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Consumer Protection Bill

CONSUMER PROTECTION BILL NEWS

Rajya Sabha passes Consumer Protection Bill

August 07, 2019 3:22 am

Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said suggestions given by members would be included in the rules framed by the ministry under the legislation.

Consumer Protection Bill gets Lok Sabha nod

July 31, 2019 1:18 am

The Bill will replace the existing Consumer Protection Act, 1986, and in its overarching mandate, aims to provide a mechanism for the redressal of consumer complaints regarding defects in goods and deficiency in services, right down to the level of districts.

Lok Sabha passes Consumer Protection Bill

July 30, 2019 4:30 pm

The CCPA will take immediate action after a complaint is filed by even a single consumer and the authority can also file a class suit, Union Food and Consumer Affairs Ram Vilas Paswan said while speaking on the bill.

Consumer Protection Bill, 2018 passed in Lok Sabha: All you need to know

December 20, 2018 4:22 pm

The bill enforces consumer rights and provides a mechanism for redressal of complaints regarding defect in goods and deficiency in services. The bill was introduced in the Lower House January this year.

Cabinet nod to consumer protection Bill to curb misleading advertisements

December 21, 2017 4:49 am

In August 2015, the Centre had introduced the Consumer Protection Bill in the Lok Sabha to repeal the 30-year-old Consumer Protection Act, 1986

Traders' body CAIT presses govt for early passage of Consumer Protection Bill

July 14, 2017 3:33 pm

It said that the bill should also adequately address the long-standing problem of misleading and celebrity-driven endorsements, whereby celebrities should be held responsible for the products they endorse.