Law Amending The Law On Food With More Love

Original Language Title: Lov om ændring af lov om fødevarer med flere love

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Law amending the law on food with more love

(Food control and sanctions, etc.)

WE, MARGRETHE the SECOND, by the grace of God Queen of Denmark, do indeed:

The Danish Parliament has adopted and we know Our consent confirmed the following law:

§ 1

In Act No. 526 of 24. June 2005 on food products, as amended by section 6 of the law No. 1430 by 21. December 2005 and § 1 of lov nr. 1549 by 20. December 2006, shall be amended as follows:

1. § 39, paragraph 2 is replaced by the following: ' (2). The Minister may lay down rules or make provisions for foods that passed through the country as transit freight, stored as transit goods or imported from abroad for their own use. '

2. Under section 52 shall be inserted:

» § 52 (a). The Minister for food, agriculture and fisheries can grant injunction about obtaining the assistance of an adviser and to participate in training.

(2). The Minister may lay down detailed rules for the provision of advice and training. '

3. section 55 (1) and (2) are hereby repealed, and replaced by: ' the Minister for food, agriculture and fisheries, reduce Food Control Committee with the task to monitor whether food and veterinary checks carried out in accordance with the rules in this area, the control strategy and control plans as well as on a resourced appropriately.

(2). The Committee consists of 8 professionals members appointed by Minister. These set of 4 members of animal protection organisations and consumer organisations and 4 members of the relevant trade associations.

(3). The Minister shall establish its rules of procedure and establishes the Committee's tasks, etc. '




Paragraph 3 becomes paragraph 4-5-6.



4. In article 55, paragraph 5, which becomes paragraph 6, shall be inserted after ' on food control ': ' as well as animal welfare and animal health inspection '.

5. section 56 (1), (3). paragraphs, are hereby repealed.

6. In section 56 shall be inserted after paragraph 1 as new paragraph: "(2). The Minister may lay down rules on how and in what form companies must make findings in accordance with paragraph 1 available to the public, including the conditions under which companies can be exempted from the obligation to make inspection results available. '




Paragraphs 2 and 3 shall become paragraphs 3 and 4 hereafter.



7. In article 60, paragraph 1, no. 2, be inserted after ' section 52, paragraph 1, section 52 (a) ': ' '.

§ 2

The law on seeds, potatoes and plants, see. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 261 of 26. April 1999, as amended by section 3 of Act No. 279 of 25. April 2001 and section 4 of Act No. 404 of the 1. June 2005, is amended as follows:

1. paragraph 1 (a) (1), (3). paragraphs, are hereby repealed.

2. In paragraph 1 (a) shall be inserted after paragraph 1 as new paragraph: "(2). The Minister may lay down rules on how and in what form companies must make findings in accordance with paragraph 1 available to the public, including the conditions under which companies can be exempted from the obligation to make inspection results available. '




Paragraphs 2 and 3 shall become paragraphs 3 and 4 hereafter.



§ 3

Of the law on the administration of the European Community regulations concerning the Organization of markets for agricultural goods, etc., see. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 297 of 28. April 2004, as amended by section 3 of Act No. 366 of 24. May 2005, § 27 of the lov nr. 430 of 6. June 2005, article 33 of law No. 431 of 6. June 2005 and section 68 of Act No. 538 of 8. June 2006, shall be amended as follows:

1. paragraph 4 (a) (1), (3). paragraphs, are hereby repealed.

2. In paragraph 4 (a) shall be inserted after paragraph 1 as new paragraph: "(2). The Minister may lay down rules on how and in what form companies must make findings in accordance with paragraph 1 available to the public, including the conditions under which companies can be exempted from the obligation to make inspection results available. '




Paragraphs 2 and 3 shall become paragraphs 3 and 4 hereafter.



§ 4

In økologiloven of the basic regulation. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 761 of 29. June 2006, shall be amended as follows:

1. section 8 (1), (3). paragraphs, are hereby repealed.

2. In section 8 shall be inserted after paragraph 1 as new paragraph: "(2). The Minister may lay down rules on how and in what form companies must make findings in accordance with paragraph 1 available to the public, including the conditions under which companies can be exempted from the obligation to make inspection results available. '




Paragraphs 2 and 3 shall become paragraphs 3 and 4 hereafter. '



§ 5

The law shall enter into force on the 1. March 2008.

§ 6

The law does not apply to the Faroe Islands and Greenland but may by Royal Decree in whole or in part be put into force for Greenland of the variances, as the special Greenlandic conditions warrant.
Given at Amalienborg, the 26. February 2008 MARGRETHE r./Eva Kjer Hansen