Today at plenary session of the Mazhilis of Parlament of the RK the members of the house approved the draft of Laws "about ratification of the Protocol on the accession of the Republic of Armenia to Agreement on common principles and rules of circulation of medicines in the framework of the Eurasian Economic Union dated December 23, 2014 and "about ratification of the Protocol on the accession of the Republic of Armenia to Agreement about union principles and rules for the treatment of medical products (product of medical purpose and medical techniques) in the framework of the Eurasian Economic Union dated December 23, 2014
The above agreements were signed at a meeting of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission held in Moscow December 23, 2014. The President of RK signed Laws of the RK on ratification of these instruments in October 2015. Agreements establishes common principles and rules in the territory of the Member States of the Eurasian Economic Union (further - EAEU) medicines that meet the standards of adequate pharmaceutical practices and medical products, satisfying the requirements of the quality management system of medical goods.
After completing the registration procedure for common rules, principles and approaches taken by the European Union, medicines and medical products will come into free circulation in the territory of EAEU. This will be complied with the requirements of national legislation on the use of the State language when labeling of the preparation instructions for medical application, supervision and control over the management.
Accession protocols to the agreements approved by decrees of the President of the RK dated November 27, 2015.
The adoption of draft laws on the ratification of the protocols did not contravene national legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and contributes to public health Member States EAEU by providing access to safe, effective and quality medicines and medical products through the adoption of measures necessary for the harmonization of the laws of the Member States of the EAEU in the sphere of circulation of medicines and medical goods.
Ratification of these protocols will enable Kazakhstan to take a worthy place in the General market of medicines and medical devices of the Eurasian Economic Union and enhance the competitiveness of the domestic pharmaceutical products.