The Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006


Act ID: 200634
Act Number: 34
Enactment Date: 2006-08-23
Act Year: 2006
Short Title: The Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006
Long Title: An Act to consolidate the laws relating to food and to establish the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India for laying down science based standards for articles of food and to regulate their manufacture, storage, distribution, sale and import, to ensure availability of safe and wholesome food for human consumption and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
Ministry: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Department: Department of Health and Family Welfare
Enforcement Date: 28-05-2008
Notification: 28th May, 2008 (ss. 3 and 30), vide notification No. S.O. 1246(E), dated 28th May, 2008, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii). 28th August, 2008 (s. 90), vide notification No. S.O. 2127(E), dated 28th August, 2008, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii). 18th November, 2008 (ss. 16, 17, 18, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 92 and 93), vide notification No. S.O. 2678(E), dated 18th November, 2008, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii). 9th March, 2009 (ss. 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15), vide notification No. S.O. 650(E), dated 9th March, 2009, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).

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05.05.2011 Food Safety and Standards Rules, 2011
18.07.2014 Food Safety and Standards (Amendment) Rules, 2014
13.01.2017 Food Safety and Standards (Amendment) Rules, 2017
13.12.2017 Food Safety and Standards (Second Amendment) Rules, 2017
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10.03.2011 Food Safety and Standards (Transaction of Business at its meetings) Regulations, 2010
01.08.2011 Food Safety and Standards (Packaging and Labelling) Regulation, 2011
01.08.2011 Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restriction on Sales) Regulation, 2011
01.08.2011 Food Safety and Standards (Licensing and Registration of Food Businesses) Regulation, 2011
01.08.2011 Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulation, 2011
01.08.2011 Food Safety and Standards (Laboratory and Sampling Analysis) Regulation, 2011
01.08.2011 Food Safety and Standards (Contaminants, Toxins and Residues) Regulation, 2011
30.07.2013 Food Safety and Standards (Salary, Allowances and other Conditions of Services of Officers and Employees) Regulations 2013
12.03.2015 Food Safety and Standards (Procedure for Transaction of Business of the Central Advisory Committee) Amendment Regulations, 2015
28.04.2016 Food Safety and Standards (Procedure for Transaction of Business of the Central Advosory Committee) First Amendment Regulations, 2016
16.08.2016 Food Safety and Standards (Transaction of Business at its meetings) Amendment Regulations, 2016
02.12.2016 Food Safety and Standards (Transaction of Business and Procedures for the Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels) Regulations, 2016
23.12.2016 Food Safety and Standards (Food or Health Supplements, Nutraceuticals, Foods for Special Dietary Uses, Foods for Special Medical Purpose, Functional Foods and Novel Food) Regulations, 2016
18.01.2017 Food Safety and Standards (Food Recall Procudure) Regulation, 2017
09.03.2017 Food Safety and Standards (Import) Regulation, 2017
11.09.2017 Food Safety and Standards (Approval for Non-Specified Food and Food Ingredients)) Regulation, 2017
29.12.2017 Food Safety and Standards (Organic Food) Regulation, 2017
19.03.2018 Food Safety and Standards (Alcoholic Beverages) Regulation, 2018
02.08.2018 Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) Regulation, 2018
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02.12.2014 S.O. 3038(E)
07.12.2015 S.O. 3294(E)
29.03.2016 S.O.1300(E)- Amendment notification
29.03.2016 S.O.1299(E)- Notifying laboratories for Calibration laboratories
18.05.2016 Establishment of Central Advisory Committee
06.12.2016 S.O.3648(E)- notifying laboratories for carrying out analysis of food samples
10.01.2017 S.O.97(E)- Notification of referral food laboratories
18.04.2017 Constitution of Board for considering Food Analyst
18.04.2017 Appointment of Food Safety Officers under Indian Railways
24.07.2017 S.O.2316(E)- Amendment notification
14.09.2017 S.O.3068(E)- Amendment notification
29.09.2017 Notifying Food Safety Officers
20.11.2017 S.O.3695(E)- Amendment notification
22.12.2017 S.O.4048(E)- Amendment notification
19.02.2018 S.O.848(E)- Amendment notification
19.02.2018 Notification regarding Food Safety Officers
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