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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1959-02-12
Signature Year: 
1959
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
1959-02-12
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
International Agreement In The Form Of An Exchange Of Notes Relating To The Importation Into Italy Of Meat From Austria
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC031937; ita31937.doc
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
International Agreement In The Form Of An Exchange Of Notes Relating To The Importation Into Italy Of Meat From Austria
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
meat
Lineage
Lineage: 
Not Yet Assigned
Sequence: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Secretariat: 
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BEA - Bilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Species/Agriculture/Fauna
Category: 
ENV
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
The purpose of the Agreement is to facilitate the importation of meat from Australia into the Italian territory, by ensuring suitable health conditions. The Italian Government undertakes to permit the importation into Italy of frozen boneless meat exported from Australia only if: a) the meat comes from cattle fulfilling all the requirements established by article 1, paragraph a; b) the meat does not contain preservatives or colouring materials or other substances injurious to human health; c) the meat comes from slaughterhouses approved by the Commonwealth Governm ent; d) the regulations of the Commonwealth Government relating to food hygiene are fully complied with; e) the meat is packed and wrapped according to the conditions and providing all the indications required by article 1, paragraph e; f) each consignment is accompanied by bi-lingual certificates of origin and health issued by Government Veterinary Authorities, in the form attached to the Agreement. Any meat which does not comply with the above-mentioned conditions may, on the order of the It alian health authorities, be destroyed or transformed to non-edible industrial use or otherwise disposed for use other than foodstuff. The Italian health authorities may as well send official veterinarians to Australia in order to inspect technical and health operations related to the preparation of meat for export to Italy.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 464; 465; 086; 456; 515; 410; 406; 507; 080; 081
Member Code: 
ITA,AUT,
Members: 
Italy,Austria,
OrigMEAgrees: 
0