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The last full scientific review of this document was completed on 15 June 2015.
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Timeline of review process
Date review started: 7 June 2012
First consultation: 28 January 2013 to 22 April 2013
Second consultation: 27 September 2013 to 20 December 2013
Third consultation: 14 May 2014 to 2 June 2014
Document discussed at the following working group meetings:
- 17 July 2013
- 12 February 2014
- 25 June 2014
Date document issued: 15 June 2015
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