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Issues discussed at the World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH, founded as OIE)

2022

EU comments on the WOAH Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2021 and prior to its next meeting in February 2022

EU comments on the WOAH Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2021 and prior to its next meeting in February 2022

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 89th General Session, held in May 2022

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 89th General Session, held in May 2022

EU position on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 89th General Session, held in May 2022

2021

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2021 and prior to its next meeting in February 2022

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2021 and prior to its next meeting in February 202

EU comments the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2021 and prior to its next meeting in February 2022

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2021 and prior to its next meeting in September 2021

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2021 and prior to its next meeting in September 2021

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 88th General Session, held in May 2021

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 88th General Session, held in May 2021

EU position on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 88th General Session, held in May 2021

2020

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2020 and prior to its next meeting in February 2021

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2020 and prior to its next meeting in February 2021

EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2020 and prior to its next meeting in February 2021

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2020 and prior to its next meeting in September 2020

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2020 and prior to its next meeting in September 2020

EU comments the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of February 2020 and prior to its next meeting in September 2020

2019

EU comments on the report of the September 2019 meeting of the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission, for consideration at its next meeting in February 2020

EU comments on the draft chapters of the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals, circulated for Member comments in October 2019, for consideration by the OIE Biological Standards Commission at its next meeting in February 2020

EU comments the report of the September 2019 meeting of the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission, for consideration at its next meeting in February 2020

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2019 and prior to its next meeting in September 2019

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2019 and prior to its next meeting in September 2019

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 87th General Session, held in May 2019

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 87th General Session, held in May 2019

EU position on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 87th General Session, held in May 2019

2018

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2018 and prior to its next meeting in February 2019

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2018 and prior to its next meeting in February 2019

EU comments the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2018 and prior to its next meeting in February 2019

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2018 and prior to its next meeting in September 2018

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 86th General Session, held in May 2018

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 86th General Session, held in May 2018

EU position on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 86th General Session, held in May 2018

2017

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2017 and prior to its next meeting in February 2018

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2017 and prior to its next meeting in February 2018

EU comments the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2017 and prior to its next meeting in February 2018

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2017 and prior to its next meeting in September 2017

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 85th General Session, held in May 2017

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 85th General Session, held in May 2017

2016

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2016 and prior to its next meeting in February 2017

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2016 and prior to its next meeting in February 2017

EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2016 and prior to its next meeting in February 2017

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2016 and prior to its next meeting in September 2016

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 84th General Session, held in May 2016

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 84th General Session, held in May 2016

2015

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2015 and prior to its next meeting in February 2016

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of October 2015 and prior to its next meeting in February 2015

EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2015 and prior to its next meeting in February 2016

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2015 and prior to its next meeting in September 2015

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 83rd General Session, held in May 2015

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 83rd General Session, held in May 2015

2014

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2014 and prior to its next meeting in February 2015

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September / October 2014 and prior to its next meeting in March 2015

EU comments on the OIE Biological Standards Commission September 2014 meeting report

EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2014 and prior to its next meeting in January 2015

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2014 and prior to its next meeting in September 2014

EU comments on the OIE Sixth Strategic Plan 2016-2020

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 82nd General Session, held in May 2014

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 82nd General Session, held in May 2014

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2013 and prior to its next meeting in February 2014

2013

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2013 and prior to its next meeting in February 2014

EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2013 and prior to its next meeting in February 2014

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2013 and prior to its next meeting in September 2013

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 81st General Session, held in May 2013

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 81st General Session, held in May 2013

2012

Additional EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2012 and prior to its next meeting in February 2013

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code and Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2012 and prior to its next meeting in March 2013

EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2012 and prior to its next meeting in February 2013

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2012 and prior to its next meeting in February 2013

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2012 and prior to its next meeting in September 2012

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of March 2012 and prior to its next meeting in September 2012

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 80th General Session, held in May 2012

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 80th General Session, held in May 2012

EU position on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 80th General Session, held in May 2012

2011

EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of September 2011 and prior to its next meeting in February 2012

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of October 2011 and prior to its next meeting in March 2012

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2011 and prior to its next meeting in February 2012

EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals submitted for comments in August 2011

EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals following the Biological Standards Commission meeting of February 2011 and prior to its next meeting in September 2011

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of February 2011 and prior to its next meeting in September 2011

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 79th General Session, held in May 2011

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 79th General Session, held in May 2011

2010

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of October 2010 and prior to its next meeting in February 2011

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2010 and prior to its next meeting in February 2011

Position and EU comments on the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals to be proposed for adoption at the 78th General Session, held in May 2010 - Annexes

EU position on the OIE 5th Strategic Plan to be proposed for adoption at the 78th General Session, held in May 2010 - Annexes

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Code and Manual to be proposed for adoption at the 78th General Session, held in May 2010 - Annexes

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 78th General Session, held in May 2010 - Annexes

2009

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2009 and prior to its next meeting in February 2010.

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of September 2009 and prior to its next meeting in February 2010.

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of March 2009 and prior to its next meeting in September 2009.

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code following the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of March 2009 and prior to its next meeting in September 2009.

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code to be submitted proposed for adoption in at the 77th General Session, held in May 2009.

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be proposed for adoption at the 77th General Session, held in May 2009.

2008

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission meeting of October 2008 and prior to its next meeting in March 2009.

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Aquatic Animals Commission meeting of October 2008 and prior to its next meeting in March 2009.

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial and Aquatic Animal Health Codes following the Annual General Session 2008 and prior to the next Code and Aquatic Commissions meetings in October 2008

EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be submitted for adoption in the 76th General Session, held in May 2008.

EU position on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code to be submitted for adoption in the 76th General Session, held in May 2008.

2007

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission of September 2007 and prior to its next meeting in March 2008.

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code following the Annual General Session 2007 and prior to the next Aquatic Animal Commission meeting March 2008.

Draft EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code following the Annual General Session 2007 and prior to the next Code Commission meeting in March 2008. (Doc SANCO 10527/07 rev 3)

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code following the Annual General Session 2007 and prior to the next Code Commission meeting September 2007.

EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Annual General Session 2007 and prior to the next Code Commission meeting September 2007.

Draft EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code following the Annual General Session 2007 and prior to the next Code Commission meeting September 2007 SEC (2007) 982 [SANCO/10118/2007 Rev 6] sent to the Council 9 July.

Draft EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code following the Annual General Session 2007 and prior to the next Code Commission meeting September 2007 - SEC (2007) 983 [SANCO/10133/2007 Rev 6] sent to the Council 7 July.

Final position and EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code to be submitted for adoption and consideration in the 75th General Session, held in May 2007

EU comments on Draft modified Chapters (4th Mailing) of the OIE - Manual of Biological Standards and Vaccines

Final EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be submitted for adoption in the 75th General Session, held in May 2007

Draft position and EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code to be submitted for adoption and consideration in the 75th General Session, held in May 2007

Draft EU position on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code to be submitted for adoption and consideration in the 75th General Session, held in May 2007

2006

Final EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code Commission meeting October 2006 prior to the next Code Commission meeting March 2007 for consideration in the 75th General Session, held in May 2007

Final EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code Commission meeting October 2006 prior to the next Code Commission meeting March 2007 for consideration in the 75th General Session, held in May 2007.

Draft EU comments on on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code Commission meeting October 2006 prior to the next Code Commission meeting March 2007 for consideration in the 75th General Session, held in May 2007

Draft EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code Commission meeting October 2006 prior to the next Code Commission meeting March 2007 for consideration in the 75th General Session, held in May 2007.

Final EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Standards Commission [Paris March 2006] submitted for consideration in the meeting of the Aquatic Animals Standards Commission in October 2006.

Draft written comments Community on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Standards Commission [Paris March 2006] submitted for consideration in the meeting of the Aquatic Animals Standards Commission in October 2006.

Final EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Standards Commission [Paris August 2005] to be submitted for consideration before the General Session in May 2006 - Submitted by the EU to the OIE on 10/02/2006 (SEC/2006/46 amended)(D(2006) 410266).

