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Date of creation
2019-02-18 07:55 UTC (tunguyen1003@gmail.com)
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2019-02-18 07:55 UTC (tunguyen1003@gmail.com)

General Information
  • Viet Nam
Title of document
Decree No. 15/2018/ND-CP to elaborate some Articles of the Law of Food safety
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Type of document
  • National Regulation
Subject areas
  • Contained use
  • Handling, transport, packaging and identification
  • Human and/or Animal Health
  • LMOs for direct use as food
  • LMOs for processing
  • Transboundary movement (import/export)
Brief description of the document including objective and scope:
This Decree elaborates some Articles of the Law of Food safety on:
1. Procedures for product self-declaration.
2. Procedures for registration of the product declaration.
3. Assurance of genetically modified GM foods.
4. Issuance of the certificate of food safety.
5. State inspection of safety of imported and exported foods.
6. Food labeling.
7. Food advertisements.
8. Food safety requirements in production of dietary supplements.
9. Food safety requirements in production, sale and use of food additives.
10. Tracing food origins.
11. Food safety authorities.
This Decree replaces the Government's Decree No. 38/2012/ND-CP dated April 25, 2012 detailing a number of the Law of Food safety; Chapter II of Circular No. 13/2014/TTLT-BYT-BNNPTNT-BCT dated April 09, 2014 of the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
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Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD)
No. 2 Ngoc Ha street, Ba Dinh district
Ha Noi
Viet Nam
Phone:+84 243-8237535
Fax:+84 243-8433637
Url:Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development,AgroBiotech