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Sep 08 2010

Pepsico India Holdings (Pvt) Limited and another. Vs. State of U.P. a ...

  • Decided on : 08-Sep-2010

Court : Allahabad

... the aforesaid Acts were also made cognizable and non-bailable. Thereafter, the Parliament made further amendments to the PFA Act through the Act No. 34 of 1976. By this amendment graded punishment based on the degree of violation was introduced. Recently, the Parliament in the year 2006 passed the Food Safety and Standards Act (in ... Act through the Act No. 34 of 1976. By this amendment graded punishment based on the degree of violation was introduced. Recently, the Parliament in the year 2006 passed the Food Safety and Standards Act (in short, referred to as 'FSSA'). Various provisions of FSSA were notified from time to time but finally on 29th July, 2010, Section 97 of FSSA, which repealed all other food ... Food Stuff is covered by a Special Act i.e. The Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006. 40. It is pertinent to add that the PFA Act was enacted for the prevention of adulteration of food, being a special Act, it eclipsed sections 272 and 273 of IPC. In other words, the said Act made sections 272 and 273 of IPC redundant as punishment provided under the PFA Act ... Food Safety, his officers and Panchayati Raj/ Municipal bodies." 28. Section 3 of the Act is the definition clause and defines 'adulterant' 'contaminant' 'food' 'food additive' 'food business' 'hazard', 'manufacture', 'sale', 'substance', 'sub-standard' and 'unsafe food' amongst other words, which read as under:- "(a ) "adulterant" means any material which is or could be employed for making the food unsafe or sub-standard ...

Apr 23 2012

MS.Unik Traders Vs. The Commissioner Of Customs.

  • Decided on : 23-Apr-2012

Court : Chennai

... it to the Referral Food Laboratory, CFTRI, Mysore, the Nodal Agency in terms of Section 4 of the Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, as amended. The said Laboratory under Reports dated 13.12.2011, has now found that the samples confirm to the fact that it is indeed Monosodium Glutamate, a Food Additive falling under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 and ... to the Act read with Food Safety and Standard Act, 2006. Samples were drawn and forwarded to the Referral Food Laboratory, CFTRI, Mysore. The Director, CFTRI, Mysore gave his opinion vide their Certificates No.502P/FSSA/2011; 503P/FSSA/2011 & 504P/FSSA/2011, all dated 13.12.2011 that samples conform as a permitted Food Additive (Monosodium Glutamate) under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 and ... the Act and Rules read with the provisions of the Customs Act, 1962, the contention of the petitioner that the seizure is without authority of law is not sustainable.(iv) The imported goods are subjected to clearance only if it confirms to the Act read with Food Safety and Standard Act, 2006. Samples were drawn and forwarded to the Referral Food Laboratory, CFTRI, ... the role of the Customs is not only restricted to implementing the Customs Act, 1962, but also enforcing the other allied Acts and Rules relating to the import and export of goods and not acted without jurisdiction as contended by the petitioner. The compliance under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 and Rules, 2011 is required for the purpose of fixing ...

Jun 18 1979

United States v. Rutherford

  • Decided on : 18-Jun-1979

Court : US Supreme Court

... of the 1938 Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, which first established procedures for review of drug safety, or of the 1962 Amendments, which added the current safety and effectiveness standards in 201(p)(1), [ Footnote 8 ] suggests that Congress intended protection only for persons suffering from curable diseases. To the contrary, in deliberations preceding the 1938 Act, Congress expressed ... no demonstrable curative properties, the consequences can be irreversible. [ Footnote 13 ] For this reason, even before the 1962 Amendments incorporated an efficacy standard into new drug application procedures, the FDA considered effectiveness when reviewing the safety of drugs used to treat terminal illness. See nn. 8 9 supra. The FDA's practice also reflects the ... Act, 52 Stat. 1041, as amended, 21 U.S.C. 321 (p)(1). I Section 505 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, 52 Stat. 1052, as amended, 21 U.S.C. 355, prohibits interstate distribution of any "new drug" unless the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare approves an application supported by substantial evidence of the drug's safety ... Act that no implicit exemption for drugs used by the terminally ill is necessary to attain congressional objectives or to avert an unreasonable reading of the terms "safe" and "effective" in 201(p)(1). A Nothing in the history of the 1938 Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, which first established procedures for review of drug safety, or of the 1962 Amendments, which added the current safety ...

