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  1. Environmental Risk Assesment Guidelines – Genetically Engineered Plants,2016PDF(1.70 MB) | A Guide for StakeholdersPDF(1.69 MB) and Risk Analysis Framework,2016PDF(2.2 MB).
  2. Monitoring Confined field trials of Regulated Genetically Engineered (GE) PlantsPDF(6.1 MB)
  3. Crop specific biology documents – MustardPDF(2.4 MB) | Pigeon peaPDF(2.2 MB) | PapayaPDF(2.1 MB) | ChickpeaPDF(2.4 MB) | RubberPDF(1.6 MB)|TomatoPotatoPDF(1.7 MB) and SorghumPDF(2.2 MB).
  4. Authorizing Indian Council of agricultural Research (ICAR) for approval of Bt Cotton HybridsPDF(5.5 MB)
  5. Decisions for Ease of doing Business by Genetic Engineering Appraisal CommitteePDF(15.1 KB)
  6. Due to inadvertant typographical error, the minutes of 133rd GEAC meeting are replaced with new version. Decisions taken in the 133rd meeting of the GEACPDF(53.5 KB)
  7. Decision of Government with regard to Environmental release of Transgenic MustardPDF(10.3 KB)
  8. Reconstitution of the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committe [28 May 2018]PDF(57.6 KB)
  9. Decisions taken in the 136th meeting of the GEACPDF(1.68 KB)
  10. Decisions taken in the 135th meeting of the GEACPDF(2.4 MB)
  11. PDF(140 KB)
  12. Decisions taken in the 132th meeting of the GEAC PDF(49.9 KB)
  13. Decisions taken in the 131th meeting of the GEACPDF(99.5 KB)
  14. Decisions taken in the 130th meeting of the GEACPDF(2.6 MB)
  15.  Special Meeting of GEAC held on 18.07.2016PDF(5.57 KB)
  16. Decisions taken in the 129th meeting of the GEACPDF(445 KB
  17. Decisions taken in the 128th meeting of the GEACPDF(274 KB)
  18. Decisions taken in the 127th meeting of the GEACDecisions taken in the 127th meeting of the GEACPDF(274 KB)
  19. Decisions taken in the 126th meeting of the GEACPDF(155 KB)
  20. Decisions taken in the 125th meeting of the GEACPDF(287 KB)
  21. Decisions taken in the 124th meeting of the GEACPDF(248 KB)
  22. Decisions taken in the 123rd meeting of the GEACPDF(222 KB)
  23. Decisions taken in the 122nd meeting of the GEACPDF(282 KB)
  24. Decisions taken in the 121st meeting of the GEACPDF(517 KB)
  25. Decisions taken in the 120th meeting of the GEACPDF(233 KB)
  26. Decisions taken in the 119th meeting of the GEACPDF(301 KB)
  27. Decisions taken in the 118th meeting of the GEACPDF(344 KB)
  28. Decisions taken in the 117th meeting of the GEACPDF(231 KB)
  29. Biology documents of – Cotton | Rice | MaizePDF(51.4 MB) and Okra.
  30. Inviting Nomination to the Roster of Experts (ROE) to the Caragena Protocol on Biosafety.PDF(77 KB)
  31. New procedure for commercial release of Bt Cotton Hybrids Expressing Approved Events.PDF(1.28 MB)
  32. Constitution of the Expert Committee to review the findings of the large Scale trials and other related biosafety studies on Bt brinjalPDF(53.7 KB)
  33. Reconstitution of the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee (GEAC), Office Order(1.70 MB)
  34. Re-constitution of Expert-Committee on Bt Brinjal and related issues as on 30.11.2007. [ html], [ pdf],PDF(44.5 KB) [word].
  35. Minutes of the second meeting of the Expert Committee on Bt brinjal held on 3.07.2007 [pdf](153 KB)PDF, [word].
  36. List of GEAC members as on 22.7.2008.PDF(36 KB)[word].
  37. Hon’ble SC order dated 13.02.2008 in Writ Petition(Civil) 260/2005 in IA filed by M/s Aruna Rodrigues vs UoI.
  38. Hon’ble SC order dated 8.5.2006 in Writ Petition 260/2005 in IA 4/2006 filed by M/s Aruna Rodrigues vs UoI. [ html], [pdf]PDF(17.5 KB), [ word].
  39. Minutes of the Meeting of the Sub Committee to Review the Implications of the Hon’ble Supreme Court Directions dated 08.05.2007PDF(97.3 KB), [word].
    ICAR Reports:-

