Poroshenko signs organic products labeling Law
01.08.2018 17:02 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of this week, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko President has signed a Law «On Basic Principles and Requirements to the Organic Products’ Output, Market Circulation and Labeling,» Interfax-Ukraine says referring the President press service report.
As to the report, the implementation of the Law will ensure the improvement and harmonization of the Ukrainian legislation with the EU legislation within the organic products’ output and market circulation, promote the creation of transparent conditions of management and reduce the unfair competition.
As to the report, the Law establishes the basic principles and requirements for the domestic organic products’ output, circulation and labeling, the principles of legal regulation of the organic products’ output and market circulation as well as the organic products’ market functioning.
As to the earlier report, as of this year Jul 10, the Verkhovna Rada adopted (within the second reading and upon whole) the Law No. 5448-d on the basic principles and requirements for the domestic organic products’ output, market circulation and labeling.
237 peoples deputies voted for this document adoption (with the required minimum of 226 votes).