Users can get information about the Act, its objectives, extent, short title and commencement. Legal Metrology Act, 2009 & Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011 (Ammended upto November 2012) Indian Small Scale Paint Association 104, Shubham Center No. startxref 40. <<6F81C18A865B4B49BE8357289DCAC42D>]>> var MOYArray = new initArray('January','February','March','April', 'May','June','July','August','September', 'October','November','December'); S. 10   Transaction or dealing or contract in respect of goods etc , by weight , measure or number than prescribed. 1B, Cardinal Gracias Road, Chakala, Andheri (E), Mumbai - 400 099. Non-keeping of duly verified 5 litre/10 litre capacity measures by Petrol/Diesel  Retail Outlet. S.37 Contravention by Government approved Test Centre, S 19. Shall be liable to be proceeded against and punished accordingly and the power of court to publish name, place of business, etc for companies convicted. GSR 202 (E) --- In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) read with clause (j) and (q) of sub-section (2) of section 52 of the Legal Metrology Act 2009, (1 of 2010), the Central Government hereby makes the following rules, namely:- 1. "Controller" means the Controller of Legal Metrology appointed under section 14; b. function initArray() { %%EOF 0000008603 00000 n In making any rule under this section, the Central Government may provide that a breach thereof shall be punishable with fine which may extend to five thousand rupees. THE LEGAL METROLOGY ACT, 2009 # NO. Shall be punished with fine which shall not be less than two thousand rupees but which may extend to five thousand rupees and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which shall not be less than three months but which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. Authorisation under Section 49 (2) of the Legal Metrology Act, 2009. Circular & Orders. document.write('Last updated on '); Legal Metrology Act, 2009 (Few Section in brief) 2 (f) "pre-packaged commodity" means a commodity which without the purchaser being present is placed in a package of whatever nature, whether sealed or not, so that the product contained therein has a pre-determined quantity; 12. 0000002502 00000 n 0000008394 00000 n 0000058841 00000 n S. 23 Repair/sale of weight or measure  without licence. @����lv�͔Y}�;��x2�xV^fL�%��gS�'O�p٠�b���� 8������& �e`z� 71(E). document.write(MOYArray[(LastModDate.getMonth()+1)],' '); S.18(1) Selling, etc., of non-standard packages. Shall be punished with fine which may extend to twenty-five thousand rupees and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months and also with fine. Shall be punished with fine which may extend to twenty thousand rupees or with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year,  or with both. Tel : 2836 6359 Telefax : 2832 6656 E-mail : secretary@isspa.org Website : www.isspa.org The Legal Metrology Act , 2009 , enacted on January 13, 2010, which is to be notified shortly along with rules, will not only affect the trade practices related to weights and measures but will also be relevant for the central excise law. SITE STATISTICS SINCE 0. } 2. 0000008812 00000 n Content maintained and updated by Legal Metrology Department, Government of Meghalaya, India The section 36(1) reads as follows: “ Penalty for selling, etc., of non-standard packages. Penalty for quoting or publishing, etc., of non-standard units. Section 29 in The Legal Metrology Act, 2009. Registration required Also available at Rate this; Comment; Related Links. Shall be punished with fine which may extend to twenty-five thousand rupees and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine, or with both. Shall be punished with fine of two thousand rupees. Any custom, usage, practice or method of whatever nature which permits a person to Shall be punished with a fine which may extend to five thousand rupees and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year and also with fine. The Legal Metrology Act, 2009 came into effect on the 1 st of April, 2011, replacing the Weights and Measures Act. Share This . Shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine which may extend to ten thousand rupees or with both. 2 No. Citizen Charter. Judgment Search Results Home > Cases Phrase: legal metrology act section 27 Year: 2009 Page 1 of about 6,302 results (0.259 seconds) Jan 27 2009 (HC) Satrughan Singhal Vs. the State of Jharkhand and ors. Whoever violates section 11 shall be punished with fine which may extend to ten thousand rupees and, for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. 0000002290 00000 n 61 0 obj <> endobj S.23 Manufacture of weight or measure without licence. 0000002025 00000 n This Legal Metrology Act has been promulgated by Parliament of India in the year 2010.An Act to establish and enforce standards of weights and measures, regulate trade and commerce in weights, measures and other goods which are sold or distributed by weight, measure or number and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.This statute has 5 Chapters and 57 Sections. 0000002960 00000 n Shall be punished with fine which may extend to twenty thousand rupees and for the second and subsequent offence with imprisonment for a term which  may extend to three years or with fine or with both. 0000006263 00000 n 0000001056 00000 n Declaration of Policy. 0000002131 00000 n THE LEGAL METROLOGY ACT, 2009 Ministry: In making any Rule under this section, the State Government may provide that a breach thereof shall be punishable with fine which may extend to five thousand rupees. 61 38 - This Act shall be known as "The National Metrology Act of 2003." 0000001919 00000 n 1 of 1994] 4. Shall be punished with fine of four thousand rupees. The legal community has been discussing whether section 36(1) of the Legal Metrology Act, 2009 provides for penal action for mis-declaration/false declaration or non-declaration or both. - In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) read with clauses (c), (f), (h), (i) and (s) of sub-section (2) of section 52 of The Legal Metrology Act 2009, (1 of 2010), the Central Government hereby makes the following rules, namely. Application for Nomination of the Director by the Company under Sub- Section (2) of the Legal Metrology Act, 2009. 1 OF 2010 $ [13th January, 2010.] 