Statutory Orders laid on the Table of the Rajya Sabha during the period from February 16-24, 2006 ( 207th Session)  

The following Statutory Rules and Orders made under the delegated powers of legislation and published in     the Gazette were laid on the Table of the Rajya Sabha during  the period from  February 16-24,2006.  The Orders will be laid on the Table for a period of 30 days, which may be comprised in one session or in two or more successive sessions.  Members can move a motion for modification before the expiry of the session immediately following the session in which laying period of 30 days is completed.

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Number and date of  Rule/Order

Brief Subject

Date on which laid

Provision of the Statute under which laid

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S.O. 1755 (E) dated the 13th December, 2005

Equity Linked Savings (Amendment)  Scheme, 2005.    

21.2.2006

 

section 296 of  the Income-tax Act, 1961,

 

 

 

 

 

2

S.O. 1843 (E) dated the 30th December, 2005,

Notifying the Ratnagiri Gas and Power Private Limited for the purpose of section 80-IA(4) (v)(a) of the Income-tax Act, 1961, which provides for tax deductions to undertakings deriving profits from infrastructure activities.   

 

21.2.2006

 

section 296 of  the Income-tax Act, 1961,

 

 

 

 

 

3.

S.O. 89 (E) dated the 25th January, 2006,

Notifying the  Bombay Stock Exchange Limited, Mumbai and the National Stock Exchange of India Limited, Mumbai as recognized Stock Exchanges for the purposes of clause (d) of the provisio to section 43(5) of the Income-tax Act, 1961.

 

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4.

G.S.R. 709 (E) dated the 7th December, 2005,

Cost Accounting Records (Electricity Industry) Amendment Rules, 2005,

21.2.2006

 

sub-section (3) of section 642 of the Companies Act, 1956.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5.

G.S.R.  724 (E) dated the 17th December, 2005,

Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices Commission (Conditions of Service of Chairman and Members) Amendment Rules, 2005,

21.02.2006

 

sub-section (3) of section 67 of the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices Act, 1969.

 

 

 

 

 

6.

G.S.R. 752 (E) dated the 29th December, 2005,

Notification No. 36/2005-Central Excise dated the 29th December, 2005, amending G.S.R. 127 (E) dated the 1st March, 2002 so as to define ‘refinery’ as a unit which makes kerosene either from crude petroleum or natural gas.

 

21.2.2006

 

sub-section (2) of section 38 of  the Central Excise Act, 1944, together with explanatory memoranda:-

 

 

 

 

 

 

7.

G.S.R. 756 (E) dated the 30th December, 2005,

Central Excise (Compounding of Offences) Rules, 2005.

 

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G.S.R. 757 (E) dated the 30th December,

Notification No. 37/2005-Central Excise dated the 30th December, 2005, amending G.S.R. 127 (E) dated the 1st March, 2002 so as to provide benefit of the exemption to a match unit even if power is used in the process of giving card board flats or strips, the configuration of a match box.

 

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G.S.R. 758 (E) dated the 30th December, 2005,

Notification No. 38/2005-Central Excise dated the 30th December, 2005, amending G.S.R. 570 (E) dated the 8th September, 2005, so as to substitute the term ‘importer’ with ‘producer of power’.

 

21.2.2006

 

sub-section (2) of section 38 of  the Central Excise Act, 1944, together with explanatory memoranda:-

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

G.S.R. 36 (E) dated the 24th January, 2006,

Notification No. 1/2006-Central Excise dated the 24th January,  2006, amending G.S.R. 256 (E) dated the 16th March, 1995, so as to extend the validity of exemption from central excise duty on all goods supplied for the Programme SAMYUKTA under the Ministry of Defence upto the 31st May, 2006.

 

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11.

