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Record information and status
Record ID
105700
Status
Published
Date of creation
2014-08-01 07:43 UTC (gtlk.stm@stm.fi)
Date of publication
2014-08-01 07:43 UTC (gtlk.stm@stm.fi)

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General Information
Country
  • Finland
Jurisdiction
  • European Union
Title of document
EN
Decree of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health on the differentiated procedure relating to the deliberate release of genetically modified organisms (90/2005)
Legislative details
Type of document
  • National Regulation
Subject areas
  • Intentional introduction into the environment (AIA)
  • Simplified Procedure
  • field trials
Types of LMOs addressed
  • All types of organisms
Brief description of the document including objective and scope:
EN
This Decree is applied to the deliberate release of living modified organisms for any other purpose than for placing on the market when the criteria for differentiated procedure are met. Such simplified  procedure can be applied if sufficient experience has been obtained of the release of the LMO in certain ecosystems and if the LMO meets the criteria specified in the Decree. Sufficient knowledge is required of the parental organism and the modified trait as well the interactions and safety of the LMO for the health of humans and animals and for the environment in the environment of the release. 
Date of entry into force
2005-02-16
Document details
Document text
FA
http://www.finlex.fi/fi/laki/alkup/2005/20050090
Sosiaali- ja terveysministeriön asetus muuntogeenisten organismien tarkoitukselliseen levittämiseen liittyvästä eriytetystä menettelystä (90/2005)
Unofficial documents
EN
http://www.finlex.fi/en/laki/kaannokset/2005/20050090
Decree of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health on the differentiated procedure relating to the deliberate release of genetically modified organisms (90/2005)
Regulatory contact information
Contact person
Board for Gene Technology
POB 33
Government
Finland, FIN-00023
Phone:+358 295 16001
Email:gtlk.stm@stm.fi
Url:Board for Gene Technology