EU position and comments (part 1) on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code and Diagnostic Manual to be submitted for adoption and consideration in the 74th General Session, held in May 2006. - Submitted by the Commission to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) on 19/06/2006 (SEC/2006/634) part 2part 3part 4

Draft EU position on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Standards Commission [Paris March 2006] to be submitted for consideration at the General Session in May 2006 - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 15/05/2006 (SEC/2006/632)

Draft position and EU comments on the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code (and Diagnostic Manual) to be submitted for adoption and consideration in the 74th General Session, held in May 2006 - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 15/05/2006 (SEC/2006/634)

Report on the Meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission - March 2006

2005

Draft EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Standards Commission [Paris August 2005] to be submitted for consideration before the General Session in May 2006 - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 10/01/2006 (SEC/2006/46)

Draft EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission (Code Commission) [Paris September 2005] to be submitted for consideration at the meeting of the Code Commission in March 2006. - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 10/1/2006 (SEC/2006/47)

Draft EU position on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission [Paris January 2005] to be submitted for consideration and possible adoption in the 73rd General Session, held in May 2005 in Paris - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 02/05/2005 (SEC/2005/554)

Draft EU position on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Standards Commission [Paris January 2005] to be submitted for consideration before the General Session in May 2005 - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 21/04/2005 (SEC/2005/553)

Draft Community response to an OIE questionnaire concerning SPS matters Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 10/02/2005 (SEC/2005/243)

Draft Community proposal for a new Chapter for the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code concerning the small hive beetle - Submitted by the European Commission to the Council on 19/01/2005 (SEC/2005/62)

2004

EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Standards Commission [Paris October 2004] - Submitted by the European Union to the OIE on 19/01/2005

Final EU position on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Standards Commission [Paris October 2004] to be submitted for consideration at the meeting of the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission in January 2005. Submitted by the EU to the OIE on 19/01/2005 (SEC/2004/26 amended ) (D(2004) 522479)."

Draft EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Standards Commission [Paris October 2004] to be submitted for consideration at the meeting of the Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission in January 2005 - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 22/12/2004 (SEC/2004/26)

EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission. - Submitted by the European Union to the OIE on 13/12/2004

Draft EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission, held in Paris, 28 June to 2 July 2004 - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 22/10/2004 (SEC/2004/1344)

EU comments on the OIE Fourth Strategic Plan 2005-2010 - Submitted by the European Union to the OIE on 24/09/2004

EU comments on (1) a draft report of the meeting of an ad hoc group to revise the bluetongue Chapter in the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code and (2) on a review of the new Avian Influenza Code Chapter to be submitted for adoption and consideration in the 73rd General Session, held in May 2005 - Submitted by the European Union to the OIE on 01/07/2004

EU comments on the OIE Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission [Parois, 5-9 January 2004] - Submitted by the European Union to the OIE on 25/05/2004

2003

EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - terrestrial animal health code [Paris December 2003] to be submitted for consideration and possible adoption in the 72nd General Session, held in May 2004 in Paris - Submitted by the European Union to the OIE on 03/03/2004

Global conference on animal welfare : an OIE initiative, Paris, 23 - 25 February 2004. Proceedings.

Draft EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - terrestrial animal health code [Paris December 2003] to be submitted for consideration and possible adoption in the 72nd General Session, held in May 2004 in Paris - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 17/02/2004 (SEC/2004/209)

EU comments on the Draft report of the meeting of the Bureau of the OIE - Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission [Paris October 2003] - Submitted by the European Union to the OIE on 18/12/2003

EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - International Animal Health Code Commission [Paris July 2003] and the Scientific Commission [Paris August 2003] to be submitted for adoption and consideration in the 72nd General Session, held in May 2004 - Submitted by the European Union to the OIE on 19/11/2003

Draft EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Code Commission [Paris July 2003] and the Scientific Commission [Paris August 2003] to be submitted for adoption and consideration in the 72nd General Session, held in May 2004 - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 23/10/2003 (SEC/2003/1177)

Draft EU comments on the report of the meeting of the OIE - Aquatic Animals Health Standards Commission [Paris June 2003] to be submitted for adoption and consideration in the 72nd General Session, held in May 2004 - Submitted by the Commission to the Council on 29/09/2003 (SEC/2003/1065)