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GMO register user guide

Funded under: FP7-JRC

Abstract

According to Article 31(2) of Directive 2001/18/EC DIR.2001/18, the Commission is to establish one or several register(s), for the purpose of recording the information on genetic modifications in GMOs specified in Section A, point 7 of Annex IV to that Directive. The information to be stored in this register is listed in Commission Decision 2004/204/EC of 23rd February COM.2004/204 laying down detailed arrangements for the operation of the registers for recording information on genetic modifications in GMOs, provided for in Directive 2001/18/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council COM.2004/204. In response to the aforementioned legislation requirements, DG ENV and DG JRC initiated the GMO Register project, with an objective implement a web-based system that could be used as the Community Register for GMOs. This document contains the high level description of the functionalities implemented in the GMO Register application, as well as its User Guide. Its purpose is to provide guidance on the use of the system to end users.

Additional information

Authors: RANA A, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection, Ispra (IT);FOSCARINI F, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection, Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 22697 EN (2007), 39 pp. Free of charge
Availability: Katalogue Number: LB-NA-22697-EN-C The PDF version can be downloaded from: http://bookshop.europa.eu
ISBN: ISBN: 978-92-79-05218-7
Record Number: 200719426 / Last updated on: 2007-09-18
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en