standards of weights and measures act, 1976 repealed

(a) five thousand rupees, for the approval of the model of any weight or measure intended to be made or manufactured for sale, purchase, distribution or delivery in the course of any inter-State trade or commerce; (b) one thousand rupees, for the verification and stamping of a weight or measure of the first category within the meaning of section 41; (c) five thousand rupees, for the verification and stamping of a weight or measure of the second category, within the meaning of section 41; (d) one rupee for every 100 words or less, for the grant of copies of any document, not being a document of a confidential nature; (e) ten rupees, for the registration of exporters or importers of weights and measures; (f) twenty-five rupees for any appeal preferred under this Act. (4) On receipt of an application referred to in sub-section (2), the Director shall, if he is satisfied after such inquiry as he may think fit, that it is expedient in the public interest so to do, include the name of the applicant in the register referred to in sub-section (2) and issue to the applicant a certificate to the effect that his name has been so included and send a copy of the said certificate to the Controller of Legal Metrology in the State in which such exporter or importer is carrying on his business. Please suggest corrections. The Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976 Preamble [Act No. (4) Every secondary standard or working standard which is not verified and stamped in accordance with the provisions of sub-section (1) or sub-section (2), as the case may be, shall not be deemed to be a secondary standard or working standard and shall not be used as such. (4) A weight or measure of the second category shall not be verified and stamped in the transferor State but shall be verified and stamped, after its re-assembly and installation for use, by the local Inspector in the transferee State. (a) makes, manufactures, sells, distributes or otherwise disposes of any weight or measure or other goods which are sold, delivered or distributed by weight, measure or number, or. (iii) the assessment of any work done, wages due or services rendered; (za) unverified weight or measure means a weight or measure which, being required to be verified and stamped under this Act, has not been so verified and stamped; (zb) verification, with its grammatical variations and cognate expressions, includes, in relation to any weight or measure, the process of comparing, checking, testing or adjusting such weight or measure with a view to ensuring that such weight or measure conforms to the standards established by or under this Act, and also includes re-verification and calibration; (zc) weighing or measuring instrument means any object, instrument, apparatus or device, or any combination thereof, which is, or is intended to be, used, exclusively or additionally, for the purpose of making any weighment or measurement, and includes any appliance, accessory or part associated with any such object, instrument, apparatus or device; (zd) weight or measure means a weight or measure specified by or under this Act, and includes a weighing or measuring instrument; (ze) working standard means the set of standard weight or measure which is made or manufactured by or on behalf of Government for the verification of any standard weight or measure, other than a national prototype or national reference or secondary standard. 76    Establishment of a Training Institute and provisions for training there at The Legal Metrology Act, 2009. The new law seeks to repeal the over three-decade-old cumbersome Standards of Weights & Measures Act, 1976. (60 of 1976) An Act to establish standards of weights and measures, to regulate inter-State trade or commerce in weights, measures and other goods which are sold or distributed by weight, measure or number, and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto . 32    Use of weights only or measures only in certain cases (2) Subject to the provisions of sub-section (1), the Central Government may specify, by rules made in this behalf, the classes of weights or measures which would fall in the first category or the second category, and may, from time to time, if the circumstances so require, alter the category in which any class of weight or measure has been specified. Part IV    Inter-State Trade Or Commerce In Weight, Measure Or Other Goods  (2) In computing the time when the re-verification of a weight or measure of the first category shall become due in the transferee State, the period during which such weight or measure remains unsold or undistributed in the transferee State, shall be excluded. - 1. Title: repealed, on 18 December 2013, by section 4 of the Weights and Measures Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 145). (2) Every package to which this Part applies shall bear thereon the name of the manufacturer and also of the packer or distributor. (2) The ampere is that constant current which if maintained in two straight parallel conductors of infinite length, of negligible circular cross-section, and placed one metre apart in vacuum, would produce between these conductors a force equal to 2 x 10 newton per metre of length. in accordance with such scales as may be specified by rules made under this Act. 22    Manufacture, of non-standard weight or measure prohibited (1) This Act may be cited as the Weights and Measures &c. Act 1976. For the purposes of this section, (a) company means any body corporate and includes a firm or other association of individuals; and. Science and Research Act 19491968 . 66    Penalty for contravention of Sec. (iii) a place where any books of account or other documents pertaining to any trade or transaction are kept. Central Government Act. 35 Go through the Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976 and know its provisions, schedules, annexures and latest amendments. 85    Repeal and savings. 6    Base unit of mass There are 8 parts of this Act. 60    Penalty for manufacture of weights or measures unless approval of model is in force Explanation. STATE AGRICULTURAL CREDIT CORPORATIONS ACT, 1968 . (2) Nothing in sub-section (1) shall apply to a person who commits the same or similar offence within a period of three years from the date on which the first offence, committed by him, was compounded. 57. In exercise of the powers conferred by section 83 of the Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976 (60 of 1976), the Central Government hereby makes the following rules, namely:-1. (2) Every numeration shall be made in accordance with the decimal system. (iv) a dwelling house, if any part thereof is used for the purpose of carrying on any business, industry, production or trade. (iv) a recognised consumer association whether the person aggrieved is a member of such association or not. Repeal of the Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976 and Standards of Weights and Measures (Enforcement) Act, 1985. 