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GM Crops Ban (August 27, 2015) by Clare Feikert-Ahalt

Public opinion in the United Kingdom in the past has been strongly against the use of ...

Topic: Agriculture and food; Genetically modified foods
Jurisdiction: Scotland

New Urban Farming Promotion Basic Act (June 04, 2015) by Sayuri Umeda

Japan's Urban Farming Promotion Basic Act was promulgated on April 22, 2015. (Act No. ...

Topic: Agriculture and food
Jurisdiction: Japan

Three New "Promotion Acts" Under Jurisdiction of Agriculture and Fisheries Ministry (September 25, 2014) by Sayuri Umeda

The last three acts of the 2014 regular Diet session, promulgated on June 26, 2014, were ...

Topic: Agricultural practices; Agriculture and food; Aquaculture
Jurisdiction: Japan

Geographical Indication Act Promulgated (September 24, 2014) by Sayuri Umeda

Japan's Geographical Indication (GI) Act was promulgated on June 25, 2014. (Act No. 84, 2014, ...

Topic: Agriculture and food; Trademarks
Jurisdiction: Japan

GMO Prohibition Confirmed (June 19, 2014) by Nicolas Boring

The Conseil d'Etat, France's highest court for administrative matters, has rejected a request from corn producers ...

Topic: Agriculture and food; Genetically modified foods
Jurisdiction: France

Kosher Slaughter Method Effectively Banned (June 02, 2014) by Edith Palmer

On February 17, 2014, new animal protection measures entered into force effectively banning kosher slaughter practices ...

Topic: Agriculture and food; Animal protection; Freedom of religion
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Agreement Seeks to Address Climate Change Impact (December 31, 2013) by Constance Johnson

In December 2013, Sri Lanka and the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) signed an agreement ...

Topic: Agriculture and food; Food assistance ; Foreign aid
Jurisdiction: Sri Lanka

Crisis in Thai Rice Pledging Scheme (August 07, 2013) by Sayuri Umeda

In mid-June 2013, the Thai government admitted that its rice subsidy program had lost 136 billion ...

Topic: Agriculture and food
Jurisdiction: Thailand

New Plant Quarantine Law Enacted (May 11, 2011) by Shameema Rahman

The Bangladeshi Parliament passed the Plant Quarantine Act 2011 on March 20, 2011. This Law provides ...

Topic: Agriculture and food
Jurisdiction: Bangladesh

Preliminary Ruling Finds France's Ban on Genetically Modified Corn Illegal (April 04, 2011) by Nicole Atwill

On February 3, 2010, the Conseil d'Etat, France's Supreme Court for administrative matters, referred several questions ...

Topic: Agriculture and food
Jurisdiction: Court of Justice of the European Union; France

Milk Sector Planning (April 04, 2011) by Ruth Levush

On March 28, 2011, the Knesset (Israel's Parliament) passed the Milk Sector Planning Law, 5771-2011. The ...

Topic: Agriculture and food
Jurisdiction: Israel

Court Rules Agency's Deregulation of Genetically Engineered Sugar Beets Violated Federal Environmental Law (October 20, 2009) by Luis Acosta

A federal district court has ruled that a decision by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) ...

Topic: Agriculture and food
Jurisdiction: United States

Law on Use of Genetically Modified Crops (February 27, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

On February 13, 2009, Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki signed into law the Biosafety Bill of 2008, ...

Topic: Agriculture and food
Jurisdiction: Kenya

Bill Prohibiting Slaughter of Cattle Introduced (February 05, 2009) by Constance Johnson

On January 30, 2009, a Private Member's bill on prohibiting the slaughter of cattle was given ...

Topic: Agriculture and food
Jurisdiction: Sri Lanka

Promotion of the Organic or Ecological Production (March 02, 2008) by Dario Ferreira

Law No. 29196 promulgated on January 24, 2008 adopts provisions to promote the sustainable and competitive ...

Topic: Agriculture and food
Jurisdiction: Peru

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Last updated: August 27, 2015