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Council Directive 89/662/EEC concerning veterinary checks in intra-Community trade with a view to the completion of the internal market.

Type of law

Member States shall ensure that the veterinary checks to be carried out on products of animal origin which are covered by the Directives listed in Annex A or by article 14 and which are intended for trade are no longer carried out at frontiers but are carried out in accordance with this Directive. Member States shall ensure that the only products intended for trade are those which have been obtained, checked, marked and labelled in accordance with Community rules for the destination in question and which are accompanied to the final consignee mentioned therein by a health certificate, animal-health certificate or by any other document provided for by Community veterinary rules.
Date of text
Serial Imprint
CELEX-EUR Official Journal L 395, 30 December 1989, pp. 13-22.
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