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[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
CENTRAL BOARD OF EXCISE AND CUSTOMS
NEW DELHI

NOTIFICATION NO

21/2017-Central Excise, Dated: July 18, 2017

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 5A of the Central Excise Act, 1944 (1 of 1944), sub-section (3) of section 3 of the Additional Duties of Excise (Goods of Special Importance) Act, 1957 (58 of 1957) and sub-section (3) of section 3 of the Additional duties of Excise (Textiles and Textile Articles) Act, 1978 (40 of 1978), the Central Government, on being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby rescinds the notifications of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) as specified in column (2) of the table below, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i), vide corresponding number G.S.R. as specified in column (3) of the Table below, except as respects things done or omitted to be done before such rescission.

TABLE

S.NO.

Notification No.

GSR No.

(1)

(2)

(3)

1.

56/2002-Central Excise, dated 14-11-2002

764(E) dated 14-11-2002

2.

57/2002-Central Excise, dated 14-11-2002

765(E) dated 14-11-2002

3.

49/2003-Central Excise, dated 10-6-2003

471(E) dated 10-6-2003

4.

50/2003-Central Excise, dated 10-6-2003

472(E) dated 10-6-2003

5.

20/2007-Central Excise, dated 25-4-2007

307(E) dated 25-4-2007

6.

1/2010-Central Excise, dated 6-2-2010

62(E) dated 6-2-2010

[F.No.354/119/2017-TRU]

(Mohit Tewari)
Under Secretary to the Government of India