Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Regulations 2003

Reprint as at 18 January 2016

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Regulations 2003

(SR 2003/371)

Dame Sian Elias, Administrator of the Government

Order in Council

At Wellington this 15th day of December 2003

Present:
Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government in Council

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Health.

Pursuant to sections 94(1)(b) and 105 of the Medicines Act 1981, Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government, acting on the advice of the Minister of Health tendered after consultation with the organisations and bodies that appeared to the Minister to be representative of persons likely to be substantially affected, and on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Regulations 2003.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 15 January 2004.

3 Expiry
[Revoked]

Regulation 3: revoked, on 13 August 2007, by regulation 4 of the Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Amendment Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/213).

4 Certain foods not related products
[Revoked]

Regulation 4: revoked, on the close of 17 January 2016, by regulation 4(6).

4A Certain foods that comply with Standard 1.2.7 are not related products

(1)

A food is not a related product for the purposes of the Medicines Act 1981 if—

(a)

a health claim is made in relation to it; and

(b)

that claim is made in a manner that complies with Standard 1.2.7.

(2)

In this regulation,—

health claim has the same meaning as in clause 2 of Standard 1.2.7

Standard 1.2.7 means Standard 1.2.7—Nutrition, Health and Related Claims of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code—

(a)

set out in 3 New Zealand Gazette 91 at 93 on 18 January 2013; and

(b)

notified in 42 New Zealand Gazette 1211 at 1250 on 11 April 2013; and

(c)

that came into force on 9 May 2013.

Regulation 4A: inserted, on 30 August 2013, by regulation 5 of the Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/323).

5 Revocation

The Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/208) are revoked.

Diane Morcom,
Clerk of the Executive Council.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 18 December 2003.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Regulations 2003 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 Legal status

Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes

Editorial and format changes to reprints are made using the powers under sections 24 to 26 of the Legislation Act 2012. See also http://www.pco.parliament.govt.nz/editorial-conventions/.

4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint

Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/323)

Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Amendment Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/213)

Medicines (Related Products (Exempted Foods)) Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/371): regulation 4(6)