The Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940

The Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940

 

CONTENTS

Sections

Particulars

      
1 Short Title, Extent and Commencement.
2 Application of other laws not barred.
3 Definitions.
3A Construction of references to any law not in force or any functionary not in existence in the State of Jammu and Kashmir.
4 Presumption as to poisonous substances.
5 The Drugs technical advisory board.
6 The central drugs laboratory.
7 The Drugs consultative committee.
7A Section 5 and 7 not to apply to Ayurvedic, Siddha or Unani drugs.
8 Standards of quality.
9 Misbranded drugs.
9A Adulterated drugs.
9B Spurious drugs.
9C Misbranded cosmetics.
9D Spurious cosmetics.
10 Prohibition of  import of certain drugs or cosmetics.
10A Power of Central Government to prohibit import of drugs and cosmetics in public interest.
11 Application of law relating to sea customs and powers of Customs Officers.
12 Power of Central Government to make rules.
13 Offences.
14 Confiscation.
15 Jurisdiction.
16 Standards of quality
17 Misbranded, drugs.
17A Adulterated drugs.
17B Spurious cosmetics.
17C Misbranded cosmetics
17D Spurious cosmetics
18 Prohibition of manufacture and sale of certain drugs and cosmetics.
18A Disclosure of  the name of the manufacturer, etc.
18B Maintenance of records and furnishing of information.
19 Pleas.
20 Government Analysts.
21 Inspectors.
22 Powers of Inspectors.
23 Procedure of Inspectors.
24 Persons bound to disclose place where drugs or cosmetics are manufactured or kept.
25 Reports of Government Analysts.
26 Purchaser of drug or cosmetic enabled to obtain test or analysis.
26A Powers of Central Government to prohibit manufacture, etc., of drug and cosmetic in public interest.
27 Penalty for manufacture, sale, etc., of drugs in contravention of this Chapter.
27A Penalty for manufacture, sale, etc., of cosmetics in contravention of this Chapter.
28 Penalty for non-disclosure of the name of  the manufacturer, etc.
28A Penalty for not keeping documents, etc., and for non-disclosure of information.
28B Penalty for manufacture, etc., of drugs or cosmetics in contravention of section 26A.
29 Penalty for use of Government Analyst’s report for advertising.
30 Penalty for subsequent offences.
31 Confiscation.
31A Application of provisions of Government departments.
32 Cognizance of offences.
32A Power of Court to impaled the manufacturer, etc.
33 Power of Central Government to make rules.
33A Chapter not to apply to Ayurvedic, Siddha or Unani drugs.
33B Application of Chapter IVA.
33C Ayurvedic and Unani Drugs Technical Advisory Board.
33D The Ayurvedic, Siddha and Unani Drugs Consultative Committee.
33E Misbranded drugs.
33EE Adulterated drugs.
33EEA Spurious drugs.
33EEB Regulation of manufacture for sale of Ayuredic, Siddha and Unani drugs.
33EEC Prohibition of manufacture and sale of certain Ayurvedic, Siddha and Unani drugs.
33EED Power of Central Government to prohibit manufacture, etc., of Ayurvedic, Siddha or Unani drugs in public interest.
33F Government Analysts.
33G Inspectors.
33H Application of provisions of sections 22, 23, 24 and 25.
33I Penalty for manufacture, sale, etc., of Ayurvedic, Siddha or Unani drug in contravention of this Chapter.
33J Penalty for subsequent offences.
33K Confiscation.
33L Application of provisions to Government departments.
33M Cognizance of offences.
33N Power of Central Government to make rules.
33-O Power to amend First Schedule.
33P Power to give directions.
34 Offences by companies.
34A Offences by Government departments.
34AA Penalty for vexatious search or seizure.
35 Publication of sentences passed under this Act.
36 Magistrate’s power to impose enhanced penalties.
36A Certain offences to be tried summarily.
37 Protection of action taken in good faith.
38 Rules to be laid before Parliament.
     
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