Mar 23,2020 | 10 min read

Legal Acts Knowledge Dossier by LexComply (23 March 2020)

Below are the statutory updates for the following acts:

  1. Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1991 and Assam Rules, 1991
  2. Companies Act, 2013
  3. Competition Act, 2002
  4. COVID- Uttar Pradesh
  5. Customs Act, 1962
  6. Delhi Police Act, 1978
  7. Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940
  8. Employees Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952
  9. Employees State Insurance Act, 1948
  10. Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Delhi
  11. Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Haryana
  12. Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Karnataka
  13. Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Maharashtra
  14. Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Uttarakhand
  15. Essential Commodities Act, 1955
  16. Export of Goods and Services from India as per circular on Exports of Goods and Services issued by RBI
  17. Factories Act, 1948 & Karnataka Factories Rules, 1969
  18. Food Safety and Standards (Import) Regulations, 2016
  19. Government of Haryana
  20. Import of Goods and Services as per circular on Imports of Goods and Services issued by RBI
  21. Income Tax Act, 1961
  22. Insecticides Act, 1968
  23. Maternity Benefit Act, 1961
  24. Minimum Wages Act, 1948 and Kerala Minimum Wages Rules, 1958
  25. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
  26. Ministry of Labour and Employment
  27. Protection of Children from Sexual Offfence Act, 2012
  28. SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015

 