5    Base unit of length (b) director, in relation to a firm, means a partner in the firm. 36    Approval of models (2) The Central Government shall keep in its custody, for the purposes of this Act, such number of reference standards as may be necessary. Chapter II    Export And Import Of Weights, Measures And Commodities In Packaged Form  Get detailed information on list of repealed central acts in India like companies act 1956, central excise act 1944, Customs Act, 1962, sales tax act 1956, arms act, etc. (i) the identity of the commodity in the package; (ii) the net quantity, in terms of the standard unit of weight or measure, of the commodity in the package; (iii) where the commodity is packaged or sold by number, the accurate number of the commodity contained in the package; (iv) the unit sale price of the commodity in the package; and. Preliminary 1. (10) If for any reason any material of the approved model of a weight or measure to which this Part applies becomes non-available in India, the manufacturer may continue the manufacture of such weight or measure with such substitute materials as may be, in his opinion, most suitable for the manufacture of such weight or measure but where the manufacturer does so, he shall send such substitute materials to the prescribed authority for test. Preamble.- An Act to establish standards of weights and measures, to regulate inter-State trade or commerce in weights, measures and (4) Every appeal shall be preferred on payment of such fee, as may be prescribed. (a) carry out such researches in legal metrology and other allied branches of knowledge as may be entrusted to it by the Central Government, and. Repeal and savings. The Standards of Weights and Measures Act 1976. (a) Controller means the person appointed as such by the State Government under the State law; (b) Inspector means the person appointed as such by the State Government under the State law; (c) local Inspector means an Inspector within the local limits of whose jurisdiction any weight or measure is made, manufactured, received, delivered or kept for sale or use; (d) State law means the law enacted by the Legislature of a State, and for the time being in force in that State, with regard to the enforcement of the standards of weight or measure established by or under this Act; (e) transferee State means the State in which any weight or measure is delivered or received for sale or use therein from any other State; (f) transferor State means the State from which any weight or measure made or manufactured therein, or kept therein for sale or use, is sent to, or delivered in any other State. Short title, extent and commencement. (2) Where any commodity in packaged form is exported and the person to whom such export is to be made so requires, the exporter may, in addition to specifying the net contents of such package in terms of the standards unit of weight or measure established by or under this Act, also specify the weight or the net contents thereof in terms of such units of weight or measure as may be specified by the person to whom such commodity is to be exported. Commodities In Packaged Form Intended To Be Sold Or Distributed In The, (a) make, manufacture, pack, sell, or cause to be packed or sold; or, (b) distribute, deliver, or cause to be distributed or delivered; or, (c) offer, expose or possess for sale, any commodity in packaged form to which this Part applies unless such package bears thereon or on a label securely attached thereto a definite, plain and conspicuous declaration, made in the prescribed manner, of. 18 or to form the basis of any contract after the commencement of this Act 70    Penalty for giving false information or false returns 49    Non-metric weight or measure not to be imported An Act to establish standards of weights and measures, to regulate inter-State trade or commerce in weights, measures and other goods which are sold or distributed by weight, measure or number, and to provide for … Verification And Stamping Of Weights And Measures Sent From One State To Another. An Act to establish standards of weights and measures, to regulate inter-State trade or commerce in weights, measures and other goods which are sold or distributed by weight, measure or number, and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto . of reference standards Part V Import and export of weights and measures 79    Conversion of non-metric weights and measures into standard units of weights or measures (2) The metre is the length equal to 1650 763.73 wave lengths in vacuum of the radiation corresponding to the transition between the levels 2p 10 and 5d 5 of the krypton-86 atom. 60 of 1976)1 [8th … The Parliamentary Counsel Office; 44    Weights or measures of the second category received from transferor State to be produced before the local Inspector of the transferee State Explanation. (2) The candela is the luminous intensity, in the perpendicular direction, of a surface of 1/600,000 square metre of a black body at the temperature of freezing platinum under a pressure of 101 325 newtons per square metre. (7) No weight or measure, whether of the first or of the second category, shall be verified and stamped unless fees for such verification and stamping have been paid in accordance with the scales specified under sub-section (5). (2) Every working standard referred to in section 25 shall be verified with the secondary standard which has been stamped in accordance with the provisions of sub-section (1), by such authority as may be prescribed and shall, if found on such verification to conform to the standards established by or under this Act, be stamped by that authority. 27    Secondary or working standard which may be stamped Chapter I    Standard Units Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. (a) searches, or causes to be searched, any house, conveyance or place; or. 12    Supplementary, derived, special and other units of weight or measure-Their symbols, definitions, etc. 80    Non-metric weight or measure not to be mentioned in any document, etc. Provided that where the Central Government is of opinion that inclusion of any such particulars on any weight or measure is not possible by reason of its size or nature, that Government may exempt the inclusion of such particulars on such weight or measure. 47    Persons exporting or importing any weight or measure to get themselves registered (4) No offence under this Act shall be compounded except as provided by this section. ... 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