Legal alert no. 9 / August 2017

Approval with amendments of the Government Emergency Ordinance for the suspension of the Law no. 217/2016 on food waste reduction  

  • Law no. 239/5 December 2017 for the approval of the Government Emergency Ordinance no. 45/2017 for the suspension of Law no. 217/2016 on food waste reduction, published in the Official Gazette no. 966 of 6 December 2017

The Government Emergency Ordinance 45/2017 was approved with the following amendment: the applicability of Law 217/2016 on food waste reduction is suspended until 30 June 2018, not until 31 December 2017 as initially provided.

As a consequence, the suspension of the law on food waste reduction is prolonged with 6 more months.

Author:
Radu Diaconu – Associate Partner, Radu și Asociații SPRL | EY Law