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Law, Regulation or Guideline
Record information and status
Record ID
47151
Status
Published
Date of creation
2008-10-16 03:56 UTC (michael.eckerstorfer@umweltbundesamt.at)
Date of last update
2018-05-15 11:57 UTC (anita.greiter@umweltbundesamt.at)
Date of publication
2018-05-15 11:57 UTC (anita.greiter@umweltbundesamt.at)

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General Information
Country
  • Austria
Jurisdiction
  • Austria
Title of document
Ordinance on Genetically Modified Seed (Saatgut-Gentechnik-Verordnung, BGBl. II Nr. 478/2001, i.d.F. BGBl. II Nr. 76/2011)
Legislative details
Type of document
  • National Regulation
Subject areas
  • Handling, transport, packaging and identification
Types of LMOs addressed
  • Plants
Brief description of the document including objective and scope:
The ordinance introduces rules for the mandatory labelling of GM seed and introduces a threshold for adventitious presence of genetically modified seed in conventional seedstuffs.

The ordinance refers to the labelling of genetically modified seed and to the contamination of conventional seed with genetically modified seed.
Date of entry into force
2001-12-22
Document details
Document text
DE
Saatgut-Gentechnik-Verordnung.pdf (125 KB)
Saatgut-Gentechnik-Verordnung
Regulatory contact information
Contact person
Austrian Federal Ministry for Sustainability and Tourism
Stubenring 1
Vienna
Austria, 1010
Phone:+43 1 71100
Fax:+43 1 71100-606503
Email:service@bmnt.gv.at
Url:Federal Ministry for Sustainability and Tourism