Biological agents, toxins, handling of high-risk biological agents and toxins, handling of risky biological agents and toxins, transport of biological agents and toxins. Organic chemicals (ICS: 71.080), Military engineering. Military affairs. Weapons (ICS: 95.020)
Draft Act amending Act No 281/2002 on certain measures related to the prohibition of bacteriological (biological) and toxin weapons and on amendments to the Trading Act, as amended (19 pages, in English; 18 pages, in Czech)
The draft amendment to Act No. 281/2002 comprises, in particular:
• adapting the definitions of legal terms,
• refining and clarifying certain legal requirements for the handling of biological agents and toxins,
• legislative and technical amendments in response to the latest developments in law-making,
• introducing the concept of security of biological agents and toxins, and
• new provisions regarding administrative sanctioning.