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Decree by which various provisions of the Regulation of the General Health Law on advertising are amended, added, and repealed

Objectives:

To restrict advertising of prepackaged foods and beverages in order to protect public health and the best interest of the child

Scope:

This decree establishes that prepackaged foods and beverages can be marketed on television only if they comply with the criteria established by the Ministry of Health through the Federal Commission for the Protection against Sanitary Risks (COFEPRIS).