section 98(1) and Part I of Schedule 13 so far as they relate to enactments which extend to Northern Ireland, section 98(2) and Part II of Schedule 13 so far as they relate to—. ) Definitions. II para. 9/1988, Act No. This Part of this Schedule applies to goods of any of the following descriptions, that is to say, bias binding, elastic, ribbon, tape and sewing thread. This paragraph does not apply to aerosol products containing goods that are subject to the FIC Regulation. sections 32 to 37 (liability of third parties and defences), sections 38 to 42 and 44 to 46 (powers of inspectors, etc. If you produce and sell packed food products based on weight, it is a legislative requirement to adhere to the Weights and Measures Act enforced by Trading Standards. 17(4), 18(1)(b); 1982 c. 48 ss. 6 para. 4. permit the consignee and, subject to the production if so requested of his credentials, any inspector to inspect the document required by paragraph 23 or, as the case may be, 24 above, permit the consignee either to take possession of that document after the train or vehicle is unloaded or to make a copy of the particulars stated therein, and. III; S.I. The National Coal Board shall cause notice in writing to be given forthwith to the local weights and measures authority within whose area the mine in question is situated of the issue or withdrawal of any certificate such as is mentioned in sub-paragraph (1)(b) above, and if without reasonable cause they fail so to do they shall be guilty of an offence. Act not to apply to inter-State trade or commerce.—Nothing in this Act shall apply to any inter-State trade or commerce in,— (a) any weight or measure, or (Act No. V para. 11; S.I. Inspectors of weights and measures. 6 para. 1974/874 art. if the document cannot be so handed over by reason of the absence of the buyer, it shall be left at some suitable place at those premises; In the case of any document such as is mentioned in paragraph 7 above, if at any time during the journey or on unloading at the place of delivery the quantity of the ballast to which the document relates is found to be less than that stated in the document, the statement shall nevertheless be deemed for the purposes of this Act to be correct if, but only if, it is proved that the deficency is solely attributable to the draining away of normal moisture from, or tie consolidation of, the ballast during the journey. 37(a) substituted (1.10.1995) by, Words in Sch. 28 substituted (1.10.1995) by, Miscellaneous Goods to be Sold by or Marked with Capacity Measurement. BAILY’S METAL. 1966/238 art. 1980/1070 regs. There can be an overlap only when two provisions are covenant with the same offence, however, in the above case the overlap was only between Section 3 of the Act and Chapter XIII of IPC. Words in Sch. Sch. any byelaw made under paragraph 5 of Schedule 6 to the 1963 Act (including that paragraph as extended to wood fuel by paragraph 4 of Part IV of Schedule 7 to that Act), any byelaw made under paragraph 2 of Part IV of Schedule 7 to that Act, and, any byelaw made under any enactment repealed by that Act, where the byelaw is continued in force by virtue of paragraph 5(2) of Schedule 6 to that Act, references to a ton, half a ton, two hundredweights, a hundredweight, a quarter or a stone (or to the equivalent number of pounds in the case of each of those quantities) shall be construed as references to 1000, 500, 100, 50, 15 or 7.5 kilograms respectively, Sch. 1980/1070 Sch. WEIGHTS AND MEASURES ACT An Act to repeal the Weights and Measures Act 1962 and re-enact that Act with additional provisions to facilitate the change-over to the metric system. sufficient particulars to identify each vehicle in the train. except where the machine is on premises at which the seller carries on business, a statement of the name and address of the seller. 1970-71-72, c. 36, s. 1. Where an enactment contained in any local Act passed before 31st July 1963 appears to the Secretary of State to have been superseded by, or to be inconsistent with, any of the provisions of the 1963 Act re-enacted in this Act, or any instrument made under those provisions, the Secretary of State may by order, a draft of which shall be laid before Parliament, specify that enactment for the purposes of this paragraph and, without prejudice to the operation in the meantime of any rule of law relating to the effect on any such enactment of any such provision, any enactment specified in the order shall be repealed as from the date of the making of the order. 1 omitted (1.10.1995) by virtue of, Sch. 2; S.I. 3 Pt. 17(1); S.I. The Weights and Measures Act 1979 (c. 45). The parties to an agreement to which this paragraph applies shall cause notice in writing to be given to the Secretary of State of any variation from time to time made in the agreement and, if the agreement ceases to have effect, of its cessation. This is to allow consumers to compare the relative values of similar products that are sold in different quantities. S.I. V para. The Secretary of State shall consider any representations so made and, having done so, shall notify the verifier of his decision. The Act covers provisions related to weights and measures, whereas, IPC is a code that extensively defines several offences and their sentences accordingly. 1963 Sch. Weights and Measures Act 1963 a UK Act which empowers the DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY to prescribe permitted weights and measures for the sale of certain products such as food and beverages. Skip to main content. A weights and measures act is a kind of legislative act found in many jurisdictions establishing technical standards for weights and measures.. 6 para. 1963 Sch. the agreement relates to all their functions under this Act and to any functions specified in a notice given to them under section 70(1)(b) of this Act and not withdrawn, Any person who immediately before the commencement of section 46 of the 1963 Act, was an inspector of weights and measures appointed under section 43 of the, Nothing in this Act shall prevent any person who immediately before the commencement of this Act was, with the sanction of a local weights and measures authority, acting for any of the purposes of the 1963 Act by virtue of section 46(2) of that Act from continuing to act, with that sanction, for the corresponding purposes of this Act; and so far as may be necessary for the purposes of his so acting any reference in this Act, to credentials shall, in relation to such a person, be construed as a reference to written authority for him so to act from that authority; and, to an inspector shall, in relation to such a person, Words in Sch. 1963 Sch. The same … 2 para. An Act to provide for the regulation of weights and measures. shall be pre-packed only if the container is marked with an indication of quantity either by net weight or by capacity measurement. 5 para. (B) 1/1981] BE IT ENACTED by the Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong with the advice and consent of the Dewan Negara and Dewan Rakyat in Parliament … 3(2), 5(7), Sch. On this page - anchor navigation. 9(1). 7 para. if so requested by the consignee with respect to any such copy which the authority is satisfied is accurate, certify the accuracy thereof, Subject to sub-paragraphs (5) and (6) below, any of the following persons, that is to say—, any inspector, subject to the production if so requested of his credentials, or. [1st June, 1975] [Commencement.] Skip to main content. Where the Secretary of State withdraws an approval without giving the notice required by sub-paragraph (2) above, he shall, at or before the time when the withdrawal takes effect, give the verifier written notice of the grounds for withdrawal and of his reasons for considering it necessary to withdraw the approval without delay. which provides for weighing to be made wholly or partly in grains, Without prejudice to paragraph 14 above, every pattern of weighing equipment to which this paragraph applies shall continue to be deemed modified to the extent necessary to require equipment of that pattern—. The act established a network of local authority officials to inspect goods sold in shops, public houses and other establishments to see if specified weights and measures … 5 para. 7 para. In section 1(4), the words “weights and measures and to”. 5 para. Subject to sub-paragraphs (2) and (3) below, solid fuel shall be sold only by net weight. 1; S.I. Legislation Type: Act. In the case of any such train as is mentioned in paragraph 22(1)(d) above, the train bill shall contain the following information—. It is Weights and Measures Act. I para. 74. 5 para. 18 substituted (1.10.1995) by, Miscellaneous Goods to be Sold by or Marked with Length. shall state the steps taken to prevent such a recurrence. 2. Enabling Act: WEIGHTS AND MEASURES ACT. 2013/1478), The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board Order 2008 (S.I. 15(1). 2016/992), The Units of Measurement Regulations 2009 (S.I. 4 para. 24 substituted (1.10.1995) by, Notwithstanding anything in paragraph 24 above, nails—, when not pre-packed may be sold by retail by number, and. Here is information about the units of measure used in the United States. Operational Date: May 31, 1976 . The whole Act, except sections 12 to 14 and 15(1) to (3) and Schedule 6. 18(2) substituted (1.10.1995) by, Any document required by paragraph 17 or 18 above shall at all times during the journey be carried by the person for the time being in charge of the vehicle and shall be handed over by him to any other person to whom he hands over the charge of the vehicle in the course of the journey; and in the case of any document such as is mentioned in paragraph 17 above, on the unloading of the goods to which the document relates at the premises to which those goods are to be delivered—, before any of those goods are so unloaded, the document shall be handed over to the buyer, or. Weighing of Solid Fuel at Buyer’s Request, If in the case of any solid fuel sold otherwise than by means of a vending machine the buyer so requests—, with respect to any of that fuel the delivery of which has not at the time of the request been completed, or. 60 of 1976)1 [8 th April, 1976]. 1963 ss. 13(1) Sch. 1980/1742 reg. 1963 Sch. Any Northern Ireland primary standard maintained under this Part of this Schedule shall be in the custody of the Department of Economic Development for Northern Ireland. 5 omitted (1.10.1995) by virtue of, Words in Sch. so much of any other provision of this Act as relates to the interpretation of the provisoins mentioned in paragraphs (a) to (e) above or to the making, variation or revocation of any order under this Act which by virtue of this paragraph extends to Northern Ireland. 4 para. 74, 75; 1984 c. 30 Sch. 5 para. 6, Sch. Words in Sch. Interpretation Définitions Definitions Définitions 2 In this Act, 11, 12; S.I. for securing the display on any such vehicle of an indication of the quantities in which solid fuel is made up in containers; for requiring all containers carried on or delivered from any one vehicle to be made up in the same quantity, or for regulating in any other way the quantities in which they are made up; for imposing any requirement as to the loading of the vehicle, or the delivery of solid fuel from the vehicle, which appears to the Secretary of State appropriate for securing that purchasers are not misled as to the quantity of fuel they purchase. 2008/576). 2 inserted (14.7.1994) by, Sch. Words in Sch. 7 Pt. S.I. as not requiring any such article to be stamped otherwise than as required by that section. 6A, 6B; 1976/Sch. 6 para. 14. Sch. The Greater London Council (General Powers) Act 1972, In subsection (1), for paragraph (d) there shall be substituted the following—. Interpretation. (Miscellaneous) (Amendment) Regulations 2019 (S.I. shall be pre-packed only if the container is marked with an indication of quantity by capacity measurement. 1963 Sch. A weights and measures act is a kind of legislative act found in many jurisdictions establishing technical standards for weights and measures. 2008/3262), The Weights and Measures (Packaged Goods) Regulations 2006 (S.I. Any byelaws made by a local authority for any of the purposes mentioned in paragraph 9 of Schedule 5 to this Act which immediately before the commencement of this Act were in force by virtue of sub-paragraph (2) of paragraph 5 of Schedule 6 to the 1963 Act shall notwithstanding the repeal by this Act of that sub-paragraph continue in force by virtue of this paragraph; and any authority which immediately before the commencement of this Act had power to revoke any such byelaws to any extent shall continue to have that power. subject to sub-paragraph (4) below, the quantity of the ballast either by net weight or by volume, sufficient particulars to identify the vehicle, and. 5 para. The Units of Measurement Regulations 1985. Nothing in sub-paragraph (1) above shall be taken as authoris-ing the continued use for trade of the grain, stone, quarter, hundredweight or ton except in so far as the weight of the goods in those units or partly in those units is treated as having been made known to a prospective buyer by virtue of sections 45(1)(a) and 46 of this Act. Legal Area: Investment, Trade Facilitation and Commerce. 5. 10. 6 para. where any vehicle is loaded with fuel the weight of which is to be ascertained at the train’s destination, a statement as to the vehicle so loaded, where any vehicle is exempted from paragraph 21 above by reason of paragraph 22(1)(c) above, a statement of the tare weight and related particulars marked upon that vehicle, and. Preliminary 1. the effect of the following provisions of this paragraph. 73. Notwithstanding anything in paragraph 24 above, nails—. 1980/1070 Sch. The act established a network of local authority officials to inspect goods sold in shops, public houses and other establishments to see if specified weights and measures … if the request is made before the departure from the premises at which the fuel is delivered of the person delivering it, with respect to any of that fuel the delivery of which has been completed but which is still capable of identification. 2011/2331), The Deregulation (Weights and Measures) Order 1999 (S.I. a superficial area equal to that of a square each side of which measures one metre. 1963 Sch. prescribing penalties not exceeding level 2 on the standard scale for any offence under such byelaws. 1878 - Various laws were consolidated in the Weights and Measures Act. 4; S.I. 289C(2)(3), 289G; 1977 c. 45 s. 31(2)(3); Sch. 3(2) substituted (11.4.2009) by, This paragraph applies to any collection of two or more items which, not itself being—, required by or under Part IV of this Act, except this paragraph, to be pre-packed only if the container is marked with particular information, or. the names of the seller and of the consignee and the destination of the train. 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If paragraph 26 above is contravened, the consignor shall be guilty of an offence. section 3 so far as it relates to the coinage standards, section 93 so far as it relates to regulations under section 7 of the. 8 para. 5. any sale in the case of which the buyer is to take delivery in or from a ship, any sale as a whole of ballast produced in the demolition or partial demolition of a building where the buyer is responsible for the removal of the ballast from the site of the building, and. THE STANDARDS OF WEIGHTS AND MEASURES (ENFORCEMENT) ACT, 1985 2. An Act relating to the use of uniform weights and measures throughout Singapore. 4, para. a volume equal to that of a cube each edge of which measures one metre. 1980/1070 reg. It also refers to similar royal and parliamentary acts of the Kingdoms of England and Scotland and the medieval Welsh states. 1963 Sch. In subsection (9)(c), for the words “the 1963 Act” there shall be substituted the words “the 1985 Act”. 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