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Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2022/931 supplementing Regulation (EU) 2017/625 of the European Parliament and of the Council by laying down rules for the performance of official controls as regards contaminants in food.

Type of law

This Regulation lays down rules concerning the content of the multi-annual national control plan and its preparation, as well as the range of samples and the stage of production, processing and distribution where the samples are to be taken as regards contaminants in food, within the framework of Regulation (EU) 2017/625. The Member States shall control the presence of contaminants in food in accordance with Annex I and adopt a sampling strategy in accordance with the criteria set out in Annex II.
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Entry into force notes
This Regulation shall enter into force on the twentieth day following that of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union and shall apply from 1 January 2023.
Serial Imprint
Official Journal of the European Union L162, 17 June 2022, pp. 7-12.
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