5 omitted (1.10.1995) by virtue of, Words in Sch. 7 para. the name of the buyer and the address of the premises to which the goods to which the document relates are being delivered, subject to sub-paragraph (2) below, the aggregate net weight of those goods, and, where any of those goods are made up in containers—. Weights and Measures. Act ID: 201001: Act Number: 01: Enactment Date: 2010-01-13: Act Year: 2010: Short Title: The Legal Metrology Act, 2009: Long Title: An Act to establish and enforce standards of weights and measures, regulate trade and commerce in weights, measures and other goods which are sold or distributed by weight, measure or number and for matters connected therewith or incidental … 17. The Standards of Weights and Measures Enforcement Act, 1985 (the Principal Act) provides for the enforcement of the standards of weights and measures established by the Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976. 6 para. 6 para. Skip to main content. 1980/1742 regs. 2 Subs. to agricultural liming materials, other than calcareous sand, to, and to any mixture consisting mainly of, inorganic fertilisers, other than such fertilisers or such a mixture made up into pellets or other articles for use as individual items, and, ) Goods to which this Part of this Schedule applies which are not pre-packed, other than liquid fertilisers, shall be sold only by quantity, being—, if the goods are sold in a container which does not exceed the permitted weight and the gross weight of the goods is not less than, Goods to which this Part of this Schedule applies shall be pre-packed only if the container is marked with an indication of quantity, being—. 4 para. 75. 15(1). LEGISLATION The Standards of Weights and Measures Act,1976 The standards of weight and measures 1980/1070 Sch. 1963 s. 9A(7); 1976 s. 2(1); S.I. Operational Date: May 31, 1976 . 4. Miscellaneous Goods to be Marked when Pre-Packed with Net Weight, detergents, other than liquid detergents, and. a statement of the type of fuel in each vehicle. 1 omitted (1.10.1995) by virtue of, Sch. Subject to paragraphs 22 and 28 below, the vehicle shall not be loaded until its tare weight has been determined or redetermined by means of suitable weighing equipment at the place of loading. 1963 Sch. … any sale in the state in which it was produced of clinker or ashes produced as a by-product, or of any other ballast produced as a casual product, of the carrying on of an industrial process on any premises or of the mining of coal where the buyer is responsible for the removal of the ballast from those premises or, as the case may be, from the colliery tip. wood fuel which is not made up in a container for sale shall be sold by retail only by net weight; in the case of a sale by retail of wood fuel made up in a container for sale, the quantity by net weight of the fuel sold shall be made known to the buyer before he pays for or takes possession of it. ) This paragraph applies to any pattern of weighing equipment—, the certificate of approval in respect of which was, or is deemed to have been, granted under section 12 of the 1963 Act and was in force immediately before 1st December 1980, and. If paragraph 26 above is contravened, the consignor shall be guilty of an offence. 16A omitted (11.7.2013) by virtue of, Sch. any person, being a person concerned in the sale, carriage or delivery of that fuel, wilfully removes, defaces or alters any such document attached to the vehicle, Paragraph 21 above shall not apply to any rail vehicle loaded at a mine of coal respect to which it is certified by or on behalf of the, that in no year is the aggregate amount of solid fuel loaded as mentioned in paragraph 20 above likely to exceed. except where the whole of the relevant goods carried on the vehicle are for delivery to a single buyer, and except where the whole of the vehicle’s load consists of such solid fuel as is mentioned in paragraph 7(a) above, the net weight of the goods in each of those containers; Where the whole of the vehicle’s load consists of relevant goods not made up in containers and is being delivered to the same person at the same premises, the statement referred to in sub-paragraph (1)(d) above shall not be required at any time while the vehicle is travelling between the place where it was loaded and the nearest suitable and available weighing equipment if the delivery document states that the quantity of the relevant goods is to be expressed by net weight determined by means of that equipment and specifies the place at which the equipment is situated. A certificate of fitness for use as a local standard issued under section 4(4) of the 1963 Act which was in force both on 4th October 1979 and immediately before the commencement of this Act shall cease to be in force at the expiration of the period of ten years from the date of issue of the certificate. of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products (recast), as amended from time to time. Any document required by paragraph 7 or 8 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 7 above, on the unloading of the ballast to which the document relates at the premises to which that ballast is to be delivered—, before any of that ballast is so unloaded, the document shall be handed over to the buyer, or. 5 para. By sections; View whole (287KB) Versions and amendments; Print/Download PDF [571KB] Add to web feed; Order a commercial print; Contents; Previous … LEGISLATION The Standards of Weights and Measures Act,1976 The standards of weight and measures 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. 4; S.I. the total net weight of fuel carried in the train, a statement of the type of fuel carried in the train, and. the circumstances which have led to the giving of the notice; the date on which the notice takes effect; and. any sale with a view to its industrial use of ballast of any description mentioned in paragraph 1(b), (c) or (d) above. 