Act/Rule/Regulation Date Notification / Circular
Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1991 and Assam Rules, 1991 27-02-2020 Guidelines No. WB-LB-306-2017-18-334- Storage and trading of coal by any occupier is treated as Industrial Activity
Companies Act, 2013 12-03-2020 Gen Circ. 09-2020-Relaxation of additional fees and extension of last date in filing of forms MGT-7 Annual Returns and AOC-4 (Financial Statements- UT of J&K and UT of Ladakh
Companies Act, 2013 13-03-2020 Notification No. G.S.R. 170(E)- Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Second Amendment Rules, 2020
Companies Act, 2013 13-03-2020 Notification No. G.S.R. 169(E)- Companies (Incorporation) Second Amendment Rules, 2020
Companies Act, 2013 19-03-2020 Notice regarding Board Meetings under Companies Act, 2013
Companies Act, 2013 19-03-2020 Notification No. 186(E) Companies (Meetings of Board and its Powers) Amendment Rules, 2020
Competition Act, 2002 11-03-2020 Notf. S.O. 1034(E)- Exempts banking company from the application of the provisions of Sections 5 and 6 of the Competition Act, 2002
COVID- Uttar Pradesh 17-03-2020 Letter No. 83-66-Advisory for Coronavirus COVID-2020- Guidelines
Customs Act, 1962 13-03-2020 Notification No. 24-2020-CUSTOMS (N.T.) S.O. 1059(E)- To Amend Notification No. 36-2001-Customs (N.T.) dt 03.08.2001, S.O. 748(E)
Delhi Police Act, 1978 18-03-2020 Direction for prevention and control of the outbreak of pandemic disease namely COVID 19
Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 11-03-2020 Notification No. G.S.R. 166(E)- Drugs and Cosmetics (Second Amendment) Rules, 2020
Employees Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 19-03-2020 Public Notice- Pub. Not.- Visitors are not permitted to enter regional office, Gurgaon till 31.03.2020-prevent COVID-1
Employees State Insurance Act, 1948 16-03-2020 Notice No. P-11/14/Misc./1/2019-Rev.- Due date extended for payment of ESI contribution for the month of February 2020 and March 2020 till 15th April 2020 and 15th May 2020 respectively
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Delhi 12-03-2020 Order No. F.51/DGHS/COVID-19/2020/202-215- Delhi Epidemic Disease, COVID 19 Regulation, 2020
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Delhi 16-03-2020 Order No. F.51/DGHS/COVID-19/2020/2500- Direction for prevention and control of COVID 19
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Delhi 19-03-2020 Order No.F.51/DGHS/COVID-19/2020/2698-2712- Direction for control of outbreak of epidemic disease namely COVID 19 in NCT of Delhi
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Haryana 11-03-2020 Notification No. 46/4/2020-5HB-II- Haryana Epidemic Disease, COVID 19 Regulation, 2020
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Haryana 22-03-2020 Lockdown in Gurugram, Faridabad, Sonipat, Panipat, Jhajjar, Rohtak, Panchkula
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Karnataka 22-03-2020 Restriction imposed in the district of Banglore Urban, Banglore Rural, Kalaburagi, Chikkaballapur, Mysuru, Madikeri, Dharwad, Mangaluru and Belagavi from 23.04.2020 to 01.04.2020
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Maharashtra 14-03-2020 Notification No. Corona-2020-CR-58-Aarogya-5- The Maharashtra COVID-19 Regulation, 2020
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Maharashtra 17-03-2020 Maharashtra- Amemded order under rule 10 for social distancing
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Uttarakhand 18-03-2020 Direction for Private offices, Business Firm and Industrial institute for prevention of COVID 19
Epidemic Disease Act, 1897- For Uttarakhand 22-03-2020 Lockdown for non essential services in the state of Uttarakhand from 22 March 2020 to 31 March 2020
Essential Commodities Act, 1955 13-03-2020 Notification No. S.O. 1087(E)- Essential Commodities Order, 2020
Essential Commodities Act, 1955 21-03-2020 Notification S.O. 1197(E)- Fixation of price of mask (2ply and 3 ply), melt brown, non woven fabric and hand sanitizers order, 2020
Export of Goods and Services from India as per circular on Exports of Goods and Services issued by RBI 06-03-2020 Notification No. FEMA 14(R)-(2)-2020-RB-Foreign Exchange Management (Manner of Receipt and Payment) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2020
Factories Act, 1948 & Karnataka Factories Rules, 1969 07-03-2020 Notification No. LD 40 KABANI 2018 (P-3)- Karnataka Factories (Amendment) 2019
Food Safety and Standards (Import) Regulations, 2016 06-03-2020 Public Notice No. 1-1700-FSSAI-Imports-2019- List of Mapped HS Codes with FSS Regulations and Food Code System
Government of Haryana 20-03-2020 Advisory No. 5/4/2020-2HC- Invoking section 144, CrPC 1973, as a precautionary measure in response to spread of nCOVID 19
Import of Goods and Services as per circular on Imports of Goods and Services issued by RBI 06-03-2020 Notification No. FEMA 14(R)-(2)-2020-RB- Foreign Exchange Management (Manner of Receipt and Payment) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2020
Income Tax Act, 1961 13-03-2020 Notification No. S.O. 1057(E)- Non-resident shall be deemed as Foreign Institutional Investor for transactions made on recognized stock exchange in IFSC
Insecticides Act, 1968 03-03-2020 Notification No. S.O. 954(E)- To Amendment in existing insecticides list included in Schedule
Maternity Benefit Act, 1961 07-03-2020 Notification S.R.O. No. 184-2020- Provisions under Maternity Benefit Act, 1961 are extended to private educational institutions with unaided schools inclusive teachers
Minimum Wages Act, 1948 and Kerala Minimum Wages Rules, 1958 05-03-2020 Notification No. P3.Pdl. 1-2020-DES- Consumer Price Index Numbers for Agricultural Labourers and Industrial Workers for January 2020
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare 22-03-2020 Advisory on Social Distancing Measure in view of spread of COVID-19 disease
Ministry of Labour and Employment 20-03-2020 Extending the last date of filing of Unified Annual Return under 8 Labour Laws for the year 2019, upto 30 April 2020
Protection of Children from Sexual Offfence Act, 2012 09-03-2020 Notification No. G.S.R. 165(E)- Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Rules, 2020
SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015 19-03-2020 SEBI/HO/CFD/CMD1/CIR/P/2020/38- Relaxation from certain provisions of the SEBI (LODR) Regulations, 2015 due to the CoVID -19 virus pandemic

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