84. Official controls.

Provision is made1 for the verification of compliance with official controls established by EU rules in the areas of:

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    (1)     food and food safety, integrity and wholesomeness at any stage of production, processing and distribution of food, including rules aimed at ensuring fair practices in trade and protecting consumer interests and information, and the manufacture and use of materials and articles intended to come into contact with food;

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    (2)     deliberate release into the environment of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) for the purpose of food and feed production;

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    (3)     feed and feed safety at any stage of production, processing and