We, Qaboos bin Said, the Sultan of Oman
after perusal of the Basic Statute of the State promulgated by Royal Decree 101/96,
and in pursuance of public interest,
have decreed as follows
The provisions of the attached law shall apply in regard to food safety.
The Minister of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources shall issue the necessary regulations and decisions to implement the provisions of this law after coordination with the competent bodies.
All that is contrary to this law, or in conflict with its provisions, is hereby repealed.
This decree shall be published in the Official Gazette, and comes into force after six months from the date of its publication.
Issued on: 24 Rabi Al-Thani 1414
Corresponding to: 10 October 1993
Qaboos bin Said
Sultan of Oman
Published in Official Gazette 867 issued on 15 July 2008.