27A. Penalty for manufacture, sale, etc., of cosmetics in contravention of this Chapter. –
Whoever himself or by any other person on his behalf manufacturers for sale or for distribution, or sells, or stocks or exhibits or offers for sale –
(i) Any cosmetic deemed to be spurious under section 17C shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term, which may extend to three years and with fine ;
(ii) Any cosmetic other than a cosmetic referred to in clause (I) above in contravention of any provisions of this Chapter or any rule made there under shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees or with both.
1. Section 27A ins. by Act 21 of 1962, sec. 19 (w.e.f. 27-7-1964) and subs. by Act 68 of 1982, sec. 22 (w.e.f. 1-2-1983).