The European Parliament's environment, public health and food safety (ENVI)
committee is due to give its opinion on the draft report on biotech crops
regulation on November 5, 2014, which is three years since the Parliament
made votes on future legislation on the restriction of biotech crops in
their territories. At present, only MON 810 maize
e> has been permitted for cultivation in Europe since 1998. In addition,
seven requests are pending for approval.