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THE PESTICIDES ORDINANCE, 1971

(ORDINANCE II OF 1971).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 25th January, 1971  
  
     An Ordinance to regulate the import, manufacture, formulation, sale, distribution and use of pesticides 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to regulate the import, manufacture, formulation, sale, distribution and use of pesticides and for matters ancillary thereto;



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NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the 25th day of March, 1969, read with the Provisional Constitution Order, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
CHAPTER I
INTRODUCTORY
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Application of other laws not barred
3. Definitions
CHAPTER II
IMPORT, MANUFACTURE, FORMULATION, REPACKING, SALE, DISTRIBUTION AND USE OF PESTICIDES
4. Pesticides to be registered
5. Application for registration of pesticide
6. Period for which registration shall be effective
7. Cancellation of registration
8. Renewal of registration
8A. Requirement of licence
9. Importation may be prohibited
10. Labelling of packages
10A. Power to fix maximum price of pesticides, etc.
11. Storage and use of pesticides
CHAPTER III
THE PESTICIDE TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE, ETC.
12. The agriculture Pesticide Technical Advisory Committee
13. Pesticide Laboratory
14. Government Analyst
15. Inspectors
16. Powers of Inspectors
17. Procedure of Inspectors
18. Report of Government Analyst
19. Publication of results of test and analysis
20. Purchaser of pesticide may have it tested or analysed
CHAPTER IV
MISCELLANEOUS
21. Offences and penalties
22. Manufacturer’s warranty to dealers
23. Unlawful use of registration number, lowering of pesticidal value or hindering the Inspector from performing his duty
24. Entry and seizure
25. Power of Court to order forfeiture
26. Cognizance of offences, etc.
27. Power to try offences summarily
28. Indemnity
29. Power to make rules
30. [Omitted.]
 
 

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