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Document ID (ISN)76568
CIS number 01-306
ISSN - Serial title 0378-7060 - Journal officiel des Communautés européennes - Official Journal of the European Communities
Year 1998
Convention or series no. 1999/78/CE 1999/78/EC
Title Council Decision of 22 June 1998 on the conclusion of an Agreement on Mutual Recognition between the European Community and the United States of America [European Communities]
Original title Décision du Conseil du 22 juin 1998 relative à la conclusion d'un accord de reconnaissance mutuelle entre la Communauté européenne et les Etats-Unis d'Amérique [Communautés européennes] [in French]
Bibliographic information 4 Feb. 1999, Vol.42, No.L 31, p.1-81.
Internet access http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/en/lif/dat/1999/en_299A0204_01.html [in English]
http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/fr/lif/dat/1999/fr_299A0204_01.html [in French]
Abstract This Decision (entry into force: 1 Dec. 1998) establishes the procedures for mutual recognition of compliance tests by the competent national and/or community authorities within the European Union and the United States for the following categories: telecommunications equipment; electromagnetic compatibility; electrical safety; recreational craft; pharmaceutical good manufacturing practices; medical devices.
Descriptors (primary) USA; European Communities; compliance tests; approval; international cooperation
Descriptors (secondary) information dissemination; drugs; electromagnetic devices; telecommunications equipment; ships; labelling; standard; hospitals; inspection; pharmaceutical industry; international agreements; directive; electrical safety
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; USA
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Labour inspection