Policies in Australia

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Legislation relevant to nutrition
Politique Date de début End year
Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code - Standard 2.1.1 - Cereals and Cereal Products 2016 ---
Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code Standard 2.4.2 - Edible oil spreads 2016 ---
Food Regulation 2002 (amended 2013) 2013 ---
Nutrition, Health and Related Claims Standard 1.2.7 2013 ---
Fair Work Act 2009 Act No. 28 of 2009, incorporating amendments up to Act No. 51 of 2010 2010 ---
Food Regulation 2010 under the Food Act 2003 2010 ---
Maternity Leave (Commonwealth Employees) Act 1973, incorporating amendments up to Act No. 54 of 2009 2009 ---
Food Regulation 2002 under the Food Act 2001 2002 ---
Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code - Standard 1.2.8 - Nutrition Information Requirements 2000 ---
Health sector policy, strategy or plan with nutrition components
Politique Date de début End year
National Primary Health Care Strategic Framework 2013 ---
Building a 21st Century Primary Health Care System, Australia's First National Primary Health Care Strategy 2010 ---
National Preventative Health Strategy -The Roadmap for Action 2009 2020
Nutrition policy, strategy or plan focusing on specific nutrition areas
Politique Date de début End year
Australian National Breastfeeding Strategy 2010-2015 2010 2015
Healthy Weight 2008 2004 2008
Voluntary codes or measures relevant to nutrition
Politique Date de début End year
Marketing in Australia of Infant Formulas: Manufacturers and Importers Agreement - The MAIF Agreement 2003 ---
‘Health Star Rating’ (HSR) system --- ---
Comprehensive national nutrition policy, strategy or plan
Politique Date de début End year
Eat Well Australia: An Agenda for Action for Public Health Nutrition 2000 2010
Food and Nutrition Policy 1992 ---