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Legislative Brief: The Food Safety and Standards Bill, 2005

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  • M. R. Madhavan

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  • Kaushiki Sanyal

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    The main objectives of the Bill are: (a) to introduce a single statute relating to food, and (b) to provide for scientific development of the food processing industry. The Bill aims to establish a single reference point for all matters relating to food safety and standards, by moving from multi-level, multi-departmental control to a single line of command. It incorporates the salient provisions of the Prevention of Food Adulteration Act 1954 and is based on international egislations, instrumentalities and Codex Alimentarius Commission (Codex).

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    Paper provided by eSocialSciences in its series Working Papers with number id:477.

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    Date of creation: Apr 2006
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    Keywords: Food Safety and Standards Bill 2005; food safety; food standards; food adulteration. codex Alimntarius Commission; Codex; food processing; Sociology; Economics; Policy Studies;

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