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Statutory Instrument 1996 No. 1212

The Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Oil and Chemical Pollution of Salmon and Migratory Trout) (Revocation) Order 1996

(The document as of February, 2008. Arhiv.Online Library)

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STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS

1996 No. 1212

PUBLIC HEALTH, ENGLAND AND WALES

PUBLIC HEALTH, SCOTLAND

PUBLIC HEALTH, NORTHERN IRELAND

CONTAMINATION OF FOOD

The Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Oil and Chemical Pollution of Salmon and Migratory Trout) (Revocation) Order 1996

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Made2nd May 1996
Laid before Parliament3rd May 1996
Coming into force3rd May 1996

    Whereas the Secretary of State was of the opinion, as mentioned in section 1(1)(a) of the Food and Environment Protection Act 1985[1], that there existed or might have existed circumstances which were likely to create a hazard to human health through human consumption of food:And whereas the Secretary of State was of the opinion, as mentioned in section 1(1)(b) of the said Act, that in consequence food which was derived or might have been in the future derived from migratory fish in the areas described in the Schedule to the Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Oil and Chemical Pollution of Salmon and Migratory Trout) Order 1996[2] was, or might have been, or might have become unsuitable for human consumption;And whereas the Secretary of State is now of the opinion that no such circumstances exist which are likely to create a hazard to human health through human consumption of food derived from salmon and migratory trout and that in consequence such food is not and will not be or become unsuitable for human consumption;Now, therefore, the Secretary of State in exercise of the powers conferred on him by section 1(1) and section 24(3) of the said Act, and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf hereby makes the following Order:—
    Title and commencement
        1.    This Order may be cited as the Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Oil and Chemical Pollution of Salmon and Migratory Trout) (Revocation) Order 1996 and shall come into force on 3rd May 1996.
    Revocation
        2.    The Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Oil and Chemical Pollution of Salmon and Migratory Trout) Order 1996 is hereby revoked.


Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Wales

Rod Richards

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Welsh Office

2nd May 1996






EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the Order)
    This Order revokes the Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Oil and Chemical Pollution of Salmon and Migratory Trout) Order 1996 which contained emergency prohibitions on various activities in order to prevent human consumption of food rendered unsuitable for that purpose by virtue of salmon and migratory trout having been affected by oil and other chemical pollutants.



ISBN 0 11 054729 2




Notes:

[1] 1985 c. 48; section 1 was amended by section 51 of the Food Safety Act 1990 (c. 16), and section 24(1) was amended by paragraph 29 of Schedule 3 to that Act; section 1(2) defines "designating authority" and section 24(1) defines "the Ministers".

[2] S.I. 1996/856.

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