The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) proposes to make, with previous approval of the Central Government, the following amendments to the Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations, 2011.
In the Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations, 2011 in Regulation 2.10.8, in clause 4 for the words “Packaged Drinking Water” wherever they occur the following words shall be substituted, namely:-
“Packaged Drinking Water and Drinking water offered or sold through water vending machines”.
The Draft Notification has been published for the information of all persons likely to be affected thereby and notice is hereby given that the said draft regulations shall be taken into consideration after the expiry of the period of 30 days from the date on which copies of the Gazette containing this notification are made available to the public. Objections or suggestions, if any, may be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, Food and Drug Administration Bhawan, Kotla Road, New Delhi-110002.
Objections and suggestions, which may be received with respect to the said draft regulations within the aforesaid period, will be considered by the Food safety and Standards Authority of India.