Modification Of The Food Safety And Consumer Protection Act

Original Language Title: Ă„nderung des Lebensmittelsicherheits- und Verbraucherschutzgesetzes

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171. Federal law modifying the food safety and Consumer Protection Act

The National Council has decided:

The food safety and Consumer Protection Act - LMSVG, Federal Law Gazette I no. 13/2006, last amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 80/2013, is amended as follows:

1. in article 81, paragraph 3, the phrase "with a fine of up to 360 daily rates" by the phrase is "punishable by up to six months or with a fine of up to 360 daily rates" replaced.

2. in article 90 paragraph 1 to 4 each, the phrase "20 000 euro" by the phrase '50 000 euro' and the phrase '40 000 euro' be replaced by the phrase 'EUR 100 000'.

3. in article 90, paragraph 1, the following sentence is inserted at the end:

"Intentional infringements of Z 1 and 2 which are committed in knowledge of the illegality of the action is, if the consequences of the violation are not insignificant, to assess a fine in the amount of at least 700 euros, with repetition of 4000 euro. In case the recovery is. a replacement sentence up to six weeks to assess"

4. in article 90, paragraph 2, the following sentence is inserted at the end:

"Intentional infringements of Z 1 committed in knowledge of the illegality of the action is, if the consequences of the violation are not insignificant, to assess a fine in the amount of at least 700 euros, with repetition of 4000 euro. In case the recovery is. a replacement sentence up to six weeks to assess"

5 20 the following paragraph is added to section the 95:

"(20) to criminal acts which I no. 171/2013 have been committed prior to the entry into force of article 81 paragraph 3 and article 90 paragraph 1 to 4 in the version of Federal Law Gazette, the judicial penal provisions and the administrative penal provisions as amended by the Federal Act apply Federal Law Gazette I no. 80/2013."

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