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Amendments to the Food Standards Bill

Food Standards Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Food Standards Bill to be moved on Report in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 5
 
  
BY THE VISCOUNT THURSO
THE LORD CLEMENT-JONES
 
     Page 3, line 7, at end insert--
 
    ("(  ) Before appointing a person as chairman or member of an advisory committee referred to in subsections (1) or (2), the authority making the appointment shall have regard to the desirability of securing that a variety of skills and experience is available among the members of the committee (including experience in matters related to food safety or other interests of consumers in relation to food).")
 
  
Clause 14
 
  
BY THE EARL OF RADNOR
 
     Page 7, line 34, at end insert--
 
    ("(  ) On entering relevant premises an authorised person and any person accompanying that authorised person must observe the rules of hygiene enforced on those premises.")
 
  
Clause 22
 
  
BY THE VISCOUNT THURSO
THE LORD CLEMENT-JONES
 
     Page 11, line 33, at end insert--
    ("(  ) securing that a code of practice be drawn up in relation to--
          (i)  access by the public to advice and information held by the Agency;
          (ii)  publication or disclosure by the Agency of reports or advice,
with a view to allowing as wide access as is practicable, and to encourage publications of reports and advice,")
 
     Page 11, line 33, at end insert--
    ("(  ) providing readily intelligible, scientifically-based advice about the nutritional content of foods and related activities,")
 
 
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