Agenda for the 68th Meeting of the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee to be held on 1.6.2006.
Venue: Room No 403, Paryavaran Bhawan, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road,
Time: 10.30 A.M
Agenda item No. 1 Leave of absence
Agenda item No. 2 Confirmation of Minutes of 67th Meeting of the GEAC held on 22.5.2006.
Agenda item No. 3 Action taken report on the decision taken in the 67th meeting.
Agenda Item No 4 Consideration of Proposals
4.1 Consideration of proposal for multi-locational trials recommended by RCGM in its meeting held on 23.5.2006.
4.2 Permission for large scale trials and seed production of four Bt Brinjal hybrids namely MHB-4 Bt, MHB 9 Bt MHB 80 Bt and MHBJ-99 Bt expressing cry 1 Ac gene.
4.3 Permission for large scale trials and seed production with IT 925 Bt and IT 928 Bt expressing Cry 1 Ac gene (Mon 531 event) in the South zone by M/s Proagro Seeds Co. Pvt Ltd.
4.4 Permission for large scale trials and seed production with Navkar 5 EXPRESSING encoding fusion genes (cry 1Ab+Cry Ac) ‘ GFM in the North, Central and South zones by M/s Navkar Hybrids Seeds Pvt Ltd.
4.5 Permission for 2nd large scale trials with ACH 155-1 Bt Bt expressing Cry 1 Ac gene (Mon 531 event) by M/s Ajeet Seeds Ltd.
4.6 Request for seed production in 100 ha during first year LST/MLT.
4.7 Representation received from Centre for Sustainable Agriculture regarding mortality in Sheep flocks after grazing on Bt Cotton field at Warangal Andhra Pradesh.
Agenda Item No 5 Any Other matter with the permission of the Chair.