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Provided that no person who has any financial interest in the manufacture, import or sale of any article of food shall be appointed to be a public analyst under this section: Word “or” omitted by Act 34 ofw. Visit our Help Pages. Power of Court to try cases summarily.

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Power of court to implead manufacturer, etc. Report of Public Analyst. Section -7 Prohibitions of manufacture, sale, etc.

Section -3 The Central Committee for food standards 1 The Central Government shall, as soon as may be after the commencement of this Act, constitute a Committee called the Central Committee for food standards to advise the Central Sdulteration and the State Governments on matters arising out of the administration of this Act and to carry out the other functions assigned to it under this Act.

Prohibition of import of certain articles of food. Section -5 Prohibition of import of certain articles of food No person shall import into India- i Any adulterated food; ii Any mis branded aulteration iii Any article of food for the import of which a licence is prescribed, except in accordance with the conditions of the licence; and iv Any article of food in contravention of any other provision of this Act or of any rule made there under.

Section Power of the State Government to make rules. Substituted by Act 34 of ,sec.

Write a product review. Provided further that if the offence is under sub-clause ii of clause a and is with respect to the contravention of any rule made under clause a or clause g of sub-section 1A of section 23 or under clause b of sub-section 2 of section 24the court may, for any adequate and special reasons to be mentioned in the judgment, impose a sentence of imprisonment for a term which may extend to prevemtion months and with fine which may extend to five hundred rupees.


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Provided that where the court is satisfied that the article of food is capable of being made to conform to prescribed standards for human consumption after reprocessing, the court may order the article of food to be returned to the owner, on his executing a bond with or with out sureties, for being sold, subject to the other provisions of this Act, after reprocessing under the supervision of such officer as may be specified therein.

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adulheration Inserted by Act 34 ofsec. Vendor to aduulteration the name, etc. Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, In its application to the State of Jammu and Kashmir in section 25, after sub-section 2 the following sub-section shall be inserted, namely: Section Cognizance and trial of offences. Provided that where such person refuses to sign or put his thumb adulterration the food inspector shall call upon one or more witnesses and take his or their signatures or thumb impressions, as the case may be, in lieu of the signature or thumb impression of such person; a That the article of food produced before him under sub- section 4 is adulterated or misbranded, he may order it – a Article of foods is not adulterated; or b Adulterant which is purported to be an adulterant is not an adulterant,the person from whose possession the article of food or adulterant was taken shall been titled to have it restored to him and it shall being the discretion of the magistrate to award such person from such fund as the State Government may direct in this behalf, such compensation not adulterafion the actual loss which he has sustained as the magistrate may think proper.


To get the free app, enter mobile phone number. Section Report of public analyst. Section Forfeiture of property Where any person has been convicted under this Act for the contravention of any of the provisions of this Act or of any rule there under, the article of food in respect of which the contravention has been adulteartion may be forfeited to the government: Inserted by Act 41 ofsec 3 w.

No suit, prosecution or other legal proceedings shall lie against any person for anything which is in good faith done or intended to 19954 done under this Act.

Section Purchaser may have food analysed. Provided that the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, also specify any laboratory or institute as a Central Food Laboratory for the purposes of this Act.

The words “except the State of Jammu and Kashmir” omitted by Act 41 ofsec. Provided that, where the quality or purity of the article, being primary food, has fallen below the prescribed standards or its adulteratjon are present in quantities not within the prescribed limits of variability, in either case, solely due to natural causes and beyond the control of human agency, then, such article shall not be deemed to be adulterated within the meaning acct this sub-clause.