1990

Dole v. United Steelworkers

  • Decided on : 01-Jan-1990

Court : US Supreme Court

... Food Drug, and Cosmetic Act, 52 Stat. 1040, as amended, 21 U.S.C. 301 et seq. (1982 ed.), and all consumer products or hazardous substances subject to a consumer product safety standard or labeling requirements of the Consumer Product Safety Act, 86 Stat. 1207, as amended, 15 U.S.C. 2051 et seq. (1988), or the Federal Hazardous Substances Act, 74 Stat. 372, as amended ... requirements, all food and drugs subject to the labeling requirements of the Federal Food Drug, and Cosmetic Act, 52 Stat. 1040, as amended, 21 U.S.C. 301 et seq. (1982 ed.), and all consumer products or hazardous substances subject to a consumer product safety standard or labeling requirements of the Consumer Product Safety Act, 86 Stat. 1207, as amended, 15 U ... standard promulgated by OSHA had exempted, from any otherwise applicable labeling requirements, all food and drugs subject to the labeling requirements of the Federal Food Drug, and Cosmetic Act, 52 Stat. 1040, as amended, 21 U.S.C. 301 et seq. (1982 ed.), and all consumer products or hazardous substances subject to a consumer product safety standard or labeling requirements of the Consumer Product Safety Act ... a consumer product safety standard or labeling requirements of the Consumer Product Safety Act, 86 Stat. 1207, as amended, 15 U.S.C. 2051 et seq. (1988), or the Federal Hazardous Substances Act, 74 Stat. 372, as amended, 15 U.S.C. 1261 et seq. (1988), or regulations issued under those Acts by the Consumer Product Safety Commission. 29 CFR ...

Sep 15 2012

M/s. Dhariwal Industries Limited and Others Vs. The State of Maharasht ...

  • Decided on : 15-Sep-2012

Court : Mumbai

... copy of the Food Safety and standards act is present on the website www.fssal.gov.in. 10. The learned counsel for the petitioners have also placed strong reliance on the report of the expert group which was appointed to examine the draft notification dated 25 November 2005 for amendment of the Prevention of Food Adulteration Act. The ... food. 2. The query raised is a clarification and not pertains to RTI, the copy of the Food Safety and standards act is present on the website www.fssal.gov.in. 10. The learned counsel for the petitioners have also placed strong reliance on the report of the expert group which was appointed to examine the draft notification dated 25 November 2005 for amendment ... under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 (the Food Safety Act or FSS Act or Act of 2006) as well as the statutory order dated 19 July 2012 of the Commissioner of Food Safety, State of Maharashtra under Section 30(2)(a) of the Food Safety Act. The regulations impugned in these petitions are - (i) Regulation 2.3.4 of the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and ... Food Safety, State of Maharashtra under Section 30(2)(a) of the Food Safety Act. The regulations impugned in these petitions are - (i) Regulation 2.3.4 of the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) Regulations, 2011 (The Prohibition and Restrictions Regulations) and (ii) Regulation 3.1.7 of the Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations, 2011 (the Standards ...

Sep 15 2012

M/s. Dhariwal Industries Limited and Others Vs. The State of Maharasht ...

  • Decided on : 15-Sep-2012

Court : Mumbai

... of the Food Safety and standards act is present on the website www.fssal.gov.in. 10. The learned counsel for the petitioners have also placed strong reliance on the report of the expert group which was appointed to examine the draft notification dated 25 November 2005 for amendment of the Prevention of Food Adulteration Act. The ... food. 2. The query raised is a clarification and not pertains to RTI, the copy of the Food Safety and standards act is present on the website www.fssal.gov.in. 10. The learned counsel for the petitioners have also placed strong reliance on the report of the expert group which was appointed to examine the draft notification dated 25 November 2005 for amendment ... under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 ( ??the Food Safety Act ??or FSS Act or Act of 2006 ? ) as well as the statutory order dated 19 July 2012 of the Commissioner of Food Safety, State of Maharashtra under Section 30(2)(a) of the Food Safety Act. The regulations impugned in these petitions are - (i) Regulation 2.3.4 of the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition ... Food Safety, State of Maharashtra under Section 30(2)(a) of the Food Safety Act. The regulations impugned in these petitions are - (i) Regulation 2.3.4 of the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) Regulations, 2011 ( ??The Prohibition and Restrictions Regulations ? ) and (ii) Regulation 3.1.7 of the Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations, 2011 ( ??the Standards ...

