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27/10/2013
28/10/2013
30/10/2013
Israel
Israel WTO-TBT Enquiry Point
Israel WTO-TBT Enquiry Point ;
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E-mail: Yael.Friedgut@moital.gov.il ;

Notified Under Article

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Novel foods.
Public Health Regulations (Food) (Novel foods) 5773 - 2013 (7 pages, in Hebrew).

New draft regulations announced by Israel's Ministry of Health called "Public Health Regulations (Food) (Novel foods) 5773 - 2013". These are the major requirements introduced in the regulations:

-        Requires to register novel foods (regulations 2 and 4 through 6);

-        Prohibits the manufacture, import , store or sale of a novel food unless it is registered in the official list of permitted novel foods (regulations 3);

Requires labeling genetically modifiedpre-packaged food, fruits and vegetables (regulations 10 through 12).
Protection of human health













Draft Public Health Regulations (Food) (Novel foods) 5773 - 2013.
To be determined.
1 year from publication in Israel Official Gazette, section of government notice.
29/12/2013
60 days from date of notification

Notification made with comment period

 
 
 
 

Text available from

Draft Public Health Regulations (Food) (Novel foods) 5773 - 2013 (Hebrew) http://www2.moital.gov.il/cmstamat/rsrc/tkina/PublicHealthReg-Food-NovelFoods.pdf