OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF CENTRAL EXCISE ::
TRADE NOTICE : 134 / 2003 Dated: 6.10.2003
Sub: Communication of Ministry’s Notification Nos.74/2003-CE(N.T), 75/2003–CE (NT) & 76/2003–CE(NT), all dated:
Copy of Ministry’s Notification Nos. 74 / 2003 – CE (N.T), 75 / 2003 – CE (NT) & 76 / 2003 – CE (NT), all dated: 25.9.2003 are communicated herewith.
The contents of the Trade Notice may be brought to the knowledge of all constituent members of Trade Associations / Chamber of Commerce.
(Issued from file C.NO.IV/16/ 2 /2003-C.Ex.Pol )
//ATTESTED// (D.P. NAIDU)
JOINT COMMISSIONER OF C.EX.
As per mailing list I/II/III / All Sections in Hqrs., Trichy.
Whereas the Central Government is satisfied that according to a practice that was generally prevalent regarding levy of duty of excise (including non-levy thereof) under section 3 of the Central Excise Act, 1944 (1 of 1944) (hereinafter referred to as the said Excise Act), on cotton waste falling under Heading No. 52.02 of the First Schedule to the Central Excise Tariff Act, 1985 (5 of 1986), cleared by hundred per cent Export Oriented Undertakings and allowed to be sold in India, and that such cotton waste were liable to duty of excise which was not being levied according to the said practice during the period commencing on and from the 23rd July, 1996 and ending with 28th February, 1997;
Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 11C of the said Excise Act, the Central Government hereby directs that the duty of excise payable on the said cotton waste, cleared by hundred per cent Export Oriented Undertakings and allowed to be sold in India, but for the said practice, shall not be required to be paid in respect of such cotton waste on which the said duty of excise was not being levied during the aforesaid period in accordance with the said practice.
In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (iii) of Explanation 2 to the proviso to sub-section (1) of section 3 of the Central Excise Act, 1944 (1of 1944), the Central Government hereby specifies Boranada Special Economic Zone at Jodhpur, in the State of Rajasthan, as a ³special economic zone².
Explanation.- For the purposes of this notification, 'Boranada Special Economic Zone' means Boranada Special Economic Zone, located at and comprising of the places bearing the area, khasra numbers specified below, namely:-
Area: 452 .00 Bighas
150 part, 151 part, 152, 152/1, 153 part, 155, 158, 159, 160, 161/1, 161, 162 part, 162/1 part, 176 part, 177 part, 178, 179 part, 179/1 part, 180 part, 180/1 part, 181, 181/2, 182, 183 part, 186 part, 186/1 part, 187 part.
(D. S. Garbyal)
UNDER SECRETARY TO THE GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (iii) of Explanation 2 to the proviso to sub-section (1) of section 3 of the Central Excise Act,1944 (1 of 1944), the Central Government hereby specifies Manikanchan Special Economic Zone at Salt Lake as a 'special economic zone'.
Explanation.- For the purposes of this notification, ³Manikanchan Special Economic Zone² means the Manikanchan Special Economic Zone at Salt Lake, Kolkata located at and comprising of area and enclosed by boundaries as specified below, namely:-
State: West Bengal
Location of the project : Plot No.1, Block CN, Sector-V,
Bidhannagar (Salt Lake City)
District North 24 Parganas :
P.S. : Bidhannagar (South)
Kolkata -700 091.
Area of land : 303.11 Cottah (Approx. 5 Acre)
Boundries: North : Type IV Road
South : Type III Road
East : Plot No.CN-2
West : Plot No.CN-1A and CN-1B
(D. S. Garbyal)