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The Consumer Protection Rules, 1987 (as amended up to October 13, 2006)

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Year of current version:2006
Date of last amendment:October 13, 2006
Date of entry into force of original text:April 15, 1987
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Competition, Other, Trademarks
Notes:
The Consumer Protection Rules, 1987 are issued by the Central Government pursuant to subsection (1) of section 30 of the Consumer Protection Act , 1986.

Key provisions of the Rules include rule 3 establishing the Central Consumer Protection Council and the Working Groups; rule 9A prescribing the fees for making complaints before District Forum; and rule10 laying down additional powers of the National Commission, State Commission and District Forum.

Section 1(2) of these Rules states that they shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette, which is on April 15, 1987.
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