Jan 23 2012

National Meat Assn. v. Harris

  • Decided on : 23-Jan-2012

Court : US Supreme Court

... since amended in 1978, see 92Stat. 1069, the FMIA requires all slaughterhouses to comply with the standards for humane handling and slaughter of animals set out in the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act of 1958, (HMSA), 72Stat. 862, 7 U. S. C. 1901 et seq., which originally applied only to slaughterhouses selling meat to the Federal Government. The Department of Agriculture s Food Safety ... 10 224.?Argued November 9, 2011 Decided January 23, 2012 The Federal Meat Inspection Act (FMIA), 21 U. S. C. 601 et seq., regulates a broad range of activities at slaughterhouses to ensure the safety of meat and the humane handling of animals. The Department of Agriculture s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), which administers the FMIA, has issued extensive regulations to ... the Act s implementing regulations exclude many classes of animals from the slaughtering process, e.g., swine with hog cholera, 9 CFR 309.5(a). The argument that 599f s exclusion avoids the FMIA s scope because it is designed to ensure the humane treatment of pigs, rather than meat safety, misunderstands the FMIA s scope. The FMIA addresses not just food safety, ... of impure, unwholesome, and unfit meat and meat-food products. Pittsburgh Melting Co. v. Totten, 248 U. S. 1 5 (1918). And since amended in 1978, see 92Stat. 1069, the FMIA requires all slaughterhouses to comply with the standards for humane handling and slaughter of animals set out in the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act of 1958, (HMSA), 72Stat. 862, 7 U. ...

Mar 24 2011

M/s. L and T Komatsu Ltd., Bangalore, rep. by its Assistant General Ma ...

  • Decided on : 24-Mar-2011

Court : Karnataka

... food, health, rest and other welfare measures. 74. By Act 94/1976, the provisions of the Factories Act came to be amended. The main object of the Factories Act, 1948 was to ensure adequate safety measures and to promote health and welfare of the workers employed in factories. The Government therefore has initiated various measures from time to time to ensure that adequate standards of safety ... standards of safety, health and welfare are achieved at all work places. In particular in the context of the need to secure maximum production and productivity, an appropriate work culture conducive to safety, health and happiness of workers has to be evolved in the factories. To achieve these objectives more effectively it became necessary to amend the Factories Act. The amendments ... standards of safety, health and welfare and achieved at all work places. In particular, in the context of the need to secure maximum production and productivity an appropriate work culture conducive to the safety, health and happiness of workers has to be evolved in the factories. To achieve these objects more effectively, this enactment has been made. In fact, by amendments ... judgment that: The Factories Act has been enacted to regulate labour in factories. The main object of that is to ensure adequate safety measures and to promote the health and welfare of the workers employed in factories initiating various measures from time to time to ensure that adequate standards of safety, health and welfare and achieved ...

Nov 09 2012

Lochamesh B. Hugar and Others Vs. Union of India Represented by its se ...

  • Decided on : 09-Nov-2012

Court : Karnataka

... food laws and to have a single Regulatory Body the Food Safety and Standard Act was enacted by the Parliament by Act, 34 of 2006 published in the Official Gazette on 23.08.2006. The Statement of objects and reasons of the said enactment was to consolidate the law relating to food and to establish the Food Safety Standards Authority of Indian for laying down Science Based Standards for Articles of Food ... Act, 1954 (PFA) as well as Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 or whether one remedy would exclude the other came up for consideration before the High Court of Delhi in the case of Bottled Water Processors Association Vs Union of India and other in W.P.(C) No.11672/2009 disposed of on 20.05.2010 whereunder it was held as follows: 16. The amendment ... enactment was to consolidate the law relating to food and to establish the Food Safety Standards Authority of Indian for laying down Science Based Standards for Articles of Food and to regulate their manufacture, storage, distribution, sale and import, to ensure availability of safe and wholesome food for human consumption and for matters connected therewith ... provisions of the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006, Regulations made thereunder as well as the relevant provisions of the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2006 which has bearing on the issues in question are extracted herein below: STATUTORY PROVISIONS THE FOOD SAFETY AND STANDARDS ACT, 2006 3. Definitions (1) In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,- (j) food means ...

Jun 18 1973

Weinberger v. Hynson, Wescott & Dunning, Inc.

  • Decided on : 18-Jun-1973

Court : US Supreme Court

... of any "new drug" unless a new drug application (NDA) filed with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was effective with respect to such drug. Under the Act, procedures were established for filing "new drug" applications not only for the safety of drugs but for their efficacy as well. Standards were provided under which, after notice and hearing, FDA could refuse to allow an ... Pharmaceutical Corp. v. Weinberger, post, p. 412 U. S. 655 , all here on certiorari, raise a series of questions under the 1962 amendments [ Footnote 1 ] to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act of 1938. 52 Stat. 1040. The 1938 Act, which established a system of pre-marketing clearance for drugs, prohibited the introduction into commerce of any "new drug" unless a new ... as amended in 1962, establishes a system of pre-marketing clearance for drugs and prohibits in 505(a) the introduction into commerce of any "new drug" unless a new drug application (NDA) filed with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was effective with respect to such drug. Under the Act, procedures were established for filing "new drug" applications not only for the safety ... Act permitted evaluation of a new drug solely on the basis of its safety. When the 1962 amendments became effective, Hynson submitted evidence of the efficacy of the drug, but the NAS-NRC panel reported that Hynson had not satisfied the requirements. Notice of an intention to withdraw approval of the NDA's covering the drug was given by the Commissioner of Food ...

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