1. Apologies and announcements.
2. Minutes of the Fifty Sixth meeting - ACNFP/56/MIN
3. Matters Arising
3.1 ACNFP Open Meeting: Members will be asked to discuss the organisation and agenda for the open meeting that will be held on 13/14 Nov 2002. - ACNFP/57/1
3.2 T25 Maize: Members will be asked to further consider draft advice to Ministers on this application. - ACNFP/57/2
4. Phytosterols: Members will be asked to consider an application from Unilever to extend the range of uses of phytosterol-esters in food products. - ACNFP/57/3
5. Review of the Novel Foods Regulation: Members will be asked to consider a consultation paper issued by the Commission on the review of the Novel Food Regulation 258/97. - ACNFP/57/4
6. Items for information
6.1 SCF/SCP Preliminary Guidance document on the information needed for the risk assessment of GM plants and derived food and feed. - Oral Update
6.2 Update on the progress of the Commissions proposed regulations on tracability and labelling and GM food and feed. - Oral Update
6.3 Updates on recent applications and the Novel Food Competent Authority meeting. - Oral update
7. Any other business.
8. Date of next meeting
LUNCH WILL BE SERVED IN CONFERENCE ROOM 5 AVIATION HOUSE