On June 1, the official purposes of the entry into force of the law on food safety. As an important supporting the Act and regulations, and also stepping up the development of the health food regulations.
A day earlier, Legislative Affairs Office of the State Council issued a regulation on supervision and administration of health food (draft) for public comment notice (hereinafter referred to as the regulations). Notice to seek the views of the community as of June 16, will be reported to the Executive meeting of the State Council after consideration.
In April 2009, two months after the adoption of the food safety law, led by the Ministry of health, State administration of industry and commerce, General Administration of quality supervision and the State food and Drug Administration has convened the legislative coordination, gradually formed a health food legislation.
Published the draft for continuation of the Food Safety Act was to strengthen the regulation of health foods, but the segmented regulatory system has a definite breakthrough, for example, first define health foods regulated by the food and drug Department head of relatively uniform system.