Council Directive 74/647/EEC of 9 December 1974 on control of carnation leaf-rollers

Published date28 December 1974
Subject Matteraproximación de las legislaciones,Legislación fitosanitaria,ravvicinamento delle legislazioni,Legislazione fitosanitaria,rapprochement des législations,Législation phytosanitaire
Official Gazette PublicationOfficial Journal of the European Communities, L 352, 28 December 1974,Gazzetta ufficiale delle Comunità europee, L 352, 28 dicembre 1974,Journal officiel des Communautés européennes, L 352, 28 décembre 1974
EUR-Lex - 31974L0647 - EN

Council Directive 74/647/EEC of 9 December 1974 on control of carnation leaf-rollers

Official Journal L 352 , 28/12/1974 P. 0041 - 0042
Finnish special edition: Chapter 3 Volume 6 P. 0033
Greek special edition: Chapter 03 Volume 11 P. 0129
Swedish special edition: Chapter 3 Volume 6 P. 0033
Spanish special edition: Chapter 03 Volume 8 P. 0063
Portuguese special edition Chapter 03 Volume 8 P. 0063


COUNCIL DIRECTIVE of 9 December 1974 on control of carnation leaf-rollers (74/647/EEC)

THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES,

Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Economic Community, and in particular Articles 43 and 100 thereof;

Having regard to the proposal from the Commission;

Having regard to the Opinion of the European Parliament (1);

Having regard to the Opinion of the Economic and Social Committee (2);

Whereas the production of carnations occupies an important place in Community agriculture;

Whereas the carnation yield is constantly threatened by harmful organisms;

Whereas, through the protection of carnation cultivation against such harmful organisms, not only should productive capacity be maintained but also agricultural productivity increased;

Whereas protective measures to prevent the introduction of harmful organisms into individual Member States would have only a limited effect if such organisms were not controlled simultaneously and methodically throughout the Community and were not prevented from spreading;

Whereas the organisms most harmful to carnations are the Mediterranean and South African leaf-rollers;

Whereas these harmful organisms have occurred in several Member States;

Whereas there is a permanent risk to carnation cultivation throughout the Community if effective measures are not taken to control these harmful organisms and to prevent them from spreading;

Whereas, in order to eradicate these harmful organisms, minimum provisions must be adopted for the Community ; whereas Member States must be able to adopt additional or stricter provisions where necessary,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DIRECTIVE:

Article 1

This Directive concerns the minimum measures to be taken within Member States to control carnation leaf-rollers and to prevent them from spreading.

Article 2

For the purposes of this Directive "carnation leaf-roller" means the Mediterranean carnation leaf-roller (Cacoecimorpha pronubana Hb)...

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