Peru – Approval is granted to regulate food processing and marketing for vulnerable populations

The project that proposes to regulate the elaboration and commercialization of foods of special regimes for vulnerable populations was unanimously approved in the Plenary of the Congress, after a new text was presented, which includes some observations made by the Executive to the Autograph approved by the national representation, last January 5 of the present year.

The new text, on bills No. 1941 and No. 3253, supported by the president of the Health and Population Commission, Edhit Julón Irigoín (APP) was approved unanimously, with 78 votes in favor.

The parliamentarian affirmed that regarding the observation made by the Executive Power to the first article of the proposal, it was agreed on the need to make changes in the wording so that the legal formula has material coherence with the regulations in force.