1966/238 art. 2 para. 18 of 1987, L.N. 6 para. 5 para. 9(1)(b)(2)(b) substituted (1.10.1995) by, Words in Sch. A single gallon was decreed, defined as the volume occupied by 8 para. 1 omitted (1.1.2000) by virtue of, any person makes an application for an approval, or. 1966/238 art. 34 substituted (1.10.1995) by, Miscellaneous Goods to be Sold by or Marked With Net Weight of Capacity Measurement, Subject to paragraph 37 below, goods to which this Part of this Schedule applies—, unless pre-packed, shall be sold by retail only by net weight or by capacity measurement, and. 5. An Act relating to the use of uniform weights and measures throughout Singapore. In this Schedule, " ballast" means any of the following materials, that is to say—. any other material commonly known in those industries as ballast. 1970/1708 art. CAST IN 1878. Weights and measures activities are pervasive within the United States. Subject to sub-paragraphs (2) and (3) below, solid fuel shall be sold only by net weight. was in force immediately before the commencement of this Act. The same … 4. Each of the following instruments, namely—. 3. where the provision (Part, Chapter or section) has never come into force or; where the text of the provision is subject to change, but no date has yet been appointed by the appropriate person or body for those changes to come into force. 2. 10 para. Interpretation Définitions Definitions Définitions 2 In this Act, S.I. 8. 25 substituted (1.10.1995) by. to weigh in multiples or fractions of an ounce troy in substitution for grains or fractions thereof and to have its capacity expressed in ounces troy. The Weights and Measures Act 1979 (c. 45). Where any byelaw to which paragraph 25 above applies contains a requirement not only to mark a price clearly and legibly but to mark it in figures of at least three inches in height, the reference to three inches shall be construed as a reference to 7.5 centimetres. There shall be exempted from all requirements of paragraph 20 above goods of any description in a quantity of less than, Words in Sch. articles offered as feed for household pets, being manufactured feed or bird feed, other than animal feed in biscuit of cake form pre-packed in a quantity by number not exceeding sixteen, Subject to paragraphs 24 and 25 below, goods to which this Part of this Schedule applies—, The following shall be exempted from the requirements of this Part of this Schedule—. 1980/1742 reg. the name of the consignee and the destination of the vehicle. The Madras Weights and Measures Act, 1948 (XXII of 1948), as in force in the State of Madras or of Andhra 11. THE STANDARDS OF WEIGHTS AND MEASURES (ENFORCEMENT) ACT, 1985 2. 2008/1277), Food Safety Act 1990 (c. 16, SIF 53:1, 2), The Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 (S.I. sections 32 to 37 (liability of third parties and defences), sections 38 to 42 and 44 to 46 (powers of inspectors, etc. distemper or paste paint in a quantity of less than 250 grams, bird seed in a quantity of less than 125 grams, and. Legislation Type: Act. 3 Pt. 1983/1077 art. 11, 12; S.I. 5 para. 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. if not so made up, shall be sold only by volume in a multiple of 0.1 cubic metre. containing a description of the verifier’s system of records for showing that any weighing or measuring equipment passed as fit for use for trade conforms with any such regulations and (where applicable) any such certificates of approval. 2(3)(d), 3, Sch. 1963 Sch. 1963 s. 43(1); 1980 c. 65 Sch. 2, 3. 3. 2 substituted (3.4.2001) by, Entry in Sch. An approved verifier shall prepare and keep up-to-date a quality system manual, that is to say, a document–. 11 para. shall be pre-packed only if the container is marked with an indication of quantity by capacity measurement. 5 para. Appointment of inspectors. 1963 Sch. Search within this Act. Legal measurement traceability is required to be to those standards maintained pursuant to the Measurement Standards Act 1992, or to … 1963 s. 38(1); 1979 s. 4(3), Sch. Tell us whether you accept cookies . There shall be exempted from the requirements of sub-paragraph (1) above—. 3(2); 1979 s. 11(6). Words in Sch. 9. —(1) In this Act, unless the context … may be pre-packed in a container marked with an indication of quantity by volume, Words in Sch. Paragraph 11 above shall not have effect in any area unless the local weights and measures authority for that area so direct by byelaw. 1963 Sch. 5. This Part of this Schedule shall have effect with respect to the carriage by a road vehicle on a journey any part of which is along a highway of any solid fuel required by paragraph 2 above to be sold only by net weight (in this Part of this Schedule referred to as “, If the vehicle is carrying any relevant goods for delivery to a buyer in pursuance of, or of an agreement for, a sale of a quantity exceeding. Grant of new approval following withdrawal. 1963 ss. In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires- :&t;;Prcb- “Bureau” means the Bureau of Standards established by the Standards Act; 1; S.I. the reference in sub-paragraph (1) of paragraph 7 to paragraph 2 of Schedule 4 were a reference to paragraph 5 of this Schedule. There shall be exempted from all requirements of this Part of this Schedule goods of any description in a quantity of less than, Words in Sch. 3B; 1976 Sch. 9/1988, Act No. 4(1) omitted (1.10.1995) by virtue of, Sch. 9(a) substituted (1.10.1995) by. 1970/1708 art. 1963 s. 51(2); 1979 ss. 4 PC 18441 lb”, immured in the Palace of Westminster; a bronze bar marked “Copper 16 oz. 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. shall be pre-packed only if the container is marked with an indication of quantity either by net weight or by capacity measurement. Notes : See coming into force provision and notes, where applicable. 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