This is in reference to the recent notification number G.S.R. 910(E) regarding, “Legal Metrology Packaged Commodities Rules 2022” dated 29/12/2022 issued by Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.
As per the new notification, the department has put an extension on the implementation of Legal Metrology Packaged Commodity Amendment Rules 2011 or new amended rules till February 1st, 2023 from 1st January 2023, notification Vide G.S.R. 910(E). These rules may be called the Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Amendment Rules, 2022
In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1)read with clauses (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 further to amend the Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011, namely;
(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.
Check out Some of the important highlights and changes on amendments of Legal Metrology Packaged Commodities Rules 2022.
Note: The Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Amendment Rules, 2022 were published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 226 (E), dated the 28th March 2022 and last amended vide notification number G.S.R. 859 (E), dated the 30th November 2022.
In case of any queries please feel free to connect with our Legal Metrology Department at 9999043311.
Official Source: PCR_Amendment_Rules2022
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