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It specifies the conditions which govern the use of standards and lays down the procedure for grading, marking and packaging of agricultural produce. The Agriculture Produce Act of act provides grade standards for agricultural commodities and live stock products. The Sale of Goods Act of act provides some safeguards to buyers of goods if goods purchased do not fulfill the express or implied conditions and warranties. Consumer Protection issues are dealt with when complaints are made to the Director-General of Fair Trade. It creates strict enterprise liability for all producers and retailers for any harm to consumers from products, as a way to promote basic standards of health and safety.
Indian Contract Act, lays down the conditions in which promises made by parties to a contract will be legally binding on each other. It also lays down the remedies available to aggregate party if the other party fails to honor his promise. Missouri has a similar statute called the Merchandising Practices Act.
Consumer complaints against companies are not published, but investigation work, undertakings, and enforcement are located at. Provide speedy redress to consumer complaints and petition arisen from fraud, unfair practice and exploitation of consumer.
In addition, California encourages its consumers to act as private attorneys general through the liberal provisions of its Consumers Legal Remedies Act. The Kenyan rule also stipulates that citizens would have legal recourse in the case of injury or product defects.
The following lists consumer legislation at the nation-state level. In recent years, many effective judgment have been passed by some state and National Consumer Forums.