On August 28th, 2017, the Executive Power issued Decree No. 7634, by which Article 162 of Law No. 836/1980 – Sanitary Code

On August 28th, 2017, the Executive Power issued Decree No. 7634, by which Article 162 of Law No. 836/1980 – Sanitary Code – Article which sets forth the rules for the authorization to operate and establishment of corporations that offer foods and foodstuffs to the public – and established the requirement and conditions for the performance of the Technical Directors of said corporations.

The relevant aspects of the Decree are the following: The complete text of the Decree (in Spanish) may be accessed here