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The Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (England) (No. 2) Amendment No. 2 Order 1987

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Statutory Instruments

1987 No. 249





The Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (England) (No. 2) Amendment No. 2 Order 1987


22nd February 1987

Laid before Parliament

25th February 1987

Coming into force

27th February 1987

Whereas the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food is of the opinion, in accordance with section 1(1)(a) of the Food and Environment Protection Act 1985,(1) that there has been or may have been an escape of substances of such descriptions and in such quantities and such circumstances as are likely to create a hazard to human health through human consumption of food;

And whereas the said Minister is of the opinion, in accordance with section 1(1)(b) of the said Act, that in consequence of the said escape of substances food which is or may be in the future in the area described in the Schedule to the Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (England) (No. 2) Order 1986(2), or which is derived or may be in the future derived from anything in that area, is, or may be, or may become, unsuitable for human consumption;

Now, therefore, the said Minister, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by the said 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:—


S.I. 1986/1689, amended by S.I. 1986/2208 and 1987/153.

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