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THE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCE CESS ACT, 1940

(ACT NO. XXVII OF 1940).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 15th April, 1940  
  
     An Act to provide for setting up and financing a Committee for promoting scientific, technological, social and economic research and education relating to food, agriculture, animal husbandry and fisheries. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for setting up and financing a Committee for promoting scientific, technological, social and economic research and education relating to food, agriculture, animal husbandry and fisheries;



It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title and extent
2. Definitions
3. Imposition of cess
4. Power to exclude articles from Schedule
5. Refund of, and exemption from, cess
5A. Committee to be set up
5B. Committee to be a corporate body
5C. Secretary and staff of Committee
6. Payment of cess to Committee and expenditure of cess by Committee
6A. Committee to promote research
6B. Financial assistance to Committee
6C. Annual Report
6D.Dissolution of Committee 7. [Omitted.]
7. [Omitted.]
8. [Omitted.]
9. [Omitted.]
10. Power to make rules
11. Regulations by Committee
12. Rules and regulations to be published
SCHEDULE
 
 

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