30.5.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 144/12


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 8/2013

of 1 February 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 221/2012 of 14 March 2012 amending the Annex to Regulation (EU) No 37/2010 on pharmacologically active substances and their classification regarding maximum residue limits in foodstuffs of animal origin, as regards the substance closantel (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 222/2012 of 14 March 2012 amending the Annex to Regulation (EU) No 37/2010 on pharmacologically active substances and their classification regarding maximum residue limits in foodstuffs of animal origin, as regards the substance triclabendazole (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indents are added in point 13 (Commission Regulation (EU) No 37/2010) of Chapter XIII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0221: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 221/2012 of 14 March 2012 (OJ L 75, 15.3.2012, p. 7),

32012 R 0222: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 222/2012 of 14 March 2012 (OJ L 75, 15.3.2012, p. 10).’

Article 2

The texts of Implementing Regulations (EU) No 221/2012 and (EU) No 222/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 2 February 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 1 February 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 75, 15.3.2012, p. 7.

(2)  OJ L 75, 15.3.2012, p. 10.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.