Create The Label "food Argentines A Choice Natural" And "food Argentinos" Award.

Original Language Title: Créase el Sello “Alimentos Argentinos una Elección Natural” y el Premio “Alimentos Argentinos”.

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FOOD Argentine food Argentine law 26.967 created the label "Food Argentines a choice Natural" and "Food Argentinos" award. Adopted: 6 August 2014 fact promulgated: August 27, 2014 the Senate and Chamber of deputies of the Argentina nation gathered in Congress, etc. sanctioned with force of law: article 1 ° - create the label "Food ARGENTINES a choice NATURAL", and its English language version "ARGENTINE FOOD to NATURAL CHOICE", established by the resolution No. 392/05 of the ex - Secretary of agriculture, livestock, fishing and food, currently in the scope of the Secretariat of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the Ministry of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the nation , and whose design was in charge of the enforcement authority and which are accompanied in the present.
Article 2 ° - create "Food ARGENTINOS" award, established by resolution No. 392/05 of the former Secretary of agriculture, livestock, fishing and food, currently in the scope of the Secretariat of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the Ministry of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the nation, to distinguish those products which have had granted the use of the label "Food ARGENTINES a choice NATURAL" , and its version in the English language "ARGENTINE FOOD to NATURAL CHOICE", and that they stand out for their quality, their higher levels of technological innovation, market positioning and promotion of the social, cultural, and natural aspects of production, processing and transformation of Argentine food. Any natural person or legal assignee of the label "Food ARGENTINES a choice NATURAL", and his "ARGENTINE FOOD to NATURAL CHOICE" English language version, can hope to get your product the distinction of the prize that is created.
Article 3° - the creation of "Food ARGENTINES a choice NATURAL" seal, and its version in English "ARGENTINE FOOD to NATURAL CHOICE", and the "Food ARGENTINOS" award, have by objectives: to) promote and safeguard the authenticity and originality of Argentine food, under the natural, cultural and social circumstances of production, processing and transformation.
https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/SmtrNXYrdnh4elZycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 b) promote the incorporation of value differential in Argentine food attributes. (c) promote the differentiation of products that voluntarily entering the system, marketing channels and points of sale; and immediate recognition by consumers of a quality which meets an expectation or taste determined above standards laying down the Argentinean alimentary code. (d) provide clients and consumers warranty that products, which voluntarily entering the system, have been elaborated in accordance with specific characteristics or conditions specifically laid down in the respective protocols. (e) grant a special distinctive Argentine foods having constant and characteristic attributes of value, and that respond to significant, objective, measurable, and traceable valuation criteria. (f) to disseminate and promote the characteristics of valuation of products which voluntarily entering the system. (g) promote the coordination of the actors involved in agrifood chains.
Article 4 ° - the Secretariat of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the Ministry of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the nation, will determine which areas will be the authority for the application of this law, being in charge the management of the seal and its constant adaptation to the developments that occur in terms of differentiation and added value in food products , and granted the transfer of the use of the label "Food ARGENTINES a choice NATURAL", and its version in the English language "ARGENTINE FOOD to NATURAL CHOICE" and will award the prize "Food ARGENTINOS", through the relevant administrative acts.
Article 5 ° - seal "Food ARGENTINES a choice NATURAL", and its version in English language "ARGENTINE FOOD to NATURAL CHOICE" and the prize "Food ARGENTINOS", will be assigned by the Secretary of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the Ministry of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the nation, people or legal entities with the exclusive subject to differentiate authorized products that comply with the General and specific requirements in that agency. It compliance of the same, will be responsibility direct of them people physical or legal involved and condition for the continuity of the use assigned.
Article 6 ° - the right of temporary use without exclusivity of the label, will be granted free of charge and for the term of two (2) years from the date of publication of the administrative act which gives it. The successive renovations will be in identical character for same period of time. The prize will be awarded annually.
Article 7 ° - the Secretariat of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the Ministry of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the nation action, through the agency or areas designated by the assignees of the referred stamp product registration.
Article 8 ° - the Secretariat of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the Ministry of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the nation, by the aforementioned resolution, has arranged the creation of the Commission Adviser of the food ARGENTINOS, which will be responsible for the tasks of counselling, support and promotion of the label "Food ARGENTINES a choice NATURAL", and its version in the English language "ARGENTINE FOOD to NATURAL CHOICE" , and the "Food ARGENTINOS" award.
https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/SmtrNXYrdnh4elZycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 this Committee will be chaired by Mr Secretary of agriculture, livestock and fisheries of the Ministry, or the person designated by him. Instructing the above-mentioned Secretariat, to determine the formation of such a Commission, whose members will have their respective representations with character "ad honorem". Functions of this Commission will be: to) requirements and procedures recommended for applicants to obtain the label "Food ARGENTINES a choice NATURAL", his version in the English language "ARGENTINE FOOD to NATURAL CHOICE", and "Food ARGENTINOS" award. (b) recommend modifications that may be necessary to introduce the protocols that are in place to maintain its permanent adaptation to developments occurring in the field. (c) evaluate the background and propose the candidates for the prize "Food ARGENTINOS". (d) promote the coordination of joint actions to promote the incorporation of differentiating attributes in the Argentine food and promote products that voluntarily entering the system in the marketing channels.
Article 9 ° - physical persons and legal authorities of the label "Food ARGENTINES a choice NATURAL", and its English language version "ARGENTINE FOOD to NATURAL CHOICE", who was awarded the same according to resolution 392/05, will continue with this benefit up to the expiry of the period of granting. In addition to the regulation of this law, will continue to force regulation of the 392/05 resolution and its amendments.
ARTICLE 10. -This Act does not imply fiscal cost some, being regulated within one hundred and eighty (180) days of published in the Official Gazette.
ARTICLE 11. -Communicate to the national executive power.
GIVEN IN THE CHAMBER OF THE CONGRESO ARGENTINO, BUENOS AIRES, SIX DAYS OF THE MONTH OF AUGUST TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN YEAR.
-REGISTERED UNDER NO. 26.967 - JULIAN A. DOMINGUEZ. -John H. Estrada. -Lucas Chedrese. -Gerardo Zamora.

Date of publication: 01/09/2014 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/SmtrNXYrdnh4elZycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09