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Oil and Fibre Plant Seeds Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2009 (S.R. No. 386 of 2009).

Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
These Regulations apply to the certification and marketing of oil and fibre plant seed of the species specified in Schedule 2 to these Regulations. The Regulations include provisions that lay down the procedures relating to the certification of oil and fibre plant seed in Northern Ireland, including provisions relating to the entry of seed lots, the entry of crops, the field inspection of crops, the lodging of field inspection reports and similar documents, the re-grading of crops, seed testing, the lodging of seed test reports, the re-grading of seed and the withdrawal of official certification.
The Regulations provide for certain derogations for acceptance of agricultural landraces and varieties which are naturally adapted to the local and regional conditions and threatened by genetic erosion and for marketing of seed those landraces and varieties.
Date of text
Notes
These Regulations consolidate the Oil and Fibre Plant Seeds Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1994, as amended by the Oil and Fibre Plant Seeds (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996, the Seeds (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1997, the Oil and Fibre Plant Seeds (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2000, the Oil and Fibre Plant Seeds (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2001, the Seeds (Fees) (No.2) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2002, the Oil and Fibre Plant Seeds (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003, and the Oil and Fibre Plant Seed (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2004 and the Seeds (Miscellaneous Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2008.
Repealed
Yes
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No