]
Proyecto de Resolución del Grupo Mercado Común N°01/12: Reglamento Técnico MERCOSUR sobre Materiales, Envases y Equipamientos Celulósicos en Contacto con Alimentos (Draft Common Market Group Resolution No.01/12: MERCOSUR Technical Regulation on cellulosic materials, packaging and equipment that come into contact with food). Language(s): Spanish Number of pages:44 [2012-05-16]
Proyecto de Resolución del Grupo Mercado Común N°02/12: Reglamento Técnico MERCOSUR sobre Papeles para Cocción y Filtración en Caliente (Draft Common Market Group Resolution No.02/12: MERCOSUR Technical Regulation on paper for baking and for hot filtration). Language(s): Spanish [2012-05-16]
G/SPS/N/ARG/154 [2012-01-20]
G/SPS/N/ARG/152 [2011-10-31]
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Belize
G/SPS/N/BLZ/9 [2011-12-20]
Regulation for the Prevention, Control and Eradication of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy Language(s): English Number of pages: 14 [2011-06-21]
G/SPS/N/BLZ/1 [2007-01-11]
Bolivia
Resolución de la Comunidad Andina de Naciones que establece requisitos sanitarios para el comercio internacional de bovinos y sus productos (Andean Community of Nations (CAN) Resolution establishing health requirements for international trade in bovine animals and the products thereof). [2006-03-31]
Resolución Administrativa No. 009/2005 (Administrative Resolution No. 009/2005) (2 pages, in Spanish). [2005-11-16]
Resolución Administrativa No. 011/2005 (Administrative Resolution No. 011/2005) (2 pages, in Spanish). [2005-11-16]
G/SPS/N/BOL/13 [2005-11-16]
Brazil
Pest-Free Area of Mato Grosso do Sul - Mycosphaerella fijiensis (Morelet) Deighton [2013-05-14]
Draft of Normative Instruction [2013-05-14]
Draft Resolution no. 3 of 30 January 2013 [2013-02-11]
Phytosanitary requirements for the importation into Brazil of olive (Olea europaea L.) cuttings and seedlings from Argentina [2013-01-29]
Sanitary requirements for bovine embryo collected in vivo , originating in or exported from the Republic of India, female recipients [2013-01-18]
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Chile
Phytosanitary requirements governing the importation into Chile of fresh Hass avocado pears (Persea americana) for consumption from certain departments of Peru, abrogation of Resolution No. 2.948 of 2010, and approval of the work plan [2013-04-19]
Text establishing sanitary requirements for the importation into Chile of pet food and pet chews and repealing Resolution No. 53 of 1999 [2012-11-22]
Amendment to the Regulations establishing measures to protect against, control and eradicate diseases that pose a high risk to hydrobiological species [2012-08-10]
Phytosanitary requirements governing the importation into Chile of pollen and other reproductive plant materials of certain species and from certain places of origin for propagation purposes [2012-07-24]
Amendment to Resolutions No. 3.305 and No. 3.306 of 2003 laying down requirements governing the importation into Chile of seeds of fruit species from all countries and regions of origin and from the United States of America, respectively [2012-07-23]
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Colombia
Measures concerning the sanitary requirements to be met by materials, objects, containers and equipment of glass [2013-04-12]
Notice N° 15-2-23/172 of Chief State Inspector of Veterinary Medicine of Ukraine as of 15 January 2010 "On prohibition of imports into the territory of Ukraine from the territory of the Netherlands of sheep and goats" Language: Ukrainian Number of pages: 1 [2013-03-19]
Federal Order for Pseudomonas syringae pv. aesculi Causal organism of bleeding canker of horse chestnut (dated 7 January 2010) Language: English Number of pages: 3 [2013-03-19]
Sanitary measures for packaged foods containing trans and/or saturated fats [2013-03-13]
Sanitary measure concerning Trichinella applicable to the importation of pork [2013-03-13]
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Costa Rica
National Animal Health Service Directive SENASA-DG-D009-2012 [2013-01-21]
National Animal Health Service Directive SENASA-DG-D003-2011 [2013-01-11]
