Title, commencement, extent and interpretation

1.—(1) These Regulations may be cited as the Food Labelling (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 1990, shall extend to Scotland only, and shall come into force for the purposes of regulation 14 on 1st April 1991 and for all other purposes on 1st January 1991.

(2) In these Regulations–

“the Combined Nomenclature” means the codes given in Council Regulation (EEC) No. 2658/87 (as amended)(1) on the tariff and statistical nomenclature and on the Common Customs Tariff;

“the principal Regulations” means the Food Labelling (Scotland) Regulations 1984(2).


OJ No L256, 7.9.87, p.1, as last amended by Commission Regulation (EEC) No. 3496/89, OJ No L337, 21.11.89, p.5.


S.I. 1984/1519, amended by S.I. 1984/1714, 1985/71, 1068, 1986/836, 1987/26, 2014, 1988/2084, 1989/809, 1990/1, 816; (The Food Safety Act 1990 (Consequential Modifications) (Scotland) Order 1990 and the Food Labelling (Amendment) (Irradiated Food) (Scotland) Regulations 1990 (S.I. 1990/2505)).