European Commission Directive

The Infant Formula and Follow-on Formula Regulations introduced in the countries of the UK derive from a Directive from the European Commission:

COMMISSION DIRECTIVE 2006/141/EC of 22 December 2006 on infant formulae and follow-on formulae and amending Directive 1999/21/EC.

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The following Regulations will come fully into effect in 2020

COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) 2016/127 of 25 September 2015 supplementing Regulation (EU) No 609/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the specific compositional and information requirements for infant formula and follow-on formula and as regards requirements on information relating to infant and young child feeding

https://www.fsai.ie/uploadedFiles/Reg2016_127.pdf

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/128 of 25 September 2015 supplementing Regulation (EU) No 609/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the specific compositional and information requirements for food for special medical purposes (Text with EEA relevance)

http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?qid=1477928633178&uri=CEL...