MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
(Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade)
(LEATHER AND FOOTWEAR SECTION)
New Delhi, the 27th October, 2020
S.O. 3858(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) and (2) of section 16 read with sub-section (3) of section 25 of the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2016 (11 of 2016), the Central Government, after consulting the Bureau of Indian standards, is of the opinion that it is necessary or expedient so to do in the public interest, hereby makes the following Order, namely:-
1. Short title, commencement.—(1) This Order may be called the Footwear made from all-Rubber and all Polymeric material and its components (Quality Control) Order, 2020.
(2) It shall come into force from the dated of its publication in the Official Gazette.
2. Compulsory use of Standard Mark.—Goods or articles specified in the column (2) of the Table shall conform to the corresponding Indian Standard specified in the column (3) of the said Table and shall bear the Standard Mark under a licence from the Bureau as per Scheme-I of Schedule-II of Bureau of Indian Standards (Conformity Assessment) Regulations, 2018:
Provided that nothing in this order shall apply to goods or articles meant for export.
3. Certification and Enforcement Authority.—The Bureau of Indian Standards shall be the certifying and enforcing authority for the goods or articles specified in the column (2) of the said Table.
|Sr No.||Goods or articles||Indian Standard||Title of Indian Standard|
|1.||Industrial and protective rubber knee and ankle boots||IS 5557: 2004||Industrial and protective rubber knee and ankle boots – Specification|
|2.||All rubber gum boots and ankle boots||IS 5557 (Part 2): 2018||All rubber gum boots and ankle boots: Part 2 occupational purposes|
|3.||Moulded solid rubber soles and heels||IS 5676: 1995||Moulded solid rubber soles and heels- Specification|
|4.||Rubber microcellular sheets for soles and heels||IS 6664: 1992||Rubber microcellular sheets for soles and heels- Specification|
|5.||Solid PVC soles and heels||IS 6719: 1972||Specification for solid PVC soles and heels|
|6.||PVC sandal||IS 6721: 1972||Specification for PVC sandal|
|7.||Rubber HawaiChappal||IS 10702: 1992||Rubber HawaiChappal- Specification|
|8.||Slipper, rubber||IS 11544: 1986||Specification for slipper, rubber|
|9.||Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
|IS 12254: 1993||Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) industrial boots – Specification|
|10.||Polyurethane sole, semirigid||IS 13893: 1994||Polyurethane sole, semirigid-Specification|
|11.||Unlined moulded rubber boots||IS 13995: 1995||Unlined moulded rubber boots – Specification|
|12.||Moulded plastics footwear- Lined or Unlined polyurethane boots for general industrial use||IS 16645: 2018||Moulded plastics footwear- Lined or Unlined polyurethane boots for general industrial use- Specification|
|13.||Footwear for men and women for municipal scavenging work||IS 16994: 2018||Footwear for men and women for municipal scavenging work|
Note : For the purposes of this Table, the latest version of Indian Standards including the amendments issued thereof, as published and notified by the Bureau of Indian Standards from time to time, shall apply from the date of such notification.
[F. No. P-27025/4/2020-Leather]
ANIL AGRAWAL, Jt. Secy.