Today at the plenary session of Mazhilis of the Parliament the deputies approved draft Laws of the RK "On ratification of Treaty on unified principles and rules for circulation of medicines and medical products (medical devices and medical equipment) within the framework of Eurasian economic union .
According to the treaties since January 1, 2016 the common market of medicines and medical products for the countries of the Eurasian economic union will start functioning.
So, on the territory of EEU the medical preparations conforming to the GMP standard (the "gold standard" confirming efficiency, safety and quality of medicine) will be implemented only.
Medicines and medical products will have free circulation on the territory of the Eurasian economic union after passing of procedure of registration by uniform rules to the basis of which the principles and approaches of the European Union are taken. At that national requirements for the state language use when marking a preparation, instruction on medical application, on implementation of the state control and supervision of circulation are observed.
Adoption of the RK Laws on ratification of the treaties does not contradict the national legislation of the country and promotes the strengthening of population health in the member countries via provision of access to safe, effective and high quality medicines and medical products by means of harmonization of the member countries legislation in the sphere of circulation of medicines and medical products.
Let us remind, on May 29, 2014 the Treaty on Eurasian economic union was signed and within its framework it is stipulated to create common market of services, goods, capital and manpower of the union member countries. Treaties on unified principles and rules for circulation of medicines and medical products have been signed on December 23, 2014.