    1. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids North Zone – 2008-2009.PDF(408 KB)
    2. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids Central Zone – 2008-2009.PDF(1.01 MB)
    3.  Evolution of Bt Cotton Hybrids South Zone – 2008-2009.PDF(1.05 KB)
    4. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids North Zone (2007-08)PDF(808 KB)
    5. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids – Central Zone – 2007-08.PDF(1.2 MB)
    6. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids – South Zone – 2007-08.PDF(739 KB)
    7. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids – North Zone 2006-07PDF(390 KB)
    8. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids – Central Zone – 2006-07PDF(586 KB)
    9. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids – South Zone – 2006-07PDF(613 KB)
    10. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids – North Zone – 2005-06. [pdf] .
    11. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids – Central Zone – 2005-06.PDF(555 KB)
    12. Evaluation of Bt Cotton Hybrids – South Zone – 2005-06.PDF(593 KB)
  40. The Composition of the Re-constituted Genetic Engineering Approval Committee (GEAC) as on 25.1.2007 [ html], [ pdf]PDF(39.2 KB), [ word].
  41. Constitution of the Expert Committee under Dr. Deepak Penthal, VC Delhi University. [ html], [pdf]PDF(49.3 KB),[word].
  42. Composition of the reconstituted GEAC [ html], [ pdf]PDF(36.2 KB), [ word].
  43. Procedure for clearance by GEAC for import of GMO/LMO Products. [ html], [ pdf]PDF(37.7 KB), [word].
  44. FORM I – RCGM Proforma for Import for R & D. [ html], [ pdf]PDF(18.7 KB), [ word].
  45. FORM II A – GEAC Proforma for Pharmaceuticals. [ html], [ pdf]PDF(46.1 KB), [word].
  46. FORM II B – GEAC Proforma for transgenic crops. [html], [pdf]PDF(23.3 KB), [ word].
  47. FORM III – GEAC Proforma for LMO-FFP. [ html], [ pdf]PDF(34 KB), [ word].
  48. FORM IV- GEAC Proforma for Processed Food.[ html], [ pdf]PDF(29.6 KB), [ word].
  49. Ground rules for consideration of the proposal [ html], [ pdf]PDF(46.4 KB), [ word].
  50. Schedule for the GEAC meeting [ html], [ pdf]PDF(20.5 KB), [ word].
  51. Report of the sub-Committee on Bt Cotton and related issues under the chairmanship of Dr. C.D. Mayee, Chairman ASRB and Co-Chair GEAC.(91.7 KB)PDF.
    1. Annexure-I: Minutes of the first meeting of the Sub-Committee on Bt Cotton and related issues held on 10th May 2006..PDF(58.2 KB)
    2. Annexure-II: Experimental Trial specifications for multi-location field trials..PDF(18.9 KB)
    3. Annexure-III: Suggested protocol for SAU testing of Bt cotton hybrids..PDF(11.3 KB)
    4. Annexure-IV:Procedure for New hybrid/variety with new gene..PDF(12.3 KB)
    5. Annexure-V:PROTOCOL FOR LST .PDF(135 KB)

Biosafety Data on Bt Brinjal[html]

For further information, please contact
Conservation & Survey Division
Ministry of Environment & Forests,
Paryavaran Bhawan, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road,
New Delhi.