G.S.R. 749 (E), dated the 28th December, 2005,

Notification No. 105/2005 Customs, dated the 28th December 2004 amending G.S.R. 291 (E)  dated the 23rd July, 1996 so as to extend the validity of customs duties exemption on specified goods imported by authorised work centres of Advanced Technology Vessels Programme (ATVP) and Integrated Guided  Missile Development Programme (IGMDP) of Ministry of Defence, from whole of customs duty and additional duty of customs

 

21.2.2006

 

section 159 of the Customs Act, 1962, together with explanatory memoranda:-

 

 

 

 

 

 

12.

G.S.R.  17 (E) dated the 17th January, 2006,

G.S.R. 21 (E), dated the 8th January, 1999, so as to exempt certain specified goods (i.e. Passenger Bus, Spares, Fuel & Consumables for the passenger bus) when imported into India from Pakistan, from the whole of the duty of customs leviable thereon under the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), and the whole of the additional duty leviable under section 3 of the said Customs Tariff Act.

 

21.2.2006

 

section 159 of the Customs Act, 1962, together with explanatory memoranda:-

 

 

 

 

 

 

13.

G.S.R. 37 (E) dated the 24th January, 2006,

Notification No. 5/2006 Customs, dated the 24th June, 2006 amending G.S.R. 256 (E) dated the 16th March, 1995 so as to extend the validity of exemption from customs duty on specified goods imported for the programme SAMYUKTA under the Ministry of Defence up to the 31st May, 2006

 

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14.

G.S.R. 725 (E), dated the 19th December, 2005,

Extending the final anti-dumping duty imposed vide G.S.R. 824 (E) dated the 27th December 1999 on imports of Sodium Cyanide originating in, or exported from, United States of America and People’s Republic of Korea, at the rates recommended by the designated authority.

 

21.2.2006

 

sub-section (7) of section 9A of the Customs Tariff  Act, 1975, together with explanatory memoranda:-

 

 

 

 

 

 

15.

G.S.R. 726 (E), dated the 19th December, 2005,

Imposing final anti-dumping duty on imports of Sodium Cyanide originating in, or exported from, the Chinese Taipei, at the rates recommended by the designated authority.

 

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16.

G.S.R 12 (E), dated the 10th January, 2006,

Imposing final anti-dumping duty on imports of 1-Phenyl -3- Methyl -5 Pyrazolone originating in, or exported from, the People's Republic of China, at the rates recommended by the designated authority.

 

21.2.2006

 

sub-section (7) of section 9A of the Customs Tariff  Act, 1975, together with explanatory memoranda:-

 

 

 

 

 

 

17.

G.S.R. 18 (E), dated the 17th January, 2006,

Levy of anti-dumping duty on imports of Sodium Nitrite originating in, or exported from, the People's Republic of China, at the rates recommended by the designated authority in sunset review.

 

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18.

G.S.R. 19 (E), dated the 17th January, 2006

Rescinding the final anti-dumping duty imposed vide G.S.R. 919 (E) dated the 19th December 2000, and extended by G.S.R. 452 (E), dated the 4th July, 2005, on imports of Sodium Nitrite originating in, or exported from, the People's Republic of China.

 

 

 

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S.O. 1725 (E) dated the 6th  December, 2005,

Amending notification S.O. 251 (E) dated 25th February, 2004, by substituting  certain entries in the original Notification with regard to serial No. 34 AAB

23.02.2006

 

section 10 of the National Highways Act, 1956.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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G.S.R. 734 (E) dated the 21st December, 2005,

Drugs and Cosmetics (Seventh Amendment) Rules, 2005.

 

24.2.2006                                              

section 38 of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940:-

 

 

 

 

 

 

21.

G.S.R. 735 (E) dated the 21st December, 2005,

Drugs and Cosmetics (Eighth Amendment) Rules, 2005.

 

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G.S.R. 682 (E) dated the 23rd November, 2005,

Prevention of Food Adulteration (Ninth Amendment) Rules, 2005,

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sub-section (2) of section 23 of the Prevention of Food Adulteration Act,  1954.

 

   

YOGENDRA NARAIN,

                                                                                                                                                                Secretary-General.