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The Tea (Control of Prices, Distribution and Movement) Ordinance, 1960

( Ordinance NO. XXVIII Of 1960 )

Power to refuse, suspend or cancel registration
4. (1) No dealer shall be entitled to registration under sub-section (1) of section 3 as of right, and registration may be refused, or, if granted, may be suspended or cancelled for any one of the following reasons, that is to say,-
 
 
 
 
(a) for contravening or failing to comply with any provision of this Ordinance, or the rules or orders made thereunder;
 
 
 
 
(b) for contravening or failing to comply with any condition imposed by the Controller-General 1[or, as the case may be, the Chairman] at the time of registration under section 3;
 
 
 
 
(c) for under-invoicing or over-invoicing the value of imports or exports of tea;
 
 
 
 
(d) for obtaining or attempting to obtain registration under this Ordinance by fraudulent means or wilful misrepresentation;
 
 
 
 
(e) for indulging in activities which in the opinion of the Controller-General 2[or, as the case may be, the Chairman] are detrimental to public interest.
 
 
 
 
(2) Any person aggrieved by an order under sub-section (1) may appeal against the order to the Government, within such time as may be prescribed, and the order of the Government thereon shall be final.

  • 1
    The words and commas “or, as the case may be, the Chairman” were inserted by Article 4 of the Tea (Control of Prices, Distribution and Movement) Ordinance (Amendment) Order, 1972 (President’s Order No. 160 of 1972)
  • 2
    The words and commas “or, as the case may be, the Chairman” were inserted by Article 4 of the Tea (Control of Prices, Distribution and Movement) Ordinance (Amendment) Order, 1972 (President’s Order No. 160 of 1972)
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