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Name: Consumer Protection Act, 2054 (1998).
Country: Nepal
Subject(s): Economic and social policy
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1998-01-28
Entry into force:
Published on: Nepal Recorder, 1998-03-22, No. 8, pp. 61-71
ISN: NPL-1998-L-49391
Bibliography: Nepal Recorder, 1998-03-22, No. 8, pp. 61-71
Laws on-line in English Laws on-line in English Nepal Law Commission, www.lawcommission.gov.np, Nepal PDF of Act as amended to 2010 PDF of Act as amended to 2010 (consulted on 2011-08-11)
Abstract/Citation: Establishes a Consumer Protection Council charged with the promotion of consumer rights. Prohibits price-fixing, hoarding, and other unfair trading practices. Also creates a Compensation Committee which shall award damages in connection with complaints filed under the Act.
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