The draft of Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021, were published as required by sub-section (1) of section 92 of the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006.
The notification of the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India number F.No. STD/FA/A-1.30/No.1/2020-FSSAI(P-I), dated 27th December, 2021, in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part III, section 4.
Consequently, objections and suggestions from persons likely to be affected thereby before the expiry of a period of sixty days from the date on which the copies of the Official Gazette containing the said notification were made available to the public. The copies of the said Gazette were made available to the public on the 4th January, 2022. The apex body of food safety considered the objections and suggestions received from the public.
Significantly, in exercise of the powers conferred by clause (e) of sub-section (2) of section 92 of the Food Safety and Standard Act, 2006, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India hereby makes the following regulations further to amend the Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations, 2011.
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