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Consumer Protection Act, 1986 (No. 68 of 1986).

This Act applies to all goods and services. The Act provides for the establishment of the Central level and State level Consumer Protection Councils to promote and protect the rights of the consumers. The Act defines the composition of the Councils and provides for its objects....
India
1986

Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority Rules, 1986.

These Rules contain provisions on the powers of the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority relating to financial matters and also include further provisions on the registration process for exporters of agricultural and processed food products. Application for Registration specify that every application for...
India
1986

Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Cess Act, 1985 (No. 3 of 1986).

This Act is complementary to the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority Act, 1985. The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority Act, 1985 provided for the establishment of an authority to be called the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority...
India
1986

Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority Act, 1985 (No. 2 of 1986).

This Act provides the Central Government the power to establish an Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority. The Act contains provisions on the composition, finance, audit and functions of the Authority. The Authority shall be responsible for the development of industries relating to the...
India
1986

Spices Board Act, 1986 (Act No. 10 of 1986).

The Act further provides for: powers of the Central Government to control price and distribution of cardamom and to prohibit or control the import of cardamom; grants and loans made to the Board by the Central Government; offences and penalties; etc. ...
India
1986

Meghalaya Agricultural Produce Market Act, 1980 (No. 1 of 1981).

The Act grants the State Government the power to establish and constitute a State Board to be known as the Meghalaya State Agricultural Marketing Board and details out the membership process, composition and powers of the Board. Additionally, the State Government is also empowered to set...
India (Meghalaya)
1981

Tripura Agricultural Produce Markets Act, 1980. (Tripura Act No. 15 of 1983).

The Act, consisting of ten Chapters, provides the State Government the power to set up markets and constitute marketing committees. Additionally, the Act establishes composition, duties and responsibilities of the above mentioned market committees as well as their objectives which shall include the management of the...
India (Tripura)
1980

Meat Food Products Order, 1973.

This Order, consisting of 15 sections and four Schedules, establishes the requirements to be satisfied in order to produce, process and sell animal species specified below; Ovines; Caprines; Swines; Bovines; and poultry. The Central Government shall constitute a Committee to be called Meat Food Products Advisory...
India
1973

West Bengal Agricultural Produce Marketing (Regulation) Act, 1972 (No. 35 of 1972).

The Act provides the State Government the power to set up markets and constitute marketing committees. Additionally, the Act defines the internal organization of the market committees and their objectives which shall include the management of the markets in regulating the trade of notified agricultural produce....
India (West Bengal)
1972 (1981)

Food Corporations Act, 1964 (Act No. 37 of 1964).

The Act also provides for rule making powers of the Central Government, regulation making powers of a Food Corporation and for offences. ...
India
1964 (1988)

Export (Quality Control and Inspection) Rules, 1964.

These Rules provide for terms of office, functions, proceedings, etc. of the Export Inspection Council. Procedures and methods for quality control and inspection, and for amendments, suspension or revocation of the certificates are provided in the Rules. Agencies for quality control or inspection shall be recognized...
India
1964 (1986)

Export (Quality Control and Inspection) Act (Act No. 22 of 1963).

This Act provides for the control of the quality of goods exported from India. The Central Government shall establish the Export Inspection Council. Goods shall be accompanied by a certificate which proves that the commodity satisfies the conditions relating to quality control and inspection, and which...
India
1963 (1984)

Rajasthan Agricultural Produce Markets Act, 1961 (No. 38 of 1961).

The Act provides the State Government the power to set up markets and constitute marketing committees. Additionally, the Act defines the internal organization of the market committees and their objectives which shall include the management of the markets in regulating the trade of notified agricultural produce....
India (Rajasthan)
1961 (2008)

Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954

The Act seeks to prevent the adulteration of any article used as food of drinks for human consumption excluding drugs and water. The Act gives the power to the Central Government to set up at Central Committee for Food Standards and Central Food Laboratory for testing...
India
1954

Coffee Act, 1942 (Act No. 7 of 1942).

The Act also provides for the following: licences for coffee curing establishments; payments to registered owners out of the pool fund; offences and penalties; etc. ...
India
1942 (1994)

Agricultural Produce (Grading and Marking) Act, 1937 (Act No. 1 of 1937).

The Act grades 80 primary commodities for export and for internal consumption, and prescribes conditions relating to the packaging of the produce and the marking of the package. The Act further provides for penalties regarding the marking of the scheduled articles. ...
India
1937 (1986)

Bengal Food Adulteration Act, 1919 (No. 6 of 1919).

The Act prohibits the sale of articles of food which are not in the proper standard or quantity or not in the prescribed standards of purity as laid down in the Act. Furthermore, the Act contains provisions on the procedure for analysis, inspection and seizure of...
India (West Bengal)
1919 (1950)
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