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Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/1158 of 5 August 2020 on the conditions governing imports of food and feed originating in third countries following the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power station.

Type of law

This Regulation lays down rules for food and feed imported from certain third countries which may contain radioactive contamination and therefore are likely to pose a serious risk to human health, animal health or the environment. This Regulation shall apply to food, including minor food, and feed within the meaning of Article 1 of Regulation (Euratom) 2016/52 originating in or consigned from third countries listed in Annex I to this Regulation intended for placing on the Union market.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Regulation shall enter into force on the third day following that of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.
Serial Imprint
Official Journal of the European Union L 257, 6 August 2020, pp. 1-13.
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