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Ministerial Joint Decision No. 366 amending articles 2, 3, 5, 7 of the Food Code.

Type of law

This Decision approves a Decision by the Supreme Council of Chemistry by which certain parts of articles 2 (definitions), 3 (processing and disposal of foodstuffs), 5 (foodstuffs requiring approval) and 7 (foodstuffs imported from third countries) are amended or replaced. In particular, paragraph 8 of article 2 is replaced. It deals with genetically modified organisms. Paragraphs 1 and 2 of article 3 are also amended. Article 5 is entirely replaced (the approval for certain foodstuffs shall be issued by the Supreme Council of Chemistry). Article 7 is hereby replaced (foodstuffs and their ingredients and packaging must comply with the provisions of the Greek food legislation in order to be placed in the market).
Date of text
Entry into force notes
The Decision enters into force on the date of publication in the Official Gazette.
Serial Imprint
Efimeris tis Kyverniseos No. 597, Part II, 17 July 1997, pp. 6755-6757.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
. 366. T 2, 3, 5, 7 .