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Council Directive 98/56/EC on the marketing of propagating material of ornamental plants.

Country
Type of law
Legislation
Date of original text
Source

Abstract
This Directive shall apply to the marketing of propagating material of ornamental plants within the Community. This shall be without prejudice to the rules on protection of wild flora, the rules on packaging and packaging waste, or, save where otherwise provided for in this Directive or on the basis thereof, the plant health rules. Suppliers may market propagating material only if it meets the requirements such as those on marketing, packaging and labelling laid down in this Directive. Importers from third countries are required to ensure that propagating material is affords equivalent guarantees in all respects to material produced in the Community in accordance with this Directive.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Notes
An unofficial consolidated version, including amendments done by Council Regulation (EC) No 806/2003, Council Directive 2003/61/EC, and Regulation (EU) No 652/2014, is attached.
Repealed
No
Serial Imprint
CELEX-EUR Official Journal L 226, 13 August 1998 pp. 16-23. For consolidated version 1998L0056, 30 May 2014, pp. 1-15.
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Implemented by