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Country's Decision or any other Communication (DEC)

last updated: 15 Nov 2015
General information
  • - Competent National Authority: BCH-CNA-TR-177-13 | BCH-CNA-TR-177-13
    Competent National Authority
    Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policies ()
    Üniversiteler Mah. Dumlupınar Bulvarı, Eskişehir Yolu 10. Km, Çankaya
    06800, Türkiye
    Phone: + 90 312 307 60 00,
    Fax: + 90 312 315 34 48,
TR Official Gazeete No:29523 Biosafety Board Decision No:31
05 Nov 2015
Subject of the decision, notification, communication or declaration
  • Decision on LMOs for direct use as food or feed, or for processing (Article 11, LMOs-FFP)
  • Decision under the Simplified Procedure (Article 13)
  • Notification that domestic regulations shall apply with respect to specific imports of LMOs (Article 14.4)
LMOs for direct use as food or feed, or for processing (LMOs-FFP)
  • LMOs for direct use as feed
Result of the decision
Approval of the import and/or use of the LMO(s) with conditions
only for feed
Seperate application is needed for feed and food use according to National Biosafety Law
Simplified procedure
Case(s) in which the intentional transboundary movement of LMOs may take place at the same time of the notification to the Party of import
LMO identification & risk assessment
  • BCH-LMO-SCBD-100885-13 Living Modified Organism SYN-IR162-4 - Agrisure™ Viptera maize
    Syngenta Crop Protection AG | Resistance to diseases and pests (Insects, Lepidoptera (butterflies and moths))
  • BCH-RA-TR-109251-1 Risk Assessment generated by a regulatory process Risk Assessment for maize MIR162
    SYN-IR162-4 - Agrisure™ Viptera maize | Resistance to diseases and pests
Document on the decision, communication, notification or declaration
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