Date : 2021-03-17
The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution on 3rd March, 2021 has issued the Legal Metrology (General) (Amendment) Rules, 2021. The objective behind the amendment to avoid double stamping of the same weights and measures. The amendment as follows:
* Every weight or measure used or intended to be used in any transaction or for ant living being s or things in clause (k) of section 2 shall be verified and stamped by the legal metrology officer of the state of manufacturer or import or at the place of installation and be re-verified and stamped at periodical intervals by the legal metrology officer in the state in which such weight or measure is put to use.
Author : ELT Consultants