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Decree Law No. 154/2019

Publication: Republic Diary No. 201/2019, Series I of 2019-10-18
  • Issuer: Presidency of the Council of Ministers
  • Diploma Type: Decree Law
  • Number: 154/2019
  • Pages: 54 - 107

Summary in plain english

What is it?

This decree-law amends the General Scheme of the National Catalogue of Varieties of Agricultural and Horticultural Species, the Phytosanitary Scheme that creates and defines phytosanitary protection measures aimed at preventing the introduction and dispersion, into national and Community territory, of the scheme that regulates the deliberate release into the environment of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and also the scheme that establishes the rules applicable to the electromagnetic compatibility of equipment.

What is going to change?

This decree-law establishes the characteristics that, at the very least, must be assessed by examining certain varieties of agricultural and horticultural plant species.

What advantages does it bring?

This decree-law is part of the process of transposing European directives, with the aim of improving national legislation, bringing together in a single piece of legislation several legislative changes.

When does it enter into force?

This decree-law enters into force on the day following its publication.

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