Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940

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Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940

  • Introduction
  • Definitions
  • The Central Drugs Laboratory
  • The Drugs Consultative Committee
  • Prohibition of import of certain drugs or cosmetics
  • Standards of quality
  • Prohibition of manufacture and sale or certain drugs and cosmetics
  • Inspectors
  • Penalty for subsequent offences
  • Confiscation
  • Chapter not to apply to [Ayurvedic, Siddha or Unani] drugs
  • Power to give directions
  • Offences by Government Departments
  • First Schedule
  • Second Schedule

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