25. Decided on : Jan-27-2009. xref Rule 21(4) of Meghalaya Legal Metrology (Enforcement) Rules, 2011 – Non keeping of duly verified test weight at the site of weighing instrument. Shall be punished with fine which may extend to twenty thousand rupees and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year and also with fine. OM / Notifications. Rules 18(5) of Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011Obliterate Smudge are alter the Maximum Retail Price indicated by the Manufacturer or packer or the Importer, Rules 27 – 31 of Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011 – Non-Registration of manufacturers, packers and importer of packaged commodities. document.write(LastModDate.getDate(),', ',(LastModDate.getYear()+1900)); Non-exhibition of verification certificate in a conspicuous place in the premises where weights, measures, weighing and measuring instruments to which the Certificate relates are used. Related Links. The Legal Metrology Act, 2009 and the Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011 (Rules) prescribe the mandatory technical and legal requirements relating to standards of weights and measures for goods which are sold or distributed in India. 0000008190 00000 n We assist importers with new registrations as well as renewals of the existing license. Shall be punished with fine, which may extend to five thousand rupees. Shall be punished with fine which shall not be less than two thousand rupees but which may extend to ten thousand rupees and, for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year and also with fine. + An Act to establish and enforce standards of weights and measures, regulate trade and commerce in weights, measures and other goods which are sold or distributed by weight, measure or number and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. Section -29 Penalty for quoting or publishing, etc., of non-standard units Whoever violates section 11 shall be punished with fine which may extend to ten thousand rupees and, for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. Shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which shall not be less than six months but which may extend to one year and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which shall not be less than six months but which may extend to five years. S.34. The Legal Metrology Act, 2009 (hereinafter referred to as the "Act") in India, deals with the units and methods of weighment and measurement in… S.18(2) Whoever manufactures or pack or import or causes to be manufactured or packed or imported any pre packed commodity  with error in net quantity. For a more formal presentation of legal metrology please refer to OIML D 1:2012 Considerations for a law on metrology. Shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year or with fine which may extend to ten thousand rupees or with both. National, secondary and working standards. Amended by [Act No. ..... deposit on or remove from the receptor, the load to be measured and also to obtain the result is a non-automatic weighing instrument. S. 8(4)   Manufacture of weight or measure not conforming to Standards. Rule 21(5) of Meghalaya Legal Metrology (Enforcement) Rules, 2011 . The Legal Metrology Act, 2009. Shall be punished with fine which may extend to twenty-five thousand rupees and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months and also with fine. Act Year: 2010: Short Title: The Legal Metrology Act, 2009: Long Title: An Act to establish and enforce standards of weights and measures, regulate trade and commerce in weights, measures and other goods which are sold or distributed by weight, measure or number and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. Shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to two years and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to five years. 0000007571 00000 n The new law seeks to repeal the over three-decade-old cumbersome Standards of Weights & Measures Act, 1976. NOTIFICATION . 0000034873 00000 n S. 11 Quote or make announcement or issue or exhibit of price list or changing of price than in accordance with standard unit of weight or measure or numeration. H+��Y���O��"4f9J3Lg�`*V��-��A�q%s��;lRL�T�d�ө���NHs100o�:L�if`�����g`��������m�9�iF > ` ˜e� Non Suspension of Beam Scale in trade premises. 37661 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 19 May 2014 Act No. document.write(''); S. 8(3)    Use of weight, measure or numeration other than the Standard weight, measure or numeration. Shall be punished with fine which may extend to ten thousand rupees and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. trailer 7th March 2011 . Act No. The Central Government has also circulated the draft model State Enforcement Rules. Notice Board. S 20. 0000003635 00000 n Creating global standards for use in legal metrology legislation is the role of the OIML . The Rules will be adopted and notified by all State Governments and UTs for enforcement with effect from the 1st April, 2011. As per Section 32 read with Section 33 of the Legal Metrology Act, 2009 " Penalty for failure to get model approved: whoever fails or omits to submit model of any weight or measure for approval, shall be punished with fine which may extended to twenty thousand rupees and for second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year and also with fine The Legal Metrology Act, 2009 replaces the Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976 and the Standards of Weights and Measures (Enforcement) Act , 1985. 9 of 2014: Legal Metrology Act, 2014 AIDS HELPLINE: 0800-123-22 Prevention is the cure . 0000002343 00000 n Shall be punished with fine which may extend to five thousand rupees and for the second  or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year and also with fine. for (var i = 0; i < this.length; i++) this[i+1] = initArray.arguments[i] S.24 Use of unverified weight or measure. —Whoever imports any non-standard weight or measure shall be punished with fine, which may extend to fifty thousand rupees and for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year and also with fine. 0000001409 00000 n The Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011. 0000002184 00000 n 0000034643 00000 n 0 Shall be punished with fine which may extend to twenty thousand rupees and for the second  or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. The application for registration is filed in schedule X under Rule 15 and obtained under section 19 of Legal Metrology Act 2009. Penalty for import of non-standard weight or measure. For examples of measurements in our daily lives, click here to view the VSL (Netherlands) video "Metrology in … 0000081404 00000 n Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Pubic Distribution (Department of Consumer Affairs) G.S.R. The Legal Metrology Act, 2009|Legislative Department | Ministry of Law and Justice | GoI. 0000002555 00000 n Income Tax Department > Tax Laws & Rules > Acts > Legal Metrology Act, 2009 Income Tax Department > All Acts > Legal Metrology Act, 2009 Public Grievance. Shall be punished with fine which may extend to five thousand rupees and for the second  or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. Non using of weights and measures in clean condition or without proper lighting arrangement.