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Law, Regulation or Guideline
Record information and status
Record ID
40263
Status
Published
Date of creation
2007-08-09 10:07 UTC (mariakara@moew.government.bg)
Date of last update
2019-08-01 12:19 UTC (ntsvetkov@moew.government.bg)
Date of publication
2019-08-01 12:19 UTC (ntsvetkov@moew.government.bg)

General Information
Country
  • Bulgaria
Jurisdiction
  • Bulgaria
Title of document
Ordinance on the deliberate release and placing on the market of GMOs
Legislative details
Type of document
  • National Regulation
Subject areas
  • Handling, transport, packaging and identification
  • Human and/or Animal Health
  • Intentional introduction into the environment (AIA)
  • Risk assessment and management
Types of LMOs addressed
  • All types of organisms
Brief description of the document including objective and scope:
The Ordinance on the deliberate release and placing on the market of GMOs regulates:
1. the information contained in the technical file of the application for release of GMOs into the environment;
2. information on the results of the release of GMO into the environment with respect to the risks to human health and the environment;
3. the information in the applications for placing of GMOs on the market and requirements to the monitoring plan;
4. the traceability rules for GMOs marketed as products or ingredient of products;
5. the minimum content of GMOs to which the rules on labeling do not apply;
6. the information o be included in the public electronic registers under Articles 57 and 69
of Genetically Modified Organisms Act;
7. the rules for withdrawal from the market and destruction of GMOs or of products that consist of or contain GMOs.
Date of entry into force
2005-10-14
Document details
Document text
Amendments
Тhe version uploaded is current as of 1 August 2019.
Regulatory contact information
Contact person
Ministry of Environment and Water
22 Maria Louisa Blvd
Sofia
Bulgaria, 1000
Phone:+3592 940 6123
Fax:+3592 940 6127
Email:ntsvetkov@moew.government.bg
Url:Bulgarian Biodiversity Portal,Ministry of Environment and Water
Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forests
55 Hristo Botev Blvd
Sofia
Bulgaria, 1040
Phone:+359 2 985 11 306
Fax:+359 2 980 18 62
Email:ipetkova@mzp.government.bg
Url:Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forests