RTCA 67.04.66:12, Leche Pasteurizada (Pasterizada) (Central American Technical Regulation (RTCA) No.67.04.66:12: Pasteurized milk) Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 6 [2012-11-26]
RTCA 67.04.65:12, Uso de Términos Lecheros (Central American Technical Regulation (RTCA) No.67.04.65:12: Use of dairy terms) Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 6 [2012-11-26]
Technical Document on High Phytosanitary Risk No. 05: Phytosanitary requirements for the importation of fresh fruit, vegetables, roots, bulbs and tubers for consumption or for use in the food industry (Most recent update: July 2012) (37 pages) [2012-10-15]
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Cuba
G/SPS/N/CUB/12 [2006-02-24]
Requisitos sanitarios- veterinarios de la República de Cuba para la importación de carne de pollo entera y troceada y sus derivados (Veterinary health requirements of the Republic of Cuba for imports of chicken meat (whole chickens and chicken pieces) and its by-products) (3 pages, in Spanish). [2006-02-24]
Requisitos para la importación de pescados a la República de Cuba (Requirements for the importation of fish into the Republic of Cuba) (4 pages, in Spanish) [2006-01-05]
Regulations on Sanitary Certification of foreign plants producing food of animal origin that wish to export to Cuba, issued on 3 March 1999 (available in Spanish, 3 pages). [2005-01-27]
G/SPS/N/CUB/9 [2005-01-27]
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Dominican Rep
Resolución No.06/2012 sobre la "anulación de los registros y autorización para la comercialización, almacenaje, transporte y uso en animales de abasto, de los productos Cloranfenicol, Dietilestilbestrol (DES) y Nitrofuranos" (Resolution No.06/2012 cancelling registrations and authorization for the marketing, storage, transport and use in food producing animals of chloramphenicol, diethylstilbestrol (DES) and nitrofurans) Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 2 [2012-07-16]
Propuesta de Reglamento Sanitario para la Inspección de los Productos de la Pesca y de la Acuicultura de la República Dominicana (Draft Health Regulation governing the inspection of fishery and aquaculture products in the Dominican Republic) Language: Spanish Number of pages: 147 [2009-07-06]
Propuesta de Reglamento Técnico de los Límites Máximos de Residuos de Plaguicidas en Frutas, Vegetales y Afines (Draft Technical Regulation on the Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs) for pesticides in fruit, vegetables and related products). Language: Spanish Number of pages: 6 [2009-07-06]
Resolución 022‑2009, que amplía las funciones de la División de Control de Calidad del Laboratorio Veterinario Central (Resolution No. 022‑2009 extending the functions of the Quality Control Division of the Central Veterinary Laboratory) Language: Spanish Number of pages: 3 [2009-07-06]
Resolución 023‑2009, que crea el Grupo de Trabajo, denominado Comisión Nacional de Residuos e Higiene de los Alimentos (CONAREHA), dentro del Subcomité Técnico Científico de los Alimentos (COTECA) del Comité Nacional para la Aplicación de las Medidas Sanitarias y Fitosanitarias (CNMSF) (Resolution No. 023‑2009 Establishing a working group (the National Residue and Food Hygiene Commission, CONAREHA) within the Scientific and Technical Committee on Food (COTECA) of the National Committee for the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (CNMSF). Language: Spanish Number of pages: 4 [2009-07-06]
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Ecuador
Resolution No. 004, published in Registro Oficial (Official Journal) No. 36 of 10 June 2005 (8 pages, in Spanish). [2005-07-21]
Guatemala
G/SPS/N/GTM/52 [2011-02-11]
G/SPS/N/GTM/51 [2011-02-04]
G/SPS/N/GTM/45 [2009-01-05]
G/SPS/N/GTM/41 [2006-05-18]
G/SPS/N/GTM/40 [2006-04-04]
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Honduras
Procedure for determining fluid loss from frozen chicken [2013-03-05]
RTCA 67.04.65:12, Uso de Términos Lecheros (Central American Technical Regulation (RTCA) No.67.04.65:12: Use of dairy terms). Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 6 [2012-11-26]
RTCA 67.04.66:12, Leche Pasteurizada (Pasterizada) (Central American Technical Regulation (RTCA) No.67.04.66:12: Pasteurized milk). Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 6 [2012-11-26]
G/SPS/N/HND/40 [2011-01-25]
G/SPS/N/HND/28 [2007-12-04]
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Jamaica
The Animal (diseases and Importation) ACT 1973, Regulation 14. [2004-01-29]
Mexico
Phytosanitary requirements for the importation of maize grain (Zea mays) originating in and coming from Belize [2013-05-07]
Phytosanitary requirements for the importation into Mexico of polished rice (Oryza sativa L.) grains originating in and coming from Spain [2013-04-23]
Notice of cancellation of Mexican Official Standard NOM-019-ZOO-1994: National Campaign Against Ticks (Boophilus spp.) [2013-03-22]
Draft Mexican Official Standard PROY-NOM-142-SSA1/SCFI-2013, Alcoholic beverages. Health specifications. Health and commercial labelling [2013-03-14]
Amendment to sections 3.1, 4.2, 6.13.3, 7.1.1.1.2, 7.1.5.2.3, 7.1.7 and 7.1.10 and removal of Regulatory Appendix A of Mexican Official Standard NOM-242-SSA1-2009: "Goods and services. Fresh, chilled, frozen and processed fishery products. Health specifications and test methods" [2013-01-11]
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Nicaragua
Nicaraguan Mandatory Technical Standard (NTON) No. 03 023 ‑ 12, Second revision: Norma Técnica Obligatoria Nicaragüense. Slaughtered, ready‑to‑cook chickens (raw), whole or cut in pieces, and chicken offal [2013-05-13]
Nicaraguan Mandatory Technical Standard (NTON) No. 03 023 - 12,Second revision: Slaughtered, ready-to-cook chickens (raw), whole or cut in pieces, and chicken offal [2013-03-05]
Ministerial Decision No. 016-2012 suspending, on a temporary basis, for an extendable period of one year, the sanitary registration of veterinary drugs containing ivermectin-, abamectin- and doramectin-based molecules, whether alone or combined [2013-02-18]
RTCA 67.04.66:12 Leche pasteurizada (pasterizada) (Central American Technical Regulation (RTCA) No.?67.04.66:12: Pasteurized milk) Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 6 [2012-11-19]
G/SPS/N/NIC/61 [2011-10-31]
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Panama
Resuelto AUPSA DINAN 019 2012 de 26 de Abril de 2012 (Resolution AUPSA DINAN 019 2012 of 26 April 2012 of the Panamanian Food Safety Authority and Directorate for Rules Governing the Importation of Food) Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 4 [2012-06-21]
G/SPS/N/PAN/54 [2012-06-13]
G/SPS/N/PAN/47 [2006-10-03]
G/SPS/N/PAN/48 [2006-10-03]
G/SPS/N/PAN/43 [2005-04-15]
Paraguay
G/SPS/N/PRY/12 [2006-04-28]
G/SPS/N/PRY/11 [2006-04-28]
G/SPS/N/PRY/10 [2006-02-15]
G/SPS/N/PRY/8 [2006-02-08]
Peru
Proyecto NTS N°  MINSADIGESAV.01 "Norma sanitaria que establece los límites máximos de residuos (LMR) de medicamentos veterinarios en alimentos de consumo humano" (Draft Technical Health Standard No. MINSADIGESAV.01: "Health Standard establishing the maximum residue limits(MRLs) for veterinary drugs in food for human consumption") Language(s):Spanish Number of pages: 13 [2012-11-09]
Resolución Directoral Nº 01-2008-AG-SENASA-DSV (Directorial Resolution No. 01-2008-AG-SENASA-DSV) (available in Spanish, 2 pages). [2008-01-28]
G/SPS/N/PER/169 [2008-01-28]
Suspenden la importación de diversas especies y productos de origen animal procedentes de Ecuador (Suspension of the importation of various species and products of animal origin from Ecuador) (3 pages). [2007-02-22]
Directorate Resolution Issuing Quality and Food Safety Regulations for Rice Grains. [2006-03-10]
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El Salvador
RTCA 67.04.66:12, Leche Pasteurizada (Pasterizada) (Central American Technical Regulation (RTCA) No.67.04.66:12: Pasteurized milk). Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 6 [2012-11-14]
RTCA 67.04.65:12, Uso de Términos Lecheros (Central American Technical Regulation (RTCA) No.67.04.65:12: Use of dairy terms). Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 6 [2012-11-14]
Regulation governing the production, processing, marketing and certification of organic products [2012-10-11]
Central American Sanitary and Phytosanitary Directive on trade facilitation in respect of shipments and goods [2011-05-04]
G/SPS/N/SLV/97 [2011-03-01]
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Trinidad and Tobago
G/SPS/N/TTO/4 [2003-07-16]
Uruguay
Proyecto de Decreto "Requisitos Zoosanitarios de los Estados partes del Mercosur para el ingreso de caninos y felinos domésticos" (Draft Decree "Animal health requirements governing the importation of pet dogs and cats into MERCOSUR States Parties"). Language(s): Spanish Number of pages: 9 [2013-01-07]
Venezuela
G/SPS/N/VEN/12 [2005-08-18]
Canada
Consultation Document on Health Canada"s Proposal to Enable the Use of Glycerol Ester of Gum Rosin and Glycerol Ester of Tall Oil Rosin as Density Adjusting Agents in Beverages Containing Citrus or Spruce Oils [2013-05-06]
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Metconazole (PMRL2013-24) [2013-04-30]
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Bifenazate (PMRL2013-25) [2013-04-30]
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Metalaxyl (PMRL2013-22) [2013-04-29]
Proposed Maximum Residue Limit: Clothianidin (PMRL2013-23) [2013-04-29]
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United States
Final Rule: Determination of Swine Vesicular Disease Status of Certain Regions in Italy (Docket No. APHIS-2012-0094) [2013-05-01]
Current Good Manufacturing Practice and Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls for Human Food; Extension of Comment Periods [2013-04-30]
Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing, and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption; Extension of Comment Periods [2013-04-30]
Plants for Planting Whose Importation Is Not Authorized Pending Pest Risk Analysis; Notice of Addition of Taxa of Plants for Planting To List of Taxa Whose Importation Is Not Authorized Pending Pest Risk Analysis (Docket No. APHIS-2006-0011) [2013-04-23]
Infant Formula: The Addition of Minimum and Maximum Levels of Selenium to Infant Formula and Related Labelling Requirements,Proposed rule [2013-04-19]
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Oceania
Australia
Proposal to Amend Standard 1.4.2 of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (23 April 2013 - Proposal (Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2013 (No. 1))) [2013-05-01]
Proposal to Amend Standard 1.4.2 of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (4th December 2012 - Proposal 6P) Language(s): English Number of pages: 4 [2012-12-20]
Amended testing requirements for imports of tomato seed (Solanum lycopersicum L.) [2012-11-16]
Proposal to Amend Standard 1.4.2 of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (6 September 2012 - Proposal 5P) Language(s): English Number of pages: 4 [2012-11-12]
Proposal to Amend Standard 1.4.2 of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (9 October 2012 - Proposal 4P) Language(s): English Number of pages: 4 [2012-10-12]
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Fiji
G/SPS/N/FJI/3 [2009-07-15]
New Zealand
Proposals to Amend the New Zealand (Maximum Residue Limits of Agricultural Compounds) Food Standards 2012, MPI Discussion Paper No: 2013/02. April 2013 [2013-04-10]
Import Health Standard for Pig Semen [2013-03-04]
Import Health Standard - Poultry Hatching Eggs and Specific-Pathogen-Free Chicken Eggs [2013-02-25]
Proposed new measures for tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) seed for sowing [2012-10-31]
Proposals to Amend (No. 2) the New Zealand (Maximum Residue Limits of Agricultural Compounds) Food Standards 2012, MPI Discussion Paper No: 2012/20 Language(s): English Number of pages: 7 [2012-10-12]
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International Organization
European Union
Cereals, foodstuffs of animal origin and certain products of plant origin, including fruit and vegetables [2013-04-23]
Animal by-products and products derived thereof not intended for human consumption [2013-04-15]
Notice of Executive Order of Saudi Food and Drug Authority Ref. No. (108/33) dated 16 June 2012 (26/07/1433 AH) entitled "Temporary Ban of Importation of Camel Meat (Raw, Chilled, Frozen and Processed)" originated from the Arab Republic of Egypt Language(s): Arabic Number of pages: 2 [2013-04-09]
Cereals, foodstuffs of animal origin and certain products of plant origin, including fruit and vegetable [2013-03-21]
Sprouts and seeds intended for sprouting [2013-03-21]
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