Scottish Statutory Instruments

1999 No.34


The Spreadable Fats (Marketing Standards) (Scotland) Regulations 1999


19th August 1999

Laid before the Scottish Parliament

3rd September 1999

Coming into force

1st October 1999

The Scottish Ministers, in exercise of the powers conferred on them by sections 6(4), 16(1), 17(2), 26(1) and (3) and 48(1) of the Food Safety Act 1990(1) and of all other powers enabling them in that behalf, after consultation in accordance with section 48(4) of that Act with such organisation as appear to them to be representative of interest likely to be substantially affected by the Regulations, hereby make the following Regulations:


1990 c. 16; “the Ministers” is defined in section 4(1) of the Act, section 6(4)(a) of the Act was amended by the Deregulation and Contracting Out Act 1994 (c. 40), Schedule 9, paragraph 6; the functions of the Secretary of State were transferred to the Scottish Ministers by virtue of section 53 of the Scotland Act 1998 (c. 46).