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Centre amends Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules 2011

The amendment exempts the garment or hosiery industry selling in loose or open from 6 declarations required under the Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011...

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145956 Complaints received in Consumer Commissions in 2021-22

145956 Complaints received in Consumer Commissions in 2021-22, 99903 Complaints disposed The Union Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today informed that the status of consumer cases filed in Consumer Commissions across the countr...

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Advisory concerning sale of Ayurvedic, Siddha and Unani drugs

Advisory under Consumer Protection Act, 2019 concerning sale of Ayurvedic, Siddha and Unani drugs containing ingredients listed in Schedule E (1) of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 on e-commerce platforms....

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Roll out E-Commerce Rules under Consumer Protection Act: CAIT

In a communication sent to Union Minister Shri Piyush Goyal, Confederation of All India Traders has demanded immediate implementation of the E-commerce Rules under Consumer Protection Act,before the festive season begins, noting that almost 45 days has passed since the last date for draft suggestions was 21st July. Confederation of All In...

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Petition In SC for Display of ‘Country of Origin’ on E-Commerce Sites

Petition In Supreme Court Seeks Law on Compulsory Display of ‘Country of Origin’ on E-Commerce Sites Like Amazon and Flipkart Recently a petition has been filed in Supreme Court. This petition argues that buyers will be able to make a better decision about product if they know the country of origin of the product. Buyers [&hel...

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Consumer Protection Act to be more holistic & stringent to protect consumer interest

The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 to be more holistic and stringent to protect interest of consumers: Shri Ramvilas Paswan The Consumer Protection Act 2019 will be more holistic and  stringent once the rules are framed to protect the interest of the Consumer ,stating this at a press conference today Union Minister for Consumer Affairs ,F...

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Lok Sabha passes Consumer Protection Bill, 2019

Under Consumer Protection Bill, 2019, there is provision for central government to set up a Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) to promote, protect and enforce the rights of consumers and will be empowered to investigate, recall, refund and impose penalties....

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Consumer Protection Bill 2018 passed in Lok Sabha

Consumer Protection Bill 2018 passed in Lok Sabha on 20th December 2018 and will now go to Rajya Sabha for passage.  1. The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 was enacted to provide for better protection of the interests of consumers and for the purpose of making provision for establishment of consumer protection councils and other authoritie...

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Clausewise details of Consumer Protection Bill, 2018- Introduced in Lok Sabha

The Consumer Protection Bill, 2018 provides for the establishment of an executive agency to be known as the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) to promote, protect and enforce the rights of consumers; make interventions when necessary to prevent consumer detriment arising from unfair trade practices and to initiate class action i...

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Amendments Proposed in Consumer Protection Act to Facilitate Faster Disposal and On line filing of consumer complaints

The Government has introduced Consumer Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2011, in Lok Sabha on December 16, 2011, to facilitate quicker disposal of cases and to widen and amplify the scope of some of the provisions of the Act. The enactment of the Consumer Protection Act, 1986, was an important milestone in the field of consumer protection. [&...

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