Meghalaya Excise (Amendment) Rules, 1995
Published vide Notification No. ERTS (E)-58/80/127, dated 27.4.1995, in the Meghalaya Gazette, Part 5A, dated 11.5.1995, page 107
Last Updated 19th February, 2020 [meg073]
Notification No. ERTS (E)-58/80/127, dated 27.4.1995. - In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 36 of the Meghalaya Excise Act (Assam Act 1 of 1910 as adapted by Meghalaya) and in partial modification of this Department Notification No. ERTS (E)-58/80/104, dated 1st April, 1995 the Governor of Meghalaya is pleased to make further amendments to the Meghalaya Excise Rules (Assam Excise Rules as adapted and amended by Meghalaya) (hereinafter referred to as the principal rules) namely:
1. Short title and commencement. - (1) These Rules may be called the Meghalaya Excise (Amendment) Rules, 1995.
(2) They shall come into force with effect from 1st May, 1995.
2. Amendment of Rule 370. - (1) In Rule 370 of the Principal Rules, for the existing rule the following shall be substituted, namely:
"In Rule 370 IMFL (India-made foreign liquor) includes Brandy, Whisky, Rum, Vodka, Gin, Wine, Liquor and Beer.
"370. Imposition of pass fee for importing India-made foreign liquor in Meghalaya. - (1) Notwithstanding anything contained in these Rules, no import permit for import of I.M.F.L. into Meghalaya shall be issued to any person unless a pass fee for the privilege of such import of Rs. 3 (Rupees three) only per bulk litre in respect of the IMFL other than Beer and of Rs. 2 (Rupees two) only per bulk litre in respect of Beer has been paid.
(2) The fees payable under sub-rule (1) shall be made through the respective District or Sub-divisional Excise Offices before issue of import permit."
This cancels this Department Notification No. ERTS (E)-58/80/126, dated 28th April, 1995.