Transient Protection Accorded At National Level Alladenominazione Sicily, For Which It Was Sent At The Sec Geograficaprotetta Petition European Registration As An Indication.

Original Language Title: Protezione transitoria accordata a livello nazionale alladenominazione Sicilia, per la quale e' stata inviata istanza allaCommissione europea per la registrazione come indicazione geograficaprotetta.

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The DIRECTOR GENERAL for the promotion of quality food products and horse racing Saw the Legislative Decree March 30, 2001, # 165, laying down general rules on the sort of labour employed in public administration, and in particular art. 16. d); Visto l'art. 9, paragraph 1, of Regulation (EU) No. 1151/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of November 21, 2012 quality schemes for agricultural products and foodstuffs which allows the Member State to grant, as a transitional measure, national-level security of the name forwarded for registration; Visto l'art. 12, paragraph 1 of the Decree of October 14, 2013, national provisions for the implementation of Regulation (EC) No 1151/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of November 21, 2012 quality schemes for agricultural products and foodstuffs; Having regard to the request submitted by the Association for the protection of the Virgin olive oil from Sicily, based in Palermo, via liberties # 66, intended to obtain the registration of the name Sicily, pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1151/2012; Having regard to the Protocol Note 4642 January 27, 2015 whereby the Ministry of agricultural food and forestry policies, believing that the above question meets the requirements specified by Regulation (EU) No 1151/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of November 21, 2012, forwarded to the Community body competent such application for registration; Having regard to the request of the Association for the protection of extra virgin olive oil from Sicily, has sought protection on a transitional basis, in accordance with art. 9, paragraph 1, of the Regulation (EU) No 1151/2012, expressly exempting Italian State, and for it the Ministry of agricultural food and forestry policies, from any liability, present and future, as a result of any failure to granting the cited instance of recognition of protected geographical indication, falling down the same exclusively on stakeholders who make use of provisional protection; Considering that the protection described above shall take effect only at national level, in accordance with article art. 9, paragraph 4, of the Regulation (EU) No 1151/2012; Deemed it necessary to ensure legal certainty to the situation of the persons concerned to the use of the name Sicily, waiting for the Community body shall decide on the application for recognition of the geographical indication; Deemed it necessary to enact a provision in the form of decree that, in granting the application made by the Association for the protection of extra virgin olive oil from Sicily, provide protection to transitional and nationwide denomination Sicily, according to the product specification available on the corporate website of this Ministry to address www.politicheagricole.gov.it.;
Decrees: Art. 1 it's granted a transitional protection at national level, pursuant to art. 9, paragraph 1, of Regulation (EU) No 1151/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of November 21, 2